Architecture
Take a peek inside some of Brisbane's iconic spaces during Brisbane Open House
Design

Take a peek inside some of Brisbane’s iconic spaces during Brisbane Open House

If your work day commences when you step foot in the office, you're pretty lucky. More likely, it begins the second you open your eyes – checking emails and making phone calls on the commute to work in an effort to tick off another couple of things on the never ending to-do list. The trade-off for all of this increased efficiency is that often, we miss the journey completely. Think about it, how many times have you arrived at work with absolutely no recollection of the trip? If you're guilty of it (we all are), Brisbane Open House is the perfect opportunity to stop, observe and appreciate some of the amazing architecture and stunning spaces that make this fine city of ours so unique. more

Events
High tea gets elevated – Perrier-Jouët launches its Art of the Wild event series
Food & Drink

High tea gets elevated – Perrier-Jouët launches its Art of the Wild event series

One of France's famed boutique champagne houses is kicking off a month-long multi-sensory art and culinary series this week when it takes over part of the Emporium Hotel in South Bank. The Art of the Wild champagne garden pop-up program is flush with artisanal experiences, establishing The Terrace's VIP dining room as the place to be for gourmet high teas, dessert tastings, painting masterclasses and champagne sampling. more

Beauty
Go nude with APHA.LAB's free-from deodorant
Gentlewoman

Go nude with APHA.LAB’s free-from deodorant

It's probably not something you've spent too much time thinking about, but if you were to take a peek at the ingredients list of your deodorant you might be perturbed to find some pretty heavy ingredients in the mix. We're talking everything from aluminium chlorohydrate to triclosan (the antibacterial chemical used to kill odour-causing germs on the skin) and phthalates galore. The good news is that Melbourne's APHA.LAB has crafted an all-natural alternative that actually works! more

Best of Brisbane
Proof BBQ & Booze | Brisbane's best American barbecue
Food & Drink

The round-up: Brisbane’s best American barbecue restaurants

Apologies in advance to all plant-based eaters out there – this round-up is strictly for the carnivores. This time around, we’re checking out the finest hunks of meat available around town. No, we’re not talking about Aussie Thunder Male Revue. We’re talking about barbecue – American barbecue, to be precise. Brisket, pulled pork, ribs, sausages – if it’s smoky, saucy and meaty, it’s exactly what we’re after. We’ve assembled a list of some of the best bricks-and-mortar barbecue locations in Brisbane. Be wary of reading while hungry – this list will get the salivation glands working overtime. more

Event Highlights

Circus & Dance
Brisbane Festival

Brisbane Festival

Circus & Dance
Briefs: Close Encounters

Briefs: Close Encounters

Exhibitions
New Woman Exhibition at Museum of Brisbane

New Woman Exhibition at Museum of Brisbane

Food
Saturday High Tea At Eden's Table

Saturday High Tea At Eden’s Table

Food
Riverfire 2019 at Jade Buddha Bar & Kitchen

Riverfire 2019 at Jade Buddha Bar & Kitchen

Events: What's on in Brisbane this week. Start planning your weekend

Food
Weekends at The Defiant Duck

Weekends at The Defiant Duck

Music
Regurgitator Pogogo Show at The Tivoli

Regurgitator Pogogo Show at The Tivoli

Exhibitions
An exhibition of latest works by Gary Myers

An exhibition of latest works by Gary Myers

Exhibitions
Quilty

Quilty

Community
1000 Doors

1000 Doors

Free
ChiliPhilly Artist Talk and Crochet Session

ChiliPhilly Artist Talk and Crochet Session

Community
Hillsong Church

Hillsong Church

Community
City Hall tours

City Hall tours

Community
Open Garden

Open Garden

Kids
Let your littles get hands-on with Island Fashion at QAGOMA
Event News

Let your littles get hands-on with Island Fashion at QAGOMA

If you are a parent or a carer, you understand all too well how challenging it can be to constantly find activities to entertain and stimulate small people with even smaller attention spans. Well, we hear you. Allow us to introduce you to the Island Fashion installation at the Children's Art Centre at QAGOMA. more

The Grocer
Airlift the essentials – Wing drone delivery takes flight in Logan
Food & Drink

Airlift the essentials – Wing drone delivery takes flight in Logan

A quick trip to the shops is never just that – quick. Being caught out without the essentials is more of a hassle than we care to acknowledge, and sometimes we simply don't have the time to drop everything and make a mad dash to the supermarket. Well, one company is coming up with a nifty solution to this problem by using drones. Yes, those remote-controlled flying robots are the next wave in express delivery mechanisms, and Wing is bringing its up-and-coming drone delivery service to Logan. Out of milk? In dire need of a screwdriver? Crave a coffee like your life depends on it? Wing is your robotic guardian angel, dropping off these necessities at your door. more

The Locals Next week: A BRISBANE LOCAL

Anne Edmonds
You want to leave a comedy show thinking, "Well, at least I’ve never done that!" ... ~ Anne Edmonds more

Weekly Inspire… Theme of the Week: words of wisdom

True love will find you in the end ... ~ Daniel Johnston

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Hellenika
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