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Street Food on Washington

chef Ben Smith and his wife Bridget have since taken over the old store in Washington Valley and set about turning it into a real community food spot; Street Food on Washington is a lot more than just a place for quick takeaways at lunchtime, but you can do that too if you want to.

Greenhough Vineyards

We buy their wines regularly but it is some time since I caught up with Andrew Greenhough from Greenhough Vineyards, so I dropped in to see him for a chat a couple of weeks ago to talk about the current vintage, current release wines and to check on the direction he and his partner Jenny Wheeler are taking their wines.

Salvito’s Pizza Bar

When John Esposito opened a pizza bar named after his two sons (Salvi and Vito) he was determined to bring authentic Italian flavours that reflect his family’s heritage and he has done exactly that with spectacular success. The pizzas at Salvito’s are wonderful.

Little Nessie Cafe

I love positive people and I don’t think anyone who opens a…

Pic’s Peanut Chocolate Butter with Whittaker’s

A few of the key factors in the success of any business are being…

Farewell to a year that will long live in infamy

The tumultuous 2020 year certainly ended in this region with…

Llama Products & Maria Barnes

If you are organised you will have your Christmas shopping sorted…

Harry’s Fish Shop

Howard (Harry) Morris has been a fixture in the Nelson restaurant…

Beachside Conference & Events Centre

Just over two years ago I told you about Carol Shirley and her…