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BEST OF BRISBANE UNIQUE & BOUTIQUE XMAS MARKETS

4-day pop-up markets in Indooroopilly Shopping Centre

BEST OF BRISBANE UNIQUE & BOUTIQUE XMAS MARKETS

Santa's coming early this year at Indooroopilly Shopping from the 6th-9th December, so you can sip on a cocktail (eggnog perhaps or a martini!?) on Christmas eve while he is ho-ho-ho'ing. You'll have Christmas all wrapped up with presents from Brisbane's best independent fashion, gift & homewares.

20 'So Bad That They're Good' Dad Jokes

The Most Cringe-worthy, Gut-busting, Hilarious Dad Jokes... Ever!

20 'So Bad That They're Good' Dad Jokes

You may cringe, wish to bang your head against a wall, or projectile vomit when you hear a terrible Dad joke, but it seems that Dad jokes are here to stay. Dad jokes are the pun-tastic play on words that involve the kind of finesse that only comes from years of delivering jokes to an unsympathetic audience. The best thing is, you don’t even have to be a father to make Dad jokes. That’s the beauty of this timeless craft.

5 Unmissable Events at 2018 Brisbane Writers Festival

The Write Stuff : writers, thinkers and opinion makers!

5 Unmissable Events at 2018 Brisbane Writers Festival

Brisbane Writers Festival will feature over 140 local, Australian and internationally renowned writers, thinkers and opinion makers. Now in its 56th year, BWF has always explored the big ideas – this year is no exception as BWF will encourage their writers and audiences to try to answer the pressing question; “what the world needs now?”.

Word On The Street #122

Soak it up

Word On The Street #122

Everywhere you go, this city is bursting with talent. There's the local musos, chefs, artists and designers of every kind, you've got emergency service personal, builders, hairdressers, writers, barista's (low-key lifesavers) and the list goes on and on. We have an appreciation for those who do, what we can't. This week's Word On The Street is full of flavour & life. From enjoying tasty new bites created by hardworking chefs to being completely in awe of some of the city's most talented performers. Take the time to really enjoy the present, those feelings of satisfaction won't stick around for long so relish in the moment (no matter how big or small)!

Word On The Street #121

When in Brisbane..

Word On The Street #121

Whether you love sipping on coffee or booze or, coffee mixed into booze, we've got the perfect hit just for you. Let your taste buds run wild this week as we try new menus, cocktails and heck, we'll even give Cuban cigars a crack. Boring is not a word Brisbane is familiar with. If you don't want to be a (boring) Betty this August, jump on the FUN train with us. First stop.. an espresso martini fest!

Word On The Street #116

Bris-pressive

Word On The Street #116

And just like that, another month is gone (holy cow). Brisbane, you've put on quite a show for the first half of the year and we have no doubt you'll continue to #wow us over the next 6 months. Forget dry July, mid-year diets and winter hibernation, there are mouth-watering espresso martinis to drink, along with carb-loaded meals waiting to be eaten and inspiring exhibits to wander through!

Best 10 of Drag Race Season 10

Let's! Get! Sickening!

Best 10 of Drag Race Season 10

Sisters, to celebrate ten seasons of RuPaul we’ve compiled a list of the 10 best LEWKS, 10 most iconic moments, and our 10 favourite Queens. Gentlemen, start your engines and let the best woman win!

30 Dance Floor Anthems of the 80s

Get Into The Groove!

30 Dance Floor Anthems of the 80s

Perm that hair, break out those shoulder pads, and pop on your dancing shoes because this Saturday (June 30), the 80's Nightclub Reunion the is taking us back to the 80’s!

Get ready to groove to all the electro-pop dance songs that we know and love. Click here to buy tickets online for only $22 or buy them at the door for $30 (if the party's not sold out by then!).

They just don't make 'em like they used to and that goes for music too! So we've made shortlist including - but definitely not limited to - the best hits of the 80s to get into the groove with!

Come on - it's time to go Dirty Dancing!

Peace-Out Plastic Bags

The end of an era.

Peace-Out Plastic Bags

We're sure you've heard on the grapevine, single-use plastic bags are slowly (but surely) being phased out of local supermarkets around the country. ABOUT TIME we say. Woolworths revealed it would begin discontinuing the use of plastic bags in supermarkets, Big W and BWS stores, with a total ban in place by June 30. The move sparked Coles to agree to do the same less than two hours later and they're now set to have the affect in place by July 1.

Behind Native Interiors

Local Designers | Meet Nikki Stear

Behind Native Interiors

'Tis the season for all things beautiful, this season is highlighting the Best of Brisbane, at Indooroopilly Shopping Centre visit the Style and Design Market from June 7-10 to immerse yourself, to prepare you for what's to come we've met with one of the many featured local designers, Nikki, who will be showcasing her gorgeously ethical artisanal brand, Native Interiors. Make sure to head over to Indooroopilly Shopping Centre to check out her beautiful designs at the upcoming event!

Behind Miss Bliss Treats

Local Artisan | Jacqui Toumbas

Behind Miss Bliss Treats

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

6 Hottest June Events

Winter is gonna be lit.

6 Hottest June Events

Winter is coming, but this winter in Brisbane is gonna be lit, baby!

These are 6 of the hottest events happening this month to keep you warm this winter.

Behind Dogstar

Local Designers | Meet Masayo Yasuki

Behind Dogstar

It's fashion season! 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 one of the many featured local designers, Masayo Yasuki, who will be showcasing her fashion and flair through her own brand DogStar. Make sure to head over to Indooroopilly Shopping Centre to check out her beautiful designs at the upcoming event!