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The Birds Blog

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Famous Brisbane Bands

Locally grown; internationally loved

Famous Brisbane Bands

Some serious talent has come out of this wonderful city of Brisbane. No matter what era of music you grew up with, I can guarantee you know at least three. Whether you knew that they were from Brisbane is another ball game. Here are 20 now nationally (and internationally!) recognised bands that we love to claim as our own.

Word on the Street #204

Spring into the season

Word on the Street #204

Got a sour case of the COVID blues? It’s time to get out and about again now that Spring is in full bloom, and this warmer weather is bringing the heat to Brisbane’s event scene. With our insight you’ll have the pick of the bunch.

Brisbane’s Best Ramen

5 restaurants bound to have you brothing at the mouth

Brisbane’s Best Ramen

Hopeless Ramen-tic? No need to put all your eggs in one basket, as we’ve rounded up the most full-bodied and fiery flavours that bring comfort food to a whole new level. Forget the days of soggy noodles and bland soups and spice up your life with the broth-taking Ramen scene Brisbane has to offer.

The Skincare Products and Routine That'll Have Your Skin Glowing In No Time

We’ve put together the world’s most easy peasy skincare routine with products that ACTUALLY work. You’re welcome.

The Skincare Products and Routine That'll Have Your Skin Glowing In No Time

Some skincare routines can take an hour. Ain’t nobody got time for that! The thing to remember is to KISS. No, we don’t mean the French kind. We mean to Keep It Simple, Stupid! Let’s strip back those ridiculously complicated routines and get back to the basics. Once you nail the basics and invest in products that actually work, a skincare routine becomes pretty damn easy.

We’ve put together the world’s most easy peasy skincare routine. Oh, and we’ve got all the products to help you out too. You’re welcome.

How to Work From Home Like A Boss

These tips and tricks will take you from isolation to promotion in no time.

How to Work From Home Like A Boss

They say COVID has changed the way we work forever, so whether we like it or not, WFH is going to become the new norm. But how productive are we REALLY being when we’re working from the comfort of our own homes? If you’re anything like us, our fridges, plants and doggos are a distraction enough. That and the fact that Netflix, Youtube and Socials are just one click away. To make sure you continue to CRUSH it at work when you're WFH, there’s a few things you need to keep in mind. Follow these and you'll be going from isolation to promotion in no time.

7 Glamorous Reasons Why You Need A Red Lipstick

New lip, who dis?

7 Glamorous Reasons Why You Need A Red Lipstick

I am team red lipstick and will stand by it until the day I die. Look, I know a red lip can seem scary because it’s bold and eye-catching…but that’s exactly why you should be wearing it! It’s sexy, daring, and gorgeous on everyone. It doesn’t matter what skin tone you have or what colour your hair is, there is a red lip out there for you.

I know that not everyone shares my obsession for the look, so I’m here to tell you why you need to try it today.

Your Essential Guide to BrisFest 2020

Laser shows and artistic wonders await this September

Your Essential Guide to BrisFest 2020

Boldly going where no festival has gone before, Brisfest is back with its 2020 Boldly Brisbane program. This year’s festival will look a little different, but the COVID safe plan means we still get to enjoy Brisbane’s most anticipated event of the year. Expect concerts in your street, laser light shows, and some pretty damn amazing art installations.

The Festival will run from September 4-26 and reach 190 suburbs with 91 events and 490 performances across music, art, theatre, and dance. Extra good news, 73 of these events are free!

We’ve put together the low down on this year’s Brisbane Festival, so read on to find out what’s happening this year.

9 of Brisbane's Best Food Apps

It's Love at First Bite

9 of Brisbane's Best Food Apps

Hungry? Thirsty? Don't feel like leaving home? These apps have got your back bae. Whether you need delivery to your doorstep, or just need to dash in on your way to work, Brisbane’s got the best foodservice apps to satisfy all your cravings. It's love at first bite/sip with these favourite food apps you'll fall in love with (if you haven't already).

Making the most of the Bunya Mountains

Pack your bags, we're going to the mountains!

Making the most of the Bunya Mountains

Queensland has really got it all. From refreshing rain forests to golden beaches, the sunshine state offers jewel after jewel. One such jewel is the Bunya Mountains. Right on Brisbane’s doorstep, the Bunya Mountains are a must when it comes to exploring the state we all know and love.

Here are some ideas to entertain yourself while you soak up the brilliance that is the Bunya Mountains.

The Complete Father’s Day Guide For 2020

For Brisbane's No.1 Dad

The Complete Father’s Day Guide For 2020

That time of year when we have to laugh at those dad jokes even though they torture us is near. September 6 is all things dad and if you are struggling for gift ideas, how to spend the day or where you can get a cracking meal, read on for the total Father’s Day guide.

Six Delicious Dining Experiences

Foodies get forked at the Sunshine Coast with 6 Fresh Feast-ing Delights

Six Delicious Dining Experiences

The ☀️ Coast offers more than just a beach day away, you can become a pro in the kitchen and explore a foodie world you never knew existed. Visit food stalls, eat on the beach, jump on a tasty train, and take selfies with a camel (Yes, a camel!). It's all in a day's work for the Sunshine Coast and it's just waiting for you to arrive.

Ten Tips to Become a Morning Person

Cos the early bird gets the worm, right??

Ten Tips to Become a Morning Person

Another Monday is rolling round and you just want to feel energetic and start ticking off those morning goals. Everyone says that the early bird gets the worm, that sunrise is the best time of day, that you can get heaps done before 9am…. Well… it’s worth a shot right? Us night owls need to get some new tricks...

Rise and #slay sunshine… it’s time to get that a$$ out of bed earlier so you can get on with it….

Here are some tips and trips guaranteed to work (but no steak knives)…