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New Brisbane Openings You Should Visit This Month

Make a dinner date with your favourite foodie friends.
By Sarah Ward
November 09, 2018
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New Brisbane Openings You Should Visit This Month

Make a dinner date with your favourite foodie friends.
By Sarah Ward
November 09, 2018
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  • Arts & Entertainment

    Brisbane's New Globe Theatre Is Closing Down

    The venue will sadly close on April 29 and the building's future is very uncertain.

  • Travel & Leisure

    The Ten Best Beaches in Sydney

    From napping under palms on the northern beaches to battling the crowds down at Bondi, these are ten of our year-round go-tos.

  • 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.

  • Travel & Leisure

    This New Luxury Glamping Retreat Is Located in a Stunning 160-Acre Garden Outside Sydney

    The campsite features a waterfall and your booking includes dinner made with produce sourced from the area.

  • Travel & Leisure

    The RSPCA Wants You to Adopt an Animal This Weekend

    It's lowering its adoption fee to $29 in an effort to free up space in its shelters across the country.

  • Food & Drink

    Sydney's Three Blue Ducks Will Open in the New W Brisbane Hotel

    The farm-to-table eatery — located in both Sydney and Byron Bay — will be the soon-to-open hotel's signature restaurant.

  • Food & Drink

    New in Town: Welcome to Bowen Hills

    Brisbane's new permanent food truck park features two bars and will rotate vendors every two months.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    A Huge Marcel Duchamp Exhibition Is Coming to Australia

    It's coming to Sydney's Art Gallery of NSW in April 2019 after stops in Tokyo and Seoul.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Eleven 2018 Oscar-Winning Films You Should Watch Immediately

    Catch up on the best films of the last year, from 'The Shape of Water' to 'Get Out' to 'Call Me By Your Name'.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Ten Must-See Films at the 2018 Alliance Francaise French Film Festival

    Watch an AIDS activism drama, see Juliette Binoche star in a rom-com and follow Jean-Luc Godard's famed affair in a biopic.

  • Food & Drink

    The Ten Best Beer-Fuelled Things to Do at Brewsvegas 2018

    Doggo drinking sessions, craft brew markets, chilli cook-offs — Brisbane's citywide beer festival is back.

  • Food & Drink

    New in Town: E'cco Bistro

    After 22 years on Boundary Street, this Brisbane dining institution has moved to Newstead — and it's picked up a new look, a new menu and a new Brazilian charcoal grill.

  • Food & Drink

    New Farm Confectionery Is Now Serving Up Its Sweet Treats in Newstead

    Brisbane's beloved handmade sweets have hopped suburbs.

  • Design & Style

    Australia Is Getting Its First Scooter Taxi Service

    Scooti will launch in Melbourne next month with a fleet of scooters and motorbikes.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Vivid Sydney Announces Huge Tenth Anniversary 2018 Program

    Ice Cube, James Cameron, Cat Power and Snugglepot and Cuddlepie.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Spanish Film Festival Announces Packed 2018 Program

    Featuring Guillermo del Toro's previous Oscar winner and Javier Bardem as Pablo Escobar amongst its 25-film program.

  • 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.

  • Travel & Leisure

    A Weekender's Guide to Byron Bay

    Where to stay, eat, drink and play around one of Australia's most-loved coastal towns.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Five Films to See at the 2018 Spanish Film Festival

    Clear a few nights to see beloved Spanish classics, side-splitting comedies and gothic fables.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    The Brisbane International Film Festival Is Moving to GOMA for the Next Three Years

    The complicated history of BIFF takes another turn, with the Brisbane gallery winning the tender to present the festival from 2018 to 2020.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    The NGV's Big Summer Exhibition Will Be an Escher-Filled Immersive Optical Illusion

    The Melbourne gallery will match the Dutch artist with Japanese design studio Nendo in a mind-bending collection of art and design.

  • Food & Drink

    Shucks Is Brisbane's Decadent New Oyster Bar Overlooking the Manly Marina

    All oysters are shucked to order, oyster brunches happen every weekend.

  • Food & Drink

    Munich Brauhaus Is South Bank's Monster New Two-Level German Beer Hall

    The huge new venue will serve pork knuckles, schnitzels and steins of beer all day, every day of the week.

  • Design & Style

    Luxury Homewares Label In Bed Has Just Opened Its First Bricks-and-Mortar Store in Sydney

    The Paddington space is the real-life version of the brand's swoon-worthy online store and blog.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Artist Spencer Tunick Will Stage a Mass Nude Photography Work in Melbourne

    Hundreds of Melburnians will volunteer to strip off on Chapel Street this July.

  • Travel & Leisure

    Spring Hill's New Hotel Ovolo Inchcolm Combines Old-School Glamour with Luxe Mod Cons

    If you're going to take a staycation, you should do it in art deco digs with a Parisian-style salon and a free in-room mini bar.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Sydney Film Festival's Full Jam-Packed 2018 Program Is Here

    With New Zealand comedies, Sundance hits and no fewer than 326 films screening across 12 days, this year's SFF is panning out to be a big one.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    A Look Inside GOMA's Weird and Wonderful 'Patricia Piccinini: Curious Affection' Exhibition

    Installations of a field of 3000 flowers, alien-like mushrooms and vast array of peculiar yet beautiful creatures will let you explore the intricacies of the acclaimed artist's mind.

  • Food & Drink

    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.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    This New Pop-Up Is Taking Retro Cinema to Brisbane's Most Unlikely Venues

    The first FilmHouse screening will be held at East Brisbane's Mowbraytown Hall.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Artist Spencer Tunick's Plans to Stage a Mass Nude Work on a Melbourne Rooftop Have Been Quashed

    The Prahran Woolworths has refused the artist access to its rooftop carpark.

  • Food & Drink

    Black Hide by Gambaro Is Opening a Second Luxe Steakhouse in the Brisbane CBD

    It'll take over a six-room space in the Treasury building, ao you can expect river views and a balcony bar overlooking Reddacliff Place.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    A Look Inside the Huge New Modernist MoMA Exhibition at Melbourne's NGV

    Over 200 modern and contemporary masterpieces from New York's MoMA have come to Australia for the very first time in this epic display.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Five World-Renowned Modern Artworks to See at the NGV's New MoMA Exhibition

    This collaborative exhibition features a huge 200 works, many of which have never left the walls of MoMA before.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Artist Spencer Tunick Will Stage a Mass Nude Work on a Melbourne Rooftop After All

    The Prahran Woolworths will now allow the artist to access its rooftop carpark.

  • Food & Drink

    Felons Brewing Co. Is Set to be Brisbane's First Riverside Brewery

    It will start brewing — and open a courtyard bar — at Howard Smith Wharves later this year.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Brisbane's Best Wintry Events That Will Get You Out of the House Even When It's Freezing

    Ditch your doona to do a spot of ice skating, peruse stalls at a French-style market and lock yourself into a cosy Sunday session.

  • Travel & Leisure

    The Ten Most Impressive Designer Hotels to Open in Australia in 2018

    From boutique 'experience' accommodation above a Surry Hills cafe to a huge new luxury complex on Brisbane River and a hotel that lets you choose your own room.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Artist Spencer Tunick Staged a Mass Nude Work on a Melbourne Rooftop This Morning

    The Prahran Woolworths allowed the artist to access its rooftop carpark.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    12 Stellar Movies From 2018 That You Need to Catch Up On

    This year has thrown up plenty of cinema gems so far — here's what you need to see.

  • Food & Drink

    New Farm Confectionery's Decadent New Flagship Store Is Now Open

    As well as handmade sweets and decadent hot chocolates, New Farm Confectionery now serves coffee and baked goods.

  • Travel & Leisure

    Victoria's Peninsula Hot Springs Retreat Has Undergone a Luxurious $13 Million Expansion

    Its new facilities include an ice cave, a new wellness centre and seven new hot spring pools overlooking an outdoor stage.

  • Travel & Leisure

    Ten Stunning Onsens in the Forest to Visit on Your Next Trip to Japan

    The authors of 'Onsen in Japan' have found the most secluded spots for naked bathing in the country.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Brisbane International Film Festival Announces Dates and Venues for 2018

    The revamped festival returns this October with a north Queensland-shot film as its opening night pick.

  • Food & Drink

    West End Is Getting a New Parkside Food Precinct, Public Garden and Italian Cooking School

    It'll be the first stage to open at the new West Village development.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    One-Day One-Stage Festival FOMO Announces One Top 2019 Lineup

    It's returning to Sydney, Brisbane and Melbourne with Nicki Minaj, Rae Sremmurd and Mura Masa at the helm.

  • Design & Style

    Open House Brisbane 2018 Will Unlock 114 Buildings for the Public Over One Huge Weekend

    Explore the apartments located inside the Walter Taylor Bridge, Peters Ice Cream Factory and Boggo Road Gaol.

  • Travel & Leisure

    The Ten Best Harbour Beaches in Sydney

    The perfect beachside escape for when it's calm you crave.

  • Travel & Leisure

    A Big Summer Bucket List of Sydney Beaches, Pools and Swimming Holes

    The perfect waterside escapes for when it's calm you crave.

  • Travel & Leisure

    A Weekender's Guide to Sydney's Manly

    Head to this Sydney suburb by the sea.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Moonlight Cinema Is Coming Back for the Summer

    Break out the wine coolers and picnic rugs. Summer is coming.

  • Food & Drink

    West End's New Parkside Food Precinct and Public Garden Is Now Open

    With Cheeky Poke Bar, Mr. Bunz and Salt Meats Cheese as its first tenants.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Ten Blockbuster Art Exhibitions to See Across Australia This Summer

    Plan interstate trips around beach breaks and visits to see Escher, Frida Kahlo and 200 original Star Wars objects in Australia's best galleries.

  • Food & Drink

    Best of 2018 Brisbane

    These 30 outstanding Brisbane ventures have been handpicked by Concrete Playground for their combination of originality, innovation, creativity, approachability and sustainability.

  • Design & Style

    The Best Christmas Markets in Brisbane for Presents, Produce and Festive Feels

    With markets for platns, small batch goods and vegan wares, there's really no reason to go within a square kilometre of a shopping centre this year.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Artist Spencer Tunick Has Revealed the Multi-Coloured Images from Melbourne's Mass Nude Photo Shoot

    Photographed on Chapel Street and in the Prahran Woolworths rooftop carpark, the ‘Return of the Nude’ installations feature 860 Melburnians.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Concrete Playground's 2018 Boxing Day Movie Smackdown

    Get maximum bang for your Kris Kringle gift voucher buck.

  • Food & Drink

    New in Town: Greca

    Brisbane's new Howard Smith Wharves precinct has birthed a new Greek taverna from restaurateur Jonathan Barthelmess.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Summer Reading List 2018–19

    Including a controversial memoir, this year's Man Booker winner and the latest effort from the author behind 'Call Me By Your Name'.

  • Travel & Leisure

    The Ten Most Unusual Swimming Holes to Try Around Brisbane

    Don't stick to the rivers and the lakes that you're used to.

  • Travel & Leisure

    Five Alternative Ideas for a Not Terrible New Year's Eve

    Skip the crushing crowds for these stress-free alternatives.

  • Travel & Leisure

    The Eight Best Glamping Spots Near Brisbane

    For those who don't want to go all the way back to basics.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Ten Golden Globe-Winning Films and TV Shows to Add to Your 2019 Must-Watch List

    If you're going to binge watch something this year, make sure it's of the highest possible quality.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Nick Offerman Is Bringing His Latest Live Show to Australia in 2019

    The 'Parks and Recreation' star heads Down Under for the first time since 2016.

  • Food & Drink

    The Best Late-Night Eats in Brisbane

    Minimally regrettable (and actually good) nosh that you can get on the other side of midnight.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Six Ways to Squeeze the Last Few Drops of Summer Out of the Season

    We can't stop the seasons from changing, but we can prolong the end of summer with after-work swims, outdoor movies and sleeping by the beach.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Eleven 2019 Oscar-Winning Films You Should Watch Immediately

    Catch up on the best films of the last year, from 'Roma' to 'Black Panther' to 'A Star Is Born'.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Eleven Exceptional Art Exhibitions to See Across Australia This Autumn

    Plan interstate trips to see haute couture, space objects and terracotta treasures in Australia's best galleries.

  • Food & Drink

    Nota Is Paddington's New Fancy-But-Affordable Restaurant with $5 Snacks

    Two Moda chefs have moved into the former Montrachet site, serving up "simple yet satisfying" fare.

  • Food & Drink

    The Six Best Beer-Fuelled Things to Do at Brewsvegas 2019

    Doggo pool parties, vegan feasts, chilli cook-offs — Brisbane's citywide beer festival is back.

  • Food & Drink

    Fortitude Valley Is Now Home to Brisbane's First Inner-City Winery

    And you can help make the wine, as well as drink it.

  • Travel & Leisure

    Brisbane Is Now Home to Australia's First Licensed Axe-Throwing Joint

    After launching in Newstead in 2018, Maniax has added craft beer to its menu.

  • Design & Style

    Australia's First Scooter Taxi Service Is Now Scooting Around the Streets of Melbourne

    Scooti has launched a fleet of scooters in Melbourne — with plans to expand to Sydney and Queensland soon.

  • Food & Drink

    Salt Meats Cheese Has Opened a New All-Day Italian Diner at South Bank

    The chain's third Brisbane store is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner — and will provide 24-hour food for Mantra Hotel guests.

  • Food & Drink

    The World's Best Chef Massimo Bottura Is Opening a Restaurant in Sydney

    He's teaming up with OzHarvest to open a restaurant for the city's vulnerable communities — and possibly the general public.

  • Food & Drink

    Six Grown-Up Easter Treats to Hunt Down Around Brisbane

    You're never too old for this Easter hunt.

  • Travel & Leisure

    Seven Extremely Cosy Cabins Around Australia That You Can Escape To This Winter

    Instead of hibernating at home, bundle yourself up and head to an off-grid log cabin, a snow-covered heated hut or a tiny house with an outdoor glass-walled bath.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Pioneering Electro Duo The Chemical Brothers Is Coming to Australia

    It'll bring its new psychedelic live show to Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane — with The Avalanches in tow.

  • Food & Drink

    The Best Breweries in Brisbane

    With freshly brewed IPAs by the river and beer yoga in the 'burbs, Brisbane is a beer-lover's playground

  • Food & Drink

    The Best Places in Brisbane to Treat Your Mum on Mother's Day (Or Any Day)

    Try slightly harder than your favourite sticky dive bar.

  • Travel & Leisure

    A Quick Trip to Margaret River

    Alongside its excellent wines, Margaret River holds a wealth of incredible nature, top-notch eats and many a luxurious way to relax. Make this wine region by the sea your next holiday — let's start planning.

  • Travel & Leisure

    Ten of Australia's Newest — and Most Unique — Travel Experiences to Inspire Your Next Domestic Holiday

    Perfect for exploring the country when you don't have enough annual leave to head overseas. 

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Tony Award-Winning Musical 'Hamilton' Is Finally Coming to Australia

    Lin-Manuel Miranda's game-changing musical will hit Sydney in 2021.

  • Travel & Leisure

    Five Dreamy Hot Pools Around Australia to Plan Your Next Winter Adventure Around

    From multimillion-dollar luxury retreats to bush baths that are open 24 hours a day.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    The 'Charlie And the Chocolate Factory' Musical Is Coming to Brisbane

    The hit Broadway show made its Australian premiere in Sydney earlier in the year, and will now make its way to Brisbane in March 2020.

  • Travel & Leisure

    Brisbane Is Getting a Huge New 45-Hectare Inner-City Public Park

    Victoria Park Golf Course will be transformed into Brisbane's biggest new park in 50 years.

  • Travel & Leisure

    Ten Winter Weekenders in Australia That Don't Involve Skiing

    Swap the snow for a getaway dedicated to truffle hunting in WA, wine tasting in the Adelaide Hills or dark arts in Tasmania.

  • Food & Drink

    Messina Will Shave Fresh Truffle Onto Your Gelato for a Limited Time This Winter

    Get three grams of truffle shaved onto any flavour you fancy for just $6.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Twelve Exceptional New TV Shows From 2019 That You Need to Catch Up On

    This year has served up plenty of must-see TV so far — here's what you need to stream.

  • Food & Drink

    These 250 Australian Restaurants Are Offering Half-Price Meals for Six Weeks

    The Fork Festival wants to lure you out of the house for a cheap meal this winter.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Brisbane Festival Has Unveiled Its Immersive and Fire-Filled 2019 Program

    This year's festival sees the Botanic Gardens set ablaze for a series of fire shows, a mind-bending maze of 1000 doors and 90s-themed opening party.

  • Food & Drink

    Brisbane's Best Cheese Experiences for Hardcore Cheese Lovers

    Eat pasta from a wheel of parmesan, dip bread into a cob loaf filled with fondue or load up a burger with a patty of mac 'n' cheese.

  • Food & Drink

    The Gin List

    For a clear spirit, gin is full of complexities. So we've teamed up with Tanqueray to delve into its storied past, unveil its intricacies and help you become a seasonal gin connoisseur.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Twelve Stellar Movies From 2019 That You Need to Catch Up On

    This year has thrown up plenty of cinema gems so far — here's what you need to see.

  • Travel & Leisure

    The Best Places for Stargazing Around Australia

    From city observatories to outback hideaways, you'll want to look up here.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Five Internationally Acclaimed Theatre Shows Worth an Interstate Trip to See in 2020

    Book flights to see Lin-Manuel Miranda's 'Hamilton', an opera on a floating stage and a nostalgia-heavy musical take on 'Shrek'.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Melbourne International Arts Festival Has Dropped Its Psychedelic 2019 Program

    The Flaming Lips, an immersive dinner in a historic house and a new exhibition by the creators of Tokyo's Digital Art Museum are all on the lineup.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Six Artworks You Need to See at GOMA's Huge Margaret Olley and Ben Quilty Exhibitions

    The famous Australian artists sit side-by-side at the gallery's two new (free) exhibitions. Here's what works to look out for.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    This Haunting New True-Crime Podcast Follows a Sydney Security Guard Who Also Hunts Ghosts

    Aussie documentary 'Ghosthunter' has been turned into a five-part true-crime podcast, hosted by filmmaker Ben Lawrence.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    'The Art of Banksy' Exhibition Is Finally Coming to Sydney

    The world's largest exhibition of the enigmatic artist features 80 original works, including 'Girl with Balloon'.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Australia Is Getting a New Beachside Music Festival Headlined by Travis Scott, Logic and Chvrches

    Sandtunes is happening on the Gold Coast this November, and also features Juice WRLD, Carly Rae Jepsen and Sampa the Great.

  • Design & Style

    The Best Places to Buy Plants in Brisbane

    Fill your home and garden with gorgeous green babies.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    The Fortitude Music Hall Is the Valley's Huge New 3300-Person Live Entertainment Venue

    The sprawling art deco-style, chandelier-filled space pays tribute to Festival Hall.

  • 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.

  • Design & Style

    Brisbane River Is Getting Yet Another CBD Pedestrian Bridge

    It'll be the sixth bridge built between Hale Street and Gardens Point.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Brisbane International Film Festival Has Announced Its First 2019 Films

    The festival will celebrate the work of Baz Luhrmann, who’s on board as one of this year’s festival patrons.

  • Food & Drink

    Petrie Terrace Is Now Home to a Huge New Two-Level Bavarian Beer Hall

    Serving pork knuckles, schnitzels and steins of beer, the new venue seats 600, including in its string-lit beer garden.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Fyre Festival's Super-Dedicated Producer Andy King Is Heading Down Under to Chat at BIGSOUND

    He'll discuss events, water bottles and going above and beyond for your team.

  • Travel & Leisure

    The Best (and Most Colourful) Flower Festivals Happening Around Australia

    Pack the Zyrtec and get ready to frolic through glorious fields of tulips and cherry blossom trees.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Janet Jackson Is Headlining the National R&B Throwback Tour of Your Teenage Dreams

    She'll be joined by The Black Eyed Peas, 50 Cent, Jason Derulo and more — yes, all in one night.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    The Internationally Renowned 'Game of Thrones Live Concert Experience' Is Coming to Australia

    Relive dramatic moments from all eight seasons of the HBO show with a live orchestra, giant screens and medieval banquets.

  • Travel & Leisure

    Brisbane City Council Is Asking for Your Thoughts on Brisbane's New 45-Hectare Public Park

    It'll be Brisbane's biggest new park in 50 years — and you can submit your ideas.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    The Best New True-Crime Podcasts to Binge-Listen ASAP

    Your commute to work will fly by thanks to these terrifying tales about the Zodiac Killer, unsolved murders and real life ghost hunters.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    The ABC's Beloved Music Quiz Show 'Spicks and Specks' Is Coming Back This Year

    It's coming back — with the OG crew — for four new specials.

  • Travel & Leisure

    Click Frenzy's Huge Travel Sale Is Kicking Off Tonight

    Bag bargain deals on airfares, holiday packages, cruises, accomodation and more — but only for 29 hours.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Brisbane International Film Festival Has Just Revealed Its Full 2019 Lineup

    With more than 110 films over 11 days, including a Japanese gangster flick, the Queer Palme winner and an eye-opening doco about Scientology.

  • Travel & Leisure

    Neuron Mobility's Orange-Hued Electric Scooters Have Hit Brisbane's Streets

    The Singapore-based company has joined Lime, sending out 200 two-wheeled vehicles into the CBD, New Farm and South Brisbane.

  • Travel & Leisure

    Ten Weird and Wonderful Festivals to Track Down Around Australia

    Plan your next holiday around one of these out-there festivals with naked frisbee contests, beer-can boats, synchronised Nutbush dances and a surprising amount of ABBA.

  • Design & Style

    Five Pieces of Fashion History You Need to See at Bendigo Art Gallery's New Balenciaga Exhibition

    'Balenciaga: Shaping Fashion' is full of history with more than 100 pieces, photos and artefacts from the influential designer and the designers he influenced.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Finkelstein Gallery Is Melbourne's New Contemporary Gallery Dedicated to Women Artists

    It makes its debut this week, with an exhibition featuring the works of ten local and international women artists.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Brisbane's Iconic XXXX Brewery Is Hosting Its First-Ever Music Festival

    Party inside the home of the Milton Mango with five Aussie acts and lots of brews.

  • Food & Drink

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

    Stop by the tropical-themed spot for tequila flights, gazpacho shooters and chorizo sliders.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Southeast Queensland Is Getting a New Waterside Reggae Festival Headlined by Shaggy and Sean Paul

    New Zealand's One Love Festival is making its Australian debut on the Gold Coast in 2020.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Ten Shows, Parties and Installations to Lose Yourself In at Brisbane Festival 2019

    Walk through fire, see a theatre show in a cavernous warehouse and dance to house music backed by a gospel choir.

  • Food & Drink

    Twenty Highly Indulgent Food Festivals Happening Around Brisbane This Spring

    Eat all the mangoes, feast on oysters by the sea or try heaps of new beers around the city.

  • Food & Drink

    Beaux Rumble Is James Street's Soon-to-Open New York-Inspired Restaurant from a Michelin-Starred Chef

    Chef Alan Wise is returning to Australia to cook up brunches and woodfired fare in Ada Lane.

  • Travel & Leisure

    The Best Places to See Wildflowers Around Australia This Spring

    Spot colourful blossoms in the wild while hiking through alpine meadows or picnicking in wattle fields.

  • Food & Drink

    Over-the-Top Burger Palace Milky Lane Arrives in Brisbane This Week

    The burger joint is finally bringing its monstrous burgs up north.

  • Design & Style

    Open House Brisbane 2019 Will Let You Explore 119 Buildings Over One Huge Weekend

    Explore the apartments located inside the Walter Taylor Bridge, step inside the Old Windmill Tower or wander behind the scenes at GOMA.

  • Food & Drink

    Fredericks Is West End's New Neon Pop-Up Bar Inspired by Old-School Ice Cream

    The eye-catching space is co-designed by the art director of 'Mad Max'.

  • Travel & Leisure

    The Most Spectacular Lakes in Australia That You Need to See in Real Life

    Peel away from the coast to explore tropical swimming holes, bright pink bodies and glassy waters that stretch as far as the eye can see.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Brisbane's 'Fire Gardens' Installation Has Been Cancelled

    After delaying the event for a week due to the Queensland bushfires, Brisbane Festival has now cancelled the installation completely.

  • Food & Drink

    Yoko Dining Is Howard Smith Wharves' Soon-to-Open Waterside Japanese Izakaya and Bar

    With wagyu, gyoza and yuzu slushies, it'll take inspiration from Tokyo's lively bars.

  • Design & Style

    Tens of Thousands of Australians Will Take to the Streets to Demand Action on Climate Change

    If you're planning to join the crowds or you're pondering your transport options for the day, here's how the events will go down in your city.

  • Food & Drink

    El Camino Cantina Is Opening Its Next Colourful Tex-Mex Joint in Brisbane's North

    Setting up shop at Chermside, it'll seat 220 — and serve up plenty of margaritas and tacos.

  • Travel & Leisure

    Ten Incredibly Epic Australian Beaches You Need to Swim In at Least Once in Your Life

    We've got some of the most idyllic white-sanded and blue-hued beaches in the world — and these are the ones you should add to your bucket list.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Eight Exceptional Brisbane Art Exhibitions to Step Into This Spring

    See everything from glowing robots to stellar women artists to contenders for Brisbane's first portrait prize.

  • Food & Drink

    A 'Harry Potter'-Themed 'Potions' Bar Is Popping Up in Brisbane

    This latest 'Harry Potter'-themed event will see you attend a boozy Hogwarts potions class.

  • Travel & Leisure

    One of Australia's Most Beautiful Beaches Has Been Washed Away

    Coastal erosion has seen Stockton Beach gradually lose its coveted patch of sand over the last decade — but a recent storm has closed the beach almost entirely.

  • Food & Drink

    Sydney's Maybe Sammy Has Been Named as One of the World's Best Bars

    It’s the only Australian bar to make the cut in this year's competition.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Ten Must-See Films at the 2019 Brisbane International Film Festival

    See a moving 19th century Vietnamese drama, get your claws into a doco on New York's stray cats and revisit Baz Luhrmann's 'Romeo + Juliet'.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Uluru's Incredible 'Field of Light' Installation Has Been Extended Indefinitely

    A huge success since it first launched in 2016, Bruce Munro’s immersive installation will keep lighting up the Red Centre.

  • Food & Drink

    Archie Rose's New Limited-Edition Gins Pay Boozy Tribute to the Sydney Opera House

    And you can sip the two tipples at the harbourside landmark's bars and restaurants, too.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    A Look Inside Teamlab's Psychedelic New Melbourne Exhibition 'Reversible Rotation'

    The art collective behind Tokyo's Digital Art Museum has brought a new exhibition of four impressive digital works to Melbourne.

  • Design & Style

    A Heap of Climate Change Protests Are Expected to Disrupt Cities Across Australia All Week

    Environmental protest group Extinction Rebellion will continue to demand government action on climate change with a week-long schedule of protests in Australia's major cities.

  • Food & Drink

    Winghaus Is Brisbane CBD's New American-Style Diner Dedicated to Wings and Beer

    Now open on Edward Street, it's serving up 40 beers — and negronis and margaritas — on-tap, plus wings in lots of ten, 15, 20, 50 or 100.

  • Food & Drink

    Moon Dog's Huge New Melbourne Bar Is the Most Over-the-Top Brewery in Australia

    Melbourne's Moon Dog World is open for business, featuring 72 taps, a jungle's worth of plants and even an indoor lagoon.

  • Travel & Leisure

    Stylish US Chain Ace Hotel Is Opening Its First Australian Outpost in Sydney

    The 18-storey development will feature 264 rooms, a ground-floor lobby bar, and rooftop bar and restaurant.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Woodford Folk Festival Has Announced Its Huge 2019–20 Lineup

    Southeast Queensland's annual end-of-year festival is back for its 34th year, with Amanda Palmer, Lior, Horrorshow and The Herd on the bill.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Australia's Biggest Harry Potter Store Has Opened in Melbourne

    The magical 500-square-metre store even has its own Platform 9 3/4.

  • Design & Style

    You Can Now Trade In Your Unwanted IKEA Furniture at Any of the Brand's Australian Stores

    Following a trial at its Tempe store, the Swedish retailer has launched its buy-back scheme nationally.

  • Travel & Leisure

    Holey Moley Is Opening Its Second Brisbane Mini-Golf Bar in the CBD

    Come next month, you'll be tap, tap, tapping around a 'Ferris Bueller's Day Off'-inspired hole and one in a room filled with flying cash.

  • Food & Drink

    The Tinsel Bar Is South Brisbane's Glittery New Spot with Cordial Cocktails and Fairy Bread

    It's also filled with neon lights, and includes Pop Rocks, Push Pops, toasties and boozy milkshakes on its menu.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Mona Foma's 2020 Program Is Here with Inflatable Mazes, Giant Puppets and Masked Cowboys

    Wander through the latest immersive installation by Architects of Air, see a huge puppet show in a gorge and catch crooner Orville Peck.

  • Food & Drink

    Betty's Burgers Has Added an Indulgent (But Affordable) Lobster Roll to Its Menu

    The $19 rolls are filled with fresh lobster meat, and they're only available for a few weeks.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Everything You Need to Put In Your Diary for November

    Hit up a new music festival, drink all the rosé and putt your way around this Christmas-themed mini-golf course.

  • Travel & Leisure

    Brisbane's Most Extraordinary Spa Experiences

    Treat yourself to a meditative cocooning waterfall or a bath overlooking the Lamington National Park.

  • Travel & Leisure

    Lord Howe Island Has Been Named One of the Best Places to Visit in 2020 by Lonely Planet

    The NSW island took out the fifth spot on the annual travel destination list — and Central Asia's Silk Road came out on top.

  • Food & Drink

    Beaux Rumble Is James Street's New York-Inspired Restaurant from a Michelin-Starred Chef

    Tuck into wood-smoked oysters and wood-fired seafood at Alan Wise's new Ada Lane eatery.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Six Stunning Works to Ogle at Sculpture by the Sea 2019

    Here are some of the best pieces to watch out for in the outdoor exhibition's 23rd year.

  • Food & Drink

    Five Nostalgic Sandwiches in Brisbane That'll Make You Feel Like a Kid Again

    When you're craving comfort (and a little adventure), these lunchtime treats tick all the right boxes.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    A $15-Million Multi-Sensory Digital Art Gallery Is Opening in Melbourne

    The Lume will showcase the works of artists like Van Gogh and Da Vinci using moving images, music and smells.

  • Travel & Leisure

    Oche Is Fortitude Valley's Soon-to-Open Two-Storey Electronic Darts Bar

    The 360-person bar is opening in a historic flour mill this summer.

  • Travel & Leisure

    The Ten Best Summer Day Trips Out of Brisbane

    Beaches, waterfalls, rainforests and baby turtles are just a stone's throw away.

  • Travel & Leisure

    You'll Soon Be Able to Hire a Pet-Friendly Picnic Boat to Sail Through the Gold Coast

    Denmark company GoBoat is set to launch on the Gold Coast in December, with a fleet of easy-to-operate BYO picnic boats.

  • Travel & Leisure

    Brisbane Commuters Will Receive Four Days of Free Train Travel Over the Next Month

    You'll be able to hop on a train for free on four consecutive Mondays in November and December.

  • Design & Style

    You Can Now Get Tiny Living Christmas Trees Delivered to Your Door

    The eco-friendly trees can be replanted once the festive season is over, too.

  • Food & Drink

    New Brisbane Openings to Put in Your Diary

    The newbies we're counting the days for.

  • Design & Style

    Brisbane Could Soon Be Home to Five New Car-Free Green Bridges Across the River

    Open to pedestrians and cyclists, with public transport allowed on some, the proposed bridges will be spread across the city from Bowen Hills to Bellbowrie.

  • Food & Drink

    Stone and Wood Has Opened a Brewery and Taproom in Fortitude Valley

    It's now serving one-off small batch beers from the tank straight to your glass five days a week.

  • Travel & Leisure

    A Haze of Smoke Is Currently Affecting the Air Quality in Brisbane

    Thick smoke from bushfires across Queensland and New South Wales is currently affecting large parts of the city.

  • Food & Drink

    This Boozy Advent Calendar Will Let You Unwrap a Bottle of Wine on Each of the 12 Days of Christmas

    Wine subscription service Good Pair Days is packaging up its best wines of the year — consider it an early Christmas present to yourself.

  • Food & Drink

    Stanley Is Howard Smith Wharves' New Two-Level Cantonese Restaurant and Bar

    It boasts dedicated kitchens for peking duck and dim sum — and spectacular river views.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Moonlight Cinema's Jam-Packed 2019–20 Program Is Here

    With a heap of new releases, retro flicks and Christmas specials.

  • Design & Style

    Australia's Most Stunning Venues Have Been Announced at the 2019 Eat Drink Design Awards

    With a Victorian gelato shop, a Brisbane hotel and out-of-town NSW cafe all snagging awards.

  • Food & Drink

    Archie Brothers Is Brisbane's New Circus-Themed Arcade Bar for Kidults

    The activity-filled venue from the team behind Holey Moley features dodgem cars, Mario Kart, bowling and colourful cocktails.

  • Travel & Leisure

    The Best Picnic Spots in Brisbane

    Wait till the weather is just right, then fill your esky with cold beer, natural wine and an oversupply of snacks and get picnicking.

  • Design & Style

    The World's Most Sustainable Shopping Centre Is Set to Open in Melbourne Next Month

    Burwood Brickworks boasts its own 2000-square-metre urban rooftop farm and paddock-to-plate eatery.

  • Food & Drink

    Upstairs at Toombul Is Brisbane's New Neon-Lit, Fountain-Filled Food Precinct

    You'll find a circus-themed arcade bar, a restaurant with cheese wheel pasta and a ramen joint here.

  • Design & Style

    The Queensland Government Has Outlined Plans to Make Renting in Brisbane Slightly Less Painful

    Hanging a picture on your wall or welcoming a pet into your home might soon become much easier.

  • Design & Style

    Victoria Bitter Has Teamed Up With Mr Simple on a New Line of Pop Art-Inspired Clothing and Merch

    Created with visual artist Lee McConnell, the new range includes vintage-style t-shirts, socks, caps and stubby coolers.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    The Best Things to Do in Brisbane This Week

    Warm up with a hot, buttery and boozy beverage at this pop-up bar and pick up luxe goodies at a three-day boho-inspired market.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Ten Films and TV Shows You Need to Stream This Month

    Cancel your plans to get stuck into the new 'Star Wars' spinoff, enjoy Kirsten Dunst in a 90s-set dark comedy or watch a compelling drama based on a real-life US Senate report.

  • Travel & Leisure

    Brisbane's Eight Best Indoor Workouts for When It's Far Too Hot to Exercise Outside

    Swap your after-work run for snowboarding, ice skating or a ninja warrior obstacle course.

  • Food & Drink

    TGI Fridays Will Open Its First Queensland Outpost Next Month

    The American chain is bringing its steaks, ribs, wings, burgers and hefty array of cocktails to the Gold Coast.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Disney Has Just Launched Its New Streaming Platform — and Here's Everything You Can Watch on It

    Sign up for a free trial and you can get right into 600 films and 7000 episodes, including a new 'Star Wars' show, cult classics and 'The Simpsons'.

  • Food & Drink

    US Bakery Chain Cinnabon Is Opening Its First Aussie Store in Brisbane Next Month

    The first sticky scroll outpost will open before the year is out.

  • Food & Drink

    Yoko Dining Is Howard Smith Wharves' New Waterside Japanese Izakaya and Bar

    Serving up tonkatsu, tempura, yuzu slushies and plenty of sake — and river views.

  • Food & Drink

    Harry's Pizza

    Nab a $5 pizza at Welcome to Bowen Hills' permanent pizza place.

  • Food & Drink

    Mary Mae's _ WIP

    The Powerhouse's new all-day riverside eatery and bloody mary bar.

  • Travel & Leisure

    Maniax Brisbane

    Hurl hatches at Newstead's awe throwing joint.

  • Food & Drink

    I Like Ramen

    All-vegan bowls of ramen are coming out of the kitchen inside the The Flying Cock.

  • Food & Drink

    The Terrace by E'cco

    Southeast Asian fare, vibrant cocktails and a great value happy hour in an al fresco space.

  • Food & Drink

    Fat Belly Jack's

    Petrie Terrace's new home of Nashville-style fried chicken and boilermakers.

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