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Morris Jones & Co

We ventured down to “uber cool” (?) Windsor with friends to Morris Jones & Co.   We were there early in the week, so the bar scene which seems to get… 166 more words

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The political issues regarding the so-called “backpacker tax” have given rise to numerous comments regarding the productive role travellers on “working holiday visas” play in our economy.   124 more words



As usual at this time of year, we attended the traditional Serbian family slava (Saint’s Day).   The family’s patron saint is Archangel Michael

As always,  there was far too much to eat and drink but it’s a good occasion for family reunion and relaxation.

Dining And Restaurants

The Chair's Lunch

I attended a lunch for supporters of Prahran Mission.  Prahran Mission conduct these quite well, in a fairly down-to-earth fashion.

However, once again, there were two “acknowledgements to Traditional Owners”, but no Grace.  33 more words

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The Sunday Herald Sun included a lift out guide to what it claimed were “Victoria’s 100 best restaurants”.   It was based on OpenTable‘s work (OpenTable are, like… 128 more words

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The bigger Chadstone

I occasionally get to Chadstone, and so I recently had a look at the recently opened expanded area.   Hmm, just more of the same of course!   153 more words

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To Suva

The 4 1/2 hour “red-eye” flight from Melbourne to Nadi, then the onward 25 minute connecting flight to Suva, left us near-sleepless for the night.    However, we recovered sufficiently at C’s apartment to head to the Grand Pacific Hotel for a very stylish lunch!   115 more words