Spring is snappier at Chalawan with the release of four new “Croctails”

21 November

Cementing its presence on Collingwood’s Smith Street as the Thai gastrobar to be reckoned with, Chalawan is celebrating the change of season with four new cocktails on the “Croctail” menu. Expertly created by head bar tender Nawin Pimolrat the contemporary and creative new “Croctails” have an extra bite fusing Western and exotic Eastern flavours. Pull […]

Gontran Cherrier’s head chef Travis Welch unveils new Menu

21 November

Collingwood’s French favourite, Gontran Cherrier, has released a new menu in time for spring and the famous Frenchman will return to Melbourne for the Paris to Provence Festival on 18-20 November. While in town, Gontran will scout out a location for a second Melbourne boulangerie and café set to open in early 2017. Since opening […]

New Celestial Ground sculpture to be unveiled by Wonderment Walk Victoria

21 November

Wonderment Walk Victoria invites people to take a step into space with Celestial Ground, a new public artwork to be unveiled at Victoria Point apartments in Docklands on 10 November. The new artwork will be the third permanent installation by Wonderment Walk Victoria to promote art, science and knowledge throughout Melbourne and Victoria. Wonderment Walk […]

Good Beer Week Gala Showcase is Coming Home

15 November

Good Beer Week is proud to announce that in 2017 the annual Gala Showcase will be going home to its founding site at the Atrium, Federation Square. Taking place over two nights on March 16-17 2017, the Gala Showcase will feature more beers than ever before, with breweries from Victoria and beyond showing off their […]

Rare Japanese Craft Beer and Food Matching at Spring and Summer

15 November

St Kilda’s new Asian-fusion delight Spring and Summer is excited to announce their new selection of hard-to-find Japanese craft beers, Doppo, Kinshashi and Ginga Kogen. Head chef Peerasut ‘Golf’ Laovanich has a passion for Japanese craft beer and has created a special beer and food matching menu, giving customers the opportunity to sample the new […]

Rooftop re-launch and 20 years of The Corner

15 November

Landmark Melbourne pub and live music institution The Corner will officially reopen its rooftop on Friday 11 November following substantial renovations. The historic venue has stood on the corner of Swan Street, Richmond, since the nineteenth century and has been a popular live music venue since the 1940s. Remodelled and developed by Tim Northeast and […]

Meet Virgilio Martínez at Marea Ceviche and Pisco Bar

2 November

Meet Virgilio Martínez at Marea Ceviche and Pisco Bar The Terrace, Botanical Gardens Friday November 25th, 2016 Chef Alejandro Saravia from Pastuso will host Peru’s Virgilio Martínez, chef at the No. 4 restaurant in the world, Central. Guests will have the chance to meet Martínez and purchase a copy of his stunning new book from […]