On the weekend, we went to see the FEMMES fresh flower show by Fleurs de Villes held in the Royal Botanic Garden, Sydney. It is an amazing fresh flower showcase, where flowers prepared by florists around Australia been made in to mannequins of extraordinarily women from politics, sport, fashion, art, design, history and more. We … Continue reading Femmes – Floral Showcase
Having visited Cape Byron Distillery, we have tried all their wonderful products, and even got to try their whisky ahead of its release to the public. We are excited to hear and subsequently share to you all that master distiller, co-founder Jim McEwan and co-founder and distiller Eddie Brook are releasing their first single malt … Continue reading Cape Byron Distillery launches their single malt whisky
The Sip Studio Wollongong is a great place your next event; birthday celebration, staff get together or hens party. It combines painting and a mix of a drink or too and snacks for a fun activity. The studio has everything set up for you in terms of the canvas, brushes, paints and equipment, and you … Continue reading The Sip Studio Wollongong
What better way to embrace the cold of winter than to enjoy a whisky dinner staring Highland Park Whisky. The pop-up dining event was held in the Royal Botanic Gardens and this whisky event and 3 course dinner is the perfect way to try Highland Park Whisky. Their highly acclaimed slightly peated Scottish whisky from … Continue reading Highland Park Wild Harmony whisky dinner
We headed to the Gin Palooza, held in the Paddington Town Hall. This is a great venue holding many stalls that were spaced out and you could move about easily to visit each distiller. The entrance ticket included unlimited tastes of the gins on offer, within reason. Hosted by the Australian Gin Distillers Association, an … Continue reading Gin Palooza – most certainly a fun day out!
We were invited to our friend Pete’s place (where_do_i_eat_pete) to have a catch up and also celebrate his well deserved 10k following. He has a big backyard which was suitable for a get together and especially an outdoor wood fired pizza party. He used the The Italian Job Catering Co which specialises in a Mobile … Continue reading The Italian Job Catering Co
Whirly bird are at it again, keeping the masses entertained. Their regular Saturday night show at the Birdcage is super popular with all things glitz, glam and Burlesque. Visit the event and receive a glass of champagne and a three course dinner for $89. Birdcage's popularity has led to a new Friday night event titled "Wanted + Wild, … Continue reading Music, dancing and Burlesque galore. See this show, you’ll be begging for more! @ Wanted + Wild Rock and Roll Follies, the Birdcage.
Having opened it’s doors in June, an elegant interior of free form art provides an irreproachable setting for celebration and purlieu. The vision of their menu is one that triumphantly reimagines Chinese cuisine. The impact on classic dishes many have come to know and love as staples in this food is subtle, yet compelling. … Continue reading Mama Mulan for your next event!
Sydney’s Biggest Backyard on show is a public celebration to commemorate its 50th Anniversary. Stretching over 27km from Blacktown to Liverpool and Fairfield, we spent the day exploring Bungarribee Park and some of the many free activities open to the visitors until the 4th August. It was great to see the recent $15m dollar conservation and … Continue reading Sydney’s Biggest Backyard turns 50!
We attended the free annual event, the Bastille Festival in Circular Quay. Held from 12-15th July, it was a huge street gathering to celebrate all things French: food, wine and art. A precursor to more celebrations to come with the huge World Cup victory by France. It was interesting to try different wines from different … Continue reading Where to enjoying Bastille Day with a French wine passport