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Knightsbridge Penthouse to have a super time for their 10th birthday

KNIGHTSBRIDGE Penthouse will celebrate its 10th year in operation during the June 20/21 weekend. Bartenders, patrons, DJs, and more, will join together to celebrate what has become an institution for Canberra’s nightlife and the Braddon precinct. Saturday June 21 they will host Knightsbridge X – birthday edition; a superhero-themed birthday bash. Continuing the dress-up tradition, […]

Chefs to star in oyster festival

CHEFS from three of the south coast’s “hatted” restaurants will be the stars of April’s Narooma Oyster Festival. Huw Jones, of Zanzibar, Merimbula; Josh Tyler, of Tyler’s Pantry, Mogo, and Dave Campbell, of Wharf Rd, Nowra, will demonstrate some of their signature dishes at the Festival’s Naturally Gourmet Fair on Saturday, April 5. All three […]

Dining: Heavenly, exotic and vibrant

THE world is such a small place. With food, this means easy access to incredible produce and methods of cooking – from every corner of the earth. On the menu at Camellia is Sri Lankan cuisine with its heavenly aromas, exotic spices and vibrant colours. The name comes from “Camellia sinensis”, a superb tea species […]

New designs on food

HOW does a fashion designer end up behind the counter of a newly opened “gourmet take away/dine-in” on busy Lonsdale Street? Sara Poguet, who launched a collection under her label Mec and the Maid at Fashfest, is the fashion designer. It’s fascinating that her focus has changed from models and makeup to Chez Frederic, but […]