We went to the Walk in Aviary in Canberra a little while ago. It had lots of birds as expected, what was not expected was how crazy they were about the apple pieces you could buy to feed them with. You really had to watch your fingers (and your ears!) to make sure you didn’t get […]
We went down to Stanwell Park a few weeks ago. We ate at the palms cafe, which was quite nice but obviously priced for tourists. Down a bit further at the beach there were lots of surfers despite the cold, but the waves didn’t seem very big.
Next was the Lego at the Sydney Wildlife World. Master Model Builders from around the world were commissioned to design these life sized models. The event took almost two years to plan, and about 10,000 man hours to build. I’m guessing these hours were contributed by poor apprentices and not the masters themselves! The event will […]
Our work trip to Hamilton Island. Just under 200 staff, 2 chartered flights, and probably half the rooms in the main hotel booked out! What a busy 3 days!
Ocean Park was, and still is Hong Kong’s premier amusement park. Not only was it cheaper than Disney, there was more to do inside and a larger variety of attractions. Food was also both edible and affordable, no complaints here! Well, the arrival of Disney has brought one good thing, Ocean Park is now developing […]
The Jurong Bird Park – the largest bird park in the world. It is kinda far from everything, but there are so many species of birds there that it’s definitely worth seeing if you have half a day to spare. Unfortunately for us, this was one of the days when it was forecast to rain. […]