Category: sports

Cathedral Ranges Wilderness Yoga

Have you ever thought of combining yoga, meditation, and hiking in the Victorian wilderness? The beautiful Dr Belinda Christie did, and hence Wilderness Yoga was born. Dr Belinda, an environmental scientist and yoga teacher, runs Wilderness Yoga once a month…

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Footy-loving women!

With the flashing vigour of a flying Sherrin, a trio of footy-mad sheilas huddled to elevate all things women’s AFL on high in Footy Girls, as part of the Melbourne Writers Festival Schools Program. Featuring long-time AFL commentators Alicia Sometimes…

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Queen of Spades: Fitzroy’s new boardgames bar + cafe

Boardgames are all the rage, and Queen of Spades bar in Fitzroy is helping the growing trend get even bigger. The Plus Ones’ writers team was invited to experience an afternoon at their new Smith Street location. Food, games, drinks,…

Popup Spin Class at Kingpin Laser Room

Forget boring workouts. Bodhi & Ride is notorious for their unique spin class popups at unexpected locations around Melbourne. The latest popup was at Kingpin Bowling in the laser tag room, and it was nothing short of exhilarating. Envision a…

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BandTherapy with Zac Jones

BandTherapy does not offer mental help for dysfunctional musicians (although I did feel mentally relieved after my session). BandTherapy is actually a new form of rehabilitation that blends dance, reformer Pilates, and martial arts. The founder of BandTherapy, Zac Jones,…

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Bodhi & Ride at Kingpin

Kingpin Crown Casino is not your average bowling alley, and to put the proof in the pudding, they are hosting a range of inspired events that celebrate the diversity of their new digs. Everything from cooking and tequila master classes…

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‘VELVET’: Las Vegas-style cabaret at Crown Casino

‘It’s the best disco in town, bump and boogie all around…’ Velvet is bringing a disco inferno to Crown Casino for a limited run at The Palms. It is celebration and glittering homage to the 1970s, combining circus acts, comedy, and songs….

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Flow After Dark Yoga Silent Disco

I’m writing this article about 40 minutes after coming home from Flow After Dark Yoga Silent Disco *DEEP BREATH*. I am fairly sore, but also super relaxed. I have to be honest, this is the first time I’ve really tried yoga….

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‘Hoke’s Bluff’: A subversive theatrical sports blockbuster

Tyler, high school star athlete of the Hoke’s Bluff Wildcats, has his biggest game ahead of him. The State finals against the Tuscaloosa Titans. If that isn’t pressure enough, he has to deal with an overbearing coach, love-troubles with his…

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Urban Yoga Retreat with LVY Retreats

I couldn’t think of a better way to spend a cold Melbourne weekend than an Urban Yoga Retreat and LVY Retreats did not disappoint. Rather than involving an overnight stay, this retreat enabled participants to attend a full day at…