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Things To Do This Weekend 27-29 july

A winter wine festival, a cat carnival, funky new laneway café bars, Middle Eastern dining in a 19th century terrace house, a hinterland brewery and idyllic quarry walks are just a few of the great things to do around Brisbane this weekend:

What's On

Stadium Stomp 2018

Climb your way up, down and around the bays in this 5,000 stair climb at the iconic Gabba stadium  with rest stops, drink stations and music playing to keep everyone pumped...more

Cat Carnival

Australia's most famous feline celebration is back at Carrara Markets this weekend, with fantastic cat exhibits, market stalls, insta-star cats, cats for adoption, kitty photo booths and...more

Winter Wine Festival

Beautiful Sanctuary Cove is the vineyard-themed setting for this fabulous wine and food festival featuring over 80 wine wineries and producers and a wine trail through the Marine Village...more   

Geoff Todd: Marathon

Geoff Todd Marathon Mitchell Fine Art Gallery

Australian-born artist Geoff Todd presents powerful, poignant and sometimes aggressive artworks such as his latest striking exhibition which opens this Friday night with the artist in attendance...more

GOMA Winter Design Market

A one day opportunity to browse and snaffle up the works of the arts and crafts community, including textiles, jewellery, ceramics, paper products, ceramics, fashion and more at QAGOMA...more

Must Do Coming Up

Relive all those golden movie moments as Patrick Pickett and the Queensland Pops Orchestra take you on a star-studded journey of Broadway screen greats with stage and screen star Lucy Durack...more

Camerata - Bliss

 Up Close Camerata

Find yourself resting somewhere between a relaxed, smoky, honky tonk jazz piano bar and the ethereal American prairies in Copland's Clarinet Concerto - the centrepiece of this concert...more

Lior & Paul Grabowsky

Two of Australia's most respected artists share the stage in a memorable evening, reinventing some of Lior's most cherished songs as well as bringing their own individual voices to the stage...more

West End to Broadway - The Tony's

West End to Broadway The Tony's Underground Opera

These underground concerts in Spring Hill Reservoir feature incredible solo, duet and ensemble renditions of the show-stopping hits from 1947 (the first year of the Tony awards) through to today...more

Which Way Home 

This light-hearted humorous production by the ILBIJERRI Theatre Company at Brisbane Powerhouse draws on writer Katie Beckett's memories of growing up with her single Aboriginal father...more

(Not) the last Night of the Proms

Queensland Symphony Orchestra presents its annual uplifting evening of flag-waving and famous tunes including Gershwin's Rhapsody in Blue and Elgar's rousing Land of Hope and Glory...more

An Evening with Stan Grant

Join journalist Stan Grant in fascinating conversation with Madonna King at State Library of Qld guests and enjoy drinks, nibbles and entertainment afterwards on the Queensland Terrace...more

Justine Clarke: Silly Songs

Performing her favourite songs as well as hits from her TV show & new album The Justine Clarke Show! the concert features a shared joy of singing, dancing and all the excitement of show time...more

In Conversation with Marion Boyce

Don't miss this exclusive opportunity to hear from the great collector and custodian of beautiful things, Marion Boyce (Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries designer) at Old Government House...more

What's New

Momani’s Milton

A heritage-listed Victorian terrace is now home to a Middle Eastern & Mediterranean restaurant/bar...more

Hellcat Maggie

A Brisbane CBD laneway has sprung to new life with the opening of this funky casual eatery and bar...more

Gramps Café

An old shop in Brisbane's inner west is home to this cool new café serving top notch food & coffee...more

Whistle Dixie

Whistle Dixie Fortitude Valley

This hip new café, restaurant and bar has just opened in an historic inner-city church laneway...more 

Orion Off Leash Park

Queensland's very first off-leash dog park in a shopping centre is now open just west of Brisbane...more 

On Pointe Café

Tucked away in the inner west is this secret café by day, restaurant by night with Mt Coot-tha views...more

Copperhead Brewery

Copperhead Brewery Cooroy

In the Sunshine Coast hinterland you'll find this boutique brewery serving food worth travelling for...more

Smoked Garage 

A motorcycle shop has expanded to a new inner city premise to include a super cool coffee lounge...more

What We Loved This Week

Rediscovering all of the vintage seaside charm, groovy cafes and stunning beach walks for a day out at Queensland's southern-most beach...more

Quarry Walks

The Old Quarry Daisy Hillis

This gorgeous hidden southside oasis has a myriad of walking trails and mountain bike tracks...more

Hemmant Quarry Reserve

In Brisbane's eastside you'll find this idyllic peaceful quarry walk through open eucalypt forest...more 

Haig Street Quarry Bushland Reserve

This former quarry has been transformed into a tranquil bushland reserve west of Brisbane...more


Discover the real story of a classic tale in this jaunty musical adventure at the Brisbane Arts Theatre...more

Cedar Glen Farmstay

Cedar Glen Farmstay Darlington

Kids can get to experience life on a real working farm in scenic surrounds, just 90 mins from Brisbane...more

Best Ipswich Kids Parks

Winter is a great time to take the children for a day trip to discover Ipswich's many fantastic parks...more