The Hobby Society Blog

How to find a hobby?

In the crazy world of life, we struggle to make time for ourselves beyond the daily grind. But, just imagine if you did manage to swing a few hours for yourself… what would you do? I don’t have a hobby Previously, we stuck our necks on the line to define what a hobby...

What is a hobby?

Yes, it may sound crazy but we recently had a discussion at Hobby Society HQ that posed the question, “what is a hobby?” Now as Sydney’s one-stop-shop for hobbies, you may think we should represent the definitive answer on the topic therefore challenge accepted. As we...

Our Journey — December 2017

As a start-up, we have many ups and downs to navigate and we thought it would be good to document our journey as we look to grow Hobby Society as the one-stop-shop for hobbies in Sydney. Here’s what we’ve been up to over the last month and as usual it was a busy one...

What’s on in Sydney? The January Hobby Space

Happy New Year! There is no better month than January to be in Sydney. Here’s whats on in the January Hobby Space. Sydney Festival Running from Saturday 6th January to Sunday 28th January, the Sydney Festival has something for everyone from art installations to...

5 ways to give the gift of experience

There are many great reasons why you should give the gift of experience this Christmas, but just how can you do it? We’ve put together 5 ways to give the gift of experience to a loved one this festive period. Tickets to a gig or sporting event Is your friend or family...

Why give the gift of experience this Christmas?

The festive season is upon us once again, which means it’s time for the Christmas shopping rush to truly commence. Whether you hit the high street or prefer to shop online from the comfort of your own home, Christmas shopping can be challenging particularly for those...

Hedy Lamarr — The Hollywood Inventor

We are often defined by our looks, careers, background or any other aspect you can think of. When we succumb to these stereotypes we miss out not only pursuing our true interests but also our passions. This could lead to missing out on opportunities for ourselves and...

Hobbies: The new antidepressants?

We at Hobby Society are obviously quite partial to hobbies but scientists are now finding what we all knew in our hearts: that hobbies provide many mental health benefits. Furthermore scientists suggest that hobbies may prove a cheap and effective way to address...

It’s a berry good time to make jam

Many of you in Sydney will have seen the outrageously low prices of berries at the moment- its such an exciting time of the year. So, of course I had no other option on the weekend but to have a JAM in my kitchen (pun totally intended) and pump out some delicious...