NGV Friday Nights return with late-night summer access to Escher X nendo

NGV Friday

Food, drink and dining are back on at the NGV this summer, into the late hours for the gallery’s loved Friday Nights arrangement. Complete with a music line-up fusing classical and contemporary influences, exclusive late-night access to Escher X nendo / Between Two Worlds, this summer’s headline electronic artists and DJs include songwriter and producer Andy Bull, […]

KitKat is doing a gin flavour at the Chocolatory this year

Kitkat gin

KitKat now does gin and it’s better than life. Y’know; if gin’s your thing. It’s divisive, sure, but alcoholic chocolate is no new thing, but it’s KitKat’s first dip into the big pool of grog and it’s going down well. Exclusively at the KitKat chocolatory in Melbourne this Christmas, there are two new limited release […]

Free opera is coming to Melbourne with the Mazda Opera in the Bowl

Opera Sidney Myer Music Bowl

With ol’ faithfuls Natalie Aroyan, Sian Pendry, Virgilio Marino and Luke Gabbedy, Opera Australia about to knock Melbourne’s socks off with the annual Mazda Opera in the Bowl, coming this November. On 24 November, Australia’s premiere opera company will take over the Sidney Myer Music Bowl on the fringe of Melbourne’s CBD to fill the city […]

5 reasons you need to go to the Cake Bake & Sweets Show in Sydney and Melbourne

Upper East pancake

The Cake Bake & Sweets show is on in Sydney and if your sweet tooth commands most of what you do on any given day, then this is for you. The Cake Bake & Sweets Show is Australia’s largest event devoted to the world of baking, decorating and sugar craft and will be taking place […]

How Chapel Street’s Mr Miyagi is smashing Melbourne Night Noodle Markets this year

Mr Miyagi

From 8-25 November, go to Birrarung Maar in Melbourne for the annual Melbourne Night Noodle Markets. They’re on again and serving-up all the good stuff from the likes of F&B legends Wonderbao, Black Star Pastry and Sash Japanese – and heaps more! We spoke to Mr Miyagi, the ramen joint on Chapel Street that made a […]

5 things to know about Sash Japanese at the Melbourne Night Noodle Markets 2018

Sash Japanese

From 8-25 November this year, Birrarung Maar in Melbourne, planted nicely alongside the Yarra River, is playing host to the annual Melbourne Night Noodle Markets. And it’s good. The likes of Wonderbao and Black Star Pastry are taking part, but so are Sash Japanese. They do Japanese fare with a modern twist and all of […]

5 reasons to get excited about Black Star Pastry at Melbourne Night Noodle Markets

Black Star Pastry 1

Black Star Pastry made their name well and the made it fast. Watermelon cake, anyone? They’re back again this year at the Melbourne Night Noodle Markets, on now at Birrarung Maar, and peeps are getting excited. They’re known for their delicate flavours, small portions and pretty presentation, but here’s what else is up with what […]

5 things to know about Wonderbao at this Melbourne Night Noodle Markets


The Melbourne Night Noodle Markets have kicked of at Birrarung Maar along the Yarra River and, just like every other year, are offering some incredible eats, open to the public. If last year wasn’t enough to get you going back again, then perhaps what went down at Sydney might be the ticket? Or, maybe just […]