Just 6km from the city centre, St Kilda is Melbourne’s seaside playground and is much-loved by residents and visitors. St Kilda is renowned for its expansive view of Port Phillip, safe sandy beach, palm-lined boardwalk, huge range of beach activities, big skies, gorgeous sunsets, parks and gardens, great restaurants, bars and cafés, fabulous old buildings, and its colourful past and present.
Sticky Date Pudding Gelato
The football season has finally started and Manchester City started flying with a five nil away victory at West Ham.
If you are at South Melbourne Market are fortunate to not see a long queue at Agathé Pâtisserie then I highly urge you to rush over quickly and grab any pastry still available.
SPQR is a wood-fired pizza joint in Melbourne with a DJ spinning tunes on the decks whilst you munch into the mouth watering sourdough base that has been fermented overnight, then blasted in the wood-fired furnace until the crust crisps and blisters.
I do not count the FA Community shield as a trophy but as some are lets go with the Fourmidables.
Back to Back Champions
Manchester City have retained the title for the first time in our history after coming from behind to thump Brighton on an emotional day at the Amex Stadium.
Melbourne to Manchester
I have not been back to Europe in over 19 months which is the second longest time away from my family and friends since I moved to Australia 15 years ago.
I missed the dawn service at the Shrine of Remembrance as I was watching the English football but I went down after to watch the Anzac Day Parade and the final ceremony at the Shine of Remembrance.
An early start in Melbourne to watch the Manchester Derby with kick off at 5am but with the game falling on ANZAC day it became a public holiday.