New Venues - 18 November 2021

Mövenpick Hotel Opening – Melbourne

Melbourne is now home to Australia’s second Mövenpick Hotel and its daily Chocolate Hour Accor’s newest Mövenpick Hotel, Mövenpick Hotel Melbourne on Spencer, is now open and delighting first guests with its daily Chocolate Hour and stylish guestrooms and suites. This highly anticipated opening brings the world-renowned Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts brand to Australia’s most

New Venues - 22 September 2021

Deeds Brewing Taproom

Located within an authentically industrial building in Glen Iris, the Deeds Brewing Taproom is an immersive experience bringing patrons into the centre of the craft beer production facility whilst providing an elevated beverage-focused hospitality venue. The fitout extracts principles behind the manufacturing processes and redefines the rhythm of the structural elements exposed in the warehouse

Retail - 24 May 2021

80 Collins Melbourne

80 Collins celebrates retail and dining openings with a new Melbourne Food & Wine Festival event series, an installation from designer Şener Besim and more Melbourne’s newest destination for luxury, 80 Collins, reinvigorates the ‘Paris End’ of Collins St with a new network of laneways leading to a discovery of highly curated flagship and concept

Bar - 17 May 2021

Hope St Radio Collingwood

Pete Baxter and Jack Shaw are set to open the doors to Hope St Radio, a new wine bar and custom-built home for the much-loved radio station, on Thursday May 11. The new Hope St Radio home and wine bar builds on its community DNA, incorporating works by the pair’s friends and families, lovingly brought

Club & RSL - 7 December 2020

Moon Dog World

Moon Dog has shot from backyard beers with the boys to one of the largest brewery operations in the country. We talk to founders Josh UIljans and Karl van Buuren about the story so far.

Hotel - 8 August 2014


The Larwill Studio 48 Flemington Rd, Parkville VIC 3052 (03) 9032 9111 or The late Australian artist David Larwill is the namesake artist for new boutique hotel The Larwill Studio, which is opening on September 8. The first Studio property in Melbourne for Art Series Hotel Group, The Larwill Studio will be dedicated to

Bar - 24 June 2014


Mr Big Stuff 16 Meyers Place, Melbourne 3000 (03) 9639 7411 or   Mr Big Stuff, the new restaurant and bar located in Meyers Place, shares its name with the iconic song from the 1970’s, which sets the tone for both the food offering and the space itself. The concept was born from a

Local - 5 June 2014


Stokehouse City 7 Alfred Place, Melbourne 3000 (03) 9525 5555 or Melbourne institution Stokehouse has returned, with the opening of Stokehouse City in the CBD. The new venue is a reincarnation of the original restaurant at St Kilda, sadly lost to fire. It’s an all-in-one location, with fine dining upstairs and a casual bar

Restaurant - 1 May 2014


Fonda Flinders Lane 31 Flinders Lane, Melbourne (03) 8686 7300 or A ‘Fonda’ is a Mexican home kitchen selling food to the public. Following the Mexican wave of success from Chapel Street, Fonda has opened a new restaurant in Flinders Lane. The new location is the third to join the Fonda family of fast

Function Space - 24 October 2013


The Park 36 Lakeside Drive, Albert Park Melbourne (03) 8488 7519 or Perched on the edge of the iconic Albert Park Lake’s edge, The Park is opening after extensive renovations. The former Powerhouse has been transformed into a contemporary, boutique space. Floor to ceiling windows offer sweeping views of the lake, allowing for an