The Melbourne International Comedy Festival has arrived, like a dear old friend, right on time.Read More
We've made no secret of it, it's our favourite time of year. The balmy autumn evenings, the buskers our in force, the jaunty lights of the town hall and people rushing all about the CBD with grins from ear to ear. Check out all our selections from the program and may you have many laughs this festival season!Read More
We’ve loved exploring all that Melbourne and the world have had to offer this year and we’ve loved having our readers along for the ride! Here are our greatest hits for 2017:
3. The Argyle Op Shop, Hamilton
4. Piccolo Coffee Roasters, Warrnambool
Was there another post of ours that stood out for you? We’d love to hear it, let us know in the comments!Read More
How does walking into total darkness sound? Being in a space where you can’t really tell the difference between having your eyes open or closed? Having to rely on your guide’s voice, and your other senses, to make your way?Read More
No matter my taste now, no doughnut smells better than one freshly cooked and rolled in cinnamon sugar! If cinnamon doughnuts represent the simplicity of childhood; then my high school years smell like sugar dough, are splashed with raspberry, and have all the gooey messiness of a jam doughnut.Read More
July 14: La Fête Nationale française; the perfect excuse for a day of immersion in French food. To commemorate Bastille Day this year the Hotel Sofitel charged their Executive Pastry Chef, David Hann, with producing Éclairs with Flair!
We began our day in Sofi's Lounge with Chef Hann's pastry magic, feeling like 24 carat gold after indulging in some divine food art. All the eclairs were delicious and we had one or two stand out favourites, namely the lemon meringue and nutella fillings, the most beautifully decorated however was the violet.
We'll certainly be on the lookout for another fine dining dessert event from Chef Hann and the Sofitel!Read More
We were invited along last month to see Melbourne improv comedy extraordinaires The Big HOO-HAA! in action at eclectic haven The Butterfly Club. In this review Jackson Millwood takes us through his experience. The Big HOO-HAA! are in residence at the Butterfly until Dec but given how fast this year is going add it to the top of your list of date ideas immediately.Read More