Monthly Archives: April 2011

Melbourne, Vic. Australasian Quilt Convention 2011.

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How Amazing is this Quilt? After a hearty breakfast at The European  we were off to the Australasian Quilt Convention nearby, in Carlton Gardens. Plenty of calories were burnt up as we walked around. As you can see I liked the … Continue reading

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Where can you get Syphon Coffee?

My local singing Barista was telling me about syphon coffee. I ‘d never heard of it. Is there any cafe’s where you can try it in Melbourne, Sydney , Canberra or anywhere else in Australia or New Zealand. If you know … Continue reading

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St Kilda, Melbourne. No Scones today- A Twilight Tale.

A Twilight Tale of St Kilda. Finally, we caught our breath after running for the tram & were soon off again in St Kilda. Rumour has it that there’s a world class cake shop somewhere here in Acland St, St … Continue reading

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Melbourne, Tram Restaurant ****4 stars Great but no scones.

What: The Colonial Tramcar Restaurant Departs: Tramstop #125 Normanby Road, near the corner of Clarendon Street, South Melbourne. When: Lunch 1.00 -3.00pm, Early Dinner 5.45-7.15pm, Late Dinner 8.35-11.30pm. Web: http://www.tramrestaurant.com.au Value: Excellent Cost: Lunch $82.50 Early Dinner $77  Late Dinner … Continue reading

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Melbourne – Hopetoun Tea Rooms ***3 stars for scones.

What: Hopetoun Tea Rooms                 Rating Today: *** 3 stars for scones. Where: Block Arcade 282 Collins St, Melbourne  Ph: 03 9650 27777 When: Mon-Sat 8am-5pm.  Sun 9am-5pm. Web:   http://www.hopetountearooms.com.au Value: Good … Continue reading

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Emu Plains, NSW. I Spy Dragonflies!

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No Easter Eggs here! Rather cool this morning, so I was walking briskly by the Nepean River when I spied these dragonflies made by children  during a workshop at the nearby Lewers Galleryyesterday. So delightful! Enjoy the Easter Sunshine!

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Melbourne, Hotel Windsor. Ancient Egyptian High Tea.****4stars

What: Hotel Windsor                        Rating Today: **** 4 stars for high tea. Where: 111 Spring St, Melbourne  Ph: 03 9633 6000 When: Mon-Fri: 2.30pm-4.30pm.  Sat, Sun & Pub.Hols: 12.oo-2.00pm  & … Continue reading

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