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Twee's Hut Vietnamese Favourites

Eating Out : Twee’s Hut Vietnamese Favourites, Melbourne VIC

May 5th 2014

  It was our first day in back Melbourne and Juz wanted nothing more than a big bowl of pho.  Even though we’re travelling around the country, she’s still interested in the Melbourne food scene, curious about which restaurants are …

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Melbourne

A Week In Melbourne 2014

May 2nd 2014

We recently had the pleasure of being in Melbourne to attend the wedding of our good friends Kieran and Maria.  During our one week visit, we tried to see as many loved ones as possible and eat as much delicious …

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happy easter

Happy Easter!

April 18th 2014

  The Easter long weekend is here and it’s a perfect opportunity to pack up the car and go for a camping trip.  The first time we ever slept in the Troopy was for Easter weekend in 2012 when we …

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Cage of Death - Crocosaurus Cove

Experience : Crocosaurus Cove, Darwin

March 5th 2014

Did you know that there are over 200 crocodiles, both big and small, that live in the heart of the Darwin CBD?  They all reside at Crocosaurus Cove, with many other creatures like turtles, snakes, lizards and frogs, and they …

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Jamaica Blue

Eating Out : Jamaica Blue, Casuarina NT

February 2nd 2014

We were due for another café breakfast and chose to visit some place close to home so we ventured to Casuarina Shopping Centre to break our fast at Jamaica Blue.  This franchise is run by an Australian company and has …

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Australia Day

Australia Day in Darwin

January 29th 2014

The best way to celebrate Australia Day is with your best mates, but because all of our best mates are back in Melbourne, we focused our attention on how Darwin celebrates Australia Day.  We wanted to do as much as …

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NYE Feature

Happy New Year Everyone!

January 1st 2014

Happy 2014 to all our wonderful family, friends, fans and followers!   We hope you had a super fun and safe New Years Eve celebration surrounded by the people you love.  We had our Darwin buddies with us this year …

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Christmas in Melbourne

December 29th 2013

At the end of November, Juz got a phone call from her mum, who suggested that instead of spending money on flights and accommodation to get herself up to Darwin for Christmas, she would use that money to get us …

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Aussie Christmas

Merry Christmas Everyone!

December 23rd 2013

  Also, check out the Graham Norton Show on Christmas Eve. It airs at 9:30 PM on Channel 10 around Australia…

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Happier Treasure Hunt Slider

FOUND : Our SA treasure has been discovered!

December 15th 2013

Arrr me hearties – do ye like some adventure? How about ye go and find our buried treasure! Our first concealed booty is somewhere in South Australia, Betwixt Port Lincoln and Ceduna on the Eyre Peninsula.   Now because it’s …

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Happy 365 Days

One Year On The Road

December 1st 2013

Wow – One year on the road!     365 days of travelling, being away from home, seeing the sights, exploring our country, and we’re not even halfway through yet.   To celebrate, we’ve put together this photo album of …

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USS Blue Ridge

Special Tour aboard the USS Blue Ridge

October 27th 2013

We spent Territory Day lighting fireworks over Port Darwin near Kitchener Drive, and this just happened to be the way the US naval officers took to get back to their ship, the USS Blue Ridge.     A few guys …

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Thursday Night BBQ - Bungled

Party In Port Douglas : Dave & Juz’s Birthday

October 17th 2013

If we had left Darwin in mid-August with the Troopy, we were expecting to be in Port Douglas in time for our birthdays.  However, we decided to stick around in Darwin and experience the Wet Season, so we flew over …

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