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Libby Curran

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  • A Melbourne Barista Has Been Named Australia's Coffee-Making Champion of 2022

    Axil's Anthony Douglas has been crowned the country's best barista — now he'll compete against the rest of the world in the global championship this month.

  • This New Tiny Home Features a Stargazing Platform and Will Pop-Up in Three Different Victorian Regions

    Set to hit Gippsland, the Grampians and the Great Ocean Road, 'Stella' features a luxe shower, a roll-out stargazing sleep platform and eats by Alejandro Saravia.

  • Victoria's Newest Hot Springs Will Open in October — and It's Taking Bookings From Next Week

    Keen to soak and soothe on your next Victorian getaway? The Peninsula Hot Springs crew is opening Metung Hot Springs, East Gippsland's new geothermal bathing paradise.

  • Ovolo Hotels Is Offering Elevated Pooch Packages to Pamper Your Pup This September

    Four-legged guests staying on Ovolo's V.I.Pooch package are in for even more treats than usual.

  • The Lume's Next Multi-Sensory Digital Exhibition Will Showcase Monet and His Contemporaries

    From October, Melbourne's digital gallery is diving into the French Impressionist era with the multi-sensory 'Monet & Friends Alive'.

  • Melbourne's 48h Pizza e Gnocchi Bar Was Just Crowned the Best Pizzeria in the Asia Pacific

    The South Yarra eatery has earned a spot among the upper crust of the pizza elite — and now it'll head to Naples to compete against the rest of the world.

  • Now Open: Victoria's Mornington Peninsula Has Scored a Luxe New Seaside InterContinental Hotel

    It's got 108 rooms and a Mediterranean-inspired guest-only pool deck worth heading south for.

  • Melbourne's Gimlet Is the Only Aussie Venue to Make the World's Top 100 Restaurant Longlist for 2022

    Chef Andrew McConnell’s Melbourne diner has made an international splash, crowned number 84 in the World’s 50 Best Restaurants awards.

  • Hot Off the Press: Bar Liberty's Nick Tesar Was Just Crowned Australia's Best Bartender for 2022

    He beat four others in a fierce Aussie finals bout overnight — and now, he'll represent Australia in the World Class Global Bartender of the Year competition.

  • KFC's New Range of Ugly Christmas Sweaters Features a Pet Version So You Can Match With Buddy

    Some cheesy festive fun for the whole fam — including the four-legged ones.

  • Sixteen of the Most Enchanting Winter Escapes You Can Book in the Blue Mountains

    From a mountaintop villa with an outdoor spa to a getaway inside a clifftop cave, there are lots of magical Airbnbs primed for weekend escapes.

  • Italy's Legendary Mercato Centrale Is Opening Its First International Artisan Market in Australia

    The brand's first outpost outside of the homeland will be a three-level homage to Italian food and culture in Melbourne.

  • Emerging Writers' Festival 2022

    Wednesday 15th June - Saturday 25th June
    @ Various Melbourne venues and online

  • The Country's Best Breweries Have Been Honoured at This Year's Australian International Beer Awards

    After judging more than 2,600 entries, the annual competition has handed out 35 champion trophies to the top dogs of the craft beer scene.

  • Starward's Super-Popular Ginger Beer Barrel Whisky Is Back to Warm Up Your Winter

    The seventh release from the Melbourne distillery's ginger-focused program is available to buy now — if you're quick.

  • Macca's Wants You to Eat Pickle-Free Cheeseburgers and McNuggets Just Like The Kid LAROI

    The Sydney rapper has teamed up with Macca's for the latest of its Famous Orders celebrity collaborations.

  • This Nifty Online Map Will Help You Find a Democracy Sausage Near You This Election Day

    Use this website to locate which polling places are serving Election Day sausages — as well as coffee, cake, and bacon and egg rolls.

  • How to Bring Any Living Space to Life with Great Furniture

    Design By Them founders Sarah Gibson and Nicholas Karlovasitis share their secrets to creating a stylish, personalised oasis you'll love to spend time in.

  • The OG Wiggles Reunion Show

    Saturday 30th April
    @ Brisbane Entertainment Centre

  • The Fork Festival 2022 at TGI Fridays Robina

    Friday 22nd April - Sunday 29th May
    @ TGI Fridays

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