New cargo bar pops up in Melbourne CBD

New cargo bar pops up in Melbourne CBD

Melbourne’s newest bar is an indicator that the city’s thriving laneway culture can, in fact, be contained. An impressive new container bar called Whitehart sprouted up this month in a former parking lot at the end of Whitehart Lane. The two-storey, open-air watering...
Container Cafe Propels Fremantle Foodie Scene

Container Cafe Propels Fremantle Foodie Scene

The eternal search for Australia’s most innovative eateries often leads to Melbourne and Sydney. But West Australian hospitality trailblazers Hamish Fleming and Siobhan Blumann put Fremantle on the foodie map when they opened Propeller in 2014. Fashioned from a...
Embargo Container Bar Casts Anchor in Perth

Embargo Container Bar Casts Anchor in Perth

With the arrival of the summer season in Perth, a popular new shipping container bar has popped up on the banks of the Swan River. Embargo Container Bar will be docked on both sides of the river – Elizabeth Quay and South Perth Foreshore – for the 2016/17...
Container Cantina Spices Up the Capital

Container Cantina Spices Up the Capital

A colourful new container taqueria is importing more than Mexican beers to the historic U Street Corridor in Washington DC. Run by brothers Eric and Ian Hilton, El Rey is bringing the neighbourhood back to life. Fondly referred to as Black Broadway, the popular U...