From dusk til dawn
This week we've got something for the early birds and the night owls, with events on from dawn to dusk. Fly with us as we swoop back to the 60's, soar to mountain tops and get our beaks wet in a fish filled pond. Time to spread the wings fellow pigeon's.
Native & Wild Feast
On the back of popular and sold out events, Catchment Brewing Co have their unmissable next monthly feast on Monday 8 May. See the Hidden Window Bar at the brewery transform for an intimate and truly delectable feast.
‘Native & Wild’ is a feast that draws from the modern Australian landscape, heavily featuring native flora and fauna, as well as a few of the more prolific newcomers to our unique country.
Portside Wharf's Autumn Menu's
Eat your way around the world (the Portside world that is), with the wharf boasting many tantalising restaurants including Italian, Moroccan, Lebanese, Japanese, Mexican, Greek and more - all you need is a large glass of red and you've got yourself the perfect Autumn appetiser or Winter warmer.
New in the Nests
Spread your wings fellow pigeons, it's time to leave the nest. Brisbane and the Gold Coast both announced new openings this week, leaving us chirping for joy. There's plenty of places to get your beaks wet, as well as tasty eateries that'll get the wings flapping. Get out of the bird baths, ruffle up those feathers and join us as we soar around town, stopping only to perch at the hottest new venues. You're in for a tweet.
Beat those rainy day blues
It’s raining outside so your plan to go to the beach or the park is out the window and you’re stuck at home twiddling your thumbs and wondering what to do with yourself. This is a situation that is met by many people many times throughout the year, one that cannot be avoided – but one that can be helped! Twiddle no more, because here are some awesome and fun activities to do when the rains come, bound to keep you entertained and NOT bored!
A Hangover Never Tasted So Good
Calling all party animals and sleeping beauties, Lock 'n' Load have just launched 'The Late Breakfast Club' for those of you who struggle to get up, and deal with life on Sunday's! Pairing up the ever classic B.L.T with the disgustingly delicious Bloody Mary, this West End bistro have created the perfect cure for any pain or shame Saturday night has left you feeling.
Fifty Shades Of Fun
Drum roll please…. (da da da da da)…. the new booklet for The Good Guide Edition 33 Autumn 2017 is online. Check out the latest, greatest, best and most beautiful places to unwind, relax, sip, savour, shop and relish. The beautiful booklets will hit hands and hearts from next week… make sure you collect your copy as they fly quickly from any of the venues include in the guide, 4-5 star & boutique hotels and everywhere that matters. The gold bird with the word knows what’s going on, check out this weeks word on the street… It’s raining ra(men) hallelujah! Asian feasts and new bars, cafes, festivals and so much more.
What’s New & Where’s Hot To Eat
Brisbane’s abuzz with great culinary offers, no matter your taste there’ something to seduce your tastebuds. Here’s a few picks from what’s on our radar this March….
Creative, Cool & Crafty
Let’s get it on… you me, and the rest of Brisbane. Get our drink on! What were you thinking? Get your mind out of the gutter. I’m thirsty, aren’t you too. Let’s have a drink and explore this fine city… there’s new stuff brewing!
Love is in the air …
Love, amour, dashuri, amare…. whatever language you say it in, it’s in everyone’s focus with V Day coming up this Tuesday. Time flies when you’re having fun. Quickly, look out the window, there it is racing by now. I think it even did a summersault. But don’t worry, that’s just a sign that you’re having the best time, and thanks to Word on the Street there’s plenty more to come….
Love at First Bite | Brisbane Food Edition
Single and ready to mingle? Or a couple and all loved up? Whatever your status, we give you the best of what Brisbane has to offer this Valentine’s Day. Indulge this February 14 with the one you love, or love being solo and perhaps cupids arrow will strike. After all, ‘love is in the air’ - (John Paul Young sings it best to get you in the mood)…
"Forbidden Love" 10 Course Degustation
This Valentine, date or no date just bring your gorgeousness and indulge on a night like never before!
Indulge in a 10 course "Forbidden Love" degustation prepared by head chef Eugene Lee at Colour Me Flavour.
For all who are looking for something different this Valentine are welcome!
BBQ Championships, Craft Beer, Food Trucks, Live Music, Masterclasses and more. You’re welcome.
The best kind of festival is where you do what you want, right? Right.
Imagine sitting on the grass and gnawing on a giant hunk of meat from some of Brisbane’s Best BBQ Foodies whilst sipping on some of Australia (and the World’s) most delicious craft brews.
And then getting schooled and learning the ropes from the High Nerds of the BBQ & Beer World in one of the Masterclasses, getting all up in their grill with all the questions you ever had about ‘queing and brewing.
Whichever way you want to plan your Roadshow, there will be a kick arse Live Music lineup to tickle your eardrums for a truly awesome Summer Saturday.
Introducing.... (drum roll please)... the BBQ & Beer Roadshow. You’re welcome.
Dinner and a Movie at Portside Wharf
Food and film fanatics can enjoy the complete experience of 'dinner and a movie' with fantastic deals at Portside Wharf through the 'Dine with Dendy' program.
Dendy Cinema has partnered with every restaurant and cafe and at the riverfront precinct to bring a huge range of 'dinner and movie' deals that suit every taste and occasion.
Bright, Boozy, Beachy, Bold & Beautiful
Some say if you can’t handle the heat, get out of the kitchen, but Word on the Street would rather rip its shirt off, slop on some sunscreen, rock some cool shades, and embrace the heat. Diving straight into the deep end is the only way to discover the top trends before they float away, plus, it’s a great opportunity to practice your breaststroke. We’ve already made the first splash, and rounded up everything you need to know, so jump in. Trust us, the water’s fine!