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Fringe World's Sunday Club

So we've received about 1000+ emails about Fringe World and there is a heap of stuff in there. We couldn't however shy away from a portion that we...

MONA FOMA 2015 Tops and Bottoms

Tops Swans going back in time and enlisting an actual viking to play percussion for them. Watching Beijing artist Li Binyaun destroy 250 hammers one-by-one...

More trivia! Our 2014: A Year In Review quiz!

How'd you go in our First Annual Christmas Movie Trivia Extravaganza last month? Terribly? Awesome! You'll probably do much better in our 2014: A Yea...

2014: A Year in Review - the answers!

Behold! The answers to the questions that will reveal to you exactly how much real living you did in 2014! Swap your biro for a red pen and start marking you...

Summer Strayin'

Here at The Thousands we care about your summer. We actually really do. We want you to feel charged up with possibility. We want you to close your eyes at so...

The Thousands' guide to New Year's Eve

For those who do not know, New Year's Eve isn't just a poor-quality movie starring every actor that was free at the time of its filming. That's r...

The Thousands staff wrap-up of 2014

2014 was a beautiful year for humanity. From the ice bucket challenge to the holy matrimony of Kimye to Slurpees being served in jars, we really progressed a...

The Thousands' Christmas Day survival guide

It's the most wonderful time of the year - for intrusive questions about your love life, airing of family laundry, and abrupt conversational transitions ...

Sky High NYE 2014/15 (with Fatima, Alexander Nut, Sa...

Woah, just when you thought that New Years was shaping up to maybe being a gig or a bangin' house party this one drops – Rooftop Movies, Good Company and...

A short interview with Doug Stanhope

Doug Stanhope's brand of dark, wry, no-bullshit comedy has seen him appear on Louie and a weekly segment on Charlie Brooker's Weekly Wipe, as well as...

Guide to Garage Sale Trail 2014

For every semi-functioning MIDI disc player at a garage sale, there is a piece of Harley Davidson merchandise c1994 that absolutely completes you and makes y...

Camp Doogs 2014: Shout Outs & Tag Outs

Camp Doogs happened over the weekend and was the second time that the now annual event has been held. The hard part prior to boarding the bus this year was t...

What To Do When Your Precious Holiday Is Ruined

You've booked a hotel, or a cabin. You're getting out of the city. You're going to do all kinds of feel-good activities like nature walks and swi...

Makeshift

Perth Fashion Festival is on and even though there is no Alexander Wang to sit next to there is still a filled Birkin of things for you to get up to. For tho...

The School of Life: Spring Classes

You probably heard a while back that Alain de Botton’s The School of Life is due to hit Perth. Well the time has come where book lists and enrolment lines ha...

The Creatives – Workshops

Turning yourself into a Swiss Army Knife of pocket-talent skills is quickly becoming a must, as former 9 – 5 club members quit their jobs and are proclaimed ...

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...