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Potts Point cafes: Where to swing your cat to find the best coffee

We’re all a little coffee-obsessed in Australia. But why wouldn’t we be? No-one makes coffee like we do. Smooth, creamy, divine, you’d be hard-pressed NOT to find a decent one on the streets of any city. However, there is always a chance you may swing your feline companion and end up disappointed – something we … Read the full post »

Where to dine out in Darlinghurst – Top 10

Darlinghurst is so hot right now. It’s the ‘darling’ of Sydney (do you like what we did there?) and it’s easy to see why. Foodilicious cafes, restaurants, cosy & cool wine bars. Here are our fave restaurants to frequent in one of our favourite areas.     A Tavola It’s one big Italian family dinner, complete with … Read the full post »

The 65th Sydney Film Festival – June 2018

Get your eyes and your bums ready for the 65th Sydney Film Festival (June 6-17). It’s nearly here and it’s set to be big with 120 feature films and 57 documentaries. And women have more prominence than ever before. In fact, festival director Nashen Moodley announced that six out of 12 official competition films are directed by women. An important factor … Read the full post »

Where to watch the fireworks in Sydney

As we edge ever nearer to waving goodbye to 2017, we thought it would be appropriate to share some of the best vantage points for the infamous Sydney fireworks. As usual there will be two displays, one at 9pm for families and then 12pm for those who can make it to the early hours.   Embarkation Park, Potts Point… Read the full post »

How to put on an elegantly eerie Halloween Soiree

[caption id="attachment_1726" align="aligncenter" width="1024"] Hosting an elegant Halloween Soiree[/caption] How to impress and spook your friends at the same time If you need an excuse to have a little dinner party, then Halloween is just around the corner. Or maybe you’ve had it planned for months? Either way, we’ve got some tips for you to make it wonderfully wicked; or maybe that … Read the full post »

An actual bakery for dogs and other dog-friendly cafes in Sydney

[caption id="attachment_1655" align="aligncenter" width="1024"] For when you want to know where’s dog friendly in Sydney[/caption] It’s the pawfect way to spoil your pet Not everyone’s a dog lover. If you are more for the feline kind or just have no interest in pets then look away now.   If you’re like us and love your pooches then keep reading because there is an actual bakery for … Read the full post »

Hosting a really Christmassy Christmas in July dinner party

[caption id="attachment_1591" align="aligncenter" width="1024"] Celebrate Christmas when it’s cold and you can get cozy.[/caption] Turn your home into a winter wonderland Christmas in July is a time for us to enjoy the elements we miss out on in December. We’re talking about getting cosy by the fire, wearing grandma’s knitted Christmas jumpers (without overheating), eating some hot figgy pudding and enjoying … Read the full post »

Vivid Sydney – Creativity, celebrated.

Vivid Sydney – It’s not just a light display Vivid Sydney is our city’s annual light spectacular. Understandably drawing ever-increasing crowds each year. The light displays wowing and mesmerising as they walk around the harbour’s edge. However, the light displays aren’t all that the Vivid Festival is about. There are many other celebrations of creativity happening, and this year they’ve really upped … Read the full post »

What to do in Sydney on Easter long weekend

  Hot Cross Buns! It’s nearly Easter already – anyone else feel like this year is zooming through like a rabbit on rollerskates?? This year the Easter long weekend is 14 – 17 April. Some people like to go away and some like to stay in Sydney to celebrate. If you’re one of the latter, we’ve put together a few options for you to … Read the full post »

Last minute Sydney Christmas celebrations

The Sydney Christmas celebrations are well and truly upon us. The geese have gotten fat and it’s nearly time to eat until your sides hurt. BUT maybe you still aren’t feeling as Christmassy as you’d like? Or you’ve been so busy feeding the geese that you haven’t made it to any Christmas celebrations yet? Fear not because we’ve found a few for … Read the full post »