What’s On in Sydney and NSW: March 2018

Sydney Chinese New Year Festival, until 4/3 Amex Openair Cinema, Bondi Beach, until 4/3 Twilight at Taronga, until 17/3 Carmen, until 23/3 Music in the Park, Peace Park, Sutherland, Every Friday evening until 23/3 Alliance Française French Film Festival, until 27/3...

What’s On in Sydney and NSW: February 2018

Beautiful: The Carole King Musical, until 4/2 The Wizard Of Oz Musical, until 4/2 Sydney Hills Outdoor Cinema, until 11/2 St George Open Air Cinema, until 17/2 Lost Luau Tiki Pop-up Bar, until 28/2 Amex Openair Cinema, Bondi Beach, until 4/3 Moonlight Cinema, until...
Top 10 Open Air Cinema in Sydney 2018

Top 10 Open Air Cinema in Sydney 2018

Here are our Top 10 Open Air Cinema in Sydney this summer (in chronological order): Skyline Drive-in Blacktown (all year round) is Sydney’s only drive-in cinema. It’s technically an open-air cinema, but has the benefit of keeping you dry if it rains....

What’s On in Sydney and NSW: January 2018

Muriel’s Wedding The Musical, until 27/1 Hunter Valley Christmas Lights Spectacular, until 27/1 Wind in the Willows, until 28/1 Waterworld Central at EQ, until 28/1 Beautiful: The Carole King Musical, until 4/2 The Wizard Of Oz Musical, until 4/2 Lost Luau Tiki Pop-up...

What’s On in Sydney and NSW: December 2017

Jack Johnson, until 2/12 Sculpture In The Vineyards, Wollombi, until 3/12 Titanic The Exhibition, until 15/12 Amex Openair Cinema at Sydney Uni, until 20/12 Beautiful: The Carole King Musical, until 23/12 The Rocks Christmas Village, until 25/12 Muriel’s Wedding The...

What’s On in Sydney and NSW: November 2017

Bernard Fanning, Sydney until 2/11, Newcastle 1/11, Bathurst 3/11, Byron Bay 4/11 Madama Butterfly, until 4/11 Grafton Jacaranda Festival, until 5/11 Sculpture By The Sea, until 5/11 The Star Spectacular, until 12/11 BBC First British Film Festival, until 15/11 Rugby...
Top 10 Tips to an Organised Xmas

Top 10 Tips to an Organised Xmas

Everyone I know is busy. Even my friend’s 3-year old is busy! But this time of year is surely the busiest. If you feel like the wheels are about the fall off, all you want for Christmas is an extra hour a day and you have a nagging feeling that you have forgotten...
Top 10 Guide to Leichhardt

Top 10 Guide to Leichhardt

I moved to Leichhardt almost 2 years ago and have decided it was time I wrote my Top 10 Guide to this vibrant, wonderful suburb. In alphabetical order… 1. Cafe Bones Hawthorne Canal Reserve Their website claims they are the ‘World’s first...

What’s on in Sydney and NSW: October 2017

Sydney Fringe Comedy Festival, until 1/10 Opera Festival at Hydro Majestic, until 1/10 Crazy Horse Paris: Forever Crazy, until 1/10 – contact us for up to $57 off tickets Dashville Skyline Festival, Hunter Valley, until 1/10 – contact us for 10% off Mudgee Wine...
Top 10 Tips for Airbnb Hosting

Top 10 Tips for Airbnb Hosting

Sydney Concierge has been providing Airbnb Concierge services for the last 18 months. During that time, I have repeatedly been asked by first-time Airbnb hosts for tips regarding their listing. Please find my top 10 tips below: The photos are so important. Include...

What’s on in Sydney and NSW: September 2017

– The Dining Table, A Pop-Up Restaurant, until 10/9 Haunted History Night Tour of Cockatoo Island, every Friday night until 15/9 High Tea On Board The Iconic Luna Park Ferris Wheel, until 16/9 Titanic The Exhibition, until 15/12 – contact us for 35% of tickets...
Top 10 Gifts for Father’s Day 2017

Top 10 Gifts for Father’s Day 2017

It’s just over a week until Father’s Day. How will you spoil the most important man in your life? Here are our top 10 suggestions: Gelato Messina have released their annual Father’s Day cake. And this year, it is a fully edible VHS. It is a chocolate...
Sydney New Year’s Eve 2017/18

Sydney New Year’s Eve 2017/18

Sydney is renowned throughout the world for being The Place To Be on 31st December each year. About 1 billion people are expected to tune in worldwide to watch what could be Sydney’s biggest show since the 2000 Olympics. Below are our recommendations (in alphabetical...
Top 10 Things to do on Cockatoo Island

Top 10 Things to do on Cockatoo Island

If you follow our Facebook or Instagram pages, you will know that Sydney Concierge provided the concierge last week for the launch of the Mercedes Benz Marco Polo campervan on Cockatoo Island. You can check out a few photos from the event here. It was a very exciting,...
What’s on in Sydney and NSW: August 2017

What’s on in Sydney and NSW: August 2017

Scandinavian Film Festival, until 2/8 American Beer Festival, Port Stephens, until 3/8 Gluten Free Expo, 5-6/8 Kinky Boots Musical, until 13/8 – Contact us for up to 37% off tickets until 13/8 Australian Surf Festival, Tweed Heads, until 14/8 Haunted History...
Top 10 Bottomless Brunches in Sydney

Top 10 Bottomless Brunches in Sydney

Restaurants and bars in London, Singapore and New York have been hosting Bottomless Brunches (aka free-flowing alcohol whilst you eat) for quite awhile now and now it’s Sydney’s turn. Some of Sydney’s best venues are getting in on the act, with...
Top 10 Tips to be an Organised Mum

Top 10 Tips to be an Organised Mum

Do you find yourself stressing about everything? Do you wish you could clone yourself or that you could still function on zero hours sleep? Do you struggle to juggle your career, look after your children, manage your house, have a relationship with your partner, and...
What’s on in Sydney and NSW: July 2017

What’s on in Sydney and NSW: July 2017

Louis Vuitton Pop-Up Shop, until 13/7 Ice Skating at Cathedral Square, until 16/7 Parramatta Winterlight, until 16/7 Snow Time In The Garden, Hunter Valley, until 16/7 The National Biennial of New Australian Art, until 16/7 Sand in the City, until 23/7 Bondi Winter...
What’s on in Sydney and NSW: June 2017

What’s on in Sydney and NSW: June 2017

Yoga at Taronga Zoo, every Sunday 10-11am National Reconciliation Week, until 3/6 Vivid Sydney, until 17/6 World Press Photo 17, until 25/6 A Taste of Wollombi, until 25/6 Duck In Duck Out pop-up restaurant by Manu Fiedel, until 30/6 Hunter Valley Wine And Food...
Top 10 Vivid 2017

Top 10 Vivid 2017

Unless you have been living under a rock, you will know that Vivid Sydney starts tomorrow (Friday 26th May) and runs until Saturday 17th June. But do you know where to start, or are you feeling overwhelmed as Vivid becomes bigger and better every year. It extended...
Mother’s Day Gifts 2017

Mother’s Day Gifts 2017

Not sure what you buy your mum this year? We have all budgets and tastes covered, in our guide below… On a budget? Why not spend $60 (or more) on Clinique at David Jones and you will receive a complimentary 8-piece Clinique gift set. Present for you and your mum...
Top 10 Things to do in Cape Town

Top 10 Things to do in Cape Town

I will preface this blog post by saying that until a few weeks ago, I thought Sydney was the most beautiful city in the world. Sydney certainly has its harbour in the bag, but in terms of the landscape, sorry Sydney, but Cape Town wins hands down. And coming from me,...
What’s On in Sydney and NSW: May 2017

What’s On in Sydney and NSW: May 2017

Yoga at Taronga Zoo, every Sunday 10-11am Taste Tamworth Festival, until 7/5 Sydney Comedy Festival, until 21/5 Duck In Duck Out pop-up restaurant by Manu Fiedel, until 30/6 The National Biennial of New Australian Art, until 16/7 Sand in the City, until 23/7 The...
My Sydney Story

My Sydney Story

(As mentioned in an earlier blog post, I would rather live in London than Melbourne…or any other city in Australia for that matter. When I moved from the UK in 2006, I chose to live in Sydney, which just happens to be in Australia. Don’t get me wrong, I love Australia...
What’s on in Sydney and NSW: April 2017

What’s on in Sydney and NSW: April 2017

Sydney International Rowing Regatta, until 2/4 Orange F.O.O.D Week, until 9/4 Sweet Addiction, until 17/4 Handa: Opera On Sydney Harbour, until 23/4 The National Biennial of New Australian Art, until 16/7 Sand in the City, until 23/7 The Archibald Prize Regional...
Australian Slang Dictionary

Australian Slang Dictionary

If you thought Australians and British people spoke the same language, you might change your mind once you have read this blog post. I have lived in Australia for 11 years now and am still learning new phrases all the time. The below alphabetical list includes...
Family Friendly Activities in Sydney

Family Friendly Activities in Sydney

We have it covered, from free suggestions to paid, from toddlers to teens, from indoors for wet play dates to outdoors for sunny days. Indoors Hey Dee Ho, South Hurstville, music classes Chipmunks, Bankstown, Prospect, Villawood and Macquarie Park, play centre The...