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  • The Mourning Day Guide To G&T

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    Sean Baxter of Australian Never Never Distilling Co. explains 5 favourite flavour combos with our favourite white spirit ~ GIN.
  • Five Winter Sydney Gardens

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    Sydney gardeners are you slowing down on the gardening jobs over winter? While there might still be plenty to do on your jobs list, winter is also a super terrific time to take a step back and a step out and get inspired. So, here's our Sydney sco…
  • Drac Hammond: Five Things I Love About Sydney

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    Elliott (Drac) Hammond (The Delta Riggs and more) gives us the scoop on his five favourite things about Sydney.
  • Orange F.O.O.D. Week 2022

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    Orange’s premier festival F.O.O.D week is back on the calendar for 2022! In its 31st year, F.O.O.D Week is a celebration of the region’s diverse local produce, talented chef’s, passionate producers and cool-climate …
  • Five Aussie Christmas Stocking Fillers

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    Sydney Scoop shopped around to see what you can buy for Christmas that is quintessentially Australian. Buy local. Love Australia. Oi Oi Oi.
  • Five Things I Love About Sydney: Azure Ryder

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    Australian singer-songwriter Azure Ryder has released her version of Nina Simone’s 1965 hit Feeling Good in partnership with Destination NSW, to coincide with the launch of its Sydney tourism campaign, Feel New. Northern Beaches ra…
  • Five Ways To Feel New In Sydney

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    Sydney has always been a shining jewel in NSW’s diverse and expansive tourism offering and from this month Australia’s premier state will become the focus of its own dedicated brand campaign Feel New Sydney providing a fast-paced snapsh…
  • Five Things To Do Indoors This December

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    With La Niña causing havoc on Sydney summer we've cobbled together five Sydney Scoop suggestions for you for spending indoors this December. …
  • Story Week 2021

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    This year Australia’s annual festival of performed writing Story Week has taken some of its inspiration from the last two years, and especially the last couple of months. Since 2013, Story Week brings the world’s best performing…
  • Melbourne Cup Fab Five

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    Just about every man and his venue has a Sydney offering for the 2021 race that stops the nation, and after the year we've all had we sure would like to support them all. But you can only be in one place at one time, so we've done the hard track w…
  • Five Top NSW Eco Lodges

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    One of the lessons that hit us like a sledgehammer from the trials of 2020 2021 is to look after ourselves. Reclaim our calm! Just as importantly, the LED light bulb also went on (if we didn't see the light already) that we gotta look after the pl…
  • Five Best NSW Farm Stays

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    From regenerative native grass cattle farming to a renowned garden by the legendary Edna Walling - as the song goes - THIS IS AUSTRALIA!
  • Five Top Christmas Carols Sydney

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    Cocktails & Carols with Rob Mills and Bobby Fox  With so many carols cancelled this y…
  • Best 2020 Lunar New Year Celebrations

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    The biggest Lunar New Year celebrations outside of Asia, Sydney Lunar Festival is produced by the City of Sydney and celebrates the city's cultural diversity! Celebrate Lunar New Year in Sydney at more than 100 events! …
  • Russian Resurrection Film Festival

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    The Russian Resurrection Film Festival returns to Sydney in 2019, bringing with it a smorgasbord of the very best new Russian cinema.
  • Five Classic Films of Counter-Culture

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    Revisit the rebellious era that birthed counter-culture, a crazed sense of cool and the first and only X-rated film to win Best Picture at the Oscars. Take a walk on the wild side with Quentin Tarantino's 1969-set …
  • French Five for Bastille Day

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    What to eat in Sydney for Bastille Day 2019.
  • Five Surprising Sydney Pollinators

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    We owe such a lot to the humble European honeybee. For an insect that was only brought to Australia in 1822, it has become well-established as one of our most important crop-pollinating insects. But honeybees are under threat from pests a…
  • Writers Choice 2018

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    Late December, and the count down is on for the end of the year. This year, we thought it would be fun to share our personal Scoop preferences.  So, here they are, our best of Sydney from five of our writers. Happy New Year! What …
  • Five Music Festivals Coming To Sydney

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    With an invasion of international artists joined by the local faves, get ready for the soundtrack of Summer.