Our top 5 things to do this Easter long weekend!

1. Discover hidden talents at the Spicers Tamarind Retreat Cooking School

This Saturday the 15th of April experience rich, aromatic and spicy flavours. Thai food has a unique way to incorporate ingredients with a simplicity that surprises the palate.  Learn to incorporate flavours and methods derived from both the north and south of Thailand in a comfortable environment. This cooking class you will learn to cook marinated pork and coconut soup, Tamarind coconut chicken lon with spooning vegetables, hot and sour prawn salad, green curry paste and green curry of white fish.

To wow your friends and family with your newly acquired Thai cooking skills, book here.


2. Treat yourself to a high tea at Spicers Balfour Hotel 

Set in an intimate neighbourhood restaurant, The Balfour Kitchen is a hidden gem amongst the inner Brisbane suburb of New Farm. Indulge in a delicious high tea experience inside our beautiful art-deco hotel or enjoy the alfresco experience of a classic Queenslander wrap-around verandah and intimate courtyard shaded by Frangipani trees. With sumptuous sweets and mouth-watering savoury sensations, the Balfour High Tea is the perfect afternoon treat for your Easter weekend (to view the menu click here).

To discover this unique dining experience, phone 3358 8888 to book.


3. Savour delicious flavours The Short Apron, Spicers Clovelly Estate

Why not try the brand new relaxed, fresh and zesty lunchtime menu at Spicers Clovelly Estate this Easter long weekend and experience the best of the Sunshine Coast’s stunning seafood and summer produce.  With an uncomplicated take on fresh local produce and flavours The Short Apron provides friendly personal service and exquisite ‘French inspired’ menus in a serene country setting, what’s not to love!?

To view the menu or to book a table, click here.


4. Pamper yourself at Spicers Hidden Vale‘s Spa Anise

With a wide range of facials, massages and spa treatments, this exclusive on-site Spa Anise day spa offers a truly unique experience and a complete sense of rejuvenation. Whether it’s a Revitalising Remedial Massage, Replenishing Morroccan Rose Facial, or simply spending time amongst our beautiful 12,000 acres of true Australian bush, you’re bound to receive the revitalisation you’re in need of this Easter long weekend.

To book in for a treatment phone, 5465 5900.


5. Indulge in a five-course degustation lunch at Spicers Peak Lodge

Embark on a adventure to Queensland’s Scenic Rim this Easter long weekend and visit Spicers Peak Lodge, stunningly situated on a mountain top, 1,200 metres above sea level. Let your cares melt away and invigorate your taste buds in an award-winning, gourmet experience at the two-hatted, Peak Restaurant. Inspired by local produce and a passion for matching food to wine, the five-course tasting menu is a culinary journey like no other.

To make a lunch booking for this weekend phone, 4666 1083.


Spicers Retreats wishes everyone a safe and happy Easter.