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October, 2019

 

WONÁ Bridal showroom opening at New York Bridal Fashion Week

Ukrainian bridal brand WONÁ recently presented their Fall 2020 collection at their new showroom at 123 5th Ave, 3rd Floor, New York, NY 10003. The stunning collection contained dresses featuring exquisite lace, beading, feathers, sequins, and embroidery details. WONÁ believes that women are truly muses and aims to create dresses that embody their most intimate and extravagant desires. Through finding the perfect dress, women can reveal their unique beauty. WONÁ strives to exceed the expectations of brides and elegant women worldwide. Guests enjoyed viewing the collection, lounging in the elegantlyRead More


Movie Trailer – Official Secrets

It is 2003. As politicians in Britain and the US angle to invade Iraq, GCHQ translator Katharine Gun leaks a classified e-mail that urges spying on members of the UN Security Council to force through the resolution to go to war. Charged with breaking the Official Secrets Act, and facing imprisonment, Katharine and her lawyers set out to defend her actions. With her life, liberty and marriage threatened, she must stand up for what she believes in… Official Secrets stars Keira Knightley and Ralph Fiennes and is opening in AustraliaRead More


Forbes Travel Guide 2019’s World’s Best Hotel Bars

Forbes Travel Guide (“FTG”), the world-renowned and only global rating system for luxury hotels, restaurants and spas, has unveiled its Verified List for 2019’s World’s Best Hotel Bars, naming Z Bar at The Peninsula Chicago, The Club Bar at The Peninsula Beverly Hills and The Bar at The Peninsula Manila as three of only 45 bars around the world to earn the accolade. This comes on the heels of the Forbes Five-Star Awards announcement in February 2019, in which The Peninsula achieved Forbes Five-Star status across all ten of itsRead More


8th Annual Australians in Film Awards Gala and Benefit Dinner

The Australian film industry turned out in style for the 8th Annual AiF Awards Gala and Benefit Dinner at Intercontinental Century City. The annual star-studded Awards Gala and Benefit Dinner celebrates the achievements of Australian entertainment professionals and supports the foundation’s mission to usher Australian filmmakers into the international market and provide educational and career development programs. In an exciting new move, this year’s event also celebrated the official launch of the ‘Great Mate’ initiative, established by AiF and founding great mates Academy Award-winning actress Nicole Kidman and Monica Saunders-Weinberg and her husband Rich Weinberg. Together they areRead More


Single Release: Lily Papas – Wild

Australian singer-songwriter Lily Papas unveils her anthemic debut single ‘Wild’. Written by Lily, and recorded in LA, ‘Wild’ is the first single to be lifted from her debut album ‘Encore’, due in 2020.  The newest member of the Neon Records family, and backed by Universal Music Australia, Lily Papas has a transportive sound with tinges of London Grammar, and the grittiness and rasp of The Pretenders’ Chrissy Hynde.  Lily Papas prefers to trade on her passion rather than what’s in fashion, with her unique stand-alone sound undeniable. The single ‘Wild’ opens with a sense of optimism –Read More


2020 Australian Women’s Health Diary

With National Breast Cancer Awareness Month coming to an end next week, now is the time to help save lives by supporting the 2020 Australian Women’s Health Diary. The diary has become a much-loved addition to the lives of many thousands of women and last year raised $950,000. All proceeds support breast cancer trials research that is identifying new treatments and prevention strategies – research that could one day save your life or the life of someone you love. Deaths from breast cancer have fallen 30% over the past 20 yearsRead More


Rebels With A Cause Gala

Visionaries and revolutionaries in medicine, philanthropy, tech, education, art and entertainment gathered at the fourth Rebels With A Cause gala on October 24 at The Water Garden in Santa Monica. The intimate evening was held in support of the lifesaving research led by Dr. David B. Agus, MD, Founding Director and CEO of the Lawrence J. Ellison Institute for Transformative Medicine of USC (Ellison Institute). Larry Ellison, Co-Founder, Executive Chairman and Chief Technology Officer of Oracle, was the surprise honouree for the evening. Recognized for his generous support through theRead More


2019 VRC Spring Carnival

Victoria Racing Club Unveils New Birdcage The Victoria Racing Club (VRC) has announced a reimagining of Australia’s most prestigious corporate hospitality real estate – The Birdcage – unveiling an entrance reflective of the global nature of the Melbourne Cup Carnival, an injection of colour into the streets and the all-star line-up of partner marquees in Lexus, Network 10, Kennedy, Furphy, Seppelt Wines, Tabcorp, Mumm, Bumble, News Corp Australia, Schweppes and the VRC’s 1 Oliver Street members marquee. The VRC’s world-famous Birdcage has earnt its reputation as the playground of the rich and famous andRead More


Single Release: Cassidy-Rae – Throwback

Cassidy-Rae is back with ‘Throwback’, a country-pop gem bound to put a smile on your face this summer. It comes off the back of her popular single ‘More’, which debuted at #3 on the iTunes Country Singles Chart and has clocked 100,000 views on YouTube and 15,000 streams on Spotify. Recorded with Michael Carpenter at Love Hz Studios, ‘Throwback’ is an up-tempo celebration of falling in love the old-fashioned way. Cassidy-Rae sings of the good old days when dating meant dinner and dancing rather than swiping right and waiting for a text. Cassidy-Rae may be old-fashioned when itRead More


2020 Miss World Australia pageant – Victorian Preliminary

On 19 October the first Victorian event of the 2020 Miss World Australia season was hosted at The Trust Melbourne. The successful contestants are shown left to right in below group picture: Demi Djemal,Kings Park Ella Denton,Mount Waverley Jessica Soutarr,Hurstbridge Emma Snow,Hampton East Natasha Ward,Pakenham Hannah Rose Steinfeld, Melbourne Gili Turgeman, Melbourne Kat Sasso,Reservoir Shanelle Albanese, Mount Waverley Kristina Lesjak, Frankston Elita Schwab, Ferntree Gully Melissa Wan Yu Tan, Melbourne Akon Dhel, Werribee Veronika Pudikova, Melbourne Sharne McMurray, Croydon Lakshana Soopaul,Altona Meadows Vera Tan,Hughesdale            Read More