2020 Brisbane Event Highlights

Important note: Event information may be out of date due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic with many events currently cancelled. Please confirm details with event organisers. There’s always a lot happening in and around Brisbane – festivals, live music, major sporting events, exhibitions, conferences … and so much more.  Here’s a look at some of […]


Good Food & Wine Show

When: 25 to 27 October 2019 Where: Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre Enjoy a weekend of tantalising your tastebuds and pampering your palate at the Brisbane Good Food & Wine Show at the Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre. CELEBRITY CHEFS Celebrity chefs such as Matt Moran, Miguel Maestre, Matt Sinclair, Alastair McLeod, Matt Golinski, Nick […]


Spring Racing + Country Music Rodeo at Doomben

When: September 2019 Where: Doomben Racecourse Brisbane This Spring head to Doomben Racecourse for a bootscootin weekend of Spring Racing! The Country Music Weekend is where fellow country music lovers converge trackside for a weekend of fun, whip cracking, racing, live music and country-show inspired food truck creations. Ariat Country Music Rodeo – Friday 13th […]

Choc Fest

Brisbane Chocolate Festival ChocFest

When: Sunday 7th July, 2019. Where: Portside Wharf, Hamilton. Time: 10am to 2pm. Ok Choc Lovers! Here’s a local event that you don’t want to miss! ChocFest is Brisbane’s only Chocolate Festival and it’s happening right next door at Portside Wharf on Sunday July 7th! Don’t miss the opportunity, or should we say excuse,  to […]


Brisbane Racing – Winter 2019 Events

Enjoy a fun day out at the races during your next stay with us. Check out some of the upcoming racedays and events happening at Eagle Farm and Doomben Racecourses over the next few months: Eagle Farm Racecourse 22 June – Tattersall’s Tiara Race Day 19 July – Un Soir En France  | A Night […]

Brisbane EKKA royal show

Brisbane Ekka

When: Friday 9th to Sunday 18th August, 2018 Where: Brisbane Showgrounds Don’t miss the biggest, entertainment-packed, family-friendly annual event in Brisbane! The Ekka, or Royal Queensland Show, is happening this year over 10 huge days from 9 to 18 August at the Brisbane Showgrounds. This year’s Ekka will see the classic attractions of showbags, show rides, animals,  fashion, arts […]


State of Origin Series 2019

When: Wednesday 5 June, 2019 Where: Suncorp Stadium, Brisbane Brisbane will be hosting the first game of three for the 2019 Holden State of Origin Series match-ups between Queensland (Maroons) and New South Wales (Blues). NSW will be looking to defend their title and a new look Maroons side will be out for state pride. […]


Accommodation near Eat Street Northshore

Did you know that Link Portside is located within just minutes to Eat Street Northshore? Built on the historic Hamilton Maritime #2 Wharf, Eat Street Northshore occupies this last remaining piece of Brisbane’s shipping history situated over the Brisbane River. Formerly known as Eat Street Markets … Eat Street Northshore offers a unique experience with 180 […]