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Victoria's Ben Shewry of Attica and Dan Hunter of Brae

Attica and Brae among World’s 50 Best Restaurants

Victoria’s Attica and Brae are among the top 50 restaurants in the world, according to the prestigious The World’s 50 Best Restaurants awards that were hosted in Melbourne last night.

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Fed Square to live-stream ‘culinary Oscars’

The World’s 50 Best Restaurants awards will be live-streamed at Federation Square in the world’s first public countdown and screening of the prestigious event.

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Australian travellers choose Melbourne

Melbourne maintains its position as the most desirable city for Australian travellers, with just over 4.2 million people saying they’d like to visit in the next two years.

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Victoria’s award winners

Victorian tourism operators have been reeling in the awards of late with a bevvy of accolades announcing achievements in the accommodation, restaurants and destinations stakes, offering an insight into where to go next.

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17 new reasons to visit Victoria in 2017

The world’s most liveable city will welcome a host of new attractions, events and experiences in 2017.

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What’s new in Melbourne and Victoria for 2017

The world’s most liveable city will welcome a host of new attractions, events and experiences in 2017.

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Melbourne, still the world’s most liveable city

Melbourne named the world’s most liveable city for the sixth consecutive year.

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Victoria: the write place to be

As a UNESCO City of Literature, Melbourne offers many opportunities to curl up with a good book – or to spend time with someone who has written one.

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Victoria takes home Gold at the Qantas Australian Tourism Awards

Victoria took centre stage at the Qantas Australian Tourism Awards with 14 Victorian businesses pocketing the coveted awards, which celebrate and recognise excellence in tourism

Melbourne hosts the 2015 Qantas Australian Tourism Awards

Melbourne hosts Australia’s tourism industry greats at the 2015 Qantas Australian Tourism Awards (QATA) on Friday 5th February.

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Victoria’s tourism leaders awarded

The RACV Victorian Tourism Awards have shined a spotlight on Victoria’s leading tourism businesses.

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Goldfields scoops up four chef hats

Results from the annual The Age Good Food Guide awards confirm that it has been an exciting year for regional restaurants.

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Melbourne: world's most liveable city fifth year running

Melbourne: world’s most liveable city fifth year running

The annual Economist Intelligence Unit’s (EIU) Global Liveability Index has named Melbourne, Australia as the world’s most liveable city for the fifth consecutive year.

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Victoria’s top restaurants announced

Thirty-seven Victorian restaurants made it into The Australian Financial Review’s Australia’s Top Restaurants presented by Qantas and Coffee at a glamorous awards event held at Crown Melbourne on the evening on May 18th 2015.   The State shined […]

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Sovereign Hill named top destination for business events

Ballarat’s Sovereign Hill was named as the number three Business Events destination in Australia by Forbes magazine in China last week.