Monthly Archives: November 2009

Stitching / Knitting Update

Ok, no photos, simply because I’ve been to lazy to take them. I have however finished all the ornaments I brought with me, save for one (the last one I showed on black Aida) because I still haven’t decided whether … Continue reading

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Maru Koala & Animal Park

Here I am feeding one of the kangaroos at the Maru Park, it was absolutely fantastic because we got to get in with the kangaroos and handfeed (as seen in the photo). We were only cautious around the big male … Continue reading

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Philip Island – The Chocolate Factory

One of the other places we visited while on Philip Island this weekend was THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY. Seeing as both my friend and I loooooove chocolate we couldn’t miss the opportunity to go visit it. These two photos just show … Continue reading

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Philip Island – Koala Conservation Center

This weekend we went to Philip Island. We stayed at the Big4 in Inverloch and then on Saturday morning we drove to Philip Island which was about 30 minutes from where we were. We had really bad weather, it kept … Continue reading

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Lincraft’s Best Friend Knitting/Sewing Kit

Having finished my cross stitch project yesterday afternoon (except for the letters to put on the back, which I haven’t figured out yet) I just couldn’t resist the Best Friends Knitting/Sewing kit I’d bought at Lincraft, so I opened it … Continue reading

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New Australian Stash

While my friend took her boys off to get their hair cut yesterday I was dropped off at the Glen Waverley mall where I went straight to the Lincraft store where I bought the above featured items. There’s a “Best … Continue reading

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Cross Stitch Finishes

I mentioned in a previous post that I’d brought several small cross stitch projects with me to make here in Australia, well I’ve already completed three of the 6 small ones, so I’m half-way through. The first one I completed … Continue reading

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Dandenong National Reserve – Grant’s Picnic, Australia

Sunday we went to Dandenong National Reserve to have a look at several playgrounds, but mainly to go to Grant’s Picnic area where you can feed the cockatoos and parrots. They feed right out of your hand and sometimes they … Continue reading

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Neighbours Tour, Erinsborough, Australia

Being a Neighbours fan I had to of course go do the Neighbours tour. My friend Mira is also a Neighbours fan, although she doesn’t get to watch it too often as it’s at an inconvenient time for her, but … Continue reading

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Queen Victoria Market, Melbourne, Australia

Last week Friday my friend and I decided to visit the Queen Victoria Market close to Flagstaff Station in Melbourne. I loved the visit, but thought that everything was very expensive, it’s definitely a tourist orientated market and not for … Continue reading

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