Author Archives: Rowan

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COOKING UP A LAUNCH FOR THE SOCIAL KITCHEN

Fisher & Paykel’s ‘The Social Kitchen’ pop-up has arrived in Melbourne – this time as a dedicated cooking school. Created by Fisher & Paykel, produced by Peter Rowland Catering and staged at Queen Victoria Market, Q has collaborated with all three … Continue reading

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GUM BOOTS & GOURMETS COMBINE TO SHOWCASE THE MORNINGTON PENINSULA

Gum boots and rain coats was the dress code for a wintery media event Q just staged to showcase the Mornington Peninsula’s new Wine Food Farmgate trail. A select guest list of Melbourne’s food & lifestyle media and top bloggers … Continue reading

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HOT OFF THE PRESS FOR PETER ROWLAND CATERING

We love helping clients share the story of their business, but also cultivating the right story telling techniques. So when Melbourne’s maestros of hospitality, Peter Rowland Catering, wanted to capture the attention of clients, stakeholders and future business partners, Q … Continue reading

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WARDING OFF THE WINTER CHILL WITH LUNA 1878

Q’s just helped launch the new season of LUNA 1878 – a winter night market at Queen Victoria Market. A celebration of all things Melbourne in winter, this third season brings together art, craft, performance and some of the city’s … Continue reading

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TOASTING A NEW ADDITION TO THE Q PORTFOLIO

  Q’s raising a glass to our latest client, Dominique Portet. This Yarra Valley winery was established in 2000 by Dominique Portet, whose family’s wine making history stretches back 10 consecutive generations to 18th Century France. Dominique and his son … Continue reading

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FROM SMALL IDEAS COME BIG RESULTS

Q loves working with clients to build on their ideas, no matter how small. So when we were presented with tiny and elegantly crafted eclairs at a recent meeting with The Westin Melbourne, we saw big possibilities. Why not set new … Continue reading

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LAUNCHING A NEW GOURMET ADVENTURE

Q’s work with Mornington Peninsula Tourism is taking us down country lanes and to the doors of some of the country’s premier food and wine makers to showcase a new trail of gourmet delights. ‘Wine Food Farmgate’ is a curated … Continue reading

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A LONG DISTANCE LOVE AFFAIR

Q’s just helped launch a brand new accommodation initiative, bringing the beautiful traditions of Japanese hospitality to the Australian market. Ryokan are exquisite inns allowing travellers a unique immersion in Japanese culture, way of life and traditional customs. Previously, these … Continue reading

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FASHION, FOOD & FUN COLLABORATIONS

We get to work with some very talented collaborators to help bring client projects to life – and we looked no further than clever illustrator Angie Rehe for a recent campaign. Q was inspired to bring an illustrative fashion edge … Continue reading

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CELEBRATING 10 YEARS OF Q

The festive season might be in full swing, but we’re celebrating a birthday at the Q studio. 2013 marks 10 years of Q – and we’re grateful for a decade of great clients, collaborators and colleagues who have made our boutique … Continue reading

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MELBOURNE CUP CARNIVAL A WINNER

Q’s work with the Victoria Racing Club has seen them take out top honours at the 2013 Victorian Tourism Awards. Winning the Major Event & Festival category, the Melbourne Cup Carnival was recognised for its contribution to Melbourne’s international and … Continue reading

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TASTY NEW RELATIONSHIP WITH PETER ROWLAND CATERING

Peter Rowland Catering has just been added to the Q portfolio of clients. We’re thrilled to be working with Melbourne’s iconic ‘catering powerhouse’ that delivers innovative food, beverage and hospitality for the city’s premier venues such as the National Gallery … Continue reading

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P AT Q – A NEW CREATIVE COLLABORATION

  Q’s excited to welcome P as our ‘designer in residence’. Otherwise known as Pauline Mosley, P is a talented graphic designer and art director who’s already bringing her design flair to a number of Q’s clients. Along with conducting … Continue reading

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CREATING A NEW WINTER RITUAL

We’re getting set to help launch LUNA 1878 – a mid week night market that celebrates winter in Melbourne. Think crackling fires, mulled wine, warming street food, crafty artisans, roving maestros and a line up cabaret style performers all cocooned … Continue reading

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SWEET PRODUCT LAUNCH CELEBRATES DELICIOUS WORLD FIRST

Who knew native ingredients such as bush tomato, wattle seed, lemon myrtle and blue gum smoke oil could work so well with couverture chocolate! Q’s just helped our sweetest client, the Yarra Valley Chocolaterie & Ice Creamery, launch a new … Continue reading