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Portside Wharf | 14th May

Celebrate Mother's Day in Style

Portside Wharf | 14th May

Portside Wharf is the perfect place to spoil mum this Mother's Day as the precinct celebrates in style with an array of food offerings and local live music from 12pm to 3pm on Sunday, May 14.

Give mum the day off as all restaurants and cafes will be open offering everything from a first-class lunch to a casual meal.

Why You Need Hair Extensions

Long Hair Don't Care

Why You Need Hair Extensions

Some say a hairstyle can make or break your look. Those who do, clearly aren't cursed with the 'bad hair day' gene. If you're one of those people who's hair wont grow past your shoulders, breaks off into the wind every time there's a light gust or is flatter then an A4 sheet of paper - hair extensions could be just the thing for you. Studio Ash Hair are experts in hair care and specialise in ‘Great Lengths’ extensions. Aside from turning you into Rapunzel, hair extensions do so much more for you, and your locks.

Word on the Street #53

Fifty Shades Of Fun

Word on the Street #53

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.

Word on the Street #52

Laugh until you cry, then laugh some more!

Word on the Street #52

Another one bites the crust, February is done and dusted. Look at all you’ve eaten this year already… and there’s so much more fun, entertainment and food to come. Best be ready there’s enough laughs to go around for the next month to make your stomach hurt.

Win Inspirecycle Classes

Two Week Unlimited Passes (valid on Cycle, CycleBarre + Antigravity classes)

Win Inspirecycle Classes

Escape with InspireCycle for an unforgettable, heart racing, inspirational, beat fuelled 45 minutes. The InspireCycle workout is uniquely designed to give you a killer combination of endorphin rush and inspiration. No other workout or gym experience can leave you with the body and mind workout you will get from an InspireCycle session.

Want to win a two week unlimited pass valid for Cycle, Cyclebarre and AntiGravity classes (valued at $49)? Of course you do... read on...

Valentine’s Day Gift Guide

Love is in the air, hair and everywhere | Brisbane Edition

Valentine’s Day Gift Guide

Wondering what to get that special someone? Could that special someone be you? Single, taken or just ready to mingle? Here’s gift ideas, unique experiences, free and creative ways to show someone you care and healthy options. Make your heart beat faster or miss a beat. It’s a choose your own adventure style Valentine’s day…. be inspired! #JustHaveFun #MakeEverydayValentinesDay #LoveIs

InspireCycle Challenge

Mind, Sweat & Gearsl

InspireCycle Challenge

It’s that time of year again where we all vow to get trim, toned and terrific after the indulgent festive season. We are totally into heath and fitness at InspireCycle where they’ve taken spin classes to an entirely new level.

Make Your Own Moisturizer

How to Make Your Own Non-Greasy Hand & Body Moisturizer

Make Your Own Moisturizer

If you're looking to replicate the luxury and quality of the sorts of hand and body wash and moisturizers you’d find in quality boutiques, then whip up this tried, tested and totally amazing non-greasy moisturizer for your hands and body.

Word On The Street #44

May the force be with you

Word On The Street #44

Local is lovely, and we have a treasure trove of local goodness to uncover this week. Christmas is coming and it is so important to support local artisans, business, venues… choose local and it’s the gift that keeps on giving. From fashion, food, fun and fraternising… we’ve got your local gold. On other news, unless you are living under a rock… the new Star Wars is here… no spoilers, just go see it NOW. May the force be with you and yours this festive season.

Summer Hair Fashion 2016

9 Top Trends by Studio Ash Hair

Summer Hair Fashion 2016

Wondering what to do with your luscious locks this Summer? Time for a change? Want to know this seasons hottest trends? Well, we get the low down from one of Brisbane’s best and most respected stalons, the one and only Phillip Lagoinha and Tracey Dunne from Studio Ash Hair.

Behind Studio Ash Hair

Meet Phillip Lagoinha

Behind Studio Ash Hair

The Good Guide is here to celebrate local is lovely. What makes a place so unique is her people. We get behind Teneriffe’s iconic salon Studio Ash Hair, and meet the stylish and very fabulous Phillip Lagoinha to see what drives him, his favourite Brisbane places and what his life philosophy is.

What's New Pussycat?

New in the Nest | Sept + Oct 2016

What's New Pussycat?

What’s new pussycat? Well, there is an abundance of new venues, places and spaces opening. If you are living under a rock, let us help you out with some new or recent openings to check out...

Word on the Street #38

Fresh, Festive, Fiesty, Freaky & Fun

Word on the Street #38

There’s so much happening at the moment, it’s almost overwhelming. I feel my waistline expanding just thinking about it. Festivals, food, music, arts, fashion, home, lifestyle - whatever you dig - there’s something on for you. Get you diary out (aka iCal) and plan so you don’t miss ANYTHING! #YouGotThis

Word on the Street #36

Fashion, Fun, Bars & Sun

Word on the Street #36

This week there is lots to look forward to in Brisbane with the opening of a new rooftop bar, the continuation of the Italian Film Festival, a new bar in Petrie Terrace, a fav beauty bar spreads wings and much more. So get behind our city and support the local events and business because remember, local is lovely!