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West End has a quirky, local characteristic described as a fusion of cultures and mix of alternative and vintage. The shops, restaurants and lively lifestyle reflect this inner-city suburb’s eclectic charm. Stroll through the weekend markets, where aspiring designers peddle their wares among organic grocers, cosy bars and coffee houses. If you like to keep track of your food’s carbon footprint, West End is the place to feed your hunger for organic produce, drinks and cocktails. The music scene is pumping – West End’s bars and clubs have been pulsating since the early days of the Saints, the Go-Betweens and the Bee Gees.
West End is an unapologetic inner-city suburb rich with history and culture. Discover all the weird and wonderful things to do in this alternative inner-city village.
Boundary St is the pulsing hub of the suburb, with its high concentration of bars, pubs and cafes.
With Greek roots, a fusion of trendy bar culture and a lively dining lifestyle give the inner-city suburb of West End its own special charm.
The Mantra Room at West End offers a vibrant mix of music styles combined with sacred yoga chant in a relaxed, enchanting atmosphere.
Discover the courage, compassion and dedication of Sister Constance Keys, one of Queensland’s most decorated and beloved First World War nurses.
In her most ambitious exhibition to date, globally renowned artist Patricia Piccinini will occupy GOMA’s entire ground floor with a retrospective of her key works
The inspiring history of Palm Island is celebrated in a fascinating showcase of images, memorabilia and digital stories.
Go bananas for the world of primates at Queensland Museum’s latest exhibition, Monkeys! A Primate Story.
Featuring 60 spectacular taxidermy specimens and articulated skeletons, Monkeys!
Kids Collective is a free program held every Thursday from 9am-1pm in South Bank Parklands, suitable for kids aged up to five.
Great social and perfect time for new players to get to know the local competition before taking themselves to the National Tournament Circuit.
Ease into the weekend with scrumptious eats and free live music at The Sound Society, South Bank Parklands.
Fresh to the Brisbane scene, The Sound
Home explores the social and emotional foundations of our houses through ephemera and artistic responses capturing the places we call home.