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A heavenly court – Saint Lucy Caffee Cucina (Brisbane)

by St Lucia, Sydney – My how my old University has changed – not surprising given that I graduated in 2001 (oh my goodness could it really be that long ago?). When a friend recently suggested we catch up for brunch at one of the café’s at the University of QLD I was a bit […]

Fshion emergency on the Northern Beaches? – Splice Boutique

by Freshwater, Sydney – The northern beaches of Sydney are famous for many things – however clothes shopping is not one of them.  Many a local suffers the indignity of a car trip OVER THE BRIDGE to the Eastern suburbs, or heads online for their fashion fix.  by

Beans on the Green (Brisbane)

Their Rouge coffee, locally sourced from the roasting house in South Brisbane, is fantastic and always served with a smile.

Palmer & Co – 1920s French Speakeasy (Sydney)

by by Dave! While Sydney’s city centre is packed with attractions, it does lack a decent going-out culture. If you do find yourself in the city though, a fantastic drinking and parting option is  Palmer & Co. by

Meet the Ushers!

Meet Melbourne Local Rosie

by We catch up with fashionista, girl-about-town and Melbourne Usher Rosie and chat about her fashion blog, why she loves her home town and the perfect way to spend one day in Melbourne. Meet Rosie: by

Meet Brenna – Sydney’s newest Usher

by The wait is over! Brenna has joined Sydney Urban Usher! “Hi my name is Brenna! A born and bred Sydney girl, after studying and working overseas I returned to call the inner west home, living in Newtown and Enmore, and now getting about in Redfern/Alexandria. I love the ever-changing and diverse nature of this area, […]

Meet Helen! Perth girl born and bred

by “Hello I am a born and bred Perth girl with a serious love for my beautiful home town. Described as just a big country town the reality is this city has so much to offer! Perth really does have the best of both worlds; pristine beaches and a bustling and dynamic city scape that […]

Meet Lauren – Perth’s newest Usher!

by “Hello I’m London born and UK bred. But Perth is my real home, and has been for 4 years and counting. I love it here. I love the big skies, the warm weather and the little pockets of awesomeness that are everywhere in WA. Perth is one of the last remaining isolated places on […]

La Dolce Vita – Meet Piero!

Falling in love with Sydney when visiting from Europe in 2002, Piero relocated to the ‘promised city’ in 2010 and has been Ushering with us since Urban Usher began! In this edition of Meet the Locals, we catch up with Piero and talk pizza, pasta and sharks!

Meet Pauline (Melbourne)

“I won’t Usher the latest openings just because they’re the latest openings. I’ll tell you about the absolute standouts I’ve discovered; places you can rely on to experience Melbourne’s unique flair just like the locals do.”