Road trip across Australia – Day 9 the Great Ocean Road

A row of rock sentinels, each about 45 metres in height, stand just off the mainland cliff face in a display that is truly spectacular . . . → Read More: Road trip across Australia – Day 9 the Great Ocean Road

Melbourne at Comedy Festival Time

Melbourne Town Hall where the annual Comedy Festival is held

It was this opportunity to give raw talent a chance that heightened my respect for the Melbourne Comedy Festival . . . → Read More: Melbourne at Comedy Festival Time

Melbourne International Flower and Garden Show

The show features the best landscape and floral talent that Australia has to offer . . . → Read More: Melbourne International Flower and Garden Show

Road trip across Australia – Day 11 Lakes Entrance

I was amused by the large number of privately-owned, garishly-painted bathing huts which dotted the various beaches . . . → Read More: Road trip across Australia – Day 11 Lakes Entrance

Maldon Victoria

Maldon, in Central Victoria, in Australia, was once the scene of one of the world’s biggest gold rushes. So well preserved is the town that the National Trust declared it to be Australia’s first Notable Town. To visit Maldon now is to step back into time, particularly as the facades of the buildings remain as they were originally constructed, with modern businesses adapting to fit in with the Victorian style. Many of the business here specialise in arts and crafts-like products, and there is a good number of cafes and restaurants occupying these historic buildings. . . . → Read More: Maldon Victoria