People
Reconciliation Week Is More Than A Morning Tea, Here’s How To Really Act On It

Every year, Australia’s National Reconciliation Week runs from May 27 until June 3. While Australia’s reconciliation efforts…

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Level Up Your Date Night With This New Mini Golf VIP Upgrade Experience

If, like us, you’re always on the lookout for new and exciting things to fill your weekends and spruik up your weeknights, we have…

Travel
Dark Mofo Is Returning This June So Get Booking

There ain’t no time to waste. Dark Mofo organisers have just announced the official ‘resurrection’ of the two week…

Local Escapes
16 Of The Best Things To Do In Queenstown

Summer, winter, autumn or spring, Queenstown is a beauty to behold. For both tourists and locals, it has a spectacular vista and there are…

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50 Epic Free Things To Do In Wellington That Won’t Cost You A Cent In 2022

They say the best things in life are free and we couldn’t agree more. And while it may be hard to find a free lunch, having a good day…

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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…

Food & Drink
The Best Spots To Raise A Glass And Celebrate Margarita Month

If your ideal night out involves a margarita in hand, we’ve got news for you. To celebrate Margarita Month, the legends at El…

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Don’t Miss Your Last Chance To See Hamilton The Musical Before It Leaves Sydney

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

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Here’s How You Can Score Free Beer And Celebrate This Summer

Nothing spreads festive cheer quite like free beer. So, we've teamed up with Heineken® to spread the good word and let you…

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…

People
Paint Your Nail (And Your Pet’s) And Help End Violence Against Children Across The Globe

Around this time each year, the non-for-profit Polished Man campaigns for a world where no child experiences violence, and if you’ve…

Australia
Taste 27 Tasmanian Wines On This Self-Guided Wine Crawl Through Hobart

If a trip to Hobart has been high on your bucket list, we've got the perfect boozy excuse for you to finally book that ticket—the…

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What You Need To Know About The Online Festival Supporting Emerging Artists

The last 18 months have had a devastating effect on the music industry, with many budding musicians feeling the brunt of the halt on live…

Australia
Explore The Best Bars In Adelaide’s East With This Incredible Urban Cocktail Trail

If a trip to Adelaide has been high on your bucket list, we've got the perfect boozy excuse for you to finally book that…

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…

Australia
Make Tracks To Byron Bay For This Epic Music Festival Held In A Brewery

Amazing news: Festival Of The Stone is back for 2021 and heads up, tickets will sell out real quick. For those who aren’t familiar,…

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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.…

Markets & Food Events
Yotam Ottolenghi Has Just Served Up New Dates For His Australian And New Zealand Live Tour

Yotam Ottolenghi, author, chef, restaurateur and the friendly father of the global culinary scene, has announced new dates for his live…

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Here’s How You Can Score A New Fully-Stocked Fridge Of Canadian Club For Your Next Shindig

If recent events have taught us anything, it’s that the art of entertaining at home is not to be underestimated. And now that epic…

Restaurants
Save Your Coin, Here’s Every Restaurant Slashing Up To 50% Off Your Food Bill This Month

There’s nothing like saving even more dollars at the start of the year, so loosen those belts and settle in—TheFork Festival is…

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Start Drooling, A Seafood Extravaganza Is Taking Over Shorehaven This March

While summer might be slipping through our fingers, we refuse to say goodbye just yet. That’s why we are stoked to hear that our…

Food & Drink
Soak Up The Summer Vibes With These 5 Weekend Entertaining Ideas

Ready for some time off? Wish you could do the Christmas holidays over again? Feeling thirsty? Yeah, us too. With the long weekend just…

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Find Out Which States Get An Anzac Day Public Holiday In 2021

There's been a lot of discussion in homes around Australia as to whether we get the Anzac Day public holiday this year given the 25th of…

Art & Design
Get Cultured At 14 Of Melbourne’s Best Art Galleries

What do you do when it’s cold and rainy? What about when it’s hot and steamy? Go to an art gallery, of course. They’re…

Things To Do
Shopping Fanatics Rejoice, Here’s Where You Can Score Epic Week-Long Sales

“I wish I didn’t get organised with my Christmas shopping!” said no one, ever. Whether or not you want to believe…

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Cue The Vibes, A New Festival Is Dropping Feat. Lime Cordiale, Touch Sensitive And More

If there’s one thing synonymous with summer in Australia, it’s festivals. And boy, is there an absolute cracker going down on…

Australia
From Beachside To Bushland, Throw Down A Blanket At Australia’s Best Picnic Spots

Depending on the state, there’s been quite the disparity between what social activities one can engage in this year. There is,…

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Utensils Down, This Platform Sends Private Chefs To Your Door

In case you haven’t already noticed, we’re pretty big foodies here at Urban List. Whether it’s at the hottest new…

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How To Host A Curated Event At Home For You And Your Crew This Melbourne Cup

It’s safe to say that the Melbourne Cup Carnival will look a little different this year. But if COVID-19 has taught us anything,…

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…

Australia
Satisfy Those Travel Urges And Snap Up The Last Seats On Qantas’ Flight To Nowhere

You’ve no doubt heard about the Qantas’ flights to nowhere selling out within 10 minutes. Well, the good news is that there are…

Wellness
Up Your Sexpert Game At Australia’s First Virtual Sexual Wellness Camp

The year is 2020 and fuelling your sexual wellness and happiness is truly up there with your mental health and overall wellbeing. Thank…

People
Paint A Nail This October And You’ll Be Helping End Violence Against Children Across The Globe

Around this time each year, the non-for-profit Polished Man campaigns for a world where no child experiences violence, and if you’ve…

TV & Movies
Catch An Encore Of Black Panther At The Disney+ Drive-In Cinema, Touring Australia This Year

Outdoor movie powerhouse, Open Air Cinema, has teamed up with Disney+ to get Australians out and about in a COVID-safe fashion with a…

Markets & Food Events
Put Your Dollars To Good Use And Shop Local For Aussie Artisan Week

Are you fair dinkum about local Aussie products? Do you know any true blue artisan battlers struggling to stay afloat during COVID? Do you…

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…

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Join The World’s Largest Ever Champagne Tasting From The Comfort Of Your Couch

No matter the occasion or time of day, those of us smart enough can always find an excuse to pop a cheeky bottle of champagne. If you…

Recipes
Learn How To Make Pasta At Home With Weekly Live Stream, Pasta Hotline

During various editions of lockdown around the country, Australians have been turning their hand to making sourdough, cheese, and all manner…

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Win 6 Months Of Free Booze For You And A Mate With Jimmy Brings Vibe Check

Jimmy Brings is all about bringing the vibes. Dropping booze to your door in under 30 minutes, it's Australia’s fastest…

Europe
Sip Wine And Smash Pasta From Your Couch At This Virtual Festival In Tuscany

We all lost our collective minds when we first heard about FLASH festival—a three-day sun-soaked music party filled with pasta…

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How To Commemorate Anzac Day In Isolation

Anzac Day is going to look a lot different in 2020. With all of us in isolation and staying at home as much as we can, there will be no…

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Send Thanks To A Veteran In Isolation With These Awesome Anzac Day Cards

Forced cancellations of Anzac Day services and marches across Australia has undoubtedly been one of the saddest moments of the COVID-19…

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Here’s How To Celebrate Orthodox Easter Like A Greek At Home This Weekend

Put simply, Easter in Greece is kind of a big deal. While Orthodox Easter is celebrated in many different ways around the globe, Greek…

Music
Stock Up On Vinyl At This Massive Online Warehouse Sale

Record Store Day 2020 may be postponed until 20 June, but you can fill that void this weekend with The Great Australian Warehouse Sale. The…

What's On
Look Up, Here’s Everything You Need To Know About Tonight’s Supermoon

Take a break from one of the many live-streams most likely up on your screen right now, because tonight, our skies will be graced by the…

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Stay Connected To Who And What You Love With Our Daily Insta Inspo

There’s no denying it, times are weird, tough and if we’re being completely honest, a little emotional. But if the recent world…

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…

Art & Design
Feed Your Creativity With These 9 Inspiring Events At Melbourne’s New Underground Festival

There’s no shortage of exhibitions and creative workshops happening around Melbourne. But this month, Can’t Do Tomorrow has…

Art & Design
Dive Into The Best Of Melbourne’s Urban Culture With These 8 Epic Underground Events

Can’t Do Tomorrow is making things easy for us this month when it comes to keeping you up to speed on what’s cool, new and…

Art & Design
6 Gigs You Need To Get Behind At Melbourne’s Massive Underground Festival This Month

Forget about cherry-picking your gigs this month, because Melbourne’s hottest new festival—Can’t Do Tomorrow—is…

Art & Design
Here’s How You Can Spend A Night With Urban List At This Iconic Underground Venue

DON'T MISS: Two excellent talks are happening at Can't Do Tomorrow this weekend, Dirty Laundry, and B*tch Better Have My…

Art & Design
Spice Up Your February With These 9 Unmissable Acts At Melbourne’s New Street Art Festival

Melbourne’s most anticipated underground festival—Can't Do Tomorrow—is kicking off next week and you won’t want…

What's On
Feast Your Eyes On The Full Line-Up Of This Huge Upcoming Street Art Festival

Don't Miss: Two excellent talks are happening at Can't Do Tomorrow this weekend, Dirty Laundry, and B*tch Better Have My…

Nelson
Discover The Best Things To Do In Nelson

Nelson has an undeniably relaxed vibe about it. Situated on the beautiful eastern shores of Tasman Bay, the second-oldest settled city in…

Art & Design
What You Need To Know About The Epic Street Art Festival Coming To Australia In February

Melbourne is home to some of the finest street art produced in Australia. So, what better place to launch a celebration of art and 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…

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Prepare To Be Amazed, Australia’s First Immersive Digital Art Gallery Is Coming To Australia In 2020

If you’ve ever wanted to see a painting come alive (not à la Harry Potter, but close), then your psychedelic dreams are about…

Travel
3 Of Japan’s Most Undiscovered Regions You Need To Know About

Tokyo and Kyoto will always be incredible, must-visits, but in our opinion, you haven’t done Japan properly until you’ve…

What's On
Get Your Superhero On, A Live Marvel Show Is Coming To Australia

The on-screen Marvel times may have been paused for now (get the lowdown on everything planned for the MCU’s next plan of attack here)…

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Get Psyched, Rain Room Is Coming To Australia

Picture yourself in the middle of a 100-square metre field of continuous rainfall, except whenever you move, the droplets avoid you like…

Wellington
14 Of The Best Free Things To Do In Wellington

Wellington, we love you, but let’s face it—you’re not exactly cheap. Don’t get us wrong, we love splashing out on a…

Music
Hype Up, Musical Genius Hans Zimmer Is Headed To Australia

Hans Zimmer, musical genius and composer of almost every epic movie score in existence, will be touring the East Coast of Australia this…

What's On
Dark Mofo Dropped The First Spooky Chapter Of Its 2019 Lineup

Time to break out your cosiest sweater and moodiest playlist because Dark Mofo, MONA's darkness-embracing winter festival, is gearing up…

TV & Movies
7 New Release Movies To Watch This May

There is an epic line-up of must-see movies coming to the big screens this May and nothing screams movie night like colder…

Music
Get The Lowdown On Childish Gambino’s Slew Of Australian Sideshow Dates

If you were devastated when news broke out last year about Childish Gambino cancelling his Australian tour, hang tight, because we’re…

News
Where To Watch Donald Glover’s Guava Island This Weekend

April is music month at Urban List and we’ve got all of your music know-how covered. Every week we’ll be showcasing…

Music
Gear Up, Childish Gambino Is Headlining Splendour In The Grass

Start rounding up the crew, Splendour In The Grass just dropped its 2019 line-up and here’s what’s going down.   He may…

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Hype Up, FKA Twigs, RÜFÜS DU SOL And Spike Lee Are Doing Vivid

Vivid is entering a new decade with a seriously punchy line-up for 2019. Hike up your expectations and take a deep breath, because…

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This Year’s Super Bowl Will Feature Male Cheerleaders For The First Time

It’s that time of year once again, Superbowl Sunday—well, Monday for us. The main event will see armchair experts and fans from…

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The Greats | The Best Events Of 2018

It’s been a massive year. 2018 had everything from the Yanny VS Laurel debate, the giant cow from Western Australia, Knickers, took…

Markets & Food Events
All Of The New Zealand Food And Wine Festivals To Look Forward To In 2019

Wine and food. Food and wine. The most iconic of duos and undeniably next-level in New Zealand. Every year, our country celebrates its…

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These 8 Avocado-Themed Buys Are Ripe For Gifting

It's not the latest sneakers or neon tee we want stuffed in our Christmas stocking this year, we’re all still totally hung up on…

What's On
Get Inked By Brisbane’s Best Artists And Raise Money For Charity

Domestic and sexual violence is more than a problem, it’s a pandemic. In Australia alone, intimate partner violence is the leading…

Music
Mona Foma Tickets Are On Sale Today And The Line-Up Is Nuts

We’re calling it—Mona Foma could be the best value-for-money festival on your calendar this year.  After ten years in…

Music
Aqua Is Touring So You Can Embrace The 90s Revival At Full Volume

From neon bikinis to chunky sneakers, track pants, sports jackets and scrunchies, 90s revival is big right now. In honour of the legendary…

Markets & Food Events
Get Ready For A Sensory Overload At This New Foodie Pop-Up

When we speak about food, we tend to speak in hyperbole. It’s hard not to when we pride ourselves on being ride-or-die foodies.…

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11 Things To Do In Regional Queensland This October

There are some absolute ripper events happening all throughout regional Queensland this October, so we've rounded up the very best for…

Music
Get Grimy At Music Festival Eskimo Dance

UPDATE: 10 October 2018 The Eskimo Dance concert has been cancelled and will no longer be touring in Australia and New Zealand. …

Things To Do
Australia’s Biggest Garage Sale Is Reminding Us To Reduce, Reuse, Recycle

In the age of disposable straws (and fashion) cluttering up the oceans and plastic bags being run out of major supermarkets, it’s…

What's On
Museum Of The Moon’s Giant Moon Installation Is Coming To Australia

Whether you'd define yourself as a space-geek or not, call it wild fascination or complete lunacy, we've all dreamed of flying…

Entertainment
Let Them Eat Cake Just Announced The 2019 Line-Up

Australia's most whimsical festival, Let Them Eat Cake, has just dropped its 2019 line-up, and it's looking pretty sweet. This year…

Music
The FOMO 2019 Line-up Has Been Announced And We’re Hyped

Fire up, guys. The FOMO 2019 line-up has been announced, and it’s freaking epic.  Need a clue? “And if I'm fake I…

Things To Do
MAJOR NEWS: A Yayoi Kusama Installation Is Coming To Australia Permanently

Gone are the days of wanderlusting all things Yayoi Kusama. Once upon a time, us Aussies were left to our pure imagination to envision what…

New Zealand
Europe’s Biggest Winter Festival Is Coming To New Zealand!

It’s a known fact among all New Zealanders and Australians that Queenstown is the go-to destination for the winter time to hit up the…

What's On
Missed Dark Mofo? Make The Trip To Tassie For This Festival Instead

Australia’s southernmost state, Tasmania—a heart-shaped anomaly separated from its nearest neighbour, Victoria, by 500 or so…

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Séance | The Terrifying Show In A Blacked-Out Shipping Container You Have To Try

Okay, let me start by flagging that though I suffer from a visceral aversion to horror in all forms, I was also cursed with…

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QSO’s Live Harry Potter And The Goblet Of Fire Concert Dates Have Been Announced!

Hardcore Potter-fans better whip out the Visa because the Harry Potter Film Concert Series continues with a classical rollick through the…

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The Culture Edit | All The Shows To Catch This August

It’s that time of the month, guys. We’re chucking on our top hats, polishing our opera glasses and getting some good ol’…

Things To Do
An Astronomer Answers Your Burning Questions About Saturday’s Total Lunar Eclipse

The Moon is going to be doing some fairly freaky things in the wee hours of Saturday morning this week. So you don’t miss out on this…

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The Culture Edit | All The Shows Worth Seeing In July

Whether it’s in your yoghurt or on the stage, culture is good for you. Get your monthly dose in July: there’s a Harry Potter…

News
A ‘Blood Moon’ Is About To Happen And It’s A Pretty Big Deal

Guys, it’s time to up your Insta game. ICYMI, the longest total lunar eclipse of the century is about to hit our winter, night sky so…

What's On
The Line Up For Lost Picnic Music Festival Just Dropped

ICYMI, Lost Picnic dropped it’s lineup this week and loop pedal extraordinaire, Tash Sultana, will is headlining the festival. An…

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It’s Happening: Harry Potter And The Cursed Child Is Actually Coming To Australia

Do whatever you have to. Buy, beg, borrow, steal (don’t actually steal). Because Harry Potter & The Cursed Child is officially…

What's On
Guys! Childish Gambino Is About To Headline A Tour Down Under

Not. A. Drill. Word on the street is that our fave and multi-talented actor, comedian, writer, director, songwriter, singer and…

News
Chiswick Is Heading To Byron Bay For A Hidden Pop-Up

Kendrick Lamar. Khalid. Lorde. Chiswick.   Honestly, try and name a better line-up, we dare you. That’s right people, the man,…

TV & Movies
Must-See Movies This July

Another month means another line-up of movies that we need to get on to ASAP! July’s a crucial month for movies as it’s the…

Markets & Food Events
A Giant Interactive Candy Museum Just Opened

Insta spam has never been sweeter. Get ready to whip out the hashtags #imahumangumball and #confettiinmypants and, most likely,…

News
It’s Official: Meghan & Harry Are Coming To Australia!

It’s official! Kensington Palace has just announced that the Duke and Duchess of Sussex will make their first visit to Australia later…

Art & Design
The Culture Edit | All The Shows To Check Out This Month

We’re back, you gluttonous culture vultures. Ready to tear into another month of art, theatre, dance and nude bike rides (we’ll…