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Like to picnic like it's a competitive sport? Here are our tips to give your al fresco dining adventures the edge

Melbourne's best picnic spots

Our guide of where to go when the sun shows up to party and where to stock up on booze and food on the way.

Best pre-packed picnics

Can't be bothered building your own picnic party box? Here's some Melbourne prepared earlier.

Pimpin' picnic essentials

The five essential picnic accessories you don't need, must have.


Park cooking for pros

Sure, you could throw a snag on the free public barbecues, but we've got bigger ideas when it comes to free-range cooking.

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By Gemima Cody   |   Photos by Roberto Seba


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Cookie offers a heady blend of children’s books and grown-up drinks

Vue De Monde

Vue De Monde

Vue De Monde still represents the pinnacle of fine-dining in Melbourne, if you can get in

Cumulus Inc

Cumulus Inc

Find cloudy-but-fine dining in Flinders Lane

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