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THE NAKED CITY: SYDNEY CITY LIMITS

It was a relatively low key announcement last week by the NSW Government, one that sparked both curiosity and a degree of apprehension. In what on the surface appears an act of shameless cultural appropriation Sydney has signed up to hold a version of the renowned South By Southwest Festival, held annually in Austin Texas. […]

THE NAKED CITY – SYDNEY, THE WORLD IS WATCHING?

Most people would agree that Sydney is one of the worst planned cities in Australia, if not the world. A legacy that began when the early settlers ran cattle tracks in all directions, which has left us with a jumble of narrow streets, increasing traffic congestion and a series of band aid measures designed to […]

Racine Restaurant

Our understated country waitress is effortlessly beautiful. She gestures casually out one window to show where the 2014 Logan Sauvignon Blanc ($12/glass) comes from, then the other to indicate the origins of the Pressed Duck ($36) with lentils and heirloom carrots.