WELCOME TO BRISBANE
Everything is coming up GOLD this month!
The 2018 Commonwealth Games are taking place on the Gold Coast from 4 to 15 April, but there is plenty of Games action to keep you busy right here in Brisbane (page 8). From the Track Cycling and Shooting competitions to the free live music events at the Festival 2018 Cultural Forecourt at South Bank, plus so much more, you are sure to have a golden Games time! Turn to the What’s On guide (page 4) for this month’s must-see events, exhibitions and concerts in Brisbane including Disney’s “Aladdin The Musical”, the “Egyptian Mummies: Exploring Ancient Lives” exhibition at Queensland Museum and “American Idiot” at QPAC. We’ve got Brisbane’s bustling precincts covered in this issue, from the riverside attractions of South Bank (page 12) to the sensational views and food at River Quay (page 19). Explore the Mt Coot-tha region and discover the Brisbane Lookout, Brisbane Botanic Gardens, Sir Thomas Brisbane Planetarium, Summit Restaurant and more (page 18). Inside Where Brisbane you’ll find our guide to the area’s best shopping, dining and attractions. If you are also travelling south, then you are in luck, as our magazine includes a comprehensive guide to the best the Gold Coast has to offer. However you choose to spend your time here, we hope you enjoy your stay in magical Brisbane! Roshan Sukhla, Editor.