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Cycling the High Country

10 reasons to visit the High Country

From waterways to wineries, cycling to ballooning, the High Country is ready to welcome visitors this summer – whether looking to indulge in local produce or get active in nature’s gym. Here are the top 10 reasons to visit.

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Global chef swap includes two Victorian chefs

As part of an annual international chef swap called The Grand Gelinaz! Shuffle, two Victoria chefs, Dan Hunter of Brae and Ben Shewry of Attica, were invited to be part of an elite group of 40 Chefs from around the world to swap homes and restaurants for a one night only dining experience.

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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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Brew your own beer in Victoria

For serious hop lovers where Oktoberfest is not enough – a range of hands-on year round beer brewing experiences are now available, including at the State’s newest brewery.

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‘Say Cheese’ at Prahran Market

Prahran Market will this month host the ‘Say Cheese’ Festival featuring cheesy vendors, delicious cheesy dishes, and free tastings.

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When art imitates…dessert

Art and design meet sugar and butter, at Melbourne pastrychef Pierre Roelofs’ Dessert Studies events. Each week at these events, Roelofs invites a creative to present him with a piece […]

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Victorian restaurants hero-ing native flavours

From Brae to The Royal Mail Hotel, Oakridge Estate, Little Green Corner and more – regional Victorian chefs are sharing a commitment to using ingredients native to Australia and Victoria.

Wicked Chocolate Festival

A Wicked Chocolate Festival

Cocoa in all its forms will be the star of the show on May 7, when the Prahran Market is transformed into a hub of chocolatey goodness at the Wicked Chocolate Festival.

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Eat Street Melbourne

Eat Street Melbourne returns to Melbourne again this May promising diners a mouth-watering journey showcasing Melbourne’s renowned restaurant scene – all in one evening.

Welcome to Thornbury Twilight Market

Welcome to Thornbury Twilight Market

The Welcome to Thornbury Twilight Market brings together Thornbury High Street’s most loved vendors.

Wandiligong Nut Festival

Wandiligong Nut Festival

The small village of Wandiligong just outside of Bright celebrates their annual Nut Festival this weekend.

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Sampling Victoria’s cellar door cideries

Victoria is home to thousands of fruit orchards, with organic apples and pears snapped up by boutique cideries to create thirst quenching batches of this favourite fruity tipple.

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Lake House celebrates local produce

Sunday, 17 April marks Lake House Daylesford’s Regional Producers Day, an annual celebration of the region’s best producers, bakers, farmers, makers, brewers, cooks, butchers, chefs and distillers. Visitors can start […]

The Apollo Bay Seafood Festival’s Friday Night Sea Folly

Sea Folly at the Apollo Bay Seafood Festival

For the first time, the Apollo Bay Seafood Festival (20 February) will kick off with an opening night party. A fun-filled, stand up cocktail party, it will feature Melbourne jazz […]

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To market, to market…

There are dozens of local markets throughout Victoria, where craftspeople and producers set up ‘shop’, offering a diverse array of homemade and hand crafted wares and produce.