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Top 8 Places to Stay in the Scenic Rim

Rural and Resplendent

Top 8 Places to Stay in the Scenic Rim

After the recent devastating bushfires, there’s a perception that the whole Scenic Rim region burnt down – when in reality only 1% of the area was affected. Because of this, there has been a plethora of cancellations, and the region is hurting through no fault of its own. Here's some of the best places to stay in this beautiful area, if you're looking to indulge in a gorgeous getaway. Additionally, if you'd like to donate to your local fire brigade and/or wildlife rescue effort, you can do so here and here.

Word on the Street #187

Feelin hot, hot, hot

Word on the Street #187

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.

HELLO LAND ROVER POLO IN THE CITY 2019

Polo on a Summer's day

HELLO LAND ROVER POLO IN THE CITY 2019

The Australian polo circuit rears its head once again as the Summer air brings the ponies out to play.

This month, ‘Polo in the City’ presents again as one of the ‘Events of the Year’, as the only national polo series and one of the largest polo series in the world.

Word on the Street #186

Giddy Up!

Word on the Street #186

Hold your horses, just because Melbourne Cup has raced past us, doesn’t mean the fun has to stop. Don’t put those cute heels away just yet – we’ve got some hot new bars and events for you to gallop to. Pour another cocktail, it’s time to stirrup some trouble.

Word on the Street #185

Suns Out, Buns Out!

Word on the Street #185

November is just around the corner, which makes summer is incoming. It’s time for some fun in the sun. Make sure you’re slipping, slopping and slapping, and while you’re at it, keep update with what’s hot in Brisbane.

The Best of Tarantino, Ranked

Purposefully Postmodern

The Best of Tarantino, Ranked

Considering the extent to which Tarantino has dominated the indie film scene since the early 90’s, it’s almost hard to believe that Once Upon a Time in Hollywood is only his ninth film. While many of his movies became instant cult classics, others fell by the wayside in comparison, but the ones that got it right are true masterpieces of contemporary cinema. We’ve rounded up some of Tarantino’s finest five for you to sink your teeth into, including his most recent love letter to 1960’s Hollywood.

The greatest, the goriest, the most iconic films by

Word on the Street #184

Life doesn't have to be a beach

Word on the Street #184

With the temperature rising, it’s time to embrace fun in the sun. As the summer season approaching, that means it won’t be long until your Insta-feed is filled with shots of the beach, bikinis and breakfasts. Join in on the action, I mean water you doing? Here’s the hottest things to do this time.

Word on the Street #183

Pumpkin, spice and everything nice

Word on the Street #183

With Halloween fast approaching, it’s all about thrills and chills. Although Brisbane doesn't have an autumnal vibe, that doesn't mean we can't have a spooky Spring. Embrace your inner Hallow-queen. Don't get freaked out - there's no tricks here, only some sweet treats. Here's what October's got to offer.

Word on the Street #182

You grow, girl!

Word on the Street #182

Spring has officially sprung. The weather is warming up, which might be a re-leaf if you don’t like the cold. Brisbane is blooming with good vibes, food, fun and art. Put a little spring in your step, here’s the run down on how to have the best thyme.

Word on the Street #181

A hop, scoop and jump away.

Word on the Street #181

Summer is fast approaching in Brisbane. The sun is out, the weather is warm, and the city has come alive once again. Whether you want to spend the weekend soaking up the sun outside before heading to a live music gig, or watch some films and then head out for dinner, there’s something to tickle everyone’s fancy. Take a dip in all that’s on offer in Brisbane. Crumb to think of it, there’s something for the whole family to enjoy.

Melbourne Cup Fashion Guide 2019

Get set to stun this Race Day

Melbourne Cup Fashion Guide 2019

Time to get all gussied up, from fascinators to lashes and everything in between. This year's best Melbourne Cup fashions, accessories, and beauty treatments are in, and they're sure to be showstoppers. Get ready to look fabulous!

Word on the Street #180

Creep it real.

Word on the Street #180

It’s almost October. Whether you want to prepare for a fright, order some fresh produce straight to your door, view some stand-out fashion, or sit back and watch some classic Australian films, there will surely be something to keep you busy. Here’s planty of ways to wrap up your September!

Melbourne Cup Event Guide 2019

Where to Sip, Savour & Saddle Up in Style

Melbourne Cup Event Guide 2019

Why not go all out, right out of the gate this Race Day? Within our lovingly curated selection of events, you'll find the very finest purveyors of fun and fabulousness to kickstart your Melbourne Cup festivities here in sunny Brisbane.

Word on the Street #179

Stop and smell the rosé.

Word on the Street #179

There’s never time to rest in Brisbane. Get ready to celebrate all the city has to offer – from live entertainment, music, healthy eating and hidden gems, to rosé, Star Wars, mighty burgers and reliving your teenage Fangirl days. There’s something to please everyone. Here’s a sandy dandy list of what’s coming up in Brisbane. You’ll want a pizza the action.

Word on the Street #178

You’ll be on the edge of your sweet.

Word on the Street #178

Spring is in full swing, and so are all the exciting events in Brisbane. You’ll want to make sure you have planty of spare thyme to check everything out. With all things music, food, films and eco-friendly, there’s something for everyone. Whether you want to sing along to Muriel’s Wedding the Musical, treat your sweet tooth to some sweet desserts, or learn some tips on how to do your bit for the environment, you’ll be busy all month long.