Right at Home

Originally bought as a holiday escape this West Gippsland property is beginning to help its owners feel right at home.  To get to Robyn and Jane’s country haven, you drive a couple of kilometres down a dirt road through picturesque countryside, smatterings of native bush and the ever-present range views in the distance. It is this … Continue Reading ››

Fresh young things

In an unassuming pocket of industrial Beaconsfield is a classy little restaurant bursting with energy and contemporary style. The restaurant O.MY is the creation of the Bertoncello brothers, Tyson, Blayne and Chayse. With wonderful, youthful enthusiasm (all are in their early 20s) the team create inspiring and creative dishes based purely on seasonal produce. Last year they … Continue Reading ››

Apple of our eye

Hannah Foster takes a walk among Hazeldean Forest Farm’s organic apple orchards. There are 10 different varieties of apples in the cider made by Hazeldean Forest Farm, all of them organically grown. Ten sounds a little excessive, but when you pop open a bottle of the farm’s Baw Baw Sparkling Organic Cider and pour out the champagne-like … Continue Reading ››

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