Locked Down AGAIN – Life and General Update!

Howdy all. A quick Wednesday afternoon post for you here from Melbourne, Australia. Hope you are all well wherever you might be. Just thought I'd check in with y'all and give a few updates for you! Firstly, frustratingly, Melbourne has been plunged into Lockdown again. For nearly two weeks now, there was an outbreak which …

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Tasting Melbourne – Wolfe & Malone Wine Bar, Bentleigh

Hi all. Well, today’s review is not so much as restaurant as a wine bar, one that does a selection of dishes, which are generally Mexican/Spanish in origin. In fact the reason why I ended up going to Wolfe and Malone was that we had our end of year Christmas drinks here for my work. …

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Melbourne Revealed – Melbourne General Cemetery

I meet up with the indefatigable Ivan Nevill and we head to the Melbourne General Cemetery to give it a little bit of an exploration. We check out the graves of some former Australian Prime Ministers and chat a bit about them. We also see the monument to explorers Burke and Wills, the Holocaust memorial, the grave of Peter Lalor, the grave of Walter Lindrum and ask 'What is a memorial to Elvis doing at Melbourne Cemetery?' So join us as we present Melbourne'General Cemetery, a place with its own sadness, but also a beauty too. And what will the earliest grave that we find be?