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Aussie Red Bull Rider Goes for Gold in Russia

November 21, 2013 at 12:03 am
Alex 'Chumpy' Pullin

Alex ‘Chumpy’ Pullin

 26-year-old Alex ‘Chumpy’ Pullin is Australia’s first and only snowboarding double World Champion, the face of Australia’s 2014 Winter Olympics team and a Cleo 2013 Bachelor of the Year finalist! Securing his first title in Spain and his second in Canada, Alex is hoping to secure his next title in Russia at the upcoming 2014 Winter Olympics. Posse recently caught up with the Red Bull Athlete, to find out some of his favourites on and off the snow!

5 Places Muso Tim Commandeur, Thinks you Should Visit!

November 12, 2013 at 11:54 pm
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Tim Commandeur is an Australian musician who’s curls you probably remember from his days drumming for ARIA award-winning band, Operator Please! Tim’s all grown up, is still drumming and has expanded is repertoire into songwriting and hopefully soon, producing. He likes to mix it up, playing regular gigs with a number of different artists and bands, and aspires to add a few more slashes to his ‘drummer’ title. Most recently, Tim launched his own solo project, Alaskan Knight, and co-produced his debut EP, Cabin Fever, which you can (and should!) listen to here. We think Tim’s got pretty good taste so we asked him to share some of his more memorable destinations around the globe via Posse:


Tim’s recommendations as shared on Posse

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! 

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!

Mayor Len Brown Reveals Auckland’s Hidden Treasures

September 29, 2013 at 3:53 am

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Len Brown is the first mayor of the Auckland, which became the biggest territorial authority in Australasia when eight former councils were amalgamated in 2010, and is home to a third of all New Zealanders. He is  committed to improving Auckland’s transport system; quality compact urban design; innovative, high-value economic development; and building an inclusive culture in a city of 1.5 million and 180 ethnicities. Raised and educated in Auckland, he has a vision for the city to be rated the world’s most liveable and under his Under his leadership, Auckland’s standing on global liveability indices has improved, moving into the top 10 lists in all three international quality of life surveys. Passionate about Auckland and its people, Mayor Brown shares his guide to the city via Posse:

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Mayor Len Brown’s www.posse.com street

Mayor Darcy Byrne’s Guide to Leichhardt’s Best

September 17, 2013 at 10:01 pm


Councillor Darcy Byrne is well known as an articulate and passionate advocate for change and renewal in his local area. Growing up in Balmain, he has been a life-long resident of Leichhardt Municipality which includes the suburbs of Leichhardt, Balmain, Rozelle, Lilyfield, Annandale and Birchgrove. In 2008 he was elected to Leichhardt Council as a Councillor and today continues to fight for a more fun, affordable and fairer Sydney. When he’s not managing the Glebe Youth Service or pushing for positive change, he can be found at the following six great locations within the Leichhardt Municipality, as shared via Posse:

A Vegan’s Guide to Austin, Texas

September 16, 2013 at 6:26 am


Austin Texas. Photo: collaboratecom.org

Austin Texas. Photo: collaboratecom.org

When most people think of Austin Texas they see cowboy hats and juicy burgers sold by the pound. Not Marie Dadap! Marie is a a vegan, a blogger and a recent resident of Austin, Texas. After moving to Austin with her husband, she started Red Hot Vegans to record her experiences as a vegan and share her love for her new found hometown. In the blog, she expresses her love for Austin while staying up to date with all things Vegan. She’s shared some of her favorite places with Posse:

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