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The Mercedes-Benz Fashion Festival Brisbane is back, fresher and fiercer than ever for 2013 from Sunday 25thAugust until Saturday 31st August.  Teaming an iconic new venue with the hottest Spring/Summer collections, the Fashion Festival is returning to its most iconic home at the newly-refurbished City Hall, with free events held at the Queen St Mall stage, expect to see an exciting new program and runway format this August. 

City Hall is the veritable heart of Brisbane and one of the city’s most important heritage landmarks, providing the perfect backdrop for a celebration of Queensland’s local industry and the spectacle of a lavish fashion event.  The Mercedes-Benz Fashion Festival Brisbane is Queensland’s standalone, major runway programme and Australia’s foremost consumer fashion event showcasing Spring/Summer collections. Featuring some of the most desirable labels in Australian fashion alongside the best of local Queensland designers and retailers, the Fashion Festival presents a tantalising cross-section of the season’s hottest trends and awe-inspiring showpieces.  The Fashion Festival showcases new-season collections as they drop in-store, meaning that every item seen on the runway is available to buy.  For more information go to www.bnecity.com.au

See Napoleon Perdis Top 5 Looks on Friday 30th August from 12.30pm at the Queen Street Mall Stage.  Fresh from Hollywood, Australia's leading makeup artist Napoleon Perdis will present his seasonal trend forecast of the key five makeup looks for Spring/Summer. Napoleon and his talented National Creative Team will show you how to translate these trends from the runway and into real life while revealing some of his favourite backstage tips and tricks for instant glamification.

Bracken Ridge State School Binburra Street at Bracken Ridge have their  Spring Fair on Saturday 31st August from 11am to 4pmRides! Rides! Rides! There’s Dodgem Cars, Cha Cha, Jumping Castle, Giant Slide, Alien lazer tag, all-new Bumper Balls and Animal Farm. Great food too including BBQ, Nachos, Slinky Spuds, Wood fired pizzas, Dipping Dots, Mr Whippy, Fairy Floss, Icey cups, Sweets, Cakes and more. Grab a bargain at the Market Stalls, Book Stall & Father's Day Craft Stall. There's a Cent Auction, School Bands and Choirs, Roary is coming to visit and Hogster too. Even a Gold Coast Holiday to be won!! 11am to 4pm - Binburra St, Bracken Ridge.  Contact Bracken Ridge State School for further details including Stall Holder applications