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Hydra: Greek Dream to Greek Tragedy

Qld Theatre celebrates two titans of the Australian literary landscape

Hydra: Greek Dream to Greek Tragedy

Let’s be real, who hasn’t dreamed of moving to one of Greece’s captivating islands and living the high life of fine wine, afternoon sex and all the food you can dream of? Well, buckle yourself in because the Queensland Theatre’s latest show is just that!

The Scared Weird Little Guys Are Back

The Beloved Comedy Duo at Brisbane Comedy Fest

The Scared Weird Little Guys Are Back

For the first time in 8 years, the hilarious Australian duo known as the Scared Weird Little Guys will be returning to our stages! John and Rusty, affectionately known as the “Scaredies” will be bringing us their biggest and best hits accompanied by some incredible new stunts, jokes and songs that’ll get you laughing like nobody’s business! Be sure to catch them at the Brisbane Powerhouse the 8th - 10th of March!

Brisbane Comedy Fest Must-See Shows

Check out our top 2019 picks to #lol

Brisbane Comedy Fest Must-See Shows

It’s that time of the year again, folks. The Brisbane Comedy Festival 2019 is back in town and it is absolutely packed with must-see acts. This year, they are celebrating ten years of the Brisbane festival, and they’ve got the comedians to back it up. There’s a huge mix this year, with comedians from all over coming to help celebrate in Brisbane. Some are instantly recognisable, and a few are fresh faces! As always, they promise to bring all the gags they normally do, along with some new material and all that good Brisbane energy. The shows run from the 22nd of February to the 24th of March, so let’s get into it and unpack all the good stuff.

Word on the street #147

Throwing love around like confetti

Word on the street #147

Ahh..love is in the air! With Valentines day nearing, lovebirds all around Brisbane are looking for local love nests to snuggle up. Lucky for you, us match makers at The Good Guide think we can pair you up with some saucy and memorable experiences for the month of loooove, check it out!

Word on the street #146

We came. We saw. We ate. We Drank.

Word on the street #146

February is here. #omgyesalready Try and make the most of this day/week/month/year. There's so much goodness to cram into this week and we just can't wait to share it with you! Make every day count. Don't look back and think 'I could've eaten that!!

Brisbane's Lunar New Year Guide 2019

Top 10 Must Do's for the Year of the Pig

Brisbane's Lunar New Year Guide 2019

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!

Divinyls 2019 Australian Tour

Ready to Rock 'n' Roll?

Divinyls 2019 Australian Tour

Are you ready to rock 'n' roll? It's the return of the Divinyls - the band that won the hearts of the nation and the rest of the world. Founding member, guitarist and co-songwriter Mark McEntee returns in 2019 with a talented new line-up hitting the road this March.

Word on the street #143

We're on a see-food diet

Word on the street #143

This year we’ve decided to try out the See-Food diet, whenever we see food, we eat it! And with all the festivals, summer menus, and breweries popping up in Brisbane, our diets been going really well. We highly suggest you try it out, we’ve even got a list of some of the places that fit our dietary needs, check it out!

Word on the street #142

New Year, same sassy us

Word on the street #142

Hello 2019 and a Happy New Year to everyone! Don't expect any New Year's resolutions from us, we'd like to assure everyone that we plan on staying the same sassy, fabulous, dazzling delights that you've all come to know and love!

Speaking of delights...check out these must-attend events and activities this 2019!

The Christmas Activity Gift Guide

Sleigh the entertainment scene this holiday

The Christmas Activity Gift Guide

With so many holiday shows, events, and venues to visit this holiday season, it is undeniable that our December schedules are getting fuller and fuller as each day goes on. BUT, with so many great things to see and do - we can't complain! In our Christmas Entertainment Gift Guide, we have gathered some of the best entertainment themed gifts that will help you to truly embrace the Christmas spirit!

The Three Must-C's in Albion

Coffee, Cheese and Cakes

The Three Must-C's in Albion

We’ve all heard of the endless lists of must-see’s and the must-do’s – but have you ever heard of the must-c’s? That’s right, the letter ‘C’. Behold, the holy trinity of Albion – comforting coffee, classy cheese and charming cakes! Once veiled but now revealed… oh the glory that lies within.

Christmas at Treasury Brisbane

#ChristmasIsComing

Christmas at Treasury Brisbane

Christmas is coming! And with two fabulously festive events at Treasury Brisbane – the Christmas Cocktail Soirée and Christmas Buffet – there’s no better place to experience the ultimate in yuletide fun.

Spruce Up, Man Up

Here Is What Men Are Wearing in 2017 So Far

Spruce Up, Man Up

As the years go on, trends in men’s fashion get more and more daring. In 2016, for example, men's styling means wearing clothing items such as tie-dye, clothes with snake prints, and the good for all-occasion track pants. But this year, what is a trend when it comes to fashion and style got even ballsier as men keep their bold style cravings satisfied.

We have gotten ahead of the curve so far and defined some of the hottest fashion statements that blow this year’s fashion game. From what we have witnessed on the runways, the streets, TV screens, and fashion stores, here are the styles and items of clothing that men are wearing in 2017 and will probably still make it next year.

2017/18 Woodford Folk Festival

Celebrates Ausmusic Month

2017/18 Woodford Folk Festival

A heady combination of rock royalty, impressive debutantes and home grown favourites are among 332 Australian artists performing at this year’s Woodford Folk Festival, in a celebration of the depth of musical talent from across the country.

[WIN] - QSO tix + Olio pre-show dinner

The Master to make a triumphant return for Season finale!

[WIN] - QSO tix + Olio pre-show dinner

[WIN - QSO tix + Olio pre-show dinner] Want to win two tickets for the Queensland Symphony Orchestra and pre-show dinner at Olio Kitchen & Bar – a dinner and show package to the fabulous Maxim Vengerov with the QSO and conductor Alondra de la Parra on Friday 17th November at 7.30pm? Read on…