• 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 […]

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    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 […]

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Latest exciting news for Neil Perry and the Rockpool Dining Group

You’d think when you’re a restaurant that’s part of the 50+ venues belonging to the Rockpool Dining Group, life would be pretty good and not much could get better, right? Wrong. MORE: See what great new alternative Sake Jr is now offering diners Turns out, Rockpool Dining Group and Neil Perry, its creative director have been […]

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‘The Gourmet Pommies’, Will & Steve’s secret behind food

Food is life, life is food so when you get two dudes who’re good at combining the two enough to have made a successful career out of it – and launched a book about it, to boot – you know they know their stuff. The two in question are Will & Steve a.k.a. ‘The Gourmet […]

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Autumn cocktails to warm you up

Autumn gets cold. And short of rugging-up, there’s always the sweet embrace of alcohol to tide you over. So when Southern Comfort threw some of their seasonal cocktails our way and said,. “drink up”, we knew they were too good to not share. So here we go… Southern Hurricane A fresh and fruity cocktail to […]

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Where to pay your respects this ANZAC Day

ANZAC Day is one of those times in The Aussie calendar that doesn’t need an explanation, fanfare or monumentally BS religious reason to exist. It’s the best of humanity coming together to pay respects to those who fought for our way of life, which is exactly why you should go to any of these venues […]

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Want to learn about wine? There’s only one place to go in Sydney

Wine is one of those tricky elements of life that defines people: you either know wine, or you don’t and pretend you do. We all fall into one category, and whether you own it or not, normally it’s the latter. However, this year (thank god), The Streets of Barangaroo in Sydney’s latest billion-dollar building development […]

Old City Newtown THE F MEDITERRANEAN SALAD_prawn cutlets, chicken pieces, octopus, pan fried, tossed in olive oil, lemon, garlic chilli, parsley served on a salad of baby rocket, cucumbers, spanish onion & olives (5)

Dinner at Old City is so good it hurts

“I’ve never had anyone say anything bad about our haloumi, so if you do, I’ll punch you in the face!” he said with a laugh. Sure, when an executive chef of Old City, a restaurant in Sydney’s Newtown makes that threat, you’re not going to push it; but thankfully, the haloumi – one of their prized […]