Suckling Pig Dinner @ Republic Norwood

Republic Norwood, Adelaide’s semi-newest pub/hotel/casual dinning restaurant, has launched their newest campaign – suckling pigs. Republic has been around for about 8 months now and has become a social hot spot among locals near the venue as well as other parts of Adelaide. When an invitation found its way to my inbox, there was definitely no…

The Big Lunch @ Adelaide Central Market

Early this month, I wrote about the menu for the Big Lunch. Many people showed interests in attending or reading about the event for consideration for future years. One major factor that stopped some people was that they claimed they wanted a reasonable price. For $140 per person, I admit that the ticket price was…

Mushroom Mania 2014 and Lenzerhide

Mushroom Mania is back again for its 2014 round. Being in its 14th year, the month-long campaign  has attracted a lot of attentions in the public, in media and has been widely discussed on all social media platforms. Mushroom Mania, run by Australian Mushroom Growers, is hosted across all states in Australia with a simple…

World Aquaculture Conference 2014

World Aquaculture Conference 2014 (WAA 2014) was held in Adelaide Convention Centre from June 7 until 11. This was the first time South Australia held this conference and was the biggest event the state ever held. Hosted by the World Aquaculture Society and sponsored by PIRSA, the conference has attracted approximately 3000 delegated from all…

[Information] The Big Lunch 2014 preview

Dear fellow foodies, I thought it’s time for me to give all of you a quick headup on what’s happening in Adelaide in the food event sector. The Big Issue has launched the lunch menu for this year’s “The Big Lunch” event. The main aim of the event is to raise money for the homeless…

Donut King free donuts and selfie competition

  A selfie? Yes, I am taking a selfie, but before I go further on the topic, you may have noticed that I’ve been absent for a while since last post. Tina cut her finger through while cooking and I had to be in hospital with her all week last week. Anyway, I may have…

World Aquaculture Conference 2014 (2): Port Lincoln Eyre Peninsula

Port Lincoln, the city on the lower Eyre Peninsula, is known to many Australians. In my trip to Sydney late last year, seafood produce from Eyre Peninsula could be found everywhere in the city’s most famous seafood market. Stretching across the Great Australian Bight, the peninsula bounds by the Spencer Gulf to the east and…

World Aquaculture Conference 2014 – An Introduction

The World Aquaculture Conference (WAA 2014)will be held in South Australia for the first time in Adelaide Convention Centre in June over 5 days, running from the 7th until the 11th. This will also be the first time since 1999 that Australia will host this annual premier international aquaculture  industry conference that will bring together strong linkages…

Crust Gourmet Pizza Bar New Menu Launch

Australia’s premium pizza business, Crust Gourmet Pizza Bar, has just launched their new menu. After opening in Sydney in 2001, the business has become one of the nation’s the most popular pizza chain and has established outlets across Australia. In South Australia, they have five shops including Briton, Norwood, Torrensville, Unley and Reynella.    …