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Safety first

We were having a meal at a restaurant where we were permitted to bring our own wine.   One of the bottles was a “bubbly”, and I set about opening it (carefully).   56 more words

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RACV "Goldfields" resort

We have stayed at a number of the RACV’s resorts, and also at the Creswick property before RACV took it over and named it “Goldfields”.   It was… 324 more words

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Daylesford

One of the main reasons for our trip to Creswick was to investigate walking possibilities in the Daylesford area, as C has indicated that she would like to do this when she is back for a while in a few months time.  177 more words

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Wallace

Our trip to Creswick took us though Wallace.     We had run into the band of heavy rain by then and it was past our usual lunch time because we had encountered great congestion along Queen’s Road and Kingsway, before hitting the Westgate (there must have been an incident somewhere but I haven’t tracked down where it was). 137 more words

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Power outage

We were at the RACV “Goldfields” resort (well, it’s at Creswick) the night that the heavy rain and winds  hit the area.  And at 5.45 pm, just as it was getting dark, the power blinked a couple of times and then went off – and stayed off.    128 more words

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Eaton Mall

I see that Eaton Mall got a mention in the Herald Sun recently as an “ethnically diverse” area where the tougher restrictions on smoking in restaurants “was expected to be a challenge”. 27 more words

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All those laneway cafes....

There are just so many cafes, restaurants, eating places (whatever) in the laneways of Melbourne.   Except for people who work nearby, I suspect that most patrons choose where they might eat and/or drink on the spur of the moment. 140 more words

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