Bar
Discover Other

Dine inside an exclusive glasshouse in the heart of Perth

Launching on Tuesday October 13, six glasshouses will pop up at Brookfield Place amidst the city’s tallest skyscrapers providing lucky diners with a unique opportunity to experience outdoor dining with a difference.

By

Dylan Urquhart

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October 7, 2020

Event
Arts & Events

Australia feels the heat of Factory Summer Festival as ticket sales soar

The expanded Factory Summer Festival has seen monstrous sales as more than 26,000 tickets were snapped up within 24 hours of being on sale.

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Dylan Urquhart

on

October 3, 2020

Arts and Crafts
Discover Other

Containers for Change $wan uncovered in Yagan Square

From 19 November, Perth residents can visit the $wan at Yagan Square, meet the Containers Crew, sign up for their Scheme ID and learn about the new WA scheme to reduce waste.

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Dylan Urquhart

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September 22, 2020

Event
Arts & Events

Untangle your life by getting Entwined in the Valley this October

Across the weekend of October 10 and 11 more than 25 venues and producers will open their cellar doors, restaurants and grounds to offer activities and experiences not available every day.

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Dylan Urquhart

on

September 25, 2020

Locky Gilbert talks skydiving and his favourite Perth locales

This year's bachelor will be diving into a whole new adventure this weekend.

By

Dylan Urquhart

on

September 4, 2020

Bar
Arts & Events

Can Jägermeister save our nightclubs?

Jägermeister's latest release will support nightlife communities across the globe through their #SAVETHENIGHT campaign.

By

Dylan Urquhart

on

September 11, 2020

Travel
Discover Other

2020 sees an uplift of 238% in road trips

Research has shown the spike in camping and caravan ownership has an interesting link to COVID.

By

Dylan Urquhart

on

August 29, 2020

Eats
Eat & Drink

The sweetest treat for Dad this Father’s Day

What Dad wouldn’t want an extra-large brownie slab, loaded with all of their favourite sweet treats?

By

Dylan Urquhart

on

August 28, 2020

Opinion
Opinion

Petition to remove shackles from Aboriginal Flag rights tips over 100,000 signatures

A Change.org petition to allow the Aboriginal Flag to be used freely blew through the 100,000 signature mark overnight, as frustration and disbelief mounted across Australia at the licencing of the flag ahead of this weekend’s AFL Indigenous Round.

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Dylan Urquhart

on

August 20, 2020

Music
Arts & Events

Hermitude to headline SNACK

SNACK Showgrounds Edition will get wild with SNACK DJs, a massive 1000-person silent disco, carnival rides, indoor and outdoor dance floors across the entire Robinson Pavilion, and a side-show alley, complete with SNACK show bags.

By

Dylan Urquhart

on

July 18, 2020

Opinion
Health

Why the flu vaccination is not just about you

Small business owner and plumber at Welshpool's No Probs Plumbing Dillon Corsbie shares why vaccinating his workforce against the flu this year is critical for his business.

By

Dylan Urquhart

on

July 22, 2020

At Home
Shop Local

Here’s how you can save $100 with the new leaky tap rebate in Perth

The Water Corporation has recently announced their Leak Assist program helping to connect West Australians with their local plumber again.

By

Dylan Urquhart

on

July 9, 2020

Event
Arts & Events

This beer festival is bringing it home...for real

Australia’s biggest and longest running beer festival returns to WA with two massive dates and twice the opportunity for festivalgoers to taste Australia’s best craft beers, ciders, spirits and wines!

By

Dylan Urquhart

on

July 7, 2020

Event
Eat & Drink

Crafting a good time this September?

The return of WA’s largest beer event, Perth Craft Beer Festival, is making the move back to where it all began, at Claremont Showgrounds for a gigantic weekend from September 4 – 6.

By

Dylan Urquhart

on

July 1, 2020

At Home
Health

Why you should download the new COVIDSafe app

Whilst the Australian Government has had a questionable record in developing technology for the nation, times are certainly different and we certainly require a new weapon in fighting the spread of the deadly Coronavirus.

By

Dylan Urquhart

on

April 27, 2020

At Home
Eat & Drink

Bring the party from home with cocktail masterclasses!

Hosting catchup drinks over Zoom while isolating? Bring it to a whole new level with the launch of a series of cocktail masterclasses hosted by some of Perth’s top bartenders!

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Dylan Urquhart

on

April 27, 2020

Music
Music

Faith No More reschedule Perth dates

Frontier Touring and Faith No More wish to advise the rescheduling of the band’s upcoming tour of Australia and New Zealand to February/March 2021, in light of the current COVID-19 crisis and subsequent Government directives and travel bans.

By

Dylan Urquhart

on

April 5, 2020

Brewery
People About Perth

Trio of Perth small businesses combine to fill sanitiser need

Ferngrove Wine Group, Whipper Snapper Distillery and LabWest have banded together to fill an urgent need for medical grade hand sanitiser which is in critically short supply.

By

Dylan Urquhart

on

April 3, 2020

Lifestyle
Discover Other

How to celebrate an anniversary in Perth

Perth has a relaxed approach to life, with great weather and beautiful beaches, but also has great museums, theatres and nightlife despite being the most geographically isolated capital city in the world. This makes Perth a gem of a place that blends nature with the cosmopolitan. Here are some of the places you can celebrate your anniversary in Perth that are slightly off the beaten track.

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Dylan Urquhart

on

March 27, 2020

Eats
Eat & Drink

Local restaurant chain to provide discounts to vegans

Mad Mex, Australia’s much-loved Mexican restaurant chain, have begun a Mad Mex MeatFree Monday initiative, launching a $2 reduction on ALL plant-based meals* under its newly launched Manifesto.

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Dylan Urquhart

on

March 9, 2020

Event
Arts & Events

World's finest sparklings come to East Perth's Hadiqa

One of Perth's favourite East Perth bars, Hadiqa, is celebrating the world’s finest selection of sparkling wines from Australia, France, Italy and Spain on Saturday 22nd February for their Sparkling on the Rooftop event.

By

Dylan Urquhart

on

February 6, 2020

Entertainment
Arts & Events

Fisher Beach Party Tour to rock Fremantle this March

Australia’s longest-standing beach festival - Sets On The Beach have joined forces with Kicks Entertainment and Triple J to deliver the country’s hottest act, FISHER, for his first ever Australian Beach Party headline tour.

By

Dylan Urquhart

on

January 30, 2020

Music
Arts & Events

Perth musicians unite for Bushfire Appeal

In the face of the tragic bushfires that have plagued Australia across 2019 and 2020, Perth musicians ShockOne, Twerl and Loston have combined forces in the studio with Los Angeles based ex-pats home-for-the-holidays Slumberjack and HWLS to create a song to raise much-needed funds for the national Bushfire Appeal.

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Dylan Urquhart

on

January 29, 2020

Event
Arts & Events

The Pear-fect Weekend Filled With Cider & Pork

Perth we have the pearfect festival for those who love cider and love a bit of pork on their fork. The team who brought you WA Beer & Beef Festival are thrilled to welcome back WA Cider & Pork Festival for a gastronomic weekend.

By

Dylan Urquhart

on

January 22, 2020

People
People About Perth

Perthonalities: Michelle Escobar

Since flying the coop from her hometown in Perth, sports-mad journalist Michelle Escobar has been making waves across the East Coast.

By

Dylan Urquhart

on

November 13, 2019

People
People About Perth

Perth Underground take 5 with the Dames Who Dine

In our relentless search to uncover the best of Perth for our readers, we talked to local foodies Tess and Christabelle from Dames Who Dine Perth for their take on our great city.

By

Dylan Urquhart

on

October 22, 2019

Comedy
Arts & Events

The Perth Comedy Festival is back for 2019

‍‍The month-long Perth Comedy Festival brings a line-up of the world’s biggest comedy stars and next-big-things to WA and 2019 sees the return of Englishman Stephen K Amos and Scottish lad Daniel Sloss who are set to perform alongside Aussie’s Nazeem Hussain and Tahir.

By

Dylan Urquhart

on

November 13, 2018

Arts and Crafts
Arts & Events

Fringe World returns to Perth with 700 new shows

Fringe World is often seen as the highlight of summer in Western Australia and the 2019 Festival program has been revealed today with tickets for 700 shows on sale offering four spectacular weeks of amazing entertainment and summer good times for all.

By

Dylan Urquhart

on

November 15, 2018

At Home
Arts & Events

The Pool, Spa and Outdoor living expo to warm up Perth's winter

The Pool, Spa and Outdoor Living expo is on this weekend (September 8 & 9) and is set to get the homeowners of Perth ready for summer, which is why we have put together the top reasons for looking for a pool at the end of winter.

By

Dylan Urquhart

on

September 5, 2018

Opinion
Discover Other

AFL Footy Finals Gets The Simpsons Treatment

Thanks to the amazing artistry of Troy Hallam, each AFL team has been given the Simpsons treatment with their brand new Simpsons-inspired logos.

By

Dylan Urquhart

on

September 15, 2017

Bar
Eat & Drink

A trip down the rabbit hole with Wolf Lane

Cocktail lovers - it's time to take a trip to Wonderland!

By

Dylan Urquhart

on

August 24, 2017

Comedy
Arts & Events

Comedians Not To Miss At This Week's Perth Comedy Festival

With three Festival Gala events scheduled for Wednesday 3 May (sold out), Wednesday 10 May (selling fast) and Wednesday 17 May, this year's Festival is sure to create a hive of explosive activity at the Regal Theatre and State Theatre Centre of WA. Both the indoor and outdoor spaces will be used to transform the venue into a four-week jam-packed comedy hub.

By

Dylan Urquhart

on

April 29, 2017

Cafes
Eat & Drink

The Healthiest Brothers in Freo

We caught up with the Freo Acai Brothers crew; Paul, Gaz and Rostyn who work together to bring the deliciousness to the locals.

By

Dylan Urquhart

on

May 14, 2017

Cafes
Eat & Drink

The Office on Harrogate

A perfect place to conduct small business meetings without having to compete with the noise of the busy roads or televisions in the background.

By

Dylan Urquhart

on

January 14, 2016

Eat & Drink

Cecchi's

Finding a decent restaurant outside of the main dining areas of Perth can often be a gamble. Luckily, Cecchi's is a definite winner, a fantastic hidden gem tucked away in Inglewood, just north-east of foodie-favourite suburb Mount Lawley.

By

Dylan Urquhart

on

April 4, 2016

Restaurant
Eat & Drink

The Modern Eatery

One of Fremantle's newest eateries has set out to alter the image of sushi, bringing traditional Japanese attitudes into the Australian mainstream.

By

Dylan Urquhart

on

November 30, 2015

Cafes
Eat & Drink

Leaf & Bean Mt Hawthorn

Leaf & Bean Emporium, local Mount Hawthorn cafe which boasts bold colours and cheerful staff. A great place to discover along the Mount Hawthorn coffee strip.

By

Dylan Urquhart

on

December 9, 2015

Music
People About Perth

A sweet talk with Reija Lee

Perth musician Reija Lee talks Victoria Secret Fashion Show, tequila shots and her favourite eats around the city.

By

Dylan Urquhart

on

January 5, 2017

People
People About Perth

WA Election 2017 - 5 Minutes With The Liberal Party

Perth Underground chatted to the Liberal Party, who were kind enough to spare 5 minutes to talk about their plans moving forward for the Perth people.

By

Dylan Urquhart

on

March 13, 2017

People
People About Perth

WA Election 2017 - 5 Minutes With The Labor Party

Perth Underground talk to two local Labor candidates, Penny Taylor for Nedlands and Tomas Fitzgerald for Bateman, before the upcoming elections, to be held on March 11.

By

Dylan Urquhart

on

March 2, 2017

Shop
Shop Local

Mane Liquor

Good bottleshops are hard to find. Especially in Perth. Mane Liquor is the breath of fresh air that comes with an independent bottleshop with the abundance of shopping-chain style liquor stores around Perth. Finding a beer that you haven't seen in every bottleshop becomes a lot easier once you enter Mane Liquor.

By

Dylan Urquhart

on

July 11, 2016

Cafes
Eat & Drink

Fiori Coffee

Fiori Coffee is the breath of fresh coffee aroma filled air that Perth has been waiting for. Upon stepping into Fiori you can see the collection of bean sacks that have been sourced from various countries, the large roasting set up they have along with their own cafe setup where you can sit amongst the action or outside next to a beautiful open air lake.

By

Dylan Urquhart

on

February 15, 2016

Shop
Shop Local

Antedote Living

One of the quirkiest gift shops you’ll find in Perth’s north, Antedote Living is a shopaholics paradise.

By

Dylan Urquhart

on

November 9, 2015

Opinion
Opinion

The 5 Stages of Last Minute Xmas Shopping in Perth

You've just realised you forgot to buy that special someone a gift for xmas. It's quite possible that this will become your journey.

By

Dylan Urquhart

on

December 13, 2016

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