Brisbane Queer Film Festival is back this March 11-21

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Featuring a program of bold, defiant and refreshingly authentic queer storytelling by and for the queer community, the annual Brisbane Queer Film Festival’s back for 2021. Taking place at New Farm Cinemas, the festival program is made up of 14 features, 3 shorts sessions, 6 documentaries, with 17 Queensland premieres, and 3 Australian premieres, and special presentations of […]

Gay Brisbane: what to do this Mardi Gras 2021

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Go to WET DECK this 7 March for Mardi Gras gayness. Why? Because W Brisbane and ENN are making a splash at Mardi Gras weekend with an epic recovery pool party. Complete with drinks, hot bodies and sunshine, it’ll all be happening against the backdrop of phat beats from COLADA by DJ ENN that will be whipping out […]

An experience with a difference – surviving the zombie apocalypse at Zero Latency

Stuck for Christmas gift ideas? Experiences are always fun but if you’re looking for something a little different from the standard cheese-making session, then look no further, because you probably haven’t experienced anything like Zero Latency.  Zero Latency VR Sydney has just opened its doors and it’s the perfect time to gift your zombie-killing mates […]

All about Negroni Week and the 100th birthday of the Negroni

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Not only is it Negroni Week from 24-30 June, but we’re also celebrating the 100th birthday of the cocktail, so if every you were going to get on board, now’s the time. It’s the one period of the year where bars, restaurants and retailers around the world, dedicate themselves to celebrating the red cocktail, with […]

Gay and Loathing in Bris Vegas: The series starts

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Australia’s own gay comedy series, Gay and Loathing in Bris Vegas is but days away from episode one, turning out the country’s first TV homage to the progress we’ve made, one one hand and the comedy behind being a gay man, on the other. Already a hit at festivals, the series recently opened the Brisbane […]

Gay and Loathing in Bris Vegas: Coming to screens in 2019

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There’s a 14-part web series coming to the internet in 2019 that everyone – especially the gays – needs to watch. It’s about Australia’s most fervently boringly brilliant city: Brisbane. But more notably, what exactly the marginal percentage of people who identify themselves as part of the city’s LGBTIQ community do to fill the time, and […]

Brisbane’s newest hotel, The Calile, is where you need to be

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Brisbane 10 years ago versus Brisbane now; the two can’t compare. When you have establishments like the new hotel, The Calile, open up right in the heart of Fortitude Valley, it speaks for itself. An urban oasis stuck right on James Street in ‘The Valley’, it’s a hotel by TFE Hotels Collection that is one […]

Eat cheap in Sydney with Dimmi this July

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July is a quiet time in restaurants around the country. With it being winter, cold, miserable and nothing but stay-at-home-worthy, Dimmi is taking the bull by the horns and throwing down a 50% discount on many of the country’s most beloved restaurants. From 2-31 July, Dimmi’s access to the hottest restaurants ensures that every social […]

How to get free burritos in Australia on 23 May

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If there’s one thing we don’t have enough of in Aus, it’s Mexican food. Good thing Zambrero is about to play the proverbial jalapeno and blow your socks off with the news that this 23 May, they’re whipping out all sorts of free burritos to Mexicana food lovers around the country. It’s gonna be good. […]

Chivas has partnered with designer Andrew Simpson to try something new

Chivas has a special following. For those of good whisky taste and with a palette to appreciate what it’s about, the Chivas name is synonymous with style, older world vibes and the kind of luxuriousness we’re not all afforded. Until now… They’ve partnered with a guy called Andrew Simpson of famed industrial design house Vert Design […]

From the beach to the gym, Toska Active towels have you sorted

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Regardless of whether spin classes, HIIT classes, barre classes or any other sort of general activity is your thing, you’re gonna get sweaty. Today was warm and I wore a towel {sûr la tët} is that French for “on my head”? It’s been a while since French class but I like to pretend I can […]

Australia’s first Oktoberfest German bier parades are here

Get ready for the biggest Oktoberfest party outside of Bavaria during six weeks of celebrations at Munich Brauhaus, Bavarian Bier Cafe? and The Bavarian beginning on Saturday, 16 September. The annual festivities begin at midday at Munich Brauhaus The Rocks in Sydney, Munich Brauhaus South Wharf in Melbourne, and Bavarian Bier Cafe? Eagle Street Pier […]