What's happening in Brisbane & Beyond this long weekend
Time to start that new workout guide you’ve been going on about for months to make room for this year’s super sweet weekend! One of the most delicious times of year is just around the corner and whether you’ll be spending it with your fabulous self on a well-deserved retreat or with family, we’ve put together the ultimate treat yo self guide for the upcoming holiday that has a little something for everyone. Oh, and chocolate of course.
Eat more hole-food
Autumn is here and Nodo has got us falling in love with their new seasonal menu! This season, they're putting back the fun and flavour back into wholesome food!
The Best Rollin' Restaurants in Town!
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.
Berry Berry Exciting!
I don't know about you, but here at The Good Guide, we can't go past a good Acai bowl. So to make things a little easier for you this summer, we have done our homework and curated a list of the Top 6 Acai bowls in Brisbane. All you have to do is pick one, or better yet, why not try them all!
Oops, gotta go! A good time is calling...
It's another busy week in Brissy, and we're just bouncing off the walls from excitement (and too much caffeine). We've got heaps of new tasty treats and fun activities you should be checking out. So let the good times roll and immerse yourself in some good food, great drinks, and sick pics for Instagram.
This is where the magic happens
The sky is blue, the sun is shining and we can't think of a better week to have a good week. Whether that entails coffee and cake, brunch, decorating or a a bit of dancing in your underwear, whatever you need to make this week great. To help you conquer we've rounded up some of our favourites, this is where the magic happens.
Welcome to Your New Oasis
We’ve found the perfect place to make your midweek blues go away. Presenting the one and only Nodo! Nodo provides a healthy twist on donuts (baked, not fried and made with naturally gluten-free ingredients!), making your snacking experience less of a guilt trip and more of an extra special treat. However, Nodo do more than just donuts, with an extensive brunch menu (also healthy!) these guys have everything you need to brighten up your week.
Eat like Oprah
Hobby Lane’s apple pies are so good even Oprah’s had them. Okay, so maybe she didn’t eat them at the humble Mitchelton café, but the chef did make her these tasty treats on a yacht somewhere in the Mediterranean (I’m not jealous, you’re jealous). Hobby Lane may present a humble front but don’t be fooled for the owner and chef, Peter Shaw, spent 25 years making dinner for the likes of Naomi Campbell and the royal family. See what all the fuss is about....
Gelato so good you'll be sure to sprinkle your pants
What's a "Butcher" doing in a gelato shop? Serving you gelato so good you'll be sure to sprinkle your pants (duh).
Good, Wholesome Fun
When planning Mylk & Ko, ex-lawyer and dessert-obsessive (something she credits to her Belgian heritage) Ines Scholtes wanted to strike the perfect balance between wholesome, healthy food and refined luxury and the popularity of this New Farm nook tells us that she nailed it.
Bites, Beers, Banter & Birthdays
Birthdays are there to be celebrated, so let's celebrate Brisbane. You just bring yourself we've got everything else covered, the bites, the brews and the banter, it's all there. You'll think it's your birthday with all the gifts and surprises we've got in store.
Alright Spring, Do Your Thing
We've said it before and we'll say it again - springtime in Brisbane is pretty much the greatest time of year. As well as getting to swan around outdoors in the perfect weather, our social calendar really kicks into overdrive.
How to beat the Riverfire crowds
We understand crowds and fighting through a sea of people is not everyones cup of tea! To beat the crowds and get off your couch we have some top spots to see Riverfire this year!
Can You Handle It?
The only thing better than a nice meal you don’t have to make is two of them for the price of one. If you wanted a crash course in meal deals for two, buckle your seatbelt. This is your future Tinder date rotation.
You stay classy, Brisbane
Put down the greasy takeout, remove those stained sweat pants and jump in the shower. This week we're turning up the class a notch and treating ourselves to a little wining and dining at some of Brisbane's most exclusive venues and events.