All creatures great and small

By Melissa Walsh Photos: Gary Sissons Ever since Founder and Director of Moonlit Sanctuary Wildlife Conservation Park, Michael Johnson, drea…

Camping in comfort

By Melissa Walsh  Photos Yanni The Melone family have always had a passion for feeding and accommodating …

Dava still an icon 70 years on

By Melissa Walsh  Photos Yanni Steeped in history since the 1920’s, The Dava Hotel with its views across the bay still stands as an iconic a…

Flavours speak for themselves

Born and bred on the peninsula, Marty Brennan had always wanted to be a chef, having started his culinary…

Luvlee Gourmet Icecream

Over the centuries, ice cream has evolved from being a dessert for the powerful elite to a street food lo…

Safety Beach Haven

By Melissa Walsh Photos Yanni Darren Dawson is not your average chef. In fact, the 45 year old started ou…

The physicist who wanted to be an artist

By Melissa Walsh  Photos Yanni Nic Kirkman has shown that she can do anything she wants. With a PHD in Physics, a second degree in architect…

Noosa comes to Mornington

By Melissa Walsh  Photos Yanni Nissarana Galleries is now open in Main Street, Mornington, bringing a won…

EVERYWHEN for Everyone

By Melissa Walsh  Photos Yanni Art writers, curators and gallerists, Susan McCulloch and Emily McCulloch …

Story in every piece

By Melissa Walsh Photos Yanni Sitting among the treetops in a home that is like a treehouse, Emily Boyd l…

Jinks Again

The work of Sam Jinks draws on our shared fascination with the human figure, a fascination that has long …

Summer 2018/19 Style File

Summer Fashion on the Peninsula Featuring sundresses in pastels and multicolour patterns, sophisticated maxi dresses, and jewel embedded top…

Spring Style File 2018

Spring Fashion on the Peninsula When the sunshine starts peeping through the clouds and there’s an antici…

J’Aton Couture – A Class act

By Cameron McCullough Photos Shani Hodson - zoso.com.au Their dresses are synonymous with luxury and excl…

Style your home for sale

By Melissa Walsh Photos Gary Sissons Selling your home is one of the biggest financial decisions most peo…

Winter Style File 2018

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

A Midsummer Night’s Dream at Crittenden

Sunday 13th January 2019 from 4pm After the success of last year’s sell out Shakespeare in the Vines experience, Crittenden Estate is hostin…

Mornington Racecourse Market

Sunday January 13th 2018 – 9am – 2pm Mornington Racecourse Market Racecourse Road, Mornington…

Emu Plains Market

Twilight Market – Saturday 19th January 2019 from 3pm – 8pm Come & get lost in wonderR…

Farming & real estate is in the blood

By Melissa Walsh    Photos Yanni Anybody who knows the Mornington Peninsula will be familiar with the Paton family name, whether friends of …

Bring it on

Bees are mounting a charge and it’s hard not to notice the deciduous trees budding with new growth. The g…

First of the Super Saturdays

In real estate lingo this weekend is the start of the “SUPER SATURDAYS” for the auction season. An excell…

Spotlight on Dromana

Speaking to those in the know; they’ll tell you Dromana is a must when considering a seachange or looking…

Spotlight on Safety Beach

Safety Beach has undergone a renaissance in recent years, a once sleepy hollow; now a vibrant and expandi…

Focus on Frankston

Despite its similar area and name, Frankston City is a different entity to the former City of Frankston which existed from 1966 until 1994, …

Focus on Dromana

Dromana is a bayside centre, nestled between Safety Beach and McCrae, and situated at the foot of the tow…

Focus on Balnarring

Balnarring is situated on the Mornington Peninsula, around 10 kilometres south-west of the major centre o…

Focus on Mount Martha

Mount Martha is a seaside town, 60 kilometres south-east of Melbourne's central business district, on the…

Focus on Main Ridge

Main Ridge is a rural locality in the Mornington Peninsula, local government area of Mornington Peninsula…