Dining

Serving up an Ace at the Australian Open, we speak with Executive Chef Asif Mamun

Long considered the Family Slam of the world tennis circuit, this month’s Australian Open at Melbourne Park serves up more than just racquets and balls, kids. Those who decide to spend Australia Day courtside can choose from diverse dining options such as award-winning and internationally acclaimed restaurants Rockpool Dining Group and Nobu, through to local eateries like Mamasita Mexican and Biggie Smalls.

Where to Go for New Year's Eve

There’s no doubt Australians love New Year’s Eve and all it entails – from family gatherings to party hearty events, guaranteed to leave guests feeling dusty come January 1. Whatever the choice there is no shortage of venues to celebrate on any level - so let’s strap on the party shoes, grab a bubbles and seek out the perfect spot nearby to sing Auld Lang Syne.

On Tour in Tassie, the State’s Best Seafood Hotspots

It is Australia’s most Southern state, with a reputation proceeding itself, offering a contrasting landscape abundant with the ideal growing conditions for many of the mainland’s produce and wine demands. However, it is the salty elixir of the Tasman Sea, lapping at the untouched Eastern coastline of Tasmania which has put the area waves above the rest on any seafood gourmand’s radar.

Seafood and Eat It: 16 Seafood Restaurants You Need to Try

As the sun sinks over a glittering ocean and thoughts turn to an evening meal, chances are somewhere in this land girt by sea, Australians are tucking into sensational, fresh seafood. Let’s take a surf safari around the country and look at what’s on offer at some of Australia’s best seafood restaurants.