The Ghosts of Sorrento

If you love history and have a penchant for all things slightly spooky, Sorrento is the ideal place to visit. With so many rich stories of t…

Step back in time

It’s been 100 years since the doors opened at St Mary’s primary school in Hastings and the school h…

Fragments from the past

Taking a close look at the remains of a cement works at Mornington can easily turn into probing ancient g…

RIVER DEEP Mountain High

This month Nissarana Galleries at 211 Main Street Mornington is hosting two major solo exhibitions by two…

The Gentle Giants

They’re huge, mysterious and graceful. Known as the gentle giants of the ocean, the peninsula is lucky en…

Sweet spot

Love and generosity are at the heart of Leanne and Ian Neeland’s success. Their Mornington Peninsula Chocolaterie and Ice Creamery opened in…

A slice of heaven

The home of Sorrento’s famous Vanilla Slice, Just Fine Food, will reopen its doors in September as the Va…

A world of flavour

Lyndal Barnes has been in hospitality for her entire life, from working overseas in kitchens to having he…

Forget Paris

By Andrea Louise Thomas  Photo Yanni Forget Paris. If you want to experience the flavours of authentic Fr…

Black Spot a creative hub

Cameron Stynes has always been creative, drawing and painting whenever he had the chance. So, when he and his family started talking about c…

A passion for Portraiture

Fay Plamka is an award-winning artist, commercial and court illustrator, jeweller, tapestry designer, and…

Good vibrations

Dan Byrne has always loved music but he had no idea how therapeutic it could be until he discovered an in…

Rebirth

By Andrea Louise Thomas Photos Yanni Who would think that an inanimate object could have a life of its ow…

Music in the family

By Melissa Walsh  Photos Yanni She may only be 17 and still attending school but Bridget Allan is a young…

Winter 2019 Style File

WINTER FASHION ON THE PENINSULA Featuring on-trend knits, cosy layers, printed pants and animal print, Style File showcases the best of peni…

Fashion Pop – all Heart

By Melissa Walsh  Photos Yanni Melissa Forbes has always loved fashion, working for retail giants through…

Autumn 2019 Style File

Autumn Fashion on the Peninsula An eclectic mix of maxi dresses, jumpsuits and slacks in floral, animal p…

Summer 2018/19 Style File

Summer Fashion on the Peninsula Featuring sundresses in pastels and multicolour patterns, sophisticated m…

Steel: art design architecture

September 1st – 29th 2019 STEEL: art design architecture is a major exhibition exploring innovative ways that steel is being used by a…

Sorrento Makers Market

Saturday 21st September 2019 Join us at this vibrant, street market held in the main street of Sorrento. …

Astronomy Viewing Night

Friday October 4th 2019, 8pm – 11pm Astronomical Society hosts public viewing nights monthly at the…

Modern Hamptons

108 Hurstwood Road, Sorrento Fresh and inviting,  this recently renovated, modern Hamptons style home on 806 square metres is privately posi…

It’s all about lifestyle

By Melissa Walsh  Photos Gary Sissons If you’re an inner-city dweller, apartment living is the norm, offe…

The Reality of 30 Years

By Melissa Walsh  Photos Yanni Celebrating three decades in the real estate industry is certainly a miles…

Focus on Sorrento

Sorrento is located 91 km south-west of Melbourne, near the southern tip of the Mornington Peninsula. Sorrento has a population of 1,592 (20…

Focus on Mornington

Mornington is a seaside town on the Mornington Peninsula, Victoria, Australia, located 57 km south-east o…

Focus on Rye

Rye is a seaside resort town, approximately 83 km south of Melbourne, on the Mornington Peninsula. Its ba…

Focus on Somerville

Somerville is a township and coastal rural locality in Victoria. 53 km southeast from Melbourne’s c…

Focus on Mt Eliza

Mount Eliza is a bustling seaside village nestled between Frankston and Mornington. The town centre is kn…