The Ol Duke
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... to grab some lunch. The town is tiny, a bank, a supermarket, 2 bakers, a fish shop and a butchers and that's about it. We went to the bakery and got home made sausage rolls, Matty got the biggest vanilla slice and I got a chocolate brownie type thing. We picked up a few bits from the supermarket and they headed back. The afternoon consisted of more painting, it took forever because we had to avoid the electric wires and the chicken wire but we managed to complete one end and ...
Then back to Melbourne to continue the crazy clean up / pack up of our unit. Praise the Lord my car sold an hour after I made my last op shop drop off .... The day before we took off for Geelong - last minute but perfect timing!
Then, as we prepared to leave Geelong to actually take off around Australia, we had a 'sad' shock with our van ... We met with a couple who have been travelling around for a while and they said ...
... won’t have a hard time when you unpack your
Be Present When Packing and Moving Is
Always remember to be present while the removalists move out your possessions.
While they’re professionals, it won’t hurt to exercise a little caution.
Crates – The Best Option
When it comes to large and heavy things like cabinets and dressers,
plastic or ...
... It was them again!
I joined them for lunch at Madamimadam (a palindrome by the way) and discovered a restaurant that has spoiled me for paninis. It was so good, I may never be able to touch a Panera panini ever again.
I got a cupcake at another local shop, and we had a meeting at 2 where we went over the trip again and got some more useful information.
Then around 3:30, I joined a group to wander Flinders St, and stay by the ...
... freezing, but we were glad of our layers. We saw others dressed more like us but a few still in shorts and flip flops, (after overhearing a very odd conversation earlier in our holiday, we now know that in OZ flip flops are called ... Thongs!!)
We found a 7/11 store where we'd been told to buy a card to use on the trams, and duly bought 2. We waited only a few minutes for tram number 16 which took us all the way to Flinders Street Station and Federation Square.
Here we ...