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Video of the Week – Sculpture by the Sea

Pressed for time? Not a big fan of crowds? Prefer to stay inside than experience the great outdoors? Still want to experience Sculpture by the Sea despite answering in the affirmative to the three questions above? Fear not, art lovers, for this week’s Video of the Week will help you to experience everything an early […]

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The Boy And The Girl

The two young lovers were inseparable. Like two peas in a pod, they did everything together. They had met about two years prior and their love was instantaneous. They shared everything, even their email account passwords, which in hindsight was a very bad move. The true test of their love came about when the girl […]

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Food

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The Best and Healthiest Paleo Brownies

These paleo brownies are the best and healthiest treats you will ever make. They are gluten-free, sugar-free and dairy-free. Made with medjool dates, raw cacao powder, coconut oil, almond meal and eggs, they are high in protein too. So if you’re prone to a little comfort eating every now and then, there’s absolutely no harm […]

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It’s All So Meta

So it looks like we’re back onto the topic of privacy. Or are we? After watching Attorney-General George Brandis give the ‘Shithouse Interview of the Year’ about the new data retention policy back in August, it’s still hard to know what to think of it all. Even Malcolm Turnbull couldn’t ride in wearing his shining […]

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Video of the Week – Amazing Footage of New Light Rail Project

Okay, you got me. This is most certainly not footage of the new light rail project. Rather, it’s some cracking old footage from the 1950s of the old tram routes down to Bondi and Bronte. If they’re going to get the tram running down to the beach again one day it would want to be […]

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Frother of the Month – Charlotte Connell

Name: Charlotte (Chachi) Connell Occupation: Communications Manager at Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) Age: 31 Local Break: Bondi, Blueys Beach, The Cliff in Newcastle Board types: A Sam Egan 6’0”, a 5’11” quad fish, an 1980s MR replica 6’4” twin fin and a 9’4” longboard Goofy or Natural: Goofy (in every sense of the word) Who […]

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A Mirror For Self-Evaluation

Everyone has the right to freedom of opinion and expression. Horrified by the execution and imprisonment of journalists overseas, most Aussies probably don’t even realise that our own status on the World Audit free press survey is slowly plummeting. From subtle to overt control, do you ever wonder where your news really comes from? We […]

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Video of the Week – A Tale of Momentum & Inertia

A Tale of Momentum & Inertia from HouseSpecial on Vimeo. This week’s video is short and sweet, but there is something quite delightful about it. It’s pretty hard to explain it, so just click play and enjoy one and a bit minutes of entertainment…

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Food

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The Beautiful Barossa Valley

Artisans and Taste Eden Tasting Rooms Down in the Barossa, there are a few tasting rooms that showcase the offerings of more than one producer. They’re the perfect places to check out the smaller producers and to mix up a really interesting case of plonk. Artisans (www.artisansofbarossa.com) was our first stop. There are seven producers […]

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The Ice Bucket Challenge Has Left Me Cold

Having recently delved into the world of social media (don’t bother trying to find me; I exist online under a pseudonym), I have become aware of the fads that fill up my newsfeed for a few weeks at a time and then quickly flitter away into the ether. The latest of these (and by the […]

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