Secret Suburb: Things to see and do in Moorebank

Sunday, September 20, 2015

Situated along the Georges River, across from Liverpool, Moorebank began as a gentle repose with vineyards, orchards an picnics along the river banks. While it’s mainly a residential area now…

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Secret Suburb: Things to do and see in the Macarthur Region

Sunday, February 22, 2015
You can have a 50s inspired photography session at Bexterity. Picture: Bexterity

In the amount of time it takes to run a load of laundry, you could be lacing up your trainers about to head out for a leisurely bush…

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Secret Suburb: Things to do and see in Coogee

Sunday, December 7, 2014

Must be something special in the salt air as Coogee has some unbelievable stories. This seaside town is just far enough from the city that it can stand on its…

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Secret Suburb: Things to do and see in Rockdale

Sunday, November 23, 2014
The is duck feeding in Rockdale

My first day walking around I found a laneway that stretched about three blocks. It featured a couple dozen large scale art installations that were from different schools, organisations and…

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Secret Suburbs: Things to do and see in Balmain

Sunday, November 16, 2014
Balmain

One of my favourite ways to explore a suburb is to put on my running shoes, throw on a backpack and literally jog up and down each street….

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Secret Suburb: Things to do and see in Manly

Sunday, November 9, 2014
Manly, Sydney

I admit it. Every time I’ve gone to Manly, it’s usually been with visiting friends or family and yes, we always tend to go straight from the ferry,…

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Secret Suburb: Things to do and see in Walsh Bay

Sunday, November 2, 2014
Walsh Bay, Sydney. Picture: Jenifer Jagielski

I’ve run past this precinct almost every day, so I figured there wouldn’t be any surprises. How wrong I was. Of all the things that I’ve mentioned, only one of…

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Secret Suburb: Things to do and see in Campbelltown

Sunday, October 26, 2014

Spooky tales s may have some ducking under the covers, but for the residents of Campbelltown there’s one spirit that has the town poised for celebrations.  The annual Fisher’s Ghost Festival, appropriately held around…

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Secret Suburb: Things to do and see in St Leonards

Sunday, July 20, 2014
Join Daniel on a Sydney Ghost Tour

The hardest part of writing these pieces – besides each story – is trying to decide which ones to include, exclude or keep reserved for bar room banter….

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Secret Suburb: Things to do and see in Woolwich

Sunday, July 13, 2014
The stunning view of Sydney Harbour from Clarkes Point Reserve in Woolwich

Unless you have a vested interest in maritime activities, or a thirst for nautical history, you’ve probably never really considered venturing over to Woolwich. That’d be a real pity…

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