Last stop Chelsea

By Brodie Cowburn Famed country singer Lee Kernaghan is set to conclude his Boys from the Bush tour at the Chelsea Heights Hotel on June 10,…

Keeping it in the family

By Melissa Walsh Photos by Shani Hodson - zoso.com.au In the Gjergja household, the dining room table was…

Busk a move

By Brodie Cowburn The best sounds of the streets will be heard from The Briars at the end of March, when …

A World of Gin

The first of June marks the beginning of winter and Bass & Flinders’ Winter Gin is being released on the same day to spice up the season…

The thrill of the hunt

By Melissa Walsh    Photos Yanni They’re ugly, they’re lumpy and intoxicating, and the most profitable le…

A journey of food & wine

Photos: Gary Sissons It’s been ten years since Joe and Giselle Padula bought the Canadian Bay Hotel and M…

More than beer & pizza

By Melissa Walsh    Photos Yanni Jetty Road is a craft brewery in Dromana's Industrial Estate, inspired b…

The illustrator and the author

By Melissa Walsh    Photos Yanni They live just a few kilometres from each other on the southern part of the peninsula but it took a meeting…

The Spirit of an Artist

By Melissa Walsh    Photos Yanni Hundreds of feathers, brightly coloured wool, layers of paper and distin…

Seaford Scarecrow shines

Seaford-raised Eli Cooper is set to star in the production of The Wizard of Oz at the Regent Theatre. Eli…

Fine Art Fauna

By Andrea Louise Thomas    Photos Yanni Mornington artist/designer Emma Morgan draws animals with such pr…

Which Way Home

ILBIJERRI is one of Australia’s leading theatre companies creating innovative works by Aboriginal and Tor…

Winter Style File 2018

Winter Fashion On The Peninsula Get inspired with fashion that will warm the heart.   Photos: Yanni First published in Peninsula Essenc…

With the help of Holly

With a penchant for recycled fashion and a heart to do something good for humanity, Holly Shipton, owner …

Autumn Style File 2018

AUTUMN FASHION ON THE PENINSULA When the leaves start changing colour and there is a faint chill in the a…

Henna Heaven

By Brodie Cowburn For Telisa Gardner, henna is more than just a job, it’s a passion. Ten years ago after …

Summer Style File 2017/18

SUMMER FASHION ON THE PENINSULA With summer upon us, now is the time to shake off the winter woollies and…

A Taste of Truffle

Saturday June 30th 2018 Celebrate the Mornington Peninsulas own Black Gold at our dedicated truffle dinne…

Astronomy Viewing Night

Friday July 6th, 8pm – 11pm Astronomical Society hosts public viewing nights monthly at the Briars …

Mornington Racecourse Market

Sunday July 8th 2018 Mornington Racecourse Market Racecourse Road, Mornington (2nd Sunday of the month, a…

Long weekend Auction results

The long weekend was interesting for auctions. 6 of 11 properties sold, not a bad result considering the lack of depth in the weekend market…

Happy Dayz in Somerville

Somerville is an expanding township with a population nearing 12000.  3 primary schools, 2 secondary coll…

Peninsula Auctions 2nd June

We’ve been spoilt for choice over the last few weeks with solid auctions numbers and some excellent premi…

Focus on Mount Eliza

Photography: Yanni Mount Eliza is a bustling seaside village nestled between Frankston and Mornington 46km south of Melbourne. The town cent…

Focus on Rosebud

Rosebud is a seaside town on the Mornington Peninsula, approximately 75 km southeast of the Melbourne cit…

Focus on Moorooduc

Moorooduc is a small Victorian town on the Mornington Peninsula. It is located approximately 70 kilometre…

Focus on Frankston

Frankston City is a local government area in Victoria about 40 kilometres south of the Melbourne CBD. Fra…

Focus on Western Port

Only 50 minutes’ drive from Melbourne, Western Port is renowned for its maritime history, antiques and co…