The Paddington Antique Centre- a Brisbane icon- turns 30 this year and to celebrate they are holding special events across the weekend of 23-24 May.

One of the first antique centres in Australia, this gem is housed in a heritage-listed building and is encased in history.

The birthday celebrations will include live music, free popcorn and an exhibition showcasing finalists from a photo competition centred around the theme “This is Paddington.”

Full of personality, the suburb of Paddington has it all from shops and cafes to architecture.

So make sure you head down to Paddington and celebrate the Antique Centre’s 30th birthday.

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