Eat, drink, explore: Spending Saturday in Ascot Vale

Ascot Vale is one of Melbourne’s most exciting suburbs. It’s just six kilometres from the city centre, which gives it a buzzing atmosphere and thriving cafe culture. Despite its central lo... View more

Victorian state Government promises extensive new rail loop

Victorian State Premier Daniel Andrews has announced plans for a $50 billion rail loop that will connect every major line in Melbourne and include 12 new underground stations. If re-elected in Novembe... View more

How to spend the perfect Saturday in Carlton North

Carlton North has a unique history – one shaped by prisons, cemeteries and even an asylum. Today, this gem located just north of the famous Queen Victoria Market Precinct has come along way. And... View more

Nelson Alexander’s guide to Melbourne winter 2018

Melbourne may have a reputation for its fickle weather – particularly when temperatures plummet and the wind roars. But that doesn’t mean the city can’t be enjoyed year-round! At Nel... View more

How to spend the perfect Saturday in Coburg

Coburg is an amazing suburb that is only getting better. Here, a rich immigrant background has made for a diverse community – and some incredible dining options. With cafes and shopping, excelle... View more

What do you think of these five metro tunnel station designs?

In order to do away with the ‘retro metro’ of Melbourne, the city has taken on an exciting new project: the Melbourne Metro Tunnel. Slated for completion by 2025, the development will equi... View more

How to spend the perfect day in Ivanhoe

Wander through Ivanhoe and you’d never guess you were just a 20-minute drive from the city centre. Compared to neighbouring suburbs, Ivanhoe is a peaceful paradise, complete with picturesque hil... View more

3 things northsiders need to do before winter begins in Melbourne

‘Four seasons in one day’. The well-known adage – which Melbourne northsiders seem to enjoy as much as their morning latte – is not only fun to say, it’s also remarkably ... View more

What you need to know about the Melbourne public transport update

In order to better meet the needs of our people – and, of course, hold our title as the world’s most livable city – Melbourne is racing ahead, revamping our public transport systems ... View more

Introducing: Thornbury Picture House

Thornbury residents have another reason to smile: a gorgeous new cinema, converted by Melbourne film producer and seasoned cinema genius Gus Berger. Gus’ decision to take on his big project in M... View more

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