Gail Donovan and Darryl Bell are best buddies and love to share stories about life at Donovans.

‘STORIES’ is a place to chat, share ideas and inspiration, join our adventures and go behind the scenes with the Donovans family.

Gail and Darryl are excited to share the process of ‘The summer and winter change’ - the bi-annual makeovers of Donovans’ interior. It’s a crazy fun time of researching, planning, shopping, laughs and magical overnight transformations!
14 June 2018
Looking back from where we started to where we are today, there is an enormous amount of pride and joy we have experienced with Donovans over 21 years. It all started when we sat on St.Kilda beach, many moons ago,  dreaming...
25 January 2018
The long weekend is here and we know there will be lots of gatherings with family, friends and BBQs! We want to share with you an extract from the Donovans Yearbook 2017 and how Kevin cooks the perfect steak! At Home...
10 October 2017
We had some very cool guys from Buzzfeed visiting Donovans recently! Food lovers Steven Lim and Andrew, along with their cameraman Adam, embark on the ultimate food adventure in BuzzFeed’s hit series, Worth It, trying delicious foods at three price points:...
24 August 2017
Today we remember the fire at Donovans on the evening of Sunday 24 August 2014. Following this traumatic event we took the opportunity to embrace change and identify new possibilities at Donovans. Reviewing how we do things at Donovans and why....
06 July 2017
There are months of planning that goes into our ‘Winter Changeover’ and there’s always the inevitable trip to the Geelong Markets to hunt for treasure!
11 April 2017
The Donovans Winter Change for 2017 is officially complete! Twice a year at Donovans you will notice there’s something very different. Now we reveal the before and after pics where you can spot the difference!
10 April 2017
Selecting the fabrics for our cushions and soft furnishings is one of our favourite stages of planning the Summer and Winter changeovers at Donovans.
21 March 2017
We are beyond excited to have a brand new website for Donovans. We hope you love it as much as we do.
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