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BIGSOUND is a music festival in Brisbane's Fortitude Valley that runs for four days and nights. Showcasing the latest sounds It continues to cement its place on Australia's cultural calendar as the place where future stars are uncovered, and the shape of future business is forged. The past BIGSOUND Festival’s have been instrumental in uncovering names like Flume, Rufus, Courtney Barnett, Megan Washington, The Temper Trap, A.B. Original,  Remi, Gang of Youths and more. By day, BIGSOUND’s offers an invaluable opportunity to meet and learn from the best from around the world. The conference program presents ideas from international music industry's most revered and forward-thinking luminaries. Launched in 2002 by industry development organisation QMusic, BIGSOUND's community of musical innovation and togetherness now attracts over 1,300 conference delegates and 6000+ music fans. Book your accommodation now and stay in The Valley to be close to all the action. Remember to enter 'SAVE10' on the booking page to receive a further 10% off your reservation - but you must book before the 1st November 2017 to receive the offer....

The Brisbane Festival is a major event during the month of September and has been an annual even since 2009 – during this time it has been embraced by the city and admired from afar. It is a stunning showcase of theatre, music, dance, circus, opera and major public events such as Sunsuper Riverfire. The Festival attracts an audience of around one million people every year. Some of the headlining acts are: LONDON GRAMMAR | Music MEGAN WASHINGTON & QUEENSLAND SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA | Music TREASURY BRISBANE ARCADIA | Food, Family YOUNG HEARTS RUN FREE | Music THEATRE REPUBLIC | Theatre THE PREATURES | Music DRIFTWOOD | Theatre, Circus CHEF: COME DINE WITH US! | Theatre Get in and book your accommodation and book directly to save 10%. https://youtu.be/Io9SQZ6EWf8...

Coach Wayne Bennett leads the 2017 Broncos stacked with stars like Boyd, Thaiday, Hunt, Milford, Gillett, McGuire, Blair, McCullough, Glenn, Kahu, Roberts, Oates and new signings Benji Marshall, David Mead and Mitchell Dodds. Who’s coming? All the ‘big gun’ blockbusters are heading this way, making it tough for the team, but brilliant for fans – our greatest ever derby rivals the Cowboys, Grand Finalists the Melbourne Storm, reigning premiers the Sharks, Preliminary Finalists the Raiders, the Hayne Plane’s Titans derby, Sydney’s marquee Rabbitohs, those emotion-charged Bulldogs, Hook’s winning-streak Panthers, our Benji Marshall’s former Dragons, those ‘never say die’ Eels, and the high-flying Roosters and Tigers....

The Royal Queensland Show (Ekka) is Queensland's largest annual event. Held over ten full days from the 11th August to the 20th August 2017, Ekka showcases life and achievements in Queensland, bringing visitors from across Australia to the heart of Brisbane. The Ekka has been bringing the country and city together since 1876, to celebrate and champion agriculture and the critical role it plays in our everyday lives. The Royal Show showcases the best of Queensland's agriculture and produce from food and wine, animals to live entertainment, carnival fun, shopping, educational activities and much more. Book your accommodation at City Palms for your stay during the Brisbane Ekka. The perfect location for your stay.  ...

30th September 2017 - Sunsuper Riverfire is the last night celebration of the Brisbane Festival. Fireworks will be lighting up the Brisbane skyline from multiple city rooftops, barges and bridges there’ll also be aeronautic displays from the Australian Defence Force, including super hornets and helicopters. The best thing about Riverfire is that it’s absolutely free! For more information visit www.brisbanefestival.com.au  ...

Our Location: 55 Brunswick St (near the Brisbane showgrounds), Fortitude Valley 4006 Our motel is conveniently located in Fortitude Valley – City Palms’ is a mere 5 Min walk to Brisbane’s Show grounds and we are also close to the Royal Brisbane Hospital, ideal for anyone looking to stay nearby. The valley was Australia’s first dedicated entertainment district and with a whole host of things to do in and about, it continues to be a hive of activity and a shopper’s paradise. Here are all other attractions that are easily accessible from our accommodation: Brisbane City Centre China Town Cosmopolitan Valley Brunswick Street Victoria Park There are multitude of public transport facilities near the City Palms Motel with Fortitude Valley Railway Station just a 5 minute walk away....

We are ‘pet-friendly’ but by arrangement only. Please ring. Only some rooms are suitable and the behaviour of your pet is totally the pet owners responsibility. All pets visiting must be registered and vaccinated. If you require pet-friendly accommodation, please ring us to find out more. Only some rooms are suitable and the behaviour of your pet is totally the pet owners responsibility. All pets visiting must be registered and vaccinated.  ...

River Quay Green - 5 Feb, 2017 - 24 Dec, 2017 Finish your weekend on the right note with live music performances, lawn games and funky chill-out seating on the lush River Quay Green every Sunday afternoon. This weekly event showcases the soft and smooth tunes of some of Brisbane’s best musicians, all set against the backdrop of the sparkling city skyline. Events page ...