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Raised in Qld mining town. Lived in Melbourne 30 yrs. Mum to 3 adult daughters: 1 each in London, Melbourne, & Brisbane. Love to travel- anywhere. Keen ballroom dancer (now only socially)

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My WeekendNotes - 98
Six Years of Versatile Sand Sculpting Before heading off to yet another incredibly skillful sand sculpting event, r... [more]
26/12/2015 - 25/04/2016
Just a few short hours drive out of Melbourne, tucked away off the Maroondah Highway is a really interesting wor... [more]
It's holiday time so it's an ideal opportunity to visit "Friends, Foes and Super Heroes" currently exhibiting o... [more]
26/12/2014 - 26/04/2015
For an excellent day out or a weekend activity that's packed with beauty, history and leisure, with walking tr... [more]
Some of the great Legends of Australian Motorsport are gathering in Melbourne this September for what will be an... [more]
While you are out and about in this fabulous city of ours, take the family into the National Gallery of Victoria... [more]
28/05/2014 - 31/08/2014
Hear ye, hear ye ! It's on its way to Melbourne. The stage spectacular, Strictly Ballroom The Musical will arriv... [more]
15/01/2015 - 15/03/2015
The chances are that if you visited the State Library during Open House this weekend, you probably visited the s... [more]
28/07/2014 - 05/08/2014
A behind the scenes look at the incredibly decorated historical Queen's Hall and an art exhibition at the State ... [more]
26/07/2014 - 27/07/2014
What a beautiful and fascinating exhibit the Myer Mural Hall turned out to be. Not being originally from Melbou... [more]
26/07/2014 - 27/07/2014
There's a good chance that most of us at some stage have wandered through the magnificent Block Arcade off Coll... [more]
26/07/2014 - 27/07/2014
Titled Hello Yellow, this free exhibition takes an in-depth look at the relationship between Melbourne's taxi driver... [more]
28/05/2014 - 28/07/2014
If you missed the launch celebrations at J Substation you probably missed a really good event, but there is still so... [more]
26/07/2014 - 27/07/2014
Utilise your investigative skills at National Gallery of Victoria at Federation Square during the Fashion Detective... [more]
09/05/2014 - 31/08/2014
As part of Melbourne's Open House, free tours are available through the historic former site of HM Pentridge Pri... [more]
ACMI is currently exhibiting one of Melbourne's Winter Masterpieces and it's providing plenty of interest and a ... [more]
01/07/2014 - 05/10/2014
There have been many riveting free exhibitions at the Arts Centre over recent years, but none better than the curren... [more]
01/03/2014 - 01/07/2014
Over the past few decades, tourists have converged on the magnificent Egyptian ruins at Giza and Abu Simbel or tra... [more]
09/04/2014 - 10/08/2014
For a fantastic family day out, see the brilliantly artistic sand sculptures on the Frankston waterfront again t... [more]
26/12/2013 - 27/04/2014
The annual Tulip Festival at Tesselars Farm, just a short drive from the city is in its 60th year and the event ... [more]
12/09/2013 - 08/10/2013
During September and October, the stunning estate of Rippon Lea is hosting several very interesting events which should ... [more]
07/09/2013 - 27/10/2013
My interest in a visit to Ripponlea began when I took my car into VIP Carcare in Moorabbin last week and there,... [more]
07/09/2013 - 27/10/2013
Where to find this little gem of a place? Just 90 minutes from Melbourne along the Princes Freeway is the count... [more]
While they are certainly plentiful, there is more to the intriguing City of Churches than places of worship. On ... [more]
The Making of a Masterpiece In the first major exhibition of Turner's works in almost 20 years, the Turner f... [more]
01/06/2013 - 08/09/2013
The upcoming exhibition of Monet's masterpieces at the National Gallery of Victoria (May to Sept), prompted my ... [more]
10/05/2013 - 08/09/2013
Soldiers' treats = our ANZAC biscuits. When our men went off to WWI, their loved ones back home worried that they wou... [more]
Regardless of how many times you come into this vibrant city, there is always somewhere different to visit. The... [more]
01/05/2013 - 18/08/2013
As it's an annual event, most of us know all about the Dawn Service and the ensuing ANZAC march that happens on th... [more]
Kilcunda - just 117kms S E of Melbourne sits snuggly between Phillip Island and Inverloch. Just a ninety minute... [more]
If you're searching for a place to dine that just has that something different, check out Mr Mason. It's right in the ... [more]
The 2013 RACV Classic Showcase is an absolute feast for the photographer and for the admirer of all things shiny... [more]
Having already shared with you much of what this historic, yet entrepreneurial city has to offer the day tripper... [more]
Choose a lazy weekend morning, head out along the Western Highway for an easy 90 minute drive (105kms) to the intrig... [more]
A premier exhibition not to be missed If you were lucky enough to be in the audience at Festival Hall recently fo... [more]
16/02/2013 - 27/04/2013
A Journey with a Difference While both Melbourne and Williamstown have plenty to offer in terms of an enjoyable... [more]
Oh, no: not another Swap Meet, I groaned, not being one who delights in trawling through other's unwanted objec... [more]
The brochure describes it as "an oasis of calm and tranquillity". I think it's one of Melbourne's best surprise... [more]
Commemorating its 10th year, Sand Sculpturing Australia is presenting yet another artistic, imaginative and nos... [more]
26/12/2012 - 28/04/2013
Just an hour out of Bendigo (which makes an interesting day trip in itself) lies the small country town of Duno... [more]
The Soda Rock Diner on the corner of Chapel St and Toorak Rd will take you hoppin` and a boppin` back to the 60s ... [more]
The House of the Butterfly This 5 star unique Bed & Breakfast sitting on the shore of Lake Mulwala, was... [more]
I used to consider hot dogs as an indulgent lunch on a relaxed weekend until I discovered KOKOZ Pizza & Double D... [more]
The Magnificent Sebel/Citigate Hotel Albert Park This hotel has a magnificent outlook extending over Albert P... [more]
Easily reached via either the M4 Motorway or the Great Western Highway, and situated on the edge of the Blackto... [more]
Question: Mix some mild evening weather, with some impeccably maintained cars, add the staples of hotdogs and c... [more]
Intriguing Ghost Tour around Williamstown For a bit of harmless fun on a Friday night, rug up in your war... [more]
A Cosmopolitan Day Out in Melbourne If you're looking for a relatively inexpensive, but interesting day out... [more]
After checking out the quirky, followed by the scrumptious, (refer to previous articles on Yarragon and Scrumptious Yar... [more]
Take Time Out to Eat at Beautiful Yarragon The last time we visited the interesting little village of Yarragon (... [more]
Yarragon Village One of two country towns not bypassed by the Princes Freeway running between Melbourne... [more]
Sand structures - Toytopia Each year a team of sculptors from around the globe arrive at Frankston Beach ... [more]
26/12/2011 - 26/04/2012
Solo Exhibition Whether you just like to look or you're in the market for a new painting, for a relaxing day ou... [more]
18/01/2012 - 04/03/2013
Local Artist's Profiles As promised in my earlier article (refer Peninsula Studio Trail), here is a profile ... [more]
Scribbles at Southland, which happens to be the best pancake and crepe place around, has a holiday deal on at pres... [more]
Peninsula Artists' Trail You need absolutely no knowledge of art and need have no creative talent to b... [more]
The Diamond Dog Food and Bakery is a specialist doggy shop in Bay Street, Brighton that caters for all - and I do mean a... [more]
My Sister's Keeper This international best seller by Jodi Picoult leaves quite an impact. The book's been out a w... [more]
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