Fluffy flatmate

By Rhianna Busler Aki, the two-year-old Japanese Spitz pup is nothing but a white ball of friendly fluff.  Z Dai and his flat mate have owned Aki since he was born and love having the playful pup around. “I moved to Melbourne from China two years ago because I study over here and I love

Councillor Profile


The making of a lord mayor

Robert Doyle’s six years as Lord Mayor of Melbourne has benefitted both the city and the man himself. Melbourne has had a highly articulate, hard working and talented champion.  And Cr Doyle has experienced a rehabilitation of sorts and has emerged a better person. This is largely because of the nature of local government.  Although

Street Art


The world according to Barek

It’s an engaging and mystical world. One that is naive and charming, whimsical yet poignant.  This much-loved Brisbane artist has a large fan base here in Melbourne and a visit from him is a much anticipated street treat. It seems we can’t get enough of him! About 10 years ago, Barek embarked on a lifestyle