Due South

DueSouth

Due South is situated on the Albany waterfront in the shadow of the striking Entertainment Centre. A large, open and airy space it serves up traditional tavern and pub food, along with a few other meals not from that playbook – a feature of the food ...

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Liberté

Noodles

The London Hotel on Stirling Terrace houses one of, if not the, best destinations in Albany – Liberté – a wine bar, coffee shop, tea rooms, restaurant – with the area at the rear of the place a wonderland of baroque style furniture – plush velvet, ...

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Albany – the heart of the Great Southern

QP

This past week in Albany allowed us to experience the charms of one of Western Australia’s most attractive cities – the quite stunning harbour, wonderful old pre-Federation buildings lining Stirling Terrace, conspicuous waterfront Entertainment ...

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3drops at Post

Main

Post is one of the best restaurants in Perth – always excellent food in an outstanding location, and last week it was the setting for a great dining and wine tasting experience when Joanne Bradbury from 3Drops hosted a dinner to showcase her wines, ...

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Sittella Harvest Event

Tart

Saturday, a glorious day in the Swan Valley saw a gathering of wine and food bloggers for the inaugural Harvest@Sittella event. The day started in the rotunda on the lawns of the winery – with the impact of the recent deluge very evident, ...

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Pinchos

PotatoSalad

With Leederville the setting for a recent Fringe Show, three of us stopped in at Pinchos – just across the road – for a quick and early dinner, and it had the added advantage of us being able to keep an eye on the doors of the venue to ensure we were ...

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Shania Choir

Choir

Well our Fringe binge is almost at an end, with all the shows we booked for over, but what a way to finish the trip – last night at the Circus Tent in the Cultural Precinct, we were treated to the preview session of Shania Choir which is running for ...

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Tasik Indonesian

KecapManis

Situated in an old house in Aberdeen Street, the rooms of which as well as the enclosed veranda make for a variety of dining areas, Tasik Indonesian has been around for quite a while, always popular with lunch specials appealing to the workers from ...

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A Summer’s Night in Paris

Cathrine

Cathrine Summers reprised her sell-out performance from last year’s Fringe in the dark, moodily lit surrounds of Babushka in Leederville – A Summers Night in Paris took the form of a slightly seedy Paris jazz club of the 1930’s and 40’s with Cathrine ...

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Bringing Back Bacharach

BBsingers

Ellington Jazz Club was the setting for another great Fringe show – a salute to the many hits of Burt Bacharach and Hal David- performed in inimitable style by Ali Bodycoat, Libby Hammer and Rob Pring to a packed audience who sang along happily and ...

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