National Rhododendron Gardens

We headed up to Olinda and dropped Kirsten off at her new the Mount Dandenong Studio, where she is running her School of Dance and Music. I then took the kids on a bit of an adventure.

We headed up to the top of the hill and down . . . → Read More: National Rhododendron Gardens

Dandenong Ranges Family Fun Day

We received notifications via twitter and Facebook of the impending festival run by the various CFA stations of the Dandenong ranges (or more correctly the Corhanwarrabul range) that there was to be a family day with a jumping castle as bait. So we dutifully penciled it in out calendars and were grateful of . . . → Read More: Dandenong Ranges Family Fun Day

Face Painting Day

We headed to Hair for the Hills to have a day of hair and face painting for the Save the Tigers Program. The kids had a great day with the face painting and then having their photos taken with some local businesses.

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Dinner at the Cuckoo

We had dinner at the very touristy Cuckoo Restaurant. Hoa and Nikoletta came to join us. The kids enjoyed it. I thought the smorgasbord left quite a bit to be desired. The show was fun an a ockerish way. The entertainment was very formulaic. The children though it was great and Krysta loved . . . → Read More: Dinner at the Cuckoo

Indian By Nature

Kirsten and I had dinner at Indian By Nature, a place in the Mount Dandenong part of Olinda. The food was good, though I thought a bit pricey.

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