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Cure your winter blues at Stone & Wood's beloved Festival of the Stone
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Cure your winter blues at Stone & Wood’s beloved Festival of the Stone

Stone & Wood's annual fiesta is making its return on Saturday, June 1 for another year of beers, bites and beats. This year, Festival of the Stone has snagged music acts like Dan Sultan, Beddy Rays, The Beefs and more to headline its stage, whilst the sud-sanctuary will welcome a fleet of food trucks and limited-edition brews. With funds going towards the local homeless hub Fletcher Street Cottage, Festival of the Stone is set to celebrate its local community and beyond. more

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Revel in the flavours of the Rainbow Region at Caper Byron Bay Food & Culture Festival
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Revel in the flavours of the Rainbow Region at Caper Byron Bay Food & Culture Festival

From May 17 to 26, the heroed home of produce, eateries and arts is hosting Caper Byron Bay Food & Culture Festival for another year. Curated by legendary chef Louis Tikaram (Stanley, Longrain), the ten-day event is toasting to Byron’s colourful community, creatives and cuisine with a delicious lineup full of foodie affairs, plus plenty more. Here’s what you need to know … more

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Experience QAGOMA’s latest exhibition after dark at Fairy Tales Up Late
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Experience QAGOMA’s latest exhibition after dark at Fairy Tales Up Late

Each season, art aficionados and amateurs alike descend upon the QAGOMA precinct for the rare chance to wander the galleries after hours. The latest Up Late is taking you on a journey into the wondrous world of Fairy Tales. Over two nights – Friday March 15 and 16 – the enchanting exhibition will be joined by magical music, theatre and drop-in workshops, headlined by Maple Glider and Methyl Ethel. Here’s what not to miss at this cultural night out … more

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Grab a slice and meet the brewer at Woodfired Fridays x 10 Toes Brewing
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Grab a slice and meet the brewer at Woodfired Fridays x 10 Toes Brewing

Every Friday afternoon, locals descend on Treasury Brisbane's open-air Hotel Courtyard to sip and snack at Woodfired Fridays – the ultimate knock-off spot where piping-hot pizzas, moreish snacks and ice-cold drinks are served up to the tune of live entertainment. On Friday March 1, craft-beer enthusiasts are in for a treat with a special edition of Woodfired Fridays to feature award-wining young-gun brewer Josh Batten, the hops maestro at famed Sunshine Coast brewery, 10 Toes Brewing. more


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Pinkies up – you're invited to an afternoon of opulence with High Tea at The Lab
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Pinkies up – you’re invited to an afternoon of opulence with High Tea at The Lab

The ever-elegant pastime of high tea has long been steeped in sophistication and The Lab's latest high tea service pays homage to this treasured tradition. The afternoon experience has been carefully curated by executive chef Steven Jones and features a seemingly endless procession of petite plates, French teas and fine bone chinaware. This lavish tea party of decadence and delights is hosted on weekends only – here's what's on offer ... more

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Cap off your weekend with sunrise pilates, champagne brunches and seafood feasts at Portside Wharf's Sundazed Sessions
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Cap off your weekend with sunrise pilates, champagne brunches and seafood feasts at Portside Wharf’s Sundazed Sessions

Got a case of the Sunday scaries? Portside Wharf's all-new Sundazed Sessions are the perfect antidote. Until March 31, the riverside precinct is turning the classic Sunday session on its head and making it an all-day affair, serving up a swag of weekly dining deals and exclusive events from free sunrise pilates to champagne-and-pastry brunches, ten-course seafood feasts and the happiest of happy hours. Here's a taste of what's in store. more

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BrisAsia is back to ring in the Lunar New Year with dumplings, dragons and dancing
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BrisAsia is back to ring in the Lunar New Year with dumplings, dragons and dancing

The coveted cultural event is making its highly anticipated return with 11 suburbs across Brisbane set to showcase the best of our city’s Asian culture this February. Last year, BrisAsia saw its highest turnout yet, with more than 24,000 people participating in this city-wide celebration of Brisbane’s diverse Asian community. For its 12th run, the festival is back and better than ever – kicking off the lunar new year with a stacked program featuring more than 20 events from dancing dragons to dumplings. Running from Thursday, February 1 to Sunday, February 1, here’s what’s not to miss … more

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Pool parties and sky-high soirees – Rydges South Bank has your New Year's sorted with three exciting events
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Pool parties and sky-high soirees – Rydges South Bank has your New Year’s sorted with three exciting events

If you're yet to lock down your New Year's Eve party plans then look no further than Rydges South Bank, which is hosting not one, not two, but three spectacular soirees. Whether you'd prefer to farewell 2023 at a poolside party, enjoying a drool-worthy degustation or boogieing the night away at a rooftop extravaganza, Rydges South Bank is sure to have you entering 2024 in style. more

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Cheers to 2023! Here's where to spend New Year's Eve in The City
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Cheers to 2023! Here’s where to spend New Year’s Eve in The City

While Christmas is understandably taking up most of the space in our minds, we mustn't forget that there’s another holiday hot on its heels. That’s right, the biggest party of the year (New Year’s Eve, of course) is approaching fast, so it’s time to start locking in your party plans. Whether you’re keen to ring in the new year overlooking the Brisbane River, indulging in a belly-pleasing banquet or boogieing the night away, here are some of the best places to spend New Year’s Eve in The City. more

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Sip, snack and sparkle – bid adieu to 2023 at Will & Flow's riverside soiree
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Sip, snack and sparkle – bid adieu to 2023 at Will & Flow’s riverside soiree

Well folks, the silly season is almost upon us, which means the biggest end-of-year celebration is just around the corner. And no, we're not talking about Christmas, we're talking about New Year's Eve, of course! While you may be busily preparing for December 25, we suggest you look ahead to December 31, as it will be here in the blink of an eye. They say the way you spend New Year's Eve will set the tone for the year ahead, so if you'd like to enter into 2024 sipping, snacking and soaking up spectacular fireworks from one of the best spots in Brisbane, then we suggest you make Will & Flow your New Year's Eve party destination. more

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Ornament decorating and rooftop carols – West Village comes alive with Christmas cheer this festive season
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Ornament decorating and rooftop carols – West Village comes alive with Christmas cheer this festive season

It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas at West End's premier lifestyle precinct. That’s right, the trees are being decorated and twinkling lights are adorning the buildings at West Village, but that’s not the only way the precinct is delivering the Christmas cheer this festive season. West Village will come alive with a myriad of merry activities, offering everything from Christmas ornament decorating workshops to a magical evening of Carols and more! Keep reading for all of the details … more