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Thrifty, Foodie, Filmy and Funny.
Find me at Women Who Netflix and I Love To Op Shop

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My WeekendNotes - 56
We are pretty lucky this side of the Bay when it comes to op shopping, especially in and around Frankston. We have so ma... [more]
We're a bit spoiled for choice when it comes to shopping second hand in Melbourne compared to other cities and states. ... [more]
Bendigo is an op shoppers paradise. I am hoping this list helps you if you're planning on visiting there or just need t... [more]
It is a question I get asked a lot. Many of us, for lots of reasons, find Sundays are ideal for a trip out to the op ... [more]
Finding an op shop in the city is not as easy as it sounds but they are there and I hope this op shop guide helps get yo... [more]
The Chelsea area has some great op shops from smaller independent ones to the larger more well-known chains of op shops.... [more]
When I visit a place the thrifter in me likes to know where the op shops are. Here is my Mornington and surrounds gui... [more]
Shopping in Cheltenham is not just about Southlands, the town centre itself has a great variety of op shops offering eth... [more]
Another sunny day and another trip to a local park with my son. This park was redone in 2012 and it's another wel... [more]
Luckily this corker is right on my doorstep, I can't recommend it enough. We have spent hours here and will no doubt sp... [more]
The 1980's, a decade unlike any other! It had its own iconic highlights and one of them, along with the original music, ... [more]
The Anglican Parish of Mount Dandenong Annual Book Fair runs on the 23rd June and the 24th June. On the Saturday, the... [more]
23/06/2018 - 24/06/2018
Such great events for Mitcham bargain hunters, in fact, they are worth travelling to if you're not local! Doncare open t... [more]
Described as an "intimate and boutique" event, it will have exhibitors, psychics and therapists there on the day as well... [more]
Ever wondered what happens to all the costumes following a ballet production? Now you can find out! This is an intimate ... [more]
09/07/2018 - 25/07/2018
Seven days.Three ingredients (campari, gin and vermouth).One simple way to give back.It's a pretty good excuse to have a... [more]
04/06/2018 - 10/06/2018
A special event screening of Food Fighter. Food Fighter is an independent documentary featuring OzHarvest Founder... [more]
Sea Shepherd Australia is hosting the Victorian premiere of a film David Attenborough has described as "One of the most ... [more]
Burlesque Idol is coming to Melbourne in March and it promises to bring you the "Best in Burlesque" It's being held a... [more]
Over 40 stalls of food, drink fashion and skincare hosted by Melbourne Vegan Eats. This market takes place in the bea... [more]
Those four words make my heart race and my mouth water! "Indian Street Food Festival" I can already imagine the delic... [more]
17/02/2017 - 19/02/2017
Geelong is one beautiful place especially in summer. Now add beer! The Great Australian Beer Festival is coming ... [more]
Such a fun experience for the little people in your lives. Have they been fed up of seeing the adults have all the fu... [more]
21/01/2017 - 22/01/2017
Fans of vintage in Melbourne get ready for another big weekend sale being held by Grandma Funk. It's running from Fri... [more]
18/11/2016 - 20/11/2016
These sales are a must for fans of vintage and eco fashion-minded shoppers. This sale promises that all items will be... [more]
22/10/2016 - 23/10/2016
Poowong Pickers Festival is now a huge annual event run to coincide with the national Garage Sale Trail initiative. P... [more]
This Howl-o-ween event runs over three spooky nights at the iconic Luna Park in Melbourne. October 29: 7pm midnight... [more]
29/10/2016 - 31/10/2016
The Hurstbridge Garage Sale Trail is a big town event. if you are local, you can either register your own event for $... [more]
29/10/2016 - 30/10/2016
This is what most people remember of the lift that was originally constructed in 1960. It was exciting because of... [more]
Expect more than the odd thing going bump in the night at this event. The serene setting is the eerie valley of Wirrina... [more]
29/10/2016 - 30/10/2016
What can you expect at this expo? If you, friends or a family member is coeliac, follows a gluten free diet or is glu... [more]
08/10/2016 - 09/10/2016
Fitzroy eateries are taking part in this year's Vegan Day Out on Saturday 17th and Sunday 18th of September. To find ... [more]
17/09/2016 - 18/09/2016
This is not your average sleep out, for a start there may be no sleep! It's serene setting is the supposedly haunted su... [more]
03/12/2016 - 04/12/2016
Firstly it's huge with over 10,000 books for sale, yes 10,000!! It's a bookworm dream come true with a vast arrange o... [more]
30/09/2016 - 03/10/2016
This is becoming such a popular event now and for a few very good reasons. It supports and promotes the reuse of clot... [more]
15/10/2016 - 16/10/2016
Do you love op shops, upcycling and a great bargain? Then come along and support Family Life's PeopleWorx and Beyond... [more]
Saturday 22nd October is the biggest day for garage sale fans of the year across Australia. It's an impressive initia... [more]
Frankston residents get excited about some special visitors coming your way in October. Don't panic though, they ar... [more]
12/10/2016 - 16/10/2016
It's coming and I'm excited! Why? 1. Because the Sacred Heart op shops are normally great, pretty individual in chara... [more]
The Nanna Cool Market returns to Chelsea on Saturday 6th of September. You're bound to find something for Father'... [more]
This will be the third annual fundraising disco where Chelsea Occasional care has invited the Bop Til You Drop team to C... [more]
Nanna Cool Markets is just about 6 months old and are flourishing in Melbourne's South East Suburbs. Quality stallholde... [more]
Another amazing sounding market coming to Chelsea, featuring some awesome talent. The Nanna Cool team has been arou... [more]
An awesome new creative and funky market has hit Melbourne's South East and this one sounds just as much fun as the ... [more]
This is the third holiday disco raising funds for Chelsea Occasional Childcare and each year it has grown more and more ... [more]
I am so pleased this market now has a venue close to me. This is such a well organised set up. I've been to a few... [more]
It's a yes from my four year old and from what I could see, a lot of others too. Now I am a Mum who is stunned at... [more]
Being held on the 6th April at the pretty Village Green this looks set to be a great family event. It will be raising m... [more]
This market is hugely popular and has been running for over 20 years. I've been and can't recommend it enough as a plac... [more]
Supporting the work of Sacred Heart Mission, the sixth Heart of St Kilda Concert promises to be epic. Tickets are on ... [more]
Want to find out more about the art street scene in Melbourne? There is a free artist's forum being held on Sunday 14... [more]
The Red Cross op Shop in Rundle is having an event to celebrate the opening of its new level. What can you ex... [more]
The Colour Box Studio, a Community Creative Hub & Pop Up Art Space in Footscray, is hosting a handful of workshops a... [more]
Now, I'm normally a regular on this tour, but am unsure if I'll make this one as I'm expecting any day now. I lov... [more]
Now this looks like it will be a great op shop event. Organised by the team at Sandlewood Op Shop ,who work tirelessl... [more]
A fun family day has been organised by the team behind The Isabella and Marcus Paediatric Brainstem Tumour Fund. The ... [more]