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7 Ways To Celebrate NYE With Iconic Views Of Sydney Harbour

It’s absolutely time to start locking in your New Year’s Eve plans and securing the best spot to see the famous Sydney…

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 around Sydney, we've wrapped up all of this week's top food…

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The Best Things To Do In Sydney This Weekend

Believe it or not, we’re already nearing the end of the year. And it's no secret that we can't wait for a bit of respite…

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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MANIAX
St Peters, NSW

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

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A Sculpture Trail Of 30 Whale Tails Has Landed On Sydney’s Waterfront

This month, Sydney’s Western Harbour will become home to a brand spanking new arts trail, Waterfront Whale Tales. This…

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6 Of The Best Late-Nights You Need To Tick Off In Sydney

Is your nightlife a little lacking? We’ve all been tentatively tipping our toes in social waters, primed to expect a lockdown at any…

Style & Design
Soak In These Stories Of Resilience And Get Inspired For A Good Cause

We’re a tiny bit (read: a lot) obsessed with the work of Tom Gould. Born in New Zealand, the director-slash-photographer has won…

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…

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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10 Of The Best Sydney Date Ideas For Spring

If there’s something Sydney is never short on, it’s great date options. Whether it’s for your first, second, third, or…

Travel
The Best Music And Cultural Events To Attend On Your Next Trip To Victoria

Okay, the playlist is made, the car is packed and the road trip is well and truly in full swing. Now, what if we said this was a road trip…

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The Best Free Spots For A Weekend BBQ In Sydney

Australia may not be associated with any world-recognised cuisine, but we long ago adopted and mastered the art form of cooking on the…

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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…

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Timezone
Chippendale, NSW

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

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Manly Wine
Manly, NSW

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

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Every Reason You Need To Check Out Wanderlust’s True North Event

Wanderlust is back with its renowned and famed wellness events with a new and exciting concept, True North. Hosted by celebrity chef…

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The Most Beautiful Jacaranda Walks In Sydney This Spring

Nothing says warm weather in Sydney like a street full of jacaranda trees in bloom. As if Sydney wasn’t already the prettiest…

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Give Hangxiety The Flick With These 6 Booze-Free Mate Date Ideas

Love your mates but hate the hangover that comes with catching up over a drink or two too many? We hear you.  We know how easy it is…

Activities & Itineraries
14 Of Sydney’s Best Secret Beaches To Escape The Crowds This Summer

Beat the crowds this summer and hit up these Sydney beachscapes, some of which are so secret, even Google Maps has a hard time…

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All The Must-See Events At This Year’s Antidote Festival

Sex chats, the teal wave, Mongolian throat singing, old fridge veg workshops, and First Nation language preservation are all on the…

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Here Are 5 Top Tips To Become A Goal-Setting Pro

To say that life can get a little stressful at times feels like a massive understatement. For me, it’s always the days that I miss my…

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50 Things To Do On A Rainy Day In Sydney In 2022

Here at Urban List, we are all about making the best of even the wettest situation, even if it’s not ideal. Apparently, we're in…

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8 Must-Do Online And IRL Experiences At This Year’s IKEA Festival

Everyone's favourite meatball—sorry—furniture and homewares store, IKEA, is throwing a mammoth festival, and you’re…

Food & Drink
Treat Your Tastebuds To A Trip With These 9 Internationally-Inspired Aperitivo Dishes

There's nothing quite like a change of season to make you pause and appreciate the good things in life. From the satisfying crunch…

Local Escapes
20 Scenic Hikes To Take Around Sydney And NSW This Spring

Editor's note: Be sure to check any alerts and closures on the NSW National Parks website, as well as any weather warnings via…

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

Spring is around the corner, which can only mean one thing: Father’s Day is approaching—fast. And while many of us would…

Wellness
Here’s How To Create A Morning Routine You Can Actually Stick To

Your AM alarm goes off. You smash the snooze button. You eventually roll out of bed. With bleary eyes, you look at the time and say a gentle…

Travel
6 Reasons To Take Advantage Of Direct Flights To Bendigo This Spring

We’re officially past the halfway point of winter and to celebrate the promise of balmy evenings and longer days, we've got the…

Food & Drink
3 Easy Japanese Meals To Make At Home

KEWPIE mayo has to be one of the greatest inventions of all time—but we’re not here to tell you things you already know.…

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…

Health & Beauty
Here’s How You Can Win A Wellness Getaway For Two And Spruce Up Your Healthy Habits

We know that the first thing that sparks change is a solid reason. Whether it’s big life things like changing your job because you…

Travel
CinefestOZ Film Festival Is The Perfect Excuse To Live It Up In The Margaret River Region

Synonymous with good food, even better wine, and crystal clear white sand beaches, Busselton, just south of the Margaret River is a…

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Australia’s Biggest Natural Wine Event Is Back With Pét-Nats And Party Juice

Wine fanatics, listen up. A huge boozy party is taking over Paddington this month—and you're invited. Paddington Town Hall is the…

Entertainment
The SBS Emerging Writers’ Competition Is Back, Here’s Why You Should Enter

Do you ever catch yourself lost in thought about how to describe your current moment with the right words? Maybe you journal every day…

Travel
Discover The Natural Beauty And Colourful Characters Of The Scenic Rim

Home to six national parks, World Heritage-listed rainforests, a bounty of incredible produce, colourful characters and loads of…

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Sydney’s Epic Cherry Blossom Festival Is Back

If catching the cherry blossoms in Tokyo has been on your bucket list forever, then brace yourselves for all the flower antics right here in…

Local Escapes
The Hunter Valley’s Best Vineyards, Stays And Things To Do

The Hunter Wine Region is the oldest and most visited wine region in the country. It’s home to some 150 vineyards stretching back to…

Markets & Food Events
Taste Your Way Across South Africa At This Free One-Off Event

Foodies, pay close attention. We’re about to dish on a delicious new event you need to add to the tasting calendar.  Going down…

Travel
How To Have A White Claw Winter Weekend In Thredbo, According To Our Editor

There’s something special about an Aussie snow trip. Skiing in t-shirt weather (sometimes). Helicopter rides over the Snowy Mountains.…

Food & Drink
6 Tips To Help You Breeze Through Your Next Sober Stint

It’s no secret low and non-alcoholic sips are rising in popularity throughout Australia; moods are shifting and so is our…

Restaurants
Sydney’s Best Truffle Menus And Dinners To Indulge In This Year

Truffle menus are synonymous with Sydney winter these days. The rich and earthy seasonal delicacy is packed full of flavour and every year…

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Where To Stay, Eat, Drink and Play In The Character-Filled Town Of Mudgee

Packed with history, wineries, incredible local fare, sumptuous stays and plenty of eye candy, Mudgee is the perfect getaway for anyone…

Activities & Itineraries
The Best Free And Cheap Date Ideas In Sydney For 2022

While true love and proper connection are priceless, it ain’t always cheap to treat your other half or new romantic prospect to a date…

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Don’t Miss This Winter Playground Festival Taking Over To Wetherill Park This Month

Free eats? Check. Live tunes? Check. Community vibes? Check. Stock up on all your winter-warming essentials at Stockland Wetherill…

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The Best Markets In Sydney In 2022

Weekends can only mean one thing: markets. And luckily for us, Sydney is brimming with options, from farmers markets offering the…

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Tickets For Sydney WorldPride 2023 Will Drop Next Week

Yes—in 2023, Sydney will be hosting WorldPride and we cannot wait.  While Sydney already has one hell of an epic annual Pride…

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Win One Of Four Epic Snow Parties Thanks To Canadian Club

The mid-year winter months can be a touchy subject for some (ok, yes, it's us). Between the endless cascade of European summer on the…

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This Surry Hills Wine Bar Has Been Transformed Into A Winter Glamping Oasis

This winter, Surry Hills' neighbourhood wine bar The Winery is once again transforming into a winter-themed glamping oasis.…

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South By Southwest (SXSW) Is Coming To Sydney In 2023

Huge news. For the first time in its 36-year run, South by Southwest (SXSW) is expanding outside of the US—and…

Travel
Escape The Cold And Get Up Close And Personal With Whales On The Gold Coast

If you’re looking for the perfect holiday spot this winter, you can’t go past the Gold Coast. Think that the GC is only…

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…

Food & Drink
Cinemas Just Got A Whole Lot Sweeter With The Release Of A Brand New Choc Top

I don’t know about you, but there’s one thing that I simply cannot resist when I head to the movies. It’s the most…

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6 Reasons You Need To Visit This Food & Entertainment Mecca On The GC

Nestled in the beating heart of Surfers Paradise, we’ve found the perfect place for the ultimate fun day out. Think: epic games, live…

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The Blue Mountains’ Epic Winter Magic Festival Is Back

Featuring over 100 artists and activations across two jam-packed days and 13 stages, Katoomba’s epic Winter Magic Revival…

Activities & Itineraries
The Best Museums In Sydney And All Around NSW

For a rainy day, an injection of culture, a learning experience, or to simply appreciate and admire—we love going to museums. Whether…

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Heat Up Your Weekends In Sydney With Drag, Dancing And Djs Galore

We’re still revelling in the novelty of sending out the ‘who wants to do something this weekend?’ message to the group…

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Catch A Stack Of Awesome Street Parties Hitting Sydney This Month

We have a riddle for you—what do delicious eats, beloved Sydney DJ Latifa Tee, your favourite local businesses, live…

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Run, Don’t Walk Sydney’s Only Challenge Room Venue, Hijinx Hotel Is Now Open

The masterminds behind Holey Moley, Archie Brothers and La Di Darts are at it again, opening the doors to Hijinx Hotel, a multi-level…

Activities & Itineraries
The Toughest Escape Rooms In Sydney To Break Out Of

There’s just something so bloody exciting (read: terrifying) about being locked in a room, forced to solve your way out. Whether…

Local Escapes
14 Prime Whale Watching Spots In Sydney And All Around NSW

In Sydney, we’re lucky enough to live along the very path the beautiful humpback whale takes during their annual migration from…

Travel
Help Clean Up Our Oceans By Participating In This Sustainable Running Event

adidas is inviting runners of all levels to crush the kilometres to help end plastic waste in our oceans.  Going down on the first…

Activities & Itineraries
6 Of Sydney’s Best BYO Paint And Sip Classes

If you’re looking to arrange a catch up with your nearest and dearest, but have tried all your local bars and restaurants, why not try…

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This Sydney Rooftop Bar Has Been Transformed Into A Winter Garden

To celebrate the "polar blast" ripping through Sydney this week, East Village Sydney in Darlinghurst is relaunching its much-loved…

Things To Do
The Best BYOs For When You Want A “Chilled Vibe” With Your Crew

We love a good glass of vino as much as the next person, especially when we can take it to our favourite restaurant for a cheeky dinner date…

Travel
Every Excuse You Need To Book A ‘Winter’ Holiday On The GC

Anyone who has had the pleasure of a vacay to the Gold Coast shouldn’t need much convincing to book a return visit. But because we…