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Archive for February, 2010

Wine tasting weekend in the Yarra Valley

Posted: February 24th, 2010 by Courtney

It’s looking like we might stay in Melbourne for a couple of months, so in between job interviews we decided to visit the Yarra Valley. We rented a little cottage in the heart of the valley for a weekend away from the city life. We visited about five different wineries including Domain Chandon, which is […]

Sydney Roadtrip

Posted: February 11th, 2010 by Courtney

After spending two weeks in Melbourne we decided to rent a campervan for a little roadtrip to Sydney via the coastal Princes Highway.  The campervan was fully equipped with a gas stove, sink, battery cooler, and all the cooking utensils we could need.  The back folded down into a double bed, so there was no […]

Phillip Island Animal Park

Posted: February 5th, 2010 by Courtney

Our first trip out of the city was to Phillip Island and the Animal Park where we got to see lots of native animals and feed the kangaroos and wallabies.  After getting enough of the cute animals we had lunch at a beach side cafe and checked out some of the surfing going on at […]