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A Golden Weekend at the Plains


Lou Barlow played a secret set. Photo: Shaina Kaye


The car was stacked with gear, the convoy was arranged and the slabs of canned beer had been bought – for the second time this festival season.

Golden Plains, only in its fourth year, is the little sister of Meredith, the BYO music festival in country Victoria. Although it’s little in size, with less tickets being released than for Meredith, it makes up for it with the class acts to perform. Continue reading


music meets fashion

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Melbourne Spring Fashion Week showcases the best of Australian fashion but also, as I discovered last week, some great Aussie music. Check out what I wrote about the fashion for online magazine Upstart but remember, I was also there for the music.

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