Brisbane

Melbourne Cup Guide 2018

Saddle up and trot on over to these locations

Melbourne Cup Guide 2018

Giddy up! Melbourne Cup is almost here again, which means it’s time to find the perfect venue to enjoy all the action. It won’t be hard though, considering the wide range of places ready to cater for your fancy dresses and excuse to day drink. Here are some of the coolest spots to experience the races without having to leave Brisbane.

So Hot Right Now

Brisbane's Expanding Playground

So Hot Right Now

Brisbane’s playground is expanding and the number of places to frolic is growing. With all this new excitement there should only be one question on your lips, where do we go first?

Find your Passion Project

And set your Creativity free!

Find your Passion Project

Living one’s dream seems to be a silly fantasy when it comes to adulting.

But what if you could do something to change it all? To open new doors for yourself and actually start walking through them? What if this isn’t everything there is to life - what if there’s more?

20 Retreats for All Your Beauty Needs

Rest, Relax, Reglam!

20 Retreats for All Your Beauty Needs

When was the last time you got some R&R? Some real me-time? Some high-quality pampering that you deserve? We’re way past halfway into the year and it sure has been a whirlwind! With the chilly weather and the days getting shorter, our schedules are heating up and become more fast-paced than ever – exhausting, much?! It’s time to take a break and lucky for you, we’ve got a list of the best places to get the rest and relaxation you deserve!

Lash It Up At Brooklyn Beauty Bar

Luxury Is Just A Beauty Bar Away

Lash It Up At Brooklyn Beauty Bar

Hello my fellow lovers of luxury! Lash it up with your besties at Brooklyn Beauty Bar and get styled up for the soirée season (all-year round right!). Grab your squad for a mani-pedi party and get pampered and preened like you're a New York Queen! Did we mention the complimentary bubbles? #timetogetpoppin

Word On The Street #119

It must be love..

Word On The Street #119

It's true what they say; love comes in all shapes and forms. Our greatest love is food (obviously) but, we also love being preened & pampered, we love giving our support to a good cause, we love music, socialising and trying new things and, most of all, we love LOVE. Whether your heart beats faster for another human or, a delicious bubbly beverage gives you the warm and fuzzies, we bet you'll find something lovely to do with someone you love in Brisbane over the next few weeks. Why not get the blood pumping at these exciting events...

6 Reasons to Enjoy the Queensland Winter

Don’t just survive winter, ENJOY winter!

6 Reasons to Enjoy the Queensland Winter

Winter is upon us, and although the Queensland winter is notorious for still being summer, Queenslanders feel the chill in their bones. After 5 pm. Because that’s when it gets cold.

But if you can’t wait for the heat to return to your life, read on for inspiration to enjoy the cold season this year!

Best of Brisbane Style & Design Market

Local Makers & Innovators | 7-10 June

Best of Brisbane Style & Design Market

For a style and design experience like no other, Indooroopilly Shopping Centre will be hosting 21 independent art and design stalls from local makers and innovators from 7-10 June 2018.

Behind Salon Blend at King Street

Meet Kellie Power

Behind Salon Blend at King Street

The Good Guide is here to celebrate local is lovely. What makes a place so unique is her people, and this lovely local lady is blending luxury and style into Brisbane like no other at Salon Blend!

She's passionate, she's creative, and she's the brilliant Beauty Therapist you've been looking for forever. Hello world, it's time to meet the wonderful Kellie Power!

20 Reasons Why Mums Are The Best

Things only a mother knows...

20 Reasons Why Mums Are The Best

For many of us, mums are the reason why we are the person we are today. They’ve been there with us since day one (literally) and have taught us more life lessons than we can remember (also, literally). Like most holidays, Mother’s Day only comes around once every year so it is important to spoil our mothers when her special day comes. Although we may take our mums for granted at times, here are 20 reasons to remember why mums are simply the best.

Cures For Mondayitis

Don't Die, Now

Cures For Mondayitis

Well it’s Sunday afternoon and you could swear there’s scratch in your throat. No, a tear, a tear that will leave you completely incapable of going to work tomorrow. Is it plague? Not sure, but here’s the cure.

Word On The Street #104

Nothin' but good vibes

Word On The Street #104

Are you a foodie, social butterfly or creative being? Perhaps you're all three? This weeks Word On The Street covers everything from crafty workshops to burgers and beer tastings, free festivals and programs designed for those who are ideas-driven. Now's the perfect time to try something new. Who knows, you might surprise yourself and tap into unknown love affairs, hidden talents or discover new hobbies!

Word On The Street #102

Mondays are the new Saturdays

Word On The Street #102

Do you tend to suffer from the Sunday blues or Monday-itis? Well, we've found these temporary illnesses can easily be cured, and that's by pretending those days don't exist. Whether you work in the hospitality industry and weekends are imaginary or you work the average 9 - 5, there's so much happening around the clock in Brisbane, you never have to miss out on anything. Perhaps a sneaky Sunday banquet is just what the doctor ordered, or maybe a 2 for 1 pizza deal is the antidote you're looking for. Whether you find chilling out with a drink the ultimate relaxation or prefer kicking back at the movies, we've come up with a few ways to start your week right. Monday's are the new Saturday's after all..