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TOP THINGS TO DO IN MELBOURNE

You have long pictured yourself taking selfies just below the Eiffel Tower in Paris or boating at the Venice Canal in Italy or being mesmerized by the Buckingham Palace’s façade, yet it’s already the 5th month of the year and these remain as plans. Your dream of touring the wine regions by train in Europe […]

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PUNTHILL NORTHBANK HOTEL – MELBOURNE CBD

Modern rooms with a jaw-dropping view in the heart of the CBD Located along the Yarra River, the Punthill Northbank building stands tall as a mark of prestige amongst the ever-developing west end of the Melbourne CBD. Entering the lobby one feels an instantly recognisable level of class without an overbearing sense of gratuity – a sophisticated […]

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360Q BAR AND RESTAURANT – VIC

Queenscliff sleeps no more It takes just one great idea to wake up a sleepy little town. The nana nap ended the day celebrity chef Barry Iddles spotted the Q360 tower at Queenscliff Harbour. “It had everything,” he says. “Here was the perfect restaurant venue with relaxed seating alongside the harbour but also this incredible 40 […]

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LUXURY BEACHFRONT VILLAS – PORT FAIRY, VIC

Enjoy a round of golf, some wildlife scouting, or simply kick back by the ocean Sometimes all you need to recharge the ol’ batteries is a weekend away, far away from the city smog and busy streets. Just a couple of days in the quiet, seaside town of Port Fairy might be just the thing […]

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THE BURROW – VICTORIA

Soothe your soul by The Burrow’s billabong Light is fading as you look out from your mud-brick cottage in Victoria’s Yarra Valley on five acres, overlooking a serene billabong that’s alive with activity. Birdsong fills the air as everyone finds a place to roost, and as they begin to settle, an orchestra of frogs starts […]

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GET KIDS COOKING – COOKING KITS FOR KIDS

Get Kids Cooking @ Home kits are safe, fun and educational So much of a parent’s daily life revolves around their kids – school, lunches, bath-time, bed-time, etc. Kids are super eager to spend time with busy parents, so a fabulous way to do this is get the kids involved in helping out in the […]

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MUDDERELLA – MELBOURNE

Melbourne is the first in Australia to host this international leading ladies mud run Makeup and high heels will be replaced with mud and runners this November as Melbourne plays host to the first Mudderella athletic event to hit our shores. Originating in the United States in 2013, this world-class obstacle course is run for […]

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PREVIOUSLY PRIVATE GARDENS WITH RARE WHITE KANGAROOS, AND MORE

“This is no ordinary property; it’s a gem full of secret gardens, eccentric animals and country charm.” “It’s hard to tell people what this place is all about,” says owner Nick Smith, “It’s easier for people to just come here. And when they do, they’re surprised.” Surprising is one word that does sum up Panorama […]

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BARBECUE FESTIVAL – MELBOURNE

Ribs, brisket and general barbecued goodness In February this year, crowds of meat-loving Melburnians descended on the Queen Victoria Market to eat barbecue and watch competitive barbecue teams from around Australia battle it out in the Southern Hemisphere’s first American-style cook-off sanctioned by the Kansas City Barbeque Society (KCBS). After the huge success of its […]

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THE MILL HOUSE – MELBOURNE

Melbourne’s new venue for decent nibbles, moonshine and late night music This new late-night bar and live music venue also serves up some pretty decent food. It’s a step-up from your standard pub grub that’s for sure, which is testament to Peruvian Executive Chef Agustin Ortega’s national and international culinary experience – he’s worked at The Hilton Brisbane, Bistro Guillaume […]

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