Chung Tian Temple Buddhist Museum

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Chung Tian Temple has a lot to offer including the Museum featuring a substantial collection of Buddha and Bodhisattva statues from China, Thailand, Sri Lanka and Tibet; as well as Dharma instruments, paintings, crafts, Asian artifacts and Chinese calligraphy works.

The museum highlights to fact that Buddhism has been well integrated within local culture across different areas, this can be observed through the facial resemblances of the statues depending on their origin.

The museum also offers a gift shop where you can purchase candles, Buddhist books and CD’s, chanting beads, incense as well as interesting attractions such as intricate matchstick pagodas made by prisoners, works with micro-engraving and replicas of well known Chinese artifacts.

Alongside the museum, Chung Tian Temple offers visitors the Chung Tian Art Gallery, Water Drop Tea House, the grand Temple Pagoda is a must see as well as beautiful temple gardens.

For more details visit Chung Tian Temple for meditation classes, retreats Buddhist practice and more.

Glen Hotel and Suites is situated in South Brisbane with lots of cultural experiences near by. Guests can relax and unwind in our comfortable accommodation with onsite dining, complementary car parking, pool and gym. Book your South Brisbane Accommodation now.

Sleeman Sports Complex | Whats On

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Sleeman Sports Complex provides the community with a wide range of sporting and entertainment facilities and is host to conferences, concerts, functions and trade shows.

The venue offers a range of aquatic and fitness activities as well as sports medicine programs with a reputation for supporting some of Australia’s most successful athletes.

Upcoming Events

  • 17 August – 2018 McDonald’s QLD Short Course Championships
  • 10 November – 2018 Medal Shots QLD Long Course Prepartation Meet
  • 18 November – 2018 Brisbane Metropolitan Relay Championships
  • 15 December – 2018 McDonals’s QLD Championships

Sleeman Sports Complex is located just 15kms from Brisbane CBD and Brisbane Airport.

Old Cleveland Rd & Tilley Rd, Chandler

 

Glen Hotel and Suites offers guests well-appointed accommodation ideal for pre and post events where you can relax in style with great facilities including gym, comfortable king beds, complementary parking and onsite dining. Book your Accommodation near Sleeman Sports Complex now.

Taylor Swift reputation Stadium Tour 2018

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When: Tuesday, 6 November 2018
Where: The Gabba, Brisbane

Get ready fans, Taylor Swift’s reputation Stadium Tour is coming to Brisbane for one show only!

The American singer-songwriter Taylor Swift is a ten-time Grammy award winner, don’t miss an amazing performance on stage in Australia for her reputation Stadium Tour, in Brisbane November 6.

In celebration of her sixth studio album and fourth ARIA #1 Album! Taylor Swifts Australia Stadium Tour is coming to you, featuring ARIA single #1 Taylor Swift ‘Look What You Made Me Do’ making it her fifth #1 single on the ARIA charts.

 

Tickets start from $156.91 and are available through Ticketmaster.

 

See Taylor Swift live at The Gabba, November 6.

 

Glen Hotel and Suites is within a short drive to The Gabba, featuring modern rooms and suites with free secure car parking and free wifi. Book your Taylor Swift Brisbane Accommodation near The Gabba.

Global Food Village

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Global Food Village is south-east Queensland's best kept market secret; Croydon Road is closed off for the market and is overflowing with colourful and exotic fruits, vegetables and multicultural food stands. Shop among the locals and purchase fresh produce sourced from local market gardeners and regional backyards providing a full range of produce including hard find items with everything from durian to yams, curry leaves and much more.

With mouth-watering smells drifting through the market from street food alley, you won’t be able to resist the authentic cuisine including South-East Asian, Indian, African, Pacific Islands, and flavoures from the Middle East with hawkers serving generous plates.

Global Food Village is a melting pot with influences from more than 185 nationalities and cultures where you will enjoy mulit-cultural costumes, shopping and foods.

Every Sunday, 6am-2pm

Croydon Rd, Woodridge (opposite Woodridge train station)

The Glen Hotel and Suites are within easy access to Brisbane CBD, Gold Coast and Brisbane Airport, our luxuriously appointed accommodation offers a home away from home with lots of local entertainment. Book your South Brisbane Accommodation today.

The Best Brisbane Events Coming Up in 2018

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Brisbane is a fantastic Australian city to visit with a vibrant entertainment scene, great night life and some of the best restaurants in the country.

These are some Brisbane events you won’t want to miss in 2018.

August

3rd August – Anthea Callea – The Tivoli

5th August – Brisbane Marathon Festival – Alice St to Gardens Point Rd Brisbane

8 – 10th August – Katy Perry: Witness The Tour – Brisbane Entertainment Centre

10 – 19th August – EKKA Royal Queensland Show – Brisbane Showgrounds

11 – 12th August – Xavier Rudd – The Tivoli

14 – 23rd August – Pink Beautiful Trauma World Tour – Brisbane Entertainment Centre

24 – 26th August – Brisbane Boat Show – Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre

26th August – Bridge to Brisbane Day – Brisbane

26 – 27th August – Redcliffe KiteFest - Redcliffe

 

September

4 – 7th September – BIGSOUND Festival – Fortitude Valley

4 – 7th September – Brisbane Writers Festival – State Library of QLD

6 – 7th September – Amy Shark – The Tivoli

7 – 15th September – Queensland Ballet’s Cinderella – Queensland Performing Arts Centre

8th September – Qantas Wallabies Vs South Africa – Suncorp Stadium

8 – 29th September - Brisbane Festival 2018 – Across Brisbane

14 – 16th September – Eco Expo Brisbane – Brisbane Showgrounds

22 – 23rd September – Oz Comic-Con 2018 – Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre

23rd September – Intrust Super Cup – Suncorp Stadium

From 26th September – Priscilla Queen of the Desert – Queensland Performing Arts Centre

28th September – Cher: Here We Go Again Tour – Brisbane Entertainment Centre

29th September – Sunsuper Riverfire – South Bank Cultural Forecourt

 

October

2 – 7th October – Potted Potter: The Unorthorised Harry Experience, A Parody by Dan and Jeff - Queensland Performing Arts Centre

5 – 14th October – Oktoberfest Brisbane 2018 – Brisbane Showgrounds

12 – 14th October – Queensland Brides Expo 2018 – Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre

13th October – The Australian Burlesque Festival – The Tivoli

13 – 14th October – Brisbane Open House – Brisbane

26 – 28th October – Good Food & Wine Show – Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre

27th October – Carl Barron: Drinking with a Fork – Brisbane Entertainment Centre

28th October – Parkway Drive – Riverstage

 

November

November – December – Wonderland Festival – Brisbane Powerhouse

1 – 4th November – 2018 Isuzu Queensland Open – Brisbane Golf Club

6th November – Taylor Swift – GABBA

9 – 17th November – Bespoke Dance – Brisbane Powerhouse

10 – 11th November – Sam Smith: Thrill of it All Tour

21st November – Australia Vs India – GABBA

22 – 25th November – Brisbane Latin Dance Festival – Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre

24th November – 28th April 2019 – 9th Asia Pacific Triennial of Contemporary Art – QAGOMA

25th November – 25th December – Christmas in the City – Brisbane

 

December

14 – 22nd December – Queensland Ballet’s The Nutcracker – Queensland Performing Arts Centre

21 – 22nd December – Spirit of Christmas – Queensland Performing Arts Centre

27th December – 1st January – Woodford Folk Festival – Woodford

31st December – New Year’s Eve Fireworks Spectacular – South Bank

 

The Glen Hotel and Suites are located just 15kms from Brisbane CBD and 20minites from Brisbane Airport, offering 4.5star rooms and suites with complementary secure parking, free wifi, pool, gym and onsite restaurant dining. Book your Southern Brisbane Holiday Accommodation today.