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New Farm Cinemas | Now Open

For your viewing pleasure!

New Farm Cinemas | Now Open

A timeless classic is quintessentially Hollywood and even all the way down here in the land "Down Under", the glitz and glamour of cinema is an art-form not lost on those who yearn to experience the best in the biz.

Ooh Mami | Just like mums

Yes please!

Ooh Mami | Just like mums

After a hard day of work, nothing quite compares to a home-cooked meal from mum. Fluffing its’ feathers on Oxford Street, Ooh Mami is stepping in as our home-away-from-home-mother, with fresh made and healthy food.

Brisbane Lookout | Premium Vista

Even Better Than a Bird's Eye View

Brisbane Lookout | Premium Vista

We dare you to think of a place that’s seen more first dates, proposals, moments spent pondering the meaning of life beneath the stars, birthday celebrations, anniversaries or excited tourists visiting our beautiful city.

Bread & Meat Co. | Eat me

Tongue-tyingly Good Eats!

Bread & Meat Co. | Eat me

There is a good reason why Subway employees are called Sandwich Artists. It is because the process of making a good, filling sandwich is an art in itself. Take a look at the menu of Bread & Meat Co. and you’ll see what I mean.

Bluegrass | Live Music

Yeehaw!

Bluegrass | Live Music

Fiddle me this...Where can you see some of Australia's (and overseas) best bluegrass musicians in a picturesque setting? The Redlands Bluegrass Festival of course! Running over the weekend from the 8th August, this hand-clappin', thigh-slappin' musical spectacular will showcase the real nuts and bolts of bluegrass music in Australia.

Lock 'n' Load | Giant Jugs

Jumpin' Jazz & Giant Jugs of Beer

Lock 'n' Load | Giant Jugs

You’ve probably had a busy day, a busy week, a busy year. You’re looking to relax and unwind somewhere, to have some cold drinks and tasty food. Somewhere not too loud but not too boring. Somewhere just like Lock’n’Load.

The Smoke BBQ | Guilt Aside

A Hearty Slice of America

The Smoke BBQ | Guilt Aside

The Smoke brings decades of restaurant experience in America to our shores, dishing up authentic American fare for an Australian audience with an appetite. With a smoker imported from the U.S. to give that final touch of Americana, The Smoke has been dishing up delights for the connoisseur carnivore since 2006.

EKKA 2014 | It's gotta be Ekka time!

Fun Times!

EKKA 2014 | It's gotta be Ekka time!

A wisp of fairy floss, the sight of boiling oil rapidly crisping the outer-shell of the fluffiest, most spectacularly so-bad-for-you-they're-good golden dagwood dogs and the sweet smell of gigantic QLD Strawberries face-planting into luscious mounds of Lick! Strawberry icecream.

Brisbane Institute of Art | Inner Artist

BiA is a blank canvas waiting for you

Brisbane Institute of Art | Inner Artist

Have you got a creative itch that you just can’t scratch? An urge to paint, draw, sculpt or photograph but feel you don’t have the technical know-how? Need that final push into the intimidating art world? With a range of art courses, from weekend workshops to semester classes, Brisbane institute of Art (BiA) is a blank canvas waiting for you to paint all over it.

E'cco Bistro | Inspire

20 Years Young

E'cco Bistro | Inspire

E'cco Bistro continues to amaze and inspire. Owned by Philip Johnson, every dish that comes out of the kitchen is a work of delicious art. The service is five star and the wine list extensive. A regular must in your culinary adventures. 20 years is a long time in the Bistro business, but they’ve done it with modesty, style, and a deliciously evolving menu.