Valley icon relaunches June 17th
Launching on June 17th, Brisbane’s iconic nightclub ‘The Family’ will be reopening its doors as the new venue ‘EI8HT’ - pronounced eight; an industry leading, multi-faceted space designed to highlight an array of entertainment and deliver an inclusive approach to nightlife.
From dusk til dawn
This week we've got something for the early birds and the night owls, with events on from dawn to dusk. Fly with us as we swoop back to the 60's, soar to mountain tops and get our beaks wet in a fish filled pond. Time to spread the wings fellow pigeon's.
Celebrate Mother's Day in Style
Portside Wharf is the perfect place to spoil mum this Mother's Day as the precinct celebrates in style with an array of food offerings and local live music from 12pm to 3pm on Sunday, May 14.
Give mum the day off as all restaurants and cafes will be open offering everything from a first-class lunch to a casual meal.
Native & Wild Feast
On the back of popular and sold out events, Catchment Brewing Co have their unmissable next monthly feast on Monday 8 May. See the Hidden Window Bar at the brewery transform for an intimate and truly delectable feast.
‘Native & Wild’ is a feast that draws from the modern Australian landscape, heavily featuring native flora and fauna, as well as a few of the more prolific newcomers to our unique country.
Portside Wharf's Autumn Menu's
Eat your way around the world (the Portside world that is), with the wharf boasting many tantalising restaurants including Italian, Moroccan, Lebanese, Japanese, Mexican, Greek and more - all you need is a large glass of red and you've got yourself the perfect Autumn appetiser or Winter warmer.
New in the Nests
Spread your wings fellow pigeons, it's time to leave the nest. Brisbane and the Gold Coast both announced new openings this week, leaving us chirping for joy. There's plenty of places to get your beaks wet, as well as tasty eateries that'll get the wings flapping. Get out of the bird baths, ruffle up those feathers and join us as we soar around town, stopping only to perch at the hottest new venues. You're in for a tweet.
Booze, Bunnies & Burlesque
From dancing queens to eating machines, this weeks word on the street talks all things booze, bunnies and creative beings. Sharpen those pencils and grab your calendars because you're about to get real busy..
Mouth-Watering Craft Beer That'll Make You Hoppy
As the saying goes, orange is the new black... but in this case the orange is more of a liquidy gold that makes you happy when you drink it. Brisbanites know it and love it. Beer. We're talking about beer. Not just any beer though; beer in Brisbane. Our big beautiful beer-loving city serves some of the best of our country's craft brews and we've sussed out where you can find them.
Meet Colour Me Flavour's Head Chef
We get the down low from Colour Me Flavour in Woolloongabba's head chef Eugene Lee on what drives him, where he loves to go and his life philosophy. Colour Me Flavour is where food makes life brighter. Yes yes yes!
Laugh until you cry, then laugh some more!
Another one bites the crust, February is done and dusted. Look at all you’ve eaten this year already… and there’s so much more fun, entertainment and food to come. Best be ready there’s enough laughs to go around for the next month to make your stomach hurt.
Creative, Cool & Crafty
Let’s get it on… you me, and the rest of Brisbane. Get our drink on! What were you thinking? Get your mind out of the gutter. I’m thirsty, aren’t you too. Let’s have a drink and explore this fine city… there’s new stuff brewing!
Love is in the air …
Love, amour, dashuri, amare…. whatever language you say it in, it’s in everyone’s focus with V Day coming up this Tuesday. Time flies when you’re having fun. Quickly, look out the window, there it is racing by now. I think it even did a summersault. But don’t worry, that’s just a sign that you’re having the best time, and thanks to Word on the Street there’s plenty more to come….
Love at First Bite | Brisbane Food Edition
Single and ready to mingle? Or a couple and all loved up? Whatever your status, we give you the best of what Brisbane has to offer this Valentine’s Day. Indulge this February 14 with the one you love, or love being solo and perhaps cupids arrow will strike. After all, ‘love is in the air’ - (John Paul Young sings it best to get you in the mood)…
"Forbidden Love" 10 Course Degustation
This Valentine, date or no date just bring your gorgeousness and indulge on a night like never before!
Indulge in a 10 course "Forbidden Love" degustation prepared by head chef Eugene Lee at Colour Me Flavour.
For all who are looking for something different this Valentine are welcome!
The Bold & The Beautiful
With more happening than day time television this week, let’s celebrate all that’s bold and beautiful in Brisbane. Action, romance and fancy feasts will seduce you into wanting more, more, more….