Peterborough Art & Cultural Festival

Peterborough Art & Cultural Festival

Jan 27, 2017

Friday 18 March 2016 – Monday 28 March 2016, 10:00am – 4:00pm Main Street Peterborough, Main Street, Terowie Enjoy ten days of fabulous exhibitions and events. The theme for 2016 is “Old is New Again”. Talented Australian artists and photographers are showcased at the colourful Peterborough...

Tasting Australia 2016

Tasting Australia 2016

Apr 13, 2016

1 – 8 May 2016 Since 1997, Tasting Australia has become one of Australia’s most anticipated culinary festivals. Tasting Australia is a journey of South Australia’s produce from paddock to plate and a celebration of real food heroes including Maggie Beer (Barossa food legend and Tasting Australia...

30th Annual Qantas Australian Tourism Awards of 2014

30th Annual Qantas Australian Tourism Awards of 2014

Apr 15, 2015

 The winners of the 30th Annual Qantas Australian Tourism Awards of 2014 were announced tonight at a gala ceremony in the Adelaide Convention Centre. Over 800 industry leaders and operators joined special guests to celebrate, including the Minister for Trade and Investment, Andrew Robb, South Australian...

Kangaroo Island Feastival

Kangaroo Island Feastival

Feb 4, 2015

1 – 8 May 2015 Kangaroo Island Feastival offers a degustation of extraordinary dining events. Explore Kangaroo Island’s natural wilderness, gastronomy and the intimate stories and lifestyles that make up island life. Choose from a variety of events with themes such as table surfing, wilderness,...

Speakers announced for UK Coffee Leaders Summit

Feb 19, 2014

Some of the UK’s most exciting coffee entrepreneurs will be joined by top business thinkers for this year’s UK Coffee Leaders Summit in London on 26 February. Driven by leading-edge market analysts Allegra Strategies, this year’s conference is titled ‘Adapting to Changing Consumer Behaviour’...

Nespresso inventor to receive Lifetime Achievement Award

Nespresso inventor to receive Lifetime Achievement Award

Feb 19, 2014

Organisers of the GCR Leaders Symposium, taking place on 5 March 2014 in Singapore, will be presenting Eric Favre, the inventor of the Nespresso capsule system, with a Coffee Leaders Lifetime Achievement Award. The Coffee Leaders Lifetime Achievement Award is presented to a prominent member of the coffee...

Waste Removal Sydney

Waste Removal Sydney

Aug 30, 2013

Paul Doyle started his working life as many youngsters do, working up some extensive hours as a waiter and bartender in busy eating spots around Sydney. As a hospitality employee he saw the major role waste management plays in business and upon business-owners considerations and this is what sparked his...

Borneo Day 7

Borneo Day 7

Aug 5, 2013

For our last day at Gaya Island resort, we both ordered an omelet. Over here they make an omelet in a very small pan and wrap it in the pan to finish cooking. There is very little seasoning to the food so we needed to include pepper and salt for flavour. After breakfast we headed off to snorkel in the...

Borneo Day 6

Borneo Day 6

Aug 4, 2013

Woke up at 8.45 after a peaceful sleep, to the sounds of the jungle, and set off to the restaurant for breakfast. Quite a good variety of food, I finally had some Kway Teaw which is one of my favourites? It was quite nice with a little bit of chilli added to give it more flavour. Then we headed off to the ...

Borneo Day 5

Borneo Day 5

Aug 3, 2013

We have enjoyed our time in Kota Kinabula at Le Meridien but it is time to leave and go to Gaya Island Resort. Before we leave Le Meridian, Fiona (the General Manager) has suggested we try the special menu prepared by their Michelin star chef for breakfast we had Spinach & Buckwheat Creap and Oat...

Borneo Day 4

Borneo Day 4

Aug 1, 2013

Today we headed off to Donggongon town in Penampang to visit the Tamu, the weekly open market which began in the 1800′s. The market traditionally operates on Thursday and Friday, other markets from other areas open other days. John showed us many fruits and vegetables that we have never seen before...

Borneo Day 3

Borneo Day 3

Aug 1, 2013

Today we went on the Heritage Steam Train run. this was a little like a reenactment of bygone days. The track was built in 1903 by the British but the train was manufactured in 1955 to accommodate steam, the fleet of three are part of the only few wood burners left in the world. On arrival we were issued...

Borneo Day 2

Borneo Day 2

Jul 31, 2013

After a good nights sleep, breakfast in the hotel and the special eye opener drink I was ready for the day. After being picked up from the hotel, we went to the market to buy food for our cooking class. At the markets we were shown how to desiccate coconuts manually and you wouldn’t believe what the...

Borneo Day 1

Borneo Day 1

Jul 30, 2013

After a long restless nights flight we arrived in Kota Kinabalu safely and were greeted by our guide John. We had a few hours to rest and look around , so we decided we would partake in the hotel Meridian breakfast, it was a beautiful spread but as we were late a lot of the food had been there for a while...

Bali on the Map for Vibrational Cuisine

Bali on the Map for Vibrational Cuisine

Jul 1, 2013

If your planning a sunny escape this winter, Bali has just upped its game  thanks to Martin Büchele, as he has just put Bali’s Spa Village Resort, Tembok on the map as the next best place to go for a restful and restorative retreat as it is now offering the goodness of the vibrational cuisine...