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Best in show – our top five picks for Brisbane Festival
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Best in show – our top five picks for Brisbane Festival

It’s almost September – spring has sprung, the days are getting longer and soon enough, around one million people will be enjoying the sensory explosion that is the iconic Brisbane Festival. The program is an eruption of diversity including elements of theatre, music, dance, circus and opera, as well as major public events such as Sunsuper Riverfire. Running from September 3–24, this year more than ever punters are spoilt for choice with a mixture of local legends and international stars coming out to play. We’ve put a magnifying glass to the amazing line-up of live entertainment to bring you our picks for Brisbane Festival this year. more

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Join the culture club with The Judy's top five upcoming shows
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Join the culture club with The Judy’s top five upcoming shows

If variety is the spice of life, then The Judith Wright Centre of Contemporary Arts is a certified jalapeno of an institution. You can pretty much swing by at any given time and see something that will knock your socks off – from theatre, fine art and comedy to everything in between – but the coming month sees a huge line-up of events that are well worth a visit or two. Whip out the calendar and file these five gems under ‘must-do’. more


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The round-up: where to celebrate Chinese New Year in 2016
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The round-up: where to celebrate Chinese New Year in 2016

We may have celebrated the start of a new calendar year on January 1, but Chinese New Year, which falls on the eighth of this month, is just around the corner. With festivities set to continue well into February, Brisbane locals will have the opportunity to embrace the Asian culture through a range of special events, from traditional lion dancers and firecracker displays, to sumptuous Chinese banquets and street food markets. Here are just some of the ways you can help ring in the Year of the Monkey. more