Week 1 and 2

Packed up and ready to go After what seemed like an age, a lot of prep and moving house I was actually getting on the plane and as a surprise my brother upgraded me. Not a bad start to my year abroad! Broke my body clock To try and get my body clock in to …

Myking your way around Melbourne

Using a Myki card to travel around Melbourne. Top tips: For tram you touch on once at the beginning of your journey For train you have to touch on at the beginning and end of your journey For buses you have to touch on at the beginning and end of your journey If you are …

Not wanting to look like a lobster?

As the ozone layer is thinner and the sun stronger I will be trying out and reviewing different brands of suncream. Nivea Sun UV Face Shine Control SPF 50: This is really easy to apply and dries matt making it is great as a base with or without applying make up on top. Price: $12.99. …

Lune

Croissants to die for! Ok maybe that is a bit dramatic, but they are delicious and the smell as you walk in is a sneak peak into what you are about to experience. They have a selection of different flavours to choose from. I have tried several of them. As you may be able to …

Working Holiday 101

You have your visa and flights booked to Australia, now here are a few things that will help with a smooth transition to moving and living Down Under. Set up a bank account before you arrive. I set mine up with Commonwealth Bank which was really easy to do online. Once I had arrived in …