Tag: Fitzroy

NamARTse – The Art of Yoga

When it’s the thick of winter, finding refreshing indoor activities can become one of life’s greatest challenges. I stumbled across NamARTse a little while ago, and thought: I love yoga, I love crafting. NamARTse is the baby of Lauren Howard-Tripp….

Ned Kelly Experience at The Mystery Rooms Melbourne

‘Want to get locked in a room and solve puzzles?’ I ask my friends with glee on a Saturday morning. Their puzzled, somewhat fearful looks are enough to make me stop and explain myself further.  We are going to The…

The Appleton Trail with Appleton Estate rum

Bringing a touch of Jamaica to Melbourne, Appleton Estate’s Appleton Trail is popping up at three different bars in April. What’s on offer? Rum-based cocktails, Jamaican food, and Caribbean vibes. Melbourne loves nothing more than a pop-up, so the idea…

Speigelau’s launch of the Perfect Serve collection

Glassware company Spiegelau pulled out all the stops when they launched their Perfect Serve Collection. Two events — a cocktail-making class at Eau de Vie, a party at The Everleigh‘s Elk Room — were held with the eminent German bartender who designed the…

New Zealand Craft Beer Symposium 2016

The New Zealand Craft Beer Symposium is underway across Australia. Many of New Zealand’s finest craft beer brewers have taken over the taps of local bars in celebration of Waitangi Day weekend, and The Plus Ones were fortunate enough to…

Workshopping Work-Shop

Whether it be welding for beginners, a bacon-making class, or learning shibori, there’s something to pique everyone’s interest. Work-Shop’s classes are inspiring, a bit different, and an energising way to spend an evening after work. We checked out two very…

Dinner Menu Sneak Peek at Sir Charles

Sir Charles is a cafe located at 121 Johnston St, Fitzroy, just up from the corner of Brunswick Street. They are currently open for breakfast and lunch only, however they are planning to hold monthly dinner events with fixed menus. We were…

Glamorama: Fitzroy’s New Late-Night Destination

Brunswick Street’s bar scene was already eclectically wide-ranging, and it just became even more so with the addition of much-anticipated late-night party spot Glamorama. A whole posse of The Plus Ones writers were invited along to the grand opening party…