Anatoli & El Topo Head Chef Reveals his Foodie Favourites

October 24, 2013 at 9:43 pm

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Matt Fitzgerald is Head Chef at The Eastern’s popular eateries, El Topo & Anatoli. Having completed stints at Bathers’ Pavilion and The Bentley, he joined The Eastern in 2012 bringing his own creative interpretation of a couple of his favourite cuisines. We caught up with Matt to uncover some of his favourite Sydney eateries and get the downlow on THAT cricket dish! 

Exploring the EU’s 2014 Capitals of Culture

October 23, 2013 at 8:12 pm


Riga (left) & Umea (right). Photo:,

Riga (left) & Umea (right). Photo:,

It can be difficult to work out exactly where in Europe to go for your culture fix – luckily the European Union announces the capital of culture every year to give you an easy choice of destinations. As we come into the closing months of 2013, we will look toward 2014 and the European Capitals of Culture, Riga in Latvia and Umeå in Sweden. 

7 Unmissable Art Experiences in NYC

October 9, 2013 at 6:28 pm

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New York City’s art scene is arguably the most renowned in the world. From the highly documented American pop movement in the 1950′s and 1960′s which marked the Studio 54 days and popularity of Andy Warhol, to street artist Keith Haring in the 80′s; today NYC promises a sensory overload for those who can’t help but gravitate toward the art world. Whilst there’s no denying it a subjective matter, Posse Ambassador Jodie Farrington promises that these 7 art experiences are ones you won’t forget!

A Local’s Guide to Paris’ Secret Rock Scene

October 7, 2013 at 9:06 pm




If you’ve been to Paris you probably recall striped sweaters, tiny dogs and a beautiful juxtaposition of  green and grey. But do you know Paris’ rock side? From La Mécanique Ondulatoire,  to Le Motel to La Feline; France’s capital doesn’t fail to keep its resident and visiting rock fans on their toes. We nabbed  this guide to the biggest players in Paris’ rock scene via Posse’s Parisian Ambassador, Bryan Joly:

Split Bills? Yes Please! Your Guide to Group Dining in Sydney

October 1, 2013 at 10:10 pm

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Us Sydneysiders like to think of ourselves as social butterflies, and at times it can be difficult navigating eateries that not only cater for groups, but welcome them with open arms! From Spanish tapas to Chinese share plates served on a rotating table, we bring you the greatest selection of Sydney restaurants that are perfect for group dining via Posse.