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A Plant Market Is Potting Up In West End

This place will leaf you wanting more

A Plant Market Is Potting Up In West End

Botanists, green thumbs, and plant loving millennials you might want to head on over to the West Village this weekend. A huge indoor plant market is taking over, and it's one you'll definitely be rooting for.

Chernobyl is blowing up on HBO

What's all the fuss about?

Chernobyl is blowing up on HBO

Chernobyl has been one of the biggest hits of the year, and even surpassed Game Of Thrones on HBO as the highest rated show, EVER! So what the heck happened, and why was it so good?

Splendour Line up for 2019

Who you should be checking out this year!

Splendour Line up for 2019

That’s right baby: Splendour in the Grass is back again! This year, it’s party, party, party. With a line up that just gets better and better every year, there’s no way you can go wrong with Splendour! In 2019, some of the hottest names in the industry are going out of their way to visit one of Australia’s fav party festival spots, and you don’t want to miss out.

Word on the street #165

Entertainment Galore!

Word on the street #165

Winter in Brisbane is giving us major oversized jumpers, fuzzy socks, mulled wine, and cozy winter nights vibes, but this season is also bringing in heaps of cool activities. Don't use the chilly wind as an excuse to miss out on the fun!

How to keep pesky plastics out of your life

Tips and tricks on staying Earth friendly

How to keep pesky plastics out of your life

The Earth is a great home we’re living on, but we need to start cleaning up after ourselves a little bit, don’t you think? Plastic is a huge issue in the realm of environmental damage, and sometimes it can feel impossible to avoid! But don’t give up yet, because we’ve got some easy peasy ideas to help you keep your environmental conscience clear!

Party Like Prince!

Indulge in all things party with this 80s Funk n Disco

Party Like Prince!

It's time to party like there's no tomorrow! And how better to do it than at a The Blue Room 80s Fun n Disco with music from the one and only Prince!

Fabulous Festival Fashion Trends 2019

What to wear to Splendour and why we love it.

Fabulous Festival Fashion Trends 2019

Splendour in the Grass is right around the corner, and festival goers everywhere are planning out their outfits day by day, whether they’ll admit it to you or not. TBH, it’s completely fair: clothing and accessories can sometimes be the most stressful part of a festival. Even if you’re not a year-round fashonista, staying on trend when it comes to events like Splendour can make you feel a whole lot more at home as you groove around. But what to wear? How to wear it? Well, lucky for you, we’ve scouted out a list of music festival fashion trends for 2019, so you can keep up and keep it cute!

Behind Brewhouse | Meet the Owner

Cheers & Beers with Michelle Clark

Behind Brewhouse | Meet the Owner

Thirst quenching beers, a stellar venue, and a mouthwatering menu, Brewhouse is one pretty special place. And who do we have to thank for all the beer-y good times? Michelle Clark! She's one of the brains behind our fave local breweries.

Word on the street #164

Flavours & Fashion

Word on the street #164

The season of turning into a couch burrito is finally here! But just because the weathers dropped a couple of degrees doesn't mean you should stop yourself from heading out to these killer events coming up! From Beer degustations to gin parties, a trackside marina, AND the announcement of this years Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week, here are some of the best things coming up in Busy Brissy.

Brisbane’s best Tattoo Parlours

It’s ink-credible artwork!

Brisbane’s best Tattoo Parlours

Now’s the perfect time to get some fresh ink – because it’s always the perfect time for a new tattoo. But, the question always rises: where should I go? Brisbane is drowning in tattoo parlours, and we’re a bit spoilt for choice. So to help you narrow down your choice for your next tat, here’s a list of some of the best tattoo parlours that Brisbane has to offer. They cover all the styles, all the bases, and if you can’t find your perfect fit here, well then we don’t know what else to offer!

Freshen up your feed

10 Instagram accounts you should be following right now!

Freshen up your feed

If you’re anything like us, then your Instagram is probably overflowing with content. There’s a lot happening on there, and lets be real: some of those account clogging up your feed are probably fan accounts you followed three years ago and can’t be bothered to unfollow. So, in the hopes of getting your daily scrolling back to just plain good stuff, we’ve put together a lovely little list of 10 accounts you should be following in 2019. Weather it’s for the fun, the aesthetics, or the education, these Instas are vital for your feed.

Turning down the noise: Brisbane's best escape routes

Let’s plan a break from life, shall we?

Turning down the noise: Brisbane's best escape routes

Life is busy and weeks can pass us by without a thought of rest and relaxation. As images of beaches and hinterlands tease us on our phones, a depression can set in without any plans to look forward to.

Everyone needs a break, so why not you too! It doesn’t have to be long, it doesn’t have to be far and it certainly doesn’t have to break the bank.

So let’s plan a break from life, shall we?