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Free Coffee, Free Espresso Martinis and more!

If you’re anything like me, you identify as a coffee fanatic. In fact, I am currently typing this with a freshly brewed pot of drip coffee next to me, it keeps me company every morning. What can I say, I’m afflicted with coffee infatuation. Tia Maria understands the relationship us fans have with coffee have and... more info


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The best places to celebrate Grand Final Day in style

We know it’s come up fast, but the biggest day in the sports calendar for Melburnians is here, the AFL Grand Final! Whether you’re a football fan or not, Grand Final Day gives you a long weekend and an excuse to party. No matter who wins, fun is undeniably had on this day every year,... more info


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Everyone’s favourite Richmond bar is throwing a week long party!

The folks over at The National Hotel in Richmond are inviting people from near and far to come boogie with them John Travolta style at their week-long celebration and launch of their new dining room this spring! The pan-Asian pub is located in the heart of Melbourne’s little Vietnam, on Victoria St in Richmond. From the... more info


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Win an exclusive double pass to Oktoberfest In The Gardens!

Do you like spending an innocuous amount of time perfecting the perfect pigtail? Is your idea of a perfect day having a pint of beer the size of your head in your hands at all times? Do you enjoy wearing Bavarian themed costumes but find that modern day society is unaccepting of you style choices?... more info


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$5 Vegan Pizza, $10 Cocktails and $15 Jugs at new digs in St Kilda!

The management team behind Bimbos recent success on Brunswick St have now expanded their pizza-making ways to bring you Good Love. Nestled in the heart of St Kilda in the thriving district of Acland Street is where you can find the new digs. Good Love will feature a bar along with multiple dinner options! The food... more info


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Our Top 3 Picks You Don’t Want To Miss At This Year’s Fringe Fest

The Fringe Festival. You’ve probably heard of it or seen it around Melbourne in the past years but you still don’t really know what it is or how you can get involved. Don’t worry, we’re here to help. This festival is like no other. From the 13th until the 30th of September, Melbourne Fringe transforms... more info


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The Top 5 Fringe Fest Events To Get Around In Sydney

Sydney’s Fringe Festival is back baby! For its 9th year in a row, the Fringe Festival is here to celebrate local artists, performers and hidden gems the city has to offer. From the 1st of September to the 30th of September the festival will be bringing the streets of Sydney to life. With the festival... more info


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Get Yo’ Geek On and Win a Double Pass to Oz Comic Con Sydney!

GIVEAWAY TIME! Win a double pass to Oz Comic Con in Sydney by tagging who you would take in our Facebook post!   Enter Here   Walking around at Oz Comic Con can feel like you’ve fallen down the rabbit hole and into a land of madness, where the mad hatter may offer you tea,... more info


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Grab Free Hot Dogs For One Day Only At This German Beer Hall

Warning: This article contains fierce excitement and multitudes of exclamation points. Why the excessiveness, you may ask? Because free hot dogs ya’ll!!! The Bavarian is opening its doors for the first time in Highpoint Shopping Centre and they are celebrating with the deal of the century. On the 31st of August from 5pm onward the... more info


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This Underground Nightclub is Throwing a Series of House Music Events

If you’re a fan of house music and you’re looking to start the month off with a bang, then we’ve got you covered! On September 1st, Hotel Barkly is blessing us with a night devoted to house music vibes only in their unique underground nightclub. With more nights like this to come on a monthly bases.... more info


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This Michelin Star chef is slinging affordable Japanese-French fusion meals

When you think Michelin Star restaurant you instantly think waaay out of your budget right? Wrong! The beloved Japanese restaurant Tetsujin have collaborated with Michelin Awarded Japanese chef, Masahiko Yomoda to create a brand new lunch menu with prices ranging from only $9 to $25!! Eating well without breaking the bank, perfect. Tetusjin is situated... more info


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Treat Dad to a Unique 3 course meal this Father’s Day

It’s that time of year again, where we all come together and celebrate the ol’ man (although don’t tell him I called him that) – dad! I know what you’re thinking, “I’ve already bought him a Bunnings gift card and an apron that says ‘Best Dad in the World!'” and mate, you have hit the... more info


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Get 1/2 Price Whisky Flights at this Underground Bar on Father’s Day

Help dad ward off the winter chill this Father’s Day with a dram at The Doss House Whisky Bar. Head to The Rocks in the heart of Sydney and give this vibrant yet cosy underground bar a go. Gift your dad with an experience on Sunday 2nd of September and treat him in the best way... more info


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Pair Vegan Cheese & Exclusive Wines At This South Wharf Bar

This August, Bohemian Wine Bar is hosting a vegan cheese & wine pairing masterclass in partnership with The Vegan Dairy. For all those non-dairy diners out there, now is your chance to pair the worlds tastiest food with the worlds tastiest drink – and all with a clear conscience! Being hosted on the 13th of October from 5pm... more info


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The Mill House Is Hosting An ‘Office’ (U.S.) Themed Trivia Night

The Mill House, known for its eclectic bar and its location in an iconic heritage listed building, is hosting a night of trivia for all those die-hard ‘Office’ (U.S.) fans out there. Whether you love the crazy antics of Michael Scott or you’re more of a kind-hearted Jim Halpert-type, there’ll be questions (and prizes!) for... more info


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Fill Up On Limited Edition Southern-style Comfort Food At This Harbourside Bar

With winter coming out in full force, there has been no better time to indulge in some hot and delicious food to keep yourself warm. Cruise Bar are happy to announce their first ever ‘Quayside Comfort’, with a new limited time menu inspired by the cuisines of the Deep South. In partnership with Kentucky whiskey... more info


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Your Guide To What’s On This Week

Release your inner foodie and alcohol connoisseur because this week is jam packed full of different food and alcohol related events! These 5 events will definitely have you wanting more delicious food and dranks. Beer Paddle @ Fratelli Fresh Darling Harbour 2/14 Darling Dr, Darling Harbour  Fratelli Fresh Darling Harbour launched the exclusive Goose Island... more info


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Your Guide To What’s On This Week

We are already over half way into the year and what have you accomplished? Not much? Don’t fret, we’ve found 5 events this week that’ll get you doing things that you can brag about on social media (because that’s what life is about, right…) Big Smoke BBQ Pop-Up 4 Joyner St, Moorabin  A night full... more info


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One Night Only: All You Can Eat Dumplings For Just $20!

What’s better than dumplings? All you can eat dumplings! But wait, it gets better… All you can eat dumplings for only $20!!! After the overwhelming popularity of their first event, The National Hotel in Richmond has brought back the 2-hour one night special. They have united all different Asian cuisines to bring you a multitude of... more info


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Your Guide To What’s On This Week

This week is a cold one guys. However, do not stress, as we have found some amazing events to enjoy whilst brazing the cold Melbourne breeze. If you can handle it, head up to Mt Baw Baw to celebrate Oktoberfest, or if you’re more of a warm-blooded animal, pop down to Chuckle Park for some... more info


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Your Guide To What’s On This Week

Tequila is the word of the week with the upcoming World Tequila Day on Tuesday, but if spirits aren’t your flavour, be sure to check out our other events happening in Sydney this week, including a dog film festival and a smoky night market. World Tequila Day @ Bar Patrón by Rockpool 2 Phillip St... more info


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This Pop-Up Lolly Wonderland Is What Sweet Dreams Are Made Of

Calling everyone with a sweet-tooth! Quite literally, a giant pop-up lolly shop has opened in Fitzroy. Sugar Republic is a refurbed warehouse that’s been transformed into a playground for adults. Hop, skip and jump throughout while nibbling on sweet, sweet candy and confectionary alike. Take your pick of swimming through a giant ball pit, jumping... more info


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A European Themed Laneway Night Market Is Here

Nothing encapsulates the perfect winter night in true European fashion like strolling through a local night market. But aside from the fortunate and equally sporadic European travels, we fellow Australians are relatively unaccustomed to this foreign and exotic concept. Thankfully, Madame Brussels Lane has answered all your prayers, even the ones you didn’t know you... more info


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Get Free Burgers This Wednesday If You’re A Blues Fan!

Calling all Blues fans! To celebrate the State of Origin finale, Made by the Hill is giving away FREE burgers to anybody who stays and watches the Blues win the 2018 title at the bar – provided there is no upset loss! To get a free burger, all you have to do is pop down to... more info


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Get Around This American Inspired Bottomless Boozy Brunch

Hungover on a Sunday? Don’t worry we’ve found something that will cure you. (Best way to cure a hangover is with more alcohol right?) The popular American-style restaurant, Fancy Hank’s, has started up Fancy Brunch Sundays! Which is essentially an American-esque bottomless boozy brunch. Unlimited alcohol and slow cooked American BBQ, could it get any better? Fancy Hank’s... more info


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Your Guide To What’s On: Christmas In July Edition

We have officially survived 6 months of 2018 and what a better way to celebrate than Christmas in July festivities! We’ve taken the pain out of searching for the best events and gathered our favs for you. Read on to get the low-down. Rock Pool Bar & Grill Christmas Lunch 7 Alfred Place, Melbourne The... more info


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Your Guide To What’s On: Christmas In July Edition

Grab your winter jumpers and Christmas sweaters from the back of your wardrobe because Christmas in July is on its way! We’ve found some of the best events to help kick-start the chrissy vibes. Christmas Beer Class 201 Clarence St, Sydney CBD Love Christmas? Love food? Love beer? Perfect, we’ve got the night for you.... more info


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Your Guide To What’s On This Week

A lot is going on in Sydney this week! Ever wanted to enjoy some craft beer with some of the world’s best BBQ food? How about listening to local bluegrass musicians jam whilst you sip on a mulled wine inside a glasshouse? Sounds perfect right? Read on to see what other events are blasting off... more info


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The Must-See Events At Melbourne’s New York City Festival

From June to October 2018, MEL&NYC Festival is coming to Melbourne to celebrate two of the world’s greatest cities, Melbourne and New York City. Coupled with the Museum of Modern Art’s (MoMA) exhibition presented at the National Gallery of Victoria, MEL&NYC is bringing a mix of programs covering art, culture, discourse, film, food and more. With... more info


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Your Guide To What’s On This Week

There is no end to the creativity of Melbournians. Trust us to find an unusual premise for a festival or party – any reason is good enough if it means we can dine, drink, and dance. Find below festivals celebrating tiny dogs, onesies, winter solstice and more. A Tiny Dog Festival 520 High St, Thornbury... more info


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Your Guide to What’s On This Week

Whether you want to try your hand at scoring some free chicken, dive into a 7-foot high all you can eat cheese dome, or dance the night away – there is plenty of things happening this week in Sydney to keep you occupied! The Cheese Dome First Fleet Park, The Rocks Coming to Sydney is... more info


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WIN 1 of 5 Double Passes To The Sydney Film Festival

*GIVEAWAY TIME! WE HAVE 5 x DOUBLE PASSES TO PRESENT TO SOME LUCKY WINNERS TO ATTEND THE CLOSING NIGHT OF THE SYDNEY FILM FESTIVAL* Head to our Facebook page here to enter! All you have to do is ‘like’ the Hidden City Secrets Sydney page and ‘tag’ who you would take to the film with... more info


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Your Guide to What’s On This Week

Alright the long weekend is over and has officially been done and dusted. However, that doesn’t mean you need to stay at home and do nothing! If we know Melbournians, it’s that we like to party and party we shall. Prepare for Live Blues, a brownies festival, Mario Kart Racing and more. Mushroom Mario Kart... more info


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Free Pizza For Those Who Share A Name With The Royal Family!

If you are lucky enough to be named after the Royal Family you can get yourself some free pizza on Monday June 11! Stretched Pizza in Coburg is celebrating the Queen’s Birthday the right way, with pizza. Calling all Elizabeths, Phillips, Charles’, Camillas, Williams, Harrys, Kates, Georges, Charlottes, Louis’ and the recent addition Meghan! You... more info


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What’s On Guide: Queen’s Birthday Edition

Everyone’s favourite Queen is having her birthday this weekend, and what’s not to love about a long weekend? But what if you don’t know what to do with this newfound free time? Don’t worry about that – whether you’re in the mood for a winery walkabout, rooftop parties or a bottomless brunch – we’ve got you... more info


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What’s on Guide: Queen’s Birthday Edition

With the Queen’s Birthday Weekend coming up, there’s certainly a lot to do in Sydney this week, whether it’s grabbing a delicious Italian cocktail for Negroni Week or spending a few days in the NSW Central Ranges. Read on to see what awaits you during this royal week. Negroni Week @ The Morrison 225 George... more info


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A Pop-up Gin Party is Arriving in Melbourne!

World Gin Day is coming to Melbourne! Luckily for us, Wilson and Market are transforming their suave terrace bar into a pop-up Gin Alley!! On June 9 from 2pm – 6pm you can expect a mini gin festival with an extensive range of international and local gins. Seriously, could we ask for anything more? Sip... more info


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Your Guide To What’s On This Week

For most the last days of autumn and warm weather are something to be mourned. However as Sydney-siders know, the start of June means the start of Vivid and a time of celebration. But if you’re not into the shining lights of this amazing festival we’ve got you covered better than any grandma-knitted sweater ever... more info


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Your Guide To What’s On This Week

The first days of winter fall right in the middle of this upcoming week and we understand that the winter blues have officially been set in motion. But that’s ok! Because with sublime cocktails, live music – including a bit of smooth jazz – and an injection of Winona Ryder back onto the big screen,... more info


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Book Your Function For A Chance To Win Lunch And A Gin Tasting!

Sand Hill Road are celebrating EOFY by giving away 3 double passes for a free lunch at the Garden State Hotel followed by a tour and tasting at Healesville’s Four Pillars Distillery. To be in the running, book a private function at any of their venues listed in this article before June 10th. Four Pillars... more info