15 of the Most Awesome Gold Coast Bars

The Gold Coast is a big party destination, famous for its nightlife. Yet, with so many after-dark destinations, how do you choose where to go? Here we break down some of the highlights of the Gold Coast’s coolest bars: 1. 1 two 3 Lounge Bar Shop 11 Phoe...Read more

Brisbane Lights Up for G20 Summit

A dazzling light display will illuminate Brisbane’s buildings when thousands of delegates and media converge on the Queensland capital for the G20 summit in November. State premier Campbell Newman said the arts and culture will be a key plank of the cit...Read more

Mr Wong’s: A Touch of Shanghai in Sydney

Tucked away in Sydney’s Bridge Street at Wynyard, Mr Wong is drawing crowds who know terrific Cantonese food when they taste it. A little piece of Shanghai in downtown Sydney, Mr Wong is a world away from lazy-Susan Chinese restaurant kitsch, wrote lead...Read more

Brisbane’s tallest building, the 81-storey Infinity tower built by Meriton, has been named ‘Best Residential High-rise Development’ in Australia at the Asia Pacific Property Awards, reported Property Observer. No fewer than 70 judges honoured the bu...Read more

The Yule is Cool at Darling Harbour

If you always secretly wished Christmas meant giant chocolate zorb balls and ice skating in July, you’re in luck – those very things are part of the Cool Yule festival at Darling Harbour in Sydney. For a month from June 13 to July 13, Darling Harb...Read more

On Your Marks for the Brisbane City2South!

Runners from all walks of life are gearing up to join the Brisbane Times City2South fun-run in Brisbane on Sunday, June 15. This year, a new 5km course is on offer, designed to make it easier for families and first-timers. The full 14km course winds acros...Read more

What is the Future of Serviced Apartments in Australia?

Serviced apartments are performing well in Australia but they could see even more success if they tapped into the growing Asian tourism market, an IBISWorld report explained. IBISWorld is recognised as a leading source of market research in Australia with...Read more

5 of Brisbane’s Brilliant Markets

Brisbane is a city that is always buzzing with movement. Its eclectic markets are some of the best places to find fresh food, cheap clothes and all manner of quirky tidbits. Here are 5 of Brisbane’s most brilliant markets: 1. Twilight Markets On 27 June...Read more

The Gold Coast Shines Even in Winter

The Gold Coast is most famous for beautiful beaches, sunny skies and exciting theme parks – but what about in winter? The Gold Coast caters to the chilly months too, with enough special attractions and events to make anyone happy. Here are some of o...Read more

Why Do Some People Get Plane Rage?

We’ve all been there – you’re on a plane and the kid behind you is kicking your chair, or your fellow passenger next to you steals the arm rest. Packing a few hundred people into a small space for a few hours is sure to cause some annoyance. But...Read more