You're one in a melon
Oh hey, we didn’t see you there over our rose-coloured glasses. Can you believe we’ve reached the 200th edition of Word on the Street?! We don’t reckon we look a day over 30.
It’s late summer here in Brissy, and everything just seems a little more juicy than usual, just like this very food-heavy rotation of newness. Without further ado, let’s dive right in.
Let's stick together
It’s been a gloomy week in Brisbane, but sunshine is just around the corner. That’s right, dudes and dudettes, Valentine’s Day is this Friday, and we think it’s safe to say we’re better together. Tuck yourself in with a cup of tea and some chocolate and read all about what’s on in Brisbane this week.
Happy Chinese New Year
Happy Chinese New Year! We're saying goodbye to the Pig and celebrating the Year of the Rat. Brisbane has a hold lot of fun, cool and exciting things on offer. Check out what's on in Brisbane this time round.
Hey, you're looking sharp!
Happy New Year - wait, what do you mean it's nearly February? 2020 is in full swing, and Brisbane's weather isn't the only thing that is stinking hot. Some crazy fun gigs, music, food and festivals are heading our way. We're here to prickle your fancy, c'mon, have a look - you'd have to be a succa not to.
A shoey and fairybread combo is surely on the cards
G’day mate – we’ll spare you the Aussie slang. Like clockwork, it’s January and with it comes Australia Day. It’s a politically hot discussion, and there are plenty of reasons to change the date. We’re rooting for May 8 to be the new, less-insensitive date. But, no matter what side of the fence you’re on, we’ve got the run down some events and gigs happening.
A recap of what's going on
It’s a distressing time for Australians and others alike. Wildfires are rapidly ravaging the Eastern side of Australia, with over 500 million animals and twenty people passing away due to the fires. The numbers are heartbreaking, and it seems Australia is engulfed with flames.
Here’s thing you can do to help, and the run down on the latest news.
It's the roaring 20s, old sport!
It’s 2020, and we’re now entering a whole new decade. It's time to party like a Gatsby. Let’s get the year – or decade – started, here’s a list of Brisbane’s best events, food and entertainment – fresh out the 2020 oven. Come get em while they're hot.
MEET KLARA: KURIOS - Cabinet of Curiosities
Cirque Du Soleil is heading back to BRISBANE this January 10, 2020 with its signature big top and most acclaimed touring show, KURIOS – Cabinet of Curiosities™. You better be ready... We heard this one is in tents (ha, get it?).
I fern-ly be-leaf this Christmas will be quali-tree
There’s only one week until Christmas – and here at the Good Guide we’re going flocking crazy getting last minute gifts, and we’re sure some of you are panicking too. If you’re a lazy pigeon who as waited until now to start the present shopping, we get ya. Whether it be a coo-l event, a gift or an experience, here’s a few ideas.
Even if you're a deadbeat plant parent
You’ve seen all the Instas and the grams. Plants are the newest trend to take over your feed, with so many people posting updates on their plant babies. If you wanna join in the fun, but worried you’ll become an indoor plant serial killer – don’t fret. We’ve got you covered, here’s some babies that thrive on neglect, are perfect for beginners or just some cute plants that will turn you into a yummy plant mummy in no time.
Oh Deer! Xmas is nearly here.
Start writing your wish list, Christmas is rapidly approaching. Whilst everywhere else seems to be a winter wonderland, we're buliding Sandmans, got the BBQs out and catching the rays. Let us serve you some shade, and allow you to check out the cool events, food and places to go this summer. Check it out below.
3 Local Music Legends Battle of the Brews
Calling all stout young men, ale vine young women and anyone lager than life who enjoys some fun.
Brisbane Brewing Co's Master Brew #1 event showcases on Tuesday 17th Dec at BBco, starring 3 local music legends custom brews for your tasting pleasure.
Shell, yeah - it's summer!
2019 is nearly over - we're approaching the New Year - but more importantly Christmas. And with the festiveness – comes summer. It’s ho-t, ho-t, ho-t. Hang those stockings up, pour Santa a big glass of rose, and blast those xmas tunes. It's time to get festive.
Tis the sea-sun to feel jolly
With Christmas lights appearing in every shop, street and anywhere in between – it’s safe to say the year has gone quick. Although Brissy hasn’t turned into a winter wonderland, there’s still magic in the air. The weather is hot, but the events are hotter.
Feelin hot, hot, hot
What’s cooking, good looking? It’s red red hot. Brissy is sizzling up, and summer’s looking to be a scorcher. So whether you’ll spend summer on the beach, in the city, or locked away in air con. We’ve got the hottest and the coolest events coming. Check it out.