Onwards and Upwards!
The seasons are changing but our appetite for good times and fun times never does! We're absolutely stoked for this week, and you should too! You'll fill your bellies and get to go to some killer events. So come join us celebrate, boogie, and feast on some of Brisbane's best!
A year of endless possibilities
Welcome to King Street, the heart and soul of the Brisbane showgrounds. This year, King Street is offering endless possibilities for the whole community to enjoy. As the precinct continues to grow, opening new dining and retail shops, they're bringing heaps more exciting experiences. Come check it out!
Let's get nauti-cal & ship-faced!
Living so close to the coast has many perks, but all of these seaside delights pale in comparison to a good old-fashioned boat party; and luckily for us, an epic one is about to drop anchor.
The inside scoop on Brisbane’s favourite party playground!
X Cargo is basically the adult Disneyland of Brisbane. It’s a veritable party mecca in the heart of the Valley that keeps the drinks flowing and music pumping all weekend, every weekend. If you’ve been looking to thank someone for all of those Friday night espresso martini’s and Sunday morning recovery breakfast burgers, Ayden Sturgess is your man.
From fashion to food, these markets have you covered!
Everyone loves a good market. The smell of the food, the bustle of the people, and all the strange little treasures. But with all the markets around, it can be hard to choose which ones are worthwhile. So just for you, here’s a list of some of the best markets in Southeast Queensland, in Brisbane and beyond.
For picnic lovers who prefer pink gin to green tea.
On the banks of the Brisbane River, surrounded by sprawling city views, the River Quay Green is an oasis you didn’t know you needed. Why is it so special you ask? Because it has improved picnics the same way speakeasy’s improved the Prohibition era; by permitting alcohol.
How to Have a Beer-tastic Time this Brewsvegas!
It's that time of year again to call your boss and come up with a half believable excuse to get the week off work - it's Brewsvegas week baby! Whether you want to spend the entire week exciting your taste buds with some of Brisbane's best beer, or just a chill hang after work, we've got you covered with this list of the hottest venues so you can make the most of this beer-tastic event!
Snags, lamingtons & thong-tanned feet
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...
We're on a see-food diet
This year we’ve decided to try out the See-Food diet, whenever we see food, we eat it! And with all the festivals, summer menus, and breweries popping up in Brisbane, our diets been going really well. We highly suggest you try it out, we’ve even got a list of some of the places that fit our dietary needs, check it out!
Your essential guide to the Brisbane entertainment scene...
The weather isn’t the only thing that’s hot this summer. The Brisbane entertainment scene is heating up (and we're getting hot and heavy just thinking about it!). From Djs, live performances, to a variety of festivals, it's time to kick off those Autumn boots and check out these hot spots for some of Brisbane's sizzling gigs this Summer.
Are you ready to blame it on the boogie?
Get ready to step into a disco time machine with dusted off dancing shoes because Australia’s biggest Motown Party is coming to Brisbane! With superstar artists like ‘Jackson 5’, 'The Village People', 'Sister Sledge', 'The Pointer Sisters' and ‘Kool and The Gang’ set to perform their greatest hits live - we want to celebrate and boogie all night long!
We'll Show You Incredible Things
Stick with us and we’ll show you some incredible things. Side effects of taking our advice include looking stunning because happiness looks gorgeous on all of us.
Saddle up and trot on over to these locations
Giddy up! Melbourne Cup is almost here again, which means it’s time to find the perfect venue to enjoy all the action. It won’t be hard though, considering the wide range of places ready to cater for your fancy dresses and excuse to day drink. Here are some of the coolest spots to experience the races without having to leave Brisbane.
Back In Australia, Fresh From Europe
After 15 years in the music game, The Cat Empire are more exuberant than ever. They are fresh from a summer in Europe, and armed with an album’s worth of new material (being released single by single each month, until the full album drop in 2019), and ready to dance their way around Australia once again. We caught up with frontman Felix Riebl to discuss all things Empire.
Wear your flats, pack your heels
Wear your flats but pack your heels, this Word On The Street has you covered from morning to night. From fun action-packed adventure to sophisticated dining you'll be covered whether you're planning a day date, a girls night, a date night, a party or a function.