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22° & CLOUDY ON WEDNESDAY 19 DECEMBER IN BRISBANE
By Sarah Ward
December 08, 2018
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    New Brisbane Openings to Put in Your Diary

    The newbies we're counting the days for.
    By Sarah Ward
    December 08, 2018
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      • SOUTH BANK IS GETTING A BRAND NEW PERFORMING ARTS THEATRE

        By 2022, the Queensland Performing Arts Centre will be home to five theatres, including a new 1500-to-1700 capacity venue.

      • BRISBANE MIGHT BE GETTING A NEW ROOFTOP RESTAURANT

        It'll sit atop a podium covered in street art, with the development also featuring a five-storey atrium.

      • ADA LANE IS JAMES STREET'S NEW LANEWAY DINING PRECINCT

        The New Farm precinct will soon be home to a seven-storey hotel, a Greek restaurant, 12 retail shops and five yet-to-be announced bars and eateries.

      • ROMA STREET'S TRANSIT CENTRE WILL BE REPLACED BY AN UNDERGROUND STATION AND ENTERTAINMENT PRECINCT

        The inner-city eyesore will be demolished to make way for a new entertainment precinct.

      • JAPAN'S MUCH-LOVED MOS BURGER IS SET TO OPEN MORE STORES ACROSS AUSTRALIA

        After testing the waters with six stores in Queensland, the Japanese chain will open 100 eateries in the next five years.

      • STONE AND WOOD IS OPENING A BREWERY AND TASTING ROOM IN BRISBANE

        Find the Byron Bay-based outfit in Fortitude Valley from early 2019.

      • AUSTRALIA'S FIRST EVER ROOFTOP SKYSTAND IS COMING TO BRISBANE

        The sky-high stand is located 20-storeys up and overlooks the Gabba.

      • TACO BELL WILL OPEN 50 NEW STORES ACROSS AUSTRALIA IN THE NEXT THREE YEARS

        With new stores expected to open before the end of the year.

      • SALT MEATS CHEESE IS BRINGING ITS ITALIAN FEASTS TO WOOLLOONGABBA

        The restaurant chain's third Brissie store is slated to open in 2019.

      • BETTY'S BURGERS IS OPENING ITS THIRD BRISBANE STORE IN INDOOROOPILLY

        It'll be slinging its stacked burgers, onion rings, chocolate peanut butter thickshakes and its signature frozen custard treats before Christmas.

      • THE GOLD COAST IS SET TO SCORE A HUGE NEW SIX-LEVEL ART GALLERY WITH A ROOFTOP BAR

        Set to open in 2021, it'll be the largest public gallery outside a capital city in Australia.

      • BRISBANE'S NEW RIVERSIDE ART SERIES HOTEL IS INSPIRED BY FAMED AUSSIE PAINTER VINCENT FANTAUZZO

        And it's being built into the cliff underneath the Story Bridge.

      • ONE OF SYDNEY'S LONGEST-RUNNING ITALIAN INSTITUTIONS IS EXPANDING TO MELBOURNE AND THE GOLD COAST

        After 50 years in Darlinghurst, Bill & Toni's is heading interstate for the first time.

      • BRISBANE'S EAGLE STREET PIER TO MAKE WAY FOR NEW $1.4 BILLION WATERFRONT PRECINCT

        If it goes ahead, it'll include the building of two new towers, the creation of a traffic-free precinct and the opening up of 1.5 hectares of public and riverfront space.

      • SCOTLAND'S BREWDOG HAS PICKED BRISBANE AS THE SITE OF ITS $30 MILLION AUSTRALIAN BREWERY

        It'll feature brewing and canning facilities, a restaurant, taproom and visitor centre.

      • BRISBANE MIGHT BE GETTING A FREE PERMANENT OUTDOOR CINEMA

        Brisbane City Council has just submitted an application to add a cinema to McCaskie Park in Kelvin Grove.

      • WOOLLOONGABBA'S CHALK HOTEL IS SET TO REOPEN

        The popular spot is set to return as part of the surrounding site's new development

      • BRISBANE'S INNER WEST MIGHT BE GETTING A BOUTIQUE FIVE-SCREEN CINEMA AND BOWLING ALLEY

        The proposal comes courtesy of the folks behind New Farm Cinemas and The Elizabeth Picture Theatre.

      • BRISBANE MIGHT BE GETTING A NEW ROOFTOP BAR

        Developers have lodged an application to take over the rooftop at 200 Adelaide Street.

      • WOOLLOONGABBA'S GETTING A NEW DINE-IN CINEMA

        The new eight-screen complex will boast both large and boutique theatres — and Gold Class-like nosh options.

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