First Look: Village People Hawker Food Hall Transforms Into Italian Restaurant Cappo Sociale, the Flagship of the New Hotel Fitzroy
24 Feb 2021
Food & Drink Ichi Group’s Paul Adamo and Vince Sofo have tweaked their three-storey Brunswick Street pub, leaning into their Italian heritage with a pizza, pasta and salumi-focused restaurant on level one. And there are more changes to come.
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Photo 2021: International Festival of Photography
23 Feb 2021
Art & Design The photography of more than 120 artists will be on display across 65 cultural institutions, galleries and outdoor spaces, including 500 metres of Metro Tunnel hoarding covered in new work from international photogs. And it's all free.
Brunswick Ballroom Is a New Live-Performance Venue in a Lovingly Restored Historical Building (and There’s a Bar With Country-Pub Vibes Downstairs)
25 Feb 2021
Entertainment Expect domed stained-glass skylights, plush red-velvet curtains and a shiny black grand piano. And the eclectic program runs the gauntlet from music to cabaret to comedy and beyond. So, book dinner and show, or just go for the no-frills $8 garlic bread.
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A Lush, 5.5-Kilometre Vertical Garden – One of the World’s Tallest – Is Planned for Melbourne
23 Feb 2021
City File Picture greenery the length of your lockdown radius (and then some) crawling around a new $2 billion riverside skyscraper. Across two twisting spines, it will also house a five-star inner-city resort, a rooftop “sky garden”, public green spaces, a retail precinct and more.