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What's on in Brisbane this weekend
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What’s on in Brisbane this weekend

Well, well, well … it looks like the hectic rains we endured during our last stretch of freedom have decided to bugger off for a bit. Total bliss! Don’t let a little sprinkle keep you housebound – there is so much to see and do in our beautiful city at the moment. From gin therapy to Persian banquets and even pig racing, we’ve found the best things happening in Brisbane on the March 21–24 weekend. more

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The Weekend Series: five things we are vibing in March
Gentlefolk

The Weekend Series: five things we are vibing in March

The month of March feels a little lost in no man’s land: the excitement of the new year is long forgotten and the sweet bingeing of Easter is yet to begin. But fear not, dear friends, for we have once again dutifully scoured the globe to bring you a taste of the best things happening this month. Think major moves in the war on plastic, Australia’s biggest ocean park and a new hashtag challenge. more

Bars
Maeve Wine brings duck-ham crumpets, rare drops and heritage charm to South Brisbane
Food & Drink

Maeve Wine brings duck-ham crumpets, rare drops and heritage charm to South Brisbane

A mere mention of South Brisbane's Queensland National Bank building may not ring any bells to you, but we can guarantee you're familiar with this heritage-listed beauty. Sitting pretty on the corner of Melbourne and Grey Streets, opposite QPAC and neighbouring Fish Lane, the building has previously lived a rather financial life, but as of today its first floor is home to a more liquid kind of currency. Through heavy heritage copper doors and up winding burgundy steps, Maeve Wine is waiting to deposit some moreish morsels into your mouth. more

Cafes
Grumpy Madam delivers scrumptious mood-boosting brunch to Newstead
Food & Drink

Grumpy Madam delivers scrumptious mood-boosting brunch to Newstead

A top-ten finish on the 2016 season of My Kitchen Rules was all it took to turn Gareth Cochrane from a miner with a passion for home cooking into a bona fide hospitality lifer. The edifying experience ignited the burners of Gareth’s motivation centre, spurring the budding chef to open a cafe of his own. Grumpy Madam is Gareth’s newly open nosh nook – an airy venue that’s all about refined simplicity and familiar comforts. more

Event Highlights

Circus & Dance
Dangerous Liaisons

Dangerous Liaisons

Food
Champagne Long Lunch at Eden's Table

Champagne Long Lunch at Eden’s Table

Food
Sparkling Springs Spritz and Prosecco Fountain

Sparkling Springs Spritz and Prosecco Fountain

Food
Cheese and Champagne Pop-up

Cheese and Champagne Pop-up

Music
A Flowering Tree

A Flowering Tree

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

Exhibitions
Sam Cranstoun: Impossible Conversations

Sam Cranstoun: Impossible Conversations

Comedy
The Opinion

The Opinion

Exhibitions
You Used Me – Andie McGovern

You Used Me – Andie McGovern

Community
City Hall tours

City Hall tours

Film
APT9 Cinema

APT9 Cinema

Markets
Brisbane City Markets

Brisbane City Markets

Film
Sunset Cinema

Sunset Cinema

Exhibitions
Plantation Voices: contemporary conversations with Australian South Sea Islanders

Plantation Voices: contemporary conversations with Australian South Sea Islanders

Fashion
Ditch your curfew – marie Claire Up Late whips James Street into an after-dark fashion frenzy
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Ditch your curfew – marie Claire Up Late whips James Street into an after-dark fashion frenzy

Folks with a love of fashion and a shopping addiction, your time has come – marie claire Up Late is back at James Street, baby! The annual after-dark extravaganza is set to take over the glitzy fashion mecca on Thursday March 28, offering up amazing deals, goodies galore and a line-up of seriously impressive industry names imparting their sartorial knowledge. Save the date for Brisbane’s premier fashion party, because this one’s going to be a doozy … more

Get inspired and surprised by The Design Conference 2019
Design

Get inspired and surprised by The Design Conference 2019

If genius is considered one percent inspiration and 99 percent perspiration, then consider your next decade’s quota well and truly taken care of by The Design Conference. Kicking off at Brisbane Powerhouse in May, the event aims to motivate, connect and enlighten creative professionals. more

The Locals Next week: A BRISBANE LOCAL

Kate Usher
Dance doesn't rely on a shared understanding of language or form and can be incredibly primal in how we see, share and engage with it. It’s egalitarian. I like that ... ~ Kate Usher more

Weekly Inspire… Theme of the Week: words of wisdom

Every great dream begins with a dreamer. Always remember, you have within you the strength, the patience, and the passion to reach for the stars to change the world ... ~ Harriet Tubman

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Mercado
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