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Are these Australia’s best mushrooms?

Nobody knows exactly why the hilltop area around the southern Victorian locality of Caveat has the potential to become Australia’s new gourmet mushroom mecca. The elevated altitude means the air is fresh and the breeze blowing up the valley is certainly essential to the vitality of the oyster mushrooms that Samantha Davey is cultivating on …

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Thought for Food in Kilcunda

Some stories just beg to be told. Udder & Hoe is an artwork in retail charm, an authentic food and beverage repository carefully crafted within beach-reach in Kilcunda, on Gippsland’s South Coast – but this story is not about commerce. Kilcunda is a photographer’s dream muse, with extraordinary vistas and a landmark rail bridge that …

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From home brew to high brow – living the dream at the foot of the Grampians

Adam Atchison had all the classic ingredients of a construction industry champion in his 20’s. In between building sites, dabbling in different potential careers, and a vigorous social life, he found time to dabble with home brewing for some time – before life, responsibilities and a taste for commercial brews meant he left the re-washed …

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