Up this morning and booked hostels for
Auckland and Sydney. Grub cooked us a wonderful breakfast of bacon,
eggs and very nice sausage. The dawn chorus this morning sounded very
different to usual.
Got a taxi into town and had a quick look
round the giant casino. Then a walk along the river, through the
Sunday craft market and past street performers and artists. Saw a
very strange building - all metal rods and glass panels, and a
display of old cars.
Had a look in some ski gear shops before
settling down for a drink. Found a pub with a good range of nice
beers but quite expensive so didn't stop for long. Then went to the
Duke of Wellington pub, where we found a Sheffield Wednesday fan from
Sydney - of all the strange things to find in a pub in Melbourne.
then got a taxi back to the Burvale for dinner. I had an aussie
burger - egg, beetroot, lettuce, bacon, tomato and of course a good
It was then home and some English beer and German
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