Growing your own veg and minimising food miles is a very good thing, but it's not always feasible in a city garden the size of two cherry tomatoes. Enter Rohan Anderson's latest project, which connects fresh food with city dwellers.
If you've ever been to Broome, you'll know that at the end of the day your mouth can end up drier than a camel's kneecap. The town swelters almost all year long, and it's these hot conditions that gave rise to Matso's.
There's nothing wrong with showing up at a party with a six-pack of beer, whether it's in a laneway or on a regal estate. But sometimes it's fun to get all sophisticated and show up with a champagne-sized bottle of Bridge Road's Chevalier.
For nine hours the third most populous city in Victoria will have the brewer-to-drinker ratio tipped happily in favour of the former (which is great for the latter), when 40 beer-makers descend on the town for the Ballarat Beer Festival.
Pork seems to be undergoing a bit of a renaissance. Not that it ever really went anywhere, mind, but you get the feeling that we may be at peak-pork-fetishisation right now. You can, after all, buy a bacon-themed coffin.