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Melbourne dumpling festival 2017

For Asian cuisine lovers, this will be one of your favourite events in Melbourne. Get your chance to try more than 50 varieties of dumpling this Friday 20th October on Bourke Street. 124 more words

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Notes from a bookworm

Hill of content or hill of content. I’m not sure which use of the word they are going for but both words apply because this bookshop is a dream. 1,562 more words


Twitter, live blogs & the Bourke Street massacre

On Friday the 20th of January 2017, the city of Melbourne was rocked by the actions of Dimitrious Gargasoulas.

Mr Gargasoulas was driving his car erratically, first near Flinders Street station and later through the Bourke Street mall, killing six people and injuring 36 more. 1,085 more words

Bourke Street

Bourke Street

After my early shopping trip to Queen Victoria Market, I went back to my hotel and registered for the Apple Academy. A quick lunch spruced me up and I was ready to explore another part of Melbourne. 567 more words


gareth wiecko

that’s the thing with bourke street: it’s filled with all these musicians busking their craft in exchange for whatever coins you can spare. most of them are so-so, but i have to say some are just plain brilliant they deserve a stadium instead of a street for an audience. 476 more words


David Moore, another 2nd great-uncle (1824-1898)

Image: David Moore – courtesy of the State Library Victoria

David was the fourth son of Captain Joseph and Ann Moore. He was born in Sydney on the 4 February 1824. 250 more words

Melbourne Laneways

I have always found myself drawn to the big cities. To the noise, to the culture, to the food, to the people — to the true essence of what makes a big city so big. 380 more words