There could have been no greater treat for this culinary queen than to be invited to the Taste of Sydney food festival. Not only could one sample the flavours of Sydney’s finest and most popular restaurants, but many of Sydney’s most vibrant bars sent their incredibly talented bartenders to help entertain. The 120 boutique producers’ wine…Details
Everyone’s favourite bit of retro technology – the Polaroid camera – has been re-invented. Italian design firm ADR Studio has teamed up with the Polaroid brand to bring us the Socialmatic camera. This funky piece of technology, to be released early in 2014, is specifically designed to take, share and print Instagram pictures and is bound to…Details
Police have appealed for information about a carjacking incident in Sydney’s south-west. A woman reported that while she was stopped at a set of traffic lights on the corner of Macquarie and Pirie streets, Liverpool, at 1.30pm yesterday a man threatened her with a knife and demanded her car. When the woman, aged 45, refused,…Details
An exhilarated crowd filled the Palms auditorium at Crown Casino on Friday night for the first leg of Lee Kernaghan’s Beautiful Noise tour. The runners-up from Australia’s Got Talent 2012, country rock band The Wolfe Brothers, opened for Kernaghan, belting out songs from their new album, It’s On. If applause measures success, the ovation for the…Details
The 2013 Royal Easter Show marks 190 years of Australian culture. The Newsroom took a look at the first day of Sydney’s biggest easter event.
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The AFL have put a new rule in place for 2013 to stop the injuries caused by the desperation challenges so vital to the game. All 15 captains who were in Melbourne to mark the launch of the 2013 season had mixed feelings about the rule; eight of the captains were flat-out against it. Under…Details
You don’t have to travel far to find free live entertainment in Sydney. Whether weekday or weekend, rain, hail or shine, Sydney provides a selection of buskers to choose from. If you fancy acoustic renditions of the classics, solo jazz pieces or energetic hip hop, the buskers of Sydney have you covered. But of course, not…Details
Heath Ledger is still making an impact five years after his shock death. A limited edition commemorative T-shirt has been launched by Aussie photographer Ben Watts in conjunction with Ledger’s designer sister, Elana Rosa. The loose-fitting, wide-necked T-shirt emblazoned with a large photo print of a smirking Ledger is indicative of the star’s laidback style. The…Details
Today, schools across Australia joined together to mark a National Day Against Bullying and Violence. The annual day is organised by Australian Education Authorities through the Safe and Supportive School Communities project. Schools who want to strengthen the message that bullying and violence is “not okay” were encouraged to register. In the program’s third year,…Details
All the sweetness but none of the kilojoules? We’d all love artificial sweeteners or “intense sweeteners” to be a guilt-free pleasure, but several studies suggest they could be harmful to us. When you’re trying to lose weight, one of the biggest challenges you face as a dieter is choosing the right products to help you shed those…Details