Tag Archives: Melbourne

Nhill, Victoria – a place to stop for petrol or a destination?

Nhill is about 350 kms from Adelaide, just over the border into Victoria. It is a place we’d driven through many times, heading to Melbourne or other parts. If we’d stopped it had only been for a comfort stop and … Continue reading

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A quick getaway – Melbourne

As my final holidays before I retire from my firm came to an end we decided on a few days in Melbourne. Melbourne often claims to be the sporting capital of the world, however it can rightly claim to have … Continue reading

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AFL, it’s more than Money

Football seems to be more about the money than the game itself. As a South Australian I am used to the very occasional Friday Night game in Adelaide, inconvenient scheduling when compared to Collingwood, Essendon, Geelong and Hawthorn; I can’t … Continue reading

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Long Night Ahead

Our daughter suggested it would be nice to go out for breakfast today and suggested Chianti. Great idea. Lovely breakfast and then onto a day of organising before the late afternoon flight. A trip to Rundle Mall to buy some … Continue reading

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He’s still “The Boss”

For almost forty years I had read reviews telling how amazing Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band are live! I had my chance to see if they were right on 27 March 2013 a date that wil forever be … Continue reading

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