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By Sarah Ward
August 11, 2019
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    New Brisbane Openings to Put in Your Diary

    The newbies we're counting the days for.
    By Sarah Ward
    August 11, 2019
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      • Food & Drink

        A Pokemon-Inspired Bar Is Popping Up in Australia So You Can Catch 'Em All Over a Cocktail

        The Pokebars will pop up in Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane with themed food, cocktails and 'battles'.

      • Arts & Entertainment

        This Is What South Bank's New $150 Million Performing Arts Theatre Will Look Like in 2022

        It'll become QPAC's fifth theatre, seating at least 1500 people and hosting around 260 extra performances each year.

      • Food & Drink

        Ivory Tusk Is Fortitude Valley's Soon-to-Open Palm Springs-Inspired Bar with a Garden Terrace

        It's taking over part of Woolly Mammoth — and adding a tropical vibe.

      • Food & Drink

        Stanley Is the New Two-Level Cantonese Restaurant and Bar Opening at Howard Smith Wharves

        When it opens later this year, the restaurant will have three bars, peking duck and spectacular river views.

      • Food & Drink

        The Good Place Is the New Completely Gluten-Free Eatery Set to Open Across Australia

        The dietary requirement-friendly spot has opened in Sydney's south — and four more stores are planned for NSW and Queensland.

      • Food & Drink

        Sydney's Over-the-Top Burger Palace Milky Lane Is Opening in Brisbane

        The popular chain is bringing its overly indulgent menu to Gasworks.

      • Travel & Leisure

        Woolloongabba Is Set to Score a Luxe New Hyatt Hotel with a Rooftop Pool and Bar

        The South City Square hotel will have 170 rooms, a 24-hour food market, a cafe and a fitness centre.

      • Food & Drink

        Stone and Wood Is Opening a Brewery and Tasting Room In Brisbane

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

      • Food & Drink

        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.

      • Arts & Entertainment

        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.

      • Food & Drink

        US Bakery Chain Cinnabon Is Bringing Its Sticky Scrolls to Australia

        The first two outposts will open in Queensland later this year, with many more to follow in other states.

      • Food & Drink

        A Novelty Circus-Themed Arcade Bar by the Holey Moley Team Is Coming to Brisbane

        It's opening inside a new $35 million dining and entertainment precinct in Brisbane's northeast.

      • Design & Style

        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.

      • Food & Drink

        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.

      • Arts & Entertainment

        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.

      • Food & Drink

        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.

      • Food & Drink

        Woolloongabba's Chalk Hotel Is Set to Reopen

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

      • Arts & Entertainment

        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.

      • Food & Drink

        Brisbane Might Be Getting a New Rooftop Bar

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

      • Arts & Entertainment

        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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