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5 Unmissable Events at 2018 Brisbane Writers Festival

The Write Stuff : writers, thinkers and opinion makers!

5 Unmissable Events at 2018 Brisbane Writers Festival

Brisbane Writers Festival will feature over 140 local, Australian and internationally renowned writers, thinkers and opinion makers. Now in its 56th year, BWF has always explored the big ideas – this year is no exception as BWF will encourage their writers and audiences to try to answer the pressing question; “what the world needs now?”.

The Ultimate Father's Day Guide 2018

Who's Your Daddy?

The Ultimate Father's Day Guide 2018

Father’s Day is coming up this year and we all know that dads can be hard to please. Or maybe they just don’t really care. It wouldn’t be surprising after getting a bucket load of socks and ties as gifts, maybe they gave up on an exciting Fathers Day long ago.

If there's nothing else that will do the job why not make sure that your dad’s stomach and mind are satisfied on his very own special day, even better give him an experience that he won’t forget.

A Season For Dreamers: Queensland Theatre 2019

Queensland Theatre Reveals a Record Breaking 2019 Lineup

A Season For Dreamers: Queensland Theatre 2019

Queensland Theatre has unveiled their 2019 season and it’s set to be the most urgent, ambitious and entertaining season yet. After a ripper couple of years as the fastest growing performing arts company in the country, the company is achieving unprecedented levels of success in the form of touring shows as well as creating Queensland exclusives that are sure to be the envy of the rest of the country’s culture vultures.

7 Events You Must Attend

A one-night-stand you won't regret in the morning.

7 Events You Must Attend

The year is sure flying by now that we're almost in August! Although we're more than halfway through the year the events definitely don't stop coming! We've curated the ultimate list of events for you that you NEED to attend this month. Not to mention that if you don't attend, it could cause serious FOMO (Fear Of Missing Out). It's a one-night-stand you won't regret in the morning. Don't say we didn't warn you!

Best 10 of Drag Race Season 10

Let's! Get! Sickening!

Best 10 of Drag Race Season 10

Sisters, to celebrate ten seasons of RuPaul we’ve compiled a list of the 10 best LEWKS, 10 most iconic moments, and our 10 favourite Queens. Gentlemen, start your engines and let the best woman win!

Word On The Street #111

You're pretty damn cool Brisbane

Word On The Street #111

During the cooler months, some of us choose to hibernate while others choose to rug up, get out and milk this glorious city for all it's worth. If you're a pigeon like us, you love to spread your wings and fly high! Rain, hail or shine, exploring every nook and cranny on the grid is totally our thing. We're a lucky flock of birds as Brisbane is always producing new and exciting things for us to see and do. Local is lovely and this week there are plenty of lovely things us locals can do - how does feasting on copious amounts of dessert and cheese or indulging in a little retail therapy sound?

What’s on this June [Pigeon Pick]

7 Events You HAVE to attend

What’s on this June [Pigeon Pick]

Brisbane is bursting at the seams this coming month with events that CAN NOT be missed. From iconic local fashion designers to international film festivals, art classes to dessert porn to river cruising, we guarantee there will be no empty spaces on your calendar this June. Here are seven events you don't want to miss!

10 SIGNS YOU'VE GOT PANIYIRI FEVER

Paniyiri Greek Festival is just a few zorba steps away...

10 SIGNS YOU'VE GOT PANIYIRI FEVER

You may have started to feel the familiar twitching of your nose or the tapping of your toes, because when it's that time of year your body just knows. Its Paniyiri time and we've got a feeling you've got Paniyiri Fever, because so do we.

Get your Zorba-dancin' shoes ready and your eating pants on, because Paniyiri Greek Festival is just a few zorba steps away !The weekend of May 19 and 20 will be a two-day celebration of authentic Greek flavours, faces and culture with free public transport to and from the event!

If you're starting to feel some symptoms, but aren't sure if you've got Paniyiri Fever, have no fear! Here are 10 signs you've got Paniyiri Fever...

Word On The Street #99

We've got 99 problems but talent ain't one

Word On The Street #99

It's no secret Brisbane is riddled with talent. From designers to artists, musos, film makers, culinary masters and more, our city is bursting at the seems with some seriously gifted folk. This week we're paying homage to those who have creative flare and to those who keep our minds aware. If you're keen to make the month of March a little more magical, read on. We've got exhibitions, workshops and exclusive events that'll leave you wanting more..

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.

Brisbane's Hot New Openings 2018

What's New & What's Happening Soon

Brisbane's Hot New Openings 2018

Our beloved Brisbane is rapidly changing and evolving into one of the coolest cities in Australia #blessed. We're forever discovering new developments, bars, cafes and restaurants, picture-worthy precincts, pop-ups of all kinds, hotels and the list goes on. We've hit the ground running this year with our calendars already packed to the rafters with loads of new openings and social events to attend, and it's only February! If you're a social butterfly like us, we promise you'll love whats coming to Bris-vegas this year. We're excited to share with you a few hot new openings we're most looking forward to in 2018..

Word On The Street #95

Always better together

Word On The Street #95

We're well into the month of February (holy crap) which means more and more events are popping up as the year progresses. Foodie feasts, social gatherings, new openings and must-do calendar celebrations - our diaries are filling up quicker then our stomachs at an all-you-can-eat dumpling buffet. This week, we've listed a few things that would make for great date nights, and whether you're with the gals, lads or lovers, we think there's something suitable for every relationship.

Get Jazzy At Doo-Bop Jazz Bar

Brisbane's hottest Jazz Bar is un-jazzing-believable!

Get Jazzy At Doo-Bop Jazz Bar

New year, who dis? Definitely not a question we’ll be asking the Doo Bop Jazz Bar this year. The sophisticated, stylish and sassy jazz bar is back for yet another year of fun and frivolity. Live jazz has never been so hot - even Frank Sinatra would need a cold bucket of water at this bar!

Word On The Street #92

Soak It Up

Word On The Street #92

If you haven't been embracing summer to it's full to potential, now's the time. This week we talk all things fresh, fun and fabulous with a number of kick-ass events happening around town this silly season. From sweet escapes to LOL shows, healthy habits and fragrant festivals, we plan to make the most of the warm weather by overloading our calendars with the hottest new happenings. Ready to fly with us?