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  • Cairns and surrounds

    ….and just like that I’m back from my 4 night visit to Cairns in Far North Queensland!  The main purpose of the visit of course was to visit my daughter (let’s call her Miss…

    September 12, 2019
  • Flying off to Far North Queensland!

    Mum and I are escaping the confines and drudgery of day to day domesticity and daily routines and are jetting off on a little adventure.  That’s right – in the wee hours of Wednesday…

    September 2, 2019
  • 5 nights at North Stradbroke Island

    I recently had five nights at North Stradbroke Island.  I went with one of my sisters and her two kids (teen girl aged 16 and boy aged 11) plus a friend to my niece…

    July 11, 2019
  • Sydney Opera House

    Two nights in Sydney

    It’s always exciting to be at the airport and heading off somewhere don’t you think?  That’s exactly where I found myself last Monday morning (29 April) – at Brisbane Airport heading off to Sydney.…

    May 9, 2019
  • Cape Otway Light Station from a distance - Victoria, Australia.

    The Great Ocean Road – Maits Rest & Cape Otway

    This is Part 6 of our Melbourne and Great Ocean Road road trip – 22 to 30 November 2018 So far I’ve covered our 2 nights in Melbourne, a quick stop off at Torquay and Bells Beach,…

    April 18, 2019
  • Apollo Bay View

    The Great Ocean Road – Apollo Bay

    This is Part 5 of our Melbourne and Great Ocean Road road trip – 22 to 30 November 2018 So far I’ve covered our 2 nights in Melbourne, a quick stop off at Torquay and Bells Beach and…

    March 21, 2019
  • Lorne Swing Bridge

    The Great Ocean Road – Lorne

    This is Part 4 of our Melbourne and Great Ocean Road road trip – 22 to 30 November 2018 So far I’ve covered our 2 nights in Melbourne, a quick stop off at Torquay and Bells Beach and…

    February 21, 2019
  • Eagle Rock

    The Great Ocean Road – Aireys Inlet

    This is Part 3 of our Melbourne and Great Ocean Road road trip that went from 22 – 30 November 2018. So far I’ve covered our 2 nights in Melbourne and a quick stop…

    February 7, 2019
  • beach, bells beach, torquay, victoria, great ocean road, australia,

    The Great Ocean Road – Torquay & Bells Beach

    This is Part 2 of our Melbourne and Great Ocean Road trip that went from 22 – 30 November 2018. The trip started with two nights in Melbourne which was covered here in Part…

    January 24, 2019
  • laneway, cafe, melbourne,

    Melbourne and the Great Ocean Road – Part 1

    We left for a bit of a whirlwind holiday in Melbourne and the Great Ocean Road on Thursday 22 November 2018.  This adventure would last 8 days until we returned home on Friday 30…

    December 13, 2018
  • pier, St Kilda, St Kilda Pier

    Two nights at St Kilda, Melbourne

    I recently had a brief getaway to Melbourne in order to attend the 2018 Bupa Blog Awards.  The event was being held at Quat Quatta at Ripponlea which is nearby to St Kilda so…

    November 5, 2018