Win a trip to Germany with Singapore Airlines!

Has Oktoberfest season got you day-dreaming about strolling through the streets of Germany? Yep – we thought so! Thanks to our exclusive airline partner, Singapore Airlines, you and a friend have the chance to WIN return flights from Brisbane to Munich, with $1000 AUD spending money in your pockets!

Whether it be sipping on steins or snacking on schnitzels, you’ll have the opportunity to experience all that Germany has to offer – and Germany has a LOT to offer the lucky winners of this prize. Wander down the scenic streets of Munich, marvel at the architecture and taste your way around the country! From the history to the culture, Germany not only has something for everyone but is also a neighbour to other bucket-list destinations. This could be the start of that European adventure you’ve been dreaming of – and we’re already jealous!

To top it all off, you’ll get to fly with the world’s most awarded airline, Singapore Airlines. Sit back and enjoy the start of an exciting journey with award-winning service at your fingertips – enjoy the delicious, locally inspired meals onboard and industry-leading seat products, making your flight experience one to remember.

Sounds almost too good to be true, right? But you’ve got to be in it to win it, so be sure to enter the competition for your chance to WIN this unbelievable getaway for you and a friend!

HOW TO ENTER:

For your chance to win, simply click here to complete our German quiz and get ready to embrace your inner German!

Good luck!

 

For full competition Terms and Conditions, go here

What’s New at Oktoberfest Brisbane 2019

Oktoberfest Brisbane is just around the corner and we can’t wait for you all to see the fantastic new additions to this year’s Festival!

COMPETITIONS

The competitions at Oktoberfest Brisbane are always a crowd favourite! Whether the men are battling it out for the Bavarian Strongmen title or the ladies are showcasing their German skills for the Miss Oktoberfest Brisbane crown, the atmosphere in the Oktoberfest Tent always comes alive!

That’s why we’re so excited to be hosting our first-ever trivia night, The Big German Quiz! This competition will test your German general knowledge with interactive questions hosted by Quiz Meisters. There are some awesome prizes up for grabs so you definitely won’t want to miss out! For more information, click HERE.

We’re also happy to be introducing our brand new sausage eating competition in collaboration with our friends Gotzinger Smallgoods. This will be taking place on both Saturdays of the Festival so if you’re a foodie with a talent for eating, be sure to come along and participate!

FOOD

Oktoberfest Brisbane really is a foodie’s dream! With a variety of authentic Bavarian cuisines to choose from, you really won’t know where to start. And to make it even harder, we’ve got three brand new food vendors joining us at the Festival this year!

Need to satisfy your sweet tooth? Diving Doughnuts will be treating you to handcrafted doughnuts made fresh on-site with the finest gourmet ingredients. If you want to indulge, this is the place to be!

Prefer something from the sea? Südsee will be bringing a variety of gourmet fresh seafood, all served with “the best chips in the universe”. Is your mouth watering yet?

Maybe you’re looking for something to share? Flammkuchen Pizza will be firing up the ovens to serve you incredible authentic wood-fired pizza. You can never go wrong with pizza!

DRINKS

Bier is a large part of German culture, but we understand it’s not for everyone. This year, we’ve even got TWO brand new drinks for our non-bier lovers to enjoy!

The Katlenburger Mango Sparkling Wine is the perfect sweet treat all wine lovers need in their lives! A crowd favourite among the Oktoberfest Brisbane tasting crew, this one is definitely worth a try.

In the mood for something a little fancier? The Zentini Hugo Primitivo is a traditional German cocktail made from prosecco, elderberry syrup, mint leaves, and ice. It’s the most refreshing summertime treat!

ENTERTAINMENT

There’s so much new entertainment this year we don’t even know where to start!

With three new additions to our Roving Entertainment line-up, the fun really will come to you. Kids will find hours of entertainment with Balloon Twisting and The Tinkerers Puppet Show. They will also be happy to hear Hans and Ava (our incredible Acro Duo) will be back again this year with their new friend, Helga! We can’t wait to see what this Acro Trio gets up to.

To top it all off, we even have Pony Rides at this year’s Festival! These will be happening each Sunday of the Festival so be sure to bring the little ones along for a day they won’t be forgetting anytime soon!

We can’t wait to see you all there!

Where to stay for Oktoberfest Brisbane 2019

Looking to stay close to the Brisbane Showgrounds for Oktoberfest Brisbane this year? Well, our accommodation partners have you sorted!

Brisbane Riverview Hotel

Our Principal Hotel Partner, Brisbane Riverview Hotel, is the perfect place to sit back and relax after a long day enjoying all the festivities at Oktoberfest Brisbane.

Overlooking the Brisbane River and set in a stunning resort-style environment, this hotel provides spacious and well-appointed guest rooms that offer a warm and inviting ambience. The team at Riverview strives to exceed their guest’s every need and offer complimentary car parking and wi-fi for all guests and visitors.

Click HERE to book your accommodation and receive 2 complimentary tickets to Oktoberfest Brisbane as well as 2 full buffet breakfasts. What more could you need?

Rydges Fortitude Valley

Located opposite the Brisbane Showgrounds in Bowen Hills, Rydges Fortitude Valley provides a contemporary getaway only a few minutes walk from the entry gates to Oktoberfest Brisbane.

Their chic, sophisticated rooms have free wi-fi and flat-screen TVs, as well as desks, minibars, and tea and coffee-making facilities. Family rooms can be booked to include extra beds for the little ones and room service is available 24/7, what could be better! Other amenities include a heated outdoor pool, a 24-hour gym, and a trendy farm-to-table restaurant and bar.

Click HERE to book with Rydges and get 20% off their best available rate for your Oktoberfest Brisbane stay.

Belise

Located on the corner of St Pauls Terrace and Brookes Street in Bowen Hills, Belise is just a stone’s throw away from all the Oktoberfest Brisbane fun. With a range of 1, 2 and 3 bedroom apartments with generous living spaces, fully equipped kitchens, and spacious balconies, Belise can comfortably fit groups of all sizes!

Belise is offering 2 & 3-night packages including breakfast for 2 people and one ticket to Oktoberfest Brisbane per person per day.

Click HERE to book your room now and don’t forget to use the promo code ‘OKTOBF19’.

From hotels to apartments, we’ve got you covered with the best deals for your Oktoberfest Brisbane weekend. If you haven’t got your tickets yet, click HERE to get them today! We can’t wait to see you all at the Festival!

Oktoberfest Brisbane – More than just Bier!

Bier is a large part of German culture, but we also know that bier is not for everyone. There are plenty more beverages on offer at Oktoberfest Brisbane, so rest assured knowing there’s something for everyone! We’ve even added two BRAND NEW drinks to the menu this year, but more on that later!

Is wine your drink of choice?

Then Oktoberfest Brisbane’s Wine and Champagne Bar is the place for you! Here you’ll find a wide range of red, white, and sparkling wines, as well as our brand new Hugo cocktail. Here’s the full list:

  • Dr.Zensen Riesling Trocken (white)
  • Wine in a Glass (white)
  • Wine in a Glass (red)
  • Brogsitter “Terra Noir” Dornfelder Trocken (red)
  • Kupferberg Gold Trocken (sparkling)
  • Moët & Chandon Brut Impérial (champagne)
  • NEW! Katlenburger Mango Sparkling Wine – This delicious beverage is the perfect sweet treat all wine lovers need in their lives!
  • NEW! The Zentini Hugo Primitivo – This traditional German cocktail is made from prosecco, elderberry syrup, mint leaves, soda water, and ice. It is the most refreshing summertime treat!

Perhaps liqueurs are more your style?

Well, Oktoberfest Brisbane’s Schnapp’s Bar will be right up your alley! Choose from a range of delicious drinks including:

  • Apple Schnapps with Lemonade
  • Blackcurrant Schnapps with Lemonade
  • Peach Schnapps with Lemonade
  • Wild Cherry Schnapps with Lemonade
  • Jagdtraum and Red Bull

Looking to enjoy your weekend without any alcohol? Great! There are ample non-alcoholic beverages to enjoy throughout the festival including:

  • Water
  • Soft drinks
  • Energy drinks
  • Coffee
  • Tea

There are so many wonderful beverage choices at Oktoberfest Brisbane you won’t know where to start! Just remember, when you immerse yourself in German culture, be sure to do it responsibly!