Faber Vineyard Harvest Seafood Barbecue

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Faber, one the best of the many Swan Valley wineries, held a celebration to mark harvest over the long weekend, with a seafood barbeque as its centre point – along with the wines of course. Tables and chairs were set up behind the tasting room under ...

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Perth Night Noodle Market – 2018

The Night Noodle Market which has proved so popular over the past couple of years is on again from 16 to 25 March as part of Good Food Month in Perth. Each night Elizabeth Quay, with free entry, will be transformed into an Asian Hawker style ...

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Swan Valley Sweet Temptations Trail

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This tourist trail, designed as part of the WA Trails initiative, has as its focus some of the world class produce of the Swan Valley – one of WA’s best destinations, a world away from the bustle of Perth, but less than half an hour from the ...

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Good Food Month 2018

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Well March is almost upon us, and the Fringe and summer are drawing to a close, but Perth still has Good Food Month ahead – always something to anticipate. Perth is set to be set ablaze by a series of exciting culinary and sensory ...

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Movin’ Melvin Brown!

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It was rock and roll heaven last night at the Perth Town Hall – under the soaring wooden ceilings songwriter, singer, dancer, showman, Movin’ Melvin Brown brought the legendary father of rock n roll Chuck Berry to life. In a satiny red suit he tap ...

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Dao of Dylan

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All decked out in pink last night, downstairs at the Maj, rock and jazz divas Monique DiMattina and Rebecca Barnard let loose their brilliant Dylan interpretive show for the Fringe. In pink because they kicked off the performance with not a Dylan ...

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You Only Live Twice – the music of Nancy Sinatra

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Last year at the Fringe, Danielle O’Malley entertained us with a Liverpudlian accent and her tribute to Cilla Black – last night, Downstairs at the Maj, with bleached blonde big hair, mini-skirts, a Noo Joisey accent and the trademark boots she ...

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Livvy and Pete

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The last time we saw Michael Griffiths and Amelia Ryan performing their tribute to Olivia Newton John and Peter Allen was downstairs at the Maj in August with Amelia 7 and a half months pregnant with Archie (who arrived in October) but still suited ...

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Kabaret Dietrich

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I have heard about musicians “playing the saw” but never seen it until tonight when Nikki Nouveau played a stunning musical accompaniment to her rendition of Falling in Love Again as part of her entrancing Fringe World tribute to the great chanteuse ...

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Best of 2017

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Well with Australia Day past, and everyone heading back to work and school, it seems opportune to look back on the year just gone and the best of what went down in 2017. As far as bars and the like, well one of the most impressive we visited ...

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