Author Archives: Lisa Velardo

Get the Facts

Friday, September 23, 2016

We, like you, want the Queen Victoria Market to be part of our city forever. The most important part of Queen Victoria Market’s heritage is the people of the market – the traders and customers …

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Drop-in sessions: Queen Victoria Market Renewal

Monday, September 5, 2016

Following the conversations about plans to renew and restore the Queen Victoria Market, two drop-in sessions have been arranged for September 10 and 17 from 9am - 12pm. The market renewal team look forward to talking …

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Making a Great Market even Better

Tuesday, August 16, 2016

We’re keeping the best parts of Queen Victoria Market while making improvements over the next five years. The best parts of the market will remain – its heritage, authenticity, character and affordability but we’ll have great …

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Implementation Framework endorsed

Wednesday, July 27, 2016

The City of Melbourne has released an Implementation Framework to guide the renewal of the Queen Victoria Market. Over the next five years, up to $250 million will be spent to create a world-class market precinct, …

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Implementation Framework released

Friday, July 22, 2016

The City of Melbourne has released an Implementation Framework to guide the renewal of the Queen Victoria Market. Over the next five years, up to $250 million will be spent to create a world-class market precinct, …

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Andrew Richardson chuck’s another prawn on the barbie!

Monday, July 4, 2016

Favourite barbecue recipes from the Queen Victoria Market traders. Barbecues and prawns. They’re the best of friends when it comes to a super tasty grilled barbecue dish. In this month’s blog from BBQ Workshop, we make a beeline for one …

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The Art of the Winter Barbecue

Friday, June 10, 2016

As a backyard barbecue tragic, I’ve always been a great fan of cooking outdoors in any weather. Never mind the biting cold or the horizontal rain that smacks you in the ear as soon as …

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G’Day! Peter Russell-Clarke Joins Queen Victoria Market

Wednesday, June 8, 2016

What do the following have in common? What Mae West served as a nightcap. What I served Prince Charles for his dinner. What the chefs of the First Fleet served their midshipmen. Now, without turning to google for the …

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