Christmas in the City | What's on in the CBD
While cities across the globe are welcoming in dreary skies and chilly days, Brisbane is gearing up for Christmas our way – a cavalcade of free, festive fun in our gorgeously-warm outdoors. Check out the low down of what's hot this festive season in the CBD. #MerryBrismas
It's a very #MerryBrismas
As soon as you see glittering markets pop-up in the parklands or hear festive fireworks cracking throughout the night sky, you know that Christmas in South Bank has arrived.
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, FREE FITNESS OUTDOORS.
Looking to achieve that #HealthyLifestyle but aren’t ready to splurge on gym memberships or fitness classes? We’ve got you covered.
The MediBank Feel Good Program is a fun free fitness program held at South Bank and the City (until the 1st of Dec)
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.
You are cordially invited to the races most sort after events
Date Night Done Right
Whether it be taking out our significant other, best friend or ourselves we all love a good date night. And as the evenings get warmer where better to spend time than frolicking under the stars? We've got the perfect place to do both and it comes in the form of an Opener Cinema.
Bites, Beers, Banter & Birthdays
Birthdays are there to be celebrated, so let's celebrate Brisbane. You just bring yourself we've got everything else covered, the bites, the brews and the banter, it's all there. You'll think it's your birthday with all the gifts and surprises we've got in store.
When in Brisbane..
Whether you love sipping on coffee or booze or, coffee mixed into booze, we've got the perfect hit just for you. Let your taste buds run wild this week as we try new menus, cocktails and heck, we'll even give Cuban cigars a crack. Boring is not a word Brisbane is familiar with. If you don't want to be a (boring) Betty this August, jump on the FUN train with us. First stop.. an espresso martini fest!
Underground but not out of sight
The sway of the crowd, the bass bouncing off the walls and into your bones, the smell of beer, the sweat, the passion. Welcome to Brisbane’s Underground Music Scene. Welcome to Sonic Masala Fest.
Let me tell you the story of how one drunken night lead to what’s become a safe haven for the underground punk rock scene of Brisbane.
Mammoth Meals From Tusk Til Dawn
Welcome to the ice age baby. The majestic woolly mammoth may have not have survived it, but their favourite bar sure did. I give you the Woolly Mammoth Alehouse! As wickedly epic as the mammoth itself, this alehouse knows there’s nothing better than a frostbitten glass to keep your beer cold as ice, ice, baby! With the ability to transform any beer from an 8 to a 10, the Woolly Mammoth is the place you never knew you needed.
The end of an era.
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.
Beer At Its Finest
If you have a deep and profound appreciation for everything beer and brew related, welcome to the hallowed brew-therhood. Our top brew-ther, our head honcho Archive Beer Boutique welcomes you with open arms and full pints. Housing rare crafts and boutique ales, Archive knows great beer and a good time. With something cool happening each night; this beer boutique will quickly become your ‘go-to’ catch-up lo-cal.
For The Love of Mum
Mum's are like an all-knowing wonder woman. They teach us some of the most important life lessons that we could ever learn, like what it really means to be strong, confident or in love. Since the day we were born, she’s mastered incredible superpowers, going days without sleep and multitasking as if she’s conquered time travel. Basically, Mums are simply amazing! Although she deserves to be treated like the Queen she is everyday, make sure to spoil her this Mother's Day by saying thank you, with a little help from our hand picked guide!