Meet Scarf Ambassador Leanne

June 3rd, 2015|News|

  We are so excited to have an amazing group of people as our Scarf Ambassadors, and we want you to get to know them better with some good old-fashioned Q + A. To start with, we're chatting with esteemed food writer and everywhere-woman, Leanne Clancey. She's already written about how pumped she is to be [...]

Winter Scarf Dinners at The Lincoln, Carlton

May 25th, 2015|News|

Winter Scarf Dinners are happening at The Lincoln (formerly known as Hotel Lincoln) in Cardigan St, Carlton. They kick off on Tuesday June 9 and run every Tuesday night until July 28. We've opened bookings, and are now offering two early sittings (6.00 - 8.00pm and 6.30 - 8.30pm), as well as regular staggered booking times. The Lincoln chefs have put [...]

Announcing Scarf Ambassadors

May 25th, 2015|News|

Liz from Scarf has been squirrelling away at an undercover project for some time now... and we can finally lift the lid on it! She's developed an Ambassador program to help make Scarf more sustainable and assist us in growing our social impact. So how did we choose our Scarf Ambassadors? To start with, we looked for ace [...]

Stop. Burger Time.

May 8th, 2015|News|

If you like burgers (and let's face it, you live in Melbourne and you're human so you probably, actually, truly love them) then we have good news for you. For the month of May, you'll see Scarf on the Local Matters jar at Grill'd in Flinders Lane (83 Flinders Lane, to be precise!) If we get the most tokens in [...]

Success Stories at The Sofitel on Collins

April 30th, 2015|News|

One of our wonderful Scarf graduates, Thelma, is kicking all kinds of goals, and we asked her if we could share her good news with you. She said yes, because she's wonderful, as we mentioned! After a false start with Scarf in 2013, (midway through our program an accident at home saw her break her leg - ouch!) Thelma rejoined [...]

Autumn Scarf Dinners at Green Park

April 30th, 2015|News|

We're super excited that our Autumn Scarf Dinners season will run at Green Park in Carlton North. Kicking off on Tuesday March 17th, Scarf Dinners will happen each Tuesday until May 12th. Bookings are now open on our website. We've been busily recruiting a new group of trainees (young refugees and asylum seekers facing barriers to work) and they're so [...]

Wrap up: Scarf pop up at Pallino in Thornbury

November 16th, 2014|News|

On Thursday 13th November, Spring Scarf popped up for a very special one-off bar and bocce night at Pallino in Thornbury! The Spring Scarf trainees did a fantastic job serving y'all in a very different format to our usual Scarf Dinners! Jeremy from The West Winds Gin helped us run the bar, including delivering a [...]

Meet new Spring Scarf trainee Deng

October 4th, 2014|News|

The Spring Scarf trainees had their first coffee training session at Di Bella Roasting Warehouse last night, and they're all pretty darn excited about the first Spring Scarf Dinner happening next week! We sat down with new front-of-house trainee Deng to find out a bit more about him and what he's hoping to get from [...]

Spring Scarf Dinners at Jorg

September 19th, 2014|News|

Spring Scarf Dinners fire up at Jorg in Fitzroy North from Tuesday October 7th! We’re super excited to be back at Jorg with a new bunch of trainees and mentors. Jorg head chef Bryce Bernhardt has designed a beautiful seasonal menu, which the Jorg chefs will be cooking. It’s a $40 two course set menu, and [...]

Scarf’s 4th Birthday Party!

September 11th, 2014|News|

Big news! Scarf is turning 4! So, naturally, we're having a party! It's on Thursday 25th September at Nest, 829a High St, Thornbury from 6.30pm. There'll be a Scarf bar, food trucks, live tunes via Africa's Got Talent, a raffle (who doesn't love a raffle?!), the launch of our new Scarf video and general good times! There might even [...]