Your Say: Cup animal cruelty

November 10, 2014

Should the Melbourne Cup be stopped for cruelty to animals? • “Yes!!!” Bridget, Newtown • “Why should it be stopped? Right now, somewhere, a cow is having a bolt fired through its skull so you can have […]

Fashion: Spring race wear

October 27, 2014

Photographer: Ben Cregan Model: Paisley Williams Stylist: Astrid B. Madsen Hair and Makeup: FMK Hair, Haberfield Hats supplied by Wendi from Philadelphia Philpot Millinery. Studio: 1/17A The Ave, Petersham. Tel. 0411 228232 [gss ids=”6979,6980,6981,6982,6983,6984,6985,6986,6987″] […]

Roadtest: Clothes Craftspeople

October 13, 2014

With Melbourne Cup and party-season coming up I thought it might be relevant to review some of the places in the Inner West that have been helping locals achieve their grand designs when suiting up […]

Snaps – 223

November 19, 2013

Photo of Timomatic by Tim Alewood. Photos from Earth Beat by Danielle Stirgess from Memorable Moments Photography.   Email your snaps to

Rainy – Hot or Not

November 4, 2013

Lorraine Farrell (Rainy), 27, is from Ireland and works on track at Baker Racing. She is in Australia travelling and is loving her time Down Under. Rainy has worked with horses from a young age […]

Rant: Bring Back the Hat!

November 4, 2013

What will you be wearing this Melbourne Cup day? Local milliner Wendi Nutt hopes it’s not an unfascinating fascinator… Sadly there is a huge generational change in dressing for weddings, the races and Melbourne Cup. […]

Roadtest: Hayburner Hijinks

November 4, 2013

Impractical headwear, office sweeps and long luncheons – it’s all part of the fun on Melbourne Cup Day. There are plenty of options, whether you’re after a big lunch, a big screen or just want […]

Spring Racing Season – 221

October 21, 2013

  Hair: The Bellezza Team Makeup: Rosa from Bellezza Model: Karla Scerri Photographer: Elisa Pantaleoni   Sources: Meshea Lifestyle 42 Short St, Leichhardt. Phone: 9518 3281 MIA on Norton 124 Norton St, Leichhardt. Phone: 9550 […]