Category Archives: Australia

Cliché @ Adelaide, Australia


The restaurant is just about 10-mins walk from the serviced apartment we stayed at in North Adelaide. Cool deco, excellent food, great place for groups.IMG_1234 IMG_1235 IMG_1236 IMG_1243

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We add an early dinner and managed to catch the first round of New Year’s Eve firework!

Mount Gambier, Australia – Dec 2015


Mount Gambier was a nice change of view for our journey.  We visited a few caves and sinkholes in the area.

The beautiful Umpherston sinkhole.

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Engelbrecht Cave

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Tantanoola Caves – the formations inside the caves are simply spectacular.

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And of course we tried the famous “blue drink”. IMG_1173

Last but not least the breathe taking Blue Lake by day and night.

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We had a good dinner at The Barn.  Reservation is recommended.

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And a good breakfast at Vanilla Bean Cafe.

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Warrnambool, Great Ocean Road, Australia – Dec 2015


We booked a 2-room apartment at Blue Whale Motor Inn & Apartments for our 1-night stay in Warrnambool.  It is just a few minutes drive away from the town centre.  The apartment was spacious and clean.

There are quite a lot of restaurants in town but a number of the popular ones were closed for the holidays.  We had a good meal at Piccolo Restaurant, one of the popular ones based on reviews online.

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Breakfast at a nearby cafe the next morning.

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Port Campbell, Great Ocean Road, Australia – Dec 2015


Port Campbell is a small town west of Twelve Apostles, we came here for our meals during our stay at Macka’s Farm.  There are a number of hostels and motels in the town, and a variety of restaurants.

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Cutler & Co @ Melbourne (Fitzroy), Australia


We started off with a great dinner on our first night and it continued on to our second night.

Cutler & Co is located in Fitzroy, north-east of central Melbourne.  We had our rental car with us so getting there was easy.  Again, there was no special holiday menu (which I was never a fan).   And of course, kids friendly, with kids menu too.

Love the high ceiling, the space and modern deco.

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Fish fillet from kids menu
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Braised short ribs from the a la carte menuIMG_0851

Degustation menu

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