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Queensland Threatre Launches 2020

A Celebration of 50 seasons of stories

Queensland Threatre Launches 2020

In front of a capacity crowd of 800, Queensland Theatre launched Season 2020, the Company’s 50th season of stage stories and the final under the artistic directorship of Sam Strong.

Word on the street #175

Time to get groovy

Word on the street #175

The fog has lifted and we're back to a normal working week. The temperature is rising and so is our excitement for all the super cool festivals and gigs coming up in the next couple of months. From must-try new eats and a Game Of Thrones concert, here are some of the best things happening in Brisbane.

The Lion King Roars into Cinemas

The Disney circle of remakes offers a CGI masterpiece

The Lion King Roars into Cinemas

Be prepared for a visual feast, but an empty Heart. Disney’s newest remake the Lion King has arrived to our shores this week and has already “Mufasa’d” its way to the top of the Box Office, having the highest opening weekend in July and the fifth highest opening weekend overall in Australia.

Simba you’re falling behind, I must ask you to Mufasa.

Word on the street #172

A Flocking Good Time

Word on the street #172

Ahh...it's the last week of July. That went by quite fast! But don't ya worry folks Brisbane is still dishing up some sweet gigs and even sweeter new entertainment venues! We promise this'll keep you busy until August rolls up!

Ivory Tusk: Fortitude Valley's Sick AF New Bar

Party from Tusk til' Dawn

Ivory Tusk: Fortitude Valley's Sick AF New Bar

We’re here to give you the down low of the low down with Fortitude’s Valley Valley’s only Tropicali inspired venue that is… (drum roll please) Ivory Tusk. Expect Palm Springs pastels lusciously whipped together with lashings of fresh, fun and delectable eats and cocktails and a launch party you do not want to miss out on.

Live, Local & Legendary

Your go to guide for grooving along to live music in your local hub

Live, Local & Legendary

Hey movers and shakers! We’re giving you the much needed low-down on the hottest live music venues in Brisbane, The Gold Coast and The Sunshine Coast. Whether you want to grab your crew and enjoy a chilled Sunday arvo brew or you want to spend your Saturday nights getting sweaty rock’n’roll style in a buzzing mosh, we’ve got you covered. From local legends to world-famous acts and everything in between!

Brisbane's Best Markets & Pop-Ups

Your ultimate guide to street food, bold beats, classy clothes & fresh fare. #yes

Brisbane's Best Markets & Pop-Ups

It’s no surprise to anyone that Brisbane is the host to hundreds of markets that cater for anything you could possibly want, from lovingly-made local fashion to fresh seasonal food and everything in between. There are, however, a few standout markets that you need to make sure you check out at least once.

Get Groovy at Brisbane Festival

There’s a party for everyone.

Get Groovy at Brisbane Festival

The array of arts and culture at Brisbane Festival will give you plenty of reasons to party, groove and sway the month away. Whether you want to head into the Valley for a few drinks and a party with your mates, or head into South Bank for some relaxing RNB, there’s something on offer for everyone.

Holey Moley. Let's Get this Par-Tee Started!

Putt Loose with Tee-rific new Greens & Menu

Holey Moley. Let's Get this Par-Tee Started!

Are you ready to putt loose? Holey Moley has unveiled a new nine holes, plus two karaoke rooms and new food on their menu for winter. It feels like Christmas in July, doesn’t it? It’s time to pick up the club, grab a drink and answer the age-old question of who’s your caddy?

Living in a Sci-fi Novel

The Future is Happening Now!

Living in a Sci-fi Novel

The future always seems so very far away, so how is it that it arrived and we didn’t notice? We don’t have hover cars, artificial intelligence or zombies (I’m thinking futuristic apocalypse here), or do we?

7 classic books worth the read

Interesting & Fun Stories You'll Love

7 classic books worth the read

Everyone’s been subjected to reading at least a couple of classic stories in their time. High schools have a tendency to keep old literature on rotation, and as you get a bit older you’ll also be inundated by some of the worst people ever: The kind that constantly suggest really old boring books, written by, old, stuffy men, because they’re ‘classics’. Well, this just in: Just because a book is considered a classic, it doesn’t actually make it good! Sometimes they’re just long and hard to read for no reason. Of course, everyone is entitled to their own opinions and tastes, so here’s our list of classic stories that we think are actually fun and interesting.

Spider-Man: Far From Home [REVIEW]

Spider-Man swings into cinemas with his most ambitious film yet.

Spider-Man: Far From Home [REVIEW]

It’s not easy being the Avengers most adorkable hero in a post-Endgame world. With the Avengers still largely disassembled, it seems avoiding the superhero life becomes impossible for Peter Parker, even when he is far from home on his European school trip.

Behind Cirque du Soleil 2020

Meet AcroNet extraordinaire Mathieu Hubener

Behind Cirque du Soleil 2020

Cirque du Soleil will return to Brisbane from January next year with its most acclaimed touring show, KURIOS – Cabinet of Curiosities. We sat down with Mathieu Hubener and asked the burning questions.

Hans Zimmer is on his way

The Australian Tour You've been waiting for

Hans Zimmer is on his way

Hans Zimmer: composer, icon, touring! Yes, it’s true; the long awaited return of Grammy-award winning composer and artist Hans Zimmer is finally here. After a truly amazing tour all over the place in 2017, the German composer will grace our stages again this year, with a new show, ‘Hans Zimmer Live’.

Cabaret De Paris

Old-fashioned showgirl glamour and Parisian brilliance

Cabaret De Paris

Three nights of glamour, glitter and all things seductively Parisian. In just a few weeks Cabaret De Paris is coming to make Brisbane sizzle during the winter. That's right; the glamorous Parisian revue show is returning with their biggest cast ever!