Cafes
Pavement Whispers: nodo to join the West Village fold with a doughnut-slinging kiosk in Peters Lane
Food & Drink

Pavement Whispers: nodo to join the West Village fold with a doughnut-slinging kiosk in Peters Lane

It's a good time to be a doughnut lover in Brisbane. nodo, the bakery cafe brand specialising in gluten-free treats, is set to expand its portfolio by one with a new spot opening at West Village this August. This grab-and-go joint will be stocked to the brim with nodo's signature range of doughnuts, takeaway breakfast bites and barista-brewed coffee. Read on to find out what we know ... more

Brisbane Festival
Aussie idols, art boats and adults-only spectacles – Brisbane Festival lifts the curtain on its full 2022 program
Event News

Aussie idols, art boats and adults-only spectacles – Brisbane Festival lifts the curtain on its full 2022 program

September is going to be a month to remember – because from September 2–24, Brisbane Festival is back, baby! The folks behind the annual city-wide extravaganza have just announced the entire jam-packed program for its 2022 edition and there’s a whole lot of singing, dancing and of course, fireworks! Read on to discover what you can get up to at this year’s Brisbane Festival … more

Restaurants
Yassou! Riverside Greek favourite OPA Bar + Mezze has reopened – and now it's serving brunch!
Food & Drink

Yassou! Riverside Greek favourite OPA Bar + Mezze has reopened – and now it’s serving brunch!

Brisbane City's riverside precinct was hit hard by recent floods, but now that the water has receded, there's life along the banks once more. Popular Greek eatery OPA Bar + Mezze celebrated its anticipated reopening last week, with inner-city dwellers turning out in droves to celebrate the Santorini-inspired locale's reinvigorated menu. Here's what's on offer ... more

Theatre
Abracadabra, alaka-damn! The Naked Magicians are back with spectacular tricks and strips one last time
Event News

Abracadabra, alaka-damn! The Naked Magicians are back with spectacular tricks and strips one last time

When you conjure up images of a magic show, you most likely envision magicians costumed in top hats, capes, gloves and wands. Well, we're about to describe a magic show that strips back everything apart from the wands – they will actually be on full display along with a whole lot of NSFW surprises. Say hello to the Naked Magicians, a duo not afraid to reveal a couple of tools of the trade, just not the secrets. more

Event Highlights

Music
East Meets West Orchestral Concert

East Meets West Orchestral Concert

Music
La Traviata

La Traviata

Comedy
The Naked Magicians

The Naked Magicians

Food
Wine & Cheese at Treasury Brisbane

Wine & Cheese at Treasury Brisbane

Circus & Dance
Blanc de Blanc Encore

Blanc de Blanc Encore

Geoffrey Robertson QC: It's No Longer Hypothetical

Geoffrey Robertson QC: It’s No Longer Hypothetical

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

kids
SparkLab

SparkLab

Food
Eagle Street Pier Final Dining Offers

Eagle Street Pier Final Dining Offers

Free
The Boundary Pub Trivia

The Boundary Pub Trivia

kids
Disney Pixar Putt

Disney Pixar Putt

Community
City Hall tours

City Hall tours

Exhibitions
Soul of Flowers: Ukrainian Art Charity Night Brisbane

Soul of Flowers: Ukrainian Art Charity Night Brisbane

Theatre
The Sunshine Club

The Sunshine Club

AYO Return to the Stage

AYO Return to the Stage

Exhibitions
State Library of Queensland Gallery Walk

State Library of Queensland Gallery Walk

Community
Trivia Tuesdays at LiveWire 24/7 Sports Bar

Trivia Tuesdays at LiveWire 24/7 Sports Bar

Events
The Dish: Brisbane food news you might have missed this week
Food & Drink

The Dish: Brisbane food news you might have missed this week

There's a lot happening in Brisbane these days, almost too much to keep up with. The Dish is a rapid-fire rundown of Brisbane food news – quick taster-sized tidbits to keep you in the know and, perhaps, tickle your tastebuds. This week we’ve got word of a month of free croissants, Granddad Jack's first birthday and a farewell party for Wandering Cooks! more

Food
This Hamilton hub is hosting truffle dinners and Italian lunches by the river
Event News

This Hamilton hub is hosting truffle dinners and Italian lunches by the river

While our feeds are filled with endless snaps of European summers (seriously, it seems like everyone is there!), you might find yourself green with envy while you try to stay warm amongst Brisbane's chilly conditions. Well, we're here to tell you that you can have your own Euro-inspired experience right here in our river city. From truffle dinners to waterfront long-table lunches filled with Italian delights, there's something for every wanderlust-stricken feaster at Portside Wharf this July ... more

Play
Punk-rock tunes and terrifying monsters – the best series to watch this month
Gentlefolk

Punk-rock tunes and terrifying monsters – the best series to watch this month

The chilly, wet weather has put a halt on all of our outdoor plans, and will most likely see a lot of us spend our free time indoors. If you're keen to snuggle up on the couch and binge your way through a new TV series, then we have some good news for you – we have rounded up some of the best series gracing our screens this month. Whether you're into superhero stories, nightmare-inducing horror or delightful rom-coms, we have got a streaming gem for you. more

The Locals Next week: A BRISBANE LOCAL

Dane Lam
Opera aspires, above all others, to unite every aspect of creative endeavour: music, poetry, drama, design, language, visual art, prose and everything else. ~ Dane Lam 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