Launch of Blush Rosé by Rekorderlig Cider

We’re so ex-cidered about Rekorderlig Cider’s newly introduced rosé blend: Blush Rosé. It’s no secret that us Aussies love a good pink drink, and this one’s arrived just in time for summer. The Plus Ones were invited to taste the Swedish…

Wine - Ralf Smallkaa

Houghton’s new Reserve Range and relaunched Wisdom Range

Iconic Western Australia winery Houghton is bursting onto the wine scene with their all-new Reserve Range, plus their re-launched Wisdom Range. The most-awarded winery in WA, Houghton’s offerings run the gamut from reds to whites, Pinot Noir to Chardonnay. Want…

BUTTERED: Aussie Chard Fest

Chardonnay is a grape variety with a somewhat daggy reputation among serious oenophiles. But, fear not!  BUTTERED: Aussie Chard Fest was a wine festival that didn’t take itself too seriously. The folks at Handpicked Wines, well aware of the bad…

‘Fangirls’ at Belvoir

Fangirls makes me want to scream my head off and tell everyone to go watch Fangirls. It’s an absolute spectacle filled with always loveable and sometimes frustrating characters, with a pounding urgency that makes its two and a half running…

‘Slaughterhouse’ at Belvoir

Something is wrong. As ominous as an abattoir conveyor belt, the successive monologues in Slaughterhouse inch us closer to an inevitable end. Here, that end seems mostly about finding out what’s happened at a corporate rooftop party, which has turned out…

Gin Palooza Is Back (Hallelujah Amen) – The Plus Ones Sydney

Once the beverage of choice of Grannies and unwed Aunts, gin has been re-embraced by the public. Big time. If you’re a fellow gin lover, rejoice. From 21 – 24 November Gin Palooza returns to Sydney’s majestic Paddington Town Hall…

Much Ado About Nothing Review

We were curious as to why Bell Shakespeare Director James Evans chose to open his new production of the comedy Much Ado About Nothing with the climax scene – a blissful double wedding with “all’s well that ends well”. Not until…

Two Suns Premium Dry – Beer Launch

The Plus Ones were invited to celebrate the launch of Two Suns Premium Dry: a new beer born from a collaboration between two great brewing nations: Australia and Japan — and a perfect way to welcome the warmer months. Guests gathered…