Where to Sip, Savour & Saddle Up in Style
Why not go all out, right out of the gate this Race Day? Within our lovingly curated selection of events, you'll find the very finest purveyors of fun and fabulousness to kickstart your Melbourne Cup festivities here in sunny Brisbane.
Stop and smell the rosé.
There’s never time to rest in Brisbane. Get ready to celebrate all the city has to offer – from live entertainment, music, healthy eating and hidden gems, to rosé, Star Wars, mighty burgers and reliving your teenage Fangirl days. There’s something to please everyone. Here’s a sandy dandy list of what’s coming up in Brisbane. You’ll want a pizza the action.
Sip, sip hooray!
There’s no doubt that Monday’s are a little boring. With the week just starting, it’s hard not to feel down in the dumps and catch a case of the Monday night blues. If you’re feeling a bit of champagne from the weekend being over once again, check out one of these locations that are open Mondays.
Bright lights, big city
Every September, Riverfire illuminates the night sky with a spectacular show incorporating fireworks and music; this year’s 1989 themed extravaganza will be no exception. Brisbane’s customary cap-off to its signature festival is an enthralling visual spectacle worth planning a whole evening around. Whether you’re in the mood for a relaxed drinks or extraordinary fine dining with a view, we’ve got you covered for a night to remember.
Plant-tastic ways to hop into Spring.
Spring has finally arrived. The sun is shining, birds are chirping, and flowers are blooming. Time to break out your whimsical sunnies, cute sandals, and pastel rompers for all the adventures that await. There’s so much happening in Brisbane to kick off Spring, you'll be sure to find something to prickle your fancy. We were so excited with all that's happening we almost wet our plants!
For the love of wine!
The 2019 Wineslinger Top 50 Venues have been revealed, naming bars from every corner of Australia. If you’re browsing the list thinking “I don’t want to travel to try all of the venues. I wonder if there’s any near me?”, I have some good news for you. Seven QLD venues made the cut! Wine is the hero here, served with fun and adventure. Take a trip to cloud wine and check these seven venues out!
Don’t gift up!
Picture this, your father’s day present is a dead gift away, you’ve been braving yourself for the ultimate bunch of bad dad jokes and still don’t know what to get Dad this father’s day? Don’t worry we’ve got you covered! This freaking awesome (and unique!) Father’s Day Gift Guide will give you the low down on all the eats, treats and fashion feats for Father’s Day 2019. Who’s your daddy?
All the ingredients for a good time
Take a big whiff of the air and fill your nostrils with the scent of sticky sweet fairy floss, Strawberry ice cream, and dagwood dogs. To your left, men and women wearing Akubra hats, to your right little kids running around with giant show bags. Yes, the Ekka is here! Whether you plan on bracing the crowds at the showgrounds or planning on having a quiet one in, here's our curated list of what's on in Brissy this week.
Whiskey, Wine, Cocktails and Everything Nice
So many bars, so little time. If you must go, pick only one. Nah, who are we kidding? Follow our quest, take our lead, we’ve picked out Brisbane’s cream of the crop, and we’re taking you along! Enjoy drinks after dark in the most exquisite bars ‘round town. Come along now…
It's A Good Day For A Good Day
Hope you guys have some spare time this week! There's a ton of foodie festivities, must-watch movies and local events that you wouldn't want to miss. Trust us, your calendars will be completely booked once you see these events lined we've lined up for you.
It's Gin O'Clock
These cocktails are so gintastic and indulgent it’ll be hard to share, but who says you have to?
Hoppy Beer drinking for all
Love having too many choices? How about too many good things? Well, you can get both with the mixed collection of zesty, frothy and all round flavorsome bottled beauties available at Brisbane Brewing Co.
Cheers & Beers with Michelle Clark
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.
Brewhouse Brisbane's New Menu
Forget hitting up the closest drive-thru and settling for underwhelming chippies, Brewhouse Brisbane has five fabulous weekly specials, perfect for any day ending in "Y"
It's Time To Be The King of King Street
So you've got a spare 48 hours up your sleeve and you're not sure what to do? The answer: King Street! This street of wonders has everything you need for a fun, relaxing, family or romantic weekend away. The hardest part will be deciding what to do unless you think you can do it all!