You can now take art off the walls at the Gallery of NSW and it’s OK

IKEA removable art exhibition Gallery NSW THE F 4

If you grew up watching the Pink Panther and hoping that one day you could walk into one of the world’s most renowned art galleries and take some sensational works, then now is your time. IKEA is on its third round of artwork capsule collections this year that take what is well and good about […]

Jamie Oliver is shaking up the Australian food scene and it’s great

Jamie Oliver Italian selfie

Jamie Oliver is back! Part out of his touted love for Australia, but primarily because the Keystone Group went into receivership, which put his six ‘Jamie’s Italian’ restaurant in Australia right in the firing line. It would be a strange sensation, bidding in a business war to take back the company with your own name on it, […]

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 […]

An exclusive peek at the majesty of the World Class Cocktail Week menu

Diageo // World Class Cocktail Week Launch Dinner

There’s one thing to know about World Class Cocktail Week in Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane from 7-13 May: you want to go. With over 100 events between the cities, uncountable numbers of awesome bartenders who’ve dedicated their lives and lustre to the art of the alcoholic cocktail and some of the country’s best restaurants and bars […]

Mother’s Day gift ideas that won’t let her down

Mother's Day gift

Mums are good. That’s why they have a day dedicated to the fact we love and thank them for carrying us for 9 months to bring us into the world. Love them, treasure them, buy them nice stuff; you know the drill. Here are some ideas to keep her happy and show your love… Sunshine […]

Cocktails at ‘The Ugly Duckling’ are a must this World Class Cocktail Week

Ugly Duckling Richmond Melbourne World Class Cocktail Week THE F feature bartender

There is in Melbourne, tucked away in Richmond – as Melbourne does so well – a cocktail bar called The Ugly Duckling, which is in fact, as far from accurate a name as can be. They’re participating in this year’s World Class Cocktail Week – a celebrating of all things ‘cocktail’ – and doing so […]

World Class Cocktail Week is on, so The Gretz is where you need to be

The Gretz cocktail bar Enmore Sydney World Class Cocktail Week THE F 1

If cocktails are your thing and you can’t help but have a tipple at all of the best venues Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane combined, have to offer, then World Class Cocktail Week is for you. It all comes to a head on World Cocktail Day after the week’s conclusion from 7-13 May, which you can […]

Where to take Mum to eat in Sydney this Mother’s Day

Zebra Green Bondi Junction Dinner THE F 6

It’s Mother’s Day soon! And if you’re too slack to get her an awesome gift the likes of any on this year’s Mother’s Day gift guide, then maybe lunch or dinner is in order. Don’t delay and book now because these places fill up fast. 12-Micron 12-Micron caters for every mum this Mother’s Day with […]

Holden Astra 2017 test drive

Holden Astra 2017 car review test drive THE F

Cars are good. What makes them better? When they’re as good as the 2017 Holden Astra, of course. The car takes what you know about zippy inner-city cars and bumps it up a notch. With enough torque to take you from the side streets to the coastal roads with enough ease and enjoyment as you’d […]

Why ‘Carmen Handa Opera on Sydney Harbour’ is the best date night

Handa Opera Sydney Harbour Carmen THE F fireworks

It’s true when Bizet scripted his famous opera ‘Carmen‘ in 1875, he never would’ve thought it would be played out on such an international – albeit floating – stage, received so loved by thousands. Opera Australia has reimagined the classic and turned it out on the flotilla stage that has stunned the world for years […]

WIN a Mother’s Day Gift haul she’ll freak out over

Mothers Day giveaway Yamaha THE F

It’s Mother’s Day (and our gift guide is here) so it makes sense for there to be a giveaway worthy of giving the woman who gave you everything. Right? Yamaha has teamed-up with THE F this Mother’s Day to offer you – or your Mother – a pretty great Yamaha haul for all her audio […]

Melbourne’s International Flower & Garden show was bloomin’ awesome

Melbourne International Flower Garden Festival MIFGS THE F 19

Who doesn’t like flowers, plants and gardens?! The Melbourne International Flower and Garden Show took to Melbourne once again and attracted 101,000 green thumbs to the Royal Exhibition Building. What a sight! The Show was a true feast for all five senses, with visually stunning Show Gardens designed by the nation’s best landscaping talent, the scent of […]