IMMERSE

Today marks a day of love for many in Australia as it is Valantine’s Day.  Throughout the country couples are celebrating their love for one another, while others are chasing the idea of a new beginning.  So on this day of bold moves and loving gestures it seems only right to introduce to you Immerse … More IMMERSE

Healesville Hotel

When I heard that my last assignment with Yarra Ranges Tourism would be the Healesville Hotel I found myself awaiting my visit with anticipation and excitement.  I had heard through social media that the historic hotel had landed itself with a hat from the Good Food Guide recently and looked forward to experiencing the acclaimed … More Healesville Hotel

Tea Leaves

Question:  What woman doesn’t want to earn a living while sitting back, drinking a cup of tea and reading her favourite magazine? Meet Teri, who decided that retirement was not for her and wanted to sell tea from a stall while reading her favourite gossip magazine.  Little did she know that 25 years later Tea … More Tea Leaves

Soumah

Italy is at the top of my bucket list and is yet to be discovered by my pasta obsessed taste buds and view driven eyes.  I long to experience the Italian way of life and journey along the Amalfi coast stopping in each town to appreciate their traditions and taste their wares.  So to be … More Soumah

Coonara Springs

Have you noticed that if you don’t polish your silver it becomes tarnished and dull?  Like a piece of silverware Coonara Springs had become a little tarnished, a little dull:  The garden overgrown and the building tired and worn.  It looked as though years of serving the locals had taken its toll and it was … More Coonara Springs

September Planner

All Month Long: TarraWarra Museum Exhibition – TarraWarra Biennial 2016: Endless Circulation Dates of Exhibition 19 Aug – 6 November Click here for more details on TarraWarra Museum Weekly Happenings: Wednesday The Independent Gembrook $32 per head for a two course set menu Drinks are additional. Bookings: 03  5968 1110 Thursday The Farm Yarra Valley … More September Planner

Fathers Day

Have you booked Father’s Day yet?  Well, here are a few options from the Yarra Valley and Dandenonge Ranges. Don’t miss out and remember to book. Click on photos for Yarra Valley Life write up.   Coonara Springs (New and a must try) $75 per person for 2 courses $95 per person for 3 courses … More Fathers Day