A Winter Guide To Warrnambool & Port Fairy

When you think of Victorian beach destinations, what pops into your head? Torquay? St Kilda? Lorne? Lakes Entrance? Sorrento? Phillip Island? The one that I nearly guarantee didn’t make your mental list is one that really should have; Warrnambool. And guess what; You shouldn’t reserve visiting till summer, because it is absolutely bloody gorgeous in winter with so much to do, see and eat.

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Van Gogh And The Seasons at NGV International Melbourne

Vincent Van Gogh is one of the artists. You know what I mean; One of the people who get lumped together when people think of artists. I’m talking Picasso, Monet, Dalí, Warhol, Da Vinci, Rembrandt, Van Gogh… See? He just fits. But like many of the greats on this list his life was less than ideal, and to say he was mentally tortured would be the understatement of the century(s).

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Which Countries Were In The Soviet Union?

I initially tried to keep this article as short as possible, but I quickly realised that there is no easy answer “Which Countries Were In The Soviet Union?”. Reason being is that there were so many regions that either no longer exist or have been combined and/or split into other regions that there is no simple answer. I feel that you have to understand at least the basics on which countries/regions/leaders were involved to be able to understand the answer to the question, so, dear reader, I hope my summary of what was one of humanity’s most twisted and tragic…

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Melbourne Food & Wine Festival Guide For 2017

From humble beginnings with a few events in 1993, The Melbourne Food & Wine Festival (MFWF) has flourished into Australia’s most influential and respected food & wine event, bolstering Melbourne place as the world’s most livable city. The festival has previously hosted international chefs such as Nigella Lawson (UK), Jamie Oliver (UK), René Redzepi (Denmark), Heston Blumenthal (UK), Andoni Luis Aduriz (Spain) and Thomas Keller (USA), ensuring that Victoria is right up there with the international greats, and continues to be a world leader in food trends and creativity.

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MFWF Feature: The House of Food & Wine, Your Culinary Home

The top feature of the Melbourne Food & Wine Festival this year is undoubtedly The House of Food & Wine. The doors of this home, which is tucked down a laneway in true Melbourne style, have been thrown open just for you and your closest 14,000 friends. You’re to treat it as your home away from home, and your hosts wish to ply you with the best food, booze & art that Melbourne has to offer.

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MFWF Feature: Fed In French, Melbourne’s First French Food Market

This weekend the founders of Paris to Provence: Festival Français de Melbourne are bringing us Melbournians another French french festival to obsess over; Fed In French.   What As a part of the Melbourne Food & Wine Festival, Fed In French brings us Victoria’s first ever (I know! I was surprised we hadn’t had one yet too!) French food market, which is spread over 3 glorious days and 2 stunning locations, all within Melbourne’s CBD. The open-air French food and wine market will take place along the river at Federation Square, and is a part of the Melbourne Food & Wine…

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What’s On In Melbourne This Week

Keen to head out and explore the world’s most livable city this week? Well, look no further because we’ve got you covered, from silent yoga discos to summer night markets, Korean culture to Kinky Boots.

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