Tacos y Liquor, a Cosy New Taqueria From Igni’s Aaron Turner, Opens in Geelong
14 Jan 2021
Food & Drink With its small menu and relaxed feel, the acclaimed chef’s newest spot pays homage to LA’s taco trucks and Mexico’s taco shops – albeit with high-definition cooking and tap wines from a new-wave winemaker.
Art & Design
Gem, a New Aussie-Made Toothpaste, is Free From Synthetic Nasties and Comes in Four Minty Flavours
20 Jan 2021
Art & Design These probiotic toothpastes are chemical-free, but full of plant-based ingredients to strengthen teeth, kill bacteria and foam up nicely, just like the regular stuff. And soon, they’ll be stocked at Mecca.
Luxury Hotel W Melbourne Opens Next Month, With a New Restaurant From Coda’s Adam D’Sylva and a “Cocoon-Like” Cocktail Bar With a Secret Entrance
13 Jan 2021
Travel The bold new hotel will have 294 guest rooms, including a presidential suite with a 40-square-metre balcony overlooking the Yarra. There’ll also be an intimate, 30-seat Japanese diner; an all-in-one cafe, wine bar and deli; and more.
13 of Melbourne’s Best Outdoor Pools
20 Jan 2021
Active Beat the heat at an invigorating saltwater pool; a heritage-listed, brutalist spot with an intriguing backstory; or a competition pool where you’ll feel like an Olympian. Plus, a north-side institution with bleachers for lounging, and another with a colourful “splashpad” for kids.