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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.
See the GOMA in a new light. As the sky shifts to dusk, James Turrell’s permanent architectural light installation Night Life 2018 illuminates the Gallery
The Medibank Feel Good Program is a series of free fitness classes held in South Bank Parklands.
Plantation Voices repatriates the living history of the unknown names and faces of people tricked or kidnapped into servitude as cheap labour in Queensland’s canefields.
Come face to face with NASA’s remarkable achievements in human space flights and space exploration – the greatest adventure that humans have ever undertaken.
Kids Collective is a free program held every Thursday from 9am to 1pm in South Bank Parklands, suitable for kids aged up to five.
Design your own flower arrangement (yours to keep), using a mixture of Australian natives and timeless classics.
You'll learn about the 'Ikebana', the Japanese fine
I heard it on the radio is a free State Library of Queensland showcase about the power of community radio and self-representation.
Seadeck is not just a venue, it’s an unforgettable experience. Its unique and elegant custom design will transport party goers back in time to the
Wesley Taylor Art Studios provides social art classes in beautiful South Brisbane. Come hang out with friends and go home with a masterpiece!