Tag: Bonnie Shearston

Bar Week: Workshop – Open your own Bar

Hold onto your hats, Sydney Bar Week is about to blast into town! As well as all the brands on show at Drinks Fest at the OPT, there is also an amazing line-up of off-site events, including an amazing workshop at theloft for anyone who has ever though about opening their own bar…

Public Bar & Restaurant

Public has launched in Brisbane and has some top operators behind it in Tom Sanceau and Bonnie Shearston (co owners of award winning Canvas Bar). “We have opened Public in Brisbane’s North Quarter which is a largely corporate area with not many residents,” said an excited Shearston when Bartender spoke to her recently.

Operator Profile: Marco and Emily Nunes

Bartender recently took some time out to chat to Marco and Emily Nunes (Canvas Bar, Brisbane). Along with Bonnie Shearston and Tom Sanceau these creative collaborators have launched one of the most successful Brisbane tippling spots that the city has ever seen. With only a few minutes in their busy day we asked a few questions to get an insight into just how they run a successful bar business.