The Port | Sydney

Brisbane Weekender brings you the simple guide to enjoying Darling Harbour’s most picturesque sundowner. Step 1. Arrive at The Port- a beautiful rustic and beach style lounge in the heart of Sydney’s iconic riverside. Their outdoor seating is optimum for sinkable leisurely lounging, waterfront views and people gazing. Step 2. Closely study their cocktail menu.…

Julieta

Spanish auteur Pedro Almodavar’s latest film Julieta has hit Brisbane cinemas in all its melodramatic magnificence! Played out through a series of flashbacks across 30 years, Julieta is a self-titled film about the intense tragedy and love that she experiences as a friend, lover, and most importantly mother. It all begins when Julieta accidentally crosses…

A Mid Summer Night’s Dream

Queensland Ballet and Royal New Zealand Ballet co-presented an ethereal and bittersweet production A Mid Summer Night’s Dream.    Shakespear’s old English tale was adapted for the contempory stage by Choreographer Liam Scarlett. Costume and Set Designer Tracy Grant Lord created a magnificent environment for the expressive dancers with forest bungalows under the moonlit sky.…

Exile: Songs and Tales of Australia

Exile: Songs and Tales of Australia set the hearts of every Irish descendant a blaze in a rousing, one time only concert event.  The audience was captivated with tales of Ireland’s tumultuous history from the days of the High Kings to modern day life in this sunburnt land.  All the while being enchanted with stunning…