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Eat, Stay, Play: Rutherglen

Located between Yarrawonga and Wodonga, just 10 kilometres from the Murray River and the small state border town of Wahgunyah, Rutherglen combines historical charm with a burgeoning food and wine scene.

Siglo Rooftop Bar

A 24-hour date in Melbourne

How to take a date from ‘drinks and nibbles’ to ’24 hours of romance’ in one impressive swoop.

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There’s no business like snow business in Victoria

Victoria’s snow season is fast approaching and 2017 promises to be another bumper year with a range of activities, events and amenities just waiting to be experienced.

Ballarat Winter Festival

Ballarat becomes a winter wonderland

Ballarat turns into a winter wonderland this July when the Ballarat Winter Festival returns for another year.

El Atino, Latino Food, at 366 Bridge Road
Richmond.
Picture: Eugene Hyland

Melbourne entertains Latin America style

As Melbourne gears up for the blockbuster South American Derby between Brazil and Argentina, it’s not only Neymar vs Messi that will entertain soccer fans in Melbourne, the city’s South American inspired entertainments provide muchos frivolity for visitors and locals alike.

L'Hotel Gitan credit: Sharyn Cairns

Saying ‘Salut’ to Bastille Day in Melbourne

Melbourne maintains a long-standing love affair with all things French, and Bastille Day (July 14) provides the perfect opportunity for Francophiles to say ‘Bonjour!’ to all things French.

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Regional Victoria’s most romantic getaways

Bypass the florist stores and send away the violins – recent research shows that a short break in regional Victoria is one of the most romantic things that partners can do for each other.

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Craft beer boom in Geelong

As Melburnians get their hops on for the annual and growing Good Beer Week, (12 – 21 May) showcasing local, Australian and international brews with hundreds of event around town, craft breweries in Geelong and surrounds continue to make their mark in this burgeoning industry.

Eureka Tower Mother's Day

Day out with mum in Melbourne

Whether it’s Mother’s Day (May 14th Australia) or not, Melbourne provides every reason to extend celebrations of the mother to a full and memorable day out for the whole family.

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New tour at Queen Victoria Market

Launching in June, the Queen Victoria Market Ultimate Foodie Tour will be just that – the ultimate foodie tour.

Echidna Walkabout Tour

10 overnight tours to see more than Melbourne

Travel beyond Melbourne’s city limits to properly appreciate the beauty of Victoria.

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10 reasons to visit West Gippsland

The West Gippsland region of regional Victoria is somewhat of a hidden gem, a place that offers visitors space and time to experience an authentic slice of rural life.

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YIRRAMBOI Festival

A ground-breaking celebration of Aboriginal culture and indigenous arts.

Cutler&Co., photo credit: Earl Carter

Restaurant Renovations

Two of Melbourne’s dining institutions have recently gone under the knife, and not in the way one might expect. Both Cutler & Co., and Attica have had their interiors stripped back, re-designed, and are now re-defining dining room aesthetic.

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Victoria: awesome in autumn

A sunny summer, followed by good rains and an autumnal cold snap have seen Victoria’s deciduous trees swiftly produce leaves in all manner of vivid reds, oranges and browns. The oh-so-photogenic foliage makes this the perfect time of year to explore the landscapes of regional Victoria, while also sampling some of the best food, wine and events the season has to offer.

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Chef Aaron Turner shares his Geelong Bellarine favourites

Chef Aaron Turner of renowned restaurant Igni takes us on a tour of his favourite Geelong Bellarine producers.