Put the petal to the metal
They say sunflowers always try to face the sun, and here at The Good Guide, we’ve adopted the same philosophy – with a generous dollop of sunscreen, of course. As summer starts to draw to a close here in Brissy, we’re soaking up the last rays in style and bringing you the best of what local life has to offer. Our advice? Skip the FOMO and read all about it below.
You're one in a melon
Oh hey, we didn’t see you there over our rose-coloured glasses. Can you believe we’ve reached the 200th edition of Word on the Street?! We don’t reckon we look a day over 30.
It’s late summer here in Brissy, and everything just seems a little more juicy than usual, just like this very food-heavy rotation of newness. Without further ado, let’s dive right in.
Port Royal's Favourite Live Music Places
Hear from one of Brisbane's hottest bands about the hottest music venues in the city! Port Royal is giving you all the goss on where has the best bar staff, stage and just straight up vibes.
Happy Chinese New Year
Happy Chinese New Year! We're saying goodbye to the Pig and celebrating the Year of the Rat. Brisbane has a hold lot of fun, cool and exciting things on offer. Check out what's on in Brisbane this time round.
It's the roaring 20s, old sport!
It’s 2020, and we’re now entering a whole new decade. It's time to party like a Gatsby. Let’s get the year – or decade – started, here’s a list of Brisbane’s best events, food and entertainment – fresh out the 2020 oven. Come get em while they're hot.
It's Chrissy in Brissy
Hey there, Brisbanians. It's summer time, and we're sure you're feeling the heat. With the heat seemingly taking over the city, don't stress. Blast some air con, pour yourself another frozen margarita (or any cold drink of your choice), and relax, unwind and check out some of hottest gigs, cafes and festival in Brissy.
Tis the sea-sun to feel jolly
With Christmas lights appearing in every shop, street and anywhere in between – it’s safe to say the year has gone quick. Although Brissy hasn’t turned into a winter wonderland, there’s still magic in the air. The weather is hot, but the events are hotter.
Suns Out, Buns Out!
November is just around the corner, which makes summer is incoming. It’s time for some fun in the sun. Make sure you’re slipping, slopping and slapping, and while you’re at it, keep update with what’s hot in Brisbane.
Pumpkin, spice and everything nice
With Halloween fast approaching, it’s all about thrills and chills. Although Brisbane doesn't have an autumnal vibe, that doesn't mean we can't have a spooky Spring. Embrace your inner Hallow-queen. Don't get freaked out - there's no tricks here, only some sweet treats. Here's what October's got to offer.
You grow, girl!
Spring has officially sprung. The weather is warming up, which might be a re-leaf if you don’t like the cold. Brisbane is blooming with good vibes, food, fun and art. Put a little spring in your step, here’s the run down on how to have the best thyme.
Stop and smell the rosé.
There’s never time to rest in Brisbane. Get ready to celebrate all the city has to offer – from live entertainment, music, healthy eating and hidden gems, to rosé, Star Wars, mighty burgers and reliving your teenage Fangirl days. There’s something to please everyone. Here’s a sandy dandy list of what’s coming up in Brisbane. You’ll want a pizza the action.
Brisbane turning up the heat
Throw out all your winter clothes, Spring is upon us!!! You’ll want to pull your hair back and kick your shoes off for this one because it gets a lil’ HOT up in here! We’ve rounded up the “hottest” events in Brisbane you’ll want to dip your toes into this Spring/Summer.
This expo’s a big dill
Has Brisbane’s biggest eco expo prickled your fancy? Thistle be the best weekend ever!
Fashion, Festivals & Feasts
It's Fashion Week baby! Brisbane's most fashionable feathers have come together to showcase this seasons hottest trends. While models strut their stuff at Howard Smith Wharves, we've made a list of some of the places and events you should be strutting your way to.
Don’t gift up!
Picture this, your father’s day present is a dead gift away, you’ve been braving yourself for the ultimate bunch of bad dad jokes and still don’t know what to get Dad this father’s day? Don’t worry we’ve got you covered! This freaking awesome (and unique!) Father’s Day Gift Guide will give you the low down on all the eats, treats and fashion feats for Father’s Day 2019. Who’s your daddy?