Whale hello there!
Here at The Good Guide, we reckon life gets a whole lot better when you stop and smell the roses, take in a beautiful sunset, and just generally enjoy the best of what life has to offer. On top of which, this late summer has us all feeling a bit like our heads are in the clouds. Here's what life in Brisbane has to offer this week, and don't be afraid to take your time on this one.
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.
Seas the Day!
Summer is coming to a close. But, before you pack away your togs and beach towel, take one more dive into the pool or ocean, because Brisbane's got some hot hot events. Even if you're swapping your wide brim hat for a beanie, check out the last few events for Summer.
CAMP HILL ANTIQUE CENTRE & TART CAFÉ
The total refit of the former 1950’s Planet Cinema in Camp Hill was an epic undertaking a few years ago but the results are stunning. The old cinema was saved from the developers axe and Brisbane has Camp Hill Antique Centre & Tart Café, a swish Antique and Vintage mecca to drool over. It's all here, sixty-five dealers of everything from antique and estate jewelry to mid-century furniture classics and collectibles with pieces sourced from Europe, The States, South East Asia and from every nook and cranny of Australia.
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.
Orange ya glad to see us?
We'll keep it short and sweet this time. We're here to cure your January blues, and it's time to strut into 2020. There's some super exciting things coming to Brissy, so don't run out of juice yet - check out what's on.
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.
Nail your next mani
When it comes to the perfect mani-pedi, it pays to be high-maintenance. On those days when a quick confidence boost is just what you need, your nails are the one thing you can whip into shape (without going to the gym). We’ve rounded up the best local salons in Brisbane for when your claws need some serious TLC, whether it’s simple French tips or a full set of fleuro gels.
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.
It's Chrissy in Brissy
Hey there, Brisbanians. It's summer time, and we're sure you're feeling the heat. With the heat seemingly taking over the city, don't stress. Blast some air con, pour yourself another frozen margarita (or any cold drink of your choice), and relax, unwind and check out some of hottest gigs, cafes and festival in Brissy.
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.