The Kirribilli Markets is now one of Sydney’s oldest and most popular Markets. Featuring stalls selling, New and recycled fashion and accessories, Emerging local Fashion Designers, Home and Gift wares, Arts and Craft, Jewellery, Plants, Gourmet foods and a whole lot more.

Perfectly Organic will be sampling our organic whole leaf teas, organic herbs and spices plus organic coconut oil a  www.perfectlyorganic.com.au.

Jazz in the Vines

Tickets selling fast for the LAST Jazz in the Vines. Yes!!

This October 29th will be the LAST Jazz in the Vines Hunter Valley

Bring your friends – it is SUCH a fun weekend.

The Artist line up is complete and consists of some old favourites and some new covering the Jazz, Soul, Funk and beyond genres.

James Morrison, Leo Sayer, Mental as Anything, Lisa Hunt, Emma Pask, John Morrison’s Swing City Big Band, Monica Trapaga, Dale Barlow, Bob Barnard, George Golla, Ondawon and Anna Weatherup will be performing throughout the day.

Call us to book your accommodation: 0477 010 010 or email: stays@huntervalleystays.com.

or visit www.huntervalleystays.com.au for all your Hunter Valley  – Jazz in the Vines Accommodation

The Port Douglas Bucket List

Now this has got to be one of the most difficult “bucket lists ” to ever put together, there is just so much to see and do in the town let alone the region.

Lets have a try…

  1. Get out on the great barrier reef, scuba or snorkel on the outer reef with Calypso.
  2. Sunset cruise to the low isles with Sailaway
  3. Swim at Mossman Gorge
  4. Evening sunset picnic on Rex Smeal park
  5. A game of golf at either the links or Mirage country club course
  6. Visit the Sunday Port Douglas Markets and meet Pla at Play Love Alive
  7. Take on a day trip up to the Daintree and Cape Tribulation
  8. An early morning walk along the legendary 4 Mile Beach
  9. Go up to Flagstaff hill and take in the views
  10. Enjoy a helicopter trip out to Mossman Gorge, over port Douglas village and out to the reef and back.

And thats only some of it, a visit to the cooler climate Julaten, the Mossman Markets, Wonga Beach, Crocodile spotting on the Port Douglas Inlet or a visit to Hartleys plus the numerous other activities over the Daintree, Whatever Port DOuglas is the ideal place to launch your Far North Queensland holiday

For all of these activities and more visit: Port Douglas Tour Desk

Luxury Thredbo Accommodation at Bundaleer

Get 10% off our most popular chalet on this 3 night midweek stay arriving Sunday 31st July and departing Wednesday 3rd August. 5 bedrooms, sleeps ten and is a sensation to stay at.

Bundaleer is a luxury ski lodge style chalet exquisitely presented in the heart of the Woodridge area of Thredbo on Mountain Drive.
It has been substantially renovated in 2015 in 5 star style and quality. It is ideal for large families or groups, with five bedrooms and three bathrooms.

There is a modern lodge style kitchen, brand new with all the appliances to cook up a storm, with space for 10 to dine comfortably.

Thredbo Accommodation at Bundaleer

 

Port Douglas Markets are on every Sunday at Anzac Park from 8am to around 1pm and offer a delightful mix of local art, craft, souvenirs and fresh produce..

In 1998 the then Port Douglas Council decided that the Port Douglas Sunday Market would be a “Cotters Market”, thereby ensuring that goods offered for sale were made by the stallholder.Wander down the central shopping precinct at Macrossan Street and you will be amazed simply by the variety, quality and volume that will delight for hours of browsing or buying. The location is picturesque with the mountain ranges and Coral Sea in the background. Established almost 25 years ago, Port Douglas Sunday Markets provide locally produced food, fruit and veggies as well original arts and crafts, jewellery, pottery, tropical clothing, fruit and vegetables, glassware, books, homemade foods, unique Australian goods, souvenirs and more

The markets are a great place to find scores of interesting items. Locals come from all over the Far North to sell their products to inquisitive tourists and locals alike. Here you’ll find .

From the sprawling seaside Port Douglas markets every Sunday morning to specialty Port Douglas shopping boutiques, leisure retail stores and Port Douglas art galleries, shopping in Port Douglas will be hard to resist! Whether you’re searching for new swimwear, locally made and exclusive artwork, jewellery, designer clothing, or just a small souvenir.

Boutiques, souvenir shops and Indigenous arts and crafts abound side by side with designer labels.  You’ll be entertained as well as intrigued by the goods on display at the local markets with a chance to go home with a souvenir bought direct from the maker.

If you want to venture further afield and have a keen interest on local produce, the Mossman Markets are the place to be.  Located under the canopy of the awe-inspiring rain trees and next to the historic St. David’s Anglican church, here you will meet the locals who have been farming and living in this region for generations. Purchase giant exotic fruits, vegetables and lush herbs and spices – all grown with the help of the tropics.  Here, the earlybird catches the worm, so make sure you get here before midday every Saturday.

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Thredbo Bucket List

As Thredbo is a place of two seasons, distinctly green and white or summer and winter here are two sets lists for your must do in Thredbo, the Thredbo Bucket List

Thredbo in Summer

  1. Walk to Mt Kosciusko from the top of Eagles Nest
  2. Ride the cannonball on a mountain bike down the mountain
  3. BBQ by the Thredbo river with the family and look for a platypus
  4. Drive up to dead horse gap, down to Khancoban, across to Cabramurra ( australia highest town ) back on the snowy mountains highway into Berridale and then back to Thredbo via Jindabyne
  5. Swim in a mountain rockpool, ( ask the locals )
  6. Play golf at Australia’s highest golf course, remember ” your balls go further in Thredbo”
  7. Catch the Kosciuszko chairlift to Eagles Nest
  8. The Thredbo blues Festival in mid January www.thredboblues.com
  9. Visit the Wild Brumby “snappery” on the Alpine Way
  10. Ride a bike around the village!

Thredbo in Winter

  1. Ski the Crackenback Supertrail
  2. Swim in a mountain rockpool — its slightly cooler than summer
  3. Lunch at Kareela Hutte
  4. Morning coffee at Eagles Nest
  5. Watch the Saturday evening fireworks and flare run from the Thredbo hotel bistro balcony
  6. find a stash of Thredbo powder
  7. Ski in the Thredbo ” Top to Bottom” from the top of Karels back to the village”
  8. Drinks at the Apres Bar listening to Mark Travers
  9. Walk the alpine way when its snowing to Dead Horse Gap
  10. Enjoy a swim at the leisure centre

For more information on Thredbo visit: www.thredbo.com

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