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Herb and Chilli Festival 2020

While it is heating up around Albert Park with the F1s why not enjoy a “hot” weekend at the two day Herb and Chilli Festival 2020 celebrating all things related to Herbs & Chillis. The Festival is held in Wandin, Saturday 14th and Sunday 15th March, from 10.00am to 5.00pm. Expect an abundance of sumptuous food and drinks, lively music and sensational entertainment to suit every …

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Supanova Comic Con

If you are looking for something a bit different to do today (March 8) express your inner geek in costume at Supanova Comic Con & Gaming, Australia’s premier pop culture event, Melbourne Showgrounds, Ascot Vale. Celebrate the worlds of film and television fantasy comic books anime sci-fi cartoons books gaming and collectables. With a merchandise hall, workshop, cosplayers and …

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Fanzone at ICC Women’s T20 World Cup

The ICC Women’s T20 World Cup 2020 final between India and Australia will take place at the Melbourne Cricket Ground on Sunday 8 March, International Women’s Day. Melbourne will be brought alive with the excitement and colour of the ICC Women’s T20 World Cup with a free Fanzone at Yarra Park, East Melbourne on Saturday 7 …

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Take the Cake

In the 1980s The Australian Women’s Weekly Children’s Birthday Cake Book changed the shape of birthday parties across the country. Now it’s time to celebrate the birthday of the book itself, as it turns 40. In response to the Melbourne Design Week 2020 theme How can design shape life? This collaborative exhibition developed by Melbourne Food & …

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Not long now to Moomba

March’s long weekend and Moomba returns this Friday!  From 6 to 9 March the City of Melbourne comes alive with the Moomba Festival and it’s free. Discover the magic of Moomba with heaps of free things to keep all ages having fun – from face painting, basketball and craft activities to dance workshops, kids’ yoga and heaps more. …

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Tall Ships at Williamstown Seaport Festival

The Tall Ships have arrived for Williamstown Seaport Festival this weekend. It’s your chance to board the Tall Ships, explore, relax, learn and have fun at the Festival Zone! All part of the Williamstown Seaport Festival. The main attraction of the Williamstown Seaport Festival is the arrival of three magnificent Tall Ships – James Craig, …

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The Train and Hobby Show

All aboard, The Train and Hobby Show is on track to Sandown Racecourse and Entertainment Centre from Saturday 7th to 9th March, 2020.  For three big days the event will be showcasing the best large and small model railway layouts from around the country. Grab a bargain from the many hobby suppliers at the show who will have everything …

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Freshly Baked Cookies at The Cookie Box

Nothing better than a freshly baked cookie! Perth’s The Cookie Box  has opened on Chapel Street, Windsor near Windsor Station. There are 9 permanent flavours on the menu, plus cookie bowls teamed with ice-cream and topping combinations. Order a coffee or grab a flavoured milkshake. Ovaltine, Nutella or Mixed Berries anyone?? The Cookie Box‘s homemade chunky cookies are …

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Introducing Lindt’s Hazelnut Spread and Cocoa Spread

Calling all those with a sweet tooth! Lindt’s famous Hazelnut Spread has made its way down under. The jar is filled with 25 percent hazelnut and melted Lindt chocolate and tastes like the gooey centre of a Lindt ball. Lindt is also releasing a Cocoa Spread for the dark chocolate lovers. Lindt’s decadent Hazelnut Spread will be …

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How Queen Elizabeth Makes Pancakes

It’s Shrove Tuesday and that means Pancake Day. The recipe book ‘Royal Teas: Seasonal Recipes from Buckingham Palace’ by royal chef Mark Flanagan includes the Queen’s personal recipe for Drop scones, or Scotch pancakes. In 1959, Queen Elizabeth II treated then-President Dwight Eisenhower and his wife Mamie to her drop scones, a sweet also known as scotch …

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