Australian Burlesque Festival 2014

Now if you are like me you will love the escapism of Burlesque shows....recently we saw some good burlesque at the Crown Casino's Spiegeltent and previously in Sydney's Slide. Stop press:  Burlesque has come to Melbourne in a big way over the next few days. June 5, Howler Bar, Brunswick --- Baby Bombshells June 6, Regall... Continue Reading →

Unusual sports that are catching on

Tree surfing Yes you heard right ....what does this mean you may well ask! In the Mornington Peninsula near 55 Purves Road, Arthurs seat. This is full of zip lines, rope bridges and more...sound interesting check out: Drag racing Oh yes you can in your own car.....and its legal.....try it out and see how pro... Continue Reading →

Autumn Top Tips

  Eat produce in season. Currently the root vegetables such as artichokes, carrots, parsnips and fennel are in season. There are still a few pine mushrooms to be had and mandarins, melons, apples and lots of nuts are still in abundance. There are many produce markets but I love shopping at the Victoria and South... Continue Reading →

Carlton Wine Room shows its Autumn Colours

Dining out in Carlton is lots of fun! Every opportunity to attend one of Jay’s themed dinners is always an occasion and his recent Autumn Oasis Dinner was no exception. From the leaves cascading from the tables to the leaf strewn floor the mezzanine level had been dressed full of autumn promise. Initially during the... Continue Reading →

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