Posts Tagged "Hidden Melbourne"

MOH 2011 is coming…

Posted by on Jul 9, 2011 in Activities, CBD, Melbourne, Tourist | 0 comments

MOH 2011 is coming…
I saw this on the tram the other day for Melbourne Open House Day 2011 - The last two years I have gathered a group of friends together created a map and day plan (organized or loser - totally your call) and we have set off to explore our gorgeous city. We have found converted basements, ballrooms, attics, three story terraces, roof gardens, hidden churches, Melbournes first public bathroom, deco meeting rooms and lots of other random things. Each time we meet early with coffee in hand and ... Read More

Shall we play cards…

Posted by on Jul 5, 2011 in Activities, Bars, Brunch, CBD, Dining, Melbourne, Random, Tourist | 0 comments

Shall we play cards…
I love love love being in the know about the things to do in and around Melbourne (am figuring you may have already guessed this?). When I first got home a few years ago after having spent most of my twenties on foreign shores I realized the places I recalled as being the 'it' places either no longer existed, were no longer 'it' and worse were geared at someone in their uni years and not a cultured sophisticate such as... well myself. Quel Horreur. So in very typical MelbournianGirl fashion I went ... Read More

One of the reasons to love Melbourne…

Posted by on Jun 21, 2011 in CBD, Random | 0 comments

One of the reasons to love Melbourne…
Our city can be a little random sometimes. On my walk home tonight I came up Russell St and began noticing little white arrows dotted along the pavement outside the back of the State Library. At first I thought they were a shoe print or scuff mark (silly melbourniangirl), then perhaps some sort of maintenance marker dotted every few meters close to the back of the fence. The arrows looked a little like the were made from icing sugar but seemed to hold up to the rain soaked pavements very well. ... Read More