Pig Out this Easter Long Weekend

Kicking around Brisbane this Easter long weekend? Swap the chocolate for beer and your Sunday Easter hunt for the Joshua v Parker fight because Pig ‘N’ Whistle is open ALL weekend! Here’s how to keep you and the fam entertained over the four day Easter break.


Good Friday: 11:00am-10:00pm
Saturday 31st: 8:30am-3:00am
Sunday 1st: 4:00am-2:00am
Monday 2nd: 11:00am-2:00am

We’re predicting you’ll be thirsty by Thursday. Come Hangout with Young Henrys who will popping up in Riverside’s beer garden! With live music, giveaways, samples and more it will be the perfect way to kick off your Easter long weekend.

On Sunday Riverside will be opening early at 4am for the Joshua v Parker fight. WBA and IBF world heavyweight champion Joshua meets WBO title-holder Parker in what will be an epic showdown. Breakfast is available from 7am with beers from 9am. Click here for more information.

Queen Street Mall

Open 24/7

Nothing. If all you want this Easter long weekend is a great feed, a beer and maybe a spot of food… Head to the Pig ‘N’ Whistle on Queen Street Mall.

King George Square

Good Friday: 7:00am-12:00am
Saturday 31st: 7:00am-12:00am
Sunday 1st: 7:00am-11:00pm
Monday 2nd: 10:00am-11:00pm

On Thursday 29 March King George Square will see the first ever installation of one million stars, woven for peace to signify the hope end to all violence.  Join this community gathering at 5.30pm for a 6pm lighting. The One Million Stars installation, presented by the Museum of Brisbane, will be open to the public from the 29th March to the 15th April as part of Festival 2018 during GC2018.

Brunswick Street

Good Friday: 10:00am-10:00pm
Saturday 31st: 9:30am-3:00am
Sunday 1st: 9:30am-12:00am
Monday 2nd: 11:00am-12:00am

Cointreau have taken over Brunswick Street’s beer garden! With carafes of Cointreau cocktails, live music and the most beautiful outdoor setting ever, Brunswick Street is a beautiful spot to settle in for the evening. Check out what it looks like here.

If you’re heading away, save the date instead for Brunswick Street’s next Meet the Brewer event. Archer Brewing will be taking over the taps and you’ll get the opportunity to meet the brewers themselves, ask questions and mingle with like minded, beer-loving individuals!

West End

Good Friday: 10:00am-11:00pm
Saturday 31st: 8:00am-2:00am
Sunday 1st: 8:00am-12:00am
Monday 2nd: 11:00am-12:00am

Sport, sport, sport. Not only is there copious amounts televised live from all over the world, the Brisbane Lions, Roar and Broncos all have home games this weekend. Settle in with a beer and watch it on our big screens or join us for a feed before wandering across to Suncorp Stadium.

On Sunday 1 April West End will open at 7am for the Joshua v Parker fight. It will be live and loud on the projector screen and we recommend you book a table now to avoid disappointment.


Good Friday: 10:00am-11:00pm
Saturday 31st: 8:00am-4:00am
Sunday 1st: 7:00am-4:00am
Monday 2nd: 10:00am-4:00am

On Sunday 1 April Indooroopilly will open at 7am for the Joshua v Parker fight. We’ll be serving breakfast from 9am and if the better half gets bored, send them off into Indooroopilly Shopping Centre. Book a table now to avoid disappointment.

If you’re searching for something a little fancier, Indooroopilly’s Bistrot will be serving High Tea every day over the Easter long weekend!

Redbank Plains

Good Friday: 10:00am-11:00pm (no gaming)
Saturday 31st: 8:00am-4:00am
Sunday 1st: 7:00am-4:00am
Monday 2nd: 10:00am-4:00am

Live music by Kristie Lea will take place on Saturday 31 March from 7pm. Treat the kids to a meal, listen to Kristie play tunes, watch a little sport and kick on into the evening!

There is no better place in Ipswich to watch the Joshua v Parker fight than Redbank Plains! The venue will open at 7am on Sunday 1 April with breakfast followed by beers at 10am. Book a table here. And don’t forget… We’re open for breakfast every Saturday and Sunday from 8am!