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David Bowie tribute hits Brunswick Street

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David Bowie tribute hits Brunswick Street

Tribute will be paid to the late, great David Bowie at the inaugural Bowies Down Brunswick charity event. The fundraiser…


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Valley Fiesta announces 20th anniversary line-up

The line-up for Valley Fiesta’s 20th anniversary festival has been revealed. Presented by Brisbane City Council,…

The Get Down

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Celebrate the birth of hip hop at Barbara’s The Get Down party

Someone at boutique Fortitude Valley bar Barbara is a big Netflix fan. First, they ventured into The Upside Down and…

Visible Ink Youth Space

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Visible Ink Youth Space

Bring your project to life with access to computers, audio visual equipment, meeting and rehearsal space and much…

Holey Moley Golf Club

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Fortitude Valley is getting a mini-golf bar

The old church on Warner Street in Fortitude Valley is being transformed into a mini-golf course and cocktail bar. The…

Assembly Label

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Assembly Label opens on James Street

Assembly Label — the Sydney fashion brand known for its clean, modern designs — has opened its first Brisbane store.…

Stranger Things

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Brisbane is getting a Stranger Things party

You’ve probably binge-watched Stranger Things by now, or at least had every single person in your friendship circl…

Libby Trickett

Brisbane Extra

Libby Trickett immortalised by street art

A street art mural of Olympian Libby Trickett has been unveiled at her childhood swimming pool in Fortitude Valley. A…

Bird's Nest


Bird’s Nest expands to Fortitude Valley

Marie Yokoyama and Emi Kamada, the owners of West End’s popular Bird’s Nest restaurant, are bringing their…

Winn Lane

Brisbane Extra

Brisbane’s best laneways

Move over, Melbourne! Brisbane is upping its game and laying claim to some of Australia’s best laneways.…

BBQ Mafia


Get smoked at CrowBBQ

Brisbane’s low ‘n’ slow barbecue kings, the Barbecue Mafia, are bringing an afternoon of…

Sampa The Great

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BIGSOUND goes back to the future

The first instalment of BIGSOUND’s fifteenth anniversary festival line-up has been unveiled today, and…

Brisbane kicks on for the last time

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Brisbane kicks on for the last time

Four venues across Fortitude Valley will host a range of performances and parties on Thursday 30 June in Brisbane’s…

Tony Hawk


Tony Hawk skates in zero gravity

One small step for man, one giant leap for sick ollies. Pro skater Tony Hawk has made a name for himself by pulling…

Valley Late Night Bites


Late Night Bites in the Valley

Despite being Australia’s third largest city, it sometimes feels impossible to find a great late night meal in…

Joc Curran and Pixie

Brisbane Extra

Iconic Brisbane venue The Zoo to change hands

Ownership of Fortitude Valley live music venue The Zoo, a Brisbane institution, will change hands in June. Co-founder an…

The Tivoli

Brisbane Extra

The Tivoli saved from the scrap heap

Iconic Brisbane venue The Tivoli has reportedly been saved from demolition, with a group of passionate music lovers…

Dita Von Teese

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Strip, strip, hooray! Dita Von Teese comes to Brisbane

The international queen of burlesque, Dita Von Teese, is bringing an opulent evening of glamour and comedy to…