Wines you need on hand this Valentine’s Day

Man holding red wineglass on sofa

With Valentine’s Day around the corner, your mind goes to one of three places: sex, food and wine. Most important being the latter. If you know what’s good for you, invest in something quality drops to impress the squeeze and enjoy the day into the night. Champagne Duperrey Vintage Brut 2011 Champagne Duperrey Vintage Brut […]

Menulog is taking over Sydney with simple style

Menulog at home zone THE F Sydney 2

Celebrating Chinese New Year and the year of the rooster is now a hell of a lot easier thanks to Menulog, which with this Lunar Markets in the city, launched its ‘At-Home Zone’, making easy food even easier.  Think bean bags, chilled vibes and nothing but easy relaxation at the markets with the uniquely Menulog zone, […]

You don’t know ‘World Nutella Day’ til you’ve seen it at Tella Balls

Tella Balls cafe Sydney

Tella Balls know how to do anything with Nutella. So, for World Nutella Day – which falls on 5 February – you know they’ve got something good planned. They’re celebrating with the ultimate pancake challenge: devour into six stacked pancakes smothered in Nutella topped with vanilla bean gelato in 10 minutes to win the meal for […]

Celebrate Year of the Rooster at Spice Temple Sydney

To celebrate the Year of the Rooster for Lunar New Year, Spice Temple Sydney will be presenting a special Chinese New Year banquet menu from 23 January to 5 February. Neil Perry and Head Chef Andy Evans have created this special menu incorporating ingredients that promote health, wealth and prosperity during the New Year festivities. […]

The best bits about a bountiful degustation at Gateway Sydney

Hero Sushi Train

As a small-town suburban girl strolling her way through the CBD, Sydney city’s wealth of food eateries is unparalleled. Crossing cuisines, varying in formality and most importantly, price ranges, grabbing a bite to eat is as simple as turning a corner. That is, unless you’re in Circular Quay. The water view bathed end of Sydney […]

Sydney’s got a new rooftop bar that’s worth the view

Grove Rooftop Bar Haymarket THE F 3

Who’d’ve thought that Haymarket is the hottest new location in Sydney this summer for all things drinks and alcohol-related? The Grove Rooftop Bar atop the Novotel Sydney Central has thrown open its doors until 31 March of this year, bringing-in good times, quality drinks and a chill atmosphere for guests and visitors alike for the […]

Celebrate the Year of the Rooster with KitKat

KitKat Chocolatery Chinese New Year THE F 1

KitKat is randomly stepping-up its game this year and jumping on-board the Chinese New Year festivities with its latest addition: a CNY gift set! To celebrate, the KitKat Chocolatory in Melbourne Central have crafted a special edition Lunar New Year gift set inspired by the best Asian-inspired flavours like red bean, toasted coconut and citrus crème brûlée […]

Where to spend Valentine’s Day in Sydney

Romantic candlelight dinner setting

Valentine’s Day is so divisive! You’re either so overcome with love and adoration for whoever’s in your life that “smitten” almost loses all meaning, or you’re so desperately alone that you loathe the very utterance of the name of the day. Either way, it evokes so many emotions both good and bad, so why not […]

The drink of champions at this year’s Australian Open

Club Aperol Australian Open THE F

Sure, when you’re an athlete, alcohol isn’t your friend, but when Aperol decides it’ll be the drinks go-to for Australian Open guests, you’ll likely make an exception. Once again, it is Australia’s drink of the summer season and this year has partnered-up with Tennis Australia to become the official aperitif for the tennis fest. The orange of the brand […]

Where to celebrate Australia Day 2017!


The time has come to celebrate the greatest country in the world again and there’s no holding back this year. Let the beer flow, the lamb be cooked, the beaches be overrun and the flag fly high this Australia Day. Here’s where you need to go for all the above and more: The Australian Heritage […]

Spending New Years Day at the Watson’s Bay Boutique Hotel


If there’s one thing Watson’s Bay Boutique Hotel in Sydney’s east does well, it’s style. It boasts waterfront city views in a secluded location, so is the perfect way to spend almost any occasion. So, when New Years Day comes along, it’s no surprise Sydney locals flock to its double storey beach frontage to drink the […]

Sydney Festival is back and keeping guests hydrated with James Estate

The Sydney Festival is the city’s cultural culmination that takes over Hyde Park in summer, bringing locals and visitors together in a very unique way. Each year, food, wine, fun, festival atmosphere and the renowned Spiegeltent all call the park home for 23 days and this year, so will premiere wine label James Estate. They’ll […]