Melbourne round-up

Our time in Melbourne is coming to an end. With just over 3 weeks to go, we're finding ourselves visiting eating establishments and doing the old "oh, I guess is the last time we'll ever come here" spiel. We then proceed to order twice what we usually do as if it will satisfy any future [...]

By | November 23rd, 2009|Australia|0 Comments

Sydney – All Blacks vs. Australia

Hey All! We had an awesome time in Sydney last weekend, we went to to see the All Blacks smash Australia, and we got what we came for! Woo hoo! It was the first All Blacks game I've seen live, and it was well worth it. It rained a small amount, but the atmosphere was [...]

By | August 27th, 2009|Australia|3 Comments

Sound Relief

A few weekends back we went to the Sound Relief concert at the MCG. After sitting in McDonalds for around half an hour trying to build up the courage to brave the rain, we headed to Melbourne Central and bought some gumboots. When we arrived we were stoked to find that a massive crowd had [...]

By | March 31st, 2009|Australia|2 Comments

It’s been warm

We've been in Melbourne just over a month and things are starting to come together. We're in a great place on Degraves Street which is right in the city and walking distance to everything we need. Since arriving we've experienced the hottest temperatures Melbourne has ever seen and have sadly, been walking among many affected [...]

By | February 13th, 2009|Australia|0 Comments