Bendigo – Day 3

The morning after the procession we had a bit of a sleep in. A much deserved and needed sleep in. Did I mention the turbulence we hit on the flight over? It lasted most of the flight and absolutely wrecked our sleep cycle. We lounged in bed for a little bit before hopping up to […]

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Bendigo – Day 2

Today was the day of the main procession and a landmark in the events history. It was the first time the new dragon, Dai Gum Loong, would be making his first appearance. It will also be one of the last times the main parade dragon, Sun Loong, would be making a regular appearance at the […]

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Arriving In Bendigo – Day 1

Once we landed in Melbourne we caught a Skybus over to Southern Cross Station in the city, figured out how on earth we used the Myki cards and then hopped onto a V-Line train heading for Echuca. We were so tired and kept falling asleep only to wake up every twenty minutes or so – […]

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Perth to Melbourne

And we’re off to Victoria! My adopted home state that I haven’t been to in years, and that I miss very much. We’re taking a quick flight from Perth to Melbourne (I joke, it’s not at all a quick flight – think around 4.5 hours) and we’ve been packing for days in preparation, not to […]

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George Street Quarters, Fremantle

George Street is in Fremantle but neatly tucked away from the main port and tourist-y area. It’s home to George Street Quarters (and was home to Ari & Esme, one of my favourite cafes that have sadly shut down), a quaint little cafe with a small grocery store attached stocking wholesome foods and imported quality […]

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Descending Into The Lake Cave

So part 2 of our little road trip into Margaret River first included travelling to Boranup to travel down into what is known as the Lake Cave – because, you guessed it, it’s a cave with a lake in it. Sounds pretty cool right? Once you reach the actual floor of the cave you’re already […]

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