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Messina Print Socks

January 14, 2019

After walking out the door last year, Messina print socks are finally back in stock in all stores.

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Collaborations

Drumstick X Messina

January 11, 2019

The newest collaboration kid on the block, and maybe one of our best has finally arrived.

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Collaborations

Drumstick X Messina - inside the collaboration

January 11, 2019

Messina Head Chef Donato Toce reveals how many Drumsticks he had to eat before they agreed on the perfect flavour.

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January Shake Specials

January 11, 2019

This month we've created a caramel popcorn shake and another vegan shake.

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Sydney International Tennis Competition

January 6, 2019

We're popping up at the Sydney International Tennis Competition

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Messina Eats

Messina Eats: Wonderbao For Chinese New Year

January 2, 2019

2019 is the year of the pig, which means some very delicious dishes are on the way. Join us for a special Chinese New Year Messina Eats, featuring Wonderbao.

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2018 in Gelato

December 25, 2018

It's been a good year of happenings at Messina - here are some of the highs from 2018.

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Produce Week At The Creative Department

December 21, 2018

To celebrate our farmers, growers and suppliers, we're hosting a special month of sittings with a menu to match.

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Last Minute Messina Cakes for Christmas

December 20, 2018

Don't panic, if you haven't ordered your cake for Christmas our stores will still have some stock available to buy

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Events

Good Stuff Inside - Deliveroo are giving away Messina to YOU

December 16, 2018

Order online from Monday 17th December via Deliveroo to recieve a 500ml of some pretty nifty flavours

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Events

Messina Delivery by Speedboat this weekend

December 12, 2018

What better way to get your Messina delivered than by a Deliveroo speedboat? Well you can this weekend...

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Collaborations

Cocktail Porter x Messina Creative Department

December 10, 2018

Join us for our first alcoholic cocktail pairing, by mixologists Tim Philips and Cameron Northway from Cocktail Porter.

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Limited Edition

New Cakes Have Arrived

December 6, 2018

After months of testing, our new range of cakes is finally ready for your eating enjoyment

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Events

New York Pizzeria Roberta’s Is Coming To Sydney

December 4, 2018

For one night only, Roberta's are coming to Firedoor - we're ready for the Big Apple’s best pizza. And dessert.

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December Shake Specials

December 3, 2018

This month we've done a take on the classic creaming soda spider and a choc peanut fudge thickshake.

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Café Kitsuné Is Open

November 29, 2018

The legends at Incu, Maison Kitsuné and Artificier Cafe have joined forces and opened a Café Kitsuné pop up.

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Messina Eats

Messina Eats: Hoy Pinoy

November 29, 2018

Hoy Pinoy are coming back to Messina Eats for round four of Filipino BBQ.

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Events

We're Popping Up At Big Design Market

November 26, 2018

Drop in, say hi and grab one of our custom gelato sundaes in Sydney and Melbourne.

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New Messina Cakes - they're almost here!

November 26, 2018

Our brand new range of cakes is ALMOST ready - they'll be coming into stores in the next few days

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19th November - This Week's New Dish At The Creative Department

November 19, 2018

Every week, Head Chef Remi Talbot comes up with a new creation to add to the menu at the Creative Department. Joining the 8 course menu is a grilled scampi and EVOO sorbet dish.

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Gelato Science

Messina Strawberry Farm - Picking when Perfectly Ripe

November 16, 2018

Our strawberries are picked at peak ripeness which allows our gelato & sorbet to taste the best that it possibly can

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Limited Edition

Messina Print Socks are Back Soon

November 15, 2018

After the first lot walked out the door in record timing, we thought we'd better get another order of Messina print socks in before Christmas

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The Christmas Coma 2018

November 14, 2018

Our gelato christmas cake is back for 2018, filled with a new set of delicious trifle flavours and textures.

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New gelato cakes are coming...

November 11, 2018

We've been plotting and planning and are soon launching a brand new range of gelato cakes

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Events

Spilt Milk Canberra 2018

November 8, 2018

If you've got tickets to Spilt Milk, you're in for a double dulce treat.

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November Shake Specials

November 8, 2018

This month we've made a cinnamon scroll and pavlova milkshake special.

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Collaborations

Creative Department x Seedlip Drinks Collaboration

November 7, 2018

For three evenings in November, Seedlip are taking over our paired drinks menu with the world's first non-alcoholic distilled spririt.

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Events

Messina on Wheels!

November 7, 2018

This summer we're giving you the chance to have the Messina ice cream van roll up at your favourite locations

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The Creative Department is Coming to Melbourne This Week

November 7, 2018

Book a seat at our Creative Department pop up in Windsor, Melbourne, before it returns to its base in Sydney.

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Events

Night Noodle Markets are coming to Melbourne

November 5, 2018

Night Noodle Markets is back in Melbourne with our fully Filo menu!

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The 2018 Christmas Coma is coming...

October 31, 2018

Yes we know it's still October, but this is your first warning - the Christmas Coma is back in limited quantities very soon

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Events

Liven Secret Snacks means free Messina for you!

October 22, 2018

For the next 4 weeks, we're got four custom Liven flavours in stores and Liven are giving you free scoops

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22 October - This Week's New Dish at The Creative Department

October 22, 2018

Every week, Head Chef Remi Talbot comes up with a new creation to add to the menu at the Creative Department.

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Messina Eats

Messina Eats: Breakfast (all day)

October 16, 2018

Our talented chefs are running their own breakfast service, all day, Saturday 3rd November at Rosebery HQ.

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Caviar Week - Creative Department By Messina

October 12, 2018

During November our caviar centric degustation menu will be touring in Sydney and Melbourne. Very opulent ingredients. Very limited seats. Don't miss out.

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Parramatta Lanes 2018

October 9, 2018

Parramatta Lanes has returned for 2018 with 14 different locations to add to your To Do list.

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October Shake Specials

October 5, 2018

On the menu this month: Tres Leches and Strawberry Cheeseshake

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1 Oct - This Week's New Dish at The Creative Department

October 1, 2018

Every week, Head Chef Remi Talbot comes up with a new creation to add to the menu at the Creative Department

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Events

Night Noodle Markets are back for 2018

September 25, 2018

Night Noodle Markets are driving back into town for another year, and this time our menu has gone full Filo.

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24 Sept - This Week's New Dish at The Creative Department

September 24, 2018

Every week, Head Chef Remi Talbot comes up with a new creation to add to the menu at the Creative Department

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17 Sept - This Week's New Dish at The Creative Department

September 19, 2018

Every week, we add a new dish to the degustation menu at The Creative Department in Darlinghurst

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September Shake Specials

September 6, 2018

Every month we’re releasing two shake specials across all stores. Check out which flavours we made this month!

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Events

Smooth Festival of Chocolate 2018

August 27, 2018

We're returning to Smooth Festival of Chocolate with three new exclusive desserts dripping in chocolate, and gelato.

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Limited Edition

Messina Print Socks

August 27, 2018

Socks for Father’s Day…a cliche? Yeah maybe…but what about Messina Print socks? We’ve made a very limited run just in time for this Sunday.

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Free Dulce De Leche With Your Deliveroo x Messina Purchase

August 21, 2018

Get your phones ready, from today until stocks last we’re giving you a jar of our own dulce de leche with any Messina order via Deliveroo.

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Price Increase 2018

August 20, 2018

It's that time again - a few items are going up in price just a bit...sorry! It's not all bad news though - read on as we've got some exciting developments to announce.

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Events

Cherry Blossom Festival 2018

August 14, 2018

Our big bountiful van will be riding on into the Cherry Blossom Festival at the Auburn Botanic Gardens this weekend and next weekend.

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Messina Eats

Messina Eats: Mr Miyagi

August 10, 2018

Mr Miyagi's big debut in Sydney, popping up at Messina Eats this week.

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Gelato Science

Messina Strawberry Farm - Dural NSW

August 7, 2018

We now grow our own strawberries in Dural, NSW with the help of husband and wife team, Tony & Anna.

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A Fairy Bread Messina Shake Special is Now in Stores

August 1, 2018

Introducing our August Shake Specials. FAIRY BREAD (no explanation needed) and PIECE-A-CAKE. Find out what's in them...

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Gelato Science

Messina Hazelnut Farm - Seymour VIC

August 1, 2018

We're very proud to now be growing our own hazelnuts in Seymour, Victoria. We use them for any of our hazelnut gelato, additions, spreads and toppings.

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Brisbane Night Noodle Markets 2018

July 2, 2018

Brisbane … your time has come! Step right up to Messina’s Japanese Gameshow, exclusively at the Night Noodle Markets.

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Gelato Science

If you need lots of milk, buy lots of cows

July 1, 2018

All our gelato is now made from our own jersey milk, produced by our herd of cows on our dairy farm in Numurkah. 

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Events

Burning Love: Carriageworks Winter Night Market 2018

June 16, 2018

Get ready to say adios to those winter chills, the Winter Night Market is returning to Carriageworks next Friday night and we'll be cooking over fire!

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We now do Shake Specials - and there's a Red Velvet one this month!

June 12, 2018

We’ve been doing Messina shakes in all our stores for yonks. BUT have finally decided to make some suped up specials. Here's the first relesse of our monthly specials.

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Events

Sweet As - Brisbane Dessert Festival 2018

June 1, 2018

The Sweet As – Brisbane Dessert Festival will open for the first time, this Sunday.

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Additions

Messina Additions - Florentine

May 23, 2018

We make everything from scratch in our in-house bakery. Find out how we make our Florentines.

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Additions

Messina Additions - Honeycomb

May 17, 2018

We make everything from scratch in our in-house bakery. Find out how we make our Honeycomb.

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Events

Messina at HWKR - Plated Desserts

May 15, 2018

It’s our second week at HWKR in Melbourne, and about time you tried our full menu of plated desserts.

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Additions

Messina Additons - Baked Cheescake

May 9, 2018

We make everything from scratch in our in-house bakery. Find out how we make our Baked Cheesecake.

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Events

Fish Lane - Brisbane 2018

May 2, 2018

We’re popping up at the Fish Lane Festival again next Saturday and we’ll be serving a very special dessert for our punters.

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Collaborations

Messina x Wonderbao Pop Up at HWKR Melbourne

May 2, 2018

Along with our friends at Wonderbao, we’re setting up shop in HWKR for 3 months to bring some of our most mouthwatering creations to Melbourne.

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Messina Eats

Messina Eats: Hoy Pinoy

May 1, 2018

Hoy Pinoy are back at Messina Eats for the third time, check out what they're making

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Limited Edition

Mother's Day - Gelato Chocolates 2018

May 1, 2018

A box of nine handmade gelato bon bons, ready for Mum and the fam to devour.

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Additions

Messina Additions - Anzac Biscuits

April 24, 2018

We make everything from scratch in our in-house bakery. Find out how we make our own Anzac Biscuits for Anzac Day.

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Additions

Messina Additions - Chocolate Brownies

April 20, 2018

We make everything from scratch in our in-house bakery. Find out how we make our Chocolate Brownies.

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Gelato Science

Can The Real Dulce De Leche Please Stand Up?

April 13, 2018

We can now proudly say we make our own dulce de leche in house at Gelato Messina. Find out about our trip to Argentina and how we learnt to make it.

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Additions

Messina Additions - Our Chocolate Machine

April 6, 2018

Messina’s labour of love has never been so relevant when telling the story of our chocolate making machine. We now make all our own chocolate.

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Additions

Messina Additions - Hot Cross Buns

April 5, 2018

We make everything from scratch in our in-house bakery. Find out how we make our own hot cross buns at Easter time.

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Additions

Messina Additions - Red Velvet Cake

April 4, 2018

We make everything from scratch in our in-house bakery. Find out how we make our red velvet cake for our popular Red Velvet special.

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Events

Perth Night Noodle Markets 2018

March 16, 2018

We’re coming for you Perth! And we’re bringing our four best Night Noodle Market desserts directly to your doorstep!

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Limited Edition

Yolk's on us - Easter 2018

March 13, 2018

Yolk's on us this Easter. Cream yourself with triple the egg-citement.

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Events

Brisbane Ice Cream Festival 2018

March 5, 2018

It’s that time of the year again. The Brisbane Ice Cream Festival is popping up on the 10th of March! Gelato hot dogs are coming your way...

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Messina Eats

Messina Eats: Wonderbao

February 10, 2018

WONDERBAO are coming to our Rosebery carpark to make their famous Gua Baos for Messina Eats.

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Events

Laneway Festival 2018 - Sundae Night Fever

February 2, 2018

Pack your disco shoes and flares, because if you’ve got tickets to Laneway, you’re about to be immersed in SUNDAE NIGHT FEVER at our disco cube.

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Collaborations

Three New Tim Tam Flavours

January 27, 2018

With one round of Tim Tam making under our belts, this time we’ve used some of our Messina specials to inspire our three new flavours.

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Events

Sydney Festival 2018 - Disco Biscuits

January 4, 2018

Messina’s famous Disco Biscuits are coming to Sydney Festival. Part biscuit, part gelato, part disco!

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Events

The Creams of Your Dreams

December 27, 2017

If it’s one thing an ice cream company needs, it’s an ice cream van….on Bondi Beach…find out what's on offer from our van this summer.

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Collaborations

Deliveroo Editions...Open for Business

November 29, 2017

Deliveroo Editions is open for business in Melbourne…and it’s giving you even more reason to be a lazy b*stard and not leave the couch.

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Limited Edition

The Christmas Coma 2017

November 25, 2017

The 2017 Christmas cake is here, see what we've rustled up this year.

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Events

Disco Biscuits Are Coming to Canberra

November 20, 2017

Popping up at SPLIT MILK and THE COMMONS, we’re hand-making Messina Disco Biscuits for the good people of Canberra.

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Collaborations

An A-Moozing Pop-Up With Deliveroo: Messina Milk

November 2, 2017

We've collaborated with Deliveroo, to bring you the 'Infinity Field' where you'll get the first taste of Messina milk from our dairy farm.

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Limited Edition

Father's Day on 'gelato' Film 2017

August 20, 2017

'Being an awsome dad for dummies' VHS out now, in gelato form.

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Collaborations

We're Voting Yasss!

August 19, 2017

We’re voting a massive YASSSS to marriage equality. Find out why in this article.

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Events

Smooth Festival of Chocolate 2017

July 27, 2017

Our gelato chocolate bars are back and on steroids for this years Smooth Festival of Chocolate.

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Events

Splendour in the Grass - Pop Up

July 14, 2017

We’re popping up at Splendour In The Grass this July and we’ve tuned into the line up to get the best kind of flavour inspo.

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Events

Gothic, Giallo, Gore: Italian Horror - GOMA

July 9, 2017

We're making custom gelato chocolate bars for GOMA's horror film festival - find out what's in store.

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Events

Night Noodle Markets Brisbane - 2017

July 6, 2017

Our delicious desserts are coming to the Brisbane Night Noodle Markets very soon...

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Events

Pop Up - Teneriffe Festival Brisbane 2017

June 27, 2017

We're popping up at the Teneriffe Festival in Brisbane, with an exclusive dessert.

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Collaborations

Brisbane Store x Deliveroo Giveaway

June 1, 2017

We're giving away a custom Pina Banana gelato cake for the launch of our Brisbane store.

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Events

Newtown Good Food Fair 2017

May 10, 2017

Find out what gelato creations we made for the 2017 Newtown Good Food Fair

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Collaborations

Twin Peaks - Double R Diner Store Takeover

May 10, 2017

A Twin Peaks themed store takeover is underway in Sydney and Melbourne. Gelato cherry pie and special flavours are on offer.

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Events

Calling All Aussie Expats in LA!

May 5, 2017

We're going state-side for a special event and popping up at LA Food Bowl Night Markets for five short days.

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Events

Fish Lane Festival Brisbane 2017

April 28, 2017

Robert Brownie Jr. On Crack is back! Due to popular demand, we're brining it to Fish Lane Festival in Brisbane for one day only.

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Limited Edition

Veruca Salt 2.0 - our Easter Egg is here

March 29, 2017

This year, the golden geese have been busy! Check out our 2017 gelato Easter Egg, which has just been laid.

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Events

Perth and Canberra Night Noodle Markets Pop Up 2017

March 14, 2017

We're popping up in Perth and Canberra for the first time. Come and visit us at Night Noodle Markets.

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Messina Eats

Messina Eats: Pie Country

March 14, 2017

Don't miss Pie Country's debut appearance - our first in-house Messina Eats

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Events

Brisbane Ice Cream Festival Pop Up 2017

March 6, 2017

If you're coming to Brisbane Ice Cream Festival - you're going to want to get your hands on one of our Cremino Choc Tops.

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Events

Night Noodle Markets 2017

February 11, 2017

Enter the Japanese Gameshow! We've made four custom Japanese gelato desserts which will only be available at Night Noodle Markets this year.

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Limited Edition

Fatal Attraction - Valentines Day 2017

February 1, 2017

Don’t get into the spirit this Valentines Day with our most graphic gelato cake to date – FATAL ATTRACTION

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