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The Melbourne start-up creating 100% biodegradable coffee pods

Pod & Parcel's biodegradable coffee pods created in partnership with STREAT are sold via Pod & Parcel's website. 

A huge gin festival is coming to Melbourne

Gin lovers, look no further. It's all going down at Meat Market from Saturday October 21 - Sunday October 22. Details and tickets here. 

Melbourne's Butter Beer pop-up bar is opening once more

Experience the magic at Butteredbeer Bar from 7pm - 10pm on Friday July 7. Tickets here. 

We're calling bullshit on that $5 spoonful of Nutella everyone's losing their shit over

Surely we haven't completely cooked it. We live on the precipice of cooked ideas. Ideas so cooked, they just might work. But at the end of the day, this just feels like someone taking the piss, and doing a very good job of it too. 

Candied Bakery are bringing next-level doughnuts to the table

Find Candied Bakery at 81a Hudsons Road, Spotswood. 

An award-winning pizza joint is opening at the former Pentridge Prison

Oh, and one last thing. Did you hear about the 15-screen cinema that's also opening up there too?  

Tunes & 'Tails #1 Nighthawk and The Sugarcanes

Check out Melbourne Moonshine and The Sugarcanes for all the treats, all the time.

Fee Fee’s Bar is Melbourne’s new rock’n’roll haunt you need to get on down to

Fee Fee’s Bar is now open at 113 Johnston Street, Collingwood 5pm till 11pm Wednesday and Thursday, 4pm till 1am Friday and Saturday as well as Sundays 4pm till 11pm.

VB Slushies are now a thing and you can get them at this Melbourne bar

Get down to the launch at Supersmall on June 9. Tickets here. 

The Queen Vic Winter Night Market returns this week

The Queen Victoria Winter Night Market starts Wednesday June 7 from 5pm and continues every Wednesday until August 30. Visit their website for more information.

Moo Brew have released a range of tinnies, just in time for Dark MoFo

Try it first at Dark Mofo, Tasmania from June 8 - June 21. 

Melbourne is getting a new cheese festival

It's all going down at Meat Market on Saturday September 2. Get your tickets here. 

Christy Tania Talks Floating Ice-Cream

Check out the Glace Melbourne pop-up at Prahran Market – Omega and Neil Perry Kitchen, Thursday May 25- Sunday May 28 from 11am until sold out.

National Burger Day at Dandenong Market

Dandenong Market celebrates National Burger Day on Sunday May 28 from 10am - 3pm. To enter their 100 burger giveaway, visit Dandenong Market’s Facebook page. For more information, head to nationalburgerday.com.au. 

Dessert queen Christy Tania to launch ice-cream pop-up in Melbourne

Before bringing Glacé to Windsor in August, Tania serves the Floating Ice-cream at Prahran Market from Thursday May 25 until Sunday May 28.

The host of 'If You Are the One' is opening a noodle shop in Melbourne

Mr Meng opens on Monday May 22. Catch If You Are the One on SBS Viceland. 

Coffee in a cone is now a thing and it's coming to Melbourne

Check out their Instagram for local stockists. 

Deep fried tequila is now a thing and you can get it in Melbourne

Go dance with the devil and try it for yourself at The Bendigo Hotel. 

Miss Katie’s Crab Shack are bringing together great food and a new take on the classic game of Bingo

Miss Katie’s Crab Shack will host Bingo Starr every Friday night at Ding Dong Lounge.

A nacho eating competition is coming to Melbourne, taking teams of two

Bay City Burritos nacho eating competition is on Saturday July 15 from 3pm - 6pm. More info on the event page. 

Vinyl sales, vintage fashion and vegan produce combine for new Melbourne market

Footscray Finds comes to the Footscray Library Car Park every third Sunday from 8am to 1pm. For more info and to apply for your own stall, head here.

Queen Victoria Winter Night Market to illuminate with ‘Fire and Lights’ for 2017

The new Winter Night Market arrives every Wednesday between June 7 and August 30. For more info check out the market website.

The Noosa Food & Wine Festival is the perfect reason to head away for a weekend

The Noosa Food & Wine Festival runs from Friday May 19 - Sunday May 21. Tickets are $30 purchased online via their website or $35 at the event on the day.

Beat's Guide To Good Beer Week 2017

Good Beer Week is taking place from Friday May 12 until Sunday May 21. Find out everything you need to know on their website.