Nicolaes Maes is the Dutch Master of the Golden Age coming to the National Gallery London

Nicolaes Maes National Gallery

From 22 February 2020, the work of Dutch Master Nicolaes Maes will grace the ground floor galleries of the National Gallery, right in the heart of London. It’ll make for what’s to be the first exhibition exclusively devoted to the man who died in 1693, taking on loans from private collections around the world. Made […]

Why the Mazda Opera in the Domain Sydney is the ideal night out

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There aren’t many version of stage performance in Australia or the world for that matter that combines everything that’s good about music and puts it all into one. That is except for the Mazda Opera in the Domain in Sydney, a stellar showcase of not only the skill of Opera Australia‘s wide and varied talent, […]

Absolutely Fabulous: The Movie Australian Premiere

Not quite bedecked in Lacroix but damn well as fine, Jennifer Saunders and Joanna Lumley took to Sydney’s pink carpet premiere of their silver screen debut, Absolutely Fabulous: The Movie. They looked nothing short of it, either. It’s the first time on the big screen as their alter egos of 25 years ago, Edina Monsoon […]

Jennifer Hawkins And Jake Wall Launch Sesión Tequila In Australia

Sesión Tequila was officially launched last night, with founders Jennifer Hawkins and Jake Wall hosting the hottest party to welcome summer. The husband and wife team were joined by a host of celebrities and VIP’s who celebrated their passion project in true Mexican beach club style, at a private residence in Point Piper, decked out […]

Dinner At The Royal Paddington

In Sydney’s affluent Paddington, there’s a little slice of town known as ‘five ways’. It’s nothing special, nothing flash, nothing grand, but it’s what’s just below the surface – or above, in this case – that really makes the area and its tenants sing. The Royal Hotel in Paddington is an institution. Say the name […]

The New Italian Riviera Ivy Pool Club, Sydney

The Ivy is synonymous with Sydney. And now, they’ve given it a facelift, bringing the best of the Mediterranean to Sydney proper. ivy Pool Club is a rooftop oasis atop the lifestyle precinct in Sydney that has transformed alongside a sophisticated new menu by Uccello’s David Lovett and pizza maestro Vincenzo Biondini. La Dolce Pool Club, a […]

2015 Emirates Spring Racing Marquee Launch

Emirates Airline, the Principal Partner of the Emirates Melbourne Cup has showcased a mix of the charm and grace synonymous with England with a touch of the contemporary, offering an exclusive first look and taste of this year’s theme for the Emirates Marquee at the 2015 Emirates Melbourne Cup Carnival. This year’s theme is grand, […]

MINI Garage Melbourne Movie Magic

When it comes to MINIs, Melburnians can’t get enough. The MINI Garage in Melbourne has topped the list of top-selling MINI outlets in Australia thanks in large part to Melbourne’s awesome taste in automobiles and German engineering. To celebrate the launch of their latest five-door MINI hatch to the city, MINI threw a lavish VIP […]

A guide to Hong Kong

You think of Hong Kong and immediately food, sights, sounds and style come to mind. The thoughts of traipsing through the seemingly hundreds of discount shopping malls, markets, centres and endless tourist attractions are made only that much sweeter when coupled with the incredible – and mostly edible – street-side food that there is around […]

Rustica Sourdough, Fitzroy

Walk into Rustica Sourdough in Melbourne’s north and you immediately feel welcome. There’s something about the quaint decor, super expressionistic artwork that cover the walls and the endless flow of people walking through the door that makes you feel at home. That and you’re welcomed with a smile by either one of the brother-sister duo, […]

Future Music in Melbourne

Stepping into the Flemington Showgrounds, home of the Future Music Festival when it does its national round through Melbourne is like entering another world. Carnival rides keep everything who’s not half pie-eyed by midday, entertained while everyone else watches the lesser known artists while drinking their own bodyweight in alcohol before the authorities tighten the rules. […]

Marry Me, ASOS

By Henry Ng.  Fashion in 2013 is no longer just about selling clothes; it is about selling a lifestyle and experience as well. It is imperative for brands to innovate and ASOS recently took the cake (both figuratively and literally) at Vogue Fashion’s Night Out 2013 for innovation. The UK giant retailer invited Sydneysiders to […]