Like drama? You’ll love ‘Tosca’ by Opera Australia

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If there’s one thing to know about Tosca, is that she never knew what she had coming to her. She’s part femme fatale, part manipulator whose conniving and playing of the waif all come crashing down on her and you’re left feeling overwhelmingly final at the crescendo of Opera Australia‘s production of this season’s Tosca by […]

What a date night at the Sunset Cinema in North Sydney is like

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There are few things in life that are as sacred as going to the cinema, and getting a choc top to merrily munch on during the previews. There is also nothing quite like sitting under the stars on a warm summer’s night and feeling the breeze in your Maybelline locks. Put the two together and […]

Australia’s burgundy wine celebration is on again

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Love wine? Love Burgundy; it only makes sense. For those with the nose and the palette to accompany, the ultimate celebration of all things wine is on again this month in yet another iteration of Australia’s Burgundy Wine Festival, from 26-30 March. Inspired by New York’s renowned La Paulée de Meursault, and brought to Australia […]

How to eat for autumn according to Brick Lane chef, Joey Ingram

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Summer’s over. Gone are the backyard barbecues, beach sessions and fresh, light, ‘summertime vibes’ menus we’ve learnt to love over the past three months as the weather changes and so to do the food offerings in our favourite restaurants. There’s sometimes a stark difference between what goes on in the kitchen when the sun’s pelting […]

Make a racquet at Social Serve End of Summer rooftop party

Social Serve tennis

Charity is turning it out at the end of the summer season this year with the Rose Bay’s Lyne Park Tennis Centre transforming into the ultimate social tennis event Social Serve’s the End of Summer event. The charity event is all about great drinks, gourmet eats, beats and a giant serving of social tennis to support people […]

Holden is taking on Mardi Gras in the greatest way

Holden Sydney Gay Lesbian Mardi Gras 'Mardi Cars', THE F

Holden Australia is this year taking-on the Sydney gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras parade down Oxford Street with its own motorcade of ‘Mardi Cars’ and hot muscled men to adorn them. You’d better turn-up. MORE: Score a fabulous night’s stay at the QT Sydney here The rainbow-painted utes will lead the parade carrying stars including US […]

Meet GITA: the incredibly cool new way robots are doing life for you

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They want to understand the new needs of young generations. And they’ve hit the nail right on the head with the advancement of what is the coolest development in drone technology and personal chaperoning: GITA (pron. j-eeta).  You might have seen this video go viral on social media lately… It’s easy to see why. A personal drone […]

There are 4 reasons 12-Micron restaurant in Barangaroo is worth visiting

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As part of Sydney’s new squillion-dollar development by the Harbour, Barangaroo, there’s a new 230-seater restaurant in town as one of the big players to the scene. And it’s excellent. There are four amazing reasons this colossal 230-seater restaurant and late night dessert bar called 12-Micron are a must when visiting the area or Sydney […]

What makes ‘March into Merivale’ so special this year

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March into Merivale, Sydney’s most highly anticipated food festival of gastronomic proportions, is back! Taking over the heart of Sydney city’s ‘entertainment’ precinct, March into Merivale brings together all the renowned Merivale food and drink retailers from around the city and its constantly-extending surrounds to celebrate what they’re all about: food, grog and the life. […]

Valentine’s Day dinner with Sydney’s Balla restaurant at The Star

Balla The Star

Described as the Italian jewel of The Star‘s signature dining options, Balla takes a modern interpretation on tradition Italian cuisine, and teams it with amazing harbour views and exceptional service, the outcome is a dining experience you won’t quickly forget. This Valentine’s Day, Balla brought out all the stops, ensuring it was a very special experience […]

Bondi Hardware celebrates its 5th birthday

Bondi Hardware 5th Birthday Sydney THE F 1

If you’re a Bondi local, you would’ve noticed the local haunt that is Bondi Hardware adopted to Neutral Bay venue SoCal’s aesthetic, menu and the rest of it for long enough to kind of forget what made Bondi Hardware so Bondi. So, to pay homage to their 5th birthday, Bondi Hardware is back this month with the same […]

Go Mardi Gras mad this year with a special deal at QT Sydney

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Mardi Gras is upon us and it’s about to turn up! MORE: Here’s the best place in Sydney to see the parade unfold The glitter has been bought, heels tight tight, jockstraps sold-out and gays and lesbians out in full force in Sydney and the country to celebrate the national day of pride, inclusivity, equal […]