What's Open and Where to Go in Brisbane
ANZAC day is just around the corner, and we’re sure you’re wondering where you can head out to eat or spend your day after Dawn service. As per the usual, a lot of places are closed for a day of remembrance, but you might be surprised to find quite a few little spots in Brisbane ready and waiting to go. And luckily for you, they’re all in a nice list, right here! If you’re looking for food and drink or somewhere to relax, all the below are open and raring to go this ANZAC day, so get out there and find yourself something tasty while you spend the day with the fam, friends, or S.O.
Brisbane welcomes rock star chef for one flavour-filled week in May
His cooking has been described as ‘daring, self-assured and full of expression’, a chef who makes ‘harmonious and refined dishes, not just ones with intensity and macho charm’ and this May, Brisbane will experience the famed flavours of Greek superchef Chef Dimitris Katrivesis firsthand when he takes up residence at Nostimo Restaurant & Bar ahead of the Paniyiri Greek Festival.
Good food equals good mood
Lover of the crafty arts, Brewhouse Brisbane isn't just brewing beer this Autumn, they're also introducing a new seasonal menu! And we promise, there's something there for everyone this Autumn.
Superhero films are dominating the box office.
Shazam! Scarf some red frogs and pop the popcorn! Shazam! is here! Superhero films aren’t just having a moment, they’re kicking butt and dominating the box office. After a long and complicated comic book history, Shazam! is the latest superhero flick from Warner Bros. Pictures’ DC Extended Universe (DCEU).
Just looking on the sunny side.
Hey, there hop stuff, what an egg-citing week we've got coming up! Easter is fast approaching and if you're dyeing to know what's happening, well yolks stick around cause we've round up some real good eggs for ya! We're basically the Easter eggs-perts
We All Need a Break Sometimes!
Are you a hard worker that's always putting in the effort to get your job done even when you don't feel like it? Do you want to pull a sickie without worrying someone in the office will see your Insta Story and snitch? Then I have the list for you! Behold, a range of excuses so brilliantly thought out your boss simply won't be able to say no!
What's happening in Brisbane & Beyond this long weekend
Time to start that new workout guide you’ve been going on about for months to make room for this year’s super sweet weekend! One of the most delicious times of year is just around the corner and whether you’ll be spending it with your fabulous self on a well-deserved retreat or with family, we’ve put together the ultimate treat yo self guide for the upcoming holiday that has a little something for everyone. Oh, and chocolate of course.
Where will you volunteer this year?
Are you looking to change things up in 2019? Do you want to make a difference in your community? Whether it was your New Year’s resolution, something you do every year, or just a new leap you’ve decided to take, volunteering is a great way to spend your time! Cut down on some of that Netflix and have a read through the different way you could make a positive difference in Brisbane! All volunteer work is important, so which cause are you going to get behind 2019?
Let Your Taste Buds Travel to Italy without leaving Town!
You can all stop looking now, we've found it - Brisbane's hottest Italian restaurant. Perfect for a romantic date night to spice up your love life, a gorgeous venue for an unforgettable birthday, an exciting girls night out or just to wine and dine whilst enjoying one of Brisbane's most spectacular views (no, I'm not talking about you!). Persone by Gambaro's is all you need to fulfil that Italian dream without leaving town. #TakeMeAway
A year of endless possibilities
Welcome to King Street, the heart and soul of the Brisbane showgrounds. This year, King Street is offering endless possibilities for the whole community to enjoy. As the precinct continues to grow, opening new dining and retail shops, they're bringing heaps more exciting experiences. Come check it out!
Sparkly things for your lobes and robes
Michael Kors, purveyor of fancy handbags and other assorted finery, once said that accessories are like “the exclamation point of a woman’s outfit” and if an exclamation is what you’re after, allow us to introduce you to your new favourite jewellery line from Brisbane’s own Birdee & Star.
CRAFT BEERS, FOOD, MUSIC & GOOD TIMES
Get acquainted (or re-acquainted) with Fortitude Valley’s prehistoric beast – the Woolly Mammoth.
Nothing beets these guys
The Small Crop is the hippest and freshest place out there, with locally sourced produce and the freshest ingredients, it’s no wonder that the people are flocking back to this independently run wholefoods kitchen.
Meet Justine Whelan who's made Brunch the meal of the day.
Local, ethical, sustainable, and, best of all, scrumptious... what more could you want when you're having breakfast for lunch or lunch for breakfast. With its next menu just having been created, come try something new at Anouk, where Justine Whelan has made Brunch the meal of the day.
Your potential is endless
Well, folks, we've made it to April! My oh my doesn't that just call for a celebration! As always, Brisbane's killing it with the entertainment and foodie scenes and this month is no exception. Come fly with us as we take the lead and show you a good time, I mean, it's what we do best!