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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…

Food & Drink

Sydney’s New Harbourside Venue Is Slinging $2 Oysters and $12 Cocktails To Celebrate Sunset

Celebrate the return to warmer weather with spritzes and unbeatable views at PIER BAR.

Wellness

Soak Bathhouse

Bondi Junction, NSW

Sydney is scoring one of Queensland’s favourite day spa destinations; Soak…

Activities & Itineraries

Hijinx Hotel

Alexandria, NSW

Kidults, rejoice! The world's first challenge room hotel is set to descend on…

Activities & Itineraries

Maniax Marrickville

Marrickville, NSW

Axe throwing. It's a simple as it sounds. Basically, you hurl a…

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The Best Things To Do In Sydney This Weekend

Your guide to the best things to do in Sydney this weekend. 

Wellness

6 Ways To Support Your Mental Wellbeing By Boosting Your Social Connectedness

Staying socially connected IRL is a fantastic way to boost your mental health and balance the winter blues. It doesn’t mean…

Food & Drink

The Feed | The Sydney Food News You Need To Know About

To make sure that you're on top of all the tasty things happening in Sydney, we've wrapped up everything that you need to know right…

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MANIAX

St Peters, NSW

Axe throwing. It's a simple as it sounds. Basically,…

Fashion

Bodylove Pilates

Woollahra, NSW

Shaking things up on the Sydney fitness-front, is Bodylove Pilates. Enter: the…

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Ambervale Hotel

Ambarvale, NSW

The Ambarvale Hotel is ready to uncloak it’s eagerly anticipated transformation…

Food & Drink

How To Experience Japan After Dark In Sydney

From mouthwatering teppanyaki to Japanese punk-rock gigs.

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What’s On In Sydney This Week, This Month And Beyond

Your guide to what's happening in Sydney this week, this month, and beyond. 

Competitions

How To Win A Wedding Sponsored By Fireball Whisky

Want to add a little fire to your wedding? Fireball Whisky is ready to level up your special day with $1.5K worth of Fireball Cinnamon…

Art & Design

Cork & Chroma | St Leonards

St Leonards, NSW

After the huge success of their Surry Hills paint and sip studio, Cork & Chroma…

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Watsons Bay Boutique Hotel’s Rosé Street Fest

Watsons Bay, NSW

Rosé fans, rejoice. Watsons Bay Boutique Hotel—our beloved summer…

Activities & Itineraries

Timezone

Chippendale, NSW

The time to let your inner child run completely free is here and FYI, it’s…

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Check Out This Entire Month Of Unmissable Music Across Brisbane

An entire month of incredible line ups including BIGSOUND, Sweet Relief and more.

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Your Unmissable Cultural Events In Sydney This Year

To get you mapping out your cultural itinerary for the next few months, here are some of the unmissable cultural events in New South…

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The Best Markets In Sydney To Visit This Weekend

To fill the pantry with fresh produce or your closet with locally-made goods, there's nothing we love more than Sydney's best…

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Manly Wine

Manly, NSW

Here at The Urban List, we take food very (very) seriously and although some foodie…

Food & Drink

Consider This Your Ultimate Guide To Nailing Negroni Week

To ensure you don’t miss even a second of bartender Christmas, this is your go-to roundup of venues to hit during Negroni Week.

Travel

Tales Of Milano: Your Guide To Italy’s Most Stylish City

Achingly cool, the world’s fashion capital Milano, is a nonnegotiable stop when planning your next European getaway.

Food & Drink

Tales Of Napoli: Your Guide To Italy’s Culinary Gem

Napoli—a soul-stirring city steeped in unexpected opulence, rich art, a thriving culinary scene, and a breathtaking coastline…

Travel

Tales Of Roma: Your Guide To Italy’s Cultural Epicentre

Ah, Roma, who can resist the everlasting charm of the Eternal City? It’s a place where you’ll find old-world beauty at every…

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Tales Of Italy: Your Guide To Italy’s Best Cities

Our top picks for where to eat, stay and play in Roma, Milano and Napoli on your next trip to Italy.

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Sydney Theatre Shows: What To See On Stage This Month

From musical theatre to monologues, comedy, and riveting drama, here are our top picks for the best theatre shows happening in Sydney this…

Activities & Itineraries

The Best Escape Rooms In Sydney To Break Out Of In 2023

Sydney has plenty of escape rooms to sink your teeth into—some have just a 10 per cent success rate.

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Your Best Guide To The Ultimate Chills And Thrills This Month

Including road trips, cosy cabins, great reads and your next favourite streaming binges.

Travel Tips

8 Must-Dos To Prep For Your Next Outdoor Adventure

Winter’s finally packing up and the lure of an outdoor getaway has never been stronger.

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Slice 10% Off Your End Of Year Office Party At This Exhilarating Experience

Slot in some healthy competition at your next office end of year party with axe-throwing at Kiss My Axe Sydney.

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6 Electric Car Myths And Misconceptions We’re Debunking

Sleek aesthetics, petrol savings and less environmental footprint—we asked our audience all about why you’d love to invest in a…

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Score A Trip To Paris Thanks To Sony’s Huge New Interactive Film And Photography Festival

Grab your camera team, Sony’s first-ever Scene Festival just hit Australian shores. They’ve dropped a 100-strong lineup of…

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…

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Sydney Gig Guide: The Best Live Music To See This Month

From soulful jams to high-energy beats, we've curated a handpicked selection of the hottest gigs happening in Sydney this…

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The Most Beautiful Jacaranda Walks In Sydney This Spring

Come October and November, Sydney's jacaranda trees turn pockets of the city into purple wonderlands. From Paddington to Glebe and the…

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The Best Things To Do This Father’s Day In Sydney

Here's how to treat the old man for Father's Day in Sydney.

Australia

Everywhere To Eat, Play And Stay In Western Australia According To The Locals

We want to help you live the dream in WA, so we asked the passionate locals who call it home to share all their must-visit experiences…

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Where To Watch The FIFA Women’s World Cup In Sydney

These are the best spots to catch all the thrilling action of the FIFA Women's World Cup in Sydney! Our guide highlights top…

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Level Up Your Finances With This New Socially Responsible Investment Movement Study

Investing with a conscience has become increasingly popular over the past few years, and we don’t just mean buying organic and local.…

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Ignite Your Senses At This Immersive Festival Of Song, Light And Fire This October In WA

Experience three major events to celebrate and explore during Kambarang

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Where To Celebrate Post-Race If You’re Running City2Surf This Year

To ensure your City2Surf post-race highs and rewards linger, we've teamed up with LOLA’s Bondi to create an…

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Sculpture By The Sea 2023: The Free Exhibition Is Back This Spring

Gram at the ready, Sculpture by the Sea is returning for its 23rd year. 

Activities & Itineraries

The Best Things To Do On A Rainy Day

When the weather turns sour and things start to get soggy, as it often does this time of year, it can be hard to find the motivation to…

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Sydney’s Epic Cherry Blossom Festival Is Back This Month

This year, there’s mini golf and cocktails served in goblets made of ice. 

Things To Do

6 Things You Need To Know After Moving To Australia

With the world once again open, there’s never been a better time to finally make good on your dream of living overseas. 

Bars & Pubs

11 Of The Best Distilleries In Sydney Right Now

From a G&T on a hot day to an artisan rum in a candle-lit saloon, the world of spirits truly offers a sip for every occasion—and…

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SXSW Sydney: Everything You Need To Know And How To Attend

The major futurist conference and festival is expanding outside of Texas for the first time, and coming to Sydney in October.

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Your Guide To The Most Unmissable Events Happening In NSW In 2023

To help you start mapping out your next New South Wales adventure, we’ve rounded up a bunch of the most exciting events to mark in…

Food & Drink

A Limited-Time Gin High Tea Is Popping Up On An Iconic Manly Rooftop This Month

There are only a few things more wonderfully British than a high tea, except, perhaps, a gin-centric high tea that celebrates the start of…

Activities & Itineraries

Where To Go Ice Skating In Sydney

Don your best beanies and scarves for these Sydney ice skating rinks.

Things To Do With Kids

The Best Free Things To Do With Kids In Sydney

Bless 'em—but spending time with kids can get expensive.

Things To Do

11 Of The Best Sydney Date Ideas To Try This Winter

From cheap (and free) days out by the water to extravagant anniversary dinners and adrenaline-inducing activities, these are the best…

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Ramses & The Gold Of The Pharaohs: The Major Exhibition Is Headed For Sydney

The incredible Ramses & the Gold of the Pharaohs exhibition is headed to Sydney this summer. Here's what to expect and how…

Travel

Why This Luxe Brisbane Hotel Is The Ultimate Location For Your Next Interstate Event

Searching for a unique sophisticated space for your next big birthday or work function can be tricky business. Fortunately for us,…

Restaurants

The Best Restaurants With Live Music In Sydney

Live jazz is the perfect soundtrack for a French feast, and a mariachi band adds Mexican flare to your margarita. These awesome Sydney…

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Winter Activities To Tackle On The Central Coast This Season

From picturesque ocean pools and stunning beach vistas to fiery kitchens and gourmet degustations, here’s our curated collection of…

Things To Do With Kids

The Best Bushwalks Near Sydney To Tackle With Kids

Young or old, the thing about us Aussies is that we love a good bushwalk, and we Sydneysiders are incredibly fortunate to have walking…

Things To Do With Kids

The Best Kid-Friendly Beaches In Sydney

There's no greater summer pleasure than building a world-class sandcastle, splashing in the shallows or settling for a sandy ice block.

Things To Do

50 Epic Things To Do In Sydney Right Now

Here it is folks, your dedicated guide to the best things to do in Sydney.

Things To Do

8 Local Creators To Uncover On A Central Coast Winter Escape

Whether you’re up for the weekend or leaning into an extended stay, here are seven local makers and creators to check out next…

Food & Drink

The Best Places To Explore In And Around Our Cities, According To Our Editors

Including where to have early morning dips and the finest sunset sips from those in the know.

Food & Drink

How To Spend A Perfect Day Exploring Sydney, According To Our Lifestyle Editor

Exploring the city, going to all your favourite beaches, sipping your favourite brews and enjoying lunch at your favourite spots. What…

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SXSW Co-President Hugh Forrest On What To Expect At SXSW Sydney This Year

The countdown to SXSW Sydney has already begun. Here, we chat with SXSW co-president and chief programming officer Hugh Forrest on…

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…

Things To Do

Experience The Best Of Melbourne In Winter With This Curated Itinerary

Craving a taste of Australia's culture capital? Get set to feel the winter magic in Melbourne with RISING—one…

Activities & Itineraries

The Best Workshops In Sydney For Hands-On Experiences

From cocktail shaking to perfume making, these Sydney workshops guarantee learning and creativity.

Things To Do

6 Nature-Filled And Eco-Friendly Ways To Explore The Central Coast

Whether you're a first-timer or a frequent visitor, we’ve partnered with Love Central Coast to serve up the best ECO-Certified…

What's On

RISING 2023: Everything You Need To See, Do And Experience

Just shy of a year ago, Melbourne's RISING took the city by a cross-cultural storm with around two weeks of electric events,…

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6 Sustainable Ways to Step Up Your Next Soirée

Get your greenest thumbs on and elevate your next shindig from ordinary to eco-extraordinary.

What's On

What’s Open In Sydney This Kings Birthday Long Weekend

This June long weekend might have a shiny new title, but the sentiment remains the same. An extra day to relax or get out and enjoy the…

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6 Meaningful Ways to Give Back To Your Local Community

Set yourself a pledge to give back. Volunteering your time and effort is a rewarding, warm-fuzzy experience. The positives are endless:…

Restaurants

19 Of The Best Restaurants For A Long Lunch In Sydney

Harbourside rooftops, fancy seaside dining, and a few bucket list venues too. 

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Take Vivid Sydney To New Heights At This Elevated Rooftop Terrace Bar

The state’s tallest building and ultimate five-star luxury haven Crown Sydney will be lighting up for the second consecutive…

Local Escapes

Take The Planning Out Of Your Next Getaway With This Curated GC Itinerary

With the temperature dropping into snuggle season, it's an ideal time to get away with your number one for a loved-up retreat

Activities & Itineraries

Where To Catch The Year’s Biggest Sporting Events In Sydney

On the hunt for an unforgettable spectator experience? Here are some of Sydney’s most significant sporting events this year that you…

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The Best Free And Cheap Events To See At Vivid Sydney This Year

For those looking for a way to experience Vivid Sydney without breaking the bank, look no further. From stunning light shows to free…

Local Escapes

The Best Places To Go Whale Watching In Sydney And NSW This Winter

Calling all whale enthusiasts! Get ready to witness the sheer awe of these majestic marine creatures as they grace Sydney's waters.…

Travel

Why Auckland Should Be Your Next Go-To Holiday Destination

The flight across the ditch takes just over three hours, making Auckland an ideal destination for your next long weekend away. You…

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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. 

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Vivid Food Will Bring Street Snacks, Fine Dining And More To The Massive Festival In 2023

As part of Vivid Sydney’s biggest-ever program in 2023, the pioneering art and culture festival is launching its inaugural element…

Markets & Food Events

Sydney’s Huge French Cheese Festival Is Back Next Month

Called Bon Fromage, the weeklong virtual cheese festival has been masterminded by some pretty serious French cheese pros (the Centre…

What's On

Vivid Sydney 2023: All The Highlights Of This Year’s Jam-Packed Program

Sydney's festival of lights, music, and ideas has dropped its full program for 2023 and, boy, does it deliver.

Restaurants

17 Of Sydney’s Best Mother’s Day Lunches, High Teas, And More

Looking for the perfect spot to treat your mum to a delicious Mother's Day lunch in Sydney? From stunning waterfront views to…

Things To Do

Book In An Auckland Escape This Autumn

Auckland never ceases to amaze. Vibrant eateries, exciting experiences and luxury stays are all just a beat away in the heart of Auckland.…

News

Cartel del Taco’s Marco Ramirez And Erick Martinez On Their Favourite Cinco de Mayo Traditions

Taking inspiration from the ultimate authentic addition to any meal, Cholula Hot Sauce, we spoke to the founders of Cartel del…

Restaurants

Let 3 Of Australia’s Top Chefs Treat Your Tastebuds At This Vivid Sydney Harbour Dining Experience

For the ultimate food and spectacle experience during this year’s Vivid Sydney festival in Sydney, snag tickets…

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Slow Down Your Day-To-Day With These Simple Life Hacks

Finding yourself caught in the hustle and bustle? Turn things down a notch to prioritise your health and wellbeing. You don’t need to…

Markets & Food Events

Brush Off Your Opera Gloves, Madama Butterfly Is Returning To Sydney Harbour This Autumn

Now is the perfect time to soak up some cultural experiences and Opera Australia has just the thing with their 2023 production…

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Rule Breaking And Rebelling: How This Melbourne Barbershop Is Changing The Hairstyling Game For Good

We sat down with Little Rebel Barbershop owner, Rhia Rebel, to find out how they run their cutting-edge business. 

Europe

Win A Trip To Paris For You And A Plus One Thanks To Netflix

 High-energy action flick Murder Mystery 2 is exploding onto our Netflix screens this week and is ready to entertain and…

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What’s Open In Sydney This Easter Long Weekend

Find out what's open in Sydney during the long weekend and on Good Friday. Discover the best places to eat, drink, and explore this…

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6 Ways To Upskill Without Committing To A Whole Course

New year, new you. So you’ve set yourself a resolution to expand your knowledge and skills but the idea of committing to a uni degree…

Food & Drink

The Best Sydney WorldPride Cocktails, Drag Brunches, Dinners And Desserts

Naturally, you're going to need to fuel up to experience the best of Sydney WorldPride, which is where we come in. 

What's On

Tickets Now On Sale: Afterpay Australian Fashion Week Is Back For 2023

Afterpay Australian Fashion Week will descend upon Carriageworks again this May. 

Activities & Itineraries

Get Out Of Your Comfort Zone With These Creative Experiences

Flexing your creative muscles is a surefire way to get out of your comfort zone—and have fun while doing it. Creativity looks…

Local Escapes

20 Scenic Hikes To Take Around Sydney And NSW

Get those boots on, and get ready to explore a little of NSW's stunning nature spots. 

Things To Do

Sydney’s Boozy Cheesemaking Class With Bottomless Bubbles Is Back

There are few foodie masterclasses that are able to make an impression but Omnom’s cheese making classes are in a calibre of their…

Travel

Indulge In A Luxe 72 Hours In Perth For Your Next Long Weekend

Whether you’re looking to explore the endless wonders of the city or simply take some time to rewind and recharge, there are a range…

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Spine-Tingling Immersive Experience SÉANCE Will Return To Sydney In 2023

Australia’s scariest experience is returning to Sydney and you need tickets, stat

Restaurants

Sink Your Teeth Into Kid Kyoto’s Limited-Time Food And Drink Pairing In March

We challenged Kid Kyoto's Head Chef, Rhys Watson-Lamb, to create a limited-time dish that pairs perfectly with a refreshing Toki…

Australia

19 Reasons You Should Book A Trip To Townsville In 2023

Between some seriously breathtaking natural gems, uber-exciting eats, and a range of stays to satisfy all kinds, Townsville has…

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Experience The Exclusive HOTA Pop Masters Exhibition Up Late This Month

Experience HOTA's world-exclusive exhibition, Pop Masters: Art from Mugrabi Collection, New York in a whole new light on two…

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Grab Tickets To Sydney Opera House’s New Gravity-Defying Summer Circus

​Looking for a slice of culture this summer? Head along to the Sydney Opera House and have your mind blown by contemporary circus…

Restaurants

These Are The Best Events In Sydney For WorldPride 2023

As well as hosting WorldPride 2023 for the first time it's come to the Southern Hemisphere, we're also celebrating the…

Art & Design

Unleash Your Inner Artist At 12 Of The Best Pottery Classes In Sydney

If you’re keen to make your own teapots, platters, bowls and ceramic keep cups then you’ll want to pay attention.

Things To Do

Easy Ways To Rally Your Crew Into A Hit Of Tennis

To help you on your way to becoming the new Barty or Federer, we’ve put together some easy ways to rally your crew into a hit…

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Clear Your Schedule: An Experiential Japanese-Inspired Pop-Up Venue Has Opened In Surry Hills

Looking for an all-day coworking space that transforms into a chic party house filled with a diverse range of talent across…

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Sydney’s Best Valentine’s Day Dinners, Events And Treats For 2023

If you agree there’s no better way to say “I love you” than by sharing a standout meal with your significant other,…

Activities & Itineraries

48 Hours In Sydney: Urban List’s Ultimate 2-Day Itinerary

Sydney is a city filled with charming mini-discoveries hidden behind her unbeatably pretty facade. We're here to let you in on all our…

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Grab Your Mates, Casa Aperol Is Popping Up At Bondi Promenade Every Sunday This Month

Enter: Casa Aperol, the result of two icons —Aperol and Bondi Pavilion—coming together to create an immersive summer pop-up…

Activities & Itineraries

The Best Free And Cheap Date Ideas In Sydney For 2023

The best free and cheap date ideas for loved-up Sydneysiders.

Things To Do

Everything You Need To Know About The Sydney Sevens

It’s back, baby! After five years, the Sydney Sevens will return for an action-packed three days at Allianz Stadium.

News

Why This Free, Inner-City Racquet Club Is The Ultimate Way To Watch The Tennis This Summer

Dig out your fave linen ensemble and gather your crew because we’ve found the perfect place to have a sip sesh in the sunshine and…

Things To Do

Fun Dates Only: Get Into The Valentine’s Vibe At This Epic Paint And Sip

Found: A cringe-free, wholesome and fun Valentine’s Day date idea they'll actually love.