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Bars & Pubs - 15-24 May

Back in 2011, Good Beer Week was just a twinkle in a group of mates’ collective eyes – a twinkle that first came to light at Beer DeLuxe , when said mates realised Melbourne needed a beer festival....

Bars & Pubs - 16-24 May

As part of Good Beer Week , the Terminus will be toasting Victoria’s diverse craft beer scene with a series of ‘meet the brewer’ events, boozy tastings, posh beer degustations, a Victoria vs the...

Bars & Pubs - 16-24 May

Raise a glass to Good Beer Week: it celebrates its fifth anniversary in 2015. First conceived over a round of beers at a city bar in February 2011, the event has grown into a festival spanning 250 events...

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Matthew Bax's new venture takes high concept to a new level

Romeo Lane

Romeo Lane

A cocktail bar that is actually about you, not how many tricks are up the bartender’s sleeve

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