10 facts you may not know about Oktoberfest

Here’s 10 facts about Oktoberfest that we’ve come across that you may not know: The festival began in October 1810, to celebrate the wedding of Prince Ludwig and Therese of Saxe-Hildburghausen. Over the years the starting date was changed to September because the weather is warmer. Wies’n, is the local name for Oktoberfest. The name […]

The Chooks are in the finals…and now Slater is going as well!

There is a backlash against last night’s NRL judiciary decision to allow Billy Slater to play in Sunday’s NRL grand final between Sydney Roosters and Melbourne Storm. I will try to maintain an unbiased position given that the team at Penny L ane Bar & Café (particularly chef Oscar) are Roosters faithful. We had already […]