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ANZAC Day Guide 2018

What's open on ANZAC Day in Brisbane...

ANZAC Day Guide 2018

Here’s who’s open on ANZAC Day this year.

We’ve got your day planned, from breakfast to dinner to everything in between and after.

What's With The Cattitude?

7 Life Lessons According To Your Cat

What's With The Cattitude?

There’s just something special about cats. They’re crazy, independent, sassy, judgemental little beasts, and we love them! They own their domain and they’re not afraid to put us in our place if we get too bold. They’re also incredibly affectionate and full of life. Cats make us laugh, sometimes cry, but mostly, cats allow us to appreciate the small things in life. Our feline friends also provide us with means for entertainment. You only have to scroll the internet to see a plethora of ‘cats are jerks’ videos on YouTube or the ‘weird things my cat does’ threads on reddit, to see all the weird and wonderful things cats get up to. Although they can be a little crazy from time to time, there’s so much our cats can teach us about how to do life. Here is a list of attitudes we can adopt from our cats to live life to the fullest…

The Secret Of Stokehouse

Meet Richard Ousby

The Secret Of Stokehouse

Right from the get go this talented, nature-loving fella knew his heart belonged in the kitchen. We're talking about foodie-obsessed chef, Richard Ousby. He's a father, husband and the Executive Chef at Stokehouse Q and Stokehouse St Kilda. If he's not stuffing his face at recipe taste testing's, Richard's creating culinary masterpieces for the people of Brisbane and Melbourne. Between relaxing in the Hinterland and on the beaches of Bali, he's travelling around, sourcing produce for both Stokehouse restaurants. Cheers to always feeling good, eh Richard?

The Decade That Music Died

20 Music Legends Who Won't Be Forgotten

The Decade That Music Died

Death is a part of life that even the greatest of us cannot escape, although at times they most likely wish they could. And just as death cannot exist without life, so too life cannot exist without music.

Fantastic Avos

And Where To Find Them

Fantastic Avos

The infamous smashed avo is a delight that even its harshest critics begrudgingly enjoy, and its fans lustfully dive their faces into. While most smashed avo is undeniably delicious, these will take you to another plane of ecstasy.

Meet Sofles

Behind Brisbane Street Art Festival

Meet Sofles

The Good Guide is all about supporting independent, interesting, unique talent and boy oh boy does this sassy street artist, Sofles have talent. With Brisbane Street Art Festival here for 2018, it's time to paint the town red/purple/yellow/blue (LITERALLY!). Brisbane's city streets come alive with fresh new works from talented artists adorning iconic landmarks and adding some more spunk and eye candy to our creative Brisbane. We meet Sofles, and get the lwo down on what''s what, what drives him and what's next. Read on...

Egg'cellent Easter Escapes

How to plan an Easter escape 24-hours before the holiday break

Egg'cellent Easter Escapes

Planning a holiday in general can come with some serious pressure. In an ideal situation, the location, how to get there and important things like food and where to sleep have all been locked in months in advance. But if you’re like many of us who haven’t cashed in their annual leave when they’re supposed to and left everything until the last minute, you’ll be asking “What’s up Doc?” 24-hours before the Easter break begins. So to help us combat the looming weight in the countdown to the long weekend, we’ve teamed up with the outdoor adventure experts at OZtrail to help us plan a trip just 24-hours before departure – Let’s go!

Essential Commonwealth Games 2018 Guide

Brisbane & GC Must-See Highlights

Essential Commonwealth Games 2018 Guide

6 Continents, 71 Nations, 6,600 athletes and team officials.

It has been almost seven years of waiting, and it is finally here. I hope you’re ready for the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games 2018.

If you prefer to do things ‘hunger’ games style, consider this your Capitol; festivals in both Brisbane and Gold Coasts hub’s will offer food beyond your wildest dreams.

With only a few days left before the Games officially begin, and an array of exciting and new things to look at across the Gold Coast and in Brisbane, let this small guide of highlights give you an idea of some kickass things to come.

This is going to be epic. Let the games begin…

Clothing one night stand

Is outfit hiring the future of fashion?

Clothing one night stand

As clothing diversity increases, the use of clothing pieces for more than one occasion decreases, which poses the question of whether hiring outfits is the new norm for fashion.

Behind Tigerlamb Hair

Meet Helen Owens

Behind Tigerlamb Hair

The Good Guide is here to celebrate local is lovely. What makes a place so unique is her people. We chat with Tigerlamb hairdresser, Helen Owens, to find out what makes her tick and what's coming up next...

10 Books to Get You Thinking!

These Must-read Books Will Change How You View Life

10 Books to Get You Thinking!

If people want to get something out of a book, many people turn to the self-help section of their local bookstore. However, have you ever considered looking at our world through the eyes of fictional characters and events? Literature can transport us to new worlds, providing us with means of escaping the mundane aspects of our life. Literature also provides us with full examples of challenging ideology and gives us the opportunity to address crucial issues.

Meet Emma Sheldrake

New Exhibition at Red Hill Gallery

Meet Emma Sheldrake

The Good Guide is here to celebrate local is lovely. What makes a place so unique is her people. We meet the flockin' fabulous artist Emma Sheldrake who is one talented lady. Amazing Artist, Epic Graphic Designer and sublime photographer - is there no limit to what she can do? Check out her latest exhibition at Red Hill Gallery from the 9th March.