EAT & DRINK
The vibrant coastal Mediterranean-inspired restaurant sits on a leafy corner in Wellington Point bringing you all-day bistro-style dining. Featuring polished concrete floors, arched doorways and pops of colour, you’ll be transported straight to the Amalfi Coast. Dive into the menu with a refreshing Aperol Spritz in hand and try the grilled Mooloolaba king prawns with lemon chickpeas and dukkah, whole butterflied spatchcock with harissa and guindilas on the side or the delectable lamb shoulder with labneh, pomegranate, mint and puffed grains.
WHERE: 354 Main Rd, Wellington Point
WHEN: Wednesday – Sunday, 7am-3pm
Where Brooklyn meets Brisbane, Mews is a stylish yet relaxed urban eatery offering an inclusive neighbourhood space for those to gather and discover what makes Brisbane special. Collaborating with independent local growers, Mews has developed a menu focused on sustainably sourced meat and fish, that celebrates the beauty of ingredients.
WHERE: 5 Boundary St, Brisbane City
WHEN: Monday – Sunday, hours may differ
This chic new Italian restaurant opening along the water in Moreton Bay will be delivering a comprehensive region-spanning menu of Italian cuisine including; truffle burrata and mac ‘n’ cheese bolognese croquette starters and mains like woodfired Napoli-style pizzas, spaghetti with clams, bottarga, chilli and garlic and Sì Baby’s signature linguini with Moreton Bay bugs. These will be joined by frilled rainbow trout, pork schnitzels and rib-eye steaks. On the drink front, expect an extensive wine list blending Australian and Italian varieties and a suite of cocktails.
WHERE: 6/10 Lakeview Promenade, Newport
WHEN: Wednesday – Sunday, hours may differ
An intimate restaurant in the heart of the Scenic Rim, Blume is a space for the community and visitors to come together and share a unique experience. Serving produce from local producers only ensures a changing fresh seasonal menu. Make sure to take the time to explore the local surroundings of the Scenic Rim after lunch or before dinner.
WHERE: 5 Church St, Boonah
WHEN: Friday – Sunday, hours may differ
Soko Rooftop is a sophisticated and exotic fusion restaurant blending Peruvian and Japanese cuisine featuring an Amazonian jungle-inspired interior. The cocktail menu spans 40-plus flavours of pisco sours, including a focus on sake and yuzu. Dishes are served family style allowing you to indulge in more than one taste and flavour.
WHERE: 7 Symes St, Jubilee Place, Fortitude Valley
WHEN: Wednesday – Sunday, 11am to 10pm
Escape to a private country retreat and experience countryside elegance featuring cosy fireplaces, private verandas and breathtaking views of the Hinterland landscape. While you immerse yourself in nature, explore the Scenic Rim through the walking and nature trails. Taste the regions finest ingredients through the adjoining restaurant, The Paddock which boasts wholesome fare which celebrates the quality of local produce.
WHERE: 422 Binna Burra Rd, Beechmont
HOTEL INDIGO BRISBANE CITY CENTRE
To discover the rich history and stories of our neighbourhood, look no further than Hotel Indigo Brisbane City Centre. This new hub is a creatively curated retreat to discover, indulge and imagine. The hotel is adorned with hand-painted artworks, sculptures and suspended overhead installations that tell stories of Brisbane’s bold beginnings. For those wanting to celebrate, indulge or entertain look no further than its restaurant Izakaya Publico, a divine Japanese dining experience.
WHERE: 27/35 Turbot St, Brisbane City
ALCHERINGA HOLIDAY HOUSE
Alcheringa is the home of two-holiday houses overlooking the stunning Lamington National Park. Spend a week away and enjoy the fresh air and walking trails throughout the Scenic Rim. Listen to the birds calling in the morning, the sound of silence in the evening or the drum of rain on the tin roof. Spend time cooking up a storm in the spacious kitchen or enjoying a picnic by a waterfall. Experience the calming surroundings and indulge in the blissful nature.
WHERE: 1000 Binna Burra Rd, Beechmont
THE OLD CHURCH BED & BREAKFAST
This darling bed and breakfast resides in a historic Old Church built in 1889, surrounded by the beautiful mountains and lakes of the Scenic Rim. Enjoy great country hospitality and be given a warm welcome by owners Harry and Christelle on your arrival. An hour’s drive from Brisbane and the Gold Coast, the B&B is ideal for a weekend getaway or longer stays with friends or family.
WHERE: 438 Milford Rd, Boonah
CEDAR CREEK LODGES WOODLAND’S GLAMPING
Breathe the fresh air and be enamoured by the natural surroundings, without having to pitch a tent and camp out in style with Woodland’s Glamping on Tambourine Mountain, overlooking the spectacular Cedar Creek and experiencing rustic luxury. The glamping tents are provided with king-sized beds, a large couch and a TV overlooking the rainforest. Whether you’re a camping connoisseur or a completely green, Cedar Creek Lodges has you sorted.
WHERE: 438 Milford Rd, Boonah