Sydney celebrities, media and VIP guests breathed a sigh of relief that last night’s predicted thunderstorms decided to hold off for Cleo’s annual Swimsuit Party. Held at The Island, a luxurious floating venue just off Sydney Harbour, the Hawaiian-themed soiree had guests nibbling on exotic-inspired canapés, drinking cocktails and watching a Billabong bikini runway. Model Nathan Jolliffe, who was previously spotted on a date with Australia’s Next Top Model winner Montana Cox, apparently got cosy with Channel [V] presenter Carissa Walford, and her co-presenter Danny Clayton mingled with the model crowd. Kendal Schuler, who has been linked to Leonardo DiCaprio, partied with her similarly-dressed friends, while others who enjoyed the balmy night include Kylie Speer, Jason Stevens and Cleo editor Gemma Crisp. The annual Swimsuit Issue of the magazine features a bikini-clad Miranda Kerr on the cover.
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