First Look: Bask in the Glow of Bar Paradox, Supernormal’s Subterranean Drinking Den, Before It’s Too Late
12 Apr 2022
Food & Drink For the next two weeks, it’s the place to be. Descend the spiral staircase for delightfully squishable pork katsu rolls and build-your-own “baolinis” paired with clever cocktails by Orlando Marzo.
Art & Design
Yolngu Artist Margaret Rarru Garrawurra Has Won the Richest Art Prize in Australia
05 Aug 2022
Art & Design The Arnhem Land artist received the $100,000 Telstra Art Award for her monumental woven sculpture, which references the connections between Yolngu people and the people of modern-day Indonesia. It’s the biggest prize in the annual Telstra National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Art Awards.
Now Open: Three Hospo Talents – From Lume, Black Pearl and Bondi’s Rocker – Bring Mediterranean Vibes to St Kilda
04 Aug 2022
Food & Drink Inspired by European coastal dining, with a native Australian twist, Loti is a nod to the building’s history as the former St Moritz ice-skating rink. Come for butter-poached scampi tail, red emperor cured in desert lime, or barbequed ribs with old man saltbush.
113 Eatery’s Owner To Close His Northcote Restaurant After a Scooter Stunt Goes Horribly Wrong
03 Aug 2022
Food & Drink “It is frustrating and honestly I am ready to give up,” says owner Lorenzo Tron, who was already struggling to keep the shop open following the impacts of lockdowns and staff shortages. “It will cost us our beloved restaurant.”
Coming Soon: Curtis Stone Is Opening a Private Dining Space in Melbourne, His First in Australia
03 Aug 2022
Food & Drink The new 120-seater – Grace by Curtis Stone Events – will serve a bespoke menu for guests in a beloved Richmond building. It’s the LA-based celebrity chef’s first bricks-and-mortar venue in his home town.