Lifestyle

Great lifestyle and travel features from HomeHub.

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Wheat straws are a natural bi-product of harvesting, they don’t go soggy, they're gluten-free and 100 per cent biodegradable.

4 plastic-free solutions for everyday objects

You’ve likely seen ABC’s War on Waste, heard about the plastic bag ban debacle and started bringing your own shopping bags to the supermarket. It’s...   Read More

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Last-minute gift ideas for Dad

With only four more sleeps till dad’s big day, here are a few gift ideas for Father’s Day!      These old-fashioned travel cocktail kits include key...   Read More

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Newrybar Merchants in Northern NSW is a collective of some of creative local artisans and curators of fine goods who are passionate about what they do. Pictured is Sibella Court’s vintage finds. Photos courtesy Veda Dante.

Design inspiration with Sibella Court

Sibella Court’s The Society Inc. design studio and retail space based in Sydney, Australia is a treasure-trove of bespoke curiosities and beautifully curated objects, –...   Read More

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How to grow air plants in 3 easy steps

Don’t have a green thumb? Well, don’t worry because it doesn’t get much easier than growing air plants! Air plants – botanical name –...   Read More

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Turn your kitchen into a family-friendly science lab

Whether it’s a floating experiment that explains to kids why things sink, to one that shows just how quickly fizzy drinks rot your teeth...   Read More

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'Screen time' and 'green time' do not have to be mutually exclusive.

Bring National Tree Day home

For every hour we spend on an outdoor leisure activity, Planet Ark research shows that we spend seven hours in front of a screen,...   Read More

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Sydney's Centennial Park is not only one of the country's best known and beloved parks, but one of its most historic.

Real estate hot spot wins global park award

Sydney’s Centennial Park is not only a real estate hot spot but now also boasts an internationally acclaimed public park. That’s because Centennial Parklands...   Read More

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Your plumber might be hiding a secret talent that could earn them $10,000!

Aussie plumbers’ hidden talents

Do you know a tradie – specifically a plumber – who loves to sing while they work? Or, one who constantly tells jokes, even...   Read More

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The world’s largest festival of light, music and ideas is transforming Sydney into a colourful showcase of illuminations, sensational sounds and creative thinking. Photos by Destination NSW.

Lights, Camera, Vivid!

Sydney burst into breathtakingly brilliant colour tonight as the lights switched on for the 10th anniversary of Vivid Sydney, the world’s largest festival of...   Read More

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Chef Jasmine Hemsley wearing Dolce & Gabbana's new Snap Pea dress in The Seedlip Garden at the RHS Flower Show 2018 in London. All photos copyright RHS.

Small gardens packed with big ideas

The important role that gardening and growing plants can play in addressing some of life’s biggest issues were key themes at this year’s RHS...   Read More