Rock ‘N’ Roll Festival in Rosebud

Photo Yanni With Rosebud’s long history as a great place to enjoy summer beach holidays, what better place to revive the fun filled ’5…

Time will tell

By Melissa Walsh  Photos Yanni Theodore Roosevelt said “the more you know about the past, the better prep…

The glory of gardening

By Melissa Walsh   Photos Yanni When Nick Smith was driving home from his parents' holiday house in Sorre…

In hot water

It was a moment of serendipity that led Charles Davidson to create his multimillion dollar business, The …

5 per cent is Treasure

By Melissa Walsh   Photos Yanni He’s been a schoolteacher, photographer, author and journalist, and now r…

Boathouse on course

By Brodie Cowburn   Photo Cameron McCullough When you walk into The Boathouse you know what you’re in for – Exquisite dishes, a vibran…

A fine balance of Japan

By Melissa Walsh   Photo Gary Sissons Hikaru Orita has one philosophy – success is ensured when you follo…

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Sculptor with a royal connection

By Meredith Langmaid A pretty seaside town on the Mornington Peninsula is home to the astonishing Australian sculptor, Heather Ellis. The wi…

Bird’s eye view

Local Mornington Peninsula photographer Brian Randall has been making inroads into the art world with his…

Salo’s work comes to Frankston

Contemporary artist Steve Salo collaborated with one of Australia’s most globally recognised and respecte…

Dynamic duo hit the Peninsula

If you've been watching the news lately, been on social media or have visited Melbourne CBD in recent wee…

A writer’s life

By Andrea Louise Thomas  Photos Yanni Nestled among the gum trees on a bush block in Red Hill resides an …

Head above the rest

By Melissa Walsh   Photos Gary Sissons Fashionistas across the Peninsula delight when the Spring Racing Carnival hits our coastal town with …

Spring Style File 2017

SPRING FASHION ON THE PENINSULA When the sunshine starts peeping through the clouds and there’s an antici…

State of Bliss

Photo: Yanni The Bhagavad Gita, the ancient Hindu scripture, states that “Yoga is the journey of the self…

Winter Style File 2017

WINTER FASHION ON THE PENINSULA Get inspired this winter with fashion that will warm the heart. This seas…

Man up and get waxed

By Melissa Walsh Brotox, manzilians, dermal fillers and laser treatments – Peninsula Essence delves into …

National Photographic Portrait Prize

September 29th – November 26th, 2017 See forty-nine of the year’s best photographic portraits at the 2017 National Photographic Portra…

Curator’s Talk

November 25th, 2017 MPRG Curator Narelle Russo has searched through over 150 examples of portraiture in t…

Portsea Craft Market

Sunday 26th November 2017 Set amongst the historic Quarantine Station, wander through and soak up the exc…

Astronomy Viewing Night

Friday December 1st, 8pm – 11pm Astronomical Society hosts public viewing nights monthly at the Bri…

Focus on Mount Martha

Mount Martha is a seaside town, 60 kilometres south-east of Melbourne's central business district, on the Mornington Peninsula. It has an ar…

Focus on Balnarring

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

Focus on Red Hill

Red Hill is 73  kilometres south of Melbourne, located in the hinterland of the Mornington Peninsula,  be…

Focus on Mornington

Photos: Yanni Mornington is a seaside town on the Mornington Peninsula, Victoria, Australia, located 57 k…

Focus on Tyabb

Tyabb is a township in a semi-rural location, 57km from Melbourne. It has an area of 66.5 km2 and is part…

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