All the ingredients for a good time
Take a big whiff of the air and fill your nostrils with the scent of sticky sweet fairy floss, Strawberry ice cream, and dagwood dogs. To your left, men and women wearing Akubra hats, to your right little kids running around with giant show bags. Yes, the Ekka is here! Whether you plan on bracing the crowds at the showgrounds or planning on having a quiet one in, here's our curated list of what's on in Brissy this week.
Whiskey, Wine, Cocktails and Everything Nice
So many bars, so little time. If you must go, pick only one. Nah, who are we kidding? Follow our quest, take our lead, we’ve picked out Brisbane’s cream of the crop, and we’re taking you along! Enjoy drinks after dark in the most exquisite bars ‘round town. Come along now…
Put your positive pants on!
It's the last month of winter! Hoorah! It's nearly "unsticking your thighs from a plastic chair season"! Bring on the sunshine, warmer weather, and beach days! As Brisbane sheds off the last bits of winter and setting up for the new season, the city is also bringing in new activities. So check out our round-up of what's hot and happening in Brisbane.
A Flocking Good Time
Ahh...it's the last week of July. That went by quite fast! But don't ya worry folks Brisbane is still dishing up some sweet gigs and even sweeter new entertainment venues! We promise this'll keep you busy until August rolls up!
There’s a party for everyone.
The array of arts and culture at Brisbane Festival will give you plenty of reasons to party, groove and sway the month away. Whether you want to head into the Valley for a few drinks and a party with your mates, or head into South Bank for some relaxing RNB, there’s something on offer for everyone.
It's A Good Day For A Good Day
Hope you guys have some spare time this week! There's a ton of foodie festivities, must-watch movies and local events that you wouldn't want to miss. Trust us, your calendars will be completely booked once you see these events lined we've lined up for you.
Winter warmer activities
It really does feel like Christmas in July with all these festive things happening in Brisbane! Seriously, this city just keeps on giving! This week we're giving you a curated list of winter warmer activities and places you need to check out, besides it's the end of the financial year #TreatYourSelf.
Nom-worthy Spots for Brisbane's Night Owls
For all you night owls out there, we’ve all been there – you’re in the mood for munching, but you’ve got no idea what’s open at this ungodly hour. Let’s be honest, in Brisbane it’s tough to find decent outlets open past 9pm. If you’re in need of a piping hot bowl of soup, a caffeine boost or something to satisfy that sweet spot after a late night movie, we’re here to help. Featuring a myriad of cuisines, you’ll be spoilt for choice. Psst… there’s even fried chicken and beer!
First, We Feast!
Welcome back to another week, just because the weekends over doesn't mean the festivities have to stop! We've tracked down some of the tastiest and edgiest festivals and entertainment hitting up in Brisbane in the next couple of weeks. So grab those planners and get ready to pencil these dates in!
All you need to know for his 2020 trip down under.
Brisbane is in for a treat in 2020, as world-famous journalist and documentary-maker, Louis Theroux, has just announced his Australian tour will be hitting Bris early next year! That’s right: if you’re a lover of the weird and worrying, then it’s probably worth checking out this new tour.
Music, Marvellous Sights and Must To Do
When we reach a ripe old age and look back on life, we all want to boast of the fun, crazy and laughable events that’s happened in our lives, and partying it up at festivals both locally and around the world are a huge part of life’s adventures. It’s that extra cherry atop life’s ice cream. Take a trip with this bucket list, and you’ll have tons of stories to tell your grandchildren in time to come!
Happy Birthday Donald Duck!
Just when you thought winter couldn't be any cooler, Donald Duck will be skating into his birthday in Australia!
This place will leaf you wanting more
Botanists, green thumbs, and plant loving millennials you might want to head on over to the West Village this weekend. A huge indoor plant market is taking over, and it's one you'll definitely be rooting for.
Winter in Brisbane is giving us major oversized jumpers, fuzzy socks, mulled wine, and cozy winter nights vibes, but this season is also bringing in heaps of cool activities. Don't use the chilly wind as an excuse to miss out on the fun!
Flavours & Fashion
The season of turning into a couch burrito is finally here! But just because the weathers dropped a couple of degrees doesn't mean you should stop yourself from heading out to these killer events coming up! From Beer degustations to gin parties, a trackside marina, AND the announcement of this years Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week, here are some of the best things coming up in Busy Brissy.