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Planes, trains and automobiles in Brisbane: A guide to public transport

Posted By Holly On November 28, 2013
Planes, trains and automobiles in Brisbane: A guide to public transport
Moving to a new city can bring with it lots of challenges. One thing that can make the adjustment feel a little overwhelming is trying to navigate the city streets. If you're about to relocate to Brisbane, now's a good time to get your head around the transport options available...
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A weekend away in Brisbane

Posted By Holly On November 21, 2013
A weekend away in Brisbane
For those who have just moved into long term accommodation in Brisbane, there's plenty of things to keep you occupied at the weekend. From artistic, creative, cultural and sporting events in Brisbane to the city's vibrant nightlife, you'll find yourself spoiled for choice when it comes to leisure activities in the Queensland capital - your only problem will be fitting it all in...
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Let's do the time warp again

Posted By Holly On November 20, 2013
Let's do the time warp again
Any theatre buff worth his salt will tell you the Rocky Horror Show is one of the masterpieces of our generation. Even if you're not a regular at live shows, this is one you don't want to miss. So if you find yourself craving some excitement in January 2014 or are wondering what to do in Brisbane on your weekend getaway, you're in for a treat...Read More »
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Catch Franz Ferdinand, Superchunk, M Ward and more in Brisbane

Posted By Holly On October 30, 2013
Catch Franz Ferdinand, Superchunk, M Ward and more in Brisbane
Former Harvest Festival headliners such as Franz Ferdinand, Black Rebel Motorcycle Club, Superchunk, M Ward and Neutral Milk Hotel have announced they will be performing a series of sideshows in the Queensland capital over the coming weeks. Originally scheduled to take the stage at Harvest Festival, many of the biggest names on the lineup are now treating their fans to one-off gigs around the city...
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Live like a local: Get to know the 28 secrets of your city

Posted By Holly On October 25, 2013
Live like a local: Get to know the 28 secrets of your city
Settling into a new city can be tricky, particularly when you don't have friends or family there already to help you get acquainted with the best spots to eat, shop, drink, and more. Whether you've moved into long term accommodation in Sydney, Perth, Melbourne or Brisbane there are plenty of ways that the Live@Mantra program can help...
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An essential guide to moving to Brisbane

Posted By Holly On October 1, 2013
An essential guide to moving to Brisbane
With any big move, it's important to plan ahead to make sure you can settle into your new home as smoothly as possible - especially if you're heading to an entirely new city. Some careful, detailed planning ahead of time can make all the difference to the moving process, so it's worth putting some serious thought into organising this life change...
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Catch all the action when the Ashes Series comes to Australia

Posted By Holly On September 27, 2013
Catch all the action when the Ashes Series comes to Australia
Cricket fans will definitely want to catch the return of the Commonwealth Bank Ashes Series 2013/14 when it tours Australia from November 21 to January 7. With England having taken out the title in their home country, Australian fans know that there's a score to settle come November...
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Enjoy a long weekend in Brisbane

Posted By Holly On September 25, 2013
Enjoy a long weekend in Brisbane
How are you planning to spend your October long weekend? If you really want to make the most of it, a quick getaway to Brisbane is the perfect way to take advantage of the break. With plenty of things to see and do in the Queensland capital, you'll find plenty of entertainment options and great holiday accommodation in the area...
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Celebrate a taste of Bavaria at the Brisbane Oktoberfest!

Posted By Holly On September 19, 2013
Celebrate a taste of Bavaria at the Brisbane Oktoberfest!
Beer-lovers will know all about the traditional German celebration of Oktoberfest.Now, you can enjoy a little taste of this much-loved festival right here in Australia with the upcoming Brisbane Oktoberfest...
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Enjoy the view from Brisbane's Story Bridge

Posted By Holly On September 16, 2013
Enjoy the view from Brisbane's Story Bridge
Wondering what to do on your Brisbane family holiday? It can be difficult finding activities that the whole family can enjoy, but the iconic Brisbane Story Bridge is definitely a sure bet! Located just a short distance away from Mantra on Queen, one of Mantra's hotels in Brisbane, the Story Bridge is Australia's longest cantilever bridge and one of the city's most recognisable landmarks...
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