Girl and Guitar unites local queens of the six string in a homage to iconic female musos
Event News

Girl and Guitar unites local queens of the six string in a homage to iconic female musos

A new year brings a new roster of events, and Brisbane is set to come alive with song and dance in 2022. If you're up for a bit of melody-laced fun, gather up your gig-loving mates and head to Brisbane Powerhouse on Thursday March 24, as that's when sizzling music showcase Girl and Guitar will hit the stage. Revellers can expect an entrancing evening led by a group of guitar-playing gals paying tribute to legendary female musicians. more

Food News
Get on the beers – Heaps Normal redefines the pot of gold with a zero-alcohol lager
Food & Drink

Get on the beers – Heaps Normal redefines the pot of gold with a zero-alcohol lager

Australians, on the whole, can be a thirsty bunch. When it comes to alcohol, however, the tide may be turning with many Australians opting to cut back on the booze or kick it to the curb, for good. Once upon a time, non-drinkers were left with a choice between soft drinks, juice or mocktails. Thankfully, the shift in consumer behaviour has inspired some really excellent craft breweries and distilleries to pursue low- and no-alcohol options that can go head-to-head with its full-strength peers in terms of taste and flavour profiles. One such player that has made some serious waves on the scene is Heaps Normal, which just this week unveiled its second non-alcoholic brew, Another Lager. more

Community
Laneway tea festivals, summer parties and car meets – BrisAsia Festival returns with a hearty dose of culture and fun
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Laneway tea festivals, summer parties and car meets – BrisAsia Festival returns with a hearty dose of culture and fun

Get excited, folks – one of the city's most exciting cultural events, BrisAsia Festival, is back. From February 1–20, our city will come alive with the sights, sounds, tastes and experiences of Asia – no passport needed! From street-wide tea festivals full of boba to romantic gigs in gardens, here are some of the most exciting BrisAsia events popping up in Brisbane ... more

Event Highlights

Food
Moët & Chandon High Tea

Moët & Chandon High Tea

Food
Riverbar & Kitchen x Peroni Italia Australian Open pop-up

Riverbar & Kitchen x Peroni Italia Australian Open pop-up

Community
Medibank Feel Good Program

Medibank Feel Good Program

Music
The Mountain Goat Valley Crawl

The Mountain Goat Valley Crawl

Food
Valentines Day Degustation at Honour Ave Cellars

Valentines Day Degustation at Honour Ave Cellars

Food
Ginuary

Ginuary

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

kids
SparkLab

SparkLab

Food
NightQuarter Sunshine Coast

NightQuarter Sunshine Coast

Food
Eat Your Art Out High Tea

Eat Your Art Out High Tea

Exhibitions
Blak Superheroes by Dylan Mooney

Blak Superheroes by Dylan Mooney

Community
City Hall tours

City Hall tours

Food
BITE Markets

BITE Markets

Exhibitions
The Work They Have At Heart

The Work They Have At Heart

Exhibitions
The Storytellers

The Storytellers

Exhibitions
State Library of Queensland Gallery Walk

State Library of Queensland Gallery Walk

Comedy
The Kaye Hole

The Kaye Hole

Food
Indulge in crackin' crustacean delights at this luxe lobster-roll pop-up coming to Kingscliff
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Indulge in crackin’ crustacean delights at this luxe lobster-roll pop-up coming to Kingscliff

Haven't got plans for the upcoming January 26 public holiday? Well, consider this next piece of news as a sign to pack up the car and head south – to Kingscliff Beach Bowls Club, to be exact. It's here where you'll discover a lunch experience so mouth-watering, so indulgent and so sumptuous that you'll be going back for seconds – Lobster & Co.’s famous lobster rolls! Read on for all of the decadent details on arguably the most lavish pop-up dining experience of the summer ... more

Best of Brisbane
The round-up: where to take a bite out of Brisbane's best breakfast rolls
Food & Drink

The round-up: where to take a bite out of Brisbane’s best breakfast rolls

While bacon and eggs reigns supreme as the greatest breakfast dish of all time, the more portable breakfast roll – featuring bacon, eggs, cheese and a dollop of sauce between a set of soft buns – takes top marks for grab-and-go convenience. Whether you spell it brekkie or breaky, the breakfast bun is a cafe staple, therefore we've decided to see if we could narrow down some of Brisbane's best. First, we have a couple of qualifiers. This is by no means an exhaustive list – it's an ever-evolving summary of stand-out selections. We've also made the choice to exclude more prototypical sandwiches, breakfast wraps and bagel-based options. Now, without further ado, here's our list of Brisbane's most bangin' breakfast rolls ... more

Music
Ten reasons you need to experience Opera Queensland's dazzling 2022 season
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Ten reasons you need to experience Opera Queensland’s dazzling 2022 season

With a mission to bring opera to all Queenslanders, regardless of where you live, and a true passion for the art form, Opera Queensland is set to deliver another dynamite season this year. From once-in-a-lifetime outback concerts under the night sky to brand-new productions made in collaboration with some of Queensland's brightest stars, there are many reasons to dip your toes into this year's program. In fact, we'll give you ten reasons right now ... more

The Locals Next week: A BRISBANE LOCAL

Reuben Keehan
What’s inspiring for me is that way that artists and communities are finding forms of agency, ways of expressing themselves, ways of having a say in the way the world looks ... ~ Reuben Keehan more

Weekly Inspire… Theme of the Week: words of wisdom

My doctor told me I had to stop throwing intimate dinners for four unless there are three other people ~ Orson Welles