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Acland St,St Kilda, Vic. A wall of cakes.**2stars

Disappointment in Paradise. After hearing so many superlatives about the cakes in Acland St, I was prepared to be overwhelmed. I wasn’t but at least I’d got on the right tram this time. As you can see the windows were … Continue reading

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Melbourne, Vic. Next time.Discounts.

Next time I come to Melbourne I MUST: Have High Tea at the Hopetoun Tea Rooms. Find the cakeshop in Acland St, St Kilda. Probably Monarch cakes. Try the syphon coffee at Proud Mary’s at Collingwood. FIND SOME SPECIALS for … Continue reading

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Melbourne, Vic. Hopetoun Tea Rooms Revisited. Scrumptious. ****4stars

What: Hopetoun Tea Rooms                 Rating Today: *** 4 stars for meal & dessert. Where: Block Arcade 282 Collins St, Melbourne  Ph: 03 9650 27777 When: Mon-Sat 8am-5pm.  Sun 9am-5pm. Web:   http://www.hopetountearooms.com.auContinue reading

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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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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 – 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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