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Word On The Street #68

It's showtime

Word On The Street #68
This weeks Word On The Street explores talent from abroad, from the past and even the trash from your bin (yes, you read right). If you're feeling a little arty farty then read on and get involved in the creative industry this month..

Barista Life

More than a coffee maker

Barista Life

A barista is more then someone who just makes your morning brew - they're your sunrise saviour, your shrink, your confidant and a bloody good multi-tasker we might add. Occasionally, when we find ourselves struggling to adult, a little heart to heart with our latte making friends seems to be just what the doctor ordered. There's nothing wrong with off-loading a little of life's dramas onto a near stranger, right? Heck we do it, coffee and a free therapy session sounds like a typical Monday for us.

Behind Brisbane's Best Vintage

How Can You Keep A Secret Source Their Fashion

Behind Brisbane's Best Vintage

Emily Jane and Ajanta Willert, the dynamic duo behind Woolloongabba's coolest bar, Can You Keep A Secret serve a mean martini and a sexy side of vintage in this eclectic haven of old-world treasures. We get the low down, and down low of what they are about and how they source their vintage. Let's hear from Emily Jane....

Brisbane's Budding Artists

5 Talented Artists/Illustrators To Watch

Brisbane's Budding Artists

Brisbane was once thought to be an incubator for artists, where young chicks were grown only to fly off yonder to catch bigger and better worms. Now local talents are making their mark on home turf, proving that Brisbane can play with the big boys. Conventions and exhibits pop up every month to showcase their heinous, enviable talents. Social media continues to provide ways for creatives showcase how they play, create, and define their craft. There has never been a better time to explore what it means to be an artist in Brisbane. To give you a head start, weve searched through the catfishes and like-for-likers to find some true up and comers that are must haves on your feed. Like, follow, adore. Dont be surprised if you find yourself picking up a pencil too.

What To Watch On Netflix

Netflix is so hot right now..

What To Watch On Netflix

If you're anything like us and feel like regular television shows aren't cutting it anymore, then Netflix is for you my friend. There's no ads, no channel changing between shows, no recording needed and no missing crucial details in episodes because you were on the loo or had your head in the fridge. Don't worry, Netflix has got your back. Watch whatever you want, when you want. The only downfall to having a bottomless pit of viewing pleasure? Deciding what the bloody hell to watch...

TASTE WINTER AT PORTSIDE

Riverfront Weeknight Local Eats

TASTE WINTER AT PORTSIDE

Portside Wharf is the perfect place to pick up weeknight meals this winter with the riverfront precinct launching a new dining program, 'Local Eats', every Monday to Thursday from 5pm between June 5 and July 27.

Give yourself a well-earned night off from the kitchen as the precinct's restaurants and cafes open their doors and offer delicious winter dining specials for $20 or less.

Tangalooma Island Resort

How to spoil your Mum this Mother’s Day

Tangalooma Island Resort

Does your mum fall into the ‘hard to buy for’ category? You’re not alone! Typically Mother’s Day is all about flowers and chocolates… but what about spoiling her with something a little more off the beaten track?

Tangalooma Island Resort’s new day cruise packages will give your mum the one thing she really wants… to be surrounded by her loved ones all day long. Best part is, you can tailor your day trip to the types of activities you’re mum would most enjoy to make sure the day really is all about her!

Regardless of whether she wants to relax and unwind, explore and enjoy a fast paced adventure or encounter rare experiences, we’ve got just the activities to make this Mother’s Day one to remember for the whole family.

Mother's Day Guide

It's all about you Mum

Mother's Day Guide

Our Mums really are the greatest. They've been there to endure every grazed knee, broken heart and job loss with us, we've put them through so much over the years and yet, they continue to love us unconditionally. Through the good times and bad, Mums have stood by our side, ready to laugh and cry with us. Showering the ol' gal with love should be something we do on the reg, but sometimes life gets in the way and we forget to show her our appreciation. Mothers Day only comes around once a year, so when it does we have to make it count. Here are a few ways to make our number #1 fan feel special this year.

5 Reasons Why Mothers Are The Best

Superman ain't got nothin' on Mum

5 Reasons Why Mothers Are The Best

Move over Superman, Mums of the world are here to save the day. Whether it be multi-tasking like an octopus on steroids or giving you answers to things you haven't even asked yet, Mothers always seem to be one step ahead of the game. Knowing more then google is just one talent they possess - they can cook, clean, give great advice and can throw one hell of a birthday party, they'll find absolutely anything and give the warmest hugs on earth but best of all, they love you like no other. We haven't always made it easy on them, but sure enough they've stuck by our side and we think they're pretty damn special for doing so. Here are a few reasons why Mothers are the best.

Word on the Street #58

Festivals - our second favourite F word

Word on the Street #58

Festivals - our second favourite F word (food is first, obvs). Brisbane has festivals coming out of it's birdie ears over the next coming months and we're getting pretty chirpy just thinking about it. Becoming one with nature is something that comes natural to us, so when we heard of recent vegan cafe openings and upcoming eco festivals our wings went flapping mad with excitement. Fly with us this month as we let our tastebuds run wild.

WIN TICKETS TO GET OUT

One of Ten Double Passes

WIN TICKETS TO GET OUT

Get Out is a 2017 American comedy horror film written, produced and directed by Jordan Peele, in his directorial debut. The film stars Daniel Kaluuya, Allison Williams, Lil Rel Howery, Bradley Whitford, Caleb Landry Jones, Stephen Root and Catherine Keener, and follows a young interracial couple who visit the mysterious estate of the woman's parents.

Want to win a double pass to see this moving movie? Of course you do! Read on....

Kath & Kim's Aussie Shin Dig

All hornbags, foxymorons & hunk of spunks

Kath & Kim's Aussie Shin Dig

Come in if you’re good looking! All hornbags, foxymorons & hunk of spunks in Brisbane are invited to come together in celebration of Kath & Kim. It's Nice, It's different, It's unusual. Cancel all your dates (even sticky dates) on February 18th because with the 'effluent' crowd at this event you might find your very own purveyor of fine meats.