Time to get groovy like a drive-in movie
It's another magnificent week in the month of March and we've scouted some of the most magical things happening around Brisbane. From Trendy new art deco spaces, winter ice shows, to tons of foodie delights and a seriously groovy event, you won't want to miss out on the all the fun. So stick around and have check out of some of Brissy's best.
Brb, indulging on the sweeter things in life
#ForkTalk, this week this for our fellow foodies and beer brethren. We've got some exciting culinary delights to show you, as well as some new brews on the block. Once your bellies are filled, there's some spicy entertainment coming up that'll make you want to boogie and leave you at awe.
Get crabs at Gambaro's Seafood Restaurant this March
As we make our way well into March, our midday munchies have been marching in too, and we've been in a particularly crabby mood. Thankfully, the succulent seafood Gods at Gambaro Seafood Restaurant have got our cravings sorted.
For picnic lovers who prefer pink gin to green tea.
On the banks of the Brisbane River, surrounded by sprawling city views, the River Quay Green is an oasis you didn’t know you needed. Why is it so special you ask? Because it has improved picnics the same way speakeasy’s improved the Prohibition era; by permitting alcohol.
Top 10 Must Do's for the Year of the Pig
The only thing better than one New Year’s Party is a second New Year’s party a month later. The year of the pig is just around the corner, and with it comes the perfect opportunity to eat, drink and be merry. We can barely contain our excitement for all the Lunar New Year celebrations popping up around Brisbane, so we’ve narrowed down the seven best places for your perfect New Year do-over!
Presenting the Triple B: Brisbane's Best Burgers
‘B’ for Brisbane, ‘B’ for burgers. Think you’ve had them all? Think again. Appetising creations lurk around our entire city, waiting to be discovered and devoured. With these top selections in Brisbane, be ready to get down and dirty, with oodles of sauce dripping past your wrists, and be rewarded with satisfaction so great, it’ll plaster a huge grin on your face.
Sip, sip, hooray!
Machinery Street will host the city’s first Champagne Laneway. With twelve different Champagnes to taste and Montrachet’s new boulangerie rolling out the French flavours, this brunchtime event is guaranteed to pop!
Tickets are $49pp, and include a complimentary glass of NV Louis Roederer Brut Premier to savour over brunch bites. Three pop-up bars will offer twelve different Champagnes for purchase as you explore the Parisian laneway.
Limited tickets are available – grab yours today to avoid missing out!
5 Boat Party Ideas You Have to Try
Do you want your next party to look exceptional? Move it from the regular dull party venues into an exciting charter boat party!
However, throwing a boat party can be a difficult task if you don’t have boat party ideas on your mind. When throwing a boat party, the first thing to consider on your planning process is that the party should satisfy the basic human needs of pleasure, fun, and excitement. For instance, you must think of activities and games to make your party lively and enjoyable.
So, for your boat party to be successful, here are some ideas to consider for your next event.
Brisbane’s newest house party destination at Southpoint
This December will see the launch of the latest venture by hospitality group, Solotel (Riverbar & Kitchen and Aria Restaurant), the highly anticipated Little Big House in Southbank – Brisbane’s newest house party destination at Southpoint, Grey Street.
A little bit cheeky and a whole lot of fun, the former Collins Place Queenslander will showcase a venue for the young and young at heart with the aim to be the number one regular for Brisbane locals who love a good house party, people watching and great music.
at Sparrow Coffee #yum
Forget what you used to think about iced coffee, the summertime classic has grown up and gone global. Sparrow’s iced coffee is a very different beast. It’s classy, mature, straight-up delicious and the perfect drink for sweltering summer days.
On Friday, 27 October at 5pm
A jawdropping explosion of colour, culture, rhythm and showstoppers. Queensland – ready yourself for CIRQUE AFRICA, a kaleidoscopic, high performance show that celebrates the colour and culture of Africa, starring 22 performers from six African countries. It’s the show that won five stars at the Adelaide Fringe Festival this year, is acclaimed as the greatest performance experience from Africa and it will call the Roundhouse Theatre in Brisbane home for two thrilling weeks from October 24 to November 4!
Want to win a family pass for the show on Friday, 27 October at 5pm (4x tickets total)? Of course you do... read on...
One step forward, two steps back
Oh Brisbane, you really are something. On one corner, you can take us back in time with your beautiful, heritage listed buildings and on the other, we can feel like we've zipped into the future with your impeccable architecture and modern flair. We love being able to jump between the two so easily and we're totally spoilt for choice with outdoor cinemas to classic picture houses, historic pubs to seasonal pop-up bars and everything else in between. Whatever the mood, Brissy's got you covered.
Bigger, Better, Bavarian! | Ten This Year
Beer, check. Pretzel, check! A bite of juicy knackwurst coming right through… This Oktober, don your Dirndl and Lederhosen, and join in with the German community as they flock together to commemorate their dearly cherished tradition.
Spread those wings
The sun is shining and there's plenty to see, do, eat and drink around Brisbane over the next few weeks. Start the day right with a power walk around the river, grab a coffee in Spring Hill then lunch in Woolloongabba, fly into the Valley for a quick stretch before finishing the night with a wino named Mr Chester...