In pictures: Rare ‘orange’ monkey born at Sydney zoo


An endangered monkey has been born at Sydney’s Taronga Zoo – and he’s orange.

The new male François Langur,was born on March 22 and has now been unveiled.

Like all François’ Langur babies, Manchu as he has been named was born with vibrant orange fur, an contrast to his mother Meli and the rest of the troop who are black.

The Zoo said it’s believed the striking colour makes it easy for adults to identify and look out for infants. 

Taronga Zoo is the only place Australia caring for the endangered species, and now has 11.

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Cheeky Monkey Market | WTC Wharf


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Melbourne Cheeky Monkey Market is a FUN FAMILY Market!

We have stall holders selling New items bargain priced Pre-loved items & Unique Handmade items.

Melbourne Cheeky Monkey Market has a strong focus on FUN we aim to be the Market that the kids nag you about taking them too!

MELBOURNE CHEEKY MONKEY MARKET IS ALWAYS INSIDE SO NO MATTER THE WEATHER THE SHOW WILL GO ON!

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6TH MAR – SATURDAY – CRAIGIEBURN CENTRAL
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15TH MAY – SATURDAY – CS SQUARE


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Date: Saturday 27th March 2021

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Pink Monkey Bar & Grill – Good Food Gold Coast


Pink Monkey Bar & Grill enjoys a position that has everything. Right next to the busiest corner in the iconic holiday destination of Burleigh Heads, the bold pink two-storey building has ground floor dining plus a rooftop deck where diners can enjoy drinks looking through Norfolk pines to the iconic surf break. It’s a sitter, right?

Located next door to enduring favourite, Justin Lane Establishment, Pink Monkey’s building progress was watched keenly by locals, its sassy pink and black décor leading to a buzz when the doors were finally opened albeit with little fanfare.

But even when you hold all the cards in your pack, not every hand falls your way. Not every multi-million-dollar restaurant is welcomed into its first year with fires, floods and a pandemic, but Pink Monkey Bar & Grill is holding its head high, with food and service bringing attention and critical acclaim.

From the pizza oven downstairs come true Italian woodfired Napoletana-style pizzas sure to delight. Gluten-free and vegan? Not a problem. Local beer and great pizza will always be well received on the coast.

Opening to the public again in mid-May, Pink Monkey raised its food claims with the appointment of the very talented Braden White as Executive Chef.

Formerly of Miss Moneypenny’s Broadbeach, Bikini, Sisterfields, BO$$ MAN, Sibling, and Revolver Espresso Bali, Stokehouse Brisbane, and Ricky’s Noosa, Chef Braden is turning out classy fare to make heads turn.

Accommodating his offerings to suit Gold Coast tastes, the menu is globally inspired Mediterranean fare geared to ‘social dining’.

“Bar snacks don’t have to be just bar snacks,” Chef Braden had previously told us, his menu containing ‘Snacks’ and ‘Sides’ that are suitable to share. From Freshly-shucked oysters with finger lime dressing to a stunning local Tamborine Mountain stracciatella (AKA the deliciously gooey inside of burrata) with heirloom tomatoes, basil and house-made focaccia, and from tender Crispy squid with chilli caramel and ginger mayo to Korean chicken ribs with sriracha mayo and toasted sesame, there’s plenty to nibble on between drinks.

Mains cover Spanner crab linguine with shallot, garlic chilli and lemon, a slab of tender Coral Coast Barramundi with peperonata, salsa verde and watercress, a Chicken ‘snitty’ coated in parsley and parmesan, and a Lamb shoulder to share.

As delicious as these dishes are, they’re infinitely approachable; classic favourites given a twist of inventiveness by the chef.

“We wanted to create a fun environment that people could resonate with and that they could understand,” Chef Braden tells us. “Favourites with a tweek of interest.”

Yes. It’s competent, simple and tasty food, well done with a few frills.

But, of course, the story doesn’t end there.

Soon to be revealed is the downstairs menu, launching in time for summer.

Chef Braden is the magician with a trick or two up his sleeve, capable of so much more!

If there’s one dish on the present menu that gives us a glimpse of that it’s one of his desserts.

The description reads: ‘Passionfruit – whipped vanilla cheesecake, passionfruit curd, fresh passionfruit, mandarin granita’. Beneath a simple bowl of ‘cream and orange’ comes a garden of freeze-dried and fresh textures and flavours. Delicious!

Pink Monkey, for many, may be seen as a good time party place for cocktails and a beer or three but, personally, we just can’t wait to see what Chef Braden brings out of his hat next…

There’s far more to this pink monkey than meets the eye.

Pink Monkey Bar & Grill, 1712 Gold Coast Hwy, Burleigh Heads Ph: 07 5535 9199

Open: Thurs 5:30pm till 10pm; Friday – Sun 11:30am till late

NOTE: Sat – Sun 2 – 4pm Live music, $35 for a cocktail of the week and a dozen oysters. Weekdays 4 – 5:30pm $15 pizza and a beer, wine or spirit.

Good Food Gold Coast dined as a guest of the Pink Monkey Bar & Grill.



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How the Covid-19 pandemic gave a Thai monkey population newfound freedom – Channel 4 News


While Britain wonders if today’s loosening of the lockdown will lead to feral fisticuffs on a grand scale, in Thailand gangs of vicious locals have had the run of the city throughout the pandemic.

The lack of visitors has given the resident macaque monkeys new found freedom – bringing challenges for the city’s human residents too.



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