DID YOU KNOW?

The Penny Black was the world’s first adhesive postage stamp used in a public postal system.

Does the name ring a bell? Well, the site of the pub on Sydney Road under the same name was Brunswick’s first post office! (Next time you walk past look for the Postbox Royal Cypher).

Running for Gracie - Brunswick Daily
In the long run, you can do anything!

In the long run, you can do anything!

Chris Dixon never thought he’d be a runner, let alone be running a full 42km marathon in the Melbourne Marathon Festival in December 2021. ‘It was when we found out about the little issues we’re having with our daughter Grace that I started running as a bit of an outlet to help with my mental health.’

Read this inspiring story to learn more about Chris, Emma and Gracie, and how you can do anything if you put your mind to it.

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Just the three of us

Just the three of us

The first in a series of true love stories to have taken place in Brunswick.   It was a cold November’s night in 2019 when Aida met Blake at the Retreat Hotel for their first date.  They had met on a dating app, and as Aida headed inside from the...

Brunswick Bound - Brunswick Daily
Bound for Books

Bound for Books

Travel and cocktails are back on the itinerary for many, but nothing will replace the thrill of a great book. Brunswick Bound is a maze of inviting corners and they're back open for in-store trading since August's lockdown closure. Learn more about this book shop and their beautiful staff by reading this chronicle of their reopening night!