Hong Kong Guide to Sydney: join the discovery with travel vloggers Nick and Helmi

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This is the year we turn more of our travel focus inward, looking in our own backyard rather than our favourite ‘overseas’. But that’s not a bad thing! The Hong Kong Tourism Board has teamed up with Aussie travel vloggers and passionate foodies, Nick and Helmi, to recreate a Hong Kong experience without leaving Sydney. […]

Cinderella on stage is coming to Sydney!

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Opera Australia and the Gordon Frost Organisation are teaming up to bring us the Rogers & Hammerstein masterpiece Cinderella on stage in Sydney this year. Continuing their wildly successful collaboration of Rodgers and Hammerstein’s timeless musicals, most recently The King and I, Opera Australia and The Gordon Frost Organisation are uniting again to produce the Tony® Award-winning […]

ANZAC Day 2021: 10 ways to commemorate in NSW

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Each year, we gather to remember those who gave up their lives and who they were for the betterment of Australia. And what better way to commemorate their sacrifices than racking up a few truly Australian ways to cast our minds back and have a bit of fun in the process? Here are 10 sensational […]

Feeling lonely? New funding for QLife means they’ll have your back whenever you need them

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Lockdown and Covid was rough for literally everyone around the world, so there’s no surprise a few of us struggled. A lot of us struggled. And sometimes it felt like there was nowhere to turn to. Thankfully though, in those dark times and feelings of extreme isolation, loneliness and other thoughts and feelings, there were […]

Pizza takeovers in Sydney and Melbourne at Ria Pizza + Wine and Arbory Afloat

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Because pizza is everyone’s favourite thing let’s celebrate the right way. Ria Pizza + Wine’s new Pizza Party Series is kicking off this March, playing host to some of the country’s best chefs for a series of pizza parties supported by Breville. Momofuku Sei?bo’s Paul Carmichael will be launching the first party in Sydney style on […]

Sydney’s ultimate date night: dinner and the opera on Sydney Harbour

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Forget Valentine’s Day; this opportunity’s about to trump any idea you’ve ever had before. Opera Australia’s putting on a European gastronomic spread ahead of its annual Handa Opera on the Harbour, renowned as one of the world’s most premier and premium outdoor musical events. The premium harbourside setting will be transformed into a pop-up opera […]

Love the pickle? You’ll love this new festival dedicated to fermenting in Mudgee

Fermenting’s the unsung hero of the kitchen. If ever you wanted to make stuff last forever, it’s the number one tool for success. And the best bit? It’s literally so easy, you’ll wonder why you haven’t done it yourself sooner and been opting for super expensive pre-done options from the supermarket for years. There’s a […]

Gay theatre for Mardi Gras: what to see at Giant Dwarf Theatre this March

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Launching on Wednesday, 3 March the Giant Dwarf Theatre is inviting you to experience their 2-week program, Queer Hub, supporting the work made by the LGBTQIA+ community.  Their new Queer Hub program presents the opportunity for diverse artists to explore their talents and share their works in a colourful array of storytelling, cabaret, comedy and performance art. See scheduled performances below: […]

Good & Fugly: fighting waste has never been so delicious and healthy!

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Did you know up to 25% of Australian produce doesn’t leave the farm because of their ‘imperfections’? But even imperfect fruit and veg deserve some loving, right? And the best part is, your love for rescued fruit and veg will help towards reducing wastage. The statistics are pretty alarming – in Australia alone, we throw […]

Best burgers in Five Dock Sydney: Fat Belly Jack’s food truck

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Southern American food better watch out – it’s about to meet its match. The Australian interpretation’s out for blood. The new Fat Belly Jack’s food truck is serving up Nashville fried chicken, burgers and bar snacks like dumpster fries, cheeseburger spring rolls and jalapeno poppers five days a week (Wed-Sun) from the beer garden at the re-launched Illinois […]

Drinks from a drag queen: how to make it happen

BWS Mardi Gras

This annual Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras, you can have a drag queen bring you alcohol. And be happy about it. BWS Paddington South Dowling Street, BWS Paddington Oxford street and BWS Darlinghurst – have had store signs changed to BWS YASSS, complete in rainbow colours, as part of the celebrations which means that […]

3 popular gay pool events to go to this Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras 2021

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Sun’s out. Guns – and everything else out – and there’ll be hundreds of others to enjo the view. Welcome to the annual Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras pool party at the ivy, right in the heart of town. Thanks to the partnership again of Absolut Vodka and Merivale, throwing their celebratory might behind […]