De Bortoli Wines

With my blog hitting the one year mark this month and my parents taking the trip of a lifetime to Europe, it is only fitting that I took the drive to De Bortoli last week.  You should all know by now from reading my first blog piece (What Am I Doing and Why Am I … More De Bortoli Wines

What’s on

What’s On? Looking for something to do this Weekend?  Well look no further.  Book the babysitter and pull out your gumboots – it’s Gumboot Season in the Yarra Valley, and like the new craze Pokemon Go, you will find savings on wine throughout the Valley.  The only thing you need is someone to tell you … More What’s on

Gumboot Season 2016

It’s ‘Gumboot Season’ in the Yarra Valley.  You will find specials behind many a Cellar Door, as you discover this wet yet beautiful region throughout July.  Your gumboots will earn you the following:   Boat O’Craigo  458 Maroondah Hwy, Healesville 15% off wine at Cellar Door. Coombe Yarra Valley:  673-675 Maroondah Hwy, Coldstream  15% discount … More Gumboot Season 2016

Levantine Hill

  Can I tell you a secret? Yarra Valley Life is a bit of a stalker!!! It’s true! You see it’s been a year almost to the day since I discovered the intriguing Levantine Hill Estate on social media.  It’s been a year since I vowed to go and try their tasting menu – because … More Levantine Hill

Bom Gosto

Tucked down a side street, off the main drag, is a funky little café called Bom Gosto.  It is safe to say the coffee scene has exploded in Lilydale and this is one of many destinations to choose from when foraging for a coffee stop or lunch.   It has fast become a local favourite for … More Bom Gosto

TarraWarra Estate

  Discovering TarraWarra Estate is like discovering an oasis in the desert, you want to drink it all in as fast as you can.  From the gate you feel a peace settle over you as you are thrown into a property that mixes the beauty found in both nature and art perfectly.  Melbourne’s autumn is … More TarraWarra Estate

Essenza Yarra Valley

Melbourne’s coffee scene is so well established it is making an impact on the cafes opening their doors in the outer suburbs, where traditionally the funk, charisma and overall ‘city vibe’ is not important.  Eessenza Yarra Valley has been leading the way in a new wave of stylish coffee houses popping up in Healesville over … More Essenza Yarra Valley

The Little Vineyard

  To continue what seems to be a ‘little’ theme this month I decided to head on down to The Little Vineyard.  It’s location was not new to me as it is situated on a road that has slowly become my photographic goldmine.  Littered with rural scenes that scream my name so loud that I … More The Little Vineyard