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Word on the Street #217

Living the Good Life in Southbank

Word on the Street #217

From the finest of foods, to the sweetest of sunshine and the euphoric feeling of strolling around nature, Brisbane’s Southbank has the best of everything to offer. It’s hard to miss out when you can step out of one place and into the next, creating an ever-interesting day and proving the best lifestyle is right here at the heart of the Sunshine State.

Green with Envy | Brisbane's Best Nurseries

Pot it like it's hot

Green with Envy | Brisbane's Best Nurseries

I beg your garden? There's no such thing as too many plants. We've got the best nurseries in Brisbane lined up for you right here, so seed 'em and weep cause these green goddesses will have you stocked up and feeling ferncy in no time! You grow, Glen Coco!

Give The Gift Of Quality Time This Christmas

Go gift yourself!

Give The Gift Of Quality Time This Christmas

The holiday season is here and we couldn't be more thrilled. We've put up the lights and lined the tree with tinsel and now we're gearing up to take on the stressful part of silly season: our Christmas shopping. If you still haven't found a soot-able gift for the ones you love, why not gift them a sum-merry evening with yours truly!

Your Ultimate Guide to New Year's Day - Brisbane & Surrounds

Start the new year right!

Your Ultimate Guide to New Year's Day - Brisbane & Surrounds

2020 is nearly over. We made it! We're down with anything that gives us an excuse to dress in sequins and down a bottle of bubbly so get ready to let the champagne and good times flow all day long! To help you start the new year right, we've lovingly curated this list of the best events in Brisbane (and surrounds) on New Year's Day! Party on Wayne!

Your Ultimate Guide to New Years Eve - Brisbane & Surrounds

Bring on the bubbly!

Your Ultimate Guide to New Years Eve - Brisbane & Surrounds

After a rollercoaster of a year, let's blow 2020 a midnight kiss goodbye and ring in the new year in style! Whether your tastes are decadent or more laid back, you can count(down) on us to bring you the best of what Brisbane and surrounds has to offer this New Years Eve. You'll be walkin' in a confetti wonderland in no time!

Eat, Shop, Stay & Play In Byron Bay & Surrounds

Your Go - To Guide to NNSW

Eat, Shop, Stay & Play In Byron Bay & Surrounds

If you’re like us and in long overdue interstate travel escape, look no further than our friendly neighbors in northern New South Wales. With the current travel situation and scorching hot climate, we consider ourselves pretty damn lucky to be living down the road from one of the country’s best (not so hidden) gems. NNSW has a magical blend of luxurious locations, creative crowds and breath-taking beaches that we can’t wait for you to experience. We guarantee you’ll be feeling rejuvenated and refreshed whether you stay for a weekend or a whole week.

Six Delicious Dining Experiences

Foodies get forked at the Sunshine Coast with 6 Fresh Feast-ing Delights

Six Delicious Dining Experiences

The ☀️ Coast offers more than just a beach day away, you can become a pro in the kitchen and explore a foodie world you never knew existed. Visit food stalls, eat on the beach, jump on a tasty train, and take selfies with a camel (Yes, a camel!). It's all in a day's work for the Sunshine Coast and it's just waiting for you to arrive.

Spice Up Self-Isolation With These Top Shows

Self-quarantine has got us dreaming of streaming

Spice Up Self-Isolation With These Top Shows

Is it just us, or has March 2020 been the longest year of our lives? Things are uncertain and frankly a little scary right now, but experts all agree that the best thing you can do for yourself and your community is to stay home. Luckily for you though, social distancing doesn’t apply to your sofa. Here are some of the best TV shows (and one movie, we couldn’t resist) to stream if you, like us, love a good Netflix sesh.

Word on the Street #202

Grab the Monet and let's Gogh

Word on the Street #202

Bonjour! It’s safe to say that this week at the Good Guide, we’re feeling more than a little inspired. Maybe it’s because of all the incredible cultural events coming up, or the sudden drop in temperature, or maybe even an especially good workout (see below). We reckon that after perusing this latest Word on the Street, you’ll be feeling the same. So, let’s get those creative juices flowing and live life in vibrant colour!

Word on the Street #201

Put the petal to the metal

Word on the Street #201

They say sunflowers always try to face the sun, and here at The Good Guide, we’ve adopted the same philosophy – with a generous dollop of sunscreen, of course. As summer starts to draw to a close here in Brissy, we’re soaking up the last rays in style and bringing you the best of what local life has to offer. Our advice? Skip the FOMO and read all about it below.

Brisbane’s Home of Vintage and Antique Goodness

CAMP HILL ANTIQUE CENTRE & TART CAFÉ

Brisbane’s Home of Vintage and Antique Goodness

The total refit of the former 1950’s Planet Cinema in Camp Hill was an epic undertaking a few years ago but the results are stunning. The old cinema was saved from the developers axe and Brisbane has Camp Hill Antique Centre & Tart Café, a swish Antique and Vintage mecca to drool over. It's all here, sixty-five dealers of everything from antique and estate jewelry to mid-century furniture classics and collectibles with pieces sourced from Europe, The States, South East Asia and from every nook and cranny of Australia.

Word on the Street #194

Orange ya glad to see us?

Word on the Street #194

We'll keep it short and sweet this time. We're here to cure your January blues, and it's time to strut into 2020. There's some super exciting things coming to Brissy, so don't run out of juice yet - check out what's on.