Get your art fix – event not to be missed!

Sculpture: Hi Horse, Artist: Stephen Glassbrow, Location: Exterior, 481 Toorak Rd

Explore and be amazed! Make sure to check out the 20th Toorak Village Sculpture Exhibition on till 13 June. Australian artists have installed over 80 amazing sculptures throughout the streets and shops. You can pick up a catalogue of works available in the shops, go for a wander and follow the map!

Above, I’m pictured with my lovely friend Kudzi and have included below a few other shots of my favourite sculptures. I love the wooden sculpture of a guy with screws in him and it’s called Life Can Be Irritating – 😂😂😂 makes me laugh!

Sculpture: Life Can Be Irritating, Artist: Frank Duyker, Location: Alexanders Cigar Merchants
Sculpture: Brown Goshawk, Artist: Jake Mikoda, Location: Florian Florist
Sculpture: I Need You!, Artist: Graham Duell, Location: The Food House Toorak

The exhibition is on till 13 June, more details here:

Awards night!

A fabulous crowd gathered for the launch of the 2019 Toorak Village Sculpture Exhibition in the Tok H Centre on Thursday 2 May. On the night $16,500 worth of prizes were up for grabs, to be chosen from the 103 Australian-made sculptures placed on display throughout the streets and shops of Toorak Village. Eddie McGuire officially opened this leading art exhibition – let’s take a look at the night!

$16,500 worth of prizes were given away, with this year’s judge Graeme Wilkie. The winners are…

• Toorak Village Traders $10,000 – sculpture award winner: Taro Iiyama with “Vessel’ – No 61 in Alexanders Tabacco.

• Toorak Village Traders $2,500 – sculpture award winner: Oliver Ashworth-Martin with ‘Ausgmented Immortal – Eucalyptus’ – No 52 in Jasco Hair & Makeup in Toorak Place.

• Meridian Foundry $2,500 – Bronze Casting award winner: James Cattell with ‘Fisherman of Talaagzi’ – No 45 in Traffic.

• Judges Encouragement $1,500 award winner: Darren Gilbert with ‘Tear Envelope’ – No 55 in Corporate Health Management.

The Toorak Village Sculpture Exhibition is on till 9 June 2019. Stay updated here:

Images: Daniel Bailey

Spring Racing Event!

We sipped on champagne and discovered the new eyewear trends at Eyescan Toorak on Thursday 11 Oct 2018. Stylists were on hand to showcase hot new looks for the season. Shoppers enjoyed 20% off the entire designer collection of Thierry Lasry. Let’s take a look at my shots! 

Head to Eyescan Toorak for the best eyewear range in Melbourne:

Get your art fix!

Come along for a wander and take in the 2018 Toorak Village Sculpture Exhibition! I love this event as there are so many amazing pieces of artwork on display that make for fun Instagram snaps. I look after the social media for Toorak Village – let’s take a look at some of my shots!

Artist Sandie Wright with her sculpture at Sally Wright Flower Studio! 🌹🥀🌻

This year there is 97 contemporary sculptural works in the shop windows and on the sidewalks of Toorak Village.

An onlooker enjoys the work of artist Andrew Kasper, titled Journey in the Tok H Centre.

It’s the 17th year of the event and 88 artists have on display their sculptures that are all made in Australia.


Make sure to check it out! On till 10 June 2018. Free event and all artwork is for sale.


Along with fashion – I also love taking photos of food! Let me show you some of my delicious shots for cafe hot spot Monkey Bean in Toorak.  I’ve recently started to look after all their online communications, review channels Trip Advisor & Zomato, and launched their social media channels. Let’s get you hungry!

😍😍 Monkey Burger with in-house ground porterhouse pattie, spicy sauce, pickle & bacon jam! 😋😋

Coffee with a smile! ☕

Menu fav 😍😍 Reuben Sandwich with home made gluten free bread 😋

In the heart of Toorak Village.

😍 Belgium Waffles topped with fresh berries, vanilla bean mascarpone, berry coulis and maple syrup!

Happy customers!


Find Monkey Bean here:
Facebook: MonkeyBean.Toorak
Instagram: MonkeyBean.Toorak
Trip Advisor: Monkey Bean
Zomato: Monkey Bean


Check out more about my Communications agency here:

Craig Lawson Communications

Xmas Party!

It was a fabulous summer evening for Toorak Village Traders Association Xmas party at Grange Road Egg Shop last night. We celebrated with delicious food, drinks and divine company. I do the social media for Toorak Village, so I was on the scene to capture the action – let’s take a look at my pics…


For more fun action, follow Toorak Village on their social media channels here:



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