Film review: The Ideal Palace

Wowsa. What a beautiful surprise. Not a surprise in that I didn’t think it wasn’t going to be beautiful, at the very least to look at – the trailer suggested as much. And the story seemed pretty beautiful too. But the details that are (thankfully!) left out of the trailer take it to another level […]

Weekend Notes article: An Evening with Olivier Bonville from Champagne Franck Bonville

When an actual (Champagne) champagne maker visits Perth for the first time, you go. Here’s my lighthearted account of An Evening with Olivier Bonville from Champagne Franck Bonville, Champagne Franck Bonville, for Weekend Notes. Thanks to Howard Park Wines for making the event possible (and the great banter!) and The Shorehouse for hosting.