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Food, Lifestyle




LET US QUOTE TODAY FOR MANAGING YOUR DIGITAL MEDIA & PR... Enquire at david(at)theworldlovesmelbourne(dot)com.


We have successfully helped many great Melbourne cafes, wineries, restaurants, cooking schools and businesses in raising the profile and awareness of their brand, with a personal and professional approach. 

Contact david(at)theworldlovesmelbourne(dot)com or phone David Hagger on 04040014479.

Digital Marketing Services for Melbourne brands, cafes, restaurants, and cooking schools since 2014. I have successfully worked with many Melbourne businesses for top results.  My services include social media management, content, strategies, photography, Facebook ads/boosts and events. I enjoy partnering with valued clients on the basis of a monthly retainer with min 6 month contract.
Client Testimonies: (see a list of our clients below).
Testimony #1:
"Just wanted to let you know about my social media guy and friend, David.
I've been onboard with him for 6 months and just renewed for another 6 months last week.
A few of his achievements:
- Took our Instagram followers from 3,500 to 10,000 (without paying or using dodgy tactics)
- Engagement is around 400-500 likes per post with comments too
- We have seen leads come directly from Instagram and Facebook as a result
- New potential wine tour customers regularly mention "how good our socials are"
- He promotes Wine Compass via his "The World Loves Melbourne" channels
- Professional photographs to improve our brand image
- Organised influencer tours as additional service with great results." Adam Nicholls, Director, Wine Compass.
Testimony #2:
"David is an extremely understated force. He's likable, intelligent and you won't quite realise who you've got on your side until you see the quality of his work and feel its impact on your business." Peter Parker, Owner and Winemaker, Merricks Creek Winery.
Testimony #3:
"David has set up and managed our social media accounts for our busy cafe. We have found him to be very experienced, professional and well connected in many different industries. We are so grateful to David and his constant efforts. We are glad that we chose to include social media with our business and so happy we have David involved. Thanks David!" Grant and Angie Robertson, Little Sunflower Cafe, Elwood (ex-client). 
Testimony #4:
"Thanks David. You are such a big part of the good results."  Sandra Del Greco, La Cucina Di Sandra Cooking School, Richmond (ex-client).
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Services provided by The World Loves Melbourne: 

- Social media management (we take over your social media accounts and make them hum)
- Content creation
- Photography (highlight your dishes on the menu etc.)
- Write and send press releases
- Feature on our Newsletter to Influencers
- Marketing strategy
- Host and MC events (I have hosted several premier foodie events in Melbourne)
- Videos
Having founded The World Loves Melbourne website in 2011, it has grown to be a leading food, travel and lifestyle website in Melbourne.

My success with The World Loves Melbourne website and social media gives me proven ability to help clients, as well as a strong network (local and global), and extensive business experience. I also have 20 + years corporate experience as an accountant developing strategic plans for banks, account management of some of Australia’s top companies, and been Financial Controller of significant businesses.

Please contact me for a quote to help with digital marketing and PR for your brand or business.

I have travelled to over 40 countries and been published in The Guardian UK, Amex Essentials, The Age, Sydney Morning Herald, Fairfax The weekly Review and Foodiehub. I have also been recognised as one of the top Instagrammers in Australia by The Weekly Review. I am the Melbourne representative for global XTreme Foodies in Melbourne.

The World Loves Melbourne has quickly developed a rapidly growing readership and has won awards for our positive style. This includes Top Food Blog rating 2013, 2014, 2015 in Australia by Hotel Club and Foodie Expert Melbourne for We are often invited to exclusive Melbourne food and lifestyle events and know the Melbourne scene well.


  • Wine Compass

    Wine Compass

    Best wine tours in Victoria.
  • Merricks Creek Winery

    Merricks Creek Winery

    Exciting new Cellar Door & Winery Experience

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  • The Foodrinkery

    The Foodrinkery

    Local hero cafe in Burwood

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  • Whole Body Conditioning

    Whole Body Conditioning

    Fitness and whole body approach

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  • Bossy Boots Cafe

    Bossy Boots Cafe

    Iconic Brighton Cafe

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  • Little Sunflower Cafe

    Little Sunflower Cafe

    Whole foods, naturally

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  • Saint Barry

    Saint Barry

    Stylish eatery featuring locally sourced cuisine in Surrey Hills

    Read more

  • CH James Cafe

    CH James Cafe

    Stylish Fairfield cafe

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  • Altair Restaurant

    Altair Restaurant

    Fine Dining & Leader in Indigenous cuisine

    Read more

  • One Plus Piece Cafe

    One Plus Piece Cafe

    Popular Balwyn Cafe

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  • La Cucina Di Sandra Cooking School

    La Cucina Di Sandra Cooking School

    Leading Italian Cooking School

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  • Mr Ramen San

    Mr Ramen San

    Arguably best Ramen in Melbourne

    Read more

  • Masak Ku

    Masak Ku

    Malaysian Fine Dining in Camberwell

    Read more

  • McDonalds Create Your Taste Campaign

    McDonalds Create Your Taste Campaign

    Instameet and competition

    Read more

  • MARCS StreetView Campaign

    MARCS StreetView Campaign

    Fashion campaigns

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  • Travel Campaigns

    Travel Campaigns

    Promoting cities and regions

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We are here to help with your brand awareness/publicity!
For a complimentary marketing consultation to discuss social media management, or PR Agency publicity/marketing opportunities, please contact:
David Hagger
Director and Manager
The World Loves Melbourne
M: 0404014479