Category: Melbourne

Melbourne – setting trends for city living

When I go travelling it’s normally off the beaten track, somewhere in the great Australian outback. This time I’m in Melbourne, and it’s a revelation. Like all Sydneysiders I know Melbourne isn’t as good as people who live there think it is. It’s cold and grey, rains all the time, and it’s boring. So why …

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Watching very fast cars drive round and round

I was woken up at 7am by the (less than) dulcet sounds of a formula 1 car racing past my bedroom window. Doc, who hates mornings, opened his eyes, looked at me and smiled, before going back to sleep. Yes, I’m in Melbourne at the Grand Prix. The car didn’t quite drive past my bedroom …

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