archives: December 2012

Merry Bondi Xmas!

Christmas street art graffiti at Bondi Beach Sydney NSW pic by Andy Solo

Merry Christmas to you all!! Yes, all of you. Whether you’re Christian, Jewish, Islamic, Hindu, Pagan, Jedi Knight or any other of the 4,000-odd religions around the world. Because it doesn’t really matter. And I’ve been reminded of that in Japan where apparently 70–80% of the people tell pollsters they don’t consider themselves believers in [...]

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WAYS Xmas Appeal

WAYS Xmas Appeal 2012

Over the year, lucky locals have won nearly $10,000 via so this week let’s give a little back!! WAYS Youth Services at Bondi are holding their Christmas Appeal via a crowdfunding campaign to continue their fabulous work supporting our local tweenies and teenagers. PLEASE please please help me give them a Christmas surprise by [...]

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Bondi Silly Season

blog about the silly season during christmas and NYE at Bondi Beach Sydney

Well I’m still in chilly (awesome) Japan but I hear things are heating up in Bondi. I assume you’ve all been to at least 7 Chrissy parties by now. A bunch of BBQs, endless drinks, shopping heaps and playing hard. ‘Tis the season after all. Well you know it’s going to get even better. And [...]

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Win NYE party tix!

Bondi New Years Eve at Dudley Page Reserve Dover Heights Sydney Dec 2012

    Win your pick of $1000 worth of NYE party tix! Whether you’re into full-tilt parties, 3-course banquets or family-friendly fireworks, we’re super-thrilled to offer free tickets to the top of the Bondi NYE and NYD gigs. Thanks to the generous NYE event organisers including: – Cream Tangerine’s NYE and NYD parties (a double pass for [...]

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Bondi Skate

Bondi Skate Park at Dusk with a lone skateboarder in Sydney NSW

I’m not going to pretend I know a lot about skateboarding. I know its cool. I know its crazy (aka wheels + concrete). I know you can hurt yourself (boy do I know). I know many of the tricks defy biomechanical logic. It can stop your heart, churn your stomach and leave you holding your [...]

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Win a Skate Book!

One-x-One-x-One skate book by the Three Sixty project

Win a skate book and help the world, one skateboard at a time… The Three Sixty Project supports established programs all over the world making a difference in the lives of underprivileged and at-risk youth through the sport of skateboarding. Does it get any cooler than that? Well, yes! On 12 December they’re having their [...]

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Bondi Summer Lovin’

Bondi Summer Scene people in the water at Bondi Beach Sydney NSW

Wooohoooooo! Summer is here!! And what better way to celebrate than to leave. To a cold country in winter. And the snow. Yes summer-loving bumpkins, tomorrow morning I’ll be jetting off to Japan. Don’t feel bad for me though. For a start, that’s one more space on the beach for you to lay your towel. [...]

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Win a PAQUA Pack!

Bondi Rescue Hoppo wearing Paqua pack at Bondi Beach

Win a 100% waterproof PAQUA smartphone cover! Now we have Free WiFi on Bondi Beach (read below), it time to get serious about protecting your tech. PAQUA is an awesome local company with quality products designed to keep your valuables safe and dry, in and out of the water. With built-in arm/leg straps, the ability to [...]

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