Sydney Mardi Gras in April: keep the festivities going with 3 more events

The parade grounds might have settled down and the biodegradable glitter may have been washed away, but you’d best believe the queer energy that’s born every year from Mardi Gras lives on! With a few more wrap-up events still to go, that celebrate LGBTIQA+ freedom and equality in all its colours, the time’s come to […]

National Gallery London: get up close with Rafael

He may have died over 500 years ago (as of 2020), but Rafael’s work lives on stronger than ever, especially this year at London’s National Gallery, where a new exhibition is on sale and ready to host his fans. The Credit Suisse Exhibition: Raphael celebrates the painter, draughtsman, architect, designer and archaeologist who captured in […]

Melbourne drinks: cocktail trees in Northcote at The Distiller

A little bit Instagrammy, a little bit flash; cocktails mightn’t be for everyone, but who can turn away from a tower of them, begging to be enjoyed? The Distiller in Northcote has decided to make it a thing, pumping out cocktails trees in a range of combinations for group weekend shenanigans and celebrations all year […]

WHO ARE YOU? Find out at the NGV with Australian Portraiture

In an exhibition that poses the question “what is portraiture?”, you can now take a journey into the Australian face at the National Gallery of Victoria. From March to August this year, the NGV will feature more than two-hundred works by Australian artists including Patricia Piccinini, Atong Atem, Howard Arkley, Vincent Namatjira and Tracey Moffatt, […]

What to see at the NGV – 5 excellent exhibitions to not miss

This year, the National Gallery of Victoria (NGV) has a quality spread of art and culture to keep you occupied all autumn-winter long. Comprising the autumn-winter 2022 program, the NGV will kick things off with an homage to Picasso before embarking on the rest. Scroll down for more… The Picasso Century This exhibition opens June […]

Good cafes in Double Bay, Sydney – Industry Beans is open

This March, Industry Beans – a new cafe in Double Bay, right near Double Bay’s new Woolworth’s Metro – is open! Supplying the community with caffeine either in or out of the supermarket and other locals with the knowledge, the opening marks the beginning of an exciting partnership between Industry Beans and Woolworths Metro. View […]

VIVID Sydney 2022 – what to expect

After the darkness of the past few years, VIVID, the festival of light, is back with a bang this 2022 in Sydney. From Friday 27 May to Saturday 18 June, there’ll be more than 200 events celebrating the essence of Sydney’s soul including its diversity, beauty, resilience, First Nations culture and vibrant creative community. Staged […]

Pubs in Melbourne: The Orrong Hotel is back

A new look, a new menu; the new Orrong Hotel in Melbourne is open and ready for you. Standing proud on the corner of Orrong Road and High Street in Armadale is the iconic Orrong Hotel, which after three years of closure is back open for business after having been lovingly restored to its former […]