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Word On The Street #114

Go on, get out there

Word On The Street #114

Lady birds and gentle pigeons, listen up. It's time to round up the flock and get ready for a jam-packed schedule this weekend, cause we're doing it all! From lantern-lit evening walks to long lunches, massive markets and beefed up bites, we've picked a few happenings that'll keep you warm, full and feeling good. If you're thinking of staying in, think again. There's too much to see and do so, spread those wings and get ready to soar around the city with us..

Celebrating the Life & Music of Prince

PRINCE TRIBUTE PARTY

Celebrating the Life & Music of Prince

It’s going to be one hell of a Purple Celebration for a night of hits, remixes and grooves by Prince, the music he was influenced by and of course the music of the many artists he inspired and worked alongside. E.M.U Unlimited & Sounds of Sonnenburg present the 1st annual PRINCE TRIBUTE PARTY at H Lounge, on the top floor of Hamilton Hotel on Saturday the 16th of June from 7pm.

Peace-Out Plastic Bags

The end of an era.

Peace-Out Plastic Bags

We're sure you've heard on the grapevine, single-use plastic bags are slowly (but surely) being phased out of local supermarkets around the country. ABOUT TIME we say. Woolworths revealed it would begin discontinuing the use of plastic bags in supermarkets, Big W and BWS stores, with a total ban in place by June 30. The move sparked Coles to agree to do the same less than two hours later and they're now set to have the affect in place by July 1.

Word On The Street #113

Winter brews; the good kind.

Word On The Street #113

Our stomachs are rumbling and our mouths, salivating. This week we're bringing you naughty (but oh so nice) bites and beverages to help get you through the cold front this month. Your morning brew should be hot, your burgers should be big and your evening beers should make you very hoppy. Read on to find out about the latest foodie events and specials happening over the next few wintery weeks!

Word On The Street 112

Say 'YES' to life

Word On The Street 112

Now that we've got mundane Monday out of the way we can focus on the rest of the week, what to do & where to go - Brisbane's a 'sleep when you're dead' kind of city and has plenty of events, eateries, new openings and happenings on offer for you to live (this weeks) life to it's fullest. Catch a bargain, footy game or the mad sweats, whatever you're after, just get out there and grab your life in Bris by the b***s.

Behind Native Interiors

Local Designers | Meet Nikki Stear

Behind Native Interiors

'Tis the season for all things beautiful, this season is highlighting the Best of Brisbane, at Indooroopilly Shopping Centre visit the Style and Design Market from June 7-10 to immerse yourself, to prepare you for what's to come we've met with one of the many featured local designers, Nikki, who will be showcasing her gorgeously ethical artisanal brand, Native Interiors. Make sure to head over to Indooroopilly Shopping Centre to check out her beautiful designs at the upcoming event!

6 Hottest June Events

Winter is gonna be lit.

6 Hottest June Events

Winter is coming, but this winter in Brisbane is gonna be lit, baby!

These are 6 of the hottest events happening this month to keep you warm this winter.

BEST OF BRISBANE STYLE & DESIGN MARKET

Meet the Local Designers, Fashion Makers & Style Shakers

BEST OF BRISBANE STYLE & DESIGN MARKET

For those of you who think you need to travel to Melbourne or Milan for handmade fashion and totally unique styles – here’s some good news for you!

The Indooroopilly Shopping Centre is holding its first ever Brisbane Style and Design Market between 7 and 10 June, where 22 local fashion architects will have an opportunity to delight you with their hand made designs.

Brewing with excitement and with the Markets just around the corner, here’s a taste of the designers who will proudly be displaying their creations to the fashionistas of Brisbane...

Word On The Street #111

You're pretty damn cool Brisbane

Word On The Street #111

During the cooler months, some of us choose to hibernate while others choose to rug up, get out and milk this glorious city for all it's worth. If you're a pigeon like us, you love to spread your wings and fly high! Rain, hail or shine, exploring every nook and cranny on the grid is totally our thing. We're a lucky flock of birds as Brisbane is always producing new and exciting things for us to see and do. Local is lovely and this week there are plenty of lovely things us locals can do - how does feasting on copious amounts of dessert and cheese or indulging in a little retail therapy sound?

What’s on this June [Pigeon Pick]

7 Events You HAVE to attend

What’s on this June [Pigeon Pick]

Brisbane is bursting at the seams this coming month with events that CAN NOT be missed. From iconic local fashion designers to international film festivals, art classes to dessert porn to river cruising, we guarantee there will be no empty spaces on your calendar this June. Here are seven events you don't want to miss!

Word On The Street #110

Food is life.

Word On The Street #110

To meat or not to meat, that is the question. On one side of town we have the sweetest vegan eatery of all and on the other, we have a meat-packed, carb-loaded beerhaus. Whether you're strictly plant-based, a lover of dairy or a total carnivore, Brisbane has so much on offer when it comes to finding the perfect dining destination to suit your wants (and needs). We're talking cheese festivals, Hawaiian super foods, loaded schnitty's and a whole lot more so, read on if you're looking for a little flavour-packed foodspiration this week! #YUM.

Best of Brisbane Style & Design Market

Local Makers & Innovators | 7-10 June

Best of Brisbane Style & Design Market

For a style and design experience like no other, Indooroopilly Shopping Centre will be hosting 21 independent art and design stalls from local makers and innovators from 7-10 June 2018.

Behind Archive Beer Boutique

Meet New Head Chef Mark Medwell

Behind Archive Beer Boutique

There’s a new head chef in town! It’s time to meet Archive Beer Boutique’s very talented (and very mischievous), Mark Medwell! He’s confident and laid-back, outgoing and cheeky, and he’s here to bring you his tastiest kitchen recipes that will have everyone coming back for more. Not to mention how well they go paired with your favourite craft beers or thirst quenching spirits of course. Now cheers to that!