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The Best Things to Do in Brisbane This Weekend

Feast on truffle-filled treats at this Garden City restaurant or tap into your inner Francophile at a festival dedicated to French wine, cheese and culture.
By Concrete Playground
November 18, 2019
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The Best Things to Do in Brisbane This Weekend

Feast on truffle-filled treats at this Garden City restaurant or tap into your inner Francophile at a festival dedicated to French wine, cheese and culture.
By Concrete Playground
November 18, 2019
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  • Food & Drink

    Barks & Brews

    Take your dog for a drink at The Brightside.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    90s Movie Marathon

    From super-enhanced reptiles to mask-wearing slashers to a twisty crime classic.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Marriage Story

    Scarlett Johansson and Adam Driver are exceptional in Noah Baumbach's likely Oscar contender, which steps through the rocky aftermath of a marital breakdown.

  • Food & Drink

    Devon's Bottomless Brunch

    Pair two hours of mimosas with oysters, prawns and salmon sashimi — or Japanese egg sandwiches and strawberry French toast.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Giema Contini: Awesome Ocean Party

    Attend the watery birthday of a woman who thinks she's half octopus.

  • Food & Drink

    Felons Brewing Co Turns One

    Celebrate a whole year of beers by the river — and taste the brewery's limited-edition tipples.

  • Food & Drink

    Espresso Martini Fridays

    End the working week with $10 espresso martinis.

  • Travel & Leisure

    Meeanjin Markets 2019

    An Indigenous-focused market in the middle of the city.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Charlie's Angels

    The feisty female spy franchise is back (again) with a great Kristen Stewart-led cast, but an inescapably generic feel.

  • Travel & Leisure

    Waterfront Sunrise Yoga

    Salute the sun first thing on a Saturday morning.

  • Food & Drink

    Bunnings Bushfire Fundraiser

    Eat a snag, help a struggling Aussie.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    The Irishman

    Thanks to the combined talents of Martin Scorsese, Robert De Niro, Al Pacino and Joe Pesci, this decades-spanning gangster epic proves a weighty knockout.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Pain and Glory

    Pedro Almodovar asks Antonio Banderas to step into his fictionalised shoes in this highly personal drama — and the results are revelatory.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Doctor Sleep

    Returning to Stephen King's famous book and Stanley Kubrick's masterful horror movie, this moody sequel works best when it finds its own ways to shine.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Last Christmas

    Inspired by the 80s Wham! song, and starring Emilia Clarke and Henry Golding, this festive rom-com is a contrived but sweetly engaging seasonal affair.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Valley Fiesta Fridays

    Catch free tunes in the Valley every Friday.

  • Travel & Leisure

    The Yot Club

    The next-level party boat has two bars, a stage and a dance floor — and it's sailing through Brisbane for the next two months.

  • Food & Drink

    Cheese, Wine and Bubbles

    Get bubbly in the Treasury courtyard over dairy and drinks.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Terminator: Dark Fate

    Between the action and the iconic characters, the latest 'Terminator' sequel feels very familiar — but that's not a bad thing.

  • Food & Drink

    Holy Spritz

    Riverbar is spritzing up November.

  • Food & Drink

    Le Diner en Blanc 2019

    The world's poshest picnic is back for another round in Brisbane.

  • Food & Drink

    All-You-Can-Eat Mussel Festival

    Feast on all-you-can-eat mussels for $35.

  • Food & Drink

    Fish & Spritz

    Six courses of seafood with bottomless spritzes.

  • Food & Drink

    Young Gun of Wine: The Joy of Wine

    Taste your way through the next big wine trends.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    MINI British Film Festival 2019

    Geek out on Helen Mirren movies, watch whistleblower Keira Knightley and find out what Ken Loach thinks of the gig economy.

  • Travel & Leisure

    Victoria Park Christmas Putt Putt

    'Tis the season to putt your way around this festive mini-golf course.

  • Food & Drink

    Urban Wine Walk Brisbane Spring 2019

    Take your love of wine to the streets on this self-guided stroll between Brisbane bars.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Fire Walk With Us: The Music Of 'Twin Peaks'

    An eerie reimagining of a damn fine TV soundtrack.

  • Food & Drink

    Tarantino BeerFest

    Celebrate 25 years of 'Pulp Fiction' with Tarantino-inspired brews.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Wonderland 2019

    Brisbane's most decadent festival returns with dystopian comedy and a real-life recreation of 'Die Hard'.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Chicago

    The famed musical is bringing its 20s razzle-dazzle to Brisbane.

  • Food & Drink

    $1.50 Oyster Happy Hour

    End your day by slurping down oysters.

  • Food & Drink

    The Westin Pool Party

    Spend an afternoon at Brisbane's only swim-up pool bar.

  • Travel & Leisure

    Feel Good Program 2019

    Everything is better when it's free — especially exercise.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Setting the Stage

    GOMA explores the influence of the stage on other art forms, including cinema, video art, photography, painting and sculpture.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    New Woman

    Celebrating the impressive work by Brisbane's female artists across the past 100 years.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Lichtenstein to Warhol: The Kenneth Tyler Collection

    This free exhibition showcases the great American prints of the 20th century, including works by Jasper Johns, Roy Lichtenstein, Joan Mitchell, Claes Oldenburg and Andy Warhol.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Women's Work

    Showcasing large-scale pieces by female street artists across Brisbane's laneways.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    High Rotation

    Step through Brisbane music history from the past three decades.

  • Food & Drink

    Living Room's Fondue Menu

    W Hotel is serving up gooey cheese and chocolate — and you can even spike it with booze.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Unlearning

    As part of UQ Art Museum's latest exhibition, one wall will be repainted a different colour every day for 31 days.

  • Food & Drink

    Unlimited Mimosa Breakfast

    All of the buffet breakfast you can eat, paired with all of mimosas you can drink.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Geometries

    Stare at shapes, colours and optical illusions at Queensland Art Gallery.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Nathen Street: Space Pixels

    The free interactive installation is inspired by Atari 2600 computer games.

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