Jonah's, Whale Beach
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Let's set the scene. This was not your usual wedding, but a super hip and trendy one between a fashion editor from Singapore and Sydney, and an ex Rugby school boy with a German father and a British mother. Despite them both living in London, they decided to drag us all to Australia for the wedding. (Actually seeing as there was a deluge in London …
Today we moved to the luxurious Jonah's at Whale Beach, the venue for the wedding and where we were also spending the night for an eye watering AUD499, about $400, which the receptionist assured us was a great deal because it's part of the wedding package. It's usually about AUD350 per person for two. Yikes!The location really is stunning, perched …
... in every direction. Our hostel did have its pro points including free unlimited rice, bread and toppings all day so we planned our meals accordingly. Saving money as much as possible for expensive Australia/Sydney prices meant we're having yellow Thai curry two days in a row but only having to buy one pack of chicken, a bigger cheaper sauce and some veg. Time for sleep as our early morning start caught up on ...
... 12 for a wash and dry) So washed my beach clothes and the running gear and popped in to the dryer at 6pm, I went up to check on it every 40 minutes until finally at 9pm a man I had met the day before informed that only two of the dryers worked but no one had put "out of order" signs - brill I spent the whole evening up and down in an elevator for nothing. Finally by 10pm my clothes were mostly dry and the damp ones I hung around my room - that will teach me to be ...
... through the quiet countryside, to Windsor where we spent the night beside the Hawkesbury River - very pretty. Explored the somewhat depressed looking city mall and found a Thai restaurant for dinner. It has been an interesting day of sightseeing and enjoying the beautiful spring flowers, lambs and wattles. Tomorrow we set off for the long drive homeward bound on the New England ...