Archive for posts tagged with 'sports'

Jeff Horn and Steve Scanlan

Brisbane Extra

The Brisbane boys taking on the champion of the world

Meet the former school teacher from Brisbane who’s taking on legendary boxer Manny Pacquiao at Suncorp Stadium, and…

Maroons fans

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The Maroon Festival celebrates Queensland pride

In the lead-up to this year’s State of Origin series, Brisbanites of all ages will gather at South Bank to…

AFL Media

Brisbane Extra

Adele costs Brisbane a home AFLW grand final

Pop superstar Adele is being blamed for the Brisbane Lions missing out on hosting the AFLW grand final at the Gabba.…

Silver Bullets


Brisbane Bullets roll out the red carpet for Most Valuable Player Awards

The Brisbane Bullets have wrapped up their 2016/17 season by celebrating their best performers at the club’s…

The Battle

Brisbane Extra

Brisbane nets result for women’s cancer

The Cherish Women’s Cancer Foundation is putting the call out to the people of Brisbane ahead of their annual beac…

Brisbane Global Rugby Tens

Event Guide

Brisbane Global Rugby Tens

Suncorp Stadium is set to become Celebration Central over the weekend for the Brisbane Global Rugby Tens with a…

Shane Warne

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Spend an intimate evening with Shane Warne

Shane Warne will bare all when he brings his one-man show, Warney Uncut: The Whole Truth and Nothing but the Truth to…

Home Ground

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Brisbane is getting a State of Origin musical

Home Ground: The State of Origin Musical will celebrate the story of Australia’s greatest game. It's the musical…

Roger Federer


Watch highlights of Roger Federer’s incredible Australian Open triumph

The 2017 Australian Open has finally come to a close, with 35-year-old Roger Federer emerging as the unlikely champion…

Adam Scott

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Meet Adam Scott at UNIQLO

Adam Scott, a Queensland local and the sixth-highest ranked professional golfer in the world, will meet fans at UNIQLO…

Alsace Polo

Brisbane Extra

Brisbane business leaders clash at the Infiniti Cup

Angelo Russo’s City Motor Auctions have come out on top of a fantastic weekend of entertainment, thrills and…

Ben Affleck


Watch Ben Affleck’s epic NFL rant

When he’s not directing Oscar-winning movies and getting paid insane amounts of money to dress up as Batman, Ben…


Things to do

NBL Blitz comes to Brisbane

Ahead of the Brisbane Bullets’ return to the NBL, the league’s pre-season tournament will be held in…

Tony Hawk

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Brisbane gets its own Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater Tribute Night

Never ones to shy away from an opportunity to capitalise on angsty teenage nostalgia, the folks at The Foundry have…

Mick Fanning


Mick Fanning to open brewery on the Gold Coast

Mick Fanning is taking a break from surfing in 2016, but he won’t be idle. The popular surfer recently announced…

Brisbane Bandits

Brisbane Extra

Brisbane Bandits to receive the keys to the city

Lord Mayor Graham Quirk is inviting Brisbane residents and fans to celebrate the victorious Brisbane Bandits as they…

Captain America: Civil War

Brisbane Extra

The best Super Bowl ads of 2016

So apparently there’s some sort of American football game on today? We don’t know much about that, but we…

Jesse Williams

Brisbane Extra

Brisbane’s Jesse Williams cleared to return to the NFL

Jesse ‘The Monstar’ Williams, the Seattle Seahawks defensive tackle from Brisbane who was diagnosed with…