• IKEA removable art exhibition Gallery NSW THE F 4

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

    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 […]

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

    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, […]

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

    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 […]

LIFESTYLE

Nails

Where to get your nails done in Melbourne

If you haven’t heard of the explosive beauty brand 3INA (pronounced MEE-NA), then become acquainted ASAP. Since 3INA’s huge success at its first store in London, it is already taking on the world in countries such as Greece, Italy, India and Sweden. The beauty cult also graced us with their colourful presence in Melbourne last […]

Cavalleria Rusticana & Pagliaci are operas you need to see

In the Melbourne leg of the ultimate coming together of two operas from two different composers, the emotion runs strong. Just watch the trailer above. Cavalleria Rusticana and Pagliacci explore the different, yet inimitably intertwining stories of a murder on Easter Sunday while a mother mourns, the loss of a son, a lover making her final position known […]

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 […]

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Barangaroo is turning it up this year for VIVID Sydney

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 […]

Gardening THE F 4

6 simple steps to prepare your garden for winter

The coming of winter is a not always the most exciting or activity packed time in most gardens. There are many things you can do to get your garden ready for the coldest time of year – no matter where you live. The following six steps will ensure that your garden is at its greenest […]

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8 must-see spots of any Australian open-sea adventure

Perhaps you’re in the market for a new boat, or you’re a boat owner in need of some inspiration and time away. Australia is surrounded by seas – it’s a most perfect place to venture by boat – and if you choose to travel the watery way, you’ve got an endless array of areas to […]