Brb, indulging on the sweeter things in life
#ForkTalk, this week this for our fellow foodies and beer brethren. We've got some exciting culinary delights to show you, as well as some new brews on the block. Once your bellies are filled, there's some spicy entertainment coming up that'll make you want to boogie and leave you at awe.
An essential guide to help you snag the hottest tickets in town.
The weather may be cooling down, but the South East’s entertainment scene is heating up! Whether you’re looking to groove at a musical festival, have your funny bone tickled by world class comedians or appreciate fine art, this guide is your ticket to the best events of the season. So put those Netflix binges on hold and strap on your dancing shoes, because its time to par-tay.
The line-up will knock your funky socks off!
Get ready to swap your shirts and ties for band tee’s and glitter, because Bluesfest 2019 is on its way! Kicking off on the 18th of April for the funkiest extra long weekend of the year, the line-up is so good that we’ve already started crafting our excuse to get the festival off work (a family destination wedding always works a treat).
Time to fiesta like theres no mañana
The month of March has marched (haha, get it?) right in and the weather isn't the only thing that's cools in Brissy. There are heaps of events popping up in the next couple of weeks and new dining experiences for all the foodie lovers out there. This month is all about the boogie, bites, and beats.
Classic Dishes, Refined
Located in the heart of Brisbane’s rich and vibrant Greek community in West End, Nostimo Bar & Restaurant is a stunning modern interpretation of a traditional Greek dining experience. Master Greek flavour-maker and internationally acclaimed Chef in Residence David Tsirekas works hand in glove with the kitchen team on opening menus, signature dishes and dining experiences and is resident at the restaurant every month.
Coffee in one hand, Confidence in the other
Another week has arrived and we are so thrilled to have you here with us! There's heaps happening in this beautiful, bright and busy city and we can't wait to share all the deets with you. So sit back, relax, and get pumped cause Brisbane's serving up some exciting stuff.
The Beloved Comedy Duo at Brisbane Comedy Fest
For the first time in 8 years, the hilarious Australian duo known as the Scared Weird Little Guys will be returning to our stages! John and Rusty, affectionately known as the “Scaredies” will be bringing us their biggest and best hits accompanied by some incredible new stunts, jokes and songs that’ll get you laughing like nobody’s business! Be sure to catch them at the Brisbane Powerhouse the 8th - 10th of March!
Check out our top 2019 picks to #lol
It’s that time of the year again, folks. The Brisbane Comedy Festival 2019 is back in town and it is absolutely packed with must-see acts. This year, they are celebrating ten years of the Brisbane festival, and they’ve got the comedians to back it up. There’s a huge mix this year, with comedians from all over coming to help celebrate in Brisbane. Some are instantly recognisable, and a few are fresh faces! As always, they promise to bring all the gags they normally do, along with some new material and all that good Brisbane energy. The shows run from the 22nd of February to the 24th of March, so let’s get into it and unpack all the good stuff.
Throwing love around like confetti
Ahh..love is in the air! With Valentines day nearing, lovebirds all around Brisbane are looking for local love nests to snuggle up. Lucky for you, us match makers at The Good Guide think we can pair you up with some saucy and memorable experiences for the month of loooove, check it out!
We came. We saw. We ate. We Drank.
February is here. #omgyesalready Try and make the most of this day/week/month/year. There's so much goodness to cram into this week and we just can't wait to share it with you! Make every day count. Don't look back and think 'I could've eaten that!!
Top 10 Must Do's for the Year of the Pig
The only thing better than one New Year’s Party is a second New Year’s party a month later. The year of the pig is just around the corner, and with it comes the perfect opportunity to eat, drink and be merry. We can barely contain our excitement for all the Lunar New Year celebrations popping up around Brisbane, so we’ve narrowed down the seven best places for your perfect New Year do-over!
Good times and Tan lines
The temperatures might be rising but so is our excitement for what's on in Brisbane these coming months. From the luxury cruises, to ballistic birthday parties, here are some of the hottest this happening in Brisbane guaranteed to get you hot and heavy.
Ready to Rock 'n' Roll?
Are you ready to rock 'n' roll? It's the return of the Divinyls - the band that won the hearts of the nation and the rest of the world. Founding member, guitarist and co-songwriter Mark McEntee returns in 2019 with a talented new line-up hitting the road this March.
Snags, lamingtons & thong-tanned feet
Cooking snags on the barbie. Stuffing your mouth with lamingtons. Walking around in Aussie day themed outfits. Listening to the countries hottest music countdown. These may be some, or all, part of your yearly Australia Day activities. Whatever the tradition, Brisbane will be buzzing with other activities.
So let's put our best thong-tanned foot forward and celebrate this beautiful country. Aussie, Aussie, Aussie...
We're on a see-food diet
This year we’ve decided to try out the See-Food diet, whenever we see food, we eat it! And with all the festivals, summer menus, and breweries popping up in Brisbane, our diets been going really well. We highly suggest you try it out, we’ve even got a list of some of the places that fit our dietary needs, check it out!