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A Possible Sighting Of Salvatore The Seal (Or Close Lookalike) Has Taken Place In Melbourne

The global lockdown brought upon us many unforeseen spectacles from the animal world. Hundreds of thousands of pink flamingoes took over…

What's On
Alba, The Peninsula’s New Thermal Springs And Spa Destination Has Finally Opened

  From humble beginnings as a hotspot for family getaways, The Mornington Peninsula is today just as synonymous with those seeking a…

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Score $125 Back On Your Dining Bill With The Government’s Cash Back Initiative Returning

After the wild success of last year's cash back on dining in the CBD, the Victorian government is once again helping split the bill.…

Gifts
Greener House Nursery
Brunswick, VIC

If you haven’t stopped by Greener House Nursery on Sydney Road in Brunswick yet…

Travel
Dive Australia’s First Buoyant Reef Now On The GC

Get your flippers ready and slip into your scuba suit, Wonder Reef is finally here. Wonder Reef is the much-anticipated, premier dive…

Things To Do
MIFF 2022 Is Celebrating Its 70th Anniversary With Its Biggest Program Yet, Here’s What To See

Celebrating its very own jubilee, MIFF 2022 (Melbourne International Film Festival) is returning for its 70th instalment. The…

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Win One Of 40 Holidays To Celebrate Flight Centre’s 40th Birthday

From lazing around a boujee hotel wrapped in a fluffy robe and soaking up the sun on an exotic, far away beach to exploring new and exciting…

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A Giant Nostalgia-Fuelled Monopoly Theme Park Is Coming To Melbourne

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

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Disability Advocate Hannah Diviney On Her Debut Book And The Power Of Representation

Welcome to 30 Faces, a celebration of 30 individuals changing the world by 2030. A destination to unearth how they got here, what fuels…

Pets
Seeing Eye Dogs Australia Is Looking For People To Take Care Of Their Puppies For A Year

Seeing Eye Dogs Australia and Vision Australia are asking for a favour in looking after their gorgeous eight-week old pups, and we…

Entertainment
From A Viral Instagram Post To Building A Social Movement With Chanel Contos

Welcome to 30 Faces, a celebration of 30 individuals changing the world by 2030. A destination to unearth their career journey, what fuels…

Things To Do
The NGV’s Winter Blockbuster Has Been Announced: The Picasso Century Exhibition

The NGV is opening their doors to their winter blockbuster, The Picasso Century. It doesn’t get bigger than this, an…

Food & Drink
Give Your Bar Cart A Glow Up With Starward’s Ginger Beer Cask Whisky

There are many iconic duos in life. Mac and cheese, Kath and Kim, coffee and doughnuts. And now, we bring you ginger beer and whisky. …

Food & Drink
Get Your Wagyu And Whisky On At Starward’s Asian-Inspired Feast This Month

If top-notch quintessential Melbourne food and exclusive spirits get you hot under the collar, we have the perfect event for…

Markets & Food Events
Dine Underneath The Stars In Private Winter Igloos Along The Yarra River

Thaw out those winter blues with the return of Melbourne’s Winter Igloo Garden. Kicking off on Saturday the 21st of May, you’ll…

Things To Do
Why This Exhibition Exploring Wartime Love And Loss Is A Must-See At The Shrine Of Remembrance

Sex, love and lust aren’t simple topics, so when we heard that a new exhibition is placing them in conversation with the hugely…

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How And Where To Vote, How To Vote Early And Where You Can Find A Democracy Sausage

We're rolling into the pointy end of the 2022 Federal election and it's time to cast your vote; whichever way you're swinging…

Style & Design
Lounge In Style With New Balance’s Inclusive And Gender-Neutral Range

As loungewear continues to be the foundation of modern style, it's not surprising that many of us look to sportswear brands for…

Career & Money
Artist Bianca Beers On Noughties Wardrobe Keepsakes And Unapologetic Style

They say fashion is a personal journey and that couldn’t ring more true for artist, designer and creator Bianca Beers.  We sat…

Things To Do
Creator And Digital Artist Tara Chandra On Standing Out Over Fitting In

“Eclectic, colourful and over-accessorised” is how Sydney creator and digital artist Tara Chandra describes her…

Food & Drink
Stack Your April Calendar With 4 Unmissable Events In Melbourne

With cooler days rolling around, April might be your last chance to get outside before the Melbourne chill sets in. We want to make the most…

Career & Money
Join The Nationwide Search For Changemakers Shaping The Next Decade

It’s been said that we’re now entering Generation ‘A’—the era of the activist.  Every day people are…

Things To Do
Take Your Paint And Sip Night To New Heights On Top Of A Skyscraper

Fact: The perfect evening is one filled with friends, wine and blissful sunsets. Sydney and Melbourne locals, you’re in luck; a new…

Food & Drink
You And Three Mates Could Win An Unforgettable Starward Whisky Dining Experience

The cooler months just got a whole lot hotter, because the legends at Starward are (quite literally) bringing whisky to the dinner table…

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Refresh Your Athleisure Aesthetic With Canterbury’s Bold Limited Edition Capsule

Wave goodbye to yoga-style comfies; there's a more striking athleisure aesthetic in town. In case you missed it, bright and bold…

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#WaitingOnZuck: Here’s Why You Won’t See Any News From Us Today

Around this time last year, The Australian Government, Department of Treasury (℅ Josh Frydenberg) introduced the News Media Bargaining…

Food & Drink
Don’t Miss Urban List’s Epic Wine Collab, Score 25% Off The Final Release

If you’ve been waiting for an excuse to try our bagged wine collab; Bagnum, wait no longer. We're celebrating our final release…

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Introducing The All-New 30,000sqm NGV Contemporary

With the new build being part of the Victorian Governments’ $1.7 billion injection to the Melbourne arts industry, the NGV…

Markets & Food Events
Pinot Palooza Is Returning To Melbourne For Two Pinot Noir-Fuelled Days

Everyone's favourite wine fest, Pinot Palooza, is officially returning to the thirsty city of Melbourne after a two and a half…

Things To Do
Bowl In Style With The New ‘High Roller’ Experience That Needs To Be Seen To Be Believed

If you're a big fan of bowling, we're with you. Because what’s not to love? Friendly rivalry, cold beers, endless laughs…

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The Melbourne News You Need To Know Today

On a quiet day, It can be tough keeping up with the latest coming out of Australia's cultural capital, especially so in a post-2020…

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This Grocery Delivery App Is Delivering Rapid Antigen Tests To Your Door Within 10 Minutes

Want to see your mates? Take a RAT test. Keen to head interstate? Better take a RAT test. Finally going on that post-isolation date? Take…

Things To Do
Fed Square To Be Transformed Into The Kaleidosquare For Summer

Federation Square is launching a collection of free events to take over the centre of the city. Encouraging Melburnians to reclaim…

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The 100-Year-Old Northcote Theatre Is Being Transformed Into An All-New Music Venue

A long-standing landmark of Northcote’s High Street, the 100-year-old, heritage-listed Northcote Theatre is set for one hell of a…

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…

Local Escapes
A Brand New Aussie Pub Has Just Opened On The Mornington Peninsula

Jerome Borazio is at it again, this time opening HABA—a beach-side Aussie pub in Rye on the Mornington Peninsula—just in time…

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This Former CBD Rooftop Carpark Has Been Converted Into A Ultra-Sustainable Sky-High Garden And Farm

What was once a conventional run-of-the-mill car park, Siddeley Street Car Park is poised to have one serious glow-up. Opening in the second…

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
Get Picnic Ready With This Super Portable (And Drinkable) Rosé In A Bag

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

What's On
Melbourne Street Eatz Is Making Its Return For A Mammoth Summer Season

A flurry of food trucks on the waterfront can only mean one thing—Melbourne Street Eatz is back with its biggest event to date. …

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Find Out The Latest News On COVID Restrictions In Melbourne

Stay up to date with our live list of the latest updates of restrictions around Melbourne. Information is via coronavirus.vic.gov.au.…

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…

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You Can Now Score Parking In The City For Just $5

As part of City Of Melbourne’s continued effort to entice Victorians back to the big smoke, they’ve just announced that…

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…

Activities & Itineraries
Melbourne’s Eco-Friendly Picnic Boats Are Officially Back On The Water

With light at the end of the tunnel, we're already seeing several Melbourne businesses reopen while still sticking to the…

Bars & Pubs
Just In: Arbory Afloat Is Returning This October As A Mediterranean-Inspired Beach Club

After its deep hibernation through Melbourne’s frosty period, Arbory Afloat is readying the ship to welcome crowds back on board.…

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You Can Now Top Up Your Myki Instantly Via Your iPhone

Picture this: a hasty pace up the steps of Flinders Street Station. You gaze up to see your train is leaving in three minutes. You’ve…

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A Brand Spanking New Three-Storey Rooftop Library Is Coming To The Queen Victoria Market

Already love The Queen Victoria Market? It's about to get even better. The well established go-to for some of the best…

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A 6.0 Magnitude Earthquake Was Just Felt Across Victoria

At around 9:15am today, an earthquake was felt across Victoria. The Seismology Centre, the local earthquake observatory for southeast…

Food & Drink
Messina Is Dropping A Massive Red Velvet And Choc-Chip Cookie Pie

Red Velvet Cookie Pie. Shut up and take my money.  The good news flowed in this morning, the Messina dessert team have been…

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The Melbourne Star Is Closing Down For Good After 13 Years Of Ups And Downs

After 13 years of ups and downs, the Docklands’ Melbourne Star is powering down for good after suffering the effects of the COVID-19…

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…

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Melbourne’s Favourite Meredith Music Festival Will Not Run This Year

In a year where we all could've used a visit to the supernatural amphitheatre, the sad news has come over the wire that the…

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The Pfizer Vaccine Will Be Available To Victorians Aged 16 To 39 From 7am Tomorrow

Premier Daniel Andrews dropped the big news during his Tuesday press conference that the Pfizer vaccine will now be available to…

Food & Drink
Introducing Messina’s Lockdown Snack Pack, A Sticky Baked Brioche And Cheesecake Gelato Tub

We’ve become quite reliant on Messina Gelato over here, their speciality desserts have been seeing us through each lockdown, and true…

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The AstraZeneca Vaccine Is Now Available To Victorians Aged 18 To 39

In a bid to get more Victorians vaccinated, AstraZeneca is now available to any 18 to 39yo across the state who provides informed…

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One of The City’s Most Beloved Nightclubs, New Guernica, Is Closing Its Doors In The CBD

A staple of Melbourne’s nightlife for over 12 years, New Guernica’s intricate and jungle curated multi-room nightclub and bar…

Food & Drink
Messina’s Gooey Fairy Bread Cookie Pie Is Making A Comeback

Messina bake-at-home cookie pie is making another major comeback. This time, topped with a tonne of 100s and 1000s in the form of our…

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.…

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Be Inspired By ‘Democracy In Colour’ Australia’s First Racial And Economic Justice Organisation

At Urban List, we believe it’s important to recognise trailblazers who align their values with actions, which is why we’ve…