Like a phoenix rising from the ashes, Newcastle has been reborn. The clouds of concrete dust have cleared, infrastructure torn down and we are free to roam the streets of the CBD. It’s been a tough ride for local businesses who had access cut off by roadworks, but the launch of The Station signifies a refreshed city. Call up your squad and support small businesses by rediscovering the hidden gems of the Newcastle.Read More
Finally, the dreary days and icy nights of Winter are behind us. It’s time to put on pants and crawl out from hibernation. We get it, the thought of re-joining the summer social scene is daunting but, the unique restaurants and bars bursting onto Newcastle’s food scene mean there’s something to get excited about.Read More
To celebrate its Newcastle debut, Harris Farm will host a barbecue cook up to raise money for John Hunter Children’s Hospital during its opening weeks.Read More
Meeting in the recently opened Glazed at the Hunter end of Union Street, I caught up with the owner, Lucas, who chatted to me between serving customers.Read More
Street Feast is on tomorrow afternoon at Foreshore Park. If you haven't been to a Street Feast event yet, it's an outdoor night food market presented by the Hunt&Gather team and supported by Revitalising Newcastle.Read More
Urban Mess began in 2015 as a communal dining event based around a chosen international cuisine by chef Tony Harrison and partner Melisah May at Lowlands Bowling Club. It's now expanded to pop-ups and event catering, so you can enjoy a carefully curated menu at Newcastle's finest locations.Read More
Markets are a perfect way to support local businesses, indulge in great food, company, live music and find creative folk making cool things.
The Olive Tree Market is back for 2018 with the first market of the new year being held tomorrow (February 3rd) at Civic Park 9-3pm. A strong theme for this month's market is the importance of reusing. Many stallholders have their own creative way of helping the planet, as you'll learn below.Read More
A 3 hour walking tour of the historic area of Newcastle visiting some of it’s hidden gems and enjoying some craft beers in between!Read More
A typical burger screams beef and bacon, but what if you could have the plant-based alternative with the same deliciousness?Read More
As you grow up, you collect your friends, the ones you know will be around for life.
I'm constantly reflecting on how lucky I am for the friends I have, as I get older I might not get to see them as much, but when I do, things just fit.