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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.

Word on the street #174

All the ingredients for a good time

Word on the street #174

Take a big whiff of the air and fill your nostrils with the scent of sticky sweet fairy floss, Strawberry ice cream, and dagwood dogs. To your left, men and women wearing Akubra hats, to your right little kids running around with giant show bags. Yes, the Ekka is here! Whether you plan on bracing the crowds at the showgrounds or planning on having a quiet one in, here's our curated list of what's on in Brissy this week.

Brisbane Bars that Raise the Bar

Whiskey, Wine, Cocktails and Everything Nice

Brisbane Bars that Raise the Bar

So many bars, so little time. If you must go, pick only one. Nah, who are we kidding? Follow our quest, take our lead, we’ve picked out Brisbane’s cream of the crop, and we’re taking you along! Enjoy drinks after dark in the most exquisite bars ‘round town. Come along now…

Word on the street #173

Put your positive pants on!

Word on the street #173

It's the last month of winter! Hoorah! It's nearly "unsticking your thighs from a plastic chair season"! Bring on the sunshine, warmer weather, and beach days! As Brisbane sheds off the last bits of winter and setting up for the new season, the city is also bringing in new activities. So check out our round-up of what's hot and happening in Brisbane.

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!

word on the street #171

These are the days we live for

word on the street #171

With Splendour over, half of us have post-festival blues and the rest of us are still recovering from major FOMO. Thankfully there are other things to look forward to this week and the weeks leading up to August. So check out this week's curated list of what's on in Brisbane.

Word on the street #170

It's A Good Day For A Good Day

Word on the street #170

Hope you guys have some spare time this week! There's a ton of foodie festivities, must-watch movies and local events that you wouldn't want to miss. Trust us, your calendars will be completely booked once you see these events lined we've lined up for you.

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?

Word on the street #169

Winter warmer activities

Word on the street #169

It really does feel like Christmas in July with all these festive things happening in Brisbane! Seriously, this city just keeps on giving! This week we're giving you a curated list of winter warmer activities and places you need to check out, besides it's the end of the financial year #TreatYourSelf.

word on the street #168

Buzzfeast

word on the street #168

June's over? Ju-lying! Sorry, I couldn't resist! What better way to start off the new month than with a slightly terrible pun. Don't you worry though! we've got some pretty tasting things lined up for you this week. From young, fabulously talented chefs, new vegan eats, and the chance to explore France without the jetlag and airfare, we've got you covered. Here this weeks word on the street.

Midnight Munchies

Nom-worthy Spots for Brisbane's Night Owls

Midnight Munchies

For all you night owls out there, we’ve all been there – you’re in the mood for munching, but you’ve got no idea what’s open at this ungodly hour. Let’s be honest, in Brisbane it’s tough to find decent outlets open past 9pm. If you’re in need of a piping hot bowl of soup, a caffeine boost or something to satisfy that sweet spot after a late night movie, we’re here to help. Featuring a myriad of cuisines, you’ll be spoilt for choice. Psst… there’s even fried chicken and beer!

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.

Word on the street #167

First, We Feast!

Word on the street #167

Welcome back to another week, just because the weekends over doesn't mean the festivities have to stop! We've tracked down some of the tastiest and edgiest festivals and entertainment hitting up in Brisbane in the next couple of weeks. So grab those planners and get ready to pencil these dates in!

Word on the street #166

Lookin' Good, Feelin' Good

Word on the street #166

So little time, so much to do! Aren't you lucky you have us giving you the best of what Brisbane has to offer? From cult skincare, mouthwatering new menus, and some killer entertainment, we've made sure we're giving you the best of the best this week!

The Ultimate Festival Bucket List

Music, Marvellous Sights and Must To Do

The Ultimate Festival Bucket List

When we reach a ripe old age and look back on life, we all want to boast of the fun, crazy and laughable events that’s happened in our lives, and partying it up at festivals both locally and around the world are a huge part of life’s adventures. It’s that extra cherry atop life’s ice cream. Take a trip with this bucket list, and you’ll have tons of stories to tell your grandchildren in time to come!