A day in the Brisbane CBD

One of the things you realise while travelling is how much you take your home city for granted. Foreign cities are so full of wonder and mystery, so much more than the place you spend the majority of your everyday life. But deep down you know that’s not true; you simply view your city as…

The Wig & Pen Brewery & Tavern

I’ve recently visited the nation’s capital for work, which also gave me the chance to check out the local beer scene. Canberra has some seriously cool beer spots – bottle shops filled with craft and international brews, and some funky little bars serving good food and beer (Debacle in Bradon gets an honourable mention here).…

The Townsville Brewery

Last week I was sent to the city of Townsville, North Queensland for work. I was very excited by this…not the work part of course; this was my chance to finally visit the Townsville Brewery. I’d heard many good things about this place, but also had a slight trepidation based on bad experiences I’d had…