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May 2012

Sunday, 3 Jun 2012 | Views [748]

So the last month hasn't been that exciting. I have been working full time in the Cafe and Matt spent three weeks counting how many people were riding on the trams which was a very fulfilling job for him. I have moved to the new cafe in Port Melbourne ... Read more >

Tags: dandenong ranges national park

Eureka Skydeck and Finally a Job

Tuesday, 1 May 2012 | Views [1188]

The last couple of weeks have been much of the same. Emailing and handing out CV's without getting much response. However, a friend of mine had a trial in a cafe and gave me her managers number to call. She gave me a trial and also called me in to do ... Read more >

Tags: eggs, eureka skydeck, job

'No Shit, True Story, There Was A Box Of Cheese!'

Friday, 13 Apr 2012 | Views [494]

Those are the words of our friend Michael who we met in the bar last night. It's really cool the amount of different people from different cultures and backgrounds that you meet. Michael was celebrating his last night in Australia on leave from the ... Read more >


Wednesday, 11 Apr 2012 | Views [306]

The last few days have been spent sorting out my resume and cover letter, which I hate doing. But at least now I have a few printed off ready to hit the streets with. I've also been looking on the internet for possible jobs. One of which I applied for ... Read more >

Tags: melbourne gaol

Those Darn Mice!!!

Thursday, 5 Apr 2012 | Views [675]

The most annoying thing happened today. We have been waiting a few days now for the avocado we purchased from Queen Victoria Market to ripen ready for eating. I was sure today was going to be the day. Unfortunately we got to it a little late. A mouse ... Read more >

Tags: cake, luna park, mice

Photos: Wilsons Promontory

Sunday, 1 Apr 2012 | Photo Gallery

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Wilsons Promontoy National Park

Sunday, 1 Apr 2012 | Views [379]

When booking our Great Ocean Road tour in Peter Pans we also received a day tour to Wilsons Promontory for free. It's always nice to get something for nothing. It was even nicer when we saw how beautiful 'The Prom' (as it's known by the locals) actually ... Read more >

Tags: beaches, wilsons promontory

Photos: The Great Ocean Road and The Grampians

Saturday, 31 Mar 2012 | Photo Gallery

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The Great Ocean Road and The Grampians

Friday, 30 Mar 2012 | Views [437] | Comments [3]

I had heard from a friend I met in the hostel that you could get free internet in Peter Pans, the travel agents down the road. So, Matt and I headed down there. We ended up talking to one of the agents and came out with a Bunyip tour along The Great ... Read more >

A Quick Catch Up - Week 2

Sunday, 25 Mar 2012 | Views [247] | Comments [1]

Matt finally arrived in Melbourne on the 21st March, about a week after I arrived. It was so typical that the morning I had to walk for twenty mins to our hotel with all my bags and then another forty minutes to the shop for food it was absolutely throwing ... Read more >

A Quick Catch Up - Week 1

Sunday, 18 Mar 2012 | Views [357]

Hi everybody. So I was planning on starting a blog the moment I arrived in Australia. However, you know how it goes...I got distracted, and now it is three weeks later. So, I'll just try to remember what I have been doing. My First Week Well, as ... Read more >



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