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Hidden Lanes Festival Brisbane

Hidden Lanes Festival Brisbane

This Saturday, 26 of October, over 50 artists descend on Fortitude Valley in a celebration of fashion, art, food, music and entertainment for The Hidden Lanes Festival.  Filling The Lanes with music this October, as well as an array of trails and workshops including...

Sea to the City 2019

Sea to the City 2019

Seafood lovers rejoice as 'Sea to the City' returns on Sunday October 13. Get ready to enjoy a delicious seafood experience from Brisbane's award winning riverside restaurants against the backdrop of the Brisbane River. The one-day event stretches from Eagle Street...

Lady Brisbane Experience

Lady Brisbane Experience

Japan has Cherry Blossoms, Netherlands has Tulips, Provence has Lavender and Brisbane has Jacarandas. From early October to mid November Brisbane is awash with magnificent purple Jacaranda blooms and I would like to take you to experience these beautiful trees up...

Devonshire tea in Ipswich

Devonshire tea in Ipswich

While coffee is today’s fashionable drink, tea is the ultimate classic cuppa and when enjoyed with a scone topped with jam and cream you have the necessary ingredients for a Devonshire tea. Here are 5 Ipswich venues where you can enjoy this much loved English...

Brisbane Open House 2019

Brisbane Open House 2019

Brisbane Open House is celebrating 10 years of unlocking the City, launching its largest program to date. The 2019 program is granting visitors unprecedented access to Brisbane, with 119 buildings and more than 60 events and walking tours leading up to the festival...

Brisbane’s iconic Port Office Hotel reopens

Brisbane’s iconic Port Office Hotel reopens

In January the glorious heritage-listed Port Office Hotel was gutted by fire, fast forward seven months and owners Nick and Meaghan Gregorski are proud to reopen the doors after a multi million dollar refurbishment. The devastating January fire, which started in the...

2019 Brisbane Writers Festival

2019 Brisbane Writers Festival

The Brisbane Writers Festival is back, for its 57th year, sharing and celebrating story, writers and thinkers. This year the festival runs from September 5 to 8 at the State Library of Queensland and QAGOMA. The Brisbane Writers Festival (BWF) aims to connect...

Brisbane coffee views

Brisbane coffee views

When the sun is shining and the sky is filled with fluffy white clouds I love nothing more than to sip my Cappuccino while enjoying a fabulous view of Brisbane. Coffee shops are popping up everywhere in Brisbane but those offering an amazing view have an unfair...

20 FREE things to see and do at the Ekka

20 FREE things to see and do at the Ekka

The Ekka begins on August 9 and if you’re wondering what’s free at this year’s show, well wonder no longer as I've compiled a list of 20 free things to see and do at this year’s Ekka. How about … Make farmyard friends at the RACQ Animal Nursery See more than three...

Where to find the best Ipswich street art

Where to find the best Ipswich street art

If you love street art, locating it and then admiring the creativity outside the four walls of an art gallery then you are in for a treat when you visit Ipswich. I have curated the perfect Ipswich street art day trip for you which starts with catching the train....

Yalingbila Whale Tours

Yalingbila Whale Tours

Enjoy the magical experience of whale watching with Yalingbila Whale Tours who now departing regularly from South Bank Parklands. Yalingbila Whale Tours, owned and operated by the Quandamooka people, offer guests a day cruise with local Aboriginal guides sharing...

Ekka 2019 – what’s new at this year’s show?

Ekka 2019 – what’s new at this year’s show?

The Ekka is all about celebrating and championing agriculture and the important role it plays in our everyday lives and it’s our opportunity to show our country cousins that we support them as they continue to battle devastating drought. The Ekka is committed to...