“We keep our noughties divas on high rotation: Mariah, Yoncé, Mary J, Gwen…” said Ash Maher and Jodie Fisher from No Lights No Lycra ,...Bondi Pavilion, Queen Elizabeth Dr, Bondi
Comics are a lot like pizza. They're frequently cheesy, best when fired up and great when experienced with mates. Café Lounge serves up both...Cafe Lounge, 277 Goulburn St, Surry Hills
Sam Kissajukian hosts this weekly open mic night – a space for comics to try new material and develop their craft in an intimate space, for...Newtown Hotel, 174 King St, Newtown
Thirty years after they played Australia with none other than Nirvana as their supporting act at the finale of Falls Festival, the Violent Femmes...Sydney Opera House, Bennelong Point, Sydney
Every Monday night laughter emerges from a basement off the Manly Boulevarde as the comedians take over at The Old Manly Boatshed. December 22...Old Manly Boatshed, 40 The Corso, Manly
It’s one of the busiest little bars in Surry Hills, offering wines by the glass from most areas of the boot. Trying to get a seat past 7pm is a...50 Holt St, Surry Hills
There are stories. Mysteries. Legends. And they’re all surrounding the window seats at this stunning Quayside locale. We’ve heard of...1 Macquarie St, Sydney
What started out back in 2006 as a little venue on Crown Street offering kooky wines and some pretty crazy modern Australian snackage has morphed...27 O'Connell Street, Sydney
Right next door to Oscillate Wildly (who, incidentally, have recently lost chef Dan Puskas but gained Est. chef Karl Firla), Black Star Pastry...277 Australia St, Newtown
A new Olympic Park play space has been open since June, and has had a steady flow of little feet treading its rubber mounds and rock-climbing...Jamieson St, Silverwater
Southwest of the CBD, Darling Harbour offers more than enough excitement for a day’s exploring
Through winter and spring 2013 the film festivals will sprout across town
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Get slimy, make a movie, race to the rides and learn how to Bogo Pogo - ten action-packed school holiday ideas
Hooray! It’s fluffy chicks, fairy floss and showbags time, writes Emma Joyce
Likely to tan the high-concept hides of every Hollywood action flick this year, this majestically violent film from ultra-prolific Japanese...
In 2007, David Cronenberg made a darkly comic short called “At the Suicide of the Last Jew in the World in the Last Cinema in the World" - the...
A Single Man is siffused with two kinds of nostalgia: longing for a lost loved one, and an acute pining for the 1960s. The film is an...
Squint your eyes and the Central Coast beachside retreat of Seal Rocks looks a bit like ancient Greece. You certainly don’t have to try hard to...
As in Even Dwarfs Started Small, the exposition of Herzog's film about the crazy, megalomaniac dream of the Spanish Conquistadors is both...