Strictly Ballroom The Musical

Love is in the air! The much-loved Australian film, Strictly Ballroom has been adapted for stage into a musical and is coming to Brisbane in September.


Baz Luhrmann’s Strictly Ballroom The Musical is the inspiring story of a champion ballroom dancer who defies all the rules to follow his heart.

Packed with wonderful ballroom dancing, flamboyant costumes, lots of laughs, romance and classic songs from the movie such as ‘Love is in the Air’ and ‘Time after Time’ as well as some new ones.


Venue: Lyric Theatre, Queensland Performing Arts Centre

Dates:  9 September to 15 October

Tickets: Range from $60 to $150


For show times and ticket sales visit QPAC Box Office 


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Brisbane Festival

BrisFest is going to blow your mind with its incredible collection of arts and entertainment, happening this year over 3 huge weeks from 5 to 26 September. With a thrilling program of music, theatre, dance, opera, circus and major public events such as Riverfire it is Brisbane’s event of the year.


Events will include:

  • Arcadia with food, wine and entertainment in the Cultural Forecourt at South Bank
  • Clem Jones City Hall Free Concerts
  • Eat South Bank Buskers
  • The Importance of Being Earnest at The Playhouse, QPAC
  • Front Yard Music – Extended Play on Melbourne St Green South Bank
  • Il Ritorno at Brisbane Powerhouse
  • Prize Fighter at La Boite – Roundhouse Theatre
  • William Jolly Bridge Art Projections
  • Musical Acts such as We Two Thieves, Thum Prints, Megan Washington, Kiasmos, Conrad Sewell and Bahamas.

Culminating in the festival’s closing night extravaganza on Saturday 26 September with Riverfire, the biggest pyrotechnic display along Brisbane River.


For more information and a full program of events visit BrisbaneFestival 


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Glen Hotel Weddings

The Glen Hotel offers wedding packages designed to take the stress out of your big day with staff committed to making it the perfect day. Whether you are after a traditional and formal affair in the Silk Lined Marquee, an elegant and contemporary sit-down reception in The Elaine Room, or a slightly more casual but chic cocktail celebration, they have the function space perfect for you.


They even offer a ceremony courtyard with a rotunda surrounded by beautiful gardens for an outdoor wedding.


There is an extensive range of wedding packages to choose from which include a stylish and modern suite at The Glen Hotel & Suites, wedding limousine, elegant wedding decorations and DJ music. Catering packages are also many and varied with a wide selection of buffet, sit-down or cocktail food options.


For more information see The Glen Hotel's Wedding Page 


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Glen Hotel & Suites Rooms

The Glen Hotel & Suites offers well appointed, functional rooms with complimentary wireless internet throughout the property, on demand movies, foxtel channels and in room mini bars. Choice of rooms range from a Superior King, a Superior Twin Room or the luxurious King Suite which has a separate bedroom and spacious living area.They also offer interconnecting rooms for families or groups and all of the rooms are non-smoking.


All rooms are professionally decorated in modern and elegant furnishings and feature air conditioning, desk, 40" LED TV, hairdryer, iron and ironing board, pay per view movies, in-room safe, radio, bar fridge, tea/coffee making, USB port and full length mirror.


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Riverlife Adventure




For thrillseekers and adrenalin junkies alike, get down to the river and experience Brisbane from a different angle. Riverlife Brisbane offers a range of adventure activities including abseiling, rock climbing, stand-up paddleboarding, kayaking, cycling and segway tours.


You can even do a paddle and dine on an illuminated kayak followed by a meal alongside the river. There is also the Mirrabooka tour which gives you an insight into Brisbane’s indigenous culture with ancient stories and music.


Contact Riverlife Brisbane on 07 7391 5766 or visit their website Riverlife


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