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Jude Bolton and Urthboy discuss the finer things in life

George Palathingal You join The Shortlist in unfamiliar territory. We are used to holding it together to talk to musicians who impress us – indeed, we’ve managed it on the several occasions we’ve...


The Last Confession review: David Suchet lives up to the hype

David Suchet as Cardinal Giovanni Benelli in The Last Confession.

Candice Barnes Walking into His Majesty's Theatre to see this much-anticipated production was an experience in itself.

Sydney Aquarium welcomes Jurassic Lounge team with Hijinks party

Mathieu Ravier

Patrick Begley The people behind the museum's Jurassic Lounge parties have now set their sights on the aquarium.

Stars align to wow Perth music lovers

The Rolling Stones will be one of the biggest acts to play Perth Arena.

Candice Barnes While some stars ignore the west coast on their ‘national’ tours (I’m looking at you, Rick Astley), Perth is preparing for an onslaught of international acts in the coming months.

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Perth makeup artist to the stars reveals tips for a flawless face

Vicki Schultz with reporter / presenter Chiara Zaffino.

Candice Barnes People working in television news are often asked two things - whether the presenters wear pants under the news desk (most of the time, they do) and how thick the makeup has to be.

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The Tivoli Club of WA - Happy Days

Get your bobby socks on, find your thrill On Blueberry Hill, get those hips swaying to Lambada and fall in love with Doris Day all over again...

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Postman Pat: The Movie

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Fashion police out in force for Perth Fashion Festival

Models at the 2014 Perth Fashion Festival program launch.

Candice Barnes Those enjoying a trip into town next month may want to check the mirror before heading out the door, lest they be accosted by a team of fashionistas hired to restyle the public during the Perth...

Kate Miller-Heidke headlines secret Fremantle performance

Kate Miller-Heidke performing at The Hidden Sound secret gig in Fremantle.

Candice Barnes It’s a risky concept - asking people to buy tickets to an intimate performance by a secret musician at a secret location.

Frosty conditions predicted for Avon Descent challenge

Candice Barnes Those heading to the Wheatbelt town of Northam for the start of the Avon Descent might want to pack a thermos and an extra jumper - the mercury is set to dip to just two degrees.

Liz Sheehan: Breakfast for dudes at The Merrywell

Liz Sheehan

Liz Sheehan I have a rule.. if toothpaste taste is gone, then it's not too early to drink. Welcome to breakfast at The Merrywell.

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Perth chefs cook up a storm to help the homeless

Chef Tobin and kids from Belmont City College.

Candice Barnes For many of us, a hot bowl of soup is a pleasure reserved for the chilly winter months, but for thousands of homeless people, a single serve can provide temporary relief from the challenges of life...


The Bachelor’s Blake Garvey ready to leave Perth for love

The new bachelor, Blake Garvey, is from Perth.

Candice Barnes He’s surrounded by 24 gorgeous women, each competing for the chance to date him, but The Bachelor’s Blake Garvey said he’s prepared to make a few sacrifices of his own in the quest...

Rum times: boutique booze still the trend in Perth’s bar scene

The space above The Trustee's main dining area has been relaunched as Angel’s Cut, which specialises in rum.

Candice Barnes With wine bars now firmly established in Perth’s entertainment districts, the movers and shakers of the hospitality industry are branching out a little further with specialised small bar...

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Art imitating life: go digital and be flooded with data

Crawley Edge Boatshed in Perth, WA.

Joel Meares When the organisers of Art & About decided to change the parameters of the festival’s photography competition to include online entries from Instagram, they expected a bit of a bump in the...

Review: Bridgetown's Banquet On A Bridge

A long-table lunch was the highlight of the Bridgetown event.

Allen Newton Who was the bright spark that decided it would be a good idea to celebrate winter with lunch outdoors on a bridge over the Blackwood River at the end of July?

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The new rom com And So It Goes stars Michael Keaton as a self-obsessed real estate agent.

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