Word on the street #161

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Word on the street #161

Clear up your calendars and empty your bellies, everyone! Brisbane is absolutely packed with delicious treats and activities this week. Whether you're emotional eating because of the Game of Thrones ending, or if you're just looking for a good feed, we've got you covered.

Parliament House High Tea

Ever wanted to know what it would be like to be Megan Markle? To dine like royalty? Well, do we have some exciting news for you! Queensland Parliament is welcoming guests to their stunning Strangers' Dining Room for an afternoon of high tea in the highest order.

Indulge in a carefully crafted menu featuring lemonade scones & finger sandwiches, through to caramel cupcakes topped with popping candy!

Sound like your cup of tea? Then clear your Friday (26th April) and grab your tickets here.

1st Birthday | Ballistic Beer

This May 25 Ballistic Beer West End is firing up the BBQ and cranking hits from the 90s to celebrate their first birthday! Rock up in your best 90's or early 2000's celeb-inspired outfits and enjoy flowing beer and killer food specials the whole day!

Did we mention those who come with a frosted tip hairstyle get a free drink?

Party's from 12 pm- 10 pm, don't miss out!

Autumn Feasts | Osbourne Hotel

With every changing season, we are #blessed with a new seasonal menu, and the Osbourne Hotel is serving up a seriously sensational new menu. We're talking about mouthwatering sticky Asian pork belly bites, Szechuan calamari, and a to-die-for roast pumpkin and sage risotto, perfect for keeping your bellies warm this Autumn.

1 Month of all you can eat spring rolls | Phat Elephant

This is not a drill! May just hot a whole lot tastier as Brissy's favourite Thai Restaurant, Phat Elephant, serves up all you can eat spring rolls for only $15 every Wednesday!

Yep, that's right folks, get ready for roll on over and devour as many spring rolls as you can stomach or maybe even squeeze in a bit more?

Effervescence Comes To Brisbane

Lovers of champagne and die-hard fans of Effervescence’s annual champagne festival will be grinning from ear to ear knowing that this year’s celebration of champagne will be closer to home. Effervescence Champagne Festival will take place at the stunning Hanworth House in East Brisbane on Sunday, July 21.

Get ready for an indulgent truffle four-course long lunch in a marquee in the garden of the historic property, matched with half a dozen pink champagnes.

Looking to get tickled pink? Book your tickets here.

UnCommon Store | Now Open

UnCommon Store, an initiative of The New Garde, has opened its doors and bringing a carefully curated collection of services and design aesthetics with an additional brand activation in Winn Lane.

Forget fast fashion or space fillers: every one of the brands featured in the store is the creation of a designer with a dream. The offering at UnCommon store is unique, influenced by the diverse backgrounds and rich stories of the designers.

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Disney on Ice

It's nearly here, everyone! Disney On Ice is skating its way to Brisbane this winter and are shivering with excitement! If you haven't grab your tickets yet, nows the time to do it! It's this season's ultimate interactive event. Join in on all the fun and celebrate your favourite Disney memories in this commemoration of 90 years of Mickey Mouse.

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Ysabelle Alesna

Ysabelle Alesna

Out in the beaches of Australia, you can find this charismatic girl laying in the sand with a sangria in one hand and her book in the other. If she's not at the beach, you can catch her on the hunt for the best tacos in Brisbane. She's a sucker for romance or fiction books, but also enjoys her true crime and murder podcasts.