I'm getting married in January, and I'm looking for a low key place to hold the reception, in Melbourne.au [more inside]
In Friday's issue of The Australian, the Entrepreneur lift-out had an article about two (Melbourne?) investment bankers who fell foul of the GFC then started their own clothing business, based on a wildly successful business model from France - something about factory seconds, or end-of-season stuff from high-end labels. I think they have something like 250,000 subscribers, and last month they turned over a million bucks. What was the name of the Melbourne start-up and what was its French inspiration?
I'm an American guy in my mid-late twenties living in Melbourne, Australia for (at least) the next eight months. My social life was quite exciting when I first moved here during late summer, but lately it feels a bit stagnant at times. I'm looking for ideas of activities to get involved with, to make use of my free time and help me connect with new people (friends of both sexes, plus THE LADIES). [more inside]
Im looking for good Karaoke in Melbourne, can you help? [more inside]
Does anyone know of a good camera repairer on the north side of Melbourne? I've just moved to Melbourne and the shutter on my Bronica ETR has jammed. As I am new here, I don't yet know of any good repairers. Do you?
Do hackers go into people's Skype accounts and break up with the account owner's SO? Also, if there's anyone in Melbourne, Australia, preferably Carnegie, who could give me some help, I could definitely use it. [more inside]
I'm wondering where I can find some community noticeboards in Liverpool, England? [more inside]
Melbourne MeFites – help me find a gift I can buy online for a Melbourne-dwelling friend. [more inside]
Best place to get a quality haircut in Melbourne? [more inside]
Can anyone recommend a good dentist in Melbourne, Australia? We live in Seddon and don't have private health cover. Not horribly expensive preferred but quality of work is more important.
How can we make ourselves more attractive potential tenants? [more inside]
MelbourneFilter - what are some funky neighbourhoods to explore now I've seen & done everything in Collingwood, Fitzroy, Carlton, Brunswick, Prahran, Windsor & St Kilda?
Where to find a pinball machine in Melbourne (preferably in a pub)? South Melbourne, the CBD and Fitzroy are my preferential destinations (in that order). [more inside]
Does anyone know a good psychotherapist / psychologist in Melbourne? some details inside for what I need. [more inside]
Does anyone know where I can buy 2nd hand textbooks in Melbourne, or a good Australia-based online used book supplier? [more inside]
Things to do with quite small children in Melbourne during this week... with no car. Got any good suggestions? [more inside]
Looking for graffiti in Melbourne Australia of a big "CW" which stands for "Crime-wave" (a gang I believe). [more inside]
Going to Melbourne (Australia) for 1 week have $400 how should I spend it? Accomodation has been paid... [more inside]
what's it like living in melbourne and commuting to sydney for work? [more inside]
I just got a research fellowship in Melbourne and am moving there in mid February- hooray! Now I need to find an apartment. Complications: I don’t know a soul there and I currently live in the United States. [more inside]
I'm moving out of a two person sharehouse and need to help my ex-housemate find another housemate to replace me on the lease. What are some good sites that we could post advertisements on? [more inside]
Are there storytelling/live reading shows in Adelaide or Melbourne, similar to The Moth in NYC/LA? [more inside]
Keep us busy in Melbourne. What to do for a few days in Victoria's Capital? [more inside]
Tent-phobic city-dweller seeks weekend getaway suggestions which do not require a car to reach. [more inside]
Sydney and Melbourne with a 10-month-old in September. Any suggestions? [more inside]
New to contracting, and new to Australia. Can someone please help me find a company to sort out my insurances and payroll (and the 'living away from home allowance' -- or recommend an accountant if I need one? [more inside]
Ordering a return ticket Melbourne to Los Angeles with V Australia; can I travel to LA and cancel the return flight for a refund?
I'm going to be flying one way from Melbourne, Australia to Los Angeles with V Australia. It's cheaper to book a return ticket than a one way ticket. Can I cancel the return flight and get a refund? [more inside]
What should I and a friend see at the 20090Melbourne International Film Festival? [more inside]
How have landscapes transformed by drought in Australia (esp. Brisbane or Melbourne) impacted people's perceptions of climate change? [more inside]
Please tell me about Melbourne, Monash and U. Melbourne. [more inside]
MelbourneFilter: where can I watch televised Rugby League in Melbourne? [more inside]
What are your favourite things to do in both the Byron Bay and Melbourne areas? [more inside]
TravelFilter: Will the current cheap flights between Australia and New York remain into 2010? And what times of the year are considered off-peak travel to NYC? [more inside]
What shops should I go to in Melbourne, Australia, to buy inexpensive necessities (clothes, shoes, groceries, linens, electronics)? [more inside]
I was recently issued a minor traffic infringement by a Melbourne police officer. I told him that I believed the charge was unfair and that I intended to contest it in court. He told me that if I did, he'd then present me with an additional, more serious charge. Was this just bluster to dissuade me from contesting the charge, or could he in fact do that? [more inside]
I have jumped on an opportunity to take a vacation on the sunny beaches of Australia (insert mixup of seasons joke here). I am leaving in three weeks, and staying for six. However, I have run into a problem: my American passport expires two weeks before I return (though after I leave). [more inside]
I'm visiting Australia for 10 days / 9 nights, flying in and out of Sydney. How would you divide your time amongst the various cities? 3 nights each in Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane?
We’re hoping to rent a camper van in Melbourne (approx April 13), drop it off in Brisbane a week later. Any advice? [more inside]
MelbourneFilter: What are some good things to do after hours in Melbourne? [more inside]
What's the safest/best way to book airline tickets? [more inside]
Building a website for a charity in Australia. Can I get any tax deductions from this? Does it make a difference if I charge them or if I do it for free? [more inside]
I'm living in Melbourne, Australia, and I have a whole lot of unwanted clothing (some unworn or barely worn) that I want to donate to an op shop. Am I able to get any tax deduction for this?
Can anyone personally recommend a skin specialist in Melbourne, Australia? [more inside]
Please suggest a cafe or restaurant that's open for Christmas day dinner in Melbourne (Australia)? [more inside]
Does anyone know a good computer store based in Melbourne, Australia? [more inside]
I'm currently looking to buy my first small flat in Melbourne, Australia and having no luck. Apart from the big two online sources, are there any other sources to see what's on the market, or to find places before they get listed? [more inside]
Have you seen my people? They must be in Melbourne somewhere... [more inside]
Can anyone help me find the best dietitian in Melbourne, Australia? [more inside]
Looking for a cheap place to stay for a week in Melbourne, the cheapest that meets these criteria: (1) Hotel is 30 minutes or less from the CBD by public transport; (2) I can get a two-person room with its own shower; (3) I will not get stabbed or robbed there. [more inside]
My partner and I are going to Melbourne in August to see Wicked. We're only there for one night, but while we're there we have a few hours to kill before the show and about an hour or two in the morning before we fly back home to Brisbane. What should we do/see while we're there? [more inside]