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Places

Independent Melbourne shops

Independent Melbourne shops

Melbourne's small independent stores have been doing it tough over the last couple of months. Now's the time to go shopping, shop indie and go local.

Must-try Melbourne meals

Must-try Melbourne meals

Some of Melbourne’s tastiest spots have reopened in a COVID-safe way. Time to tick those signature dishes off your culinary bucket list.

Ideas for small-group catch-ups

Ideas for small-group catch-ups

Victoria’s coronavirus restrictions have ramped up again, but we can still celebrate birthdays and step outside to get a bit of fresh air.

Where to get your parma fix in Melbourne

Where to get your parma fix in Melbourne

We’ve found some of the best options in town for this pub-grub classic. Whether you want well-priced parmas or variations on the theme, step this way.

A book lover's guide to Melbourne

A book lover's guide to Melbourne

Melbourne's love affair with books has a long history. Browse these city bookstores to find something to curl up with.

A dog-spotters' guide to Melbourne

A dog-spotters' guide to Melbourne

Having a dog to walk is the perfect excuse to get outside. And if you don’t have your own pooch, you can always tag along with your dog-owning friends