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Best Small Library in America

When I was a kid, before computers were as common as televisions, the library was the place to go for reading, research and wonder. Inside the hushed halls surrounded by knowledge, imagination, art, and the magical books that took me to other worlds, I knew that I was in a special place. 317 more words

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Ben Folds Announces 2014 Australian Orchestral Tour

Much-loved nerdy white guy and Seth Cohen-endorsed musician Ben Folds is bringing his upbeat brand of piano pop back to Australia at the end of this year. 323 more words

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The Museum of Sex Now Has a Boobie Bouncy Castle

If you heard the name ‘Funland’ in Australia, you’d think it was one of two things: an offshoot of Dreamworld where you’d be surrounded by obnoxious tourists, or an offshoot of… 335 more words

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But Wait... There's More - Circus Oz

There’s nothing quite like the big top. Entering that hallowed striped tent always feels like a form of transportation. No longer concerned with your workaday life, you’re in a place where anything’s possible — it’s a snug little haven that promises hot cinnamon donuts, escapism and wonder. 434 more words

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The Bizarre Highlights of Dark Mofo 2014 Explained

Today marks the last day of Dark Mofo and, for those of us on the mainland, this means today is the last day our social media news feeds are bombarded with Tasmanian whimsy. 781 more words

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Polyester Records Need Your Help to Relaunch In-Store Gigs

It’s only been a few months since Polyester Records closed their CBD store, but we’re already feeling the withdrawls. Where else are we supposed to go while killing time before a coffee date? 374 more words

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Sydney Antique Centre is Closing Down After 40 Years in Business

No more a safe haven of vintage knick knacks and retro wares, this week marks the last for the iconic Sydney Antique Centre. Though the much-loved red building in Surry Hills is in fact the oldest antiques store in the country — and  415 more words

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