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Brisbane Open House

WHEN: 12 – 13 October, 2019. WHERE: Various buildings around Brisbane. Discover what’s usually behind closed doors at the 2019 Brisbane Open House on Saturday, 12th and Sunday 13th October. This FREE public festival celebrates Brisbane’s architecture and offers visitors unique peeks behind-the-scenes, and access to buildings and architectural spaces across the city, that normally can’t be accessed. This is the 10th Anniversary of Brisbane Open House so it’s going to be a massive birthday celebration.  The 2019 Brisbane Open House program is due to be launched on 10 September.  The program will be cram-packed with details of the buildings that you can visit, fabulous photography competition instructions, disabled access details and other great information. Last year Brisbane Open House buildings included: *  Queensland Art Gallery *  Peters Ice Cream Factory *  Griffith Film School *  Queensland Maritime Museum *  St Mary’s Catholic Church *  The State Library of Queensland *  ABC Brisbane Centre *  … and many, many more! Don’t forget to keep an eye on the website and program as some of the private homes and heritage buildings do require bookings. Brisbane Open House has been running since 2010 and is held in conjunction with World Architecture Day. […]

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Winter Special: save on Brisbane Tandem Skydiving

For a limited time only Brisbane Tandem Skydiving is offering a Winter Special on its tandem skydives, which are Australia’s highest jump. Your experience will commence with a thorough safety briefing before boarding your flight which will take you on a picturesque flight over the Moreton Bay with spectacular views of the coastline and Brisbane CBD. You can rest assured your experienced and friendly tandem skydive instructor will be with you throughout your 15,000 feet skydive as you experience an incredible 60-second free fall at up to 220 kms per hour before your parachute is released. You’ll even get to assist with steering your own parachute before you land on the beach north of Brisbane CBD. SPECIAL BRISBANE TANDEM SKYDIVE: tickets currently start from $254 per person (must be 12 years and over) TOUR DETAILS Operates daily from 9am  Approximately 4 hour duration Departs from the drop off zone check-in office at 39 Redcliffe Parade, Redcliffe. INCLUSIONS 5-star personalised training and instruction 15,000 feet tandem skydive aboard a custom-built skydiving aircraft Scenic flight over Moreton Bay 60 seconds of free fall! Skydive certificate. EXCLUSIONS Excludes a $35 APF Levy – must be paid on the day. EXTRAS (payable on the day): Handicam […]

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XXXX Brewery Tour Brisbane

If you’re a beer drinker then no trip to Queensland will be complete without a visit to the iconic XXXX Brewery! Take a 90-minute tour of the XXXX Brewery in Brisbane and taste your way through four of the house’s finest. You’ll learn all about the origins of beer and the colourful history of XXXX. While walking through the heart of the heritage listed site you’ll find out about the raw ingredients and brewing process. Plus, you’ll get the opportunity to get hands on and learn how to pour the perfect beer in the XXXX Ale House Bar! COST: Adults $32; Children (10-17 years) $18; Children (9 years & under) Free TOURS run 6 days a week:Monday to Friday: 11am, 1pm, 3pm & 5pmANDSaturdays at every half hour from: 11am to 2pm. WHAT’S included:*  90 minute XXXX Brewery Tour*  Beer tasting session at conclusion of tour (Adults only)*  $5 merchandise voucher per person.(Hotel transfer are not included). What are you waiting for? Book your spot on the tour via Experience Oz today! West End Central Apartments are located centrally in Brisbane and offer a selection of fully self-contained 1 & 2 Bedroom Apartments, as well as Studio Apartments. You’ll also love our […]

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2019 Holden State of Origin Series – Game I

When: Wednesday 5 June, 2019 Where: Suncorp Stadium, Brisbane The Holden State of Origin 2019 is set to be an edge of your seat series: Game I – 5 June – Suncorp Stadium, Brisbane Game II – 23 June – Optus Stadium, Perth Game III – 10 July – ANZ Stadium, Sydney With a game in each state it will be certainly be even playing grounds between the NSW Blues and the QLD Maroons. The Blues will be out to defend the shield as they have won the past two series. No matter which team you back, don’t miss Game 1 live at Suncorp Stadium. Get your TICKETS for the Holden State of Origin 2018 – Game I. West End Central Apartments feature studios and one and two bedroom well-appointed apartments just 5-10mins by car from Suncorp Stadium with free wifi and free parking. Book your Brisbane Accommodation for the State of Origin today.

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What’s On Easter Long Weekend 2019 – Brisbane

Friday 19 April to Monday 22 April, 2019 Easter 2019 is not far away, here is a preview of events that are happening around Brisbane over the Easter Long Weekend. Good Friday – April 19 Fantastic Mr Fox @ QPAC (11-20 April 2019) Green Jam @ Melbourne Street Green, QPAC (every Friday 19 April 2019) Easter Saturday – April 20 The Book or Mormon @ QPAC (16 March – 31 May 2019) The 9th Asia Pacific Triennial of Contemporary Art Exhibition @ QAGOMA (until 28 April 2019) Brisbane Road vs Newcastle Jets @ Suncorp Stadium Easter Sunday – April 21 Collective Markets @ South Bank (19 – 21 April 2019) Easter Monday – April 22 Me, Myself and I @ GOMA – Children’s Art Centre – Free Easter Markets The Collective Markets are held each week at South Bank and there will be an Easter Market held over 3 days for market goers to enjoy, Friday 5pm-9pm, Saturday 10am-9pm, Sunday 9am-4pm. Easter Worship Attending worship over Easter is a strong tradition in many families, parishes in West End, South Brisbane include: St Andrew’s Anglican Church, 160 Vulture St South Brisbane St Mary’s Catholic Parish, 20 Merivale St South Brisbane St […]

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WIN a 2 Night Stay

Win 2 Nights Accommodation at West End Central Apartments! Enter now via our Facebook page Terms & Conditions: Entries close October 28th 2018 at midnight. Entry is open to Australian residents over the age of 18. Prize is 2 Nights Accommodation at West End Central Apartments for 2 people staying in a 1 Bedroom Apartment. Prize is valid until 31st August 2019. Subject to availability and black out dates may apply. The winner is responsible for all other costs incurred. Accommodation can be extended or upgraded directly with West End Central Apartments – charges apply. Winner will be drawn randomly using a random number generator. Winner will be notified and announced on facebook. The promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Facebook. Winner must provide identification that matches the name of their Facebook profile. The Promoter will not notify entrants of failure to win a prize. The Promoter is not responsible for contacting the winners by any other method or for the winners not receiving notification for any reason. Entrants are responsible for providing and maintaining correct contact details. Prize is not transferrable and cannot be redeemed for cash.

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Brisbane Festival

When: 8 to 29 September, 2018 Where: Brisbane, Queensland Boasting three big weeks of arts and entertainment, Brisbane Festival is the biggest event of the year! Don’t miss out on the exciting line-up of theatre, dance, music, opera and more, happening at venues across Brisbane. There are a variety of both FREE and ticketed events, with something for everyone including adults only events and also those for the kids and family. On the 29th of September, Brisbane Festival, will wrap up for another year with Sunsuper Riverfire; a massive fireworks display and amazing displays of aerobatics by the Australian Defence Force with RAAF Super Hornets and Army helicopters. For more information and a full program of 2018 events visit Brisbane Festival  West End Central Apartments are located centrally in Brisbane and offer a selection of fully self-contained 1 & 2 Bedroom Apartments, as well as Studio Apartments. You’ll also love our gym, pool and sauna for relaxing between Brisbane activities! Book your Brisbane accommodation now.

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Brisbane’s Annual Wedding Expo

When: Sunday 22 July, 2018 Where: Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre Planning your big day? Then do not miss the Brisbane’s Annual Wedding Expo at Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre this July! Held on Sunday 22nd July, the expo will feature over 1oo bridal and honeymoon vendors all under one roof. The hand-picked creative vendors include an array of florists, bridal gowns, photography, invitations, wedding cars, hens parties, makeup, fitness, men’s suits, shoes, videography, reception venues, honeymoons, bridal favours, candy buffets, wedding cakes, bridal jewellery, wedding planners, marriage celebrants and wedding stylists. Before you ‘walk down the aisle’ be sure to walk down these aisles of inspiration to get expert advice in person! Admission is FREE. For more information on Brisbane’s Annual Wedding Expo please visit Wedding Expos Australia. It’s approximately just a 10 minute walk from West End Central Apartments to the Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre. Discover Wedding and Function venues in West End Brisbane here. West End Central Apartments are located centrally in Brisbane and offer a selection of fully self-contained 1 & 2 Bedroom Apartments, as well as Studio Apartments. Book your Brisbane accommodation  

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Suburban Cafe ~ West End

At West End Central Apartments you can dine out and enjoy a relaxed meal at select cafes and restaurants and charge it back to your room. Suburban Café is one such café in South Brisbane, serving fresh breakfast, coffee and lunch 7 days a week. Their breakfasts are top notch and they’re not afraid to mix things up a little with their Breakfast Nachos, the Loaded Breaky Bagel and The Avo with cherry tomatoes, beetroot, avocado and pomegranate on pumpkin bread with salsa verde. ‘The Avo’ is one of 8 naturally Vegan dishes on the 20 item All Day Brunch Menu. Plus there are plenty of meaty dishes on offer also. Using fresh and wholesome ingredients Suburban Cafe is the perfect spot for a morning coffee, brunch with friends or quick bite to eat around lunchtime. Open 7 days from 6am 220 Melbourne Street, West End Ph: 07 3846-4720 West End Central Apartments offer apartment style accommodation in Brisbane’s West End featuring free wifi, free parking, pool sauna and gym. Book your South Brisbane Accommodation today.

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Gluten Free Expo 2018 | Brisbane

When: 26 & 27 May 2018 Where: Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre The Gluten Free Expo is your chance to taste test all the fabulous new Gluten Free foods on the market! It’s a massive opportunity to find new, exciting and delicious gluten free foods, all under one roof. Try before you buy with exhibitors from all corners of the country showcasing their wares for you to sample, talk about and find new favourites to add to your shopping list. The Gluten Free Expo is dedicated to education and awareness of coeliac disease and allows people to try gluten free foods in a safe environment. The Gluten Free Expo showroom floor is open from 9am-4pm daily, come and find new gluten free and health products you will love and take them home! Tickets on Sale soon. West End Central Apartments is a short walk from Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre offering convenient and comfortable hotel rooms, 1, 2 & 3 bedroom apartments with free Wifi, free parking, pool, sauna and gym. Book your Accommodation near South Bank Entertainment Precinct today.

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