Merivale acquires The Quarterdeck at Narooma

Merivale has acquired The Quarterdeck in Narooma, a beautiful town in the Eurobodalla region of the NSW South Coast. This is Merivale’s first hospitality venue outside Sydney. Justin Hemmes, CEO of Merivale, said: “Narooma has become my second home and the backdrop to so many of my happiest memories with my family. I think itContinue reading “Merivale acquires The Quarterdeck at Narooma”

Longrain × Sutton Grange Winery

Celebrate this year’s vintage with an exclusive Thai banquet at the stunning Central Victoria winery. This autumn, modern Thai restaurant Longrain heads north to Central Victoria, bringing an exclusive Thai banquet lunch to the picturesque winery and working farm, Sutton Grange.  Located just 1½ hours from Melbourne CBD or 20 minutes south of Bendigo, LongrainContinue reading “Longrain × Sutton Grange Winery”

Chef Jerry Mai and Friends’ Epic Summer BBQ Celebration at Ocean Eight Winery on the Mornington Peninsula

Over the January Long Weekend, this 5-day event will feature guests chefs, including George Calombaris, Sarah Tiong, Khanh Ong, Gary Mehigan and Diana Chan. After a highly successful summer season of weekend barbecues at Ocean Eight winery on the Mornington Peninsula, chef Jerry Mai is gathering her friends for a finale of epic proportions fromContinue reading “Chef Jerry Mai and Friends’ Epic Summer BBQ Celebration at Ocean Eight Winery on the Mornington Peninsula”

A foodie weekend in historic Milton NSW

The historic town of Milton has made a name for itself in recent years, located less than three hours drive from Sydney, and just under two from Canberra. However, the beautiful drive down the winding coastal roads into the lush, green countryside instantly transports you a decade away from the bustle of the city, makingContinue reading “A foodie weekend in historic Milton NSW”

Pick up delicious cherries for Christmas fresh from the Farm Gate at CherryHill Orchards

Nothing says Christmas more than indulging in delicious fresh cherries, locally sourced from CherryHill Orchards in the Yarra Valley. Open every day (excluding Christmas Day), visitors can head to the Farm Gate Store to buy the most juicy, plump cherries to brighten up the Christmas table. The Coldstream Farm Gate Store is new this year,Continue reading “Pick up delicious cherries for Christmas fresh from the Farm Gate at CherryHill Orchards”

Tripadvisor launches series of sustainable summer road trips across New South Wales

One traveller will win the chance to get on the road themselves in an all-electric Tesla Model 3. Tripadvisor®, the world’s largest travel platform, has announced a new campaign in partnership with Destination NSW (DNSW) that calls on travellers to Love NSW by taking a road trip and coming back to travel in a safeContinue reading “Tripadvisor launches series of sustainable summer road trips across New South Wales”

Grab limited edition treats and endless cherries at the Pick Your Own CherryHill Orchards season

CherryHill Orchards is once again celebrating its popular cherry season by welcoming visitors to pick their own cherries while enjoying a fabulous day out in the Yarra Valley from 27 November to early January. New for 2020 is a collaboration with Popstic, where visitors can indulge in a delicious heart-shaped Cherish Spritzer popsicle, as wellContinue reading “Grab limited edition treats and endless cherries at the Pick Your Own CherryHill Orchards season”

Welcome to The Growers, a new food destination on NSW South Coast

Where coast meets country. Located within the Shoalhaven region on the NSW South Coast, The Growers, a new 450-seat indoor-outdoor casual eatery and bar opened its doors on Friday 20 November 2020. Celebrating the best of the area and its surroundings, the venue showcases the region’s diverse agricultural producers, wineries, fromageries and breweries. American-born chefContinue reading “Welcome to The Growers, a new food destination on NSW South Coast”

The Victorian Cherry Trail is open to Melburnians

Restrictions have eased once again for Melburnians, who can finally get back to visiting regional Victoria! This is perfect timing as cherry season is just beginning, so Melburnians can now visit the orchards on the Cherry Trail. The Victorian Cherry Trail has nine cherry orchards across four cherry-growing regions in the state. Visiting a cherryContinue reading “The Victorian Cherry Trail is open to Melburnians”

TarraWarra Estate opens up with a new menu and a picnic offering

Yarra Valley’s TarraWarra Estate had reopened for lunch in the restaurant with a new menu, as well as a new picnic offering to be enjoyed on the picturesque lawn overlooking the vines and TarraWarra Museum of Art’s outdoor sculptures. Chef Mark Ebbels spent lockdown in his home garden, becoming more passionate in his commitment toContinue reading “TarraWarra Estate opens up with a new menu and a picnic offering”

The stunning CherryHill Orchards Pick Your Own season is back and celebrating 80 years

Yarra Valley’s picturesque CherryHill Orchards is celebrating its 80th anniversary in 2020 and will welcome cherry lovers to bask in the sunshine and enjoy the surrounds of the 85-acre orchard. Taste fresh cherries straight from the trees and even take some home to enjoy — the annual Pick Your Own season will run from 27Continue reading “The stunning CherryHill Orchards Pick Your Own season is back and celebrating 80 years”

Chin Chin & Hawker Hall delivering to all of Metro Melbourne and Mornington Peninsula – One Day Only

After Chin Chin’s sell-out success delivering to the Mornington Peninsula and Geelong, Chin Chin Melbourne and Hawker Hall will be delivering its popular make-at-home meal packs to all of Metro Melbourne and the Mornington Peninsula for one day only on Friday, 2 October. The Melbourne icons have done all the hard work and packed allContinue reading “Chin Chin & Hawker Hall delivering to all of Metro Melbourne and Mornington Peninsula – One Day Only”

Yarra Valley Garden Party program released

Yarra Valley Garden Party is a free virtual event on October 3 and 4 and brings springtime in the Yarra Valley into homes across Australia. Including experiences of the Tesselaar Tulip Festival and the Blossom Festival at CherryHill Orchards, the complete program has now been confirmed. Join Chef Julia Busuttil Nishimura, home cook Jess Nguyen,Continue reading “Yarra Valley Garden Party program released”

Dhaba At The Mill reopens in Kyneton with a Friday Night Food Truck in Gisborne

Jessi and Amar Singh’s Kyneton restaurant, Dhaba At The Mill, has reopened its doors following the announcement of amendments to dining restrictions in regional Victoria. Heading back to where it all began 12 years ago (2008), chef Jessi Singh will be in the kitchen of Dhaba serving up dishes from its most recent menu asContinue reading “Dhaba At The Mill reopens in Kyneton with a Friday Night Food Truck in Gisborne”

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”