Best things to do in Sydney this weekend (4th-6th March)

It’s the first weekend of autumn for 2016 but that doesn’t mean the carefree summer nights are going anyway. Just two days ago it was reported that March will be mostly hot, leaving a traditional autumn to start sometime in April instead. It’s good news for Sydneysiders, especially those heading out this week since there are quite a few big outdoor events that could use the extra stretch of summer, particularly the massive Mardi Gras parade and it’s resulting after party. Here are some of our top picks for this weekend so get those to-do lists out and start planning.... Read More | Share it now!

Our top picks for Sydney’s Spectrum Now festival 2016

Multi-faceted cultural festival Spectrum Now has come around for it’s second year in Sydney (1-16 March), bringing with it a diverse 16-day program of events across arts, music, theatre, food, talks and more, adding more than enough to the city’s March to-do list. The vast array of things to do during Spectrum Now has grown since it’s debut last year (over 100 events), and so the program may be a bit daunting to sift through, which is why you should definitely check out our top pick of the festival below, ranging both free and ticketed events.... Read More | Share it now!

Our top picks for Melbourne Food & Wine Festival 2016

One of the most delicious and eye-opening months on the city’s busy calendar is back this March as the Melbourne Food & Wine Festival (MFWF) returns from 4th to 13th March. Over a week of exploratory culinary events and wine showcases will take place throughout the city, with a very loaded program featuring some of the biggest restaurants, cafes, chefs, sommeliers, and winemakers across Victoria. We’ve spent the past few weeks trying to wrap our heads around the program and have selected some of our essential events of the festival.... Read More | Share it now!

Best things to do in Sydney this weekend (19th-21st Feb)

It’s the freakin’ weekend, the second last of summer for this year as a matter of fact, and Sydney’s vibrant weekend culture isn’t fading one bit with the start of the big Mardi Gras festival as well as the big rally planned for Keep Sydney Open. There are plenty of delicious, fun, and interesting things to do around Sydney from Friday to Sunday this week so get across our top picks:... Read More | Share it now!

The best of Valentine’s Day in Sydney 2016

All you lovers in Sydney should be prepared because there are plenty of restaurants, cafes, diners, and bars around putting on their best for the most romantic day of the year. Whether it’s your significant other or a group of loves ones you’re planning to hang with on February 14th, keep these events in mind, they might just make the difference between a night with Adele and a tub of Ben & Jerry’s or a night chilling with Marvin Gaye and Netflix.... Read More | Share it now!

Chinese New Year in Melbourne: What’s on for the Year of the Monkey

On a casual stroll along Southbank Pedestrian Bridge this month you might spot some illuminated pandas playing under a bright rainbow, or a 14-metre-long phoenix at Harbour Esplanade; that’s how you know that Chinese New Year is well and truly here, and Melbourne’s celebrations are just starting to kick off. While the city certainly has lit up for the Year of the Monkey, there are plenty of venues joining in on the celebration, offering everything from lion dances to special banquets. Here are some of our favourite happenings in Melbourne this month for the Year of the Monkey. ... Read More | Share it now!

Chinese New Year in Sydney: What’s on for the Year of the Monkey

Chinese New Year (or Lunar New Year) is celebrated on February 8th this year, bringing in the Year of the Monkey and a multitude of celebrations across each city around the world. Sadly there won’t be a CNY parade in Sydney this year as there usually is (those damn road closures!) but there is still plenty on around the city which you should be paying attention to. Here are just some of our favourite happenings this year, at various precincts around the city.... Read More | Share it now!