Things To Do In West End

Things To Do In West End


The West End in Brisbane is an excellent place to visit if you are interested in having a bit of fun. The primary reason for this is that it’s home to a large number of various activities, which means that it can suite all tastes. The fact that the area is within reach also means that the logistics to get there are very simple to organize. Some of the activities you can take part in when you visit include:

Enjoy the Fire Festival

This is an activity that is held each night when there is a full moon. There are many activities that you can take part in during the fire festival, including dancing, fire spinning and fire twirling. The fact that all this is held under a full moon gives it a surreal feel, which makes it a very interesting destination to visit. The festival is usually held in Orleigh Park once a month between 7 and 10pm.

In addition to dancing, making new friends and indulging in other forms of entertainment, you can also try your hand at fire twirling as well. All the entertainment is free, and you only need to come with your refreshments and blankets or chairs. You should keep in mind that the event is alcohol and drug free.

Visit the Art and Design Precinct

This is an art gallery located in the West End of Brisbane. The main goal of the gallery is to help in increasing the profile of the local artistes. If you are a fan of the arts, you can visit it when they organize their shows and displays and indulge in the various forms of art including performance art and some of the paintings as well.

Visit BoxVintage to see some of the fashion

If you are interested in fashion, visiting the Boxvintage store in the west end is likely to be an eye opener for you. This is a vintage clothing store that stocks high quality used clothing at affordable rates. Though the clothing is used, you will always get the impression that it’s very new, since it’s so well taken care of. They have a very wide range of clothing on offer.

Learn salsa

You can also take the opportunity to learn salsa when you visit the West End. There are numerous studios that offer high quality lessons including Rio Rhythmics. Of course, signing up for such classes also offers you an opportunity to mingle with the locals!



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