3drops at Post


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


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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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


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


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 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


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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You’re my world


I used to love the Cilla Black show when it was on TV many moons ago, and last night, downstairs at His Maj, it was as if we were all in the audience of one of those memorable events. From the opening salvo of “Step Inside Love”, Danielle O’Malley ...

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Well we have seen some wonderful shows at this year’s Fringe festival – and with more to come – but after last night’s brilliant performance of Starman, I reckon we have hit the jackpot. Dutch showman Sven Ratzke took us on a musical and ...

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Reveal – Pier Martel


We attended the opening of an eye-catching exhibition at Guildford Village Potters yesterday – Reveal is a display of the paintings of local Guildford artist, Pier Martel. From a French-Canadian background, and living in WA since 2000, Pier’s ...

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