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The Balfours pie cart in the 1970s with patrons waiting for a pie floater.

The Origins of South Australia’s Iconic Pie Floater

South Australia is known for its many culinary delights. Balfours’ Frog Cake, FruChocs (apricot pieces covered in chocolate), Coopers beer, Farmer’s Union Ice Coffee and Haigh’s chocolate are just some

A wide external view of the Tumby Bay Hotel on South Australia's Eyre Peninsula.

The Best Pubs on the Eyre Peninsula

Named after explorer Edward John Eyre, South Australia’s Eyre Peninsula is a triangle-shaped area best known for its aquatic activities. Home to Australia’s seafood frontier, the coastline produces world-famous oysters

Where to Find the Best Country Pubs in Tasmania

Tasmania. The Apple Isle. Or, if you’re 150 years old, Van Diemen’s Land. It’s a place known for its natural beauty, bountiful produce, and laid back locals. And, of course,

An aerial view of Busselton jetty.

The Best Places to Eat in Busselton

Fresh-caught squid on the barbecue and vinegary hot chips by the beach have long been dinner staples in Busselton, the barefoot holiday town 2.5 hours south of Perth. But, the

A classic mixed grill on a plate served at a local pub.

In Search of the Mixed Grill

It is completely and utterly naff to start with the dictionary term for the subject you’re writing about, but in the case of the mixed grill, it does bring some

All-You-Can-Eat Pizza Hut, We Have to Go Back

There’s a moment from my childhood that bounces around my brain constantly. I often bring it up whenever the words ‘Pizza Hut’ are uttered, or there’s reference to an all-you-can-eat

A wide view of The Grapes Hotel, in Ballarat, Victoria.

The Best Pubs in Ballarat

Ballarat is Victoria’s third-largest city, and was the epicentre of the Victoria gold rush of the late 1800s. Today, Ballarat is a bustling regional centre with unbelievable historic buildings to

Shopfront of Nagambie Brewery and Distillery.

The Best Places to Eat in Nagambie

Over the past few years, the Victorian lakeside town of Nagambie has grown in popularity. Always popular over summer due to its proximity to Lake Nagambie and its various watersport

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