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The Boo

Barefoot bowls has had a steep rise in popularity in recent years, from corporate functions to birthday parties and hens night the well known sport has become ever more fanciful. But take a small stroll just out of the bustle of Fortitude Valley you’ll find one of Brisbane’s best venues, not just for the sport, …

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The Wickham

There was a time a couple of years back when the LGBTIQ community wasn’t sure if the Wickham was for them any more. Those days are over, says manager David McKillop. “We are actually a gay venue, but everyone’s welcome. Not the other way around,” he said. It’s true that in its recent history, with …

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The sexy Mr Sportsman Hotel 2018 competition will be held this weekend. The annual contest is one of the Sportsman Hotel’s most popular events, and will be held again at the venue on Saturday, March 10. Aside from the glory and bragging rights that come with winning the title of Mr Sporties, there’s also great …

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Revamped Gold Coast gay hotspot MP’s Nightclub has opened its doors for the first time in seven years. MP’s, short for Meeting Place and located on Orchid Avenue in Surfers Paradise, relaunched on Australia Day Eve. The relaunch featured a night of entertainment from DJs and local drag talent. Brisbane-born drag queen Vanilla Foldher (pictured …

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Two more local drag icons have been immortalised in the Sportsman Hotel’s Queensland Drag Hall of Fame. Local legends Betty Nature and Trixie Onassis (pictured, left to right) were both inducted into the Hall of Fame in front of a huge crowd at a ceremony at the venue on Australia Day Eve. Host Vollie LaVont …

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Brisbane’s Sportsman Hotel will this month induct another distinguished drag queen into the venue’s Queensland Drag Hall of Fame. The Drag Hall of Fame takes pride of place in the Lounge Bar of the Spring Hill venue. This Australia Day Eve, another big local name will be immortalised in it, as selected by Sporties’ directors …

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gold coast gay venue

Former Gold Coast gay nightclub MP’s is set to relaunch after an extensive revamp later this month. The venue, located on Orchid Avenue in Surfers Paradise, is re-opening with new owners who promise a “non-judgemental” atmosphere and entertainment from DJs and Queensland drag queens including Tina Bikki, Vanille Foldher, Alexis Diamond (pictured) and Coco Verdose. …

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Brisbane Festival

The Brisbane Festival is set to explode across the city this September, with a thrilling 22-day lineup of theatre, music, dance, circus, cabaret, opera, film and visual art. This year’s festival will host more than 60 events – with many free to view and many exclusive to Queensland – at venues across the city including …

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Australia Day Eve (for those in Brisbane) Sporties have one hell of a party on! Please tell us what you will be up to and please add any local events in your area to comments below….. CLICK HERE for The Australia Day Website and EVENTS IN YOUR AREA.

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Madonna has marked World AIDS Day? (December 1) during a London concert with a touching tribute to family and friends affected by the disease. “I also want to point out that today is World AIDS Day,” she told the crowd, in fan video uploaded online. “It’s important to remember that we still haven’t found a …

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