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News You Can Use: Eight Things That Happened in Brisbane This Week

Here's what caught our attention over the last seven days.
By Sarah Ward
June 24, 2022
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  • Arts & Entertainment

    Brisbane Powerhouse Is Launching a Permanent Outdoor Cinema and Twice-Yearly Night Food Market

    The New Farm venue will also set up a new semi-permanent (and glow-in-the-dark) performance venue that'll host shows and give Brisbanites a new hangout spot.

  • Travel & Leisure

    The Langham Is the New Five-Star Gold Coast Hotel with Beachfront Access and a Swim-Up Pool Bar

    Getaway alert: this luxe hotel is now open for scenic Gold Coast stays.

  • Food & Drink

    Summa House Is the New Boozy Garden Hangout That's Taken Over X Cargo's Old Fortitude Valley Digs

    MacLachlan Street's pile of containers is now home to a new venue — and it's doing two-hour tapas-and-cocktails sessions every weekend.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    You'll Soon Be Able to Wander Through a 700-Square-Metre Kaleidoscope Outside Brisbane Powerhouse

    After 'House of Mirrors' and '1000 Doors', installation artist Keith Courtney now wants you to mosey through a huge expanse of glass, steel, mirrors and moving prisms that resembles a human-sized kaleidoscope.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    The King of Australian Cinema Takes on the King of Rock 'n' Roll: Baz Luhrmann Talks 'Elvis'

    The ‘Moulin Rouge!’ and 'The Great Gatsby' filmmaker wasn’t going to make his Elvis Presley biopic unless he found the right star — and then came Austin Butler.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Big City Lights Is the New Free Festival of Light and Design Coming to the Gold Coast This Winter

    For four July nights, the Gold Coast CBD will be lit up with dazzling displays and installations — spanning rooftops, building facades, alleyways, car parks and shopfronts.

  • Food & Drink

    Clear Your Freezer: Messina Is Bringing Back 40 of Its Greatest Gelato Hits in Take-Home Tubs

    Jon Snow, Robert Brownie Jnr and Fairy Bread are all back — and Hodor and Have a Gay Old Time, too.

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