Restaurant - 13 February 2013

SIC ‘EM REX

Jimbo & Rex: Crown Melbourne, Southbank VIC www.crownmelbourne.com.au Located within the new West End at Crown, Jimbo & Rex is a warm, inviting space — perfect for meeting friends for a drink, or stop for a meal. There’s plenty to enjoy about the Mim Design fitout as well: the lofty ceiling heights with floating beams,

Local - 5 February 2013

STARS AT THE STAR

    The Star hosted the Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts (AACTAs) Awards last week. This meant an intimate luncheon for over 600 Australian film and television production elite, a globally-broadcast theatre style Awards Night for 1500 guests; two distinct after parties and luxury accommodation for A-list guests. The multipurpose space was initially

Casino - 5 December 2012

JIMBO & REX AT CROWN MELBOURNE

Jimbo & Rex The West End, Crown Melbourne, Southbank (03) 9292 8888 or www.crownmelbourne.com.au/jimbo-and-rex   These are images of Mim Design’s work on Jimbo & Rex at Crown Melbourne. It’s the newest pub experience in the West End.

Casino - 5 November 2012

CROWN PERTH

It was only September when Crown Perth officially entered the world, superseding the older Burswood Entertainment Complex, but what a few months it’s been. The casino floor was substantially expanded, and the opening of a plethora of restaurants and bars as part of the Crown complex has heralded a change in the hospitality landscape of

Casino - 25 October 2012

MORE FROM CROWN PERTH – NOBU

  The beautiful Nobu serves modern Japanese cuisine with Peruvian influences, designed by architect Michael Fiebrich who is based in Singapore. Overlooking Perth City, river, pools and tropical gardens, Nobu Perth offers diners a theatrical Teppanyaki experience (the only Nobu restaurant with Teppanyaki) complete with a private Teppan dining room. Another unique feature is the Sake

Industry - 22 October 2012

MORE FROM CROWN PERTH – ROCKPOOL

  Andrew Hill, Chief Operating Officer – Hotels and Entertainment at Crown Perth, says: “Neil Perry needs no introduction; this restaurant, designed by Grant Cheyne, is softer and more relaxed than its Sydney and Melbourne sisters. It features a large, light and spacious dining room with central open kitchen and signature, wood fired grill, custom

Industry - 22 October 2012

SNEAK PEEK AT MODO MIO

VENUE will be featuring an interview with Andrew Hill, F&B director at Crown Perth, in the next issue. But just for you, we will preview some images of the new venues opening at Crown Perth online.   Modo Mio showcases modern Italian cuisine with Milanese Chef Giampaolo Maffini leading the team. Architect Michael Fiebrich from

Casino - 4 October 2012

STAR STUFF

The Star: 80 Pyrmont St, Pyrmont NSW www.star.com.au There’s already much to be proud of, but Mike Henry can’t take his eyes off the half-completed Events Centre. He and venue have been inspecting the finished and not-quite finished scope of The Star’s refurbishment and from a vantage point we can see the progress. It’s big

Café - 17 September 2012

COTTA NOMINATED FOR BEST CAFE DESIGN

Cotta The West End at Crown, Clarendon St, Melbourne (03) 9292 8888 or www.thewestendatcrown.com.au   Mim Design’s work on Cotta at Crown has been shortlisted for Best Cafe Design at this year’s Eat-Drink-Design Awards. Mim worked on custom furniture and lighting pieces, visual merchandising, uniforms and packaging for the cafe as well as the interior design.

Industry - 1 August 2012

NEW CROWN TOWERS IN PERTH

Crown Towers Perth Burswood Entertainment Complex, Perth www.crownlimited.com   Crown Limited has decided to undertake the development of a new six star, luxury hotel to be known as Crown Towers Perth. The total investment in the Crown Towers project (inclusive of land) is expected to be $568 million. The 500 room new luxury hotel will