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Your Spring 2018 Cinema Guide

Lights, Camera, Action! Movies coming to screen this September that you have to see.

Your Spring 2018 Cinema Guide

Call your mates, get your hands on some tasty, tasty popcorn and put your booty in one of those comfy cinema chairs and get ready to watch some pretty fantastic movies! We’re about to let you in on the hottest films releasing this month.

Word On The Street #125

Good Food, Good Life

Word On The Street #125

We've got dinner sorted, and breakfast and lunch and second breakfast, yes we've got them all covered. With so many great new food spots popping up over Brisbane we're going to need to get some trousers with expandable waists. Good food is definitely better when shared with good friends so get the group chat up and let them know you're all over where you'll be having your next rendezvous.

20 'So Bad That They're Good' Dad Jokes

The Most Cringe-worthy, Gut-busting, Hilarious Dad Jokes... Ever!

20 'So Bad That They're Good' Dad Jokes

You may cringe, wish to bang your head against a wall, or projectile vomit when you hear a terrible Dad joke, but it seems that Dad jokes are here to stay. Dad jokes are the pun-tastic play on words that involve the kind of finesse that only comes from years of delivering jokes to an unsympathetic audience. The best thing is, you don’t even have to be a father to make Dad jokes. That’s the beauty of this timeless craft.

5 Unmissable Events at 2018 Brisbane Writers Festival

The Write Stuff : writers, thinkers and opinion makers!

5 Unmissable Events at 2018 Brisbane Writers Festival

Brisbane Writers Festival will feature over 140 local, Australian and internationally renowned writers, thinkers and opinion makers. Now in its 56th year, BWF has always explored the big ideas – this year is no exception as BWF will encourage their writers and audiences to try to answer the pressing question; “what the world needs now?”.

Word On The Street #124

Fashion, Flavour, Festivals & Fanatics

Word On The Street #124

While winter may not be a season in Brisbane the days are certainly getting warmer and longer. With spring just around the corner the city is gearing up for some of its best events to dates.From fashion festivals to beer festival, from comic con to donut cafes, you'll want to see what Brisbane has is store for the Spring season.

Find your Passion Project

And set your Creativity free!

Find your Passion Project

Living one’s dream seems to be a silly fantasy when it comes to adulting.

But what if you could do something to change it all? To open new doors for yourself and actually start walking through them? What if this isn’t everything there is to life - what if there’s more?

Behind MyHealth

Meet Beatrice Dantoc

Behind MyHealth

Meet Dr B, the coolest doc on the Bowen Hills block! This incredible woman is crazy about her family, her work and bubble tea! Get ready to understand life from the perspective of a doctor, after reading this you'll understand the passion behind helping others.

The Ultimate Father's Day Guide 2018

Who's Your Daddy?

The Ultimate Father's Day Guide 2018

Father’s Day is coming up this year and we all know that dads can be hard to please. Or maybe they just don’t really care. It wouldn’t be surprising after getting a bucket load of socks and ties as gifts, maybe they gave up on an exciting Fathers Day long ago.

If there's nothing else that will do the job why not make sure that your dad’s stomach and mind are satisfied on his very own special day, even better give him an experience that he won’t forget.

A Season For Dreamers: Queensland Theatre 2019

Queensland Theatre Reveals a Record Breaking 2019 Lineup

A Season For Dreamers: Queensland Theatre 2019

Queensland Theatre has unveiled their 2019 season and it’s set to be the most urgent, ambitious and entertaining season yet. After a ripper couple of years as the fastest growing performing arts company in the country, the company is achieving unprecedented levels of success in the form of touring shows as well as creating Queensland exclusives that are sure to be the envy of the rest of the country’s culture vultures.

Word On The Street #123

The winds of change..

Word On The Street #123

Brisbane is like a fine bottle of wine; over time the quality improves, and each sip is greatly appreciated. Our city is continually evolving and maturing, producing breathtaking venues that never cease to amaze us. If it's not an entirely new concept, it's a renovation or re-brand. Let's just say, if Bris were a TV series it would either be Packed to the Rafters or Keeping Up With The Kardashians - wouldn't you agree? No month is the same in this town and we wouldn't have it any other way!

Brisbane Festival 2018 Highlights

Your unmissable events guide

Brisbane Festival 2018 Highlights

It's that time of the year again as Brisbane Festival transforms the city over three dazzling weeks in September with a fully-loaded program of incredible dance, music, theatre, fun and much more!

Fun & Fabulous Throws by Flüffelbuster

The stylish essential 2018 home accessory has arrived....

Fun & Fabulous Throws by Flüffelbuster

A highly mysterious creature, the Flüffelbuster lives high in secluded mountaintops. Feeding exclusively on a diet of volcanic glitter ash and purified rock water, once a year under a full moon, they drop their fur in a magical process called Flüffelisation. Even though Spring is rapidly approaching and the process of packing away our winter clothes has started, the need for the perfect, comfy blanket is one thing that will never tire. Exclusively from Amigos de Hoy, the essential 2018 home accessory has arrived.

New bites & brews at Brewhouse

The saucy new menu has arrived [HOT HOT HOT]

New bites & brews at Brewhouse

Brewhouse has done it again! Not only are they serving up some of Queensland’s best brews, they’ve got a new menu too! Whether you’re dining alone or together, the new menu is sure to satisfy.

Word On The Street #122

Soak it up

Word On The Street #122

Everywhere you go, this city is bursting with talent. There's the local musos, chefs, artists and designers of every kind, you've got emergency service personal, builders, hairdressers, writers, barista's (low-key lifesavers) and the list goes on and on. We have an appreciation for those who do, what we can't. This week's Word On The Street is full of flavour & life. From enjoying tasty new bites created by hardworking chefs to being completely in awe of some of the city's most talented performers. Take the time to really enjoy the present, those feelings of satisfaction won't stick around for long so relish in the moment (no matter how big or small)!