Ain’t no party like a weekend party ’cause a weekend party lasts for two days and then you go back to work feeling exhausted and wishing the next weekend would start already. Kick on with these awesome events in Brisbane this weekend!
Flight Centre – Air Canada Launch Event
This Friday, Air Canada is launching a new year-round, non-stop service from Brisbane. To celebrate, Flight Centre is having a free launch event full of deals, giveaways and everything Canadian. That’s what I’m talking aboot! Make no moosetake, this is the place to be on Friday.
Flight Centre Brisbane: 300 Queen St, Brisbane
DATES: 7.30am to 1pm on Friday, June 3
Kylie Minogue Video Party
Kylie lovers unite! The Kylie Minogue Video Party is back to celebrate the Australian superstar’s birthday!
For one night only, all of Kylie’s music videos will hit the big screen especially for you. You’d be loco (motion) to miss out! I should be so lucky to see you there.
New Globe Theatre: 220 Brunswick St, Brisbane
TICKETS: $10 entry (18+)
DATES: 8pm to midnight on Friday, June 3
Brisbane’s Biggest Clothing Garage Sale
This garage sale just got a whole lot bigger. Grab your wallet and get ready to sift through male and female vintage clothing, one-off items, streetwear, sneakers, books, CDs, records and accessories. With prices starting from just $1, and a live DJ and food truck onsite to keep you going through the day, this is a bargain-lover’s dream.
Latrobe Tce, Paddington
DATES: From 8am on Saturday, June 4
Treasury Casino & Hotel Ladies’ Oaks Day
Gorgeous dresses, exquisite shoes and extravagant fascinators take centre stage at the Channel Seven Brisbane Racing Carnival. True to the name, Ladies’ Oaks Day is a time to indulge in your fierce femininity. Gents, take this opportunity to express your individual style. Enjoy a live set from international DJ Didier Cohen after the final race and make sure you dress to impress for the Indooroopilly Shopping Centre Fashions on the Field!
Eagle Farm Racecourse: 230 Lancaster Rd, Ascot
TICKETS: Packages available from $30 per person
DATES: Gates open to the public from 10am on Saturday, June 4
Mad Hatter Biggest Morning Tea
Want to help raise vital funds for cancer research and support services? Want to have a rad time with an Alice in Wonderland-themed morning tea? Of course you do. You’re only human. Head to Underwood Park and look for the big white marquee between the duck pond and the arbor.
Or be guided by the delicious smells from the coffee van, sausage sizzle and various other treats. Plus, you can RIDE PONIES and PLAY CROQUET and take advantage of the OUTDOOR PHOTOBOOTH. BYO crazy hat and gold coins to purchase goodies or enter the raffle – there are heaps of prizes to win, including a weekend at the Hilton Gold Coast, a Weber Baby Q BBQ and more! BYO
Underwood Park: Underwood Rd, Priestdale
DATES: 10am to 4pm on Saturday, June 4
Bounce After Dark Party
Back by popular demand, this is your chance to bounce around in epic lighting, groove to sweet tunes from live DJs and party into the night with GIVEAWAYS. If you’ve been looking for a chance to experience Bounce for yourself, the time is NOW. (Also, it’s 15+ so you won’t accidentally knock down the munchkins with your rad bouncing skills.)
Bounce Inc.: 40 Enterprise Pl, Tingalpa
TICKETS: $25 pp
DATES: 9.30pm to 11.30pm on Saturday, June 4
Boot Camp for a Cause
If you struggle to drag yourself out of bed for bootcamp on a Sunday (understandable), you can feel better about your efforts by doing it for a great cause! Head to F45 Training Morningside for a full-body workout that supports not-for-profit sporting club Southern Steelers Sports. Read more here!
F45 Training, Morningside: 5/471 Lytton Rd, Morningside
REGISTER: $10 pp, paid on the day
DATES: 8am and 9am on Sunday, June 5
Park Food Trucks at Mount Coot-tha Botanic Gardens
Live music and food trucks? YES, PLEASE. Bruce The Food Truck, The Bone Lorry, The Dapper and Chic, The Bun Mobile, Little Back, Juan More Taco, Vira Lata Food Truck, King of the Wings, That BBQ Joint and Micasa Food Truck will all be in attendance. BYO picnic rug, friends and spare change because this is the perfect chill Sunday sesh.
Brisbane Botanic Gardens: Mount Coot-tha Rd, Brisbane
DATES: 12pm to 3pm on Sunday, June 5