The Perth Hills Wine Region


Stretching around 120 kilometres from around Chittering in the north to Jarrahdale in the south, the Perth Hills region encompasses many small producers clustered in four sub regions along and to the east of the Darling Scarp – Chittering Valley, ...

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Taste Great Southern at Petition 2017


Taste Great Southern, the yearly celebration of the wine and food of the region ended on the weekend with a couple of events centred on Albany, and I thought it opportune to talk about one of the Perth based events that occurred just last ...

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Perth Night Noodle market


The Night Noodle Market kicked off on Wednesday night at Elizabeth Quay, and we were lucky enough to be invited for the official launch. More than 20 stall holders will be on hand nightly until 2 April as part of Good Food Month selling their many ...

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Taste Great Southern


The lucky 13th edition of one of the biggest events on the calendar for all those who love food and wine – Taste Great Southern - kicks off on 23rd March and runs across three weekends winding up on Sunday April 7th. And for the first time as well as ...

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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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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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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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