Where Jean Went For Free: Exploring ACMI Exhibitions

Did you know the Australian Centre for the Moving Image (ACMI) has Australia’s largest public collection of moving image works? It’s got over 220,000 items in its archives – a valuable resource for researchers, filmmakers and enthusiasts. Join me as I explore their interactive exhibits showcasing the best of Australian film, television, and digital culture….

Touring the Historic Rippon Lea Estate in Elsternwick, Victoria

Rippon Lea Estate in Elsternwick, Victoria, is a captivating historic house with beautiful architecture located only 20 minutes from the Melbourne CBD. If you’re taking public transportation from the city, just ride the Sandringham line and hop off at the Elsternwick station.  After entering the gatehouse and paying the $15 entrance fee, my friend Teresa…

Where Jean Went For Free: Melbourne’s Parliament House

Step inside the Parliament of Victoria and explore its imposing façade and intricately designed chambers. If you’re using public transportation, just go down the Parliament station if you’re going by train or stop at Spring Street if you’re riding the tram. If you feel overloaded with info, you can also take a short walk to the Treasury Gardens after the tour 😉

10 Things To Do In Melbourne This Weekend

Melbourne offers a plethora of exciting activities and attractions to explore. If you’re planning a weekend getaway in this bustling city, there are plenty of must-visit places to include in your itinerary. In my 2 years of stay here in Melbourne, I highly recommend these top activities to do.