archives: May 2012

Reconciliation Week 2012

National Reconciliation Week events and activities at Bondi Beach Sydney NSw

I have a long family history and deep connection with our First People. Reconciliation Week provides a chance to focus on that bond, widen my learning, deepen my understanding and turn my thoughts to practical measures for a better future via reconciliation. Indigenous Australians were still present in Bondi Beach in the late 1800s and [...]

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Bondi Winter Wonders

Bondi Ice Magic ice-skating at Winter Magic Festival at Bondi Beach Sydney NSW by Andy Solo

I love a great off season. I love cheap flights, tv re-runs and cover-all clothing. I love Autumn and Spring (hello boots, jeans & Ts) but winter in Bondi Beach is where things really get going. Bondi Winter Magic runs from 1 June to the end of August and draws the crowds with a mix [...]

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Bondi Jobs

Bondi Jobs, employment at bondi, bondi beach, sydney, nsw, australia, andy solo

The latest list of job vacancies and opportunities in Bondi Beach: – Koosh Hair has a chair for lease – Organic Republic Bakery is looking for a dishwasher – The Rum Diaries is after a bar tender with cocktail experience – Salvatore Italian is after a Shop Assistant and Driver – Blockbuster has a Junior [...]

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Shop Talk 29 May

Tuchuzy Shop at bondi beach, sydney, nsw, australia, andy solo

Shop Talk 29 May 2012 The latest changes to business and shopping around Bondi Beach… – So long to Patrick at Sparrow Café with new owners taking over - Miss Chu seems to be opening a Winter Crepery & Spud Bar next door - Ravesi’s bottom bar is closed for renos – opening in July – Enishi has furnishings [...]

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Bondi Specials

Bondi Sales, specials and deals at bondi beach, sydney, nsw, australia, andy solo

Bondi Allegro, Pilates Mat & Booty Barre 10 x pass card buy $59, value $285 In-clinic teeth whitening treatments $59 – 76% off regular price Judena Taylor Hair Salon – 20% off your first visit plus a $20 voucher Winter Warmers at Bondi Trattoria, Mon-Wed – $26 w a glass of Italian wine Ravesi’s Lunch [...]

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Bondi Offbeat

Bondi Hacienda, Mexican restaurant at bondi beach, sydney, nsw, australia, andy solo

Bondi Offbeat: The Small, Quaint & Quirky… I’m a big fan of small things. And I like ‘em a wee bit wacky. I drive a little Fiat 500 with a chequered roof. And I’d rather hang out with the Olsen twins than Kim Kardashian. You know what I’m saying? Bondi can be brash and flashy. [...]

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Shop Talk 22 May 2012

The Hill Eatery new Bondi Beach cafe restaurant at North Bondi Beach Sydney

Shop Talk 22 May 2012 The latest round of changes to business and shopping around Bondi Beach… – Gourmet Slice on Gould St soon to open, offering super sized slices of gourmet pizza. – The Hill Eatery is the new addition to the Porch & Parlour family, opens early June. – Bowie Hair is closed. Try [...]

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Bondi Graffiti Seawall

Bondi Graffiti Seawall, atbondi, bondi beach, sydney, nsw, australia, andy solo

There’s always a lot of action in Bondi Beach. Tonight in Bondi kicks off this Thursday (see you all at The Bucket List for freebies at 6pm). There’s the usual gaggle of great exhibitions & events, celebrity visits, eateries & regular gigs. And we’ve had a lot of aerosol action on the great Graffiti Seawall recently. This seaside [...]

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Bondi Photography

Bondi Salt & Smoke, photographic exhibition at Bondi Pavilion, Sydney, nsw, australia, andy solo

You may think Bondi photography comprises bus loads of snap happy tourists. And Uge. But there is more to it than that and this week we’re celebrating the medium in full force: The Head On Photo Festival, founded by bondi-based Moshe Rosenzveig, has provided a treat of local photographic exposure (so to speak) with the [...]

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Interview: Tonight in Bondi

Robert Kawalksy & Oliver Rozynski, Tonight in Bondi, Bondi Beach, Sydney, NSW, Tonight APP

Keep your eye on these guys: Oliver Rozynski (L) & Robert Kawalsky (R). The Bondi locals are the founders of hot new after dark social networking iPhone App Tonight, already Apple Australia’s #1 staff fave. And they haven’t even officially launched yet. Tonight in Bondi is the 3-day food, drink, music & party extravaganza kicking things off next [...]

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Bondi Boutique Fashion

Bondi Fashion, tuchuzy boutique, Gould St at bondi, bondi beach, sydney, nsw, australia, andy solo

I have to be straight up here. I once thought purple leg warmers over stonewash denim was ok. Thank the god of glam I now have a local team of serious fashionistas to guide me in the right direction. I’m not sure when Gould St officially became one of the top boutique backstreets of style-savvy [...]

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Win Popojo Jewellery

Popojo Jewellery Giveaway

Popojo Jewellery Giveaway for Mother’s Day Be in the draw to win $80 worth of wonderful jewellery from Popojo. Popojo is an Australian owned business that designs, assembles and sources collections of sterling silver, semi-precious stone and crystal jewellery. Popojo jewellery is inspired by life, people and relationships and appreciates wearing and giving jewellery with [...]

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Shop Talk 1 May 2012

Bondi Brooke Daniels fashion boutique at bondi beach, sydney, nsw, australia, andy solo

Shop Talk 1 May 2012 The latest changes in Bondi from old school burgers to Scandanavian design.. – Nordic Fusion next to Miss Chu is a new designer shop surprise. Looks FAB! – Zayira is a new mini fashion find filling the corner spot on Curlewis & Glenayr. – Oh Baby Baby is gone on [...]

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