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

Here's what's been catching our attention, including Green Beacon's plans to open a brewery and distillery at Brisbane Airport, plus a new Argentinian steakhouse for South Bank.
Sarah Ward
Published on June 14, 2024
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    Bleach* Is Taking Over the Gold Coast with 110-Plus Performances When the Huge Arts Festival Returns for 2024

    Immersive circus shows, free live tunes by the beach, 30-minute mini concerts in the Tallebudgera Valley: they're all on the lineup.

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    Now Open: Lucky Egg Is Back Slinging Fried Chicken at The Brightside Four Nights a Week

    Tuck into chicken burgers and chook pieces in the live music venue's beer garden, or pick some up from the window to take away.

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    The Big Pineapple Has Reopened with a New Cafe and Viewing Platform After an Extensive Renovation

    The train at the Sunshine Coast's giant piece of tropical fruit, which dates back to the 50s, has also been restored.

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    Save the Date: Good Things Has Locked in Its Return Across Australia's East Coast for December 2024

    Who'll be on the music festival's lineup hasn't yet been revealed, but you can mark your calendar for the event's stops in Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane.

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    Coming Soon: Calida Is the New 180-Seat Argentinian Steakhouse That's Getting Sizzling at South Bank

    The hospitality company behind Olé Restaurant, Mucho Mexicano and Vici Italian is adding another eatery to South Brisbane.

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    Coming Soon: Landers Pocket Is the New Brisbane Airport Precinct with a Brewery, Distillery and Beer Garden

    Green Beacon will oversee the booze side of things — and there'll also be an amphitheatre, second mini-golf course and padel tennis courts.

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    The New Indigenous Story Bridge Adventure Climb Will Give You a First Nations (and Sky-High) Perspective on Brisbane

    Artists Birrunga Wiradyuri and Jessica Skeen are leading the climbs, sharing stories about history, Country and culture in Meanjin.

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    Now Open (Again): Single O Has Extended Its Newstead Cafe and Added Coffee Flights to the Menu

    The Australian coffee roaster only launched its Brisbane base in 2023, complete with self-serve taps — and now it's nearly twice as big.

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    HBO Has Renewed 'House of the Dragon' for a Third Season of Targaryen Feuds Ahead of Season Two's Arrival

    More of this hugely popular 'Game of Thrones' prequel is coming — and not just when the second season hits.

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