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Scarf ‘Pop Up’ Dinners at Copper Pot Seddon

September 1st, 2017|

Over the years, plenty of people have asked us when Scarf Dinners will head west! Well, we're pretty darn excited to announce we are running two Scarf 'Pop Up' Dinners at the renowned Copper Pot Seddon. These dinners [...]

Where Are They Now? Q + A with graduate Farshad

August 31st, 2017|

  We sat down with Farshad (graduate of Winter Scarf '15 which ran at The Lincoln) to find out why he did the program and what he's been up to since.   Why did you [...]

Spring Scarf Dinners at Auction Rooms

August 30th, 2017|

It's been a chilly old Winter but Spring is finally in the air! Spring Scarf '17 Dinners will run on Tuesday nights at Auction Rooms from 26 September – 21 November. We're so excited to be partnering with [...]

Scarf ‘Tasting Plate’ with Brimbank City Council

July 24th, 2017|

Scarf is excited to partner with Brimbank City Council to run Tasting Plate, a free, 3-day hospitality training course. This is a front-of-house hospitality course for young people (18 - 28 years) from a refugee/migrant background, or [...]

Winter Scarf Dinners at The Grace Darling

June 8th, 2017|

The weather is getting cool so it's time to get your scarf on (and maybe a beanie and gloves, too!) in support of Scarf! Winter Scarf Dinners will run on Tuesday nights at The Grace [...]

Matt Preston invites Melbourne to Do More Than Dine

April 6th, 2017|

Scarf Ambassador, Masterchef judge and food journalist, Matt Preston, will again host our annual fundraising dinner Do More Than Dine on Wednesday 17 May at ARC ONE Gallery with food by Andrew McConnell and his team at [...]

Autumn Scarf Dinners at The Lincoln

March 6th, 2017|

Autumn Scarf Dinners will run on Tuesday nights at The Lincoln in Carlton, from 21 March – 16 May. The Lincoln head chef, Howard Stamp, has created a delightful two course set menu (entree + main with choice) for $40 per [...]

Do More Than Drink in 2016 to raise awareness and funds for Scarf!

November 7th, 2016|

Soon, we're launching our Do More Than Drink campaign for the second year running, this time, with the support of more than 30 of Melbourne’s best bars. Designed to raise both funds and awareness, the campaign [...]

Spring Scarf Dinners at The Robert Burns Hotel

September 28th, 2016|

  We're excited to announce that Spring Scarf Dinners will run on Tuesday nights at The Robert Burns Hotel in Collingwood, from October 18 - December 6. Book your place at a Spring Scarf Dinner now. The Robert Burns Hotel have [...]

Wrap Up – Winter Scarf ’16 Dinners at Higher Ground Melbourne

September 14th, 2016|

Winter Scarf Dinners ran on Tuesday nights at new CBD venue, Higher Ground Melbourne, from July 26 – September 13. Higher Ground Melbourne created a delightful two course set menu (entree + main, $40 per person). Head chef [...]

Wrap Up – Do More Than Dine ’16 Fundraiser with Matt Preston

September 14th, 2016|

On Thursday 12 May, Scarf held a very special event - our inaugural 'Do More Than Dine' fundraising dinner. With front of house service from some of Scarf's wonderful graduate trainees, incredible food from Cumulus Inc., [...]

Autumn Scarf Dinners at Rupert on Rupert

April 1st, 2016|

Autumn Scarf Dinners will run on Tuesday nights at Collingwood’s Rupert on Rupert from April 5 – May 24. We’ve recruited a brand new bunch of keen trainees for this program, and they’re excited to build their knowledge, skills, confidence and networks. [...]