Welcome to Bluestone: a boutique, online-only magazine that celebrates South-West Victoria. People. Art. Food. Places...and Analysis. Published fortnightly.
Analysis: Why a huge apartment block is wrong for W'bool; the rise of the backyard hen and win a 20kg bag of chickenfeed! ; growing mushrooms with Kylie Treble; meet the neighbours with Jo Canham ; a spectacular open garden in Narrawong; and much more…
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How an old shoe led to a W’bool war hero…
Kylie Treble: A letter to my gardening Grandmother.
Book review: Claire Norman on ‘Duplicate Keys’ by Jane Smiley.
Michael Barling & Sean Kenny on the thinking behind ‘Big Life’.
Unearthed: how the Warrnambool Cemetery works…
Top artists celebrate the natural world of Portland.
Another top Asian restaurant in W’bool: The Liebig.