Your guide to Rutherglen and King Valley wineries

Schnapps tasting at Wild Brumby, near Jindabyne

Disclaimer: while this is in no way a paid advertisement, it will sound like one. These wine regions are special! Boyfriend and I have a knack for cramming a lot into our holidays, and our Easter trip to the Beechworth … Continue reading

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L’Artista, Belconnen

Gorgeous skies from 1600-1800m!

Zeffirelli’s on Chandler Street in Belconnen was an institution – but one of those that we took for granted as always being there, and never really frequented. It turns out a few people must’ve taken it for granted, because it closed down back in February. For months we’ve been wondering …

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Provenance, Beechworth

Taking the Like Canberra shirt on tour through the Snowy Mountains...

Japanese-influenced Provenance’s reputation precedes it (it’s a two-hatted restaurant, after all) and it’s another ‘must-do’ for our Beechworth trip. In fact, we book our table there for Good Friday before we even think about booking anything else (including accommodation!). It … Continue reading

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Chef’s Table at Old Parliament House*

Japanese eggplant

Reading back on my review of the Starlight Dinner at Old Parliament House as part of Enlighten earlier this year, you can hear the disbelief in my (writing) voice. The night appeared to have little connection to Enlighten, and we found the use of the venue, and the food, underwhelming. …

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