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Tag: Woden

Drive-Through or Drive In? Dining at Space Kitchen

by The Editor



For many, the idea of dining in a car park is a foreign one. For others, it reeks of Melbourne-cool and appears urbane and edgy.

Well, while not quite underground, Space Kitchen has opened, and we were certainly intrigued to see who heads to Woden on a weekend for brunch in a car park.

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Rant: Architecture – Sky Plaza Tower

by The Editor

On a recent trip to Woden, the Canberran was reminded of the unspeakable vulgarity of Sky Plaza Tower.  It had been long enough for the image of this monstrosity to recede into the realm of hazy memory, but once it reappeared to offend my sensibilities, the horrors came screaming back.

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