Bondi Winter Magic “Guaranteed to Shock, Surprise and Delight”

News

It’s no secret that we love the summer around these parts and it’s probably safe to say that most of us live for those gloriously warm – or uncomfortably sweaty – months of the year. In fact, we love summ...

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Local Bloke… Conrad Pattinson from Bondi

People

Bondi’s Conrad Pattinson co-owns and operates Vamos Bikes, a Sydney-based electric bike company. He shares his local favourites with The Beast… How long have you lived here? I moved here from London when I was 10, so...

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Monthly Mailbag – July 2019

Other

Cafe’s Just for Humans There was a time when I could sit outdoors and have my coffee and breakfast, peacefully enjoying the sun with a book, at one of the many cafés along the Eastern Beaches. That’s a dream fro...

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Anthony Lister – Breaking Art

People

Anthony Lister is Australia’s premier street artist and one of our most internationally recognised contemporary creatives. He began painting on the streets of Brisbane as a schoolboy before going on to exhibit arou...

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Roast Chicken with Chorizo, Sourdough and Sage Stuffing

Food

Chicken and chorizo are just so good together. If you’re looking for a change from your classic roast, this recipe will give you some robust flavours to try. You can really get creative with the stuffing. Herbs are lov...

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Clove Lane… A Home Away From Home

Food

After an Easter weekend getaway filled with copious quantities of chocolate and emergency missions to McDonald’s, I needed to satisfy my finer tastes. To do so, I made my way to the reputable and oft-recommended Clove ...

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A Hidden Delight… Schneider’s Gully

Other

The Bondi area once featured several creeks and waterfalls, which would occasionally turn into raging torrents, sweeping away roads and property. Nowadays these waterways are tamed, unseen, buried beneath the ground. Ado...

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State of Origin Fever

Sport

When the months get colder, our blood gets warmer, and State of Origin fever descends upon Australia’s two greatest states (piss off, Victoria). Symptoms may include: a vibrant blue or maroon rash, Tourette-like profan...

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The Local War on Food Waste

Other

Did you know over 24,000 of your neighbours in the Eastern Suburbs are now recycling their food scraps at home? These local everyday heroes are kicking some serious goals in the ‘war on waste’. They’ve kept well ov...

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Go Ahead, Make My Day…

Other

It’s rare to consume news these days without it containing some kind of disaster or violence. Media outlets are presenting more news than ever, especially video content, and it seems to be a case of ‘the more disastr...

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