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Unique Melbourne High Tea: Puffing Billy High Tea Express

A great high tea is a Melbourne institution. The tower of finger sandwiches, artful cakes and hot savouries is one of the best ways to enjoy an afternoon. Whilst we are familiar with the traditional concept of high tea, the Puffing Billy High Tea Express has added a unique twist to this institution. The Puffing Billy High tea mixes a traditional high tea with a steam journey through Melbourne’s Dandenong ranges. Consequently the old world

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Night out in Geelong

The Best Places to Have a Night Out in Geelong

The beach and summer immediately come to mind when you think about things to do in Geelong. The promenade iconic pier and Geelong pubs like the Little Creatures Brewery are just two of many popular Geelong attractions. Geelong isn’t just a day trip destination however. Once the sun goes down, a night out in Geelong is a diverse and exciting experience. The Geelong laneway scene has really come into its own these past few years.

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Murray River Kayaking

How to Have an Eco Adventure on The Murray

The Murray River, divides the states of Victoria and New South Wales and is a holiday destination close to Australians’ hearts. Just 3 hours from Melbourne, it has been long favoured as a weekend holiday spot, as well as a staple location for those who love to water ski, meander in a houseboat or enjoy riverside camping. Subsequently there is a common misconception when it comes to the Murray and that is that it is

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Gibson's Steps

10 Must See Stops on the Great Ocean Road

The Great Ocean Road Drive is one of the most beautiful and iconic road trips in Australia. Located in south west Victoria this coastal route can be enjoyed all year round. The Great Ocean Road self drive will allow you to choose your own timings, stops. It is a superior to enjoy all of those must see stops on the Great Ocean Road. There are many Great Ocean Road Attractions. Our 10 must see stops on the Great Ocean Road will

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Queenscliff Ferry

Queenscliff to Sorrento Ferry: A Unique Day Out

The Queenscliff to Sorrento ferry (and vice versa) is a Melbourne institution. Traditionally a quick way to get across the bay, the ferry is also a day out in it’s own right. SeaRoad Ferries now offer a whole host of fun experiences that can be enjoyed on either the Queenscliff Ferry or Sorrento Ferry depending on what best suits you. We live a little closer to Queenscliff, so opted to depart from Queenscliff and head across to Sorrento for

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Marysville

Beautiful Marysville: a relaxing weekend escape from Melbourne

At the edge of the Yarra Valley and the gateway to Victoria’s Alpine region lies Marysville Victoria. It one of the prettiest townships that you can visit from Melbourne. Getting there involves one of the most scenic drives from Melbourne through the iconic Black Spur. At around one and a half hours north west of the city, it’s perfect for a relaxing weekend escape from Melbourne.

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