Fishing on the Fly

The Yarra Ranges’ rivers and lakes are a fly fisher’s haven. Heather Zubek dons the waders to immerse herself in the sport’s quiet, contemplative joys. I’m standing in a small pocket of the Yarra River just outside Warburton. The waders I’m wearing are a little too snug but they are Read more…

Cool Flavours of Italy

Using as many local ingredients as possible the gelAperia range of gelato is a delicious addition to the Yarra Valley food scene. After spending more than a decade living, working and breathing the Italian lifestyle Davydd and Veronica Marrie returned to Australia hoping to bring a piece of Italy with Read more…

Delicious Deli

The Yarra Valley Deli and Bar is a fantastic spot to stop for a bite to eat but also to pick up some deli items. The deli make a range of products in-house including jams, biscuits, sauces, relishes and salad dressings. These can all be found on the shelves and Read more…

emerging creations

A Belgrave café is successfully riding the fair food wave. Denise Sangster-Greenwood cares about her food. A lot. Not just how it tastes and what goes into it, but where it came from, how it’s grown and who grew it. She wasn’t always this way. The turning point came after she Read more…