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Brew Review – Unique IPAs

Indian Pale Ales are all the rage with craft beer connoisseurs three days, and are more than just a pale ale cranked up to 11. A brew that is growing in both popularity and variety, we take a look at some of the different local IPA options.   Dainton Blood Orange NEIPA Dainton ...

Grape Explorations Delivering For Local Wineries

Images courtesy of Grape Explorations Australia. When the first wave of COVID-19 restrictions hit back in March, Michael Aveson’s growing winery tour operation was one of many local businesses impacted by the Government-imposed shut down. Launched by Mr Aveson in November 2018, Grape Explorations Australia have become renowned for their relaxed and ...

Local Sports Stats Rises from COVID Ashes

The COVID-19 shut-down has devastated so many businesses and impacted the livelihoods of millions of Melburnians in recent months, but one entrepreneurial Skye local has used the pandemic as an opportunity to launch an innovative new business venture for grassroots sport. After his position in Sales Management within the steel industry ...

Brew Review – Winter Warmers

Looking for a way to keep warm during the this winter cold snap? Our resident craft beer connoisseur Will Hunter suggests a few of the best 'winter warmers' from breweries around the Mornington Peninsula. Cherrywood Smoked Rye Baltic Porter Dainton Brewery, Carrum Downs Dainton is a brewery renowned for its innovative range of ...

27th Anniversary of ‘Nat’s Track’

Today marks the 27th anniversary of Frankston teenager Natalie Russell who was murdered on her way home from school in 1993. 'Nat's Track', was named in Natalie's honour in 1999 as part of a joint initiative between local high schools, council and community groups. The popular walking track which runs alongside Peninsula ...