What’s on in the ‘hood this weekend

Halloween is over for another year but November means the market and festival season is just starting to get going. Here’s a selection of what’s happening across the ‘hood this coming weekend/week. Enjoy! Friday 2 November Are you a Dad with no idea how to braid hair? Keen to learn or just have some fun Daddy daughter […]

5 to try: Small Bars Part 1

There are so many great small bars in our ‘hood that it’s too hard to pick just 5, so this is a two parter broken into small bars East of and including Beaufort Street as Part 1. It’s also a struggle deciding what’s small and what’s not, so I’m well aware that I may have […]

What’s on in the ‘hood this weekend

We’re finally expecting a weekend of perfect Spring weather – hooray! How are you going to spend it? Here’s some ideas for hanging out in the ‘hood this coming weekend/week: Friday 26 October The Astor Theatre is hosting the first ever Naidoc Music Awards to recognise and celebrate up and coming indigenous music talent in WA. […]

What’s on in the ‘hood this weekend

Whilst the weather gods aren’t being kind to us by scheduling the glorious days for during the week and the rain for the weekends this month, there’s still lots of opportunity to get out and about and enjoy our ‘hood. Here’s a snippet of what’s on in the ‘hood this weekend/week. Saturday October 20 Make […]

What’s on in the ‘hood this weekend

This week we’re seeing a dog theme, with two events to encourage you to get out and about and spend time with your fur baby (we’re hoping for better weather than forecast…). Or you could sip Gin & eat Cheese. Or both! Here’s a snippet of what’s on in the ‘hood this weekend/week. Saturday 13 October […]

5 to try: Plants

With indoor plants back in fashion in a big way and Spring blooms appearing in our gardens it seems natural to focus on plants this week. Here’s 5 local indoor plant and garden centres to try: Mia Flora Garden Centre 905A Beaufort Street, Inglewood Open 9am to 5pm daily This well known garden centre stocks […]

What’s on in the ‘hood this weekend

The footy finals have finished, the Eagles won (Hallelujah!) and normal weekend programming resumes… Here’s a snippet of what’s on in the ‘hood this weekend. Friday 5 October It’s the opening night of the Mount Hawthorn Hawkers Market season. Axford Park will be transformed into a Hawkers Market each Friday from now until the 26th […]

5 to try: Mid Century & Vintage Wares

Who doesn’t love a bit of mid century furniture and vintage wares in their home? Here’s five of our favourite places to spend a few hours browsing for some fabulous finds. So Last Century 754 Beaufort Street, Mount Lawley Open 10am to 4pm Thursday to Sunday Conveniently nestled next to Secondeli near Second Ave on […]

5 to try: Butchers

With the weather warming up (and the prospect of having to wear bathers drawing nearer) I’m beginning to cut back on the roasted veg and slow cooked comfort foods and start on the salads and BBQ. And stuff buying meat from Coles & Woolies, here are five fabulous local butcher’s to support instead – shop local! Paddock + Farm 1088 […]

What’s on in the ‘hood this (long) weekend!

Let’s not kid ourselves, this Queens Birthday long weekend is going to be about Footy & the kids nagging you to take them to the Royal Show. If you don’t have tickets to the game, here’s our tips for some fun places to catch the action (sans children) along Beaufort Street as well as some […]