Pretty Portarlington

It has been a magnet for Victorian holidaymakers who traditionally would come down from Melbourne or the country to frolic in the waters . . . → Read More: Pretty Portarlington

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

Carnival comes to the Seychelles

Victoria will revisit its multi-ethnic origins through floats from different countries and where different cultures will meet and be celebrated . . . → Read More: Carnival comes to the Seychelles

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