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True Brew

A young family has  ‘upped sticks’ from Thornbury in Melbourne to follow their dream of creating true brew and spirits from within the beautiful old bank building in Loch village, South Gippsland. After spending six years planning around the kitchen table Craig Johnson and Mel Davies left behind their city lifestyle to fulfill their dream of […]

Gin Art

Hidden away in the town of Warrandyte in the Yarra Valley, the newly established Four Pillars Gin Distillery is quietly working away purifying spirits, bottling botanicals and slowly taking over the world of hand crafted spirits in Australia. The Yarra Valley has long been renowned for it’s vineyards and wineries, so it’s no surprise to […]

La famiglia è tutto

Most wineries in the Yarra Valley have wonderful views but Killara Estate, in the lesser frequented southern end of the Valley, arguably has some of the best. Visitors look down from Killara’s restaurant deck, across the sweeping vineyard to the triple peaks of Mounts Toolebewong, Ben Cairn and Donna Buang. However, it is not the […]