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Ben Howard has announced his official Splendour sideshows!

Howard is much loved for his gorgeously emotive vignettes, which has seen him amass a large following of fans across Australia over the past seven years. Noonday Dream will be his first release in nearly four years since 2014’s No.1 album, I Forget Where, and is slated to hit airwaves in June 2018 – only a month or so before this anticipated performance.   //   The new album will boast 10 tracks, of which ‘A Boat To An Island On The Wall’ has already been ...

The top 10 reasons you know Paniyiri Greek Festival is just around the corner…

Top 10 signs that Paniyiri Greek Festival is almost here: 1. The Taste Twitch – this can present as a slight tick in the corner of the mouth, or as an all-out drool when the thought of doughnut balls dipped in honey – otherwise known as Loukoumades or Honeypuffs – enters the brain. Ditto with any form of Greek BBQ. Or Baklava. Or Haloumi. Or Souvlaki. 2. Busy Legs, also known as The Zorba Walk - this has you walking sideways, back and forth, and often attempting an Olympic level ...

Anywhere Theatre Festival will be exploding around Brisbane this May!

  The word that is key and unequivocal is “Anywhere”. Anywhere more than any other festival is a festival for performers and audiences. It is a festival where surprise and exploration is everywhere!   //   Anywhere Theatre Festival is a Brisbane-based not-for-profit company that has created numerous opportunities for creative collaboration and the sharing of stories. Head to the Anywhere Theatre Festival website for a full program of events and locations...

Hothead Chilli Fiesta 2018 coming this May!

The Caxton Hotel will be home to Brisbane's biggest celebration of chilli in all it's forms, from mild to wild. Hothead's market will feature Australia's best sauces, spices, jerky and more. The Caxton's kitchen will have a special chilli filled menu and food trucks will be on site serving up the spice. For the brave, there will be chilli eating competitions throughout the day for your chance at fame and glory. Entry is FREE and the whole day kicks off at 12pm. CONFIRMED ...

Stones Corner Festival is back this May featuring legendary Brisbane band Custard!

s. The festival is excited to announce the return to Brisbane of the iconic rock outfit Custard, an extremely rare performance from The Mavis's,Screamfeeder, Diana Anaid, Shag Rock, Eliza & The Delusionals, The Brains Trust and so much more.   //   The festival will continue to thrive and expand as we promise to bring one of the biggest Brisbane street parties to the suburbs! All your favourite Food Trucks, Breweries, Wineries and Distilleries will be in attendance ...

The Apia Young at Heart Film Festival 2018 now screening around the country!

With 16 films scheduled across 11 venues in 5 cities, the Apia Young at Heart Film Festival is dedicated to seniors, but the curated program will appeal to discerning film lovers of all ages. This year, early evening sessions have been added to the schedule, making the festival even more accessible for everyone. Highly anticipated festival favourites include: On Chesil Beach in which Saoirse Ronan (Brooklyn) and Billy Howle star as Florence and Edward, a young couple on their honeymoon ...

World Science Festival Brisbane 2018 Film Program Line-up!

This year’s program of events includes an exceptional film line-up including the world premiere of Close Encounters of the Third Kind featuring an 84-piece orchestra and 80-voice choir.  This stunning international collaboration between World Science Festival Brisbane, Film Concerts Live! And Columbia Pictures brings together cinema, science and live music in one spectacular evening of extra-terrestrial excitement. CLOSE ENCOUNTERS OF THE THIRD KIND IN CONCERT: WORLD PREMIERE |  24 ...

World Science Festival Brisbane 2018

World Science Festival explores and celebrates the entanglement of science and art through a curated program of thought-provoking conversations, inspiring theatrical and cinematic experiences, interactive workshops and engaging demonstrations. Queensland Museum Network has secured the exclusive licence to host World Science Festival in the Asia Pacific from 2016-21.   //   The only global extension of this hugely popular initiative, World Science Festival Brisbane ...

Bleach* Festival 2018 – coming soon to the Gold Coast!

“2018 is a transformational year for Bleach*. For three weeks 29 March – 15 April, Bleach* Festival will bring locals and visitors together to connect and interact through intimate encounters in private homes, as well as large-scale performances on beaches, parks, hotels and gathering places,” Bleach* Festival Artistic Director Louise Bezzina said. The expansive program of 140 genre-defying events and activities includes 10 world premieres, one Australian premiere and two Queensl...

Plunge into the energy of the Ocean Film Festival Australian Tour!

Meet the characters and creatures of the environment that gave us life: the ocean. Through nine short and medium-length films, share an evening of raw power, overflowing passion, and deep respect at the Ocean Film Festival World Tour. “These films are made by surfers, divers, sailors, and swimmers who feel compelled to share their connection to the water with us,” says Festival director, Jemima Robinson. “Through two hours of deep-water spear-fishing, big-wave riding, cross-oc...