Yellow Presents… Phil Wood for one night only

Yellow Presents… will welcome some of the country’s best chefs to take over the kitchen and create an exclusive plant-based menu for guests to enjoy, for one night only. The first instalment is taking place Wednesday, 28 April with Phil Wood, former culinary director of Pt. Leo Estate, when he will present a five-course tastingContinue reading “Yellow Presents… Phil Wood for one night only”

Rockpool restaurants unveil a series of Delicious menus throughout May

It is a delicious day out daily across Rockpool Dining Group restaurants, but the Group’s flagship restaurants are making a month of it with a series of events and offers available throughout the annual Delicious. Month Out celebration this May. Rockpool Bar & Grill Sydney is offering a standout event on the Delicious. Month OutContinue reading “Rockpool restaurants unveil a series of Delicious menus throughout May”

Smoke and mirrors: an evening of food, wine & magic…

Esquire Bar + Bistro is launching a new monthly dinner series: Smoke & Mirrors – a night of premium food, paired with the most exquisite drinks and a bit of magic. Each month will be different from the last, as the neo-style bistro bar hosts a night filled with magical entertainment, astounding food courses paired with theContinue reading “Smoke and mirrors: an evening of food, wine & magic…”

Stokehouse and Fish by Moonlite come together for a Greek feast

Jason Staudt and Matt Germanchis join forces for a special dinner celebrating Greek Easter. To celebrate Greek Easter, Stokehouse’s Executive Chef Jason Staudt is teaming up with seafood master Matt Germanchis from Fish by Moonlite for a special one-off event at the iconic St Kilda beachside restaurant. Kicking off at 6pm on Sunday, 2 May,Continue reading “Stokehouse and Fish by Moonlite come together for a Greek feast”

Halliday Wine Companion launches inaugural Halliday Barnbougle Cup

Halliday Wine Companion is delighted to launch the inaugural Halliday Barnbougle Cup from 14th–16th May, 2021. The luxury weekend incorporates an itinerary of fine Tasmanian wine and world-class golf at one of the country’s most well-regarded golf clubs, Barnbougle. Located on the north east coast of Tasmania, the club comprises two World Top 100 GolfContinue reading “Halliday Wine Companion launches inaugural Halliday Barnbougle Cup”

40 Days of Flavour

An autumn explosion of food, drink and entertainment at The Star Gold Coast & Treasury Brisbane. As the season changes, The Star Entertainment Group is spicing up South-East Queensland with 40 Days of Flavour, an autumn explosion of food, drink and entertainment from 22 March–30 April. Inspiring locals and visitors alike to enjoy the bestContinue reading “40 Days of Flavour”

Gerard’s Bistro – Dinner and book launch event

To celebrate the launch of their book The Heart of Hospitality, a collaboration with food writer Katrina Meynink and crowdfunded publisher Somekind Press, Gerard’s Bistro will be holding a special event on Wednesday, 24 March. Executive Chef Adam Wolfer will create a menu of dishes taken from the book and talk to guests about theContinue reading “Gerard’s Bistro – Dinner and book launch event”

A Moroccan Mimouna Feast at Golda

Golda welcomes everyone to celebrate at their Mimouna, a little-known Moroccan-Jewish Passover feast. With Passover – arguably the most popular of Jewish High Holidays – around the corner, Golda’s head chef Rotem Papo will be looking to his Moroccan family roots. On Thursday, 8 April, Golda will host a one-off Moroccan/Israeli dinner feast including elements of theContinue reading “A Moroccan Mimouna Feast at Golda”

Anther Gin × Estelle

In a celebration of local flavours and Australian produce, Anther Gin is launching their yearly limited-edition Cherry Gin with a tasting and special set menu at Northcote neighbourhood favourite Estelle on Friday, 26 March.   The evening will begin in the leafy courtyard with a tasting of Anther’s award-winning gins, followed by a bespoke three-courseContinue reading “Anther Gin × Estelle”

Hawker Hall spins it with Bodhi & Ride for new ‘Garage Sessions’ Series

Cult cycle studio brings the Hawker heat for the ultimate weekend workout.  Hawker Hall will be hosting a new series of pop-up events – dubbed ‘Garage Sessions’ – with a range of unique collaborators, and hosted behind a secret roller door next to the iconic Asian beer hall at 100 Chapel Street, Windsor. Kicking off the seriesContinue reading “Hawker Hall spins it with Bodhi & Ride for new ‘Garage Sessions’ Series”

Paul Carmichael hosts a pizza party at Ria Pizza + Wine

Kicking off this March, Ria will be hosting some of the country’s best chefs for a series of pizza parties, supported by Breville. It’s the perfect Sunday night treat.  The Pizza Party series will see Ria’s classic Neapolitan-style bases take on flavour combinations inspired by guest chefs’ upbringing and roots, for a series of flavour-packedContinue reading “Paul Carmichael hosts a pizza party at Ria Pizza + Wine”

Monopole Presents An Evening With…

Announcing an exciting new bi-monthly wine series at Monopole, An Evening With… hosted by acclaimed Sommelier Nick Hildebrandt in their new private dining room.  Hildebrandt’s idea behind the intimate format is for guests to “get up close and personal with a winemaker or key industry figure who has an interesting background and is doing somethingContinue reading “Monopole Presents An Evening With…”

The Melbourne Cocktail Festival returns in 2021

Reigniting Melbourne’s bar scene by shouting the city a cocktail.  Building on the success of the inaugural Melbourne Cocktail Festival (MCF) that launched just before the world changed in March 2020, the MCF returns in 2021 with Melbourne’s own Grainshaker vodka as Presenting Partner. The MCF will reinvigorate the city’s world-class bar scene from 12–18Continue reading “The Melbourne Cocktail Festival returns in 2021”

Enjoy a Global Flavour Feast and live performances at Bunjil Place

Friday, 5 March–Friday, 26 March 2021  Bunjil Place is bringing a Global Flavour Feast to the Plaza every Friday night from 5 March to 26 March. This celebration of worldly flavours includes live music, cultural performances and a wide selection of flavoursome foods from across the globe including cuisines from India, Africa, Asia and Europe.Continue reading “Enjoy a Global Flavour Feast and live performances at Bunjil Place”

Plating up for success this International Women’s Day

This year, Crown Melbourne is hosting ‘Plating up for Success’ – a gastronomical experience celebrating women’s culinary achievements with a stellar line-up of four renowned chefs, who will each lead a course while sharing their rich industry stories.  Across three days, from 12 to 14 March, guests can indulge in a beautifully curated, Asian-inspired four-courseContinue reading “Plating up for success this International Women’s Day”

Canberra Good Food Month presented by Citi returns this March

Tickets on sale 9am Thursday, 25 February.  Canberra Good Food Month presented by Citi will safely return to Canberra this March, celebrating the very best of the capital city for the seventh sensational year. Tickets are on sale 9am AEST, Thursday, 25 February at http://www.goodfoodmonth.com. This year’s programme celebrates culinary collaborations between homegrown industry talentContinue reading “Canberra Good Food Month presented by Citi returns this March”

Siciliano Dinner – Summer Edition

Celebrating Siciliano at Mister Bianco.  Mister Bianco in Kew will host its first Siciliano Dinner on 23rd February, with this inaugural event being the Summer Edition. This five-course degustation dinner will celebrate owner/chef Joe Vargetto’s cookbook Siciliano, allowing guests to eat dishes held within the black cover. Siciliano is a collection of contemporary Sicilian dishesContinue reading “Siciliano Dinner – Summer Edition”

Celebrating Women at Mister Bianco

Dinner Event on Tuesday, 9th March at 7pm.  Mister Bianco in Kew will host an event to celebrate women on Tuesday, 9th March. In addition to a beautiful menu, accompanied by fabulous wines by female winemakers, the event will see a series of speakers from all walks of life. International Women’s Day is the dayContinue reading “Celebrating Women at Mister Bianco”

Celebrate all things Super Bowl 2021 at these Crown Melbourne venues

With the highly anticipated 2021 Super Bowl set to take place on Monday next week, all the Super Bowl action will be made available to watch, live from 9am on Monday, February 8 at these Crown Melbourne venues.  The Pub, Crown Melbourne, 8 Whiteman Street, Southbank VIC 3006Watch the Super Bowl on the mega screenContinue reading “Celebrate all things Super Bowl 2021 at these Crown Melbourne venues”

MPavilion presents Eating Out, Eating In: A conversation with Hana Assafiri, Khanh Nguyen and Ben Shewry – January 29

Fri, 29 Jan 2021, 6.15pm–7.30pm.  It could be argued that good food – and an exceptional dining experience – make Melbourne’s heart beat. So how have pandemic-induced changes to the restaurant industry affected the rhythm of our city’s dining culture? Join three of Melbourne’s most beloved restaurateurs, Hana Assafiri of Moroccan Soup Bar, Khanh Nguyen of SUNDAContinue reading “MPavilion presents Eating Out, Eating In: A conversation with Hana Assafiri, Khanh Nguyen and Ben Shewry – January 29”

Smirnoff Seltzer and Lime Cordiale present ‘Smirnoff Seltzer Party Yard’

It’s the festival you’ve been dreaming of all year – and one of the stages could be your own backyard. Dust off the fairy lights and crack out the esky! This summer’s must-have drink Smirnoff Seltzer and Australia’s hottest duo Lime Cordiale are joining forces to kick-start vacay season and bring the festival feeling to backyardsContinue reading “Smirnoff Seltzer and Lime Cordiale present ‘Smirnoff Seltzer Party Yard’”

Foodservice Australia 2020 online show guide available

The organisers of the Foodservice Australia trade show have released a souvenir edition show guide to help connect buyers and sellers at a time when ‘business as usual’ is simply not possible. This popular industry event was scheduled to run in Sydney this week but was postponed due to COVID restrictions. The show will nowContinue reading “Foodservice Australia 2020 online show guide available”

Brisbane Good Food Month returns this November

Full programme of events announced Good Food Month presented by Citi returns to Brisbane this November, bringing together some of Australia’s biggest names for a celebration of the senses. Shining a light on home-grown talent, exceptional produce and the power of culinary collaborations for the seventh year running, Good Food Month goes on sale 9amContinue reading “Brisbane Good Food Month returns this November”

Author night at Vizio – Tuesday, 20 October

Hospitality – Creating an initiative to support our Australian artists. Created and supported by Vizio Caffe e Cucina. Join the Vizio crew on Tuesday, 20 October, for this exclusive, once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to get up close and personal with Australian artist, budding filmmaker, and acclaimed author of Milk Blood – Adrian Simon. Imagine growing up the sonContinue reading “Author night at Vizio – Tuesday, 20 October”

Night Noodle Markets at Home launches this October

Sydneysiders can order an array of banquets from eight delicious eateries, and have them delivered straight to their front door in one flavour-packed order. The highly-anticipated Night Noodle Markets returns to Sydney this October in an entirely new format. Bringing together the signature dishes and innovative tastes of eight sizzling stalls, Night Noodle Markets atContinue reading “Night Noodle Markets at Home launches this October”

The Bavarian brings a taste of Oktoberfest to Sydney

Seven traditional biers on tap, traditional set menu and Oktoberfest schnitzel The Bavarian on York Street in Sydney’s CBD is re-opening on Tuesday, 6 October, ready to quench a thirst for Oktoberfest biers and appetites for traditional dishes. While Oktoberfest 2020 may have been toned down in Munich, and international travel plans quashed, the häusContinue reading “The Bavarian brings a taste of Oktoberfest to Sydney”

College Lawn Hotel announces its Sportsman’s Lunch

Pre-Grand Final Event on Friday, 23rd October The annual College Lawn Hotel Sportsman’s Lunch is back and better than ever!  This year, sports lovers can book in for a two-course lunch and beverage package at the venue or join via Zoom from the comfort of their living rooms while enjoying a gourmet charcuterie box withContinue reading “College Lawn Hotel announces its Sportsman’s Lunch”

Melbourne Cup at Gerard’s

On Tuesday, 3rd November, Gerard’s Bistro and Gerard’s Bar are once again throwing their annual Melbourne Cup party, celebrating the race that stops the nation. Experience flavours of the Middle East with a carefully curated 3-course menu by Executive Chef Adam Wolfers, featuring the best local seafood and a selection of Gerard’s favourite dishes. InContinue reading “Melbourne Cup at Gerard’s”

Friends of Good Food Month events programme now on sale

Image credit: Steven Woodburn Good Food Month presented by Citi is back this October, and has now added Friends of Good Food Month to its spectacular events programme on sale now. This year’s Friends of Good Food Month series is the largest programme of events to date, with over 40 events taking place across SydneyContinue reading “Friends of Good Food Month events programme now on sale”

Enjoy a flutter and fizz with Rockpool Dining Group for Melbourne Cup

Rockpool Dining Group’s flagship restaurants and bars at The Rocks, Darling Harbour and Manly will be open for Melbourne Cup, with seated events, live screenings of the race, and set menus available for those who fancy a flutter and some fizz. Each spacious venue is Covid-Safe, with multiple spaces to host guests, and bookings ofContinue reading “Enjoy a flutter and fizz with Rockpool Dining Group for Melbourne Cup”

Celebrate Little Gay Day at The Wickham Hotel

Events across the October long weekend Little Gay Day at The Wickham is back for 2020 and this year, the event will be celebrated across an entire weekend! Kicking off on Friday, 2nd October and running until Sunday, 4th October, the much-loved event will open its doors to customers to raise money for six charities,Continue reading “Celebrate Little Gay Day at The Wickham Hotel”

Sydney Good Food Month returns for the 22nd year this October, celebrating the very best of NSW culinary talent

Good Food Month presented by Citi returns to Sydney this October for the 22nd year, with tickets for the feature events on sale 9am Thursday, 17 September at goodfoodmonth.com. This year’s programme shines a light on newly published authors Danielle Alvarez (Fred’s Paddington) and Elizabeth Hewson (FINK Group) for some feel-good dining experiences; seafood stalwartsContinue reading “Sydney Good Food Month returns for the 22nd year this October, celebrating the very best of NSW culinary talent”

Bingo balls, booze and food – Tokyo Tina’s Bingo Academy is back

Knock At The Door, Duck and Dive, Dirty Gertie, Man Alive… Time to brush up on your bingo lingo – Tokyo Tina is taking its infamous bingo online with the launch of Bingo Academy Live. Kicking off this Sunday, 20 September and happening each Sunday thereafter, drag superstar Valerie Hex will be hosting the number-calling, ball-droppingContinue reading “Bingo balls, booze and food – Tokyo Tina’s Bingo Academy is back”

Discover the art of dumpling making with David Zhou for World Dumpling Day

To celebrate World Dumpling Day on Saturday, 26 September, Oriental Teahouse is holding a digital dumpling masterclass with David Zhou, who will teach dumpling-lovers how to make three simple recipes from a single Dumpling Kit that makes 30 dumplings. More than just a masterclass – hear about what makes World Dumpling Day so important for theContinue reading “Discover the art of dumpling making with David Zhou for World Dumpling Day”

Ten years of Three Blue Ducks

This September will mark the 10-year anniversary for Three Blue Ducks, a group of six mates who share a love of food and the surf. On Wednesday, 23 September, the Ducks will come together and celebrate with a special dinner in Rosebery, cooking alongside some of their dearest friends and alumni. Following the dinner, BronteContinue reading “Ten years of Three Blue Ducks”

Chin Chin heading to Mornington Peninsula for one day only

Chin Chin Melbourne is headed to the Mornington Peninsula for the first time ever, delivering its popular ‘Make Me Feed Me’ packs for the ultimate Chin Chin feast at home for one day only. The Melbourne icon has done all the hard work and packed all your favourite dishes so you can enjoy Chin ChinContinue reading “Chin Chin heading to Mornington Peninsula for one day only”