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The Best Sentosa Hotels For An Island Getaway

Sentosa is the perfect place to stay regardless of whether you’re visiting Singapore on holiday or you’re a local wanting to…

Activities & Itineraries

The Official Jurassic World Exhibition Is Turning Melbourne Into A Prehistoric Paradise

Returning to where it all started Jurassic World: The Exhibition is pipelining for Melbourne with some raving reviews following its massive…

Local Escapes

This Frozen-Inspired Winter Wonderland Airbnb Is Here To Up Your Melbourne Staycation Game

From summers filled with cold rainy days to bars made entirely out of ice, the chill runs through Melbourne’s veins.…

Activities & Itineraries

The Best Walks To Take In Inner Melbourne

Getting out and pounding the pavement and mixing up your environments is a bloody good way to refresh the body and the mind. There…

Features

Moama Lights Returns For 2024 With A New Theme: Enchanted Nights: A Celebration of Light

In the small town of Moama just on the outside of the Victorian border sits a stretch of the Murray river that holds a long and special…

Travel

The Best Hotels In Melbourne From Boutique To Bodacious (2024 Edition)

To be honest, we’re always looking for an excuse for a staycay in one of the best hotels in Melbourne. Birthday? Book a suite.…

What's On

After Sell-Out Seasons Overseas, Lightscape Is Returning To The Royal Botanic Gardens

Transformed into a world of light, colour and music, step into the Royal Botanic Gardens which has been reimagined into an immersive…

Pets

The Best Dog Beaches In Victoria For 2024

Do you know who likes the beach just as much as you do? Your dog. Perhaps more sometimes, witnessing your woofer make tracks around the…

Things To Do

The Best Go Karting In Melbourne 2024

Go karting is a timeless activity. The almost child-like pursuit of speed and reckless endangerment is a thrill that you can’t (and…

What's On

Globally Acclaimed LEGO Exhibition, Art Of The Brick, Returns To Melbourne With A Million Bricks

After a successful sold-out debut in 2011,  The Art of the Brick Immersive LEGO exhibition returns to Melbourne for a second…

Things To Do

5 Quintessentially Melbourne Things To Do With The Whole Fam This Season

Here’s a round-up of kid-friendly places to see and things to do in Melbourne CBD. 

Activities & Itineraries

Things To Do In Melbourne Right Now

Consider this your Melbourne bucket list that covers both tourist attractions and local haunts. There are endless things to do, see, eat and…

What's On

5 Things To Do At Brunswick Music Festival For 2024

Brunswick, or Bulleke-bek in Woi Wurrung language, is the inner-city suburb in Melbourne's northeast, and once a year the entire…

Things To Do

Here’s How You Can Score The Ultimate $10K Trip To This Mega Burleigh Surfing Event

Attention all summer beach lovers, The Hyundai Australian Boardriders Battle Series returns for a massive 11th season in 2024 ready to…

Things To Do

27 Of The Best Museums In Melbourne And Victoria For 2024

What better time to upgrade on some culture and history and explore what makes Victoria unique. Melbourne newbies can check out the classic…

Things To Do

5 Of The Best Mid-Week Activities To Break Up The Work Week

No matter how much you love your job, some weeks just seem to drag, right? But, instead of wishing them away, we’ve trying to add in…

Activities & Itineraries

How To Have The Ultimate Trip To The Gold Coast For Every Kind Of Adventure Lover

Whatever your dream vacay looks like, Village Roadshow Theme Parks has over 120 world-class rides, slides, shows, characters and attractions…

What's On

Dinos Alive Is The Immersive Exhibition Featuring 80+ Life-Sized, Animated Dinosaurs

Following an extended season in the US, the closest thing to taking a walk in Jurassic Park has arrived in Melbourne at Dinos…

Travel

Awesome Events Not To Miss In Singapore In 2024

Whether you’re a lover of lights, sports or downright incredible architecture, Singapore invites you to immerse yourself in this…

Things To Do

Auckland’s Hottest Summer Events Worth Popping Across The Ditch For

There’s no need to jet off to Europe for a culture fix. Instead, set your sights on Auckland (aka Tāmaki Makaurau) just a short…

What's On

A Ridiculously Festive, Four-Week-Long Christmas Festival Is Taking Over Melbourne

Melbourne loves to make a big deal of things—think laneways, lockdowns, and the metro rail project—and fortunately for us,…

Things To Do

From Visiting Markets To Dancing, How Our Readers Are Celebrating Diwali In 2023

Bring the light and flavours of Diwali home with some delicious help from our community and The Spice Tailor. 

What's On

Where To Get A Real Christmas Tree In Melbourne For 2023

Christmas shopping in Melbourne can be an incredibly stressful experience, especially if you've taken it upon yourself to transform your…

Activities & Itineraries

Moonlight Cinema Is Back In Action With A Summer Season In The Botanic Garden

It’s that time of year again where Melbourne welcomes Moonlight Cinema back for its 28th summer. Returning to their usual…

Things To Do With Kids

10 Cracking Things To Do In Melbourne That’ll Keep You And Your Kids Entertained

Parents and guardians know the struggle all too well of trying to find an activity that will entertain kids for longer than a few minutes.…

Kids & Travel

The Best Kid-Friendly Accomodation In Melbourne

Whether you’re in search of kid-friendly accommodation for a weekend-long city staycation or a week-long inaugural family holiday,…

Things To Do

8 Reasons To Check Out Singapore’s Coolest Aquarium

Heading over to Singapore with the family or simply love all things nautical? Home to more than 100,000 beautiful and distinctive marine…

Things To Do

The Best Swimming Pools In Melbourne, 2023 Edition

As the temperature rises and summer holidays get into full swing, it’s time to hit the pool. Here’s our list of the best places…

Kid-friendly Venues

Melbourne’s Best Restaurants For A Kid-Friendly Feast

Melbourne/Naarm certainly has no shortage of restaurants being home to some of the country’s best hospitality. However, every parent…

Features

Northcote Pools Has Received A Stunning 18-Month Glow Up Just in Time for Summer

With summer around the corner, the Northcote Aquatic and Recreation Centre (NARC) is gearing up to welcome the Darebin community…

Travel

10 Value-Packed Holiday Deals To Suit Every Type Of Traveller

Craving a luxe escape but the cost of living holding you back? Flight Centre’s got you covered. They’ve curated lush…

Travel

8 Of The Best Travel And Spending Tips, According To A Travel Agent

We enlisted the experts at Flight Centre to share their best secret travel and spending tips to help us live our best vacay lives, and they…

Things To Do

A Sprawling Holey Moley And Big Kids Arcade Is Coming To Moorabbin

It’s safe to say you’ve had at least one ‘team building’ session at a Holey Moley over the years, and…

Things To Do

Where To Watch The AFL Grand Final In Melbourne

It's the grand final weekend, the big one is here and it's finally returning to the sacred grounds of the MCG for the first time…

Things To Do

Pass Go IRL At Australia’s Massive Monopoly Theme Park

A sure-fire way to end friendships and relationships, a giant real-life Monopoly experience is arriving in Melbourne. 

Travel

Dust Off Your Passport—Urban List Vacays Has Arrived

Dust off your passport—Urban List Vacays has arrived. 

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Bugaboo Dragonfly: The Game-Changing New Pram Made For City Life

The Bugaboo Dragonfly pram is slated to drop in Australia in August. Here's what to expect from this game-changing new pram for…

Things To Do

The Best Hot Air Balloon Experiences In Melbourne and Victoria 2023

Take to the skies, soak in the view and pop a bottle once you're back on dry land, the hot air balloon experience is pretty bloody…

Take A Sneak Peek At A Day In The Life Of An Early Childhood Teacher

We pull back the curtain on a day in the life of Brooke O'Brien, an early childhood teacher who specialises in play-based…

Things To Do

Keep The Kids Entertained For Hours This Winter With These 7 Indoor Activities

It can often be too gloomy to venture out over the winter months. Stop cabin fever and the groans of “I’m boreddd” in its…

What's On

See Vivid Sydney In A Whole New Light With These One-Off Experiences

From scenic flights to night kayaking, luxe harbour cruises, haunted ghost tours, and more. 

Fitness

The Best Rock Climbing In Melbourne For 2023

Going Indoor rock climbing and bouldering has never been easier in Melbourne. Thanks to the flurry of interest in the sport a couple of…

North America

Channel Your Inner Child And Celebrate Disney’s 100th Birthday This Year

There's never been a better time to be (or indulge) a Disney fan with the Disney100 Celebration taking over the 'Happiest Place On…

Kids & Travel

The 10 Best Beaches In Melbourne For A Dip With The Kids

‘Beaches’ might not be the first thing that comes to mind when you think of for a day-trip with the kids in and out of…

Kid-friendly Venues

Your Guide To Melbourne’s Best Family-Friendly Cafes

Everyone has a go-to cafe for brunch and takeaway hotspot for coffee but if you’re looking to venture outside of routine we’ve…

Kid-friendly Venues

The Best Kid-Friendly Pubs For Pints And Playtime

The struggle to find a dinner spot that caters to the whole family’s appetite is ever ongoing. Enter the Melbourne pub. The city is…

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9 Free Things To Do In Melbourne For You And The Family

Whether it's just another weekend or summer school holidays, activities with kids can quickly become costly. So we’ve rounded up a…

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The Best Cafes Near Playgrounds In Melbourne

If you’ve successfully rounded up the kids to make it to a cafe, you may as well make the most of the outing and piggyback brunch with…

Things To Do With Kids

Take A Hike With The Little Ones Across Victoria’s Best Kid-Friendly Hikes

The hike has long been a weekend tradition for Melbournians. An off-the-grid walk is one of the best reasons to escape suburbia and the…

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8 Rainy Day Activities In Melbourne To Keep You And The Kids At Bay

Between Melbourne’s four-seasons-in-a-day weather and La Niña it can be tricky to organise a rainproof plan that the whole…

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You Asked, We Listened: Introducing Urban List Fam

Enter Urban List Fam, a brand new vertical we are so excited to be launching today in partnership with BMW.