• Holden Astra 2017 car review test drive THE F

    Holden Astra 2017 test drive

    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 […]

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

    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 […]

  • Mothers Day giveaway Yamaha THE F

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

    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 […]

LIFESTYLE

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Why is De Lorenzo haircare so good?

The De Lorenzo name is one synonymous with quality haircare in Australia. Founded in the 80s, the sons of the original founders have kept the magic of the brand alive as a family-run business and they know their stuff. It’s made evident when you speak to any of the directors (all the De Lorenzo offspring), whose […]

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Get FED in French at Fed. Square

From the creator of Paris to Provence comes Melbourne’s first inaugural dedicated French Foodie Market launching at opening weekend of the Melbourne Food & Wine Festival and it’s gonna be good. Set along the picturesque Yarra River FED in French will transform the banks into a French foodies market. One more foodie shot from our […]

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Why brushing your teeth with charcoal is better

So apparently, gone are the days where you brush your teeth white optic white-looking paste in the hopes it rubs of some of the accumulated stain you’ve etched into your enamel. Instead, you use charcoal. White Glo have brought out a new product that is charcoal toothpaste, formulated using highly absorbent and activated charcoal, which […]

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4 ways to prepare yourself for purchasing a new car

There’s no denying the thrill of buying a brand new car. Whether it is haggling with the dealer, taking a nifty little speedster out for a test drive, or signing those all important documents, making such a big decision is exciting. Yet, it takes knowledge and awareness to secure a great deal. You have got […]

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Need more nature? Visit the Phillip Island Nature Parks (sponsored post)

There’s nothing quite so grounding as seeing the world operate as it should. Animals do their thing, the oceans ebb and flow, the skies change and all the while, the world keeps spinning without any interference from man. It’s nice to go back to those roots occasionally. Turns out there are lots of places around the […]

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Chic ways Sonos is waking up the silent home

When was the last time you listened to music out loud at your place? Turns out, if it was recently enough for you to remember, you’re probably in one of the lower percentiles of people (about 40%) who aren’t afraid to listen to music out out at home, overcoming what Sonos has dubbed ‘screen-induced isolation’. Yep, […]