Ready or Not, here they come!

The Le Domas family are onto Grace, hunting her down, room by room in the family mansion.   The creepy “hide and seek” song has finished playing and the count has ticked over to 100! Time for a game, a deadly game! After the wealthy, Le Domas family hosted Grace’s wedding (played by Australian and…

Get ready for picnic weather – our top 5 spots

It’s picnic weather Brisbane! We adore the moment when the weather turns from hot and sticky to slightly overcast and a little rain comes through to cool everything down and the gardens become alive again – hello lush green grass and sweet smelling roses. But where to from here? We’ve listed a few of our…

Hotel Mumbai

Based on a true story about the 2008 the Taj Mahal Palace Hotel in Mumbai, Hotel Mumbai will have you gripping the edge of your set the entire movie. Set in a luxury hotel in Mumbai, a group of young terrorists make their way around the local and tourist spots to attack everyone on sight.…

The Bowerbird and The Bride

Enthusiastic fashionistas, designers and lovers of bridal couture are buzzing about the latest exhibition The Bowerbird and The Bride. An exquisite collection of 45 bridal gowns ranging from the 1880’s to 1970”s are currently on show at Old Government House, Brisbane. Australian costume designer Marion Bryce generously loaned a stunning range of garments from her personal…

Seasonal Flavours Winter Edition this weekend

We love early market days in the winter when the line for coffee and croissants are a little competitive, cute Insta worthy dogs are sporting puffy jackets and the boyfriend keeps you ultra warm with cuddles. Next up for us is the Milton Farmers Markets who are holding their Seasonal Flavours Winter Edition this Sunday.…

Carmen & The Firebird by our local Queensland Ballet

It’s a tradition for young families, mother and daughter, couples and friends to dress in your best diamonds, topaz and put on a beautiful frilled dress to watch Queensland Ballet’s breathtaking season. From May to June Queensland Ballet brought a stellar double bill Carmen & The Firebird. The double performance opened with a breathtaking dancer…

Avengers: Infinity War will rock your world

Avengers Infinity War brings together a dramatic climax to over ten years of Marvel hero movies, where all the characters come together to fight for the survival of the universe. This is Iron Man, Captain America, the Hulk, Thor, Spiderman, Black Panther, Doctor Strange and Guardians of the Galaxy all rolled into one universally superstar…

The big data challenge and how to ‘waste’ it

As Brissie influencers we scroll through insta 24/7 and it’s easy to see that ‘warning data running low’ message well before the end of our month. That’s why I upgraded to a ducking awesome 24Gb of data with the new dodo plan. I quickly made the mistake of bragging to our mates and got hit…

Queensland Museum events this April

Take the kids to the Queensland Museum this month with three great events. Museum Detective Children aged 7–12 years are invited to put on their favourite detective caps with Museum Detective. The kids can investigate some cool objects in the lab using cameras, UV light, magnifiers and x-rays to reveal hidden clues. The event has…

La Bayadère with Queensland Ballet

Queensland Ballet, West Australian Ballet and Royal Winnipeg Ballet co-present a captivating love story La Bayadère. Set in the 19th century British Raj, Solor (son of the Maharajah of Cooch Behar) believes he has it all with a stunning kingdom and a beautiful temple dancer, Nikiya, whom he just pledged his love to. However his…

29th Alliance Francaise French Film Festival

It’s been a long hot summer in Brisbane but excitement is bubbling with the arrival of The Alliance Francaise French Film Festival this autumn! Now in its 29th year, it’s the biggest foreign film festival in Australia and the largest celebration of French Cinema outside France. This year promises to be one of the most…

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How to spend a rainy day in summer

Nothing beats curling up under the covers as the rain hits your tin roof and the breeze blows through your IKEA curtains. Here’s a list of our favourite things to do on a rainy day in summer. 1. Turn off the aircon that everyone in Queensland has and embrace the natural cool breezes with an…