Green up your spring

Stepping into Rozelle’s That Plant Shop means stepping into Edwina’s world — a place where plants speak and thrive. Known as Sydney’s plant whisperer, Edwina (aka That Plant Lady) has been the driving force behind the business that helps people green up their homes and gardens. With spring in full bloom, here are Edwina’s top tips to get your indoor plants spring-ready.

The Dry Dock is back

In 2021, Peninsula Hospitality purchased the historic Dry Dock Hotel and after extensive renovations the pub is set to reopen in early November. A modern European dining room, an Ex-Rockpool Head Chef and a dog friendly public bar are some of what’s coming. Darling sat down with co-owner James Ingram to learn more.

Five minutes with… Mark Dapin

Mark Dapin is an acclaimed journalist, novelist, historian and screenwriter. He’s also a Balmain local. We sat down to discuss boxing, corporate vampires and pubs.

New space Casa di Stories to Gather opens in Rozelle

Stories to Gather is delighted to announce the opening of ‘Casa di Stories to Gather’, an intimate event space set within the quiet community of Rozelle, Sydney. As Stories to Gather has continued to bring people together over beautifully curated tables for the past four years, Casa di Stories to Gather represents the heart and home of Stories to Gather and is a natural evolution for the brand - a physical space that facilitates community and connection.

Chez Blue says bonjour to Rozelle

Chez Blue, a charming and relaxed neighbourhood French bistro, is set to open in the heart of Rozelle this October at the Sackville Hotel. Former Bistro Moncur head chef, Mark Williamson, leads the kitchen with plenty of favourite French classics planned as well as a few riffs. Chez Blue is part of family-owned hospitality group Solotel which also runs the Sackville Hotel cellar and bar next door.

The CareToDance Team

Dance for Dementia

With dementia being the second leading cause of death in Australia, the team at CareToDance and Dementia Australia partnered to host the first Annual Dance For Dementia Inner West Gala Ball on the 31 May. The objective was to raise funds for Dementia Australia and their research team to help the many Australians affected by dementia.

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NSW Government

We acknowledge the Traditional Custodians of the land on which this business operates, the Gadigal and Wangal peoples of the Eora nation, and pay our respect to Elders past, present and emerging.

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