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Clubs - Anna Lunoe

Sat 06 Jun After relocating to LA (and totally smashing it) Sydney's own Anna Lunoe will be popping back to her hometown to play a set at Chinese Laundry. She will...

Bars & Pubs - Belle's Hot Chicken Pop-up

06-07 Jun It may be chilly outside but you can be toasty warm and full of fried chicken this long weekend if you play your cards right. Fitzroy's Belle's Hot...

Music - Def Leppard

Tue 17 Nov The boys from Def Leppard are set to play hits from their back catalogue of big rock albums like Pyromania and Hysteria, for a night of head-banging...

Music - Florence and the Machine

Thu 23 Jul You've got the love for them so get ready to raise it up and shake it off when Florence and the Machine take to the beautiful, historic State Theatre...

Geeks and nerds theme party

[ 6 June 2015 at 9:30 pm; ] Nerd up people. Now here is the opportunity to take a break from your busy work schedule or mundane life to cut loose and dance the night away at Digress Lounge and Bar. Hike up your pants to get down and nerdy. This not to be missed dress up and dance event promises to be nerdastic. [...]

Aggravated robbery at Kaleen service station

ACT Policing is seeking witnesses to an aggravated robbery that occurred at the Caltex Service Station in Kaleen this morning (Monday, May 26). Around 1.55am, a man carrying a green shopping bag entered the service station, produced a knife and pointed it towards the console operator making demands for cash. The operator complied with the demands of [...]

Feedback on Woden primary schools?

Just looking for feedback on Curtin and Hughes Primary schools. If you have kids going there or you teach there, what is your opinion of the school/s? Great, poor, average? Is one better than the other for accelerated learning? Any feedback appreciated, thanks.

Payment splitting startup, QPay, reaches new milestone

Finding the right vertical has helped a Canberra startup taking the hassle out of split bills to this week surpass over $340,000 in total payments processed. QPay is an app developed by Andrew Clapham and Zakaria Bouguettaya to minimise the inconvenience of splitting payments between friends. “QPay started as an idea while were students in Canberra. Every [...]

Bodies in Lake Burley Griffin

Lake Burley Griffin has had its fair share of bodies, acting as a watery grave for several unfortunate souls in the last century. Some met foul play, one woman’s body was found 14 years later and ruled as a suicide. She was still strapped into her car, basically a skeleton, but her clothes were still [...]

Best of Canberra – French toast

French toast is one of those decadent weekend breakfast dishes from my childhood. My parents used to make us French toast when we didn’t quite make it through the loaf of bread that week and it was starting to go stale. These days I’m more likely to have French toast when I’m out for a weekend [...]

Restaurants - Sydney's best bacon and egg rolls

It’s the hangover cure you can hold in your hands - and we’ve rounded up five of Sydney’s best

Restaurants - Antidote

The Star’s corner café fires up its own outdoor barbecue from 6am Mondays through Saturdays, frying up bacon and egg sangas for hungry commuters and...

Around Town - Darling Harbour Cool Yule

27 Jun-12 Jul It’s going to be a cool winter with reason to celebrate outdoors as Darling Harbour’s winter festival is back – and this time with a Ferris wheel!...

Restaurants - The Good Food and Wine Show 2015

07-09 Aug Come hungry, be thirsty – the annual weekend event at Sydney Showground will feature a huge range of Australian and international exhibitors showcasing...

Shopping - Cheap Monday Pop-up Store

25 May-30 Jun In the garage behind the Record Store, there’s a Cheap Monday pop-up shop selling super skinny spray-ons, perfect fits and classic denim styles from...

Music - Susan Graham

14-18 Jul The great mezzo-soprano Susan Graham is accompanied by a piano quintet (mostly from the Australian Chamber Orchestra) on Bastille Day and beyond.

Music - Danny Elfman: Music from the films of Tim Burton

10-11 Jul Hear some of composer Danny Elfman's most famous compositions from his 25-year collaboration with director Tim Burton live at the Opera House. Among the...

Music - Open Frame Room 40

30-31 Jul This two night festival of experimental music is curated by artist and composer Lawrence English.

Around Town - Eggs for Soldiers

Wed 27 May Sunny Queen Farms and Walking Wounded are joining forces to host an eggy breakfast at Bondi Beach as they unveil a new installation at Bondi Pavilion...

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