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Melbourne’s Pink Lake

Think pink. Not hot pink, or baby pink, but more of a raspberry pink. What am I talking about? A pink lake! Located in Port Melbourne, Westgate Park Lake is pretty in pink. You won’t believe it until you see it. Curious? Read on. Melbourne is privileged to have one of these rare coloured lakes. It actually looks like someone has tipped a whole lot …

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Healesville Sanctuary

Visit Australia’s local wildlife When you visit the wonderful country of Australia, you have to go and see the local wildlife. Yes, you can go to pubs and clubs, but I’m talking about the ‘native’ animals, silly. Where’s one of the best places to see them in their natural habitat? Healesville Sanctuary in Victoria. Just a short drive from Melbourne, it’s the perfect day trip …

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Daylesford

The Ideal Country Retreat Daylesford has been fortunate to be the location of two major mineral discoveries in the past – natural mineral spring waters and gold minerals. Both of these huge findings in the 1800s have made this Victorian town in Australia the delightful haven it is today and the ideal country retreat for city folk. Read about other fabulous places in Victoria, Dromana …

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Dromana Beach, Melbourne

Dromana Beach

A Melbourne Beach Holiday This Summer I decided not to go overseas for my end of year vacation, as I often do. Instead I decided to holiday closer to home. My destination was only an hour’s drive from Melbourne to the coastal beach town of Dromana in Victoria, which is part of the glorious Mornington Peninsula. We are so privileged to have beautiful beaches near …

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Melbourne Wineries

    Some Of The Best Wineries In The World Melbourne, Australia, is renowned for many things – Australian Tennis Open, Formula 1 Grand Prix, Motorcycle Grand Prix, AFL Football, Melbourne Cup Racing Carnival, beaches, the list goes on … And of course it is the most liveable city, in my opinion. It is also home to some of the best Wineries in the world, …

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Launceston Tasmania

Tamar River, Launceston A little bit of paradise! Arriving in Launceston, Tasmania, I immediately felt a calmness come over me. It’s so tranquil and beautiful here. Only one hour flight from Melbourne or you can take the Spirit of Tasmania ferry to Devonport, which is about 9 hours, and you have the option of taking your car. I’ve gone both ways and I was rather … Continue reading Launceston

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