All posts in Melbourne

Hamer Hall

Culinary projections to light up Hamer Hall

Arts Centre Melbourne will be the canvas for culinary projections when Hamer Hall lights up this April, in a program designed by White Night Artistic Director, David Atkins.

Portarlington Mussel Festival

Victoria’s out-of-the-ordinary food festivals

From hedonistic celebrations of gin to country fanfare around the humble potato, these festivals will excite foodies from near and far.

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Melbourne’s top 50 Food Map

This Melbourne Food Map is a curated guide to the city’s top 50 food and drink experiences.

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Melbourne – what’s next in food

Four local experts explain what makes Melbourne’s dining scene so great and forecast what’s next for this food-loving city.

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New places to dine and drink in Melbourne

New restaurants, bars, cafes and late-night cocktail haunts open up each week in Melbourne. Here are some of the latest. 

Brae Restaurant with Chef Dan Hunter, and the team.

Regional Victoria’s top restaurants

Regional Victoria has plenty of restaurants to rival the greats of the city dining scene, with some of Australia’s most esteemed chefs setting up shop in unexpected places. 

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Melbourne’s top 10 yoga studios

Here are some of the city’s newest and most inviting studios along with the top spots to refuel with a healthy snack after class.

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Victoria’s best bush stays

Nature lovers are well catered for in Victoria, where accommodation options include rustic rainforest retreats, modernist eco-homes set in bushland, and beachside cottages with killer ocean views.

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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.

Melbourne chefs come together for Cook for Syria

Chefs unite for a cause

Victoria’s top kitchen talent comes together this month to do their bit for children displaced by the conflict in Syria. Following the inspiring success of #CookForSyria in the UK, the Australian […]

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Cruising into Melbourne

Ideas for day-stop cruise passengers – how to capture the essence of Melbourne in just 12 hours.

Purple Rain

A White Night Melbourne weekend

The all-night extravaganza that is White Night Melbourne is the perfect excuse to stay a little longer and experience the best of what Melbourne has to offer.

Rooftop bar, Curtian House

Melbourne leads the way with late night fun

Thanks to late night licences and a local population of 24 hour party people keen on staying up until the early hours of the morning, Melburnians still up past midnight can do everything from slink into a classic cabaret bar or feast on smoky southern barbecue.

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Summer fun for the school holidays

Melbourne is bursting with activities this summer that will keep families occupied throughout the school holidays.

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White Night highlights for Melbourne and Ballarat

White Night Melbourne will return to the streets, laneways and gardens of the city centre from dusk till dawn on Saturday 18 February, 2017 and the inaugural White Night Ballarat will follow on Saturday 4 March, 2017 in the regional hub just an hour and a half from Melbourne. Here are some of the highlights.

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The movies are moving outdoors

Victoria is showcasing a fantastic selection of new and old outdoor cinema experiences this summer.