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My Wines of 2020

Well hasn’t this been a strangely disconcerting year? I hope we never have to experience anything like 2020 again. But there have been some good things experienced through the year and one of them is the excellent wine that I have enjoyed in the past 12 months. Let me share with you my wines of 2020. You will see from those chosen they are ...

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Kalgoorlie Pubs and Eating Houses

Last week we caught the Prospector to Kalgoorlie for a short holiday. The train trip takes about six and a half hours from Midland station (around 7 hours from East Perth terminal), leaving a couple ...

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Hao Szechuan

After the apocalypse and everything starting to re-open, a desire for spice led us back to Hao Szechuan, one of the best for this style of cuisine. They are in Francis Street in the heart of ...

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Albany and all of its charms

Spending a few days in Albany a couple of weeks ago allowed us to experience the charms of one of Western Australia’s most attractive cities – the quite stunning harbour, wonderful old pre-Federation ...

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S&T Thai

Up the top end of William Street S&T Thai has a friendly and welcoming feel about it and the food certainly is worth getting along there to try out. It is unlicensed but quick to supply glasses ...

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Tinys Perth

One of the many places I have been hankering to get back to since the shutdown has been eased is Tinys in the QV1 complex at the corner of Milligan and Hay Streets and last week we made it. We ...

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Busselton Pubs

Down in Busselton recently we had the opportunity to frequent a couple of the historic pubs of the town – the Ship (with buildings dating to the 1830s) and the Esplanade (built in 1898) – as well as a ...

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Ethos Deli and Dining

Ethos Deli and Dining Room, the newest venture from dynamic duo Melissa Palinkas and Susan Whelan, opened in late August just along George Street, East Fremantle, from their other very successful ...

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