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Get your sweet fix, without the stomach ache
Fresh from Melbourne, the highly acclaimed Sugar Republic is currently touring Australia, with Brisbane as its first destination (23 September - 14 October, Valley Metro Centre).

Sugar Republic is a pop-up interactive museum celebrating desserts, candy and all things sweet. This attraction boasts an impressive collection of artistic installations and sensory experiences, staged by Creative Nation Australia and local artists and creatives.

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Image by Sesame Ellis, courtesy of Sugar Republic website


Did you ever dream of a world made of lollies? Relive your childhood by climbing inside a gumball machine, jumping out of a giant birthday cake, swinging in a fairy floss room or playing in a ball pit.

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Image by Sesame Ellis, courtesy of Sugar Republic website


Capture "Insta-worthy" photographs as you encounter a sherbet-filled rainbow bridge, a larger-than-life traditional lolly shop to play in, interactive sprinkles wall and more.

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Image by Sesame Ellis, courtesy of Sugar Republic website


If that's not enough, visitors are also treated with limited amounts of ice-cream, lollies or fairy floss.

Tickets for hourly sessions can only be booked online. Visitors of all ages are welcome, however, sessions from 6:30pm are reserved for adults only.

Please note that selfie sticks, tripods and prams are not permitted inside the venue.

Ticket Prices
General Admission - $35
Children 12 years and younger - $29
Children 2 years and younger free of charge.
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Why? Celebratesugar, ice-cream and treats through artistic installations
When: From 10am
Where: Valley Metro Centre, 230 Brunswick Street, Fortitude Valley QLD 4006
Cost: General Admission $35 Children age 12 and under $29 Children age 2 and under free entry
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