Fashion, Festivals & Feasts
It's Fashion Week baby! Brisbane's most fashionable feathers have come together to showcase this seasons hottest trends. While models strut their stuff at Howard Smith Wharves, we've made a list of some of the places and events you should be strutting your way to.
Don’t gift up!
Picture this, your father’s day present is a dead gift away, you’ve been braving yourself for the ultimate bunch of bad dad jokes and still don’t know what to get Dad this father’s day? Don’t worry we’ve got you covered! This freaking awesome (and unique!) Father’s Day Gift Guide will give you the low down on all the eats, treats and fashion feats for Father’s Day 2019. Who’s your daddy?
Satisfy your comfort food cravings
As much as everyone loves exotic foods and fine dining, there’s a certain appeal of home-style cooking that never goes out of style.
All the ingredients for a good time
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.
Put your positive pants on!
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.
10 ideas for an impressive interior
Are you looking to spice up your living spaces and stay on trend? Well then we have good news for you; The Internet is full of great ideas for décor and all things ‘house’. So whether you’re looking for inside, outside, or all of the above, this little list should tickle your interior-design bone. Find yourself some decorations that would make the Queer Eye guys proud, and make your space more you.
Sensational Settings & Fantastic Flavours
He's the man behind the sensational flavours of Restaurant Indriya. He pushes culinary boundaries and explores creativity with his dishes. Get ready to immerse yourself in his unique rebellious aesthetics and delectable cuisine.
Let's Go On A Sensory Foodie Journey!
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.
Sip Sip Hooray | Celebrate Good Times Style
Hey, hey! It’s ya Birthday! Time to celebrate at some of the best venues in town, but where to go? Don’t you worry, we’ve taken the fun of planning your Birthday bash/dinner to a whole new level. We’ve curated a list of ALL the best places to celebrate your Birthday this year – and to make it easier for you, separated them by category so all you need to do is pick one! Here’s to one hell of a Birthday Dinner!
Let the good times roll
Alright, beautiful people of Brisbane, let's dive right into the week, we hope you all enjoyed your last four day week until the Ekka rolls up! Don't worry we've got some pretty exciting stuff here to keep you busy. From winter pop-up bars to funky festivals up the coast, here's this weeks round up.
You’ll be stoke-d with this one.
A view to take your breath away and a menu to match. If you are looking for the perfect Mediterranean style bar and restaurant, look no further than Stokehouse Q.
Treat Your Mother's Day Is Here!
We’re all guilty of indulging in one too many treat yourself days, but now is the time to have a Treat Your Mother’s Day! She was there for your first bike ride, your first heartbreak, and stuck with you the whole time you thought you were going to be a popstar without needing to take singing lessons. She really deserves a medal but for now let’s settle for what’s in this guide for some inspo on what to give to the real Superwoman.
Onwards and Upwards!
The seasons are changing but our appetite for good times and fun times never does! We're absolutely stoked for this week, and you should too! You'll fill your bellies and get to go to some killer events. So come join us celebrate, boogie, and feast on some of Brisbane's best!
Brisbane welcomes rock star chef for one flavour-filled week in May
His cooking has been described as ‘daring, self-assured and full of expression’, a chef who makes ‘harmonious and refined dishes, not just ones with intensity and macho charm’ and this May, Brisbane will experience the famed flavours of Greek superchef Chef Dimitris Katrivesis firsthand when he takes up residence at Nostimo Restaurant & Bar ahead of the Paniyiri Greek Festival.
Let Your Taste Buds Travel to Italy without leaving Town!
You can all stop looking now, we've found it - Brisbane's hottest Italian restaurant. Perfect for a romantic date night to spice up your love life, a gorgeous venue for an unforgettable birthday, an exciting girls night out or just to wine and dine whilst enjoying one of Brisbane's most spectacular views (no, I'm not talking about you!). Persone by Gambaro's is all you need to fulfil that Italian dream without leaving town. #TakeMeAway