Category Archives: People

Hands On Cheese Artisan

Award-winning cheese maker Ferial Zekiman of Maffra Cheese Company defies any preconceptions that you might have about cheese makers and their craft. Petite and quietly self-assured, this charming grandmother of four is a ‘hands on’ artisan who produces a unique range of English style regional handmade cheeses using traditional methods. A qualified pharmacist, who left behind a … Continue Reading ››

Shared Abundance

Advocate for 'real food' Tamsin Carvan is inviting guests to share in her bounty and the glorious surrounds of her 113 acre farm in Poowong East where abundance is celebrated and not just expected. Sharing the food she grows and the animals she raises has become a life's passion for Tamsin. A year ago Tamsin established Eye … Continue Reading ››

Taafe Roses

After a decade of urban living operating a boutique rose nursery in Elwood, a somewhat impulsive purchase one weekend saw couple Barb and David Taaffe make the tree change from city living to the quiet country life. Barb and David swapped the hustle and bustle of an ever expanding city for the more serene life out … Continue Reading ››