Award winning Chef Kyle Doody brings fun to Mr Miyagi

25 November
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  ‘‘Mr Miyagi is all about taking the traditional and flipping it on its head,’’ chef Kyle Doody reveal to the Age (25/11/14) After working with some of the best chefs in both Australia and around the world, Kyle Doody has now settled in the Windsor end of Chapel Street and happily calls Mr. […]

Fed Square’s Time Out takes a time-out for a facelift

25 November

  Time Out, a fixture at Federation Square for the past 12 years, has closed for an exciting refurbishment. Set to reopen early December, the new interior fit out will reflect the venue’s vibrant position as Fed Square’s best-loved café/bar with one of the best views in the city. Owned and operated by the Elia […]

Louisiana’s Chris Weysham brings Authentic Creole food with a twist to Melbourne’s Ding Long Lounge

25 November

Teaming up with Melbourne music mogul, Bill Walsh, Louisiana’s Chris Weysham has now launched Girl with the Gris Gris, transforming the venue into a hot spot for contemporary Cajun food – and we don’t mean blackened meat with a bucketload of spices. Think more along the lines of New Orleans staples, like spinach madeleine crab, […]

Chef Nikki Smith brings a modern twist to Collins Quarter

25 November
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  As head chef of Collins Quarter for the past two years, Nikki Smith has reinvigorated the modern, European menu with an emphasis on classic dishes with a twist. Born and bred in Yorkshire, England, Nikki attended East Yorkshire College, where she studied to become a qualified chef. From there she got her first job, […]

International cult artist Face-o-mat joins Supergraph

25 November

  Supergraph, Melbourne’s annual Contemporary Graphic Art Fair, will welcome international artist, Face-­‐o-­‐mat as their special guest in February 2015. Face-­‐o-­‐mat is a handmade portrait machine by Swiss artist, Tobias Gutmann. After wowing audiences with his Face-­‐o-­‐mat in Tokyo, Milan, London and Stockholm, Gutmann will be at Supergraph giving visitors the opportunity to have their […]

Wine Republic launch extensive new craft spirits collection

25 November
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  One of Australia’s most awarded Independent bottle shops, Wine Republic, is excited to unveil a pioneering craft liquor section featuring a consummate selection of some of the finest and most exclusive spirits from around the globe. Launching in early December, this new collection will represent one of the best craft liquor collections available in […]

The Grand Trailer Park Taverna launches with Melbourne’s best burgers and spiked shakes

25 November
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  Melbourne’s CBD landscape has transformed, with an exciting new venue set to be an iconic hot spot for quality food, shaking up the Melbourne burger scene. The Grand Trailer Park Taverna has a unique converted trailer park theme, and a fabulous outdoor area looking over the city. With award-winning burgers and delicious spiked shakes, […]

La Formaggeria Presents The Cheese Lab: Artisan Cheese Handmade Daily

25 November
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  La Formaggeria is pleased to announce the opening of its long-­awaited Micro Cheese Lab. Stocking over eighty styles of cheese, the Cheese Lab is inner-­Melbourne’s first micro cheese laboratory. Resident cheese-­makers, Italian sisters Sabrina and Katia Cappadocio, have called St Kilda home since 2012, when they joined the team at Il Fornaio. In April […]

Exploring art and identity through Another Other

12 November

Exploring art and identity through Another Other       Chamber Made Opera presents Another Other, an audiovisual performance by Erkki Veltheim, Sabina Maselli, Natasha Anderson and Anthony Pateras, with dramaturgical assistance by Jude Anderson.  Another Other is inspired by two works of the Swedish theatre and film director Ingmar Bergman; the 1965 essay Snakeskin, in which […]

Diabetes Australia Walk to Work Day announces The Block’s Josh

12 November
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Diabetes Australia Walk to Work Day announces The Block’s Josh The Block’s Josh Densten is taking part in the Diabetes Australia Walk to Work Day 2014 campaign. At the age of 27, Josh was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes which came as a shock to The Block contestant who knew very little about the condition. […]