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    Raising strong women

    Two women, one with her back to the camera

    Two mothers and a father tell us how they raised their daughters to be strong women in celebration of International Women’s Day.

    05 March 2020

    Inside Sake Bar Yoramu, Japan’s most unique sake experience

    Mercedes-AMG GLE 43 Coupé

    Mercedes-Benz is at the forefront of innovation in the automotive space; let’s shine a spotlight on those at the forefront of innovation in the food and wine space.

    28 February 2020

    Indulge and unwind on the Mornington Peninsula

    Jackalope Hotel at dusk, surrounded by vineyards

    Switch on your out-of-office, turn your phone to silent and give yourself permission to indulge in a weekend on Victoria’s picturesque Mornington Peninsula.

    1 September 2019  

    Find your island home at food hub The Flinders Wharf

    The Flinders Wharf

    Flinders Island locals Jo and Tom Youl have poured heart and soul into a venue that both showcases and nurtures local talent.

    1 May 2019

    Taste your way around Paris

    Taste your way around Paris

    Tricia Welsh embarks on a self-guided food tour courtesy of start-up Le Food Trip.

    1 November 2018

    Wickens: a destination to dine for

    Wickens: a destination to dine for

    Be prepared for an exquisite dining experience in stunning surrounds at Victoria’s renowned Royal Mail Hotel near Dunkeld.


    1 January 2018

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    Fashion & Design

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    Fashion & Design

      What should you see at Melbourne Design Week in 2020?

      A person standing in a staircase shot from above

      The NGV’s most popular design event is back, and the program is packed with sessions on sustainability, urban design and tech innovations. Here are our highlights.

      26 February 2020

      NGV Friday Nights is back with an ‘80s-era lineup

      London duo Alex Rita & Errol pose for a photo

      The best way to see the world-exclusive Crossing Lines exhibition is during the NGV’s Friday Nights, where music, food and art combine in a vibrant tribute to ‘80s New York City.  

      10 December 2019

      On the streets of 1980s New York at the NGV.  

      On the streets of 1980s New York at the NGV.

      The National Gallery of Victoria’s (NGV) summer exhibition shines a spotlight on the artistic friendship between two great contemporary artists, Keith Haring and Jean-Michel Basquiat, who drew their inspiration from the streets of the Big Apple.

      10 December 2019

      Aje co-founders sparkle with new jewellery line and artistic links.  

      Aje Jewellery Founders

      Co-founders of fashion label Aje Edwina Forest and Adrian Norris continue to break new ground and innovate, recently revealing their first jewellery collection, Aje Adorn, at an exclusive Mercedes me Store Melbourne event.

      30 November 2019

      Sarah & Sebastian design the CLA Mood Ring.  

      Mood Ring

      When dynamic jewellery designers Sarah & Sebastian laid eyes on the new Mercedes-Benz CLA Coupé, they found all the inspiration they needed to design and create a mood ring in its honour.

      25 September 2019

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      Innovation

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      Innovation

        How artificial intelligence is contributing to the car of the future.

        The Mercedes-Benz F 015 concept car projecting a pedestrian crossing on the road as a person walks in front of the car.

        The way we drive has changed dramatically over the last decade, thanks to advancements in artificial technology. So how is AI improving our drive?

        01 March 2020

        Mercedes-Benz EQC x R&B star The Weeknd.

        eqc-mercedes

        Grammy award-winning R&B artist The Weeknd stars alongside the first production electric vehicle from Mercedes-Benz, the EQC, in a special campaign that not only looks forward to an exciting all-electric future, but also casts a respectful glance at the company’s storied past.

        10 February 2020

        Future living: the best smart home technology of 2020.

        Someone holding a mobile phone to control smart devices in their kitchen.

        Here at Mercedes-Benz, we’re excited by the technology and design innovations that are changing our lifestyles for the better.

        10 February 2019

         

        In conversation with Lewis Hamilton and Toto Wolff

        Toto Wolff and Lewis Hamilton on stage with Tom Clarkson

        The six-time world champion and his Mercedes-AMG Petronas F1® team boss opened up to an intimate audience at Mercedes me Store Melbourne as a kick off to the 2019 Formula 1® season.

        1 March 2019

        Garrett McNamara drops in at Mercedes me Store Melbourne

        Garrett McNamara posing with a surfboard in front of a Mercedes-Benz

        The world’s foremost big wave surfer regaled fans with stories about his record-breaking adventures.

        1 October 2018  

        The new A-Class leads the charge into an exciting future.

        Dave Thornton, Ally Watson, Cameron McEvoy and Jerry Stamoulis on stage

        Just as the smartphone revolutionised the way we communicate, the smallest model in the Mercedes Benz range, the new A-Class, is set to change the way we interact with our vehicles.

        1 August 2018
         

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        Performance

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        Performance

          Behind the Baby-Benz: 30 Years of the Evo II

          Mercedes-Benz 190 Evolution II

          It’s been 30 years since the Mercedes-Benz 190 E 2.5-16 Evolution II was unveiled at the Geneva International Motor Show. To celebrate, we look back through the history of this iconic racing car.

          5 March 2020

          The smartest Formula 1 innovations in recent history.

          A race car driver crouching on top of a race car.

          Ahead of the Formula 1® Rolex Australian Grand Prix 2020, we consider the thrilling new tech innovations that have taken motorsport to the next level. 

          5 March 2020

          How autonomous cars could change our lives

          How autonomous cars could change our lives

          Will we only drive ourselves in the future if we really want to? In the first part of our series on autonomous driving, we explain why this technology is one of the most important innovations of our time. And what Mercedes-Benz is doing to help shape it.

          5 March 2020

          Mercedes-AMG gets a podium finish at the Bathurst 12 Hour.

          Jamie Whincup, Shane van Gisbergen and Maximilian Goetz holding their Bathurst 12 Hour trophies

          After a nail-biting race in scorching weather, Mercedes-AMG managed to take third place at the 2020 Bathurst 12 Hour. Read on for our recap of the race and its highlights.  

          21 February 2020

          On the road in Utah with the new Mercedes-Benz GLS.

          A black Mercedes-Benz GLS in the Utah desert.

          Exploring Utah’s fascinating desert landscape in the Mercedes-Benz GLS is like travelling back in time to the Wild West.

          18 February 2020