Archive for posts tagged with 'alcohol'

Mandarin Oriental Las Vegas

International

Champagne vending machines are rolling out around the world

If you can dream it, you can do it. What happens in Vegas, stays in Vegas — except for this champagne vending machine,…

Couples drink together

Health & Fitness

Couples who drink together stay together

A new study has found that Happy Hour might hold the key to a happy relationship. The study, conducted by researchers…

Booze ban

Health & Fitness

Higher alcohol taxes and national lockout laws proposed for Australia

Chances are pretty good that you’re going to sink a few beers while you watch the State of Origin tonight, and…

Spectre

Video

James Bond tries some new cocktails

There’s not a bartender or movie fan in the world who doesn’t know James Bond’s order off by heart —…

Drunk woman pushes police officer at Melbourne Cup

Video

Drunk woman pushes police officer at Melbourne Cup

When Michelle Payne said women can do anything, she didn’t have this in mind. A (presumably drunk) woman is in…

Beer InCider Experience

Event Guide

Beer InCider Experience

Beer InCider Experience invites you to come and celebrate a day of freedom of choice and independence this September.…

The Beer InCider Experience returns to Albion

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The Beer InCider Experience returns to Albion

Australia may still be a part of the Commonwealth, but that doesn’t mean we haven’t learned the value of independence.…

Diner with the stars

Event Guide

Diner with the stars

Brisbanite’s start developing a taste for the culinary delight as they will soon be on show from the 9th of July…

How time flies

Health & Fitness

How time flies

Keeping track of time can play tricks on your mind. While time might stand alone as a separate, empirical dimension,…

Why do middle-aged women drink more?

Health & Fitness

Why do middle-aged women drink more?

Middle-aged Australian women are drinking their daughters under the dinner table. But, unlike their younger counterparts…

Calls to raise Australian drinking age

Health & Fitness

Calls to raise Australian drinking age

A group of Australian professors are calling for the minimum drinking age to be increased to 21, following evidence of…

Nightlife

Brisbane Extra

Party safe – new reforms to help curb alcohol-related violence

The Queensland government has released a new plan, ‘Safe Night Out’, to help tackle alcohol-fuelled violence…

Sport and alcohol

Brisbane's Voice

Sport and alcohol

Immediately after winning the Australian Open, The admirable Stan Wawrinka said there was a good chance he’d be…

15 ways to prevent alcohol-fuelled violence

Brisbane Top 20

15 ways to prevent alcohol-fuelled violence

Everyone is weighing in on the alcohol-fuelled violence debate. Here are 15 suggestions that have been put forward…

1 am lockout – is it the right choice?

Your Say

1 am lockout – is it the right choice?

Last week we asked you if you support the idea of a 1 am lockout, we got flooded with responses and most of you are…

Hangover help – cures to ease the pain

Health & Fitness

Hangover help – cures to ease the pain

Ah, the hangover, bane of all social drinkers. What a great way to bring in the New Year – nursing a pounding…

Drinking age – Should it be raised to 21?

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Drinking age – Should it be raised to 21?

We asked whether you thought the legal drinking age in Australia should be raised to 21, and the results are in……

Sirromet releases first mini wines for Christmas

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Sirromet releases first mini wines for Christmas

The 200ml sparkling wine bottles form Sirromet are just in time for high demand over Christmas. The 200ml bottles from…