There's no better time to live in Brisvegas!
Our calendars are undeniably filling up more and more as Brisbane expands further to the social city we all know and love - but the question is, where do we begin? With new events, restaurants, bars and more popping up every day, we have chosen some of the best to showcase in this weeks Word on The Street. Whether it's where to get the most unique Christmas presents or where to take the most aesthetically pleasing foodie pics, we’ve got you covered! As far as we’re concerned, there is no better time to live in Brisvegas!
This is where the magic happens
The sky is blue, the sun is shining and we can't think of a better week to have a good week. Whether that entails coffee and cake, brunch, decorating or a a bit of dancing in your underwear, whatever you need to make this week great. To help you conquer we've rounded up some of our favourites, this is where the magic happens.
Good Food, Good Drinks, Good Times
Not just a cool Clint Eastwood line, Whistle Dixie shoots to killer whiskey’s, craft beers, cocktails and also targets our taste-buds. A modern Australian venue with an Irish publican service style serves quality food, drink and live entertainment. Enjoy the craic, create some memories and try the luck of the Irish!
Born To Make History
This one goes out to the movers, the shaker and the mischief makers for well-behaved women rarely make history and well, we were born to make history!
Fun In The Sun
Festivals season is coming this year, and there a few zingers coming around. It makes a great opportunity to really take part in what our beautiful city has to offer. From riverside delights to cultural celebrations to everything food there truly is something for everyone. The bright summer sunshine and mild, cool winters bring festivals to Queensland throughout the year celebrating music, theatre, and food. We've got you covered for all the awesome festivals coming this summer.
Are you ready to blame it on the boogie?
Get ready to step into a disco time machine with dusted off dancing shoes because Australia’s biggest Motown Party is coming to Brisbane! With superstar artists like ‘Jackson 5’, 'The Village People', 'Sister Sledge', 'The Pointer Sisters' and ‘Kool and The Gang’ set to perform their greatest hits live - we want to celebrate and boogie all night long!
Let The Good Times Roll
We are heading towards the end of the year at a fast neck speed. Now more than ever it is important that we make the most of our precious weekends before our calendars fill up with festive commitments. Each year in Brisbane it feels like our blockbuster Events just gets bigger and bigger. This year is already is delivering a mammoth line up of world-class art exhibitions, live theatre, immersive festivals and more. here are a few to get you through to summer.
For The Beer Connoisseur
Tucked into a clandestine alley off of Boundary Street in West End there is an oasis for the beer connoisseur called the Brisbane Brewing Co.
There is a view of the chefs cooking up generous platters of real “Low and Slow” BBQ in the front half of the dining room and views of the craft beer goodness filled brewing tanks in the back room. This place is a welcome find!
You are cordially invited to partake in mischievous shenanigans
With Brisbane's events season in full swing our diaries are quickly filling and we cordially invite you to come with us, be mischievous and have a little (a lot) of fun.
Saddle up and trot on over to these locations
Giddy up! Melbourne Cup is almost here again, which means it’s time to find the perfect venue to enjoy all the action. It won’t be hard though, considering the wide range of places ready to cater for your fancy dresses and excuse to day drink. Here are some of the coolest spots to experience the races without having to leave Brisbane.
A Bespoke Drinking Experience
Since opening in mid-2017, Savile Row has solidified it’s reputation as one of Brisbane’s most sophisticated watering holes. Named for and inspired by the London fashion district famous for made-to-measure tailoring, this elegant bar embodies all the finery one would associate with a bespoke suit.
Brisbane's Best Guide for Dog Dates
Do you ever feel guilty about going out to catch up with friends over food and leaving your dog home alone with dry biscuits? Well fear no more, for here is a list of Brisbane’s unparalleled foodie stops that will welcome your pooch with wide arms (and maybe even a treat!). Here’s the ultimate guide to the best dog-friendly venues in Brisbane.
Try the latest at the Osbourne Hotel - it's heavenly!
We found one of the best new menus in town at the gorgeous Osbourne Hotel – it’s so good you’ll be transported into a state of absolute euphoria.
Learn the philosophies of the kitchen
If you haven't had the chance to meet him yet, here's an intro into the behind the scenes with the one and only Jacob Butler - the God in the kitchen of Brewhouse itself!
Brisbane's Expanding Playground
Brisbane’s playground is expanding and the number of places to frolic is growing. With all this new excitement there should only be one question on your lips, where do we go first?