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The Best French Restaurants In Melbourne For 2021 And Where To Find Them

It's not tricky to live so Frenchy, so chic in Melbourne. Bistros and Boulangerie-style bakeries are scattered all across the city.…

Things To Do
Plan Your Summer Sydney Escape With These 11 Next-Level Events

With summer finally here and a long built-up traveller’s itch to scratch, we’re all looking for ways to spend weekends or to…

Things To Do
Grab Your Best Mate And Score A Spritz On Aperol

After the rollercoaster year we’ve had, it’s safe to say that we all deserve a drink—or two. To keep cool in the rising…

Things To Do
How To Have A King’s Man-Style Dapper Night Out In Melbourne

This year’s must-see spy action thriller The King’s Man serves up the slickest inspiration for those wanting to level…

Fashion
This Sustainable Sneaker Brand Will Plant 5 Trees For Every Purchase

If some fresh kicks are on the agenda this Christmas, for you or for your nearest and dearest, we reckon it’s time to skip the…

Restaurants
Melbourne’s Most Anticipated Restaurant And Bar Openings For 2022 And Beyond

After being the most-locked down city in the world, it is fair to say Melburnians have missed their fair share of dining out, and while…

U:L By You
Your 2022 Guide To Melbourne’s Best Ramen

Ramen. So simple yet so delicious, a timeless pairing of noodles and broth. Noodles cooked to the exact level of softness requested by the…

Food & Drink
Dating IRL, Loving Your Local And Live Shows, According To Comedian Becky Lucas

Excitement is in the air. We’re back at our favourite local, shouting at our mates over the speakers, navigating sticky pub floors,…

Activities & Itineraries
5 Things To Fuel Your Creativity In Melbourne This Summer

If recent months have left you thirsting for something to get the creative juices flowing, we hear you. The good news is, summer is only a…

Food & Drink
Support Your Local And Hit These 15 Venues In And Around Melbourne This Summer

If there’s one thing we sorely missed during lockdowns, it was meeting up with mates at the local for a drink. But with Melbourne now…

Food & Drink
8 Modern Japanese Bites to Add To Your Foodie Bucket List

Before the onset of COVID-19, Aussies were flocking to Japan in droves, desperate for a taste of the incredible cuisine and culture the…

Sustainability
Feel Good With The Best Delivery Driver Moments That Got Our Readers Through Lockdown

It’s been a whirlwind of a year, to say the least. And when reflecting upon the year that’s been, we’ve found ourselves…

Things To Do
Dive Deep Into The Mad World Of Far Cry, An Epic And Must-Try Free-Roaming VR Game

Welcome to sunny Rook Island, an idyllic, tropical paradise. It’s the perfect place to soak up some sun, and catch up on some…

Activities & Itineraries
6 Summer Soirée Ideas To Help You Dial Up The Vibes This Season

With the weather quickly warming up across the country, it’s no secret that summer is right around the corner—meaning dodgy tan…

Things To Do
Express Yourself This Summer With The New Fujifilm Instax Mini Evo

Summer has arrived and brought with it an abundance of sunshine, good times and sweet memories. We’re back to those iconic moments of…

Style & Design
TikTok Duo Josh And Matt Design On Their Gumtree Collab And How To Nail A Sustainable Aesthetic

Here at Urban List, we often talk about how your fashion thirst shouldn’t cost the earth—and the same goes for your home. …

Restaurants
The Best Pubs In Melbourne For 2021, As Voted By You

To celebrate our 10th birthday here at Urban List, we’re asking you to tell us your top 10 lists over on our Instagram, and…

Music
Bliss Out To A Bunch Of Aussie Artists With ‘Supported’, A Summer Music Series By Jimmy Brings

These rough past couple of years have taught us to appreciate two things; having stuff delivered and the support of good mates. As it…

Activities & Itineraries
Live The Good Life With Our Sustainable Summer Hosting Guide

If there’s one thing we love about summer, it’s the stacked social cal. And after this year, throwing on your party threads…

Travel
Recharge With A Holiday To The Blue Mountains And Hawkesbury

Itching for some well-deserved R&R? About 90-minutes west and an hour north-west of Sydney, you’ll find the Blue Mountains and…

Things To Do
Melbourne’s Most Iconic Must-Visit Haunts, According To You

This summer, we’re slowing it right down. No more overwhelming checklists, packed calendars or FOMO—we’re stripping it…

Things To Do
This Simple Hack Will Save You Serious Coin This Sale Season

It’s that time of year again—Christmas is right around the corner and with it comes countless crazy sales and deals to…

Travel
Go Behind The Lens With Travel Photographer Tyson Mayr

It’s been a hot minute but travel is finally back. The hypothetical sabbatical has turned into a reality and we are so ready to book…

Sustainability
7 Easy Ways To Pay It Forward And Feel Good This Holiday Season

It goes without saying that frontline workers have worked tirelessly to keep our cities safe and running over the last 18 months. Whether…

Travel
Embrace Eco Travel With These 10 Tours Across Australia

With interstate travel finally back on the table, we’ve spent the last few weeks scouring the web, trying to nab some next-level accom…

Things To Do
Here’s How You Can Score Free Beer And Celebrate This Summer

Nothing spreads festive cheer quite like free beer. So, we've teamed up with Heineken® to spread the good word and let you…

Travel
Why The Hunter, Central Coast And Newcastle Regions Should Be On Your Summer Hit List

Keen to ditch your current view for somewhere a little more wanderlust-worthy? Just an hour north of Sydney, you’ll find the beautiful…

Food & Drink
Your Guide To The Best Cafes In Melbourne For 2021

Melbourne is home to some of the best cafes in the world, the standard we set is replicated all over, and it's no surprise as the…

Things To Do
5 Ways To Nail A Feel-Good Summer Road Trip This Year

Sitting in the middle of the Pacific Ocean is nearly 800 million square kilometres of land, absolutely prime for world-class…

Australia
12 Must-Dos Every Aussie Needs To Tick Off In The NT

When planning your next much-needed vacay, the hardest part is usually deciding where to go. Do you want somewhere with adventure? Somewhere…

Food & Drink
Bring The Vino And The Vibes This Summer With This Epic Wine Collab

If you’ve been looking for a way to spice up your summer or upcoming party without throwing all your hard-earned cash on exxy vino,…

Travel
How To Spend A Weekend On NSW’s South Coast And Embrace A Slower Pace

If you can believe it, vaycay’s are back on with our playgrounds finally extending beyond our own backyards.  But now the big…

Restaurants
Take Your Sweet Time At 15 Of Melbourne’s Best Long Lunches

  Is there anything more fabulous than a long lunch? When you’ve got good food, great company and the whole afternoon to knock…

Food & Drink
How To Curate The Perfect Long Lunch, According To Food Stylists Alex And Heleena

For Sydney food stylists and business partners, Alexandra Heard and Heleena Trahanas, life and business are all about taking your pleasure…

Style & Design
Lift Your Summer Wardrobe With These Fresh Summer Tees And Totes For Under $35

Urban List is turning 10 this year and we’re in the mood to celebrate. And what better way to celebrate than by dropping some…

Food & Drink
Scope Out Our Team’s Most Memorable Delivery Driver Moments From The Pandemic

If there’s one thing that gave immense joy to Australians during lockdowns—no matter how long or relentless—it was getting…

Food & Drink
Gift 10 Of The Best Food And Staycay Experiences In And Around Melbourne

I'm sure we can all agree that after spending so much time at home this year, we need less stuff and more experiences. After all,…

Food & Drink
Win Christmas With These Thoughtful Travel And Foodie Gifts

Fact; foodie experiences take the cake when it comes to Christmas gifting. No more random socks, candles or regifted bottles of…

Travel
Renew Yourself With A Well-Deserved Sydney Summer Vacation

It’s been a hot minute since we could say this but travel and holidays are back on! It's finally time for some well-deserved…

Food & Drink
Connoisseur Is Popping Up Across Melbourne And Thrilling Us With A Delicious Ice Cream Giveaway

Everyone’s favourite gourmet ice cream Connoisseur is surprising us this summer by giving away ice cream sticks across the city. From…

Gifts
5 Of The Best Boozy Gift Ideas To Wrap Up This Christmas

This summer, we're feeling extra appreciative of the people in our lives after a pretty rough 2021. And for many of us, that might mean…

Food & Drink
Embrace Cottagecore With Jess Nguyen’s Guide To Hosting A French Cocktail Party

If you’re passionate about decor, cooking and chilli oil, then you’ve likely scrolled past one of Jessica Nguyen’s…

Things To Do
Embrace Spring And Sink Sicilian Lemon Gin At This Lush Gin Lawn

Like most of us in Melbourne, we’re looking to make up for lost time and prioritise the important things in life this summer. If…

Bars & Pubs
Raise A Schooner To Melbourne’s Most Impressive Beer Gardens

It’s finally happened, lockdown restrictions are gone, warmer weather is here and there’s serious end of the year vibes about.…

Style & Design
Win Christmas This Year With 10 Unique And Thoughtful Gifts

If there was ever a Christmas to treat your loved ones like the queens they are, this is it. Say it with us—I vow not to purchase a…

Local Escapes
10 Amazing Walks Near Melbourne You Need To Take

You don’t have to travel far in Melbourne for a good walk. That’s part of the city’s charm. No matter where you sit in the…

What's On
The Feed | The Melbourne Food News You Need To Know About

The food news has been coming in thick and fast in Melbourne, to make sure that you're on top of all the tasty things happening…

Style & Design
Melbourne Stylist And Creative Director Ella Murphy On The Future Of Fashion

As we edge our way closer to the final chapters of 2021, a year dominated by snap lockdowns and subsequent digital connectivity, we sat down…

Food & Drink
Make Way For The Indulgent Ice Cream Collab Coming To This Decadent Dessert Bar

If, like us, you love to indulge a little here and there then we have good news. Two iconic Melbourne based brands, Connoisseur…

Food & Drink
How To Eat Now, Pay Later And Have A Forking Good Time With Your Mates

After what has been a dismal two years of travel restrictions, business closures, and mask mandates, Australia is finally cruising along its…

Local Escapes
Why You Need To Book A Staycation At This Groovy Hotel In South Yarra

Stepping into Ovolo South Yarra is like stepping back in time, but with all the mods (not the cons) of 2021. Fusing retro chic with rock…

Food & Drink
Aussie Band Pacific Avenue On First Date Heartbreaks, Tattoos And New Music

In 2017, Kiama four-piece indie rock band Pacific Avenue was born, but their history goes way back. The stars aligned when Ben Fryer met…

Travel
Why The Undiscovered Southern Great Barrier Reef Should Be On Your Travel Hit-List

When one thinks of Queensland’s eastern coast, the mind drifts straight to either end of the state: The Gold Coast or Far North…

Entertainment
Uncover The Unbelievable Tattoo Tales Of Melbourne Band CIVIC

CIVIC’s sound is most often described as 'Aussie garage' but lead singer Jim McCullough describes it…

Bars & Pubs
21 Of Melbourne’s Best Rooftop Bars In 2021

It’s been a long year, but we’ve put in the hard work and now it’s time for us to kick back with a drink and sing from the…

Food & Drink
Move Over Vodka, Here’s Why Shochu Is Our New Favourite Spirit

If, like us, you love to indulge in a cheeky bevvy or two and you’re always on the hunt for new and delicious things to try—then…

Food & Drink
5 Next-Level Foodie Hacks All Mayo Enthusiasts Need To Try

Mayo. We are truly obsessed. It’s so much more than a simple condiment. To us, mayo is the main event. The unsung hero of many,…

Food & Drink
Make These 5 Easy Swaps To Get More Good On Your Plate

With fad-diets and gimmicks finally a thing of the past, we've re-assessed what healthy eating means to us. And rather than waiting…

Style & Design
Kaiit On Her Epic Tattoo Collection, Musical Inspirations And Love For 1920s Makeup

At just 23 years of age, Naarm singer and artist Kaiit (she/they/he) is one of the most exciting talents to grace the Australian music scene…

Food & Drink
Bring The Best Of Spring To The Table With These 3 Gin Cocktail Recipes

Spring is one of the most glorious times of the year. The weather is prime, the days are longer, and you can sense the excitement brimming…

Australia
Everything You Need To Know About Lady Musgrave, The Southern Great Barrier Reef’s Island Escape

A holiday in its truest sense should feature at least a few things. Beaches are a must-have; a little sunshine also doesn’t go astray,…

Planet
8 Game-Changing Investments To Help You Live Your Most Sustainable Year Yet

On a journey to live a greener life? Technology is proving itself as the key to protecting our beloved Mother Earth. Innovative products are…

Travel
6 Future Travel Trends To Get Hyped For In 2022

The past two years have changed countless things but the entire travel industry experienced one of the biggest shake-ups.  …

Restaurants
22 Of Melbourne’s Best Japanese Restaurants To Scope Out In 2022

Japanese cuisine is truly an all-rounder. Depending on the dish, it can be delicate enough for a light lunch or pack enough punch as a…

Style & Design
Everything You Need To Know About Samsung’s Insanely Cool Flip And Fold Phones

The flip phone is iconic. Zoolander. Paris Hilton. Keanu Reeves. We were obsessed.  Thrillingly, this style is making a big comeback…

Entertainment
Why The New Ridley Scott Blockbuster Will Have You On The Edge Of Your Seat

It’s been a while since movie fanatics across the nation have been able to catch a blockbuster at the cinemas—and it’s…

Food & Drink
Connoisseur And Koko Black Just Dropped The Flavour Collab That Will Thrill Your Senses

Life is full of iconic duos. Supreme and Louis Vuitton. Balenciaga and Fortnite. Rolex and Wimbledon. Call it the Virgil Abloh…

Things To Do
Here’s How You Can Score A Free Six-Pack Of Frothies To Share With Your Mates

To say 2021 has been a rollercoaster would be an understatement. From border closures and lockdowns to earthquakes and Squid Game, it would…

Recipes
Elevate Your Afternoon With These Brilliant Berry Gin Cocktails

The season for sun-drenched sessions is finally here, and we couldn't be more excited. Whether you've planned a romantic picnic with…

Food & Drink
We Talk Tattoo Parties, Shady Pines Saloon And Cocktail Recipes With Bartender Lucille Rose

The past two years have been a real trip. Extended and snap lockdowns have left us lusting after late nights shouting at our mates over live…

Food & Drink
Live Like You’re On Vaycay At Home With These 3 Fresh Cocktail Recipes

If you’re still mourning those cancelled holidays, we’ve got just the remedy.  Make your next night in a memorable one…

Style & Design
Step Into The Future With These 7 Must-Have Tech Style Essentials

From growing burgers in labs to paying for our groceries with cryptocurrency, technology continues to push its way into new realms of our…

Food & Drink
Ditch The Servo Sausage Roll And Whip Up Wings x Tins’ Spicy Recipe

Our love for sausage rolls runs deep. That golden crust, drool-worthy meaty centre and perfect flavour combo really get our hearts racing.…

Style & Design
Sleep Like A Baby With Our Guide To Levelling Up Your Slumber

It’s no secret a good night’s sleep can do a world of good. Tackle climate change? Sadly not. But prevent a crabby mood and make…

What's On
5 Awesome Things To Do In Lockdown This Week

No matter how you navigate your way through lockdown, there are plenty of ways to make it all the more bearable, like stuffing your face…

Health & Beauty
Take Cover With This Beginner’s Guide To Health Insurance

If the first thing you think of when you hear the word ‘premium’ is Spotify, this one's for you.  We’ll hit…

What's On
Every Reason You Need To Go To CinefestOZ Film Festival In Magical Margaret River

A few hours south of Perth lies Busselton and the magical Margaret River region. Crystal clear white sand beaches, awe-inspiring…

Shopping
5 Must-Haves For The Serious Tea Drinkers Among Us

If you’d rather sip your tea than spill it, this one’s for you. Just when we thought we knew all there is to know about the…

Local Escapes
7 Stunning Spots Across Victoria To Camp Out Under The Stars

Victoria is brimming with epic camping spots and when it comes to roughing it a little, nothing beats traversing the terrain in an SUV.…

Entertainment
How To Create An At-Home Cinema Experience For Your Next Lazy Weekend

Shut those blinds, pull those drapes and mute the group chat, it's time to lean into an unapologetic lazy weekend in—because…

Health & Beauty
Freshen Up Your Face With These 6 Hairstyle Trends

A hair change can be a marker of many things: a fresh start, a new chapter, letting go or levelling up. And after what felt like a year of…

Food & Drink
Kick It Up A Notch With Chef Jimmy Hurlston’s Red Hot Chicken Parmigiana Recipe

Kath and Kim. Bush doofs. Corey Worthington. Yep, we’re damn proud to be Australian but nothing sends our hearts aflutter quite like a…

Cafes
The 12 Best Cafes In Melbourne CBD For Breakfast, Brunch Or Lunch

Melbourne's CBD is not usually the first suburb to roll off the tongue when you're looking for a great brunch spot, but don't…

What's On
A Heap Of Free Movie Tickets Have Been Hidden Across Melbourne

Please ensure to adhere to COVID regulations and restrictions for your local area and stay within 5km of your home. Let’s be honest,…

Food & Drink
Where To Sip On Fancy Zero Alcohol Cocktails In Melbourne This July

If you're thinking about cancelling your social calendar this Dry July, think again. Just because booze is off the table this month…

Food & Drink
Get Your Sweet Fix, Cadbury Caramilk Sticks Are Officially Here

If you’re in need of some feel-good news, we have a seriously sweet announcement for you. Our love for Caramilk runs deep and…

Health & Beauty
See Your Skin Like Never Before With The Latest Innovation In Beauty Tech

We all know how important it is to take care of our skin—and it’s now a whole lot easier thanks to the latest innovation in…

Money
A Game-Changing Cryptocurrency App Just Landed In Australia

From bitcoin to blockchain, NFT’s to mining, we get it—the world of cryptocurrency can be intimidating for us mere mortals.…

Sustainability
How Kester Black’s Anna Ross Created A Sustainable Beauty Empire

When it comes to the beauty industry, sustainable and eco-conscious aren’t often the first words that come to mind, which is why…