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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…

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…

Travel
This Is When Australia’s Overseas Travel Ban Could Lift

We’ve been (not so) patiently waiting for news on when we can finally travel overseas again and this morning Qantas might have given…

Travel
The New Zealand Travel Bubble Has Been Suspended, Here’s What You Need To Know

In news that brings a tear to our eye, New Zealand has officially suspended the Trans Tasman travel bubble. Initially New…

Wellness
When And Where Can I Get The COVID-19 Vaccine In Australia?

Vaccination is the most effective way to protect against infectious diseases—when you get vaccinated, your immune system is trained to…

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.…

News
Keep Track Of COVID Exposure Sites In Sydney With This Live Map

Well, here we are again, folks. Another day, another lockdown. In case you missed it, four local government areas in Sydney (Woollahra,…

News
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…

News
Leonardo’s Pizza Palace In Carlton Has Been Forced To Close After A Kitchen Fire

After an already bloody tough year for Melbourne hospitality, Leonardo’s Pizza Palace in Carlton was dealt another blow after a fire…

Local Escapes
Visit The Best Parts Of Regional Victoria With Round Three Of The $200 Voucher Scheme

Since the 'ring of steel' was torn down last year, Melburnians had been out exploring regional Victoria again in massive…

Pacific
A Pacific Travel Bubble Is On The Horizon, Here’s What You Need To Know

If, like us, your wanderlust-filled heart was crushed when the recent Federal budget revealed international travel was off the cards until…

Local Escapes
LUMA Southern Light Project Is Coming To Queenstown Next Weekend So Wrap Up Warm

Forget what you know about the Southern Lights. Aurora Australis? Please… we have something much more exciting for you. Kicking…

News
Here’s How You Can Be Involved In This Week’s Climate Strikes

It’s pretty hard to avoid news about the sorry state of planet Earth these days, but in case you’ve been in a media blackout,…

Career & Money
Here’s Everything To Know About The 2021 Budget If You’re A Young Person In Australia

The time has come again for the drop of Australia’s Federal Budget bearing more suspense than the next season of Stranger Things 4.…

News
A Plant-Heavy Oasis Is Set To Open At The Top End Of Southbank

City Of Melbourne and Lord Mayor Sally Cap has just announced their plans to extend some leafy love to the north end of the Southbank…

Hair & Beauty
You Can Now Recycle Your Empty Beauty Product Bottles At David Jones

If you go through beauty products as fast as we do, you’ll know how quickly those empty containers can pile up. But now, thanks to a…

What's On
A Hefty ‘Pink’ Super Moon Will Take To The Evening Sky At Dusk Tonight

It’s time to take a big ol’ geeze into the evening sky, because tonight, a pink supermoon will be the star of the show.…

Planet
Celebrate Earth Day With These 10 Green Activities

More than one billion people in 192 countries participate in Earth Day activities each  year, making it the largest civic observance in…

News
Everything You Need To Know About ‘Data Bias’ And How It Affects Women

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

Travel
Here’s How You Can Win The Ultimate Remote Getaway And Work Far From Home

It’s true 2020 was the year of loungewear, online music festivals and banana bread but for a lot of us, it also transformed our…

News
Learn How To Navigate A Post-Pandemic World With Urban Insights

Hold on to your seats ‘cause we just launched a new joint venture, Urban Insights, that’ll help flip the switch and show Aussies…

News
Scope Out This Australia-Wide Guide To The Women’s #March4Justice Rallies

Let's rewind back to January 21, 2017. It was a day after the inauguration of former president Donald Trump—five million people…

Australia
Start Packing Your Bags, Qantas Just Dropped $99 Flights To South Australia

There’s no time to waste people—flights to South Australia are going for $99 a pop and the real question is, why haven’t…

Career & Money
Why We’re Partnering With Australia’s Hottest New Fintech And What It Means For You

Today, Urban List launched a new partnership with one of Australia’s brightest fintechs—a personal investing platform called…

News
Lose Your Investing Virginity With The New Platform Designed To Make It A Breeze

We get it. Investing can seem overwhelming, especially if you’re new to the game, which is probably why only 1 in 5 Australians…

News
Facebook Has Blocked Us So Here’s Where To Find Urban List Now

To all of our Urban Listers, Google, Facebook, and, would you believe it, Bing have all been making headlines here in Australia across the…

News
Look Up, The World’s Tallest Vertical Garden Will Call Melbourne Home

Melbourne’s city skyline is going to look a little greener, with Beulah announcing that it’s $2 billion skyscraper, Southbank by…

Entertainment
Accio Tickets, A Brand New Immersive Harry Potter Exhibition Is Coming In 2022

Start manifesting people, a brand new Harry Potter exhibition is in the works and you’re going to want to make sure you’re right…

News
Big News, The Era Of Lockout Laws In Sydney Is Officially Over

It’s been a long time coming, Sydney. Earlier this morning, on Tuesday 9 February, the NSW Government revealed that Sydney’s…

Things To Do
Forget Colouring Books, This Is The New Mindfulness Hobby To Get Around In 2021

If you’ve never been into colouring books and puzzles seem far too mundane, or you could never stay consistent with journaling, we may…

News
Keep Up To Date With The Latest Victorian Border Restrictions

Today, the Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews announced that you’ll need a permit to cross into Victorian borders, along with a…

TV & Movies
Pay Attention Movie Buffs, These Are The Films That Have Been Rescheduled Due To Coronavirus

It’s fair to say COVID-19 put a spanner in the works for the movie industry. Across the entire world, cinemas closed, filming stopped…

News
Here’s Everything You Need To Know About Australia’s First Pet Ridesharing App

While nothing seems to surprise us anymore, the idea that our furry, feathered or scaled companions can very well cruise around our big…

Food & Drink
Cue The Drools, We Just Found Brisbane’s Best Vegan Dessert And It Is All Time

What happens when you pair a Brisbane dining institution with gourmet ice cream heavyweights Connoisseur? Well, that’s when the magic…

Food & Drink
Cue The Drools, We Just Found A Plant Based Deconstructed Pavlova And It Is All Time

What happens when you pair a Perth dining favourite with gourmet ice cream heavyweights Connoisseur? Well, that’s when the magic…

Sustainability
​Here’s How To Make An Impact This Festive Season, According To Trailblazer Jan Fran

For most of us, 2020 has brought more tears than thrills, so it would be easy to just write-off the holiday season and concentrate on…

Travel
Here’s How You Can Win 1 of 7 $15K Airbnb Travel Coupons To Use Around Australia

It sure has been a year to remember, but if there’s one thing we're taking away from 2020, it’s a newfound…

News
Escape Reality With Workations, Ephemeral Hotels, Vampire Culture And Eccentric Utopian Style

Welcome to Culture Curve—your go-to guide to what’s on the rise and slide in culture in November 2020. As we edge towards the…

News
Lift Your Spirits With This Small Business Owner’s Story Of Survival

To say that this year has been tough on Australian small businesses would be an understatement. With devastating bushfires earlier this year…

News
Meet The 6 Aussie Artists Adding Colour To Donating Blood This Year

2020 has been a wild ride for everyone, but if the year has taught us anything, it’s that nothing lifts your spirits quite like giving…

Local Escapes
Pack Your Bags, You Can Fly To Hamilton Island For Just $129 This Summer

You can stop mapping out how you’re going to tackle that 12 hour drive to Airlie Beach, because we’ve got a better idea. With…

Money
Here’s Everything To Know About The 2020 Budget If You’re A Young Person In Australia

On Tuesday night, Treasurer Josh Frydenberg handed down Australia’s 2020 Budget. He opened his speech by saying Australia has been…

News
Look Up, A Rare Blue Moon Will Light Up The Sky This Halloween For The First Time In 19 Years

2020 has been a peculiar year. In March, Uranus started leaking gas (literally), a bird called the Aldabra rail re-evolved itself back into…

Asia
Take Your WIPs To The Maldives, This Island Resort Just Dropped The Ultimate Workation Package

Here’s the deal, workations are the new staycations and we’re not even remotely mad about it. Earlier this year, off the back…

News
Discover How Melbourne’s Most Iconic Doughnuts Are Tackling Adversity During Lockdown

At Urban List, we believe small businesses are the lifeblood of our cities and our communities, and with 2020 throwing every curveball in…

Music
Prepare To Pounce, Tickets For The Australian Premiere Of Hamilton The Musical Are Dropping Today

When we dropped the news last year that one of the world’s most acclaimed musicals, Hamilton, was coming down under, you (rightly so)…

News
Scope Out How This Melbourne Barbershop Is Adapting To Multiple Lockdowns

At Urban List, we believe small businesses are the lifeblood of our cities and our communities, and with 2020 throwing every curveball in…

News
Support Disaster Relief In Lebanon With Lebathon, A Silent Auction With Epic Items Up For Grabs

It’s hard to believe 2020 could include more destruction than it already has—but the devastation caused by a monumental blast in…

TV & Movies
Take A Trip Down Memory Lane, You Can Now Rent Out The World’s Last Blockbuster On Airbnb

In a time before streaming every movie and TV show was at our fingertips, the old Blockbuster was a blue and yellow haven of…

Entertainment
Get Binging, An Epic New Streaming Service Just Dropped And It Won’t Cost You A Cent

Exciting news today fam, Quibi has just launched in New Zealand and Australia and it’s totally free. What the hell is Quibi and why…

News
Make Way For Bedroom Pop, AR Boutiques And A New Era Of Gaming

Welcome to Culture Curve—your go-to guide to what’s on the rise and slide in August 2020. If there's one thing that…

News
Shake Up Your Skin Care Routine, Fenty Beauty Just Dropped A Skin Care Line

If there’s one thing that 2020 has taught us, it’s that a great skin care routine is everything. We honestly may never contour…

Travel
Take Note World, Paris Just Created A Floating Cinema With Socially Distanced Boats

If you’re a hardcore movie buff destined to hit the cinemas most weekends, you’ve no doubt been missing the smell of freshly…

News
Step Into A New Era Of Culpability, TikTok Power And Data Healing

Welcome to Culture Curve—your go-to guide to what’s on the rise and slide in July 2020. It’s safe to say we have entered…

Things To Do
Here’s How Your Furry Friend Could Star In A TV Commercial And Score A Ton Of Pet Food

Hands up if your camera roll is purely dedicated to portraits of your photogenic pup? Well, in the most exciting news you’re about to…

People
Listen Up, Here’s Everything You Need To Know About Tomorrow’s Share The Mic Movement In Australia

In case you missed it, last week a bunch of white celebrities, entrepreneurs and political figures in the US handed over the reins of their…

News
Put The Tent Away, Splendour In The Grass Has Officially Been Cancelled For 2020

We all knew it was coming and now it's official—Splendour In The Grass has been cancelled for 2020. After originally announcing…

News
What’s On The Rise And Slide In Culture In June?

Welcome to Culture Curve—your go-to guide to what’s on the rise and slide in June 2020. As Australia emerges from isolation, a…

Travel
5 Amazing Things That Happened Across The World This Week

While international travel is most certainly not on the cards right now (it’s okay, we can wait), there are some big things that you…

News
Support Local And Amp Up Your Insta Stories With This Epic New GIF Collection

Restrictions are easing and with that, our favourite local hot spots are coming back to life. Cafes, restaurants, bars, gyms, hairdressers,…

Things To Do
Venture Deep Inside The Facebook Group Where Nearly Two Million People Pretend To Be Ants

We’ve all dealt with the surplus of time we’ve found ourselves with in our own ways. People baked copious amounts of sourdough…

News
Here’s How You Can Help The World’s Most Vulnerable During COVID-19 From Your Couch

While most of us are filling the void left by COVID-19 by purchasing cute tracksuit co-ords, fresh activewear sets and boujee restaurant…

News
Urban Culture Curve | Pave A Way Forward With New Wave Positive Publishing

Welcome to the May 2020 Urban Culture Curve—your go-to guide to what’s on its way in, and on its way out, in urban culture.…

Sustainability
Have A Positive Impact On The World With Us As We Take On Sustainability

Today is an exciting day, one that has been in the making for a long time. It’s the day we launch a project that has engaged the…

Health & Beauty
Here Is Everything You Need To Know About The Government’s New COVID-19 Tracing App

As we’ve all no doubt obsessively read and re-read over the last few weeks, in order for Australia’s current lockdown rules and…

Travel
Find Out When Australia’s Travel Restrictions Are Likely To Relax

There’s been plenty of talk this week about the possible softening of Stage 3 Lockdown Laws. But before you start packing your…

News
Urban Culture Curve | Let’s Make Connectivity The C Word For 2020

Welcome to the April 2020 Urban Culture Curve—your go-to guide to what’s on its way in, and on its way out, in urban culture.…

News
Here Are The Only “Reasonable Excuses” You Can Leave Your House Right Now

With press conferences happening every day from Prime Minister Scott Morrison, along with state Premiers, it can be hard to keep track of…

News
Take A Contiki Tour From Your Couch With This Epic New Movie Club

Just because you can't Contiki right now, doesn't mean you can't have a party. Stay at home and join in their new Movie…

Music
Band Together And Support The Australian Music Industry With The Sound Of Silence Campaign

With some pretty terrifying news bulletins hitting us thick and fast, the devastating effect of COVID-19 can render us all a little…

Wellness
Dispatch From Milan | Read How This Australian Writer Is Still Living Her Best Life In Lockdown

Saskia Tillers is a freelance writer from Sydney who lives and works in Milan. We asked her to tell us what it's like over there…

Music
Jam Out At Home Thanks To The Online Music Festival Happening This Weekend

Unless you're Jared Leto, you’re probably well aware of the difficulties that live musicians and artists have been facing since…

Travel
Here’s How To Change Your Flights For Free If You Need To Postpone A Trip

COVID-19 is quite literally taking over the world and if you’re one of the hundreds of thousands who had planned to travel in the next…

News
The World Is Wild And Everyone Needs To Change, Including Us

To all of our Urban Listers, How are you going out there? These are strange times so we wanted to take a moment to connect. Because more…

Food & Drink
Skip The Green Smoothie, Australia’s First Healthy Ice Cream Has Dropped And It’s A Must-Try

With the mercury showing no signs of dipping anytime soon, we have just the thing to cool you down this summer. Enter: FroPro’s…

Asia
Eat Your Greens At Potato Head’s New Plant-Based Restaurant In Bali

Vegan or not, you’ll want to book yourself a spot at Tanaman, Bali’s newest plant-based restaurant next time you’re in…

Entertainment
Here’s How You Can Make History In This Female-Only Gaming Comp

Gamer girls, gather round—this one’s for you. Brisbane-based company XP Esports is set to host this year’s first…

News
Urban Culture Curve | Can Streetwear Survive The Roaring 20s?

Welcome to the February 2020 Urban Culture Curve—your go-to guide for what’s on its way in, and on its way out, in urban…

Shopping
Fire Up Your Wishlist, A New Shopping App That Ups The Ante On AfterPay Just Dropped

In great news for your Net-A-Porter wishlist, but probably not so great for your bank balance and your holiday savings—Australia has…

News
This Summer Has Been Catastrophic For Bushfires In Australia, Here’s How You Can Help

After months of severe drought and multiple summer days hitting record-breaking temperatures, Australia has been fighting catastrophic…

Europe
10 Unmissable St. Petersburg Experiences You Have To Do At Least Once In Your Lifetime

An imperial capital for two centuries, St. Petersburg is Russia’s most beguiling city. From grand churches and palaces to jaw-dropping…

News
Urban Culture Curve | As The Decade Wraps Up, Edible Insects Are Buzzing

Welcome to the December Urban Culture Curve—your go-to guide for what’s on its way in, and on its way out, in urban culture.…

Music
Prepare For Peak Nostalgia, So Pop Festival Just Dropped Its Epic 00s Line-Up

Fact: the noughties served up some of the best damn music of all time. Don’t fight us on it.  If you too share our undying love…

News
Gin Baubles Exist And Have Just Made Everyone’s Christmas

As full-time gin enthusiasts, you can imagine our excitement for the launch of Gingle Bells Gin Baubles—Christmas baubles filled with…

Local Escapes
Meet The Aussie Travel Start-Up That Will Challenge Your Love For Airbnb

With each passing year, the more people to jump aboard the share economy, the more we’re forced to sift through mounds of sub-par…

News
Culture Curve | The Smoke Is Clearing On Cannabis Culture

Welcome to the November Urban Culture Curve—your go-to guide for what’s on its way in, and on its way out, in urban culture.…

News
Here’s Exactly How To Live Your Best Summer Yet

As we race toward summer and the slew of Christmas party invites roll in, the bank balance can start to get a little low.  But, we all…

News
Here’s How You Can Help Make The Government Declare A Climate Emergency

The climate strikes are still rolling out each week across the world, and while it might be tricky for you to get out there and join them…