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New Music Discoveries 27th May: Montaigne ft. Daði Freyr, Lemonade Baby and more

May 27, 2022

As May starts to wrap up, we have ten more tracks to add to our Discovery playlist on Spotify and Apple Music.  Leading things off this week is our track of the week, “make me feel so…” the new single from Montaigne (pictured). The track was written in collaboration with Icelandic artist, and fellow Eurovision […]

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Road Trip Through Australia: Do’s and Don’ts

May 18, 2022

Australia is a fantastic place to plan a road trip. However, each country has its do’s and don’ts. Let’s see what you can do to have some fun in Australia and stay safe! Toll Roads Can Pop Up Anywhere In Australia, you can encounter toll roads in all sorts of places, and their fares might […]

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How to plan your dream New Zealand road trip

May 11, 2022

The land of the long white cloud beckons – now that borders are opening and temperatures are dropping, New Zealand comes alive in winter. If you’re dreaming of an international skiing holiday but your budget doesn’t quite allow for Canada or Japan, New Zealand is only a three hour hop from the east coast – […]

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New Music Discoveries 6th May: Alta Falls, Jaguar Jonze and more

May 6, 2022

We are easing into May with another nine tracks added to our Discovery playlist on Spotify and Apple Music, including one exclusive premiere.  Our Track of the Week is “Trust Me”, the new single from Brisbane electro pop duo Alta Falls. The track, the duo’s first of 2022, was inspired by a ‘bittersweet’ trip to […]

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Mother’s Day Gift Guide 2022: From Google gadgets to kitchen pros

May 1, 2022

With Mother’s Day coming up, the inevitable choice anxiety is starting to settle in. “Mother’s Day Gift Guide” is frantically being searched on Google in the hopes that dependable publishers will sort through the product bog and serve up some curated suggestions. We aren’t sitting this one out at the AU review. Here’s our annual […]

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S.A.S.H’s 12th birthday party brings massive club nights back to Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane

April 30, 2022

Although dancing and clubs have been a thing once more for a good few months now, it’s still worth shouting from the rooftops that clubs are most definitely back. Along with live music, hitting a well-curated club night was sorely missed over the past few years but the nightclubs that Australia does have left are […]

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New Music Discoveries 22nd April: BATTS, Baby Velvet, Dan Mangan and more

April 22, 2022

After taking a short break for Easter and Bluesfest, we’re back and adding ten new tracks to our Discovery playlist on Spotify and Apple Music.  Our Track of the Week this time around goes to Melbourne singer-songwriter BATTS, who is kicking off her 2022 with a new label and a brand new single, “Blue” which […]

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Win a Astell&Kern ACRO BE100 speaker worth $549 so your hi-fi experience looks just as good as it sounds

April 13, 2022

Design-forward, incredibly powerful and able to fill a room with gorgeous hi-fi calibre stereo sound, the Astell&Kern ACRO BE100 speaker strikes a perfect balance between beauty and beast. While the market for powerful speakers is saturated right now, Astell&Kern present this sophisticated speaker that’s best aimed at those that appreciate design as much as performance. […]

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Electric Scooter Laws in Australia – State by State Guide

April 12, 2022

Despite the rapidly increasing popularity of electric scooters in Australia, riding one can come with hefty fines or penalties. Some states have greater restrictions on riding electric scooters than others, resulting in e-scooter riders in Australia petitioning for increased freedom to ride the convenient ride continent-wide. But as of now, with e-scooter laws in Australia […]

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Win a JBL Xtreme 3 worth $400 so you can take your beats anywhere you go

April 2, 2022

With road trips a thing again, camping trips on the cards and travel returning in full force, you’re going to need some portable tunes to soundtrack 2022. And while there are a tonne of options out there when you’re looking for a portable speaker, not many can match up to the beautifully balanced acoustics, hardy […]

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Chris Rock has announced an Australian visit for his Ego Death world tour

March 12, 2022

Unstoppable comedian, actor and all-around talented individual Chris Rock is set to return to Australia as part of his Ego Death world tour. Recently announced, the dependable stand-up will be trotting around the world to take his apparently very personal and intimate new material to his many fans. And Aussies will get to experience it […]

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New Music Discoveries 18th Feb: Gag Salon, Ye Vagabonds and more

February 18, 2022

This week we have added ten new songs to our Discovery playlist; including an exclusive single premiere. Our Track of the Week goes to London newcomers Gag Salon and their debut single “Horses”. Recorded in Glasgow’s Green Door Studio by Chris McCrory (Catholic Action, Walt Disco) “Horses” is an off-kilter delight of a debut, with its frenetic guitars, […]

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5 affordable ways to bring luxury interior decor into your home

February 15, 2022

Luxury does not have to be exclusive or costly. A sense of style, thoughtful detail, or a lively splash of color can all help to boost the indoor and outdoor life of your house. House décor may be done on a shoestring budget, and a few basic tactics can add a touch of luxury to […]

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Win a Suunto 7 Titanium worth $699 so you can nail those fitness goals in 2022

February 14, 2022

A smartwatch and fitness tracker is one of the most essential pieces of tech you can own in 2022. No doubt you’ve been trying to unleash some pent up motivation, getting out and about to nail those fitness goals this year. Tracking your activity is the best way to do that nowadays, using tech to […]

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Valentine’s Day Gift Guide 2022: 5 gifts that anyone would love

February 10, 2022

Just because Christmas is in the rear-view, doesn’t mean you get a break when it comes to the year’s most notable gift-giving occasions. Valentine’s Day may have lost some of its allure over the years, with an ever-evolving culture where the majority is moving away from the cheaply marketed idea of having a day dedicated […]

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Watch The Hives, Portugal The Man and Grouplove go head-to-head in Australian Trivia

January 27, 2022

As we celebrate 30 years since the first Big Day Out in Australia, we’ve dug out some never before seen footage from the 2014 Big Day Out in Sydney. It was held on Australia Day, 26th January 2014, so we thought we’d ask 3 bands playing that year – The Hives, Grouplove and Portugal The […]

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The 40 Best Tracks of 2021

January 17, 2022

We’re officially back from our Summer hiatus, and kicking things off with a look back at our favourite tracks of 2021. Unlike our albums of the year piece, we won’t go in depth about each song on the list, and why it was included, but rather let the music itself do most of the talking. […]

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What is the best car for travel in 2022?

December 15, 2021

Whether you’re planning a short, socially distant trip out of town this holiday season, or looking forward to a family vacation in Dubai (perhaps to visit the Expo), there are plenty of autos from the United States that will make your travels more comfortable and perhaps even more exciting. So, these are the best cars […]

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Philips All-In-One Cooker Review: The virtue of saving time and space in the kitchen

December 8, 2021

Saving time in the kitchen has always been a matter of carefully buying the right products, but having a device that saves space as well can profoundly change the way you navigate and engage with your food at home. The Philips All-In-One Cooker is such a device that consolidates many of your kitchen appliances into […]

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Masked Wolf & The Kid LAROI join BTS & Olivia Rodrigo atop Apple Music & Shazam’s 2021 Global Charts

December 1, 2021

Today Apple Music unveiled their global charts for 2021 for both their streaming services as well as Shazam, and the news is pretty remarkable for Australian artists. Topping the Shazam charts, as the #1 most Shazamed Song globally in 2021, is Australian hip hop artist Masked Wolf, for his track “Astronaut in the Ocean”. Within […]

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How to Start a Travel Blog in 8 Steps

October 26, 2021

If you’re wondering how to start a travel blog, you’ve come to the ideal place. With blogging, you get the chance to educate, inspire and entertain your readers, and as you grow, you begin making money. While most people think of travel blogging as time-consuming and daunting, you cannot go wrong with this. In this […]

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Here’s how many ARIA Awards 2021 nominations all your favs got!

October 20, 2021

The 2021 ARIA Awards have just announced their nominees, celebrating the best in Australian music of the last 12 months. Like last year, this year’s event will stream live on YouTube around the world. Amy Shark and Genesis Owusu (pictured) have topped the nominations list with 6 a piece. Here’s the full list of how […]

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New Meat Substitutes are Winning Hearts and Mouths by Focusing on Taste and Texture

October 14, 2021

More people than ever are convinced things need to change, but we also really like meat. We humans may be omnivores, but we really like meat. Some 86 percent of people surveyed by data-gatherer Statista say their diet includes meat. So, when you read articles about “strong trends toward veganism” or with provocative headlines such […]

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Singapore gaming conference Gaming Matters to go live online internationally tomorrow

October 13, 2021

Digital and live event producers Branded recently announced the full conference program and speaker lineup for Gaming Matters, one of Asias’ longest running gaming industry conferences. And this year, Australians, and those from aorund the world, will be able to tune in live, as the event goes into a hybrid online and in person format. […]

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The Big Streaming Services Think They’ve Got You… But Changes are Afoot

October 11, 2021

Netflix, Hulu, Amazon Prime, Disney+, Apple TV+, Discovery+, HBO Max …those are some of the big ones. But does it surprise you to hear there are a reported 200 streaming services currently available? These undoubtedly sounded like good ideas to board members at various companies, “Yeah! Let’s create our own streaming service!  We should get […]

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8 Tips on Saving Money During the Semester to Travel

September 30, 2021

Many students would travel if they had enough funds. Lack of money is indeed a restraining factor that keeps so many people from exploring the places they’ve always dreamt of visiting. However, traveling has transformed over the recent decade. It has turned into a more affordable adventure that, with careful planning, does not require lifetime […]

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Places to be Visited During Gap Year

September 29, 2021

A gap year is a chance to finally have some rest from the endless study courses. The students who have an opportunity to take a well-earned break are the lucky ones. They can restore their energy before having to grab the helm and choose a course that will lead them to a long-lasting journey at […]

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How to Prepare Healthy Meals for the Family When You Work Full-Time

August 25, 2021

Balancing a family and a full-time job is no easy task. It can often leave you feeling frazzled, exhausted, stressed and just plain frustrated. You get home after a busy day at work, everyone is starving and wants dinner, but likely the last thing you feel like doing is making a big, huge meal. This […]

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Win a Cricut Maker worth $640 so you can take your DIY project to a whole new level

August 2, 2021

Here’s one for all the at-home creatives out there. Cricut has been getting plenty of traction in Australia lately thanks to their various smart cutting machines, offering a suite of features so design lovers can cut, score, write, and add decorative effects to their DIY creative pursuits, from a range of over 300 materials. With […]

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6 unbelievable mobile app success stories

July 21, 2021

Before long, the whole world is going to be taken over by mobile. In a world where convenience is everything, it’s important that businesses keep up and make all of their content easily accessible for all. After all, only 30% of web traffic came from devices other than mobile last year, according to Digital Authority […]

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