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My WeekendNotes - 171
Experience Brazil right here in Brisbane City with colour, creativity and dance at the Rio Rhythmics Carnaval Parade and... [more]
The free Japanese Summer Festival for 2018 is once again being held at Federation Square in Melbourne, on Sunday 25t... [more]
The wedding planning journey often starts with choosing the perfect wedding venue. The Centre Ivanhoe at 275 Upper ... [more]
I discovered The Nest Community a couple of years ago when I went to a big haberdashery and craft sale they held in ... [more]
The Chinese New Year, or the Lunar New Year, starts on Friday 16 February 2018. Unlike our Western calendar in which New... [more]
16/02/2018 - 18/02/2018
BrisAsia Festival is in its sixth year and is bigger and better than ever with more than 80 events. The festival showcas... [more]
09/02/2018 - 04/03/2018
Have you made a New Year's resolution to get fitter in 2018? Here's a chance to kick-start a healthier, happier year by ... [more]
29/01/2018 - 31/03/2018
Kung Hei Fat Choy means Happy New Year. You are going to hear a lot of it during February. Yes, February, not January.... [more]
This film has all the hallmarks of being a great movie: great leading actress, great leading actor, great director... [more]
I have been waiting impatiently for this book since I finished reading Barnsey's first memoir. Working Class Man is ... [more]
I have been practising yoga for a few years now. It has improved my flexibility, balance and strength and I have a much ... [more]
03/02/2018 - 17/03/2018
My regular readers know how much I love Museum of Brisbane. The staff are constantly re-inventing what they think a muse... [more]
01/12/2017 - 29/04/2018
Let's go fly a kite,Up to the highest height.Let's go fly a kite and send it soaring,Up through the atmosphere,Up where ... [more]
01/12/2017 - 29/04/2018
You've read the book and watched the film; now you can see the exhibition of Mao's Last Dancer: Li Cunxin. This exclusiv... [more]
01/12/2017 - 29/04/2018
Hoorah! You know I love markets. The ever-popular Handmade Expo Market is on again in Toowoomba and it's FREE entry.... [more]
I was driving around "Vicky Point" looking for a new café to try when my sister shouted, "Stop!" I stopped dead (for... [more]
From the moment you enter the yin yang front gate, you truly feel like you are in a sanctuary. You will see lush gar... [more]
Hold the date! This popular market has had a makeover. The 26th November 2017, between 9am and 2pm, is the date and time... [more]
I first stumbled across the stately, red brick John Mills Himself building when I was Ghost Sign hunting in Brisbane... [more]
I am going to let you in on one of Brisbane's best kept secrets. There is a little oasis in the CBD called Coffee Iconic... [more]
Jack Sim doesn't need an introduction if you have ever visited Boggo Road Gaol or been on a Ghost Tour in Brisbane. ... [more]
It all started in a run down 1920s building on Brunswick Street in New Farm. Avalon was home to a motley crew of artists... [more]
Brisbane's newest food destination hauls its food over the coals - literally. Burnt Ends Kitchen and Bar at The Barracks... [more]
Australian wholefoods retailer, The Source Bulk Foods, is changing the way Australians buy their groceries. The Source ... [more]
Spring has sprung, the grass has ris,I wonder where the birdies is.Some say the bird is on the wing,But that's absurd - ... [more]
I love whisky. I love drinking it: sipping it, savouring it, quaffing it. I love talking about it and sharing it and lea... [more]
Being new to Astro Photography (and astronomy), I thought I'd share some of my discoveries from the last few months. Mos... [more]
One of my favourite places to walk and take photos of wildlife is quaintly called Pooh Corner. It is little known (read ... [more]
I have been a Ghost Sign Hunter for a while now. When I began I didn't even know there was a term for the photos I was t... [more]
The Gayundah Wreck at Woody Point is returning to the ocean. Not a last voyage though; the relentless waves are quickly... [more]
Why didn't I know sooner? I accidently discovered that The Cheese Pleaser has opened a Delicatessen and Fromagerie in Br... [more]
My favourite three piers/jetties around Brisbane are Shorncliffe Pier, Woody Point Jetty and Wynnum Jetty. All 3 offer g... [more]
The Handmade Expo and Vintage Market is a monthly market supporting local makers, bakers, growers, artists, designers an... [more]
Here is a unique idea for St Valentine's Day exploring the sense of smell in finding and attracting a dating partner. It... [more]
09/02/2018 - 14/02/2018
I have a friend, Mr L, who works at the Museum of London so I have visited there many times. I am always impressed with ... [more]
This free event caught my eye because it combines three of my passions: art, shoes and chocolates. And to make it even m... [more]
05/02/2018 - 11/02/2018
Experience the largest Serbian Festival in the Southern Hemisphere and discoverer Serbia's heart and soul at the ann... [more]
10/02/2018 - 11/02/2018
Join other sports mad Rugby fans to watch every game of the Six Nations from Saturday 3rd February to Saturday 17th Marc... [more]
03/02/2018 - 17/03/2018
The Fall of Singapore Memorial Service commemorates the 76th anniversary of the Fall of Singapore to the Japanese in Wor... [more]
It has often been said that your wedding is the best day of your life. This Bridal Expo is going to prevent you from... [more]
WANTED: Forever homes for homeless pets. Do you have an excess of love to share? Pets of every description will be ava... [more]
In association with Holocaust Memorial Day, StormBlast is proud to present its new play 'Drowned or Saved?', a theat... [more]
04/02/2018 - 05/02/2018
Have you made a New Year's resolution to get fitter in 2018? Here's a chance to kick-start a healthier, happier year by ... [more]
20/01/2018 - 21/01/2018
Ok so this is a bit left field for a Valentine's Day activity. But not everyone has a date for Valentine's Day, and perh... [more]
Like most kids I know, I was a HUGE fan of Jacqueline Wilson's books when I was at school. I have lost count of how many... [more]
Grab a sprinkling of fairy dust, think happy thoughts and prepare to fly off on an adventure as the Museum of London Doc... [more]
24/02/2018 - 04/03/2018
I have been to my fair share of pub quizzes in London. Maybe even won one (or two) on a good night. So I am delighted th... [more]
There are so many things I love about winter. Remember how enchanting winter festivities can be? Glittering lights and s... [more]
01/01/2018 - 30/04/2018
Dear Muggles, We're celebrating Harry Potter Book Night in Brisbane. Thursday 1 February 2018 will see the fourth a... [more]
Once upon a time, there were two dragons called Ms Lulu Lovebug and Mr Trufflewufflepuff who fell in love. Their romanti... [more]
17/11/2017 - 21/01/2018
It's back! The biggest adoption event of the year is here in South Brisbane again. RSPCA Queensland is proud to announce... [more]
Did you know that the advent of speed dating celebrates its twentieth anniversary this year? The first ever speed dating... [more]
16/01/2018 - 10/04/2018
Recently, TV had a survey to find the best 25 Aussie Christmas gifts. No prize for guessing what was at Number 1. Yes - ... [more]
20/01/2018 - 21/01/2018
Did you know that Speed Dating celebrates its 20th Anniversary in 2018? Yep - 20 years. The first ever Speed Dating even... [more]
13/02/2018 - 24/04/2018
I don't usually think of medicine as being a laugh a minute, so how do you make the history of the 1850s Victorian medic... [more]
Do you remember the Tango scene in Scent of a Woman with Al Pacino and Gabrielle Anwar? The name of that tango song is P... [more]
It's no secret that I love whisky: talking about it as well as drinking it. In fact, I have a wee dram beside me as I wr... [more]
23/03/2018 - 24/03/2018
Museum of Brisbane, or MoB as it's fondly called, keeps getting better and better. It's so much more than you may imagin... [more]
11/12/2017 - 24/12/2017
In studies about where is the happiest country on Earth, the Scandinavian countries come out tops. The leader is usually... [more]
14/02/2018 - 31/03/2018
YAY! It's back. Eastern Electrics returns to Morden Park on Saturday 4th August 2018 for another great summer all day ev... [more]
It's summer and that means ice cream, gelati and other frozen treats. Gelatissimo is celebrating with the launch of a br... [more]
Back by popular request, gypsy folk favourites MZAZA return to the BEMAC stage for a special edition World Music Cafe o... [more]
Get rid of those post-Christmas blues and enjoy a fine range of real ales and ciders at the Lichfield Winter Beer Festiv... [more]
19/01/2018 - 20/01/2018
Do you have a date yet for St Valentine's Day on 14th February? Do you have a fear of missing out (FOMO)? Never fear - S... [more]
30/01/2018 - 25/04/2018
How lucky are we in Brisbane to have such lovely weather and opportunities to enjoy the great outdoors? I especially lov... [more]
Do you suffer from FOMO? Fear not, as you don't have to miss out. A great event to go to is Speed Dating in Leeds. If yo... [more]
Christmas time is here again and I can't think of a better way to celebrate the holidays, than by hearing all our festiv... [more]
Put on your favourite hat, pack your marmalade sarnies and head to the Museum of London for free family fun. London i... [more]
17/11/2017 - 19/12/2017
There are three great brand new nights of entertainment lined up for you over the summer months - from soul anthems to s... [more]
13/11/2017 - 30/12/2017
Fancy a fun night out? Tuesday nights or Thursday nights - you decide. Every Thursday until 28 December is Ladies Soul N... [more]
14/11/2017 - 28/11/2017
Baby Mindful is a brand new FREE course of Mindfulness for bumps and babies. New parents and their babies (pre-walking),... [more]
Speed Dating celebrates its 20th Anniversary in 2018. The first ever Speed Dating event was held in Beverly Hills. It or... [more]
31/01/2018 - 25/04/2018
Who doesn't like this time of year with Twilight Markets, lots of Christmas festivals and parties, decorations galore an... [more]
You may be asking yourself why I am writing about Speed Dating in Glasgow when I don't live there. Firstly, Speed Dating... [more]
17/01/2018 - 25/04/2018
Any open-air event is subject to the vagaries of the weather. Here in the Sunshine State, it's not always beautiful one ... [more]
06/10/2017 - 19/11/2017
Reverse Garbage Queensland and Jane Milburn, of Textile Beat, bring you yet another brilliant upskilling and upcycling e... [more]
A woman returns to visit her childhood home and misses the one thing she values most: the father she remembers. Combinin... [more]
02/11/2017 - 04/11/2017
From the makers of Near Gone and Manpower comes a new, highly visual show, Declining Solo. Combining text with choreogra... [more]
From the makers of Near Gone and Manpower comes a new, highly visual show, Declining Solo. What is it like to have a par... [more]
08/11/2017 - 08/10/2017
I love whisky - not just drinking it, but talking about it too - as my subscribers already know. I am so excited to be t... [more]
25/11/2018 - 26/11/2017
Stanmore Christmas "light switch on", will play host to the "French Market and Friends" on Sunday 19 November. Touring t... [more]
Christmas Crafts Indulge in some festive creativity and a new found love of do-it-yourself. Go along to a Christmas c... [more]
29/11/2017 - 30/11/2017
Noel! The Twilight Christmas Markets are back for 2017. You are invited to experience these wonderful evening Christmas ... [more]
As with previous years, Christmas Extravaganza, hosted by Greenbank Rural Fire Service, will be a massive night. ... [more]
Science Gallery London presents Becoming Blood, an alternative Halloween Weekend of FREE events, interactive install... [more]
28/10/2017 - 29/10/2017
Attention all animal lovers. Santa will be dropping into the RSPCA Wacol Animal Care Campus on Saturday 11 and Sunda... [more]
Why didn't the skeleton go to the party? Because he had no body to go with! You won't have that problem when you mee... [more]
Are you a House Rules fan? Do you love Better Homes and Gardens as much as I do? Are you a DIY or decorating tragic? Do ... [more]
I am a Francophile. I love French wine, French perfume and France. But mostly I love French food. So I am happy to tell ... [more]
Contrary to popular belief, Halloween is not a modern American invention. The Christian Halloween or All Hallows' Eve da... [more]
The annual Darra Street Festival is now in its 14th year. Originally setup to showcase the local area to the residents, ... [more]
I didn't think that I would ever use Alexander McQueen's name and "garbage" in the same sentence. But here is another on... [more]
Have you ever noticed the Poinciana trees lining Racecourse Road? They are among the most beautiful flowering trees in t... [more]
01/10/2017 - 31/10/2017
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