Sex, Death & Dirt

EightySix, Braddon, Canberra

Words: Jane Speechley   Photos: Monica Tindall Restaurant eightysix burst onto the Canberra dining scene in early 2013 and quickly earned a reputation for its unorthodox style: the relaxed manner of the staff, the steering toward share plates, and the bustling o…

Clonakilla Winery

Clonakilla – Some of Australia’s Best Wine

Recently back from wine school in France I’m excited to get back into the scene in Australia to see how my new knowledge adds to my Aussie experience. And, we (dad’s my travel companion on this trip) are in very good hands, those of Australian Wine Maker of the Yea…

Robyn Rowe Chocolates, NSW

Robyn Rowe Chocolates, Murrumbateman

Fine chocolate is worth crossing the border for, and to learn a little more about the intricacies of this popular treat we cross the state line from our ACT base and enter NSW for a chocolate making and tasting session at Robyn Rowe Chocolates. These handcrafted cre…