Category: festivals

Things to do in Sydney

The Balvenie’s Craft Fair & Winter Picnic Festival

As one of the few remaining family-run distilleries in Scotland, originating from a farming family in the 1800, The Balvenie’s beautiful single malt scotch whiskys (five generations in) are the exceptional result of long-standing traditions and excellent craftsmanship, as demonstrated…

SFF Closing Night: Holding the Man

The 2015 Sydney Film Festival came to an official close last Sunday 14th June with a very special showing. Australian stars of film and television, many starring in films throughout the festival, gathered together for the world premier of ‘Holding…

Supanova 2015

Major inner geek alert! I was dancing on rainbows today at Supanova (and no, I did not take any hallucinogens). People in costumes were all over the place and every time I turned a corner I found someone who had…

Sydney Writers’ Festival 2015 – An Inside Scoop

There is something truly enchanting when it comes to submerging your mind into a book. Even though they are just words on pages, a story prevails as something quite alive. My passion for books and writing led me to join…

Cake Bake And Sweets Show

“Australia’s biggest event dedicated to everything baking & beyond” is what the flyer promised me. It being my birthday, I thought, well alright then! I figured I knew quite a lot about baking, cupcakes and frosting, but today, today I gained a whole…

Sydney Film Festival – What’s On

With the launch of the 2015 Sydney Film Festival, prepare for a diversity of incredible shorts, cinematic wonders of features (including titles from Cannes, Tribeca and SXSW film festivals), culinary experiences, glamorous award ceremonies, and much more. Below is your…

VIVID 2015 – What’s All The Fuss?

Its 7th year in, VIVID transforms this gorgeous city into the most glorious of visual treats.  Be it the harbour-side play of lasers, lights, and fireworks; or the many precincts through the innercity illuminated with a ridiculous array of projection…

10 Best Sydney Events – June 2015: The Plus Ones’ Guide

As the winter-chills set in, this cosmopolitan town is keeping its lights on (brighter than ever), and The Plus Ones are bringing you our pick of 10 June shindigs to keep Sydneysiders from activating hermit mode: Light Show – Visual…

Negroni Week ’15: Where to

As though 350 varieties of pasta and about as many varietals of wine weren’t enough; those Italians just had to bring us a cocktail so popular, we’d dedicate an entire week to it. Be it at a classic aperitivo or that slick…