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PUBLIC Urban Art Walks

Not-for-profit crew FORM snagged 45 of the best urban and digital artists from every pocket of the globe back in April and filled 30 ol’ brick and mortar wal...

The School of Life Perth Pop-Up

Unless you are striving on your own endeavors to read the Power of Now or are a subscriber to New Philosopher, your existential quota is most likely made up ...

How to nail Christmas in July

Christmas in Australia might be the most obvious example of our ingrained desire to be wholesome American sitcom families fighting against the natural limita...

Winterland

Being part of the generation brought up with the attitude of 'you can be whatever you want to be' sometimes has its advantages - it makes go-getters ...

Circó 2014: Shout Outs & Face Palms

Shout Outs: Printing the playing times on the wristbands, genius! Boogying down to Beneath at the front of the Red Rooster Stage with Rok Riley and the 420...

The Poor Loser's Guide To Wine

Wine is great, but you are broke, and no-one ever taught you your shiraz from your pinot grigio. Time to quit your twice-weekly from-the-bottle binging? HELL...

Vanishing Elephant guide to the World Cup

As one of our two favourite hosts of The Bugle, John Oliver would say, “I am both excited and extremely conflicted about it“. Protests in Brazil, alleg...

MANY 6160, Winter Weekends

If there’s anything I’ll love until the day I die – it’s ACHIEVING THINGS! It’s really fantastic when I can accomplish a whole bunch of great stuff, under on...

Cut your own hair

Hairdressers charge exorbitant sums for what usually amounts to two weeks of hat-wearing, and y'know, that ain't it. Things are dire right now, money...

CIRCO Festival Second Line Up Announcement

BOOM! CIRCO Festival have dropped their second lineup announcement, and local 'Perf' stage announcement. Added to their already killer first drop com...

State of the Art Festival

The best thing about the WA music scene is that there is literally something to please everyone. We're a very likeable, diverse, lot, eh? Which is why an...

Sports Modelling

Professional athletes are in many ways our culture's holy men; they give themselves over to a pursuit, endure great privation and pain to actualise thems...

How to have fun after the budget

If you've seen any form of social media over the last 24 hours, you might have an inkling that the budget was announced recently! Woo! It is a great time...

Live Below The Line

“World is fukt” was an ingenious summary thanks to some delightfully breezy editing at the Australian Financial Review. Let us continue to simpli...

Studios Available At Paper Mountain / Studio Open Day

Sick of working at the kitchen table? Need a kick up the butt to get your creative project going? Shared creative space Paper Mountain have studios available...

Video - StreetX & Good Shepherd Easter Weekend Block...

Local videographer Sean Finney's got chops - he took some ballin' party footage at Street X and Good Shepherd's joint the other week and made it ...

CIRCO II Festival - first acts line up announcement

Want a thought-provoking party? Wanna dance for hours THROUGH light and sound to mind-melting music, before slipping back out into the fresh air for jabberin...

Total Lunar Eclipse

These days you'd be forgiven for thinking a lunar eclipse is some kind of cosmic new breath mint. They can so easily slip by unnoticed. Lucky we're h...

Esplanade Fremantle Youth Plaza

With a recent run of artistic summer successes, Fremantle is finally beginning to shake to stigma of being 'that scary place at the end of train-line'...

The School of Life Perth Pop-Up - Volunteer Call Out

The Alain De Botton masterminded 'School of Life' is a social enterprise dedicated to developing emotional intelligence. The UK cult institution rece...

Card games that don't suck

Things are getting to look pretty grim outside. You may want to hibernate in bed with caramelised popcorn and Gilmore Girls or whatever. It's not a terri...

Two-Up: A Guide

Fine, so there hasn't been much for Australians to be proud of in recent months. Between Rolf Harris, Andrew Bolt and Scott Morisson, we're copping s...

Drunk Board Games

Was your family the kind who sat around Sunday nights drinking Nesquik and cheerily squabbling over a game of Monopoly? Or were you an only child, cursed wit...

The Black Sheep’s Guide To Easter

Easter’s a weird holiday. If you’re not particularly religious, and have long gotten over the novelty of buying your own Crème Eggs, you'll know that the...

PUBLIC

If you’ve ever looked longingly at pictures of Buenos Aires, the streetscapes littered with massive murals, whimsical painted figures, and moody graffiti; an...

Tarot reading with Indy Simpson

Tarot! Card-based mumbo-jumbo beloved of ouija board-obsessed weird teens, flowing-robe-wearers and your mum's friend who owns a crystal shop - or someth...

Sue Lewis Artisian Chocolatier Easter Egg Workshop

Equator-rubbing countries such as Madagascar, Brazil and Papua New Guinea are some of the nations responsible for two of the most luxurious yet staple vices ...

Maylands Twilight Markets

Maylands is slowly creeping up from behind Mt Lawley's ass to stake out its own claim as a destination cultural mini-cosmopolis. Whatley Street's Mr...