For those who have ever considered what life would be like living the high life in the inner city – read on…
Mater Prize Home Lottery No. 281 really is like no other. Conveniently situated in Southpoint’s Emporium Residences on Tribune Street South Brisbane, it is close enough to experience all that Brisbane’s CBD has to offer, without feeling you live where you (potentially) work.
This sleek and stylish three bedroom apartment is nine floors up and features an ever-inviting entertainer’s balcony with Brisbane River and CBD views. Peering out you really can’t believe just how close this immaculate property is to the thriving CBD. There is so much to offer the inner city resident with shopping, dining and entertainment options; it’s no wonder it is a sought after destination for people moving interstate or just closer to the action. Walk, ferry it or take the train (the stop is located next to the building!) and you will be in this busy metropolis in minutes.
Shopaholics beware–Brisbane’s CBD may just drain that credit card! Whether its fashion, homewares, technology or a special gift you’re after Brisbane’s CBD has it all.
No shopping trip would be complete without having a browse down Queen Street Mall. With 700 retailers spanning 500 metres you know there will be something to capture your attention.
At the top of the mall The Myer Centre is a popular Brisbane institution showcasing nine floors of long-established brands targeting all age groups and shopping requirements. There’s no doubt you will come away with a purchase in hand.
Heading down the street you will be greeted by the stunning Brisbane Arcade. This classic multi-levelled establishment features top Australian fashion designers who lead trends in race wear, evening wear, smart casual and couture. If you have somewhere fancy to be you are sure to find the perfect garment here.
The next shopping mecca along the mall is the iconic Wintergarden. This gorgeous centre is still going strong after 100 years following a spectacular $100 million redevelopment. Featuring a modern three dimensional façade, sprinkled with LED lights, Wintergarden lights up the mall each night drawing in crowds to their flagship retailers.
And last but certainly not least you will find the opulent Queen’s Plaza toward the bottom of Mall. This relatively new building has brought the world’s luxury brands to Brisbane. You no longer need to travel interstate to shop Tiffany, Louis Vuitton, Burberry and Bvlgari.
Next stop – coffee! No reputable city is worth its weight without delivering the supreme liquid gold that is coffee. Many caffeine dependents flock to Brisbane’s CBD for their favourite sweet smelling roasted beans to start their day. There are too many superb cafes to mention but if you walk 20 metres in any direction you’re sure to stumble across one.
If you’re looking for a break on your shopping spree pop in for a magical high tea at Brisbane Arcade’s Room with Roses and get back to the focus of the day – shopping!
For those searching for an evening dining experience the closest hub is Eagle Street Pier. Catch the City Hopper ferry only two stops from your home at Emporium Residences and you will be greeted with a hive of restaurants and bars; most with stunning Brisbane River views. For a stylish and trendy setting book in for dinner at Pony or Blackbird where you can watch the sun set on the Storey Bridge whilst having a pre-dinner cocktail on their expansive deck.
If you have a very special occasion and the above destinations just don’t cut it, head to Aria for the ultimate in fine dining. Owned by celebrity chef Matt Moran, this option may be pricey but it is every bit worth it.
Brisbane CBD’s dining experiences are abound and have never been so accessible before living at Mater Prize Home Lottery No. 281. Purchase your ticket today to live in this supreme location with these amazing venues on your doorstep.
Whilst eating and drinking (and shopping) are true necessities in life, there is so much more to do in Brisbane’s CBD that will ensure every weekend is bulging with entertainment options.
You can see the gorgeous historic Treasury Casino from the balcony of Mater Prize Home lottery No. 281 so take the short walk and enjoy an evening of live sport, music and of course all the pokies and betting table options your heart desires.
A late night at the casino could see a quiet following day and Brisbane City Botanic Gardens is the perfect riverside spot to throw down a rug for a picnic and snooze. These expansive and intricate manicured gardens really make you feel like you’re well away from the hustle and bustle of Brisbane’s city centre.
Another relaxing and popular destination is The Jan Powers Farmers Market located in Reddacliff Place each Wednesday from 8 am to 6 pm. Strolling the stalls you will come across high quality, locally grown produce along with yummy exotic foods that are sure to whet the palate.
Brisbane’s CBD has so much to offer! This unique $2.1 million apartment and lifestyle could be yours if you win Mater Prize Home lottery No. 281. Take your chances and buy a ticket today. You never know – the winner could be you!