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Bicycle Revolution | West End, Brisbane

Bicycle Revolution | West End, Brisbane

Brisbane is infamous for its hilly terrain. In fact, many of its suburbs are perched on slopes so brutally steep, a short uphill walk will build enough lactic acid in your glutes to burn right through your shorts. With a reputation like that, a lot of people stay away from biking around town, but really, there’s no reason to be afraid.

McIlwraith Croquet Club | Auchenflower, Brisbane

McIlwraith Croquet Club | Auchenflower, Brisbane

Forget Wii. Grab your parasol and step through the historic white gates of McIlwraith Croquet Club. Once considered a game for ‘oldies’, croquet is making a comeback in much the same way as lawn bowls. And why wouldn’t it? Nothing beats an afternoon on the grassy expanse, either playing with friends or sitting under a flower-garlanded shelter watching your wiley challengers.

Sydney Harbour Kayaks | Mosman, Sydney

Sydney Harbour Kayaks | Mosman, Sydney

Pick up a paddle Sydney’s nightlife can take a toll on your body and after a few bad hangovers, you might be ready to experience another side of the city. Apart from being great exercise, kayaking around Sydney Harbour is one of the best ways to experience the isolated bushland and pristine coves that are [...]

Southgate Cinema | Southbank, Melbourne

Southgate Cinema | Southbank, Melbourne

It’s been many, many years since silent movies were in vogue, but now there’s a place where they can be experienced in a whole new way – a distinctly modern, in-flight-movie kind of way. Rustling chip packets, coughing fits and poor mobile-phone etiquette be gone! Oh, yes.

Pugwood | Elsternwick Park, Melbourne

Pugwood | Elsternwick Park, Melbourne

Bred to adorn the lap of an ancient Chinese sovereign, pugs are at their cutest en masse in a public park. A posse of pugs frolicking joyously is pure, heart-melting cuteness: those chocolate-drop eyes, sweet squashy faces and curly-wurly tails just make you all gooey on the inside.