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Nigella Lawson returns to Western Australia for the Gourmet Escape

Nigella Lawson returns to Western Australia for the Gourmet Escape

Celebrity cook and much-loved author and TV presenter Nigella Lawson will be returning to Western Australia for the Gourmet Escape this November. This year the expanded foodies event will not only be held in Margaret River but will also see a range of events rolled out across the Swan Valley as well. If you’re a […]

Get some soup for lunch and support the fight against homelessness

Get some soup for lunch and support the fight against homelessness

Show your support for National Homelessness week by dropping grabbing a cup of soup for lunch from a pop-up soup kitchen in Brookfield Place. The objective of the soup kitchen is to increase awareness of homelessness in the community and health issues surrounding homelessness. They sell soup donated by Brookfield restaurants including; Basilica, The Apple […]

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Mt Hawthorn Streets & Lanes Festival springs to life

Mt Hawthorn Streets & Lanes Festival springs to life

The much loved Mt Hawthorn Streets and Lanes Festival is back this Sunday with an all-ages celebration in the Town Centre. As many as 70,000 people are expected to his the streets of Mt Hawthorn for tasty eats, tunes, performers and art, as well as one-off outdoor restaurants, cafes, pop-up bars, family entertainment and heaps […]

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Is it worth queuing for an hour for ramen?

Is it worth queuing for an hour for ramen?

Sometimes you go through phases of being obsessed with a particular food. This can lead you to a quest to find the perfect Caesar’s Salad or see you visit every Mexican restaurant in town. Currently my partner is quite obsessed with ramen. So we headed off to check out Perth’s latest ramen offering Keisuke Tonkotsu […]

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Pride’s annual picnic is on this weekend, here’s our tips for a great feast

Pride’s annual picnic is on this weekend, here’s our tips for a great feast

Pride’s annual picnic is the park is on this Saturday. It’ll be taking place at the Kyilla Community Farmer’s Market in Kyilla Park in North Perth from 8am – 12pm. Aside from attending the picnic, you can also stock up on fresh produce from the markets while you’re there, and there’s heaps of food available […]

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Calling all bakers, John Carey’s holding a cake competition!

Calling all bakers, John Carey’s holding a cake competition!

Are you a good baker? Do you have a cake that’s your specialty? John Carey, the member for Perth, is holding the electorate’s first ever community bake off. The competition is only open to people who live in the City of Vincent and the City of Perth, and it’s only open to amateur cooks. The […]

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Satisfy your sweet tooth with chocolates for marriage equality

Satisfy your sweet tooth with chocolates for marriage equality

The Margaret River Chocolate Company is showing their support for marriage equality with a special range of chocolates that help support the campaign for change. The equality campaign has been given a sweet and colourful boost with the popular chocolate company launching a limited edition rainbow coloured version of its highly popular milk chocolate pastelles. […]

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Get your every day food truck fix at Graffiti on King Street

Get your every day food truck fix at Graffiti on King Street

Food-truck concept inspired Graffiti is set to roll up its window to the people of Perth this October. Serving up artisan coffee from West Australian supplier Blacklist, with gourmet-to-go eats straight from the wood-fire grill, Graffiti is set to bring delicious food and quality coffee hits to the city centre. Well-known local street artist, Daek […]

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You can now get ‘Tom of Finland’ vodka

Tom of Finland vodka has just been released in the United Kingdom. The homoerotic artwork of artist Touko Laaksonen is celebrated in a new film, and the special vodka has been created in conjunction with the film. The Organic Vodka (40% ABV) is a new super-premium spirit distilled in Finland from organic wheat and rye. The […]

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Mt Hawthorn Streets and Lanes Festival ready to roll

Mt Hawthorn Streets and Lanes Festival ready to roll

The streets and lanes of Mount Hawthorn will be bursting with food, music, markets, and Perth’s biggest Onesie Flash mob this Sunday.  The Mount Hawthorn Streets and Lanes Festival will have it’s third annual outing offering a full day of free entertainment and activities as the Mount Hawthorn precinct becomes all ages a pedestrian piazza from between […]

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