Neighbourhood Bondi: Post-Lockdown Party Perfection

Food

Having survived two years of lockdowns, Bondi gem Neighbourhood is back open delivering great cocktails, good vibes and even Sunday roasts under the new management team of Benjamin Campbell and Brendan Darcy (Beej). Both...

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Bronte’s Louie Collins Takes the Road Less Travelled

News

For those who love to travel, the only thing better than actually being there is the feeling of being there, and Bronte local Louie Collins has set out to achieve just that with his new clothing label, Five by Flynn. Mr ...

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Facilities Needed as Popularity of Mountain Bike Riding Surges

News

Back in May 2020, The Beast satire columnist Kieran Blake penned a piece about a mountain bike track in Centennial Park. While the article was very much satirical, the community response to the story left us wondering wh...

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Secret Deals Propose Gifting More Public Space to Private Clubs

News

Back in September 2019, Waverley Council entered into a confidential Heads of Agreement (HOA) arrangement with the Eastern Suburbs Cricket Club (ESCC) and then gave them $20,000 to investigate the feasibility of building...

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The Beast’s Monthly Mailbag

People

Current Development Applications Forgotten people? I read last month’s letter from Simon Furness, Uniting’s Director of Property & Housing (Opening Up the Heritage of the Waverley War Memorial Hospital, Letters, ...

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Eastern Suburbs Yummy Mummies Suffering from Elf Burnout

Satire

COVID has truly been an inconvenience for the yummy mummies of the East. While the people of the Western Suburbs have happily endured isolation doing what comes naturally – watching TV, existing on VB and McDonalds...

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Local Artist…Alex Snellgrove from Coogee

People

Coogee artist Alex Snellgrove is one of 57 finalists in the Portia Geach Memorial Award with her portrait of Sydney Morning Herald journalist and fellow Coogee local Helen Pitt. In Her Element was painted at Ross Jones M...

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Star Signs

Satire

Scorpio Oct 24-Nov 22 Now that you’ve got your ‘freedom’, you’ll pine for the good ol’ days when you could easily avoid your friends and colleagues. Sagittarius Nov 23-Dec 21 You should urgently sort out your s...

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Spring Spiced Roast Leg of Lamb

Food

Spring is off to a fantastic start, and now it’s time to add some spice. Turn up the heat on this easy roast using a succulent leg of lamb, marinated in yoghurt with some familiar and powerful spices to inject plenty o...

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NSW State Planning Wrecking Waverley

Other

In recent years, Waverley has lost many significant community institutions and open spaces. The state government’s planning regime prioritises large luxury apartment developments over other community needs. Developers ...

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