The Great Day Out is Channel 7’s Sunday afternoon lifestyle and travel program, showcasing the best of Brisbane, Gold and Sunshine Coasts, Toowoomba region and everything in between every Sunday at 5.30pm.

How to have your own Brisbane City Staycation!

When was the last time that you played tourist in your own city?You might be surprised at what there is to discover... 🏩For more information on the places we visited, head to our website: http://bit.ly/SofiesBrisbaneStaycation

Posted by The Great Day Out on Thursday, 22 November 2018

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13 Christmas gift ideas for everybody in your life

A present is great, but an experience as a present is even better. This Christmas, why not give your loved ones the gift of...

Empire Strikes Back with the Queensland Symphony Orchestra

In July, audiences were transported to a galaxy far, far away thanks to the Queensland Symphony Orchestra performing the iconic musical score to “Star...

The Best Christmas Events in South-East QLD

We can't believe that Christmas is almost here, but we certainly are not complaining! If you are on a hunt for some Christmas events...

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Have you ever wondered what it’s like going to dinner with a load of food bloggers? Well let me tell you, a whole lot...

Passenger at the Tivoli

On Thursday night, Mike Rosenberg, a.k.a. Passenger, took the stage of the Tivoli, with just his guitar in tow. He quickly quipped that most...

Jamie’s Italian Brisbane

When you first think of Italian food, pasta certainly comes to mind and pasta is one thing Jamie’s Italian knows how to do well. ...

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