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2014 Emirates Melbourne Cup Carnival Marquee

Modern sophistication, fairy-tale fantasy and exquisite cultural diversity… Emirates is bringing Germany to the Flemington Birdcage for 2014. 

Age Good Food Guide Awards 35th Anniversary

What a night! The World Loves Melbourne enjoyed the celebration of the Melbourne foodie scene at The Age Good Food Guide 2015 Awards at NGV. Melbourne chef Andrew McConnell was the big winner at tonight’s prestigious The Age Good Food Guide awards ceremony in the Great Hall of the NGV International. The creative influence behind Supernormal, Cutler & Co, Cumulus Inc and Luxembourg, McConnell was named Citi Chef of the Year while Supernormal took out New Restaurant of the Year.

Australian Grand Dairy Awards Evening at Pop Up Patch

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The best of Australian Dairy was showcased in style recently at The Australian Grand Dairy Awards in a secret garden setting at the Pop Up Patch space in Melbourne. With Alice in Frames (Alice Zavlavsky) an exuberant host, the Melbourne weather rising to the occasion, and top Melbourne chef Jake Kellie (ex Estelle) creating masterpieces for the event; this was a highly enjoyable evening.

Barefoot Bowls for The Big Issue

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Kick off your shoes, feel the lawn between your toes and relax with an afternoon of fun, music and games when The Big Issue hosts its second Barefoot Bowls fundraiser at Fitzroy Bowling Club.

Best Healthy Eating Cafes in Melbourne

The World Loves Melbourne is loving the rise of healthier eating style cafes in Melbourne; cafes with imaginative and attractive menus who don't make you feel you're missing out on maple syrup highs or chunky bacon decadence. There's nothing like the feeling and energy of imbibing a Superfood bowl in starting your day. We have highlighted a few of our favourites here... 

1. Little Sunflower Cafe - Elwood

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Best Yarra Valley Wineries

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Here are our favourite Yarra Valley Wineries (no particular order) -

Oakridge Wines

Pimpernel Vineyards (boutique)

Soumah Wines (boutique)

Yering Farm

Yileena Park (boutique)

Rochford Wines

Medhurst Wines

Coombe Farm Estate

Madden's Rise (boutique)

Yarra Yering

Punt Road Wines

Zonzo Estate

Giant Steps/Innocent Bystander

Domaine Chandon

De Bortoli Wines

Yering Station

TarraWarra Estate

Balgownie Estate

Check out our article to plan your next visit...

Blogger Ranking and Klout Scores

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Noodlies, a leading Sydney and Australian blogger has produced an insighful and valuable resource of Australian Food Blogger Rankings by Alexa score. You can check out Noodlies for his rankings and modus operandi, as well as Melbourne food identity Ed Charles' site Tomato (who has extended the rankings).

Bridge Road Richmond Daytrip Highlights

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Bridge Road is welcoming many new cafes and bars; The World Loves Melbourne's Sam and Sid were invited along to check out some of Bridge Road's finest establishments. We spent a day imbibing the delights of Bridge Road, from cafes and restaurants to shopping, furniture, and ending it all with a sublime foot massage...

Caffe La Via Elegant & Relaxed Dining in Melbourne

Caffe La Via is a compelling Melbourne cafe in Glenferrie Road Malvern; a stylish, elegant and fashionable place to dine and connect, featuring great St Ali Sensory Lab coffee, modern cuisine, killer affordable wine list, and a stunning fit out.

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