Gourmet Traveller names Adelaide’s Orana restaurant of the year

Award goes outside Sydney and Melbourne for first time in 20 years with Sydney’s Fred’s the night’s other big winner

Adelaide’s Orana was awarded restaurant of the year by Gourmet Traveller magazine on Wednesday night – the first time in 20 years that the coveted title has been won outside Sydney and Melbourne.

Led by 41-year-old Glasgow-born owner and chef Jock Zonfrillo, the 10-table restaurant opened in 2013 and has become globally known for its dedication to native Australian ingredients and culture – expressed through both its menu and its non-profit organisation the Orana Foundation, which Zonfrillo describes as the “backbone” of the business.

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Science envoy resigns over Trump – with a letter spelling out ‘impeach’

State department’s Daniel Kammen quits with note calling out Charlottesville and Paris accord – and a hidden message in the first letters of each paragraph

One of the US state department’s three science envoys publicly resigned on Wednesday, the latest in a wave of defections over Donald Trump’s response to a white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia.

Daniel Kammen, a professor at the University of California, Berkeley, said in a letter posted on his Twitter account that Trump had failed to condemn white supremacists and neo-Nazis, part of “a broader pattern of behavior that enables sexism and racism, and disregards the welfare of all Americans, the global community and the planet”.

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