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Former Paringa Estate chef Julian Hills opens Navi in Yarraville
20 July 2018, Good Food (Licensed by Copyright Agency)
Julian Hills has drawn on both the western suburbs' industrial heritage and the Australian environment for the......
Sweet as: Three Australian sticky wines
19 July 2018, Good Food (Licensed by Copyright Agency)
Australian sweet wines used to be shunned by those in the know. Forty years ago there were few memorable drops and......
The rise and rise of Victorian pinot noir
19 July 2018, Good Food (Licensed by Copyright Agency)
Australian pinot noir has come a long way in 40 years. Initial efforts with this capricious red grape were mixed,......
Reds in $25-$40 price range offer ‘extra good value’
18 July 2018, The West Australian (Licensed by Copyright Agency)
In the $25-$40 price range, Ray Jordan says you expect — and you get — a significant lift in quality with more......
Battle of the Bay a tasty finale for Low Light Festival
18 July 2018, The Advertiser (Licensed by Copyright Agency)
THE first Low Light Festival is heading for a tasty finale on Friday night, when viticultural pride goes on the......
Captivating Pobblebonk
17 July 2018, The Real Review
Kathleen Quealy of Quealy Wines. (Photo: Via Cellarmasters website) Pobblebonk is another captivating wine from Quealy of the Mornington......
Hatted chef Hills brings fine dining to Yarraville with Navi
17 July 2018, Star Weekly
Australia’s natural elements and the west’s industrial heritage collide in the latest venture for Yarraville chef Julian Hills, a rising......
New executive officer for Ultimate Winery Experiences Australia
17 July 2018, Drinks Central
Ultimate Winery Experiences Australia (UWEA) has confirmed the appointment of Kate Shilling as its new Executive Officer. Shilling will......
Montalto
17 July 2018, Restaurant Catering Magazine
Montalto offers a wide variety of experiences for its visitors. There is a picturesque vineyard, a refined restaurant, a casual dining......
Champion Yarra Valley Chardonnay 'equal of any in the world'
15 July 2018, Drinks Bulletin
Coldstream Hills Reserve Chardonnay has been crowned Grand Champion Wine of Show at the Royal Queensland Wine Show. Chief judge David......
Does this restaurant have Australia’s best ceramics?
15 July 2018, Delicious.com.au
A chef with a fine arts degree is proving itself a haven of fine food and equally fine tableware....
Snack Bar: Melbourne's Latest in Food, July 16, 2018
15 July 2018, Broadsheet Melbourne
All you need to know, in news as brief as a tweet....
Australia’s best drops revealed at wine show
13 July 2018, The Courier-Mail (Licensed by Copyright Agency)
A YARRA Valley chardonnay said to be the equal of any in the world was today crowned Grand Champion Wine of Show at......
For Art’s Sake: An insider’s guide to art in commercial design
12 July 2018, Indesignlive
The integration of art into commercial design and architecture projects can leave a visceral impact. We speak to an art consultant and an......
Marianne & Guy’s Mornington Peninsula Wedding At Polperro Winery
11 July 2018, Polka Dot Bride
“We remember hearing that Bunnings had run out of sandbags due to the severe weather warnings approaching all of Melbourne.” It was......
19 Epic Things To Do This Weekend In Sydney
11 July 2018, The Urban List
Expect a line-up of winter festivals, French chocolate and cheese feasts....
Hotly Anticipated Restaurant Navi Opens on Saturday
11 July 2018, Broadsheet Melbourne
It’s the first venue from award-winning ex-Paringa Estate chef Julian Hills....
Best Casual Dining Wineries in Victoria
11 July 2018, The World Loves Melbourne
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Melbourne Food and Wine Festival names 2018 foodservice legends
10 July 2018, FoodService
The Melbourne Food and Wine Festival (MFWF) has inducted six, industry icons into the Legends hall of fame. In a ceremony hosted by Jill......
Battle of the Bays at 360Q Queenscliff July 20
06 July 2018, E-Global Travel Media
Another good example of how restaurateur Barry Iddles has breathed new life into the cuisine on offer at picturesque Queenscliff (and......
This Week in Food: Peruvian parties and food fights
06 July 2018, 3AW
THIS WEEK IN FOOD SEE FOOD: We tend to hibernate a little in Winter, so here’s an excuse to get out of the house on the weekends! Every......
AFR Australia’s Top Restaurant Awards: Brae #1 again, Saint Peter, Africola top 10
03 July 2018, Mediaweek
The event showcases Australia’s Top 100 Restaurants as chosen by Australia’s top chefs and restaurateurs....
Brae named Australia’s number one restaurant
02 July 2018, CIM Magazine
Five new restaurants in AFR’s Top 100 Restaurant Awards Australia’s Top 100 Restaurants are chosen by the nation’s top chefs and......
Battle of the Bay – Friendly wine rivalry at 360Q
01 July 2018, Queenscliffe Herald
Another good example of how restaurateur Barry Iddles has breathed new life into the cuisine on offer at picturesque Queenscliff (and......
Victoria’s award-winning restaurant designs revealed for 2018
29 June 2018, Gram Magazine
If there’s one critical factor to the success of a restaurant, cafe or hotel – apart from the obvious pre-requisites of excellence in food,......
Where To Eat Truffles This Season
27 June 2018, Eat Drink Play
Australia’s indulgent truffle season is upon us. Here are the best places to eat them. The commencement of the cooler months coincides with......
Tuck's Ridge Winery A Winner in Mornington Peninsula
25 June 2018, The World Loves Melbourne
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Montalto Piazza and Sculpture Trail
23 June 2018, Weekend Notes - Melbourne
A visit to Montalto Vineyard and Olive Grove, in Red Hill South, wasn't intended to be the highlight of my day-long date with my hubby.......
Lindenderry at Red Hill gets a Makeover
21 June 2018, Smudge Eats
The boutique hotel recently revealed its stunning reinvention with a fresh take on their winery, restaurant and rooms that puts a capital L......
Kalamazoo Resources Ltd (ASX:KZR) Acquisition of Major Victorian Gold Project
21 June 2018, ABN Newswire
AEST (ABN Newswire) - Kalamazoo Resources Limited (ASX:KZR) ("Kalamazoo" or the "Company"), is pleased to advise that it has been granted......
Young Gun of Wine winners revealed - hospitality | Magazine
21 June 2018, Hospitality Magazine
The Young Gun of Wine winners have been announced after the awards ceremony was held at MONA in Hobart. Now in its 12th year, the program......
Young Gun of Wine Awards reveal Australia’s Best Wine Venue - The Shout
20 June 2018, The Shout
The 2018 Young Gun of Wine award winners were named on Monday night, at the awards ceremony which celebrated Australia’s best young......
Things to Do at Main Ridge
18 June 2018, Weekend Notes - Melbourne
Main Ridge is to the south of Arthurs Seat, and the west of Red Hill on the Mornington Peninsula. Despite its natural beauty, and......
Best Victorian Wineries for Functions and Celebrations
12 June 2018, The World Loves Melbourne
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Winter Wine Weekends in the Southern Highlands
07 June 2018, Gourmand & Gourmet
If you’re craving more than Brisbane’s casual dose of winter and dreaming of open fireplaces, winter coats and drinking glasses of red wine......
Top chefs reveal their favourite go-to pumpkin recipes
04 June 2018, Herald Sun (Licensed by Copyright Agency)
DUMPY but delicious, versatile and nutritious, the humble pumpkin is a staple on every household’s shop. And while......
【MEL】6/9 ウィンター・ワイン・ウィークエンド
03 June 2018, NichiGo Press
ウィンター・ワイン・ウィークエンド Winter Wine Weekend......
Champange Confessions: New artworks by iconic Mornington Peninsula artist Janine Daddo
29 May 2018, Medianet
Janine Daddo: Champagne Confessions 9 – 22 June 2018 Manyung Gallery Sorrento Janine Daddo is an iconic Mornington Peninsula artist; her......
A feast for pinot lovers
28 May 2018, The Real Review
Yarra Valley wine region (Photo: Visit Victoria website) In my latest tasting of nearly 100 pinot noirs, the regions that dominated were –......
Businesses power up on energy finance
28 May 2018, Mornington Peninsula News
THE days of local councils having responsibility only for roads, rates and rubbish are long gone. Last week, Mornington Peninsula Shire......
2018 AFR Rich List: Anthony Pratt is Australia's wealthiest person
24 May 2018, Financial Review (Licensed by Copyright Agency)
Billionaire Anthony Pratt is the richest person in Australia, topping the 2018 Financial Review Rich List with......
Shaw & Smith winemakers unbottle a treat with Friday Table
22 May 2018, Escape
There’s a warm glow amid our group of 10 but we can’t decide if it’s the dappled sun on our shoulders or if it’s coming from within. After......
Sally Capp, Michael Zorbas in new roles as Victorian election looms
22 May 2018, The Fifth Estate
The Property Council of Australia is on the hunt for a new executive director of its Victorian division after Sally Capp was elected......
Hatted chef Julian Hills to open his first solo venture, Navi, in Yarraville
21 May 2018, Good Food (Licensed by Copyright Agency)
In further signs that food is rising in the west, former hatted chef Julian Hills is two months from opening an......
Carpool weekend drives: Sorrento
21 May 2018, Carsales.com.au
Back in 1995, iconic Australian singer-songwriter Tina Arena reflected on her childhood memories of long summers under the silhouette of......
Enjoy the best of the Mornington Peninsula over one weekend
19 May 2018, On The Road Again : Travelling, eating and drinking with Winsor Dobbin
The Mornington Peninsula is one Australia's most visually spectacular wine regions, as well as producing stellar cool-climate wines. To......
Kate’s Week In Food: A rave review for a landmark’s new restaurant
19 May 2018, 3AW
ITALIAN FEAST – While I’m on holidays in Italy, you can get a taste of Le Dolce Vita here, at the Melbourne Italian Wine and Food Festival......
Prancing Horse Estate Chardonnay 2017
18 May 2018, The Wine Front
The 2016 wine seems to be the current one on the website, listed at $75, so too is the 2010 ($75) wine as a back release (and indeed I......
Prancing Horse Estate The Pony Chardonnay 2017
18 May 2018, The Wine Front
‘The Pony’ results from barrel selection. The selection looks to ‘more detail’ in the ‘Estate’ wine, with The Pony also taking in some of......
Francophile Briony Bradford a perfect fit for Jones Winery Restaurant
15 May 2018, Bay Post (Licensed by Copyright Agency)
Former Albury trainee chef has worked with the best in the world...
Hillary plays the tourist
14 May 2018, Mornington Peninsula News
HEADS turned and diners whispered … hey, isn’t that Hillary Clinton at that table over there? The US former First Lady and presidential......
[여행의 향기] 열기구 타고 포도밭 한눈에… 호주에 가면, 와인도 모험이 된다
13 May 2018, Naver
나보영의 '걸어서 와인속으로' - 호주 와인 투어 호주 여행 5월 호주는 완연한 가을 160년 역사 와이너리 '세펠츠필드' 내가 태어난 해 와인 맛볼 수 있어 멕라렌 베일의 '앙고브 와이너리' 포도밭 파노라마 뷰 레...
Australia's top restaurants: grand designs take destination dining to new levels
11 May 2018, Financial Review (Licensed by Copyright Agency)
Build it and they will come, so the saying goes. It's due for a refresh. Now? Build it – and they come running. A......
Check in to Lindenderry at Red Hill
09 May 2018, Qantas Travel Insider
The hotel Set amid 14 hectares of vines, orchards and virgin bush, Lindenderry at Red Hill retains a rustic country charm beneath its......
Santa Gertrudis ringside faces
09 May 2018, The Land
The breed also had the largest class parading on the grounds on the day, when 33 bulls in the 17-18 month class were shown. Photos:......
Red Hill thinks beyond farm gate for cherries
07 May 2018, Good Fruit & Vegetables
Simply selling cherries direct to the wholesale markets was not good enough for Trevor Holmes....
The New Criterion: Pooled Development Funds
04 May 2018, Share Cafe
Authorised Investment Fund (AIY) 19c...
Add some city spice to a quick weekend visit in Sydney
03 May 2018, Newcastle Herald (Licensed by Copyright Agency)
The Kensington Street Precinct is a laneway full of activity...
Great Chef series event at Josef Chromy Wines cancelled
02 May 2018, Bay Post (Licensed by Copyright Agency)
Friday’s Great Chef series event with Hobart’s Analiese Gregory has been cancelled, due to personal reasons....
Great Chef series event with Analiese Gregory cancelled
02 May 2018, Goulburn Post (Licensed by Copyright Agency)
Other news:...
SA’s growth spots include wine, mines and defence
30 April 2018, The Advertiser (Licensed by Copyright Agency)
THERE’S something going on in the South Australian economy....
The Best New or Improved Corporate Retreats in Australia 2018
28 April 2018, Qantas Travel Insider
Large or small, all successful corporate getaways require an inspiring change of scenery and a seamless event, plus a range of unexpected......
CEO adds cruise to gifts list
23 April 2018, Mornington Peninsula News
MORNINGTON Peninsula Shire CEO Carl Cowie has now listed a Mediterranean cruise he and his wife took as guests of businessman Lindsay Fox......
Main Ridge Estate The Acre Pinot Noir 2016
21 April 2018, The Wine Front
The new era dawns but the old quality remains. That said, this feels just a little tighter and stricter than normal. Or maybe it’s just my......
This Week in Food: Cellar Door in the city + Caddie opens on Swan St
20 April 2018, 3AW
THIS WEEK IN FOOD FORE! Richmond’s just nabbed another eatery – Chef Dylan Evans (ex-NOMA / Alinea / State of Grace) has opened his own......
100 new restaurants join Australia's top 500 list (including 23 regional ones)
19 April 2018, Financial Review (Licensed by Copyright Agency)
​Australia's Top Restaurants Awards are on again for 2018, with a freshly updated list of the nation's top 500......
Festival Village Hot Spots at This Years Noosa Food & Wine Festival!
17 April 2018, E-Global Travel Media
The Noosa Food & Wine Festival is introducing an all new Festival Village in 2018 for Saturday 19 and Sunday 20 May in the Noosa Lions Park......
Laura with chef Phil Wood is the final piece of Pt Leo Estate puzzle
16 April 2018, Herald Sun (Licensed by Copyright Agency)
THE MORNINGTON PENINSULA is no stranger to sculpture — see the McClelland Sculpture Park — nor is it a stranger to......
Melbourne Tourism Leadership Program celebrates 10 years
13 April 2018, Destination Melbourne
Destination Melbourne is celebrating the 10th birthday of the Melbourne Tourism Leadership Program (MTLP) and why the program is so......
Modern Love: Music + Culture + Wine - 2ser
11 April 2018, 2SER - Real Radio 107.3 FM
Three things that go together pretty well are culture, music and wine. These three things are all going to be combined into a little barrel......
Crittenden Estate The Zumma Savagnin 2016
11 April 2018, The Wine Front
The Crittenden Estate wines are a treasure trove right now. This was wild yeast fermented, on skins. Bottled unfined. Mornington Peninsula......
Australia: Revised draft guidance on rights issues
10 April 2018, Mondaq - Australia
The Takeovers Panel has released a consultation paper on a rewrite of Guidance Note 17: Rights Issues (GN17). The main amendments to GN17......
Crittenden Estate Kangerong Pinot Noir 2016
10 April 2018, The Wine Front
This is a good wine but of the 2016 Crittenden releases it was the only one that caused me to pause, so to speak....
Crittenden Estate Cri De Coeur Pinot Noir 2016
07 April 2018, The Wine Front
Thirty year old vines, whole bunch influenced, bottled unfined and unfiltered....
Test: Repour
07 April 2018, The Wine Front
On February 28 I opened a bottle of the lovely Punt Road Gamay 2017 in among a vast number of other wines. I immediately wanted to stop......
Degustation delights as Great Chefs Series returns for 2018
05 April 2018, Bay Post (Licensed by Copyright Agency)
Cookery students will team up with four world-renowned chefs....
Crittenden Estate The Zumma Pinot Noir 2016
04 April 2018, The Wine Front
Pinot noir from the oldest vines on the Crittenden estate. 30+ years old....
Crittenden Estate Kangerong Chardonnay 2016
03 April 2018, The Wine Front
Crittenden’s Kangerong Chardonnay is all estate-grown, taken from three separate blocks....
Chef Ben Devlin (Paper Daisy, Halcyon House) Leads a Gourmet Weekend at Lindenderry Red Hill – May 18-20
30 March 2018, E-Global Travel Media
Recently refurbished luxury boutique hotel Lindenderry at Red Hill will be showing off its multi-million dollar facelift to attentive food......
Laura restaurant, Point Leo Estate, Merricks, Victoria
30 March 2018, The Australian (Licensed by Copyright Agency)
The warm, glossy brioche on the side-plate is made with local olive oil and red wheat flour grown and milled 15km......
Complex and satisfying sauvignon blanc
28 March 2018, The Real Review
Geoff Weaver with his Ferus Sauvignon Blanc (Photo: CellarHand) Well-made sauvignon blanc can be incredibly complex and satisfying. That......
Australia: GN17 - Revised draft guidance on rights issues
27 March 2018, Mondaq - Australia
The Takeovers Panel has released a consultation paper on a rewrite of Guidance Note 17: Rights Issues (GN17). The main amendments to GN17......
Wine Journeys: Prosecco Road and the Pinot Coast
27 March 2018, Victoria Media Hub
While Victoria's many distinct wine regions offer an unbeatable bounty of boutique wines for the most insatiable wine-tasters - there are a......
Wander Victoria's wine regions
27 March 2018, Victoria Media Hub
From harvest to spring these regional wine events provide the perfect way to appreciate the diversity of regions in Victoria....
Mitchelton Winery Hotel in Nagambie, Victoria by Hecker Guthrie.
26 March 2018, Yellowtrace
The Mitchelton Winery Hotel is one of a number of new, luxury lodgings colouring Victoria’s quiet, sunny wine country. In Central Victoria......
Montalto Estate Pinot Noir 2016
26 March 2018, The Wine Front
This has been a star of the Australian wine show circuit, collecting gold medals and even the odd trophy along the way. Which is always......
Demonstrators gathers around the world to demand gun reform
25 March 2018, Financial Review (Licensed by Copyright Agency)
Demonstrators around the world demanded action on gun violence at the weekend in a massive display spurred by a......
Main Ridge Estate Chardonnay 2016
24 March 2018, The Wine Front
Classic styling at Main Ridge sees chardonnay naturally ferment, go through full malolactic fermentation and typically spend eleven months......
Yabby Lake's top pinot and chardonnay wines defy climate science
21 March 2018, Financial Review (Licensed by Copyright Agency)
Winemaker Tom Carson started work at Yabby Lake Vineyard on Victoria's Mornington Peninsula in 2008, just after......
Colouring outside the lines with pinot gris and grigio
21 March 2018, Wine Companion
Gris and grigio might mean grey, but the trend to skin-contact styles is seeing stunning colour, texture and flavour added to these wines,......
9 Stunning Regional Restaurants That Are Worth The Drive Out
19 March 2018, The Urban List
Sometimes you need to #treatyoself to more than an almond croissant....
Montalto New Relaxed Feel on Mornington Peninsula
19 March 2018, The World Loves Melbourne
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96pt Mornington Peninsula Chardonnay or 94pt Mornington Peninsula Pinot Noir 2014 6pk $29.99/bt + $9.95 Delivery @ My Wine Guy
16 March 2018, OzBargain Blog
96pt Mornington Peninsula Chardonnay 2014 6pk $179.94 ($29.99/bt) = 2014 Jones Road Nepean Chardonnay ($37.99/bt elsewhere) 94pt......
Ten Minutes by Tractor
14 March 2018, Explore Drinks
News of a fire causing significant damage at Mornington Peninsula winery, Ten Minutes by Tractor, hit the airwaves a couple of weeks ago.......
The Future of Modern Indian Flavour at Atta
14 March 2018, On The Town
Albert Park’s contemporary Indian restaurant Atta will host a special event as part of this year’s Melbourne Food and Wine Festival, to......
Pt Leo Estate & Sculpture Park
13 March 2018, KidTown Melbourne
Family friendly winery and sculpture park on the Mornington Peninsula: Point Leo Estate Image c/o www.facebook.com/ptleoestate For a......
Kid and Family Friendly Wineries on Mornington Peninsula
13 March 2018, The World Loves Melbourne
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MELBOURNE FOOD & WINE FESTIVAL – ADELPHI FLINDERS LANE NEIGHBOURHOOD POOL PARTY
12 March 2018, Couturing
Everybody loves good neighbours, and Adelphi Hotel is getting together with theirs to bring you a Flinders Lane Neighbourhood Pool Party......
Vino and vinyasa: The one-day Victorian retreat that ticks all the relaxation boxes
12 March 2018, 9Travel - Holidays and Travel - Nine
Image: Supplied FSharePPinterestTTweetBMailGJTumblrLLinkedIn It's 10.20am and I'm pulling into the carpark of a Red Hill winery. Only......
Trophy restaurants boom in Victoria’s vineyards
09 March 2018, The Australian (Licensed by Copyright Agency)
A noted country restaurant, preferably with an established pinot vineyard, has been a prize trophy at the top end......