DRAFT: A Beginner's Guide to Exploring Brisbane
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20 mei 2015
Where do I start in Brisbane?
WHERE DO I GO?
Filter what's on in any suburb based on your interests.
The Urban List is a curated guide to your life in the city – trusted recommendations that connect our readers with businesses and brands we love.
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The Weekend Edition is a unique way of delivering Brisbane’s local weekend lifestyle news and events, with a touch of global goodness.
The Weekend Edition
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Once you've found a place you love, why not ask the staff or local visitors for hints on places or events to visit? You've already got something in common just by being in the same room!
GETTING YOUR BEARINGS
Doing your own exploring? These helpful links can get you started.
If you're looking to explore the 'burbs of Brisbane, public transport is the way to go. Purchase a 'go card' to make use of Brisbane's trains, buses and ferries.
Brisbane Greeters is a FREE public service open to everyone. Brisbane Greeters are locals who love living here so much that they are enthusiastic about introducing you to their city, and sharing their intimate knowledge. ...»
VISITOR INFORMATION CENTRES
Whether it’s tour and accommodation bookings, event and entertainment information, brochures and maps, or general tourist advice, the many accredited Visitor Information Centres located across the Greater Brisbane region have it all covered. ...»
TALK OF THE TOWN
They say no one knows 'the goss' of a city like the locals.
mX connects with 18-34 year old city workers and students across Brisbane through both our printed newspaper and digital app. Our much-loved Talk section is often where our readers turn first and provides hundreds of social interactions and submissions every day. ...»
West End Magazine
Now five years old, The West End Magazine reflects the evolving culture, diversity and unique colour of the 4101 suburbs of West End, South Bank, South Brisbane, Highgate Hill and Woolloongabba and has grown to become a much loved and coveted read for the 4101 peninsula and beyond. ...»
4ZZZ continues to support and advocate for musicians, artists and underground culture, providing radio access for community members and issues not often represented in the mainstream media
If you're a little afraid to test the waters, these links will help you find some honest opinions.
Gourmand and Gourmet is more than an account of Brisbane venues, it is a look at food more holistically, from sourcing the best fois gras from France, to providing tips from nutritionists, wine growers and chefs, to hunting down the best peking duck in town, or celebrating the humble herb garden. ...»
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If you've got a mobile handy and an experience to share, Pay it Forward to other explorers by posting some pictures to Instagram and be sure to use helpful geotags or hashtags.
SUPPORTING THE LOCALS
These are the organizers, entrepreneurs and innovators who are bringing you the fresh ideas in Brisbane!
Here at Wandering Cooks, we’re always conjuring up ways to brighten the lives of food business owners. From bringing the food industry to you through our artisan focussed Trade Shows to supporting the burgeoning gourmet food truck movement with our Truck Nights, to supporting as many of your own food event ideas as we can. ...»
With their own line of granola and an expanding business, these girls are working with many Brisbane communities to let the city shine.
Frolik Food Events aims to boost exposure for hidden gems and small to medium local businesses in the food and beverage industry around Brisbane.