The point at which a fresh water river meets a salt water harbour contains some of the highest biodiversity in any aquatic ecosystem. The Riverside Theatres, home to the National Theatre of Parramatta (NToP) sits just above that point on the right bank of the Parramatta river.
Landscape, time and memory bring this week’s collection of exhibitions together. From the light of Sydney’s waterways to the darkness of Belanglo forest, artists are taking inspiration from our natural environment as well as the social implications and associations tied to these landscapes.
Hailing from Brisbane, living in Melbourne - Grace Shaw, a.k.a. Mallrat, is the self-declared “Hannah Montana of the rap game”. With a smooth, uplifting music style that incorporates aspects of hip-hop, pop, electronic and indie genres …
Vivid begins this weekend with a tonne of gigs happening around town, so break out of your winter slumber and go check out some awesome live music.
After collaborating on “Sentah” last year London producer Mina and Ghanaian vocalist Bryte team up once again on the afro-flavoured “Make Money.”
Up-and-coming producers Le Dom and De Grandi turn in an epic b2b set providing a snapshot of the Parisian underground, where classic French sounds are being warped in exciting new directions.
Carbòn, which translates to ‘charcoal’ in Spanish, is really all you need to know about this new Mexican eatery. The Bondi restaurant, from the owners of another Bondi local, Taqiza, focuses on wood-fired dishes, using traditional Latin American “parrilla” techniques to build their menu.
Culina Et Vinum is having a shot at the symbiotic relationship between the food from the kitchen, and the wine served in the glass. It’s a balancing act that co-owners Naomi Lowry and Abhi Mahadevan have had 10 years to talk about.
The Botanica Vaucluse, formerly known as Sol Botanica, is a food and lifestyle destination that taps in to the importance of seasonality and freshness to coincide with its spa and soon to open café.
Don’t let the cold make you become a homebody just yet, there’s still so many more autumn adventures to be had right here in our hometown. See a play, eat a roast, listen to some live tunes or see some crazy lights; there’s plenty of time to sit at home by the heater later.
Backyard Opera's photography director, Lenni Mattanja chats about her philosophy behind her images.
I would say my style of photography is clean and calm with Scandinavian influences. I love working through movements and capturing the moments in between.
If you weren’t already aware, The Beresford and Absolut have teamed up to capture the spirit of Mardi Gras, bottle it, and then serve it up for brunch every Sunday.
Backyard studio is located on the ground floor of a converted warehouse space with drive in access and onsite parking in Tempe.
Who would have thought pop ups could actually make a positive impact on our lives, our business and to our community?
Backyard exhibition gallery supports an array of work from both established and emerging local, national and international talent