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Big Things of Oz

Today I thought I’d address the kitschy side of my fair country. I’ve seen a lot on my many trips by rental car in Australia, but the one landscape feature that never fails to make me smile among dramatic vistas, rugged countryside and iconic landmarks...

by Lily on October 8th, 2012
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St. Kilda vs Greater Western Sydney

This Saturday Zee and I are headed to Melbourne for, sadly my first and last football match of the season! Usually I’m such an ardent fan, but this year I was otherwise occupied at work and play. We aren’t particularly invested in either team, (I’m...

by Lily on August 24th, 2012
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Brisbane Odditoreum

Well, it’s been a quiet couple of weeks since our sojourn to Sydney, but I couldn’t resist saying a word about the offbeat Odditoreum exhibit we ventured out to see at the State Library of Queensland, which is right here in Brisbane. There is always...

by Lily on August 13th, 2012
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Terrain at the Sydney Opera House

So this past weekend, Zee and I had the singular opportunity to see the Bangarra Dance Company perform at the Sydney Opera House. If you have never seen or heard of this troupe of ridiculously talented, unique dancers, you must Youtube them immediately. Formed in...

by Lily on August 1st, 2012
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The Best Easter Week Ever!

So, Zee and I had a lot of time off around Easter. We took off the Friday before, and both of our jobs kindly gave all of their employees Monday off as well! We figured while we were at it, we might as well take...

by Lily on April 18th, 2012
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Weekend Get Away to Sydney

Zee and I were able to squeeze in one last weekend get away before we head over to New Zealand for Christmas in a couple weeks. Jasper, my heeler, stayed with my mum while we flew down to Sydney. We grabbed a car rental at...

by Lily on December 12th, 2011
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Top Six Australia Attractions

Australia is one of the most beautiful places to visit on earth. From the dry, vibrant colors of the Outback to the gorgeous rainbows of the Great Barrier Reef, there are lots to see and do in this huge and diverse country. When planning car...

by Lily on September 8th, 2011
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