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Brisbane's Big, Bold & Beautiful Birthday Bash Guide

Sip Sip Hooray | Celebrate Good Times Style

Brisbane's Big, Bold & Beautiful Birthday Bash Guide

Hey, hey! It’s ya Birthday! Time to celebrate at some of the best venues in town, but where to go? Don’t you worry, we’ve taken the fun of planning your Birthday bash/dinner to a whole new level. We’ve curated a list of ALL the best places to celebrate your Birthday this year – and to make it easier for you, separated them by category so all you need to do is pick one! Here’s to one hell of a Birthday Dinner!

Greek Superchef Dimitris Katrivesis to join Nostimo

Brisbane welcomes rock star chef for one flavour-filled week in May

Greek Superchef Dimitris Katrivesis to join Nostimo

His cooking has been described as ‘daring, self-assured and full of expression’, a chef who makes ‘harmonious and refined dishes, not just ones with intensity and macho charm’ and this May, Brisbane will experience the famed flavours of Greek superchef Chef Dimitris Katrivesis firsthand when he takes up residence at Nostimo Restaurant & Bar ahead of the Paniyiri Greek Festival.

Word on the street #155

Just looking on the sunny side.

Word on the street #155

Hey, there hop stuff, what an egg-citing week we've got coming up! Easter is fast approaching and if you're dyeing to know what's happening, well yolks stick around cause we've round up some real good eggs for ya! We're basically the Easter eggs-perts

Brisbane's Best Pizza Guide

In Pizza we crust

Brisbane's Best Pizza Guide

Slice Of Heaven. No stuffed crusts or tinned pineapple here. These pizza places are as authentic as they come, it's the year of the round shaped hero. In Pizza we crust. Check out these pizza places to get you salivating....

Food Truck Lovin'

The Best Rollin' Restaurants in Town!

Food Truck Lovin'

The last few years have seen Brisbane become quite the cultured chap, opening its heart and stomach to many new delicacies - on wheels! With such an array of food available, let’s make some plans for the weekend and check out some of Brisbane’s favourite food truck stops.

Nostimo Restaurant & Bar's Greek Delights

Classic Dishes, Refined

Nostimo Restaurant & Bar's Greek Delights

Located in the heart of Brisbane’s rich and vibrant Greek community in West End, Nostimo Bar & Restaurant is a stunning modern interpretation of a traditional Greek dining experience. Master Greek flavour-maker and internationally acclaimed Chef in Residence David Tsirekas works hand in glove with the kitchen team on opening menus, signature dishes and dining experiences and is resident at the restaurant every month.

Australia Day Guide 2019

Snags, lamingtons & thong-tanned feet

Australia Day Guide 2019

Cooking snags on the barbie. Stuffing your mouth with lamingtons. Walking around in Aussie day themed outfits. Listening to the countries hottest music countdown. These may be some, or all, part of your yearly Australia Day activities. Whatever the tradition, Brisbane will be buzzing with other activities.

So let's put our best thong-tanned foot forward and celebrate this beautiful country. Aussie, Aussie, Aussie...

Word on the street #142

New Year, same sassy us

Word on the street #142

Hello 2019 and a Happy New Year to everyone! Don't expect any New Year's resolutions from us, we'd like to assure everyone that we plan on staying the same sassy, fabulous, dazzling delights that you've all come to know and love!

Speaking of delights...check out these must-attend events and activities this 2019!

Sonic Masala: The Home of Brisbane’s Underground Music Scene

Underground but not out of sight

Sonic Masala: The Home of Brisbane’s Underground Music Scene

The sway of the crowd, the bass bouncing off the walls and into your bones, the smell of beer, the sweat, the passion. Welcome to Brisbane’s Underground Music Scene. Welcome to Sonic Masala Fest.

Let me tell you the story of how one drunken night lead to what’s become a safe haven for the underground punk rock scene of Brisbane.

Dinner For Greece

United Through Food

Dinner For Greece

In the wake of the ravaging wildfire epidemic blazing across Greece’s coastline, The Greek Club, in conjunction with the Greek Orthodox Community of St George has announced it will host an exclusive six-course Greek Banquet with matched wines to raise funds for those affected by the natural disaster.

Cirque du Soleil 2016

Kooza Comes to Brisbane

Cirque du Soleil 2016

DARE-DAZZLING, dramatic, DEATH-DEFYING, heart-stopping, utterly brilliant …. KOOZA by Cirque du Soleil is in town for 2016. The name KOOZA is inspired by the Sanskrit word “koza,” which means “box,” “chest” or “treasure,” and was chosen because one of the underlying concepts of the production is the idea of a “circus in a box.”

Ticket for the Brisbane season of KOOZA are at Cirque du Soleil Kooza website or by phone on toll free 1800 036 685. Showing at Skygate (next to Brisbane Airport DFO) from Nov 24 2016 until Jan 8 2017.

Meet Angela Fabian

Brisbane's Queen of Soul

Meet Angela Fabian

The Good Guide is here to celebrate local is lovely. What makes a place so unique is her people. We get backstage with Brisbane's Queen of Soul, the one and only Angela Fabian to hear what makes her tick, what's she's passionate about and more. Angela has just released her album, Arms Opened Wide, check it out here...

Brisbane’s Most Haunted

Spook yourself silly with these local tales of horror

Brisbane’s Most Haunted

Lately we’ve been throwing back to 2008 and binge watching a whole lot of Supernatural. All those ghosts and ghouls, vampires and werewolves got us thinking about Brisbane’s own spooky past. What nasties are there waiting to be found, what truth is there to rumour and where can we go to get our thrills being terrified to our hearts content?