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A Date with Mum | Date #10

It’s not awkward to take your mother on a date, especially when it’s mother’s day. Most mums (thankfully like mine) are fairly easy to please on their day; breakfast, some flowers and you are in the good books until next year. Others though aren’t so easy to please. I could easily rattle off a number […]

Discreet Meet ‘n’ Greet | Date #9

A friend of mine is all over RSVP (I swear it’s not me). Recently he explained to me he was meeting a girl for a coffee as a lunch or dinner was a little daunting on the first internet date in real life. I’m sure he’s not the only one, so I thought I’d help […]

Pre-Comedy-Festival-Tipple | Date #8

The Melbourne International Comedy Festival rolls into town next Wednesday (March 27, 2013) bringing with it a wealth of dating opportunities with guaranteed LOL’s. You have two options here; book ahead or grab a ticket on the night from the ticket booths on Swanston Street. Booking ahead is your safe option, and for a spontaneous […]

Friday Fiesta | Date #7

It’s all happening in Melbourne this long weekend with the Melbourne Food & Wine Festival continuing and Moomba Festival starting. The Opening Night at Moomba is a nice little date and MFWF have plenty of pleasant markets going on, but you all don’t come to this page for nice and pleasant dates. How about I […]

White Night Melbourne | Date #6

This Saturday night at 7pm Melbourne’s CBD will be transformed into a labyrinth of pop-up light, art, film and music exhibitions that will run all night long. For one night only, Melbourne will become a wonderland covering laneways, streets, buildings, underground car parks and public buildings. The only way to describe it would be like […]

Tight-Ass-Tuesdays | Date #5

Tuesday night dating, easy; Tight-ass Tuesday movie night with a food court dinner and a choc top. Tried and tested by every man and his dog before you. It worked a treat when I was 15, but now this date might not get me the same result (the result was a cheeky pash in the […]

Renovations, Makeovers & Newborns | Date #4

St Kilda, the town where the hookers and the homeless live alongside the wealthy and the fashionable. You’d think this would be an easy date with a choice of Acland Street cake shops, Luna Park, the Vineyard and the Espy. Well those places are so 2012. Welcome to the new St Kilda. We start the […]

Summer Outdoor Cinema | Date #3

Summer is the season for outdoor cinema and with so many to choose from now, I thought best to narrow the search and give you a few tips when attending. The Shadow Electric As they like to do, kids out in the North do things a little differently. The Shadow Electric is the hipster’s version […]

Collingwood? | Date #2

Collingwood probably isn’t the first place that springs to mind when thinking of somewhere to go on a date. The area, however is quickly becoming the hipster capital of Melbourne. Luckily you don’t have to wear maroon pants and have a sleeve tattoo to go on this date; this one can be enjoyed by just […]

50 First Dates | Melbourne | Date #1

Do it wrong and Melbourne’s CBD can be a big bad city full of pit falls and locked doors; you’ll find yourself queuing up for hours like sheep in hope of landing a table at that new ‘it’ restaurant, or walking aimlessly down Swanston street and settling for that ‘famous’ pub full of tourists. Do […]