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Leichhardt locals campaign to ‘kickstart’ BYO Coffee Cup after COVID cup confusion

By EVA BAXTER Locals are campaigning to challenge the people of Leichhardt to use reusable coffee cups for ten days from the 1st to the 10th of December. Darina Wallace, a Leichhardt local involved with the campaign told the people of Leichhardt to dust off their keep cups, take an extra ten minutes to sit […]

Peter Alexander x Moccona

What could possibly be better than waking up in the morning with Peter Alexander pyjamas and a nice hot mug of classic Moccona coffee? Waking up to the new limited-edition Peter Alexander x Moccona coffee jars, of course! The King of Pyjamas has united with Moccona coffee to design four personalised coffee jars which will […]


When the Piccolo Bar Cafe –  the oldest coffee bar in Kings Cross –  closed its doors after 65 years, it was mourned deeply by the community. The iconic coffee bar saw legends such as Geoffrey Rush, Judy Davis, Jeff Buckley, Dorothy Hewitt and Peter Allen walk through its doors and sit in its booths. […]


There's a lot of debate and rightly so, among coffee aficionados about the best coffee in Sydney – often it's a matter of personal preference. However, from this informal and anecdotal research, there seems to be consensus that Gumption is pretty damn excellent. It's a tiny, busy coffee shop with barely spaces to sit – […]

The Grind & Co

Restaurant in an abandoned train? Rave in a semi trailer? How about a café in a shipping container? Sure, why not… add it to the list of weird shit I never thought I’d see.

Food News – My Farmers Market Table

Farmers’ markets are basically some of my favourite things. When weekend availability permits, I’ll click up the kilometres in order to check out locally grown or produced food offerings from areas including the Canberra district, the Southern Highlands and up north as far as Newcastle and Blackhead.

Food News – Aroma Festival

Coffee aficionados swarm The Rocks for the annual Aroma Festival Day, coming up fast on Sunday 26 July this year. In the lead up to the big day of celebrating roasts and brews, you can also check out a range of coffee-centred activities and workshops.

Charlotte Cafe

Balmain, and its surrounding suburbs of Birchgrove and Rozelle, have become awash with visitors from all corners of the city, keen to tuck in to the cosmopolitan selection of trendy cafés and restaurants.


The end of one-way communication between you and your barista is nigh! After ruling out their native Hong Kong for high rents and fledgling coffee culture, this triumvirate of owners - Roy Yu, Kit Tran and Bruce Koo – selected Sydney for their first customer-focused coffee concept.

Opera Bar Cafe

You can’t get more ‘Sydney’ than breakfast by the harbour, yet choices for Sydneysiders and tourists alike are lacking down on the lower concourse.