Melbourne to Canberra: The Final Road Trip!

So we finally made it to the ending leg of our 10000 kilometre road trip from Port Douglas to Adelaide, ¬†around the coast and back to Canberra. We’d both enjoyed Melbourne and it really is one of the better Australian cities to visit, but with Nicola looking for farm work and her mum coming to visit once more we made our way towards Canberra. Read More

Peter
A Ginger Down Under
10th February 2016

Melbourne for The Aussie Open

Having opted for an Airbnb stay in Melbourne, our lovely host checked us in and made sure we were comfortable before leaving us to unpack. We decided to make the most of being in the same place for two weeks by completely unpacking our bags, rather then living with the tangle of clothes within. After all the hard work unpacking we rewarded ourselves with an ice cream from Messimo’s, probably the best ice cream we have ever had. We made a note to return several times over the coming weeks. Read More

Peter
A Ginger Down Under
6th February 2016

3 States, 2 weeks, 1 car

We started our trip towards Melbourne by detouring back to Canberra, to collect Pete’s new phone which had not arrived in time for Christmas, as he had obviously fallen short of making it on the nice list. This meant that much to my Gramps’ surprise, we popped in to visit him and Granny for a quick drink, before heading slightly north so we could easily get back into the city the next day to pick up the phone. Read More

Nicola
A Ginger Down Under
11th January 2016