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Get Ex’Stein’ted – Beer Fest is coming to Brisbane

6 Mar. 2020

Do you have a lager than life personality? Don’t have a six pack but bring a six pack to every party? Not into crafts but into craft beer? Well get ready for the pitcher perfect weekend, Fresh from Melbourne, for the first time; BeerFest is coming to Brisbane. Saturday the 14th of March, BeerFest hits […]

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Build-Your-Own Burrito Bowls in Tex-Mex Paradise

6 Mar. 2020

It’s a fiesta every day of the week at El Camino Cantina in Bowen Hills, and you’d be loco to miss it. The beloved Mexican cheap eats haunt already caters to Brisbane’s collective taco cravings, but their newest offerings will have you salivating even before you don your sombrero. El Camino Cantina prides itself on […]

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Stunning Summer Eateries

19 Dec. 2019

Summer has well and truly arrived! It’s time to embrace the picturesque coastlines, rooftop bars and airy tropical vibes. Whether it’s lunch, dinner or late-night shenanigans, we all know there’s nothing like an ice-cold bev and ocean breeze to ease you through the extreme heat. Listen up, loosen your belt and prepare to get all […]

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Brisbane’s Most Nutritious Cafes

13 Dec. 2019

From raw, to sugar free, to vegan, to organically sourced, Brisbane has it all, and then some. Amongst the plethora of eateries throughout the city, it can be tricky to find which ones have a healthy lifestyle in mind. Which is why the team at HCS have rounded up those that are passionate about creating nourishing and […]

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End Your Year in Style at these NYE Events!

11 Dec. 2019

It’s already that time of year again where we start to plan what we’re going to do with our New Year’s Eve. Do we go out? Do we stay in? Do we go to a festival? The options are endless. New Year’s Eve always has a big hype around it, but it doesn’t always have […]

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Brisbane’s Top 5 Dessert Spots

21 Nov. 2019

Whether you’re seeking a sneaky midday indulgence or an all-out dessert extravaganza, we’ve got you covered when it comes to the finest and fanciest sweet treats. Listen up, loosen your belt and prepare to embrace the sugar high with our top 5 dessert spots Brisbane has to offer… Cowch 2/179 Grey Street, South Bank 4101 […]

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5 Vegan eateries you’ll wish you found sooner

13 Nov. 2019

You’d have to be living under a rock to not know that Veganism is well and truly on the rise. Whether it’s to benefit health, the environment, or our furry little friends, it’s great to see vegan friendly eateries popping up all over the city. We’ve curated a list of 100% vegan eateries for all […]

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Top 5 Pet-Friendly Cafe’s in Brisbane

24 Oct. 2019

With the weather always being great in sunny Queensland, it’s always a good day to have brunch while also spending time with your favourite pooch. Here are five dog-friendly cafĂ©s in Brisbane to visit with your dog. Black Lab Coffee 6/11 Kuring Gai Avenue, Tarragindi Located in Tarragindi, Black Lab Coffee is an ideal place to enjoy […]

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OZ Comic-Con Brisbane Double Pass Giveaway!

3 Sep. 2019

GIVEAWAY TIME! WIN A DOUBLE PASS TO OZ COMIC CON IN BRISBANE BY TAGGING WHO YOU WOULD TAKE IN OUR FACEBOOK POST! Enter Here After a successful event in Melbourne, the ultimate celebration of pop-culture returns to Brisbane on the 21st- 22nd September! Oz Comic-Con is Australia’s largest pop-culture convention where fans of comics, anime, […]

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Thrifty Dinner Deals For (Almost) Every Night of The Week

28 Aug. 2019

If you’re anything like me, then nothing turns you into a coin scavenging, thrifty, hermit like those last few days of your pay cycle. Your pantry shelves start to look a little desolate, and those 2-minute noodles begin to look like a real snack. Well, remain calm because we have you covered with a complete […]

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Drinks With A View – Most Picturesque Bars in Brisbane

26 Aug. 2019

Some occasions call for an extraordinary view, and Brisbane is one of the most picturesque cities in Australia. There are countless scenic bars to visit, but we’ve made it easier by narrowing it down to the best.  From rooftop tipples to riverside drinks, there’s a variety of vistas around the city where you can take […]

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Top 5 Restaurants & Bars for Cheese Lovers

22 Aug. 2019

This top 5 list is dedicated to the ultimate cheese lover and to those who are addicted to all things cheese. These restaurants and bars will have your mouth watering when you are ordering your gooey, cheesy meal. I double dare you to check them out! And just like the cheesiest clichĂ© of them all – everything happens for […]

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Best Brisbane Brunch Places To Up Your Insta Game

19 Jul. 2019

So we all know cafes are a breeding ground for great foodie pictures, but often things get repetitive and boring. Luckily we’re here to help up your food photo game! Check out our list of some of the most insta-worthy brunch cafes around Brisbane. If you decide to visit one of these places and snap a mouth-watering […]

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5 Brilliant Wine Bars in Brisbane

19 Jul. 2019

Nowadays, a sign of a good wine bar goes beyond what they have written on their wine list. A great venue will surround you with elegant aesthetics, serve you with quality bar food and calm you with peaceful tunes. If you can’t seem to find one that ticks all these boxes, look no further because […]

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Brisbane’s Top 5 Most Lush Bars & Restaurants For Plant Enthusiasts

4 Jul. 2019

To all the Brisbane plant lovers out there, go and surround yourself in all the flora and fauna you can imagine at these green-filled, lush bars and restaurants. Whether it is sitting under a big beautiful tree or being in a big, leafy embrace, these places will definitely fulfill your plant obsession and luscious appetite! The […]

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Get Free 23 Karat Wings At NeNe Chicken This Saturday

1 Jul. 2019

Get ready to strike gold at everyone’s favourite Korean fried chicken outlet to celebrate National Fried Chicken Day! NeNe Chicken is delivering a gold rush to five stores around Australia from 12 noon on Saturday the 6th of July, with free original wingettes and drummettes being served to the first 100 people in line. The […]

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Brisbane’s First Pop Up Butter Bar Is The Perfect Excuse To Get Out This Winter

25 Jun. 2019

The brains behind Brisbane’s iconic CBD beer garden Riverland have launched a winter exclusive Butter Bar. Running from the 30th of May, you’ll find mugs of Cargo Cult’s Australian made buttered rum, encapsulating a blend of spices such as clove, ginger, and cinnamon paired with a cloudy warmed apple juice. Sticking to their industrial themed […]

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Say Hola to Brisbane’s Premiere Spanish Tapas Restaurant

17 Jun. 2019

If you have a love for Spanish food and all things tapas, the newly opened El Matador in a little laneway in Brisbane’s CBD is the place to be, no bull! The brainchild of Leo Castelluccio, who opened Melbourne venues Graffiti Club, Cato and Bakers Gallery, El Matador is set to electrify the atmosphere and bring an […]

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This Brisbane Eatery Is A Brunch Cafe By Day And A Thai Restaurant By Night

29 Apr. 2019

Looking for your next Insta-worthy brunch venue? Or maybe somewhere to go out for some Thai food with your BFFs? Cheeky after work drinks? How about getting your dog’s face printed on your latte? Well look no further because you can get all of this and more from Pawpaw CafĂ© in Woolloongabba. If this place […]

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Australia’s Ultimate Beer, Cider & Food Fest Is Finally Coming To Brisbane

17 Apr. 2019

Time to gather your drinking buddies because world renowned beer festival GABS (otherwise known as The Great Australasian Beer SpecTAPular) is coming to Brisbane for the first time ever. Taking place at the iconic Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre, the boozy bonanza will bring the city’s bustling South Bank precinct to life on Saturday 27th […]

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This Popular Bar is Hosting 4 Food-and-Riesling Paired Events

10 Apr. 2019

Fortitude Valley’s very own Osbourne Hotel is celebrating all things Riesling with four expertly curated events, taking place from the 14th of April – 19th May 2019. These events will have you sipping on some of the freshest and fruitiest Riesling’s from some of Australia’s leading wineries, all in the comfort of the Osbourne’s lush […]

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Everyone’s Favourite Greek Festival Is Back For Another Year!

28 Mar. 2019

Paniyiri Greek Festival is an epic event that takes over Brisbane for two days in a haze of flavour-filled BBQ smoke and Zorba-inspired high kicks, and is the epitome of the famous My Big Fat Greek Wedding quote: “There are two kinds of people. Greeks, and everyone else who wish they were Greek.” Paniyiri directly […]

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5 Amazing Brissy Bargains To Feed You Monday Through To Friday

19 Mar. 2019

Feeling like you’re struggling to make it to payday, but still wanting to eat good food? We know the feels. Here are 5 sizzling bargains to make your Monday to Friday guilt-free and delicious. Whatever day of the week it is, we’ve got your back. Monday: All-you-can-eat Pizza at Salt Meats Cheese 3b/63 Skyring Terrace, […]

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Your exclusive invitation to Brisbane’s best hidden bars

6 Mar. 2019

Brisbane is a city that is notorious for hidden bars; and by hidden bars we mean down the city’s back alleyways, through kitchens and behind butchers.  The one thing more difficult than finding the bars themselves is finding OUT about the bars, so we have complied a list of our top hidden bars in and […]

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Catch The Best Views Of Brisbane City At This Amazing Rooftop Venue

13 Feb. 2019

Spectacular sunsets, eclectic tapas and a healthy mix of signature and classic cocktails are what you can expect from The Eagles Nest in Brisbane. Conveniently located nearby Brisbane River, the 12th floor of The Point Brisbane Hotel is home to the city’s most stylish rooftop event and function venue. If the City Botanic Gardens or […]

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The Best Trivia Bars In Brisbane You & Your Mates Need To Visit

5 Dec. 2018

Do you feel like you have an excess amount of knowledge that is going to waste? If you’re a bit of a know-it-all, love a bit of friendly competition and aren’t opposed to some alcoholic beverages, then you’re going to love these trivia bars we’ve rounded up for you. Here you get to let your […]

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Your Guide To What’s On This Week

23 Nov. 2018

We’ve got a stellar line-up of events for you guys this week, ranging from artisan markets to free comedy gigs – we’ve planned the week of your dreams. The Collective Market 29 Stanley St Plaza, South Brisbane QLD 4101 The Collective Markets are a South Bank must-do experience while in Brisbane. Featuring plenty of cool […]

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Embrace Summer At These Riverside Bars

9 Nov. 2018

Even though it’s basically hot all year round in good old Brissy, we’re coming into summer which means uni break, Christmas, New Years and all that other good stuff. Summer is the time to get lit, soak up the sun, push all your problems aside and celebrate the end and beginning of another year. We […]

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Deck the Halls of these Awesome Brisbane Christmas Venues!

2 Nov. 2018

The silly season is fast approaching, and if you have been appointed the task of organizing your workplace or family’s annual Christmas Party, not to fear, those midnight nightmares about function venues and canapes you wake up screaming from will soon be over for good! So whether you are looking for a chic warehouse, a […]

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What’s On Guide: Melbourne Cup Edition

26 Oct. 2018

Guys racing season is upon us, so it’s time to stop foaling around (get it??) and lock down your Melb Cup plans! And we’re here to make that decision so much easier for you with our top 3 picks for the coolest Melb Cup events Brisbane has to offer. All you really have to do […]

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The Spookiest Events To Get Around in Brisbane This Halloween

18 Oct. 2018

“Boys and girls of every age Wouldn’t you like to see something strange? Come with us and you will see This, our town of Halloween” Halloween is sneaking up on us, so get out your Dracula fangs and your fake blood, because Brisbane is hosting an array of spooky events that will leave you screaming […]

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Your Guide To Whats On This Week

12 Oct. 2018

October is one hell of a busy month! The weather is finally starting to warm up and spring events are in full swing and summer time isn’t far away! Be sure to check out the cool things you can do in Brisbane this month including Brisbane’s international film festival, an adult circus and a BYO […]

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What’s On Guide: Oktoberfest Edition

4 Oct. 2018

Can you believe it’s already October? The year has flown by, but the good news is that October means Oktoberfest. So if you love putting on your lederhosen and drinking bier with your mates, October is surely your favourite month. Here are all the exciting, upcoming Oktoberfest events near you! German Week Brisbane CBD, QLD […]

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The Top 5 Beer Gardens You Need To Know About This Summer

4 Oct. 2018

Winters wicked ways are coming to an end and you know what that means? No more lugging around heavy overcoats and damp umbrellas, no more in transit shelter scrambling and no more exclusively drinking mulled wine and hot toddy’s. Say g’day to longer days, cool refreshing drinks and strolling by the Brisbane river. Open your […]

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Brisbane’s Best restaurants for your inner romantic

14 Sep. 2018

Looking to avoid another awkward Tinder date? Start by dining out at a place that helps set the mood. Everybody loves a bit of romance – whether it’s a first date, anniversary or just your partner nagging you to take them out, these romantic restaurants are perfect to help you feel the love. Deer Duck […]

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Take a Peek at These 5 Super Unusual Events Happening During Brisbane Fest

31 Aug. 2018

The Brisbane International Arts Festival is sneaking up on us Brisbaners, and it is going to be one of the best ones yet. The Brisbane festival has been an annual event since 2009, and this year it will be running from the 8th-29th September. The mission behind the Brisbane festival this year, is to connect […]

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Get Yo’ Geek On Brisbane and Win a Double Pass to Oz Comic Con!

28 Aug. 2018

GIVEAWAY TIME! Win a double pass to Oz Comic Con in Brisbane by tagging who you would take in our Facebook post!   Enter Here   Walking around at Oz Comic Con can feel like you’ve fallen down the rabbit hole and into a land of madness, where the mad hatter may offer you tea, […]

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Grab Your Squad & Head To This New German Beerhaus

10 Aug. 2018

If there is a better combo than salted pretzels and German beer, we haven’t found one. However, we have found Brisbane’s newest Deutschland-loving venue – Bavarian BeerhaĂĽs. After the success of other German beer venues such as Munich Brauhaus (which is owned by the same company), Bavarian BeerhaĂĽs is adding its own flavour to the scene, […]

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Your Guide To What’s On This Week

3 Aug. 2018

Got nothing planned for the week? Sick of staying in every weekend? We’ve got you covered. These 5 events will definitely motivate you to get out of those trackies and outside into the real world! Royal Queensland Show Brisbane Showgrounds That time of year has come around again, it’s time for the Royal Show! The […]

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5 Must-Haves At This Year’s Night Noodle Market

27 Jul. 2018

The Night Noodle Market is back and better than ever with over 20 different Asian cuisine stalls! From 25 July to 5 August these delicious food stalls will grace the edge of Brisbane River. It’s totally free to enter and all stalls are cashless, so just tap and keep eating! But, we feel your pain, […]