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Closed Tuesday January 26

Hey everybody! We have decided to close today Tuesday the 26th of January. Unfortunately one of our Fringe shows was cancelled due to illness and it made more sense for us to give our staff a day off. We’ll be open again from 11am Wednesday the 27th of January. Sorry for any inconvenience caused! xo

Green World Revolution

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We recently went to visit the inner-city farm of our micro herb supplier, Green World Revolution. These guys are secretly tucked away in Gladstone St Perth. We had trouble parking because there was a crane blocking the one-way street and a mobile coffee van parked in the laneway behind the brothel. We finally reached the gate signed ‘Gladstone Street Farm’ and entered this urban oasis. The proprietor, Toby, is a friggin’ awesome individual who runs this “not-for-profit, environmental social enterprise.” He’s about 7ft tall and the brains behind this micro-herb, sprout & micro-vegetable farm, servicing some of Perth’s best restaurants and creating jobs for the long term unemployed. From the solar-powered irrigation system to the packaging crate shingles on the sheds, Green World Evolution is recycling, growing and innovating.
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We already use their herbs in our weekend brunch menu, but we’re playing with ways to feature them in our new summer food menu out in January.DSC02577

Holiday Trading Times

Thursday 24/12 Xmas Eve CLOSED
Friday 25/12 Xmas Day CLOSED
Saturday 26/12 Boxing Day* 10am-2:30am
Sunday 27/12 10am-1am
Monday 28/12 Public Holiday CLOSED
Tuesday 29/12 6pm-1am
Wednesday 30/12 11am-1am
Thursday 31/12 New Years Eve CLOSED
Friday 1/1 New Years Day CLOSED
Saturday 2/1 Business as usual!

*We’re doing something different this year. We’ll be open all day and night Boxing Day! Cheap Bloody Marys with our weekend brunch from 10am or push on through to the wee hours with our brand new drinks menu and cheap snacks for your Christmas Hangover. Bring your family or run the hell away from them at The Moon..
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Megan King – Studio 54 Shoot

Megan King, a talented local fashion photographer, approached us about shooting the stunning WA model Marlikka Perdrisat at The Moon. We are delighted to share the results with you… wow!
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Title: STUDIO 54
Inspiration: Bianca Jagger/studio 54 Inspired editorial
Venue: The Moon Cafe
Stylist: Fashion Styling by Karen Drummond
Model: Marlikka Perdrisat
Photographer: Megan King Creative

http://www.photographymeganking.com

Summer Drink Menu Coming!

Tues 17/11: We’re plotting out our new summer drink menu this week! With a bunch of inspiring and refreshing new cocktails, house-made iced teas and a swag of quality wines & beers it should tick a few boxes we rekon!

We’ll keep you posted.

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WAM Saturday Spectacular!

The bad news is that there is no Perth Poetry Club on this Saturday.. The good news is that we are celebrating our first year as a venue for WAs best celebration of local music!

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We’re super excited to be a part of the WAM Saturday Spectacular this Saturday Nov 7! WAs best celebration of local music, spanning all genres across multiple venues. We are lucky enough to feature a plethora of talented local songwriters all flying solo from Midday-8pm on the day!
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Check out the line-up:
Minky G: 12.00 – 12.30
Tashi: 12.50 – 1.20
Alex Brittan: 1.40 – 2.10
Cubs: 2.30 – 3.00
Amy Sugars: 3.20 – 3.50
Bri Clarke: 4.10 – 4.40
Jordan McRobbie: 5.00 – 5.30
Benny Mayhem: 5.50 – 6.20
China Doll: 6.40 – 7.10
Joel Barker: 7.30 – 8.00

DRINK SPECIALS & FREE ENTRY!

Weekend Brunch

2014 saw The Moon implement our first ever brunch menu on the weekends! We hope you’ve had a chance to try it. We’ve made a few new additions for winter such as our delicious Bacon & Green Capsicum Potato Hash, warming Spiced Coconut Quinoa Porridge, Feta & Zucchini Fritters or a simple Vegemite & Cheese Toastie mmmmmmm

Available every Saturday & Sunday from 10am-4pm! Click HERE to see the menu!
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Potato, bacon & green capsicum hash / Spiced Coconut Quinoa Porridge

New food & old favourites for winter!

We’ve spruced up our menu for winter! You’ll find quite a few new smaller or share items, warm vegies and some heartier larger meals like our homely Creamy Wine & Tarragon Chicken with roasted potato mash. Vegies2WineTarragonChook
We’ve also returned a few super-requested items like the Stinky Pig Pizza and our Blue Pumpkin & Thyme (BPT) Spaghetti, but don’t worry you die hard fans, our pizza pasta menu hasn’t changed too drastically! And please note that The Spinster Pizza, Marco Penne & Simple Penne are available by request 😉
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Perth International Jazz Festival

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Thanks to Perth International Jazz Festival for a great weekend. We had the awesome 6 piece version of the Mitch Boag group and talented Tedde from ECU playing jazz with soul, country, hip hop and rock elements.

You can catch our free jazz in the courtyard on the 1st and 3rd Thursdays of every month (and the 5th Thursday if there is one) with The Fix who’ve been our resident jazz band since 2004 and change with guests every time.
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