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· April 10, 2014

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

· April 3, 2014

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

· April 1, 2014

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

· March 26, 2014

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...

Serve Soup to Someone Who Needs it

· March 20, 2014

Walking past The Shopfront, a drop-in place in Maylands one night I noticed a sign that said “Sorry we will be closed in the evenings – not enough volunteers...

Putting on a Show in Your Backyard

· March 20, 2014

First you'll need a PA. Ask Facebook. You probably know someone nice enough to lend you a PA, seeing as you already know folks nice enough to play in you...

The Thousands' guide to Valentine's Day loneliness

· February 12, 2014

A healthy human body exists at 37 degrees Celsius. That's pretty gross. It's February. You don't need to be stifled by someone else's body he...

Hunted The Interactive Horror Experience: 'Dark Lake'

· January 23, 2014

For some reason, whenever I think of interactive theatre I think of myself sitting in the red room from Twin Peaks, watching that weird dwarf do that weirder...

Best Perth Spots To Have A Dip

· January 11, 2014

There's plenty of ways to get cool as our summers gradually become more heinous. Some, like peeing on a friend in the garden, are less inviting than othe...

Poolside Boners: an owner’s manual

· January 9, 2014

Most of the men who read this publication are well through puberty, but not so far through it they've forgotten the sheer humiliation that can be wrought...

White Elephant's Female Electronic Music Production ...

· January 2, 2014

Amongst the great things happening at new art/dance/music/studio space White Elephant are a series of very tempting creative workshops. One exceptional offer...

The Pinnacles

· December 18, 2013

Continuing a two-week routine of cheeky northern road trips – more than once makes it a 'routine'; after the third time we'll call it a 'life...

Float Tank Therapy at Beyond Rest

· December 13, 2013

Just like the first thing you say to a Tinder match is v.important, what you decide to do when you take a hottie on a first date can be make or break. Ultima...

Going to a Perth Heat baseball game

· December 12, 2013

If you are like every other nine to 99 year old human in Western civilization, more than likely you will own a Major League Baseball cap repping a city or te...

Yanchep National Park

· December 11, 2013

As a child of hippy parents I'm generally on top of what's hot and available, species- and geography-wise, within easy astral travel distance, but so...

Send in your Perth sounds!

· November 21, 2013

You’ve heard of ‘between a rock and a hard place’ and ‘between the sheets’ and now its time to learn about Between the Desert and the Deep Blue Sea, which ha...

Kalamunda Zig Zag

· November 20, 2013

Going on a trip when you're 15 and in the back of a mini-van with your entire extended family is going to be a pretty different kind of holiday to the Eu...

Our favourite places to stay in Tokyo

· November 19, 2013

Whether it's for a never-long-enough holiday, a work trip or just a well-earned break, we and our friends over at The Thousands Tokyo have spent our fair...

Beaufort Street Festival Highlights

· November 14, 2013

If you don't live in Mt Lawley (sorry) or if you do (hooray!) you should attend this festival. All the best, wholesome, community-oriented parts united f...

Swan Valley

· November 6, 2013

“Well… this is bloody delightful.” The #1 most spoken phrase by me and my pals mid-mouthfuls of French cheese and nougat on a recent daytrip to Perth wine co...

Bocce

· October 29, 2013

Keep your shoes on, drink your own drinks, do it with your friends, do it anywhere you can make the space. There’s no bias in the balls, no gutters in the gi...

A day of food and drink in Tokyo with Kan Morieda

· October 28, 2013

Kan Morieda entered the culinary world at Tetsuya's in Sydney. After returning home to Tokyo he worked at the two–Michelin starred Kogetsu in Aoyama, and...

A Garage Sale Trail Mix by Catcall

· October 24, 2013

Garage Sale Trail started in Sydney three years ago with a basic concept: hold a bunch of garage sales on the same day each year and register these sales on ...

New Norcia

· October 23, 2013

The Spanish monks and nuns who decided to build a church – which later functioned as a school for Aboriginal boys and girls – in the middle of regional WA in...

Get Weird x SixThousand pres. Chela (with Nora Zion ...

· October 22, 2013

Brace yourself for a pop-cultural melange because we’re hooking up with regular party mistake Get Weird to bring you Victorian in-demandstress CHELA getting ...

Architecture Week 2013

· October 21, 2013

Before Kevin McCloud hit our TVs, there was Windows ’98, an operating system that had a portion of a generation running SimCity 3000 or Age of Empires. Both ...

Museums, architecture and design in Tokyo with Masuk...

· October 21, 2013

Masuko Unayama is the founder and designer of SyuRo, a small design company and store based in Torigoe, Taito. In addition to designing and producing origina...

Proxmity 2013 - a Festival of One-On-One Art

· October 17, 2013

Last year I went to an afternoon of theatre shows where I was the only person in the audience. I played strip poker with a performer. Then I lay on a mattres...