NEWSLETTER IISSUE 3
APR L 2010
N TH S MT ELIZA’S NEW BUSINESS NETWORKING GROUP
Lots of new things are The monthly meeting for will be hosted by Pippa
SSUE springing up in Mt Eliza! March was held at Make Hanson. This will be a great
Designs in Frankston which is a opportunity to see what this
The Mt Eliza Business
picture framing business as clinic has to offer and enjoy
Networking Group had their
well as a gallery of paintings some food, drinks and like-
first meeting in September last
Mt Eliza’s new and prints created by local minded company.
year and since then it has
business artists which are for sale.
been steadily growing to In the very near future there
network & around 30 members.
farmer’s Members can host a “Meet
market Up” in their own premises and
showcase their business to the
rest of the group in a relaxed
The best pizza and friendly atmosphere.
Open to adjoining suburbs as
well as Mt Eliza it gives
Sensational members an opportunity to
shows in promote their business,
MEET UP AT MAKE DESIGNS IN FRANKSTON
The group is a non-profit will be a meeting (or two)
Little Wagon organization and for a held right here at the Boyz @
modest annual membership Manyung!
generate connections, learn you can get together and
from other members, or guest To find out more you can
Free wine speakers, and most contact Rahman Ymer, group
importantly to meet and The next meeting is on organizer, on 0419 876 821 or
enjoy the company of other Wednesday 21st April at The visit: www.meetup.com
professional people. Sports Injury Clinic, 361
Farewell Nepean Hwy, Frankston, and
HAVE YOU HEARD ABOUT THE BEST PIZZA?
Taking bookings now for
Behind the To put it bluntly… Harro’s has friendly staff. Their wine list
breakfast & lunch, special
scenes been serving the best pizza in isn’t huge but it fits the food
menus for a special lady…
the St Kilda area for well over perfectly and it seems their
12 years and I thought it was Mars Bar Cake and White Sunday 9th May
about time everyone knew Chocolate Cheesecake is
Winners about it! quite famous!
My daughter, Jacinda, and Harro’s has taken the humble Having said that, you really
her hubby, Paul, took over a pizza restaurant to a whole should make a booking,
Food for little pizza shop way back in new level of dining and it especially for Friday &
Thought 1996 and with a lot of hard won’t cost you a fortune so Saturday nights as lately they
work turned it into one of the drop in next time you’re on have had to turn people
most popular "hidden secrets" your way to or from the city. away and I know they hate
in Melbourne, now taking up to disappoint. And don’t
Gig guide 3 shopfronts! forget to tell them I sent you!
Not just serving and delivering JON
awesome pizzas, they have
and more… the biggest parmas, the best 262 Inkerman Street, St Kilda East
Phone: 9527 7338
gourmet pizzas, and really www.harrospizza.com.au
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MT ELIZA’S NEW FARMER’S MARKET
After 18 months of planning Melanie Wigg and the
and more than a few organising team ought to be
obstacles the first Mt Eliza congratulated on such a fine
SUNDAY Farmer’s Market held on event and the community is
Sunday 28th March was a eagerly anticipating the next
ROASTS huge success, a really special market.
COMING day enjoyed by the
It will be a long wait, the next
community at large and I
SOON! market won’t be held until
have to say it brought a real
May due to the committee’s
buzz to the town.
decision not to operate on
Don’t forget our
In excess of 3,000 locals and ANZAC Day as a mark of
visitors were thrilled by the respect for the veteran
roasts will be back
quality of the event, some community.
saying that it had “exceeded Market enquiries should be
In planning for Sunday 23rd
You can enjoy a their expectations”. That was directed to Market Manager,
May, Melanie says, “We are
meal with the also the sentiment of the Melanie Wigg on 0429 398 684
currently addressing a few
family and we’ll organisers who were or visit:
issues on the day, bringing
donate to your delighted by the turnout and www.mtelizafarmersmarket.com.au
people’s awareness to car
school! are apparently still “pinching
parking options and trying to
BE HERE ON
Relax at the end of Ted Antonatos
the week with our
Friday evening Karen Blood
specials… the winners of our
Half price Daiquiris recent monthly
5.30pm to 7pm MT ELIZA WARD COUNCILLOR LEIGH EUSTACE OFFICIALLY OPENED THE MARKET, draws.
gathered around PICTURED HERE WITH THE HON BRUCE BILLSON MP, LUCINDA BAKHACH FROM
THE MT ELIZA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE AND MELANIE WIGG They have each won
the bar enjoying two bottles of our
some great The quality of the fresh ensure that our stallholders Wine of the Month.
company produce was outstanding, don’t sell out too quickly. The
and a firm but fair stance free range eggs were gone And also to…
Then feast upon
mouth-watering from Market Manager, by 9:30am!” Rob Angelo
Spanish paella Melanie Wigg, ensures the
If you missed out on the first the winner of our
stallholders are mostly from
market then make it a must Easter Egg
within a 50km radius of the
for the future, you won’t be competition.
town to keep it truly local.
The atmosphere was like a Enjoy!
The Mt Eliza Farmers Market
traditional European street
operates on the 4th Sunday of
market and musicians,
each month right at the heart
entertainers and face
of the town, on the corner of
painters all contributed
Mt Eliza Way & Canadian Bay
towards making it feel like a
Road from 8.00am to
fun day out, a carnival
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THE BOYZ 4 BREAKIE SHOW OFF IN MORNINGTON
The Boyz 4 Breakie are
turning up the heat
and bringing us three
hot new shows at this
cool time of the year!
John Davidson and
the Johnettes kick it
off with the Rio Show
featuring the best
songs from the Boy
from Oz, Priscilla,
Rocky and Queen, to
mention just a few.
The May show takes
us back to the 60’s,
the beehive and the
soulful voice of Dusty
coupled with the Fleetwood Mac complete the musicians. limited so book now on
distinctive look and line up in July, in a show that’s 5977 2888 to avoid
An awesome line up of
voice of Roy Orbison. theatrical in its costumes and disappointment.
entertainment right on our
flair. The voice of Stevie Nicks
The hauntingly doorstep!
is captured faultlessly and SINCERE APOLOGIES, PUBLICATION A
familiar songs from backed by some of All shows include a sumptuous WEE BIT LATE FOR THE FIRST SHOW - ED
the legendary Melbourne’s finest dinner. Seats are strictly
LITTLE WAGON CONGRATULATIONS!
You may have noticed the We’ve had lots of couples tie
restaurant has been adorned the knot here lately and our FREE MEALS
with some gorgeous toys and congratulations go to…
GIG GUIDE children’s gifts.
Shannon & Martin Don’t forget to join
• Austin Not only do they look good, our VIP Birthday
Ben & Sera Club and we’ll give
Sunday 11th April they are for sale by Little
Wagon, a website based Thomas & Hayley you a free main
• Joel & Juvita business with a beautiful meal on your
range of traditional toys, Dominic & Jacinta birthday!
Sunday 18th April
baby goods, gifts and special Emma & Jaimie Entry forms are
• Daniel, acoustic guitar things for new mums.
we also had Rob & Meredith always at the bar or
Sunday 24th April
Each product has been renew their wedding vows send us an email –
carefully selected by owner, and all those lovely couples and then tell all your
• Joel & Juvita
Sunday 2nd May Jacinda Harrington, for its that celebrated Valentine’s friends!
quality and beauty.
• Gallery Opening Night For more information and to Special birthday’s for…
Friday 7th May
see the entire impressive Beverly Davidson
Book for dinner from 6pm
www.littlewagon.com.au Pat Kingston
• Mother’s Day
Sunday 9th May Rob’s 60th
FREE GLASS OF WINE!
and some farewells from
• Gallery Opening Night Come along to the
Friday 4th June Peninsula Private Hospital
Boyz @ Manyung for lunch
Book for dinner from 6pm
with 3 or more friends during
• Gallery Opening Night April/May and receive a
Friday 2nd July free glass of wine on arrival!
Book for dinner from 6pm CUT ME OUT NOW!
one voucher per table please
a la carte dining only
valid to 31st May 2010
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RHYS SAYS GOODBYE!
FOOD FOR After enjoying 3 years of Rhys doesn’t do things by
his distinctive and cheeky half, he’s also left quiet WINE OF THE MONTH
THOUGHT style of swooping through little Mornington and
the restaurant to wait on found himself a new home Crittenden Estate in Dromana
One cannot think our tables we said farewell and a whole new life in a has been featured this month
well, love well, or to Rhys last month. much “busier” place to with 4 classic wines:
sleep well, if one live! CRITTENDEN ESTATE PINOT GRIGIO
It’s a happy farewell as
has not dined well. Vibrant yet savoury aromatics of
he’s off to the big smoke He will be very much honeysuckle and fresh cut hay and
VIRGINIA WOOLF with an exciting new job to missed and we all wish him a palate of pears and lemon juice
British novelist further his career. the very best.
GEPPETTO SAUVIGNON BLANC SEMILLON
A nose of gooseberry and lemon
zest and a palate of lime with a
BEHIND THE SCENES AT THE BOYZ zippy acid finish
When we asked Emma for pastime is kayaking with her GEPPETTO CHARDONNAY
a profile for the newsletter sister.
COUNTRY RETREAT she said, “I don’t have
Intense peach and melon aromas
with a mouth-watering fresh acidity
And Emma isn’t always out the
one, I’m here all the time!”
Available for weekend front, she likes cooking and GEPPETTO PINOT NOIR
and holiday rental is a I thought she was right sneaks into the kitchen to “give Intentionally made for early
beautiful three and started off asking for a it a go” whenever she can! enjoyment with fresh fruit and low
bedroom country tannins but retaining a lively acidity
list of likes and dislikes,
home located at which I’ll leave to the end.
Avoca. But there’s more to Emma
Food: Chocolate & mash potato
than meets the eye… it all
In the heart of the Drink: Bacardi & Coke
started about 30 years
stunning Pyrenees, Flower: Oriental Lily
close to wineries, and
ago in Mentone where
MEET THE CREW
Emma was born and while
the township itself full Place: Mansfield (to visit Nan)
she was still little the family Chef/owner: Jon
of history, antiques and Travel: Bora Bora
moved to Rye, and are still
galleries there’s lots to TV star: Gerard Butler Co-owner: John
living there now.
do, or if you prefer just
Emma’s pet hates… Chef: Adam
escape from it all! Emma shares a cute little
No loo paper and being cold!
place in Rye with her Trainee chef: Anya
Set on a few acres of
black & white
private and pretty Kitchen: Brad
cat, Little Man.
landscape it is fully
It’s fortunate Traineeship
equipped with modern
she’s in Rye as kitchen: Ethan
she loves to walk Alice
and linen included.
on the beach Ben
Luxuriously furnished, whenever she Braeden
adorned with original can and loves
artworks and a must- the outdoors. Front of house: Emma
have open fireplace it Jacqui
Emma’s latest Cassidy
offers the best in
project has Dean
been creating a
For more details or whole new Traineeship
bookings call Jon on cottage garden front of house: Rhiannon
9787 7911 but she says her Todd
most fun and EMMA MAY BE CAMERA SHY BUT SHE WAS Newsletter
adventurous HAPPY TO POSE FOR THIS PHOTO! Editor: Susie
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