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Now Open: Melbourne’s New Restaurants And Bars In 2024 (So Far)

It’s called the dining capital for a reason, Melbourne continuously enriches its culinary landscape with a plethora of new restaurants…

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Your Guide To The Best Cocktail Bars In Melbourne For 2024

When the clock hits cocktail hour you don't want to be messing around with watery martinis or a heavy-handed Negroni. Thanks to…

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Your Guide To The Best Bars In Melbourne (Updated 2024)

In 2024, it's a delicate task selecting the best bars Melbourne has to offer, simply because there are so many. We have such a mixture…

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North Fitzroy Arms Hotel

North Fitzroy, VIC

The humble North Fitzroy Arms. With new ownership comes a new team and a decent…

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The Bon Vivant’s Companion

Mornington, VIC

The Bon Vivant's Companion is the latest addition to Mornington’s bar…

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SWOP

Collingwood, VIC

Melbourne is no stranger to fashionable punters—after all, the city…

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Mill Place Merchants

Melbourne, VIC

Nestled comfortably at the end of Mill Place is a monogrammed red door that…

Travel

10 Of The Best Hotels In Hong Kong (2024 Edition)

If an unforgettable luxury experience is calling your name, pack your bags, grab your passport, and book yourself the ultimate getaway at…

Things To Do With Pets

7 Of The Best Dog-Friendly Cafes In Melbourne For 2024

If you're heading out for that morning coffee in the sunshine leaving the dog behind can feel like one of the biggest betrayals. Luckily…

Pets

A Guide To The Best Dog-Friendly Destinations In Melbourne

Everyone knows how the saying goes, dogs are a girl’s best friend. Another heartbeat in the house, a wagging tail that greets you…

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Wally’s Albert Park

Albert Park, VIC

At Albert Park, you’ll typically find sleek eateries and bars residing in…

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Shadowboxer

South Yarra, VIC

Toorak Road isn’t short of the odd classy wine bar and bistro, but most of…

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Starward Distillery

Port Melbourne, VIC

Port Melbourne’s Starward Distillery and Bar, named Australia’s Most…

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Casa Chino

Brunswick, VIC

Straight off the bat, the fit-out at Casa Chino already tops as one of the most…

Restaurants

2024 Hit List: The Best Restaurants In Melbourne CBD

Melbourne/Naarm is home to some of the best restaurants in the world, our innovative and ever-expanding dining scene continues to flourish…

Things To Do

10 Spots To Snap Striking Photos Around Aotearoa And Australia Right Now

This year's Sony Alpha Awards just landed, so we’ve sussed out some truly incredible places across Australia and New…

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The 16 Best Korean BBQ Restaurants In Melbourne For 2024

Korean BBQ restaurants have made quite the splash, a cuisine dear to many Melburnian's hearts and for very good reasons. The…

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Bau Bau

Mount Eliza, VIC

Tableside amaro, rare home-grown Italian veggies, and a head chef with impressive…

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Mesa Verde

Melbourne, VIC

If you dare climb Swanston Street’s Curtin House stairs or simply take the…

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Niku Shiki

Melbourne, VIC

Niku Shiki has graced The Glen for two years, cementing itself as the epicenter for…

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The Continental

Collingwood, VIC

The pair behind Johnston Street’s ‘70s-style bar Gum, Chris and Miles…

What's On

QVM’s OG Winter Night Markets Are Returning With A Stacked Three Month Program

Since the city’s reawakening in the past six months, we’ve seen several iterations of QVM’s night market return.…

Travel

Light Up The Night | Everywhere To Eat, Stay And Play On Your Vivid Vacay

See Sydney in a brand new light this year with our guide to the best spots to eat, stay, and play on your Vivid adventure.

Travel

11 Of Hong Kong’s Best Restaurants And Dining Experiences In 2024

Elevate your Hong Kong dining experience at these top-tier restaurants and hawkers markets.

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Rombe

Shopping centres are picking up their dining game as of late. Last year, Chadstone…

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1800 Lasagne

Thornbury, VIC

Once a lockdown delivery service—where piping-hot lasagne was delivered to your…

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Figlia

Brunswick East, VIC

Figlia made a splash in the Brunswick East dining scene a couple of years back now,…

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Hopper Joint

Prahran, VIC

Restaurateur Jason Jones and designer Brahman Perera—the minds behind…

Local Escapes

Here’s Why Daylesford Is One Of Our Top Spots For An Autumn Road Trip

Beautiful coastlines and beaches, mountain top walks, and relaxing day spas all await you in parts of regional Victoria. Here are some…

Australia

11 Of The Best Road Trips To Take In Australia In 2024

Pack the car, grab a mate and head for the open road.

Travel

The Best Hotels In Melbourne From Boutique To Bodacious (2024 Edition)

To be honest, we’re always looking for an excuse for a staycay in one of the best hotels in Melbourne. Birthday? Book a suite.…

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Bianchetto Bar

Kew, VIC

The restaurant and sibling bar duo isn’t a new concept by any means, but it is…

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Doju

Melbourne, VIC

Joining a growing line up of Korean restaurants across Melbourne, Doju is a sultry…

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Wagyu Ya Teppanyaki

Glen Waverley, VIC

The Wagyu Ya Group are a seemingly unstoppable force, with three locations operating…

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Otto

Auckland, NZ

Still rocking the Auckland Italian food scene, Otto (formerly Cotto) is one…

Travel

10 Of The Best Things To Do In Hong Kong In 2024

Drawing visitors from around the world with its irresistible blend of culture, cuisine and adventure, the vibrant city of Hong Kong is so…

Travel

5 Hong Kong Neighbourhoods That Are Topping Our Travel List For 2024

 From island paradises and lush green wonderlands to achingly cool art hubs and Michelin-star eateries, forget everything you…

Things To Do

10 Awesome Things To Do In Melbourne This Weekend

Melbourne has an easy breezy weekend on the horizon and there are a heap of activities to fit in. Here are 10 awesome things to do…

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Pirate Life South Melbourne

South Melbourne, VIC

South Melbourne has always been a foodie hotspot with the iconic South Melbourne…

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Maven By Morgan

Fitzroy, VIC

Morgan Hipworth was just 15 years-old when he opened his now widely successful…

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The Albion Hotel

Collingwood, VIC

The Albion Hotel has returned to its roots after a few different stints, the space…

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Robin’s Deli

Cheltenham, VIC

Melbourne is unapologetic about its current sanga craze, and it’s not slowing…

What's On

What’s On In Melbourne This Week, This Month And Beyond

It's 2024, and Melbourne's cultural grounds are firing on all burners with plenty of things to do. Festivals, Theatre, food and more…

Travel

50 Of The Best Places To Visit In Australia Right Now

From breathtaking islands and sugar white sand beaches to sun-baked landscapes and jaw-dropping natural wonders, Australia is a land of…

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Where To Find The Best Restaurants In St Kilda In 2024

There’s more to St Kilda than just backpacker culture and beachside vibes. With the iconic neighbourhood slowly making a comeback,…

Health + Wellness

The Skin Bar Armadale

Armadale, VIC

The Skin Bar has finally arrived in Melbourne with its new outpost in Armadale.…

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Brewmanity

South Melbourne, 3205

Somewhat surprisingly, Melbourne hasn’t had a rooftop brewery bar in her midst…

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Fleet Rooftop Bar

Melbourne, VIC

Soon to sit atop Vibe Hotel on the corner of Queen Street and Flinders Street is the…

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Sushi Baby

Brighton, VIC

Most sushi restaurants lean towards austere, restrained, and monochromatic—not…

What's On

After Sell-Out Seasons Overseas, Lightscape Is Returning To The Royal Botanic Gardens

Transformed into a world of light, colour and music, step into the Royal Botanic Gardens which has been reimagined into an immersive…

Restaurants

The Best Italian Restaurants In Melbourne For 2024

It's a tough gig narrowing down the best Italian restaurants in Melbourne/Naarm. We’re home to some of the best osterias and…

Cafes

Your 2024 Guide To The Best Breakfast In Melbourne

Melbourne is renowned for its rich coffee culture and the best breakfast spots. After all, our city would probably win the most variations…

Cafes

YAWYE

Melbourne , VIC

YAWYE is Little Collins Street’s all-new smoothie and acai bar here to level up…

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Ball Court Hotel

Sunbury, VIC

Sunbury’s Ball Court Hotel is back in the game after a multi-million-dollar…

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The Gertrude Hotel

Fitzroy, VIC

Gertrude Street is known to harbour some exquisite food and drink spots, and this…

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Rōnin

Melbourne, VIC

What started as a modest pop-up in the Docklands has transformed into an omakase with…

Food & Drink

Taste The Land Of Oz With WICKED Experiences at The Westin Melbourne

We’ve all heard of the Broadway musical WICKED making its anticipated touchdown in the heart of our city. Over at The Westin…

What's On

NGV Unveils Mega Yayoi Kusama Retrospective Featuring Kaleidoscopic Infinity Room

Today, the NGV has unveiled plans to host a huge Yayoi Kusama retrospective  featuring over 180 pieces of work, showcasing her entire…

Cafes

The Best Cafes In Melbourne For 2024

Melbourne/Naarm is home to some of the best cafes in the world—the standard we set is replicated all over, it's no surprise…

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Tokyo Motto

Melbourne , VIC

If you’ve had your ear to the ground waiting to hear the rumblings of a fresh…

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Purple Pit

Melbourne, Victoria

After several months of rumblings, hospo heavyweights Maurice Terzini and Joe Jones…

Food & Drink

The Keys Kiosk

Preston, 3072

If you’re unfamiliar with the good-times bowling alley that is The Keys, now is…

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Emil’s Cafe

Pascoe Vale South, 3044

Pascoe Vale South has a new all-day brunch spot that’s begging you to feel at…

Bars & Pubs

The Top 10 Dog-Friendly Pubs In Melbourne For 2024

Arriving at the local watering hole with your best mate by your side is unmatched. You’ll take a swig of a pint and…

Local Escapes

The Best Dog Friendly Accommodation In Melbourne And Victoria For 2024

We all love a holiday, but so do our pets. So next time you book a Victorian getaway, why not save yourself the hassle of a sitter and find…

Australia

Illuminate Returns With A Lineup Rich In Immersive Experiences And Plenty Of Late Night Parties

After attracting 1.3 million attendees in 2023, Illuminate Adelaide, a quintessential tradition in Adelaide’s cultural…

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Flâner Fragrances

Fitzroy, 3065

Scent is arguably the most powerful of all the senses—it can transport you to…

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Toddy Shop

Fitzroy, VIC

After many culinary residencies (Fitzroy’s Rochester Hotel, Avani Winery and…

Food & Drink

Brick Lane Market

Melbourne, VIC

The crew at Brick Lane Brewing have a brand new venture launching at the end of…

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Freddie’s Pizza Kitchen

Bentleigh, VIC

Harboured on a quiet side street in Bentleigh, Freddie’s Pizza Kitchen is a…