Turns out you actually need a CROSS pen in your life; here’s how to win

Cross Pen giveaway THE F

In this world of computers the need for being the one to answer anyone’s desperate plea, “does someone have a pen?” with a confident “yes” is becoming less-and-less a thing. But that doesn’t mean it shouldn’t happen. Being the man who can effortlessly flick out a fine writing apparatus to save the day has something to […]

Wednesday truffle wheels at Salt Meats Cheese is a steal

Salt Meats Cheese THE F

There’s a little place in Broadway in Sydney that you need to add to the list. It’s called Salt Meats Cheese and they do easy, quick, delicious, accessible Italian food – think pizzas, pastas and cocktails alongside wine – that on Wednesdays offers something altogether unique. The ‘truffle wheel’ comes out on Wednesday evenings, which is […]

1821 will change everything you’ve come to know about Greek food

1821 Sydney

1821 for Greece is significant for two reasons: for one, it’s the year of the country’s independence, so y’know, a big deal, but for two, it’s the name of a Greek restaurant in Sydney that will floor you. It’s the baby of owner Jim Kospetas, that took the best of Greek food, added a unique ‘contemporary […]

Find your zen at Sydney’s best yoga Billabong Retreat

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Sometimes you just need some paradise. Just a little bit of absolute, ‘someone else is going to be cooking for me?’, pristine, birdcalls 24/7, fairy lights up to your log cabin, dew on rose petals kind of paradise. Well, Billabong Eco-retreat is paradise with a capital ‘Hello Honey I’m Home To Stay.’ The gorgeous drive […]

Spanish baroque music in Sydney like you’ve never seen before

If there’s one thing you should know about the Australian Brandenburg Orchestra in Sydney, is that it’s good. And they manage to produce a sound as stunning as the best orchestras around without as many in the assembly as the likes of the Sydney or Melbourne Symphony Orchestras. With a lot more charisma. Their latest performance […]

Barangaroo is turning it up this year for VIVID Sydney

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Barangaroo is Sydney’s latest and great development, which is said to churn billions through the coffers of the city and really up the ante of what Sydney itself has to offer in terms of hospitality. There have been heaps of new restaurants and establishments open their doors in the new development over the past months and […]

Negroni week is back for the 5th year, so be apart of it

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Negroni week is back! The time has come to can that drinking ban. In its fifth year, the week-long international charity initiative will take place from 5-11 June, with bars, clubs and restaurants from across the world coming together over the classic Negroni cocktail – the one and only iconic mix of Campari, gin and red vermouth – […]

Lunch at Wild Sage in Cammeray is one of Sydney’s musts

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You know those little known suburban eateries that are more reserved for locals than anything, but do food so good that you kind of kick yourself for not having discovered it earlier? Yep, Wild Sage in Cammeray is one of those. It’s located in one of those super manicured local shopping centres, riddled with cafes […]

Opera Australia’s ‘Two Weddings, One Bride’ will change opera for you

Two Weddings One Bride Opera Australia Playhouse THE F 2

The words ‘opera’ and ‘humour’ don’t often come together when replaying majestic tales of love lost and heartbreak from hundreds of years ago, until you seethe latest Two Weddings, One Bride by Opera Australia. As at last the Joan Sutherland Theatre in the Sydney Opera House undergoes its $200 million acoustic renovation, Opera Australia has been […]

MJ Bale does the Kingston Collection

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M.J. Bale is a suit label synonymous with suave, so with the latest release of the Kingston Collection, you know it’s worth paying attention to. The new Kingston Collection is the first single origin suiting collection for the men’s suiting and generally dapper brand, that wholly celebrates their sustainable and ethical roots and initiatives. By working with ‘the […]

5 hidden gems to eat at in Western Sydney

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It’s the Sydney with amazing places, yet to be discovered!

Chargrill Charlie’s celebrates International Hamburger Day

Chargrill Charlies international burger day THE F

Just in case the awesomeness of what Chargrill Charlie’s means to you isn’t enough in its entirety, then what they’re doing with burgers these days is sure to knock you off your perch. For what is possibly one of the most important and delicious days of the calendar, Chargrill Charlie’s will be turning out 50% […]