Once upon a time, being a man meant stepping in line. Now, it's those that break out from the crowd to find there own path that we admire most. Here are some of the agenda-setters working in Australia today – from barbers shaping the style of the guys in their states, to the game changers disrupting the way we do everything from dessert to social networking.
Five adventurous Australian guys
Wherever you are around the world, you’re likely to run into a bunch of Aussies having a good time. We spoke to five men, leaders in their respective fields, who’ve managed to bring together their passions and their thirst to travel, in their lives and careers, about what drives themandmakes them unique.
The Game Changers
Meet the Game Changers — the Australian entrepreneurs who are making waves in their respective industries. From the world of fine dining to skate and surf publishing, these men have carved out fascinating careers for themselves. They’re doing things on their own terms, in their own way, in their own time.
The Magic Makers
Those men seeking inspiration and information need look no further than the following local publications, made by Australian creators with the most exacting standards and expectations in the realms of fashion, music, culture and events. From style blogs to glossy print publications, we round up the best that Australian men’s publishing has to offer.
The state of your hair
Across Australia, men are experimenting with their hair more than ever before. We spoke to some of Australia’s best and most experienced barbers about the hairstyles that are most popular or at least most reflective of what’s happening hair-wise in their towns, and asked for some tips on how to achieve the look.
Five in Five
Everyone has a different morning routine. Some jog to wake up and some throw down a litre of coffee; some spend a minute on their hair and others a lifetime. We spoke to five men of style about how they get ready in the AM, from fashion designer Felix Chan to former Australian idol host Osher Günsberg aka Andrew G.
Five Australian menswear stylists on exciting developments in men's style
There’s more experimentation and more options for self-expression than ever before, with designers around the world embracing all different styles. Here, Australia’s leading menswear stylists reflect on what they’re seeing both locally and abroad — and what they’d love to see more of, too.
Five exciting Australian visual artists
Australia is a hub of creativity, with artists, designers, musicians, and others producing vibrant and idiosyncratic works. Here are five of Australia’s most exciting visual artists, working across a variety of mediums and at various stages in their career
The people all men need to listen to
When it comes to what you need to know, when you need to know it — or more importantly what you want to know although you didn’t even know it — these illuminating Australian podcasts are the way to go. Come with us on a journey through Australia’s political, culinary, social and technological realms.