Oigen Palma Cast Iron Cookware by Jasper Morrison Launched Exclusively by Chef’s Armoury

29 August

Chef’s Armoury presents a new series of cast iron cookware, Palma, designed by Jasper Morrison in collaboration with Oigen, the 160-year-old cast iron foundry based in Iwate, Japan. Oigen’s cast iron cookware is made from 50 – 70% recycled iron. The new Palma series will heat up Australia’s cooking scene offering modern, universal cookware that […]

Winners of the 2014 Art Music Awards announced

29 August
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  Winners have been announced across 11 national and seven State categories at this year’s Art Music Awards. The Awards were held for the first time in Melbourne at the Plaza Ballroom on Tuesday 26th  August. Hosted by APRA AMCOS and the Australian Music Centre, the Art Music Awards celebrate the achievement and creative success […]

2014 Melbourne Fringe Festival presents ‘Uncommon Places’

29 August

Ever wish your daily wait for the tram involved a bit more experimental art and history? At Melbourne Fringe this September, artist Matt Blackwood will be giving audiences the opportunity to enjoy just that as he turns the Flinders St Tram Stop into an interactive artwork, employing his unique ‘Locative Literature’ approach to present a […]

polēpolē – An exciting new watering hole in the heart of Melbourne

25 August

Gather your friends and celebrate the good things in life at polēpolē, the exciting new watering hole in Melbourne’s CBD. Pronounced ‘pol-eh-pol-eh’, the warm and spirited bar and kitchen on Little Collins Street is a welcoming escape from the stresses of city life. PolePole, Swahili for “take it easy”, is a word commonly used by […]

Sensory Lab Opens a Second Café in David Jones

21 August

“Who would have thought that pouring water over something as simple as a roasted and ground bean would provide us with a culture, a way of life, and some say… a religion.” Sir David Attenborough. Truth be told, only the best coffees offer such profound experiences. Sensory Lab launched a new Melbourne store in David […]

Meatball & Wine Bar Celebrate 2nd Birthday

21 August

Wine With A Guaranteed Chance Of Meatballs Meatball and Wine Bar Celebrate 2nd Birthday Having served over two million of their delicious hand-rolled meatballs to date, Melbourne’s Meatball and Wine Bar have won over the hearts and bellies of many a Melburnian, earning themselves a firm reputation as a favourite among locals. This August, they […]

Experience the vibrant music program at this year’s Fringe

21 August

2014 MELBOURNE FRINGE FESTIVAL Experience the vibrant music program at this year’s Fringe   Music lovers will be spoiled for choice at this year’s Melbourne Fringe Festival, with the largest ever program offering a huge selection of shows in the live music category. Among the key highlights of the music program is the indie-pop extravaganza […]

Reducing Cancer Risk is a Walk in the Park

21 August

Cancer Council Victoria is launching the first Seven Parks Walk fundraiser, where participants can enjoy a 27km walk around Melbourne’s most beautiful parks. The event will raise funds for Cancer Council Victoria, and highlight the importance of walking to help reduce the risk of cancer.   The event will highlight that one third of cancers […]

St ALi Coffee Masters School Jakarta in Espresso Science

21 August
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St ALi Coffee Masters School Jakarta in Espresso Science   St ALi continues its 2014 international tour, bringing the group’s characteristic command of coffee to Jakarta, Indonesia from 11 – 17 September. With a year of touring that has so far included stops in London, Milan and Seoul, the next destination for the St ALi’s […]

FRINGE FILM: DIGITAL CREATURES Returns For 2014

21 August

  Fringe Film: Digital Creatures, the Melbourne Fringe Festival keynote program devoted to digital filmmakers, animators and video artists, will return for a second year in 2014. This year’s diverse program will feature a range of genres and styles including documentary, German language short film and purely visual artworks. With the only requirement being a […]