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  • Sun
    27
    May
    2018
    11am – 3pmNewmarket Village

    Come and celebrate your 'dog pride' and enjoy some free activities that involve you and your furry friend at The NewBARKet Dog Fest!

    Four-legged friends are welcome to join the festivities catered for all dogs great and small.

    Date: Sunday 27 May
    Time: 11am – 3pm
    Location: Underneath Reading Cinemas, Newmarket Village

    FESTIVAL PROGRAM OF EVENTS:

    'THE LAWN'

    11:00am - 11:45am Obedience Workshop with theRSPCA
    12:15pm - 12:45pm Tricks and Skills Showcase withPaws & Relax
    1:15pm - 3:00pm Dog Parade with MC David Pidd

    'THE ZEN ZONE'

    11:45am - 12:15pm Puppy Yoga withStretch Yoga
    12:45pm - 1:15pm Pet First Aid - Heat Recovery with Dog First Aid Australia
    1:15pm - 1:45pm Puppy Yoga withStretch Yoga
    2:00pm - 2:30pm Pet First Aid - Trauma with Dog First Aid Australia

    GENERAL FESTIVAL AREA

    11:00am - 3:00pm Dog Photgraphy by John Muir
    11:00am - 3:00pm Doggy Day Spa by Doggy Day Spa Brisbane
    11:00am - 3:00pm Doggy Market Stalls (various stall holders)

     

  • Thu
    31
    May
    2018
    Sun
    03
    Jun
    2018
    Gold Coast

    In it's third year, this festival is dedicated to showcasing the Gold Coast's exciting, burgeoning food scene with culinary collaborations and events across the city from some of the region's best chefs.

  • Thu
    14
    Jun
    2018
    Sat
    18
    Aug
    2018
    Melbourne, Sydney, Brisbane

    A mindful practice for self expression

    LEARN . CREATE . MEDITATE

    Invest a moment in time and allow your mind the freedom to express, with no judgment in a safe supportive environment.
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    This is not a colouring in class - You will be creating your very own personal Mandala. I will teach you the fundamental principles behind making a Mandala and guide you through this mindful practice, allowing your mind the freedom to express your individual personality.

    Class runs for 2 hours >>
    ALL Materials are provided
    NO artistic skills required

    Cost- $40

    MELBOURNE

    Thurs 14th June > Fitzroy Library

    6:30pm > 8:30PM

    Saturday 23rd July > Laneway Learning

    1:30pm > 3:30pm

    Tickets

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    SYDNEY

    Sunday 1st July > Newtown Neighbourhood Centre

    10:30am  > 12:30pm

    Tickets

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    BRISBANE

    Saturday 18th August > New Farm Neighbourhood Centre

    1:30pm > 3:30pm

    Tickets

  • Tue
    19
    Jun
    2018
    Wed
    27
    Jun
    2018
    Melbourne, Sydney, Brisbane, Perth

    AUSTRALIAN TOUR 2018 

    MELBOURNE     COMEDY THEATRE       TUESDAY 19 JUNE

    Book at Ticketmaster 136 100 www.ticketmaster.com.au

    SYDNEY      ENMORE THEATRE       FRIDAY 22 JUNE

    Book at Ticketek 132 849 www.ticketek.com.au or Enmore Theatre Box Office 9550 3666

    BRISBANE     THE TIVOLI        SUNDAY 24 JUNE

    Book at Ticketmaster 136 100 www.ticketmaster.com.au

    PERTH       ASTOR THEATRE       WEDNESDAY 27 JUNE

    Book at Ticketek 132 849 www.ticketek.com.au

    TICKETS ON SALE THURSDAY 29 MARCH 10am

    Jo Koy has come a long way from his modest beginnings performing at a Las Vegas coffee house.  As one of today’s premiere stand-up comedians, Koy sells out comedy clubs and theatres across the US with his infectious and explosive energy onstage.  The comedian pulls inspiration from his family, specifically his son, with material that has universal appeal.

    www.jokoy.com

    www.abpresents.com.au

  • Tue
    26
    Jun
    2018
    Sun
    01
    Jul
    2018
    Queensland Performing Arts Centre, Grey St & Melbourne St, South Brisbane, 4101

    Out of the Box is a biennial festival for children eight years and under, held at the Queensland Performing Arts Centre (QPAC).

    It includes cultural activity crafted to celebrate and support learning, play, curiosity and discovery for children and their families as they learn and grow together. Out of the Box acknowledges and celebrates the value and importance of the arts in education and life-learning.

    The festival takes pride in its history as a national leader in programming for young children, nurturing children's creativity and imagination.

    Purchase tickets here

  • Sun
    01
    Jul
    2018
    Sun
    30
    Sep
    2018
    Brisbane Redlands and Moreton Bay

    From July to September, Brisbane's Redlands and Moreton Bay Regions provide the setting for a host of live Indigenous events, from whale watching, cultural tours and bush tucker dining experiences. The festival culminates in the Kunijel Corroboree of spectacular Minijerribah- North Stradbroke Island.

  • Sat
    07
    Jul
    2018
    Scenic Rim

    East Local Week's signature event, this family friendly foodie spectacular showcases an array of food and wine produced in the Scenic Rim. There are tasting plates, wines and fresh produce on sale throughout the day.

  • Sun
    15
    Jul
    2018
    Mon
    16
    Jul
    2018
    South Bank

    No food festival brings artisan producers from across Queensland together like this weekend affair. With more than 80 market stalls selling everything from cheese and wine to honey and baked goods, plus cooking demos by a host of celebrity chefs, live music and culinary education sessions, it's a foodie's paradise.

  • Wed
    18
    Jul
    2018
    Sun
    29
    Jul
    2018
    Gold Coast

    Proving you don't need to travel way out west to find country music fans, this free festival takes over the stylish beachfront community of Broadbeach each July. More than 40 established Australian and international musicians as well as up-and-coming local country music acts will take to the stage over three days of festivities.

  • Sat
    21
    Jul
    2018
    Sun
    22
    Jul
    2018
    Brisbane

    Still hungry for more? Winter in Brisbane brings another foodie favourite when Regional Flavours takes over the city's South Bank Parklands for two days of free entertainment. Expect celebrity chefs, industry experts, delicious grub, live music, kids activities and more.

  • Fri
    27
    Jul
    2018
    Maroochydore/Caloundra to Noosa

    Coastrek is a team trekking challenge where participants hike either 30km or 60km’s to get happy and support charity. Since it began in Sydney in 2010, Coastrek has inspired more than 23,000 trekkers, mostly women, and raised nearly $20m for The Fred Hollows Foundation.

    Join up here

  • Sat
    28
    Jul
    2018
    The Tivoli

    After performing sold-out shows around the country this winter, Frontier Touring are thrilled to announce that Mark Seymour & The Undertow will return to capital cities in 2018 for a much-requested encore tour.

    Mark will once more delight audiences as he performs countless hits and classic songs from both Hunters & Collectors and his solo works in his celebrated 30+ year career as one of Australia’s premier singer-songwriters.

    ‘Another stunning performance by one of our country’s finest singer-songwriters’ – The Music

    ‘Mark’s vocals are as strong as ever and there is what I can only describe as a down-to-earth honesty in the delivery of his tunes’ – Rock Club 40

  • Sun
    12
    Aug
    2018
    Urangan Boat Harbour, Hervey Bay

    Organisation by the local fishing community, this family-focused festival shows off the wild catch seafood of the Wide Bay region. Expect local seafood, regional wines and beers, and live music in a shady parkland by the seashore.

  • Thu
    16
    Aug
    2018
    4pm - 7pmEatons Hill Hotel, 646 South Pine Road, Eatons Hill, 4037

    With 10 Australian designers and boutiques bringing their own designs as well as national and international labels to the runway it's sure going to be an exciting event!

    A complimentary glass of bubbles is available on arrival and canapes will be served throughout the event.

    With live music, lots of fashion, chances to shop off the runway and exclusive meet and greets it's going to be a fantastic evening!

    Click here for more information.

  • Tue
    04
    Sep
    2018
    Fri
    07
    Sep
    2018
    Fortitude Valley

    BIGSOUND Festival transforms Brisbane's Fortitude Valley into a live showcase for the best and brightest emerging talents in the Australian music industry. More than 150 of Australia's best new acts will converge to perform for music fans. fellow musos and industry pros from across the world.

    Find out more here!

  • Fri
    21
    Sep
    2018
    Sat
    29
    Sep
    2018
    Toowoomba

    Head to Southern Queensland Country in September for a festival that promises to put a spring in your step. Watch as the floral floats of the Grand Central Floral Parade wind their way to Toowoomba's Queens Park, brush up on your cooking and gardening skills with live demos or sample local produce while you tap your toes to live musical performances.

    Find out more here!

  • Sat
    29
    Sep
    2018
    TBC

    Rose has become the fastest growing wine category in Australia and this event is all about celebrating our obsession with the pink stuff. With a portion of ticket sales going to charity Share The Dignity, getting tipsy on the grape blend is practically guilt-free.

  • Thu
    01
    Nov
    2018
    Fri
    30
    Nov
    2018
    Cairns

    Just east of Cairns is the community of Yarrabah, home to a flourishing local music scene. Visit in November to see local and student bands perform alongside big name musicians as part of the celebration of the diversity of Australian music. Past performers have included indie favourite Montaigne, Aussie icon Archie Roach and local faves the Yarrabah Brass Band.

  • Thu
    01
    Nov
    2018
    Fri
    30
    Nov
    2018
    Sunshine Coast

    Nourish your mind, body and soul at the Wanderlust Festival, a four day celebration of mindful living. Kick off your day with a sunrise stand up paddle-board session or beach yoga class, dance the day way listening to chilled out tunes, then unwind with a paddock-to-plate feed complete with craft beer and wine. End the day relaxing in a beachside suite or give glamping a go and bunk down under the stars.

    Find out more here!

  • Sun
    04
    Nov
    2018
    7:00 pmEi8ht, 8 McLachlan St, Fortitude Valley, 4006

    Returning with there hugely successful Sickening Ball Tour, with headlining actsnone other than Sharon Needles (The Queen Of Halloween) and Alaska Thunderfuck.

    Expect a 90 minute over the top show with sickening group numbers and the T being served up by our very own host Karen From Finance.

     

  • Mon
    31
    Dec
    2018
    7:00 pmSydney Harbour

    New Year’s Eve Cruises in Sydney may be months away, but Clearview Glass Boat Cruises have opened bookings with early bird prices offering great savings. Three unique glass boat packages (one is already sold out) that include a 5-course dinner, premium drinks & entertainment! This topped by 360° views of the harbour events and NYE fireworks displays are definitely a class apart from anything you’ve seen or experienced before! Don’t let this Sydney New Year’s Eve cruise pass you by!

    Book now!