It’s that time of year again, guys! State of Origin kicks off tonight and if you’re still deciding where to watch it, this guide will help you!
Here’s our ultimate guide of the best places to watch Game 1 tonight in Brisbane.
Woolly Mammoth Alehouse
Get ready for tonight’s kick off at the Woolly Mammoth with big screen action, mammoth tastings and lots of beer.
From 7pm to 8pm the alehouse is offering a State of Origin: Hour of Power package with food and drinks including a range of new pizzas and Mammoth Lager, from $35pp.
Woolly Mammoth is located at 633 Ann Street in Fortitude Valley.
Watch the game live from the big screen at Paddo Tavern tonight, featuring a huge circuit bar, heaps of promotions and an all-round incredible atmosphere!
The Paddo Tavern is located at 186 Given Terrace in Paddington.
To celebrate the first State of Origin game of the year, The Caxton is offering a range of sizzling steak specials at their Char Grill Restaurant, as well as holding prize giveaways and heaps more!
The Caxton is located at 38 Caxton Street in Petrie Terrace.
Watch the game live on the big ‘big’ screen at Limes Hotel’s rooftop bar and cinema!
Not only will you get to see the game on from all angles on their huge cinema screen, you’ll also get to enjoy beer towers and bao!
Limes Hotel is located at 142 Constance Street in Fortitude Valley.
Breakfast Creek Hotel
Celebrate the State of Origin series, stadium style at Breakfast Creek Hotel!
Enjoy watching the game from grandstand seating on the Brekky Creek front lawn, with a huge outdoor 30 square metre screen. It’ll make you feel like you’re actually there!
If you’re feeling hungry, why not tackle their 600 gram ‘Steak of Origin’ before the game?
Breakfast Creek Hotel is located at 2 Kingsford Smith Drive in Breakfast Creek.
Bavarian Bier Cafe
Enjoy a Bavarian feast with your footy-loving mates whilst watching the game live on the big screen tonight at Bavarian Bier Cafe!
It’ll be like one big party, with tipping competitions, prizes, beer and heaps of Bavarian goodness.
Bavarian Bier Cafe is located at 45 Eagle Street in Brisbane.
For something a little different, why not watch tonight’s kick off in Regatta Hotel’s open air cinema?
Located in the courtyard, the cinema allows you to watch the game under the stars! If it’s a bit chilly for you outside though, you can also watch it live and loud across the hotel. And don’t forget about the food and drinks, with a range of delicious meal deals and nibbles on offer and over 30 beers on tap!
Regatta Hotel is located at 543 Coronation Drive in Toowong.
Story Bridge Hotel
If you’re looking for somewhere with a fun atmosphere, Story Bridge Hotel will be showing every State of Origin game live throughout their hotel and restaurants! But, beware New South Wales supporters, they support Queensland loud and proud!
Enjoy dinner and drinks specials at one of the Hotel’s four restaurants, including Deery’s, Shelter Bar, Main St Bar & eatery and Outback Bar & Grill.
Story Bridge Hotel is located at 200 Main street in Kangaroo Point.
The Normanby Hotel
To celebrate the State of Origin, the Normanby will once again hold their Kick For Cash Car Park event!
Enjoy watching Queensland take on the Blues on a huge 400” screen in the hotel’s car park and take a kick for your chance to win some cash!
Get fed and fuelled with a range of meal deals, then party after the match with DJs in the Beer Garden.
The Normanby Hotel is located at 1 Musgrave Road in Red Hill.
Stock Exchange Hotel
Watch the game tonight at Stock Exchange Hotel for your chance to win big!
This year, they’re giving footie fans the chance to win a VIP State of Origin experience to Game 2, including two gold seats, a chauffeur from the game, a $200 venue voucher and dinner for two. To go in the draw simply buy a Pure Blonde product from the bar to accompany your meal. Why not?
Stock Exchange Hotel is located at 131 Edward Street in Brisbane.
Where will you be watching the game tonight?