Category: In The Community
We’ve Got A List of Carols By Candlelight Services

It’s the most festive time of the year and we Christmas just around the corner, we’re definitely starting to get excited! It’s almost time to break open the advent calendars (no, not all on the one day) and you’ve probably baked the Christmas cake by now! To really get you in the spirit, we’ve compiled a list of carols services in the western suburbs to help you plan your events schedule leading up to the merry day…read more

We've Got A List of Carols By Candlelight Services


Did You Miss This Iconic Festival? Never Fear!

The Sherwood Community Festival has been running for 23 years and is known as a local favourite. If you missed this vibrant event, don’t worry, we’re about to give you a taste of what it was like in preparation for 2018. The rain sprinkled at the beginning of the evening, but soon disappeared, leaving a beautiful night and a street full of Brisbanites ready to take in everything the event had on offer…read more

Did You Miss This Iconic Festival? Never Fear!


Graceville | The Friendliest Café on the Block

Almost seven years ago, Lui and Angie Monforte were searching for the perfect place in Brisbane to open a café. After counting cars to make sure there would be enough traffic and scouting the area, they decided on what they felt was the perfect spot – the corner of Honour avenue and Rakeevan road in Graceville. Honour Espresso has lived on this corner ever since…read more

Graceville | The Friendliest Café on the Block


Is This Graceville’s Cutest Café?

Tracey Brown had a lifelong dream to own a café, and last year it came to fruition when she took over Forget Me Not Café in Graceville. Forget Me Not has been in the Graceville area for over ten years, and Tracey has now owned it for 15 months with her son Daniel. She kept the original theme of the café – a tearoom and florist and has been working hard to make it even better…read more

Is This Graceville’s Cutest Café?

 


How To Make The Perfect Naan Bread

Indian restaurants always smell pretty heavenly when you walk inside. The mix of spices, meats and vegetables sizzling is enough to make your mouth water. But do you know how an Indian kitchen makes their chicken tikka and naan breads? It’s in a special oven called a tandoor and we were lucky enough to get a behind-the-scenes glimpse of how to make the perfect naan using the traditional method…read more

How To Make The Perfect Naan Bread


If You Haven’t Been to This Patisserie… Then You Haven’t Lived!

Their Graceville store has been there for over 12 years, but a year ago they realised it wasn’t big enough to cope with the demand. The store in Corinda now focuses on bread, while Graceville still specialises in everyone’s favourite local pastries! From importing butter and flour from France, to making croissants in their own special room, staff member Jessie Tuite says they go the extra mile to make sure their products are perfect…read more

If You Haven’t Been to This Patisserie… Then You Haven’t Lived!


School Fete Season Isn’t Over Yet!

When the rain was pouring down earlier last week, we can only imagine the organisers of the Graceville State School Fete would’ve been frantically checking weather reports and crossing their fingers for blue skies. Luckily, the day of the fete dawned bright and beautiful and crowds poured into the school grounds to enjoy sweet treats and wild rides! For the kids, there were endless things to see and even more to spend their pocket money on! There was no shortage of things for mum and dad though, with tasty food stands, the beloved beer hall and a charity auction which multiple local businesses donated to to raise thousands of extra dollars for the school…read more

School Fete Season Isn’t Over Yet!