Scarf’s blog

We’ve brewed up something special for Autumn!

March 5th, 2018|

Our first Scarf Dinners season for the year will take place at the fabulous Stomping Ground Beer Hall in Collingwood! Recently taking out the top spot in Beer & Brewer Top 50 Brewpubs, Stomping Ground has been serving [...]

Market Lane fundraise for Scarf for the third year in a row

February 13th, 2018|

On Friday 26 January Market Lane Coffee fundraised for Scarf for the third year running, bringing in a huge $3001.50 to support Scarf programs. They opened their Faraday St, Therry St and South Melbourne stores for the [...]

Where Are They Now? Q + A with graduate Palkyi

February 5th, 2018|

We asked Palkyi (graduate of Spring Scarf ’16 which ran at The Robert Burns Hotel) why she did the program and what she’s been up to since. Here are Palkyi's answers, in her own words.   Why did you [...]

Spotlight on a Sponsor: Stomping Ground Brewing Co.

January 30th, 2018|

We are beyond excited to announce that in 2018, Scarf's new beer sponsor is Stomping Ground Brewing Co. This means our trainees will be undertaking awesome beer training and tastings with the Stomping Ground crew, helping [...]

Scarf launches ‘Do More Than Drink’ in 47 Melbourne bars

November 22nd, 2017|

We're about to launch our third Do More Than Drink campaign with overwhelming support from the Melbourne bar scene. The campaign will run from 3 – 10 December and 47 of Melbourne’s favourite bars have [...]

Spotlight on a Sponsor: Punt Road Wines

October 22nd, 2017|

We're currently enjoying sponsorship from the fabulous folk at Punt Road Wines in the Yarra Valley. During Spring Scarf '17 Dinners at Auction Rooms, we're serving Punt Road's 2012 Sparkling Chardonnay Pinot Noir, 2017 Pinot Gris, [...]

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 [...]