Archive for February, 2020

Our Backyard Apollo Bay

Whilst the weather hasn’t exactly been traditional February beach weather, nothing could dampen the spirits of the crowds of locals and visitors alike in attendance at the annual Apollo Bay Seafood Festival last weekend.

Kicking off on Friday night with the Sold Out ‘Ocean to Plate’ Gala Dinner, hosted by Peruvian Chef Alejandro Saravia (Pastuso, Farmers Daughters) followed by the ‘Harbour Day’ on Saturday, a roaring success as can be seen in … Continue Reading »

Our Backyard – Aireys Inlet

Today is the 14th of February, which as most of you should know is also Valentine’s Day.

Valentine’s Day, also called Saint Valentine’s Day, originated as a Christian feast day honouring one or two early saints named Valentinus. Valentine’s Day is recognised as a significant cultural, religious, and … Continue Reading »

Our Backyard – Lorne


Its great to be able to take a deep breath, slow down “just a smidge” and reflect on the January period that was. In talking with other traders and accommodation providers along Mountjoy Parade, there appears to be mixed messages as to how the busiest month of summer panned out. The constant was that the Boxing Day to … Continue Reading »