Grow Assembly

An all-day conference with TED-style talks from hospitality-industry leaders is coming to Fitzroy Town Hall. It will give future hospitality professionals valuable industry skills, and this Grow conference's focus is community. The line-up of speakers includes Maria Canabal (co-founder of international women's food platform Parabere Forum); Hannah Coleman (co-founder and general manager of Scarf); Ninna Larsen… Continue reading Grow Assembly

Floral Masterpieces Dog Photog Pop-up

Written for Broadsheet Capturing your pup's best angle. Boutique dog photo studio Dog Photog is hosting another Floral Masterpieces pop-up event, for pooches who missed out on the first one, held last year. Lon Gallery in Collingwood will transform into a floral paradise – with floral backdrops and doggy bandanas – to host the pop-up photography… Continue reading Floral Masterpieces Dog Photog Pop-up

Ballarat Beer Festival 2018

Written for Broadsheet A salute to the town's strong brewing traditions. Thirty-four brewers will serve more than 150 craft brews this summer at the Ballarat Beer Festival on Lake Wendouree. The line-up of large and emerging brewers features Bells Beach Brewing, Daylesford Brewing Co., Fury and Son Brewing Company, Hawkers, Hop Nation, Moon Dog Craft… Continue reading Ballarat Beer Festival 2018

Ela Greek Pop-Up at Gertrude Street Enoteca

Written for Broadsheet Sample dishes from the Peloponnese, Crete, Cycladic islands and Northern Greece without getting on a plane. Get ready to taste the Mediterranean because Greek pop-up restarant Ela is arriving at Gertrude Street Enoteca in January. Ella Mittas and Mon Ditbunjong will be hosting a month of greek style feasts, drawing inspiration from… Continue reading Ela Greek Pop-Up at Gertrude Street Enoteca

Off The Grid 2017

Written for Broadsheet Powered 100 per cent by solar juice. Off the Grid – an environmentally conscious arts, music and ideas festival – returns to the forecourt of the Australian Centre for Contemporary Art. The event is designed as an opportunity for Melburnians to think differently about the future and flip the script on the… Continue reading Off The Grid 2017

Dessert Disco

Written for Broadsheet A fantasy-themed evening of treats. Join dessert expert Philippa Sibley at her first ever Dessert Disco at Syracuse. Mood lighting and a fairytale-themed dessert menu will offer a sweet evening for your tastebuds. The Snow White and Rose Red appetiser is a contradiction of textures and flavours, much like the personalities of… Continue reading Dessert Disco

Lucy Folk Salon Pop-Up

Written for Broadsheet Melbourne designer Lucy Folk is bringing a concept store to Windsor this weekend, inspired by her candy-coloured Bondi boutique, Playa by Lucy Folk. Folk is known for designs that blend luxury with bold colour, texture and a bit of quirk. The Lucy Folk Salon will stock Folk's playful jewellery, sunglasses, clutches, hair… Continue reading Lucy Folk Salon Pop-Up

Trailer Happiness Pop-Up at Heartbreaker

Written for Broadsheet Try the London bar’s Super Sonic Tiki Tonic. London’s Trailer Happiness rum bar is taking over the award-winning Heartbreaker in the CBD for two nights only. Trailer Happiness is a Polynesian-themed lounge bar, den and kitchen set on Portobello Road in trendy Notting Hill. The bar’s extensive drink menu was developed with… Continue reading Trailer Happiness Pop-Up at Heartbreaker

Aoyama Archive Pop-Up Shop

Written for Broadsheet Trawl through the racks for some vintage gems. Aoyama Archive will pop up in Collingwood to feature some of Japan’s most recognised fashion houses including Issey Miyake, Undercover and Yohji Yamamoto. Among the racks you might find a piece from Comme des Garçons's fall/winter 1989 collection or Junya Watanabe's spring/summer 2003. The… Continue reading Aoyama Archive Pop-Up Shop

Dog Photog “L’artiste” Pop-Up

Written for Broadsheet Capture your pup’s inner artiste. Our pooches are creating masterpieces everyday – the giant holes in the backyard, the montage of ripped toilet paper in the hallway – so its time to truly embrace and show off their creative sides. Design collective Lamington Drive is bringing a dog photography shoot and accompanying… Continue reading Dog Photog “L’artiste” Pop-Up