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Eureka Tower and Skydeck

Looking at the skyline of Melbourne, the Eureka Tower stands out.  Not only is it the tallest building in the skyline, but the windows of the top 10 stories are gold plated, which really reflects in the sunshine.   532 more words

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The Critic: S&N's 2017 Oscar Picks

By Spencer Davis. In a lot of ways, this year’s Oscars figure to tease out the divide in taste that I examined in my Best of 2016… 1,691 more words


Geelong-National Wool Museum

Geelong is a beachside town on the Bellarine Peninsula, on the west/left side of Port Philip Bay.  Geelong is actually situated on the Corio Bay, a smaller bay off of the main Port Philip Bay.   293 more words

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Healesville Sanctuary

About an hour outside Melbourne, this zoo specializes only in Australian animals.  That’s perfect for tourists like us who cannot get enough of the native wildlife.   276 more words

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The Podcast: Movies That Matter Discusses 20th Century Women

By Nicole Funari & Spencer Davis. In the latest edition of the Movies That Matter podcast, Nicole and I discuss writer/director Mike Mills’s latest film, … 127 more words


The Year In Movies 2016: Spencer's Picks

By Spencer. While there’s been an unsurprising amount of consensus about 2016’s best music, this year’s slate of movies asks you to make some hard and very personal decisions about what exactly takes a film to the point of greatness. 2,356 more words


Cruising the City Circle

*guest blog by my sister, Liz*

When I first arrived in Melbourne, my sister showed me a list of attractions and made sure to point out the City Circle Tram as must-see.   268 more words

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