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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.

Black Hide Steakhouse

Meat Australia's best steak house

Black Hide Steakhouse

Beware vegetarians! You might want to sit this one out. Winner of the title 'Australia's Best Steaks', Black Hide Steakhouse is known to be delivering some juicy goodness and this season is no different.

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.

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!

How to keep pesky plastics out of your life

Tips and tricks on staying Earth friendly

How to keep pesky plastics out of your life

The Earth is a great home we’re living on, but we need to start cleaning up after ourselves a little bit, don’t you think? Plastic is a huge issue in the realm of environmental damage, and sometimes it can feel impossible to avoid! But don’t give up yet, because we’ve got some easy peasy ideas to help you keep your environmental conscience clear!

Word on the street #164

Flavours & Fashion

Word on the street #164

The season of turning into a couch burrito is finally here! But just because the weathers dropped a couple of degrees doesn't mean you should stop yourself from heading out to these killer events coming up! From Beer degustations to gin parties, a trackside marina, AND the announcement of this years Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week, here are some of the best things coming up in Busy Brissy.

6 of the Best Soccer Mum Cars

Do You Match Your Car?

6 of the Best Soccer Mum Cars

We're all thinking it, I'm just saying it! Have you ever noticed a Mum hop in her car and think "yes, that suits her"? I certainly have! You've got a wide range of cars and a wide range of Mums out there, so it's no surprise that there's a correlation between the two (or am I just overthinking this?). Here my list of top 6 soccer Mum cars, see if you're on here!

Life After Game of Thrones

How To Survive The Long Nights Ahead

Life After Game of Thrones

Send out your white ravens, the end of Game of Thrones here! If the thought of that makes you sadder than Ghost being left with Tormund, then don’t lose this scroll, it’s got all the best tips and secrets to get you through this long Winter. . .

Scenic Rim Eat Local Week

Let's Go On A Sensory Foodie Journey!

 Scenic Rim Eat Local Week

What’s our favourite thing about food you ask? It takes us on a journey. Whether it’s to a foreign country, a memory or just straight up heaven, food takes us on an unforgettable trip one bite at a time. But how about a journey of the senses? The Scenic Rim Eat Local Week celebrates the food, farmers and natural beauty of the Scenic Rim through a program of festivals, farm gate events and culinary experiences. This year’s event has Pether’s Rainforest Retreat featured in the spotlight with a five-course degustation curated specifically to satisfy your senses.

Thrones Theories

Prepare For Winter With These Game of Thrones Theories

Thrones Theories

Move over Pythagoras, there's a more interesting theory in town! Actually, make that theories. With the final episode of Game of Thrones just around corner, we've put together some of our favourite predictions on what could happen before Winter arrives. . .

Quotes are Coming

Want Quotes? We GoT em!!

Quotes are Coming

Ever wanted a mini-thesaurus of Game of Thrones quotes? Well, you’ve come to the right place.

Game of Tweets

Best of Game of Thrones Tweets This Season

Game of Tweets

Unless you've been living under a rock in the Iron Islands, you would know it's Game of Thrones season. Which means it's that time of year to be shocked, cry and yell WTF at your TV screen. But don't worry, you're not alone! We've got some of the best Game of Thrones tweets from this season to help you through the tough times ahead.

Stay #FRESH With Earth Markets

The Fresh Produce of Queensland

Stay #FRESH With Earth Markets

Well, this is a story all about food that’s fresh, tasty, delicious and locally found! Promising products of only the highest quality, if you’re after food and produce fresher than the Prince of Bel Air, Earth Markets is your next stop.

Long Weekend At The Defiant Duck

Get Ducked This Weekend At Brisbane's Coolest Bill

Long Weekend At The Defiant Duck

It’s a long weekend which means it’s time to get ducked up and start raven! Labour Day Long Weekend is coming up at The Defiant Duck and it’s gonna be HUUUGE – and you know what they say about big beaks. . .

We've got your guide to a defiantly good weekend at the Duck, so get ready to splash some cash and and fly into the long weekend the right way - with tasty treats, live beats and dancing feet.