Sixteen Leading Melburnians on the One Place They Can’t Wait To Go Once Lockdown Ends
20 Oct 2021
City File Andrew McConnell wants a lavish long lunch at a Cantonese institution. Lord Mayor Sally Capp is craving sky-high drinks at an iconic rooftop bar. And Ben Shewry is taking rapper Briggs on a food tour. Plus, more picks from social media star Mimi Elashiry, the podcasters behind Shameless, comedian Nazeem Hussain and more.
Art & Design
Shop Cute Artist-Designed Caps – and This Affordable Art Fundraiser – To Support Melbourne’s Blindside Gallery
21 Oct 2021
Art & Design The longstanding not-for-profit, inside the iconic Nicholas Building, has had a brutal few years. “So many artists and curators have had their shows closed down or rescheduled.” You can help by buying a cap that reads “I’m giving you this cap because I love you” or one of more than 100 incredible works by exciting contemporary artists – from $150.
The Australian Chamber Orchestra Announces 2022 Season – And Finds Its First Permanent HQ, After 46 Years
21 Oct 2021
Entertainment From seedy surrounds in Kings Cross to a subterranean bunker, the internationally renowned and respected ACO finally has the spectacular home it deserves. Its 2022 season includes a cinematic masterpiece, a tribute to a late jazz musician and a celebration of the tango.
International Travellers Will No Longer Need to Quarantine in Victoria from November 1
22 Oct 2021
City File Fully vaxxed travellers returning to, or visiting, Melbourne won’t have to isolate. Hotel quarantine will still be in place for unvaccinated arrivals. The news comes after the state celebrates 70 per cent double-dose.