Furry friends and free toasties!
Take advantage of all the best events in Brisbane this weekend – from fashion finds to four legged friends there is something for everyone.
SEPHORA, ZARA AND H&M GRAND OPENINGS AT WESTFIELD CHERMSIDE | THURSDAY, APRIL 6
The first half of Westfield Chermside’s multimillion-dollar makeover is ready to be unveiled. Splurge in Sephora, score some Scandi-cool threads from H&M and zip into Zara for a fashion fix. Don’t forget to check out the other 49 amazing specialty stores also opening!
NEW FARM CONFECTIONARY CHERMSIDE POP-UP | THURSDAY, APRIL 6
If you’re still on the hunt for the perfect Easter treats, look no further than the New Farm Confectionary Company’s pop-up shop at Westfield Chermside. Who could say no to melt-in-your-mouth marshmallows, salted caramels, peanut brittle and rocky road?
BRISBANE BRONCOS VS SYDNEY ROOSTERS | THURSDAY, APRIL 6
Get to Suncorp Stadium this Thursday night to watch the mighty Broncos take on the Roosters. Tickets start from as little as $13pp!
ALLIANCE FRANÇAISE FRENCH FILM FESTIVAL 2017 | THURSDAY, APRIL 6-SUNDAY, APRIL 9
Fancy yourself a Francophile? Palace Centro and Palace Barracks cinemas are hosting the Brisbane Alliance Française French Film Festival for 2017.
FREE CHEESE TOASTIES FROM MELT BROTHERS | SATURDAY, APRIL 8
You’ve gouda brie kidding me! Melt Brothers is giving away free cheese toasties between 10am and 12pm on Saturday at their Gresham lane store. All you have to do is follow Melt Brothers on Instagram and like them on Facebook to claim your free toastie. Can’t get to the store in time? You’ll still score a sweet 10 per cent discount for the rest of the day.
EASTER EGG HUNT | SATURDAY, APRIL 8
31 Degrees Custom Chocolate is throwing down the gauntlet with this Easter Egg hunt for adults on Saturday, April 8. You can hunt solo or as part of a team as you chase the Easter Bunny through a number of Brisbane’s best loved foodie locations. Hop to it and register today.
RIVER JAZZ FESTIVAL | SATURDAY, APRIL 8
Kick back and enjoy the musical stylings of Kate Ceberano and Vince Jones at the River Jazz Festival. Wine, craft beer and culinary treats are all on offer to festival-goers, and we even have a discount code – use “stylejazz” to receive 15 per cent off your tickets!
LORNA JANE QUEENSLAND FIREBIRDS VS GIANTS | SATURDAY, APRIL 8
Fire up and support the Queensland Firebirds as they take on the Giants at the Gold Coast Convention and Exhibition Centre. As back-to-back champions, the Firebirds are looking to roast the competition and snag a third consecutive grand final victory.
RSPCA ADOPTION | SATURDAY, APRIL 8 AND SUNDAY, APRIL 9
If you’ve been thinking about adding a furry member to your family, now is the best time! The RSPCA is desperate to find furever homes for the majority of their dogs and cats in time for the Easter holidays – most adoption fees are being slashed to just $50!
BRISBANE’S GREAT SOUTH RUN | SUNDAY, APRIL 9
Run through paradise this Sunday with Brisbane’s Great South Run. There are four races to choose from, including the half marathon, 10km, 5km and even a 2.6km run for the little ones. Proceeds from the run are donated to some amazing charities such as RiseUp Australia, so lace up those kicks and start running!
BARKS & BREWS | SUNDAY, APRIL 9
Indulge in a Sunday session of a different kind at Barks & Brews at The Brightside. Bring your furry friend and enjoy a cold one with a pack of other pup-lovers. There’s a doggy photo booth and even a pooch and owner look-alike competition with prizes to be won.