So Hot This Week

Eleanor takes us for a spin around Sydney to find out what’s hot this week! 1-7 July!


WHAT: Digital Workshop for kids of all ages

WHERE: Powerhouse Museum

WHEN: The July

COST: $20

Team up to become masters of Minecraft, develop games, step into the world of computer science, make movie magic, explore virtual reality or create your own props.

Let your future NASA engineers explore the exciting world of coding and programming as they create their own games, bring LEGO to life, learn the tricks of animation, become space detectives.


WHAT: Scavenger Hunt in the Rocks

WHERE: The Rocks

WHEN: until 10 July, 10-3pm

COST: $25 per team

Urban Hunt has all the bells and whistles that an exciting scavenger hunt comes with. To make it even more unique, they send you clues through Facebook Messenger! Nifty eh?

Gather up a team of 2 to 4 people and take on the timer in The Rocks. Once you reach the start location, cryptic clues will be your guide as you make your way around this beautiful part of the city.

Take on the rest of the city in the global leaderboard, or sign up a few teams and create your own race! Don’t fancy racing? Feel free to ignore the time and enjoy your surroundings. There is plenty to see and do.

Hunts can begin any day of the week and must start between 10am and 3pm.


WHAT: Local Milan –

WHERE: Darlinghurst

WHEN: Tues – Sat 11-4pm


During this year’s Milan Design Week LOCAL DESIGN, under the guidance of designer, stylist, creative director and curator Emma Elizabeth, transformed the historic Oratorio della Passione at Piazza Sant’Ambrogio within the 5 Vie district scenography into a strong stylish statement for a range of eleven Australian designers to exhibit the Australian aesthetic.

On returning to Australia LOCAL DESIGN is showcasing LOCAL MILAN within the Australian Design Centre, featuring a mixture of memories and Milano moments, accompanied by sounds by Australian artist Tash Sultana and with the scents of Aesop.

Emma said of her project in an interview with The Design Files: “It’s a passion project. I felt Australian design needed to stand tall and proud beside the best in the world.”

Designers who are exhibiting works: Emma Elizabeth, Tom Fereday, Adam Goodrum, Charles Wilson, Tom Skeehan, Ross Gardam, Kate Banazi x Ryan McGoldrick, ACV Studio, Jon Goulder, Dowel Jones and Christopher Boots.

Saturday 1st of July, 2017

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