Vidal wines from New Zealand is taking wine to new heights

Vidal Legacy Vintage Hugh Critchton THE F wine waiter

Vidal is a New Zealand wine that will have you ‘please and yes and and more sir’–ing until Galadriel gets wind of the nectar and its no more for you. Until that days comes, it’s eat, drink and be merry for tomorrow. We might have to admit to the neighbours across the sea that they […]

Kings Cross’ old Hugo’s site is being born again with the launch of Chula

Chula Mexican restaurant Potts Point Sydney THE F dining room

When a group of hospitality leaders fly a guy in from Mexico to head their kitchen in a new Mexican restaurant, you know the result is going to be good. That’s exactly what Peter Lew and Nicole Galloway – the brains behind the well-loved Barrio Cellar and Fei Jai in Sydney – have decided to […]

The Merry Widow operetta is coming to the Melbourne Arts Centre in November

Opera Australia Merry Widow

If operettas (little operas) are more your thing than full-blown three-hour productions, then The Merry Widow might be right up your alley. Especially flown in for it, Melbourne-born international opera star Danielle de Niese will make a return to home to perform in her first opera in Australia. MORE: It’s been a decade since the […]

Ferruccio Furlanetto & Igor Tchetuev in recital with Opera Australia

Feruccio Furlanetto Opera Australia recital

World renowned baritone, Italian Ferruccio Furlanetto flew in to Sydney recently to make an appearance on the stage of the Sydney Recital Hall that was more than well-received. For an hour and twenty minutes, he and pianist, Ukrainian Igor Tchetuev performed in a recital after Furlanetto wound-up his acclaimed performances as King Philip II in Don Carlos to give […]

There’s a Global Millennial Summit coming to Sydney you should know about

Millennial summit Sydney

There’s a global millennial summit coming to Sydney and now is the time to rally. Sydney has been chosen as the newest location for the global Millennial 20/20 Summit an this year will draw in about 3,000 millennials and their fans (if they exist) to Carriageworks on 14 and 15 November 2017. The whole thing is […]

West Hollywood’s newest hotel in the heart of the Design District, La Peer

La Peer Hotel West Hollywood THE F Bar

Around the corner from Craig’s, down the road from The Abbey, super close to the West Hollywood design district and located just a stone’s throw from West Hollywood’s most recently completed hotel The Jeremy West Hollywood stands La Peer Hotel. Or more, what will be La Peer Hotel when it’s completed in January 2018. It […]

Reed Gift Fair Sydney is back in great style

Reed Gift Fair Sydney THE F

Reed Gift Fair returned to Sydney in epic style at The Retail Quarter at the ICC Sydney Exhibition Centre. The theme? With December now imminent, Christmas was the focus, turning out all the merriment and festive cheers you’d expect from a gathering of over 211 retailers. Splitting up the exhibition appropriately into four quarters was […]

Wild Sage has opened a second restaurant in Barangaroo and you NEED to go

Wild Sage Barangaroo THE F

Think urban-cool, mixed with all the bells-and-whistles of contemporary interior design coupled with a seriously f&%$-off good menu and you have the latest iteration of Wild Sage Sydney. Since opening their first restaurant in Cammeray NSW, the name has become one in the same enough with seriously quality food and a nice atmosphere that the […]

There’s a Tiny Tokyo at the ivy Pool Club for the month of October

ivy Pool Club Sydney Tony Tokyo rooftop bar THE F swimming

Say konichiwa to the tiny bars at Tiny Tokyo at the ivy Pool Club in Sydney. Almost everyone you speak to lately is off to Japan to ski the slopes at Hokkaido, take in the views of Mt. Fuji and explore the laneways of Tokyo. Now you can get a glimpse of all the wonder and […]

A Melbourne and Sydney bar have been named two of the world’s best

Black pearl Bar Melbourne cocktail bartender Chris Hysted Adams

It’s pretty often these days some amazing feat of Australian ingenuity, taste, sophistication and talent gets recognised internationally, because we really are quite awesome, BUT these are especially good. Two Australian cocktail bars have nabbed a spot in the top 50 ranking of the world’s best bars in Europe, giving tastemakers from around the world […]

Hilton Sydney’s latest spring seasonal table cocktail: cumquats

Glass Brasserie Hilton Hotel cumquats spring table

The Spring menu continues at the Hilton Sydney this month and their dine-in restaurant, the Glass Brasserie, are getting even more creative. MORE: See what Hilton Sydney can do with asparagus in a cocktail The menu has moved on from vegetables to fruits, mirroring Sydney’s own gradual transition to the warmer months of Spring. The […]

Why new Jaybird RUN True Wireless Sport Headphones are your new best friend

Man running lake

Runners take note – headphone technology leader Jaybird has launched a new wireless model specifically with you in mind. Designed using insights gained from top runners around the world, Jaybird RUN True Wireless Sport Headphones offer a secure, lightweight and comfortable fit, and they’re sweat proof, water-resistant and skip-free. They also look pretty damn sexy. […]