When we were sent this fellow's Game of Homes map we threw it onto Facebook and, well, the rest if history. Check out what happened next ...

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Fiona Patten. Photo: Julian Kingma
Patten emerging
Peter Wilmoth

After years of lobbying, the Australian Sex Party's Fiona Patten is finally in a place where she can drive change. She chats to Peter Wilmoth.

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Sophia Loren: Yesterday, Today, Tomorrow.

Sophia Loren shares her tips on life, love and eternal style with Jane Rocca.

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We have been programmed to expect certain smells at particular times of the year, says Dhav Naidu, who gets a whiff of a new trend. PLUS get in with a chance to win an $800 mega beauty hamper.

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Grilled and compressed watermelon. Photo: Chris Hopkins
Food | Transformer
Kendall Hill

By introducing fine vegetarian dining to the backstreets of Fitzroy, chef Luke Florence isn’t so much breaking all the rules as writing them anew. Check out Kendall Hill's review here.

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The decision to gazette a public holiday on the Friday before the grand final will reduce the city to a ghost town.
The grand plan that isn't
Virginia Trioli

Making grand final eve a public holiday will detract from the spirit of the city.

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Cavin Chee. Photo: Scott McNaughton
Barista | Oscar Mike
Leanne Tolra

This café’s calm, quiet back-room dining space was designed to cater for people with time to linger over meals or coffee. Leanne Tolra takes a look.

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Anzac Day dawn service Melbourne
Thousands turned out for an emotional Anzac Day dawn service at the Shrine of Remembrance in Melbourne. Our photographer Craig Sillitoe was there.