Oops, gotta go! A good time is calling...
It's another busy week in Brissy, and we're just bouncing off the walls from excitement (and too much caffeine). We've got heaps of new tasty treats and fun activities you should be checking out. So let the good times roll and immerse yourself in some good food, great drinks, and sick pics for Instagram.
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!
Have Christmas Come to You This Year!
Christmas may be one day on our annual calendar, however as soon as the clock ticks over to December 1st, the silly season has begun. There seems to be a lot of eating and drinking, and not a whole lot of anything else happening during this festive period. So, to make your life a little bit easier, we have put together a Christmas Catering Guide. Have you run out of time to whip something together for that party you have on tomorrow night or just can’t be bothered cooking on Christmas Day? Look no further (no, please do) because we have the solutions to all your Christmas catering troubles right here.
All I Want For Christmas is Food
When it comes to Christmas, there is no denying that one of the first thoughts that come to mind is the thought of what food we’re going to eat. Whether you want to curve from the regular home-made turkey, potatoes, and vegetables Christmas feast and want to try something different, or you have an event that needs the perfect food – we’ve got you. We have brought together (and wrapped in a red, sparkly bow), some of the best places to demolish an unforgettable Christmas feast this year! Bon Appetit!
Local Artisan | Jacqui Toumbas
It's fashion season, and to keep your energy and sustenance up while you shop we've come across one of Brisbane's tastiest healthy snacks! Mark your calendars from the 7th-10th of June for the Best of Brisbane Style & Design Market! To prepare you for what's to come we've met with Jacqui Toumbas, the creator behind Miss Bliss Wholefoods Kitchen and Miss Bliss Treats, who will be showcasing their delectable treats, and wholefood goodness. Make sure to head over to Indooroopilly Shopping Centre to check out their tantalizing treats
Premium river vistas, fine wine and fresh fare.
So you’re after somewhere new to have a delicious meal? Or in need of that perfect spot for weekend drinks with premium river vistas? Stokehouse Q is the perfect location for any occasion.
Live in the Lap of Luxury
With everything from delicious delights to lifestyle luxury - a grand experience awaits you at King Street.
Paniyiri Greek Festival is just a few zorba steps away...
You may have started to feel the familiar twitching of your nose or the tapping of your toes, because when it's that time of year your body just knows. Its Paniyiri time and we've got a feeling you've got Paniyiri Fever, because so do we.
Get your Zorba-dancin' shoes ready and your eating pants on, because Paniyiri Greek Festival is just a few zorba steps away !The weekend of May 19 and 20 will be a two-day celebration of authentic Greek flavours, faces and culture with free public transport to and from the event!
If you're starting to feel some symptoms, but aren't sure if you've got Paniyiri Fever, have no fear! Here are 10 signs you've got Paniyiri Fever...
What's open on ANZAC Day in Brisbane...
Here’s who’s open on ANZAC Day this year.
We’ve got your day planned, from breakfast to dinner to everything in between and after.
Christmas is Brewing
Christmas is brewing. It's time to get hoppy, and support a good cause. The 12 Tragic Beers of Christmas event is one not to miss. It's Summer, the silly season is here and it's party time. I'm thirsty just thinking about all the fun to be had. So many cool new places all around town to enjoy wheter you want to sip, shop or savour. From 10th birthdays, Christmas markets to grabbing an Asian feast in Coorparoo to a new City coffee hub. Bring it on...
Same name, Different experience
Get in line! After garnering a mighty following on its home ground in South Bank, the folks behind The Manhattan Line are off to another home run. Expect to be served never-before-seen cocktails, coupled with classic American street eats and food challenges for an exceptional time right in the heart of Bulimba.
Friday Lunch for Two with Beers = Cheers!
Friday lunch at Brisbane Brewing Co is the new black (or amber). With a salivating amount of choice in the $20 specials, what’s not to love?
Interested in trying out the BBC Friday lunch for your good self and a wingman/woman? (valued at $50) YES! Read on my foodie friend... you're in for a treat....
SNOW AND ICE FORECAST FOR BRISBANE
There’ll be open air ice SKATING AT King George Square in Brisbane’s CBD this winter for 3 weeks over June and July. With wintery activities such as a huge open air ice skating rink an ice slide, food trucks and falling snow set against the beautiful City Hall and under festoon lights, SKATING AT King George Square will provide Queenslanders with the perfect winter fun activity. From June 16 to July 9 SKATING AT King George Square will be the place to be for wintery fun for families, couples, friends and colleagues.
Riverfront Weeknight Local Eats
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.