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Re: Australia Master Thread
« Reply #30 on: July 19, 2013, 04:21:45 AM »
(and beautiful pictures!!)
thanks!

what do people do on the way back if theyre not rushing back to melbourne? same route back? try to hit the spots u missed on the way there?
check dans tr. he went to the grampians

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Re: Australia Master Thread
« Reply #31 on: July 19, 2013, 09:06:43 AM »
And its a must do.
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Re: Australia Master Thread
« Reply #32 on: July 19, 2013, 02:49:27 PM »
i dont know if we can do it.
we will be in sydney until tue
so my plan is too fly out wed morning and head straight for the GOR. I am looking into flying into Avalon airport which will take 40 minutes off the drive. I have to see if it will cause problems with car rentals

since i am going in the winter its a short day, so i think i can get to apollo bay by the evening
thursday we would do maits rest/great otway national park then drive down to the light house and hopefully spot some whales
then head to Port Campbell.

I was reading that Warrnambool is a good spot for whale watching - especially for the whales with babies - anyone know if its worth the extra time/drive?

the Grampians would add an extra 4 hours of driving to the trip (3 if we go to Warrnambool)
i will be with 3 young kids who will have already maxed their patience limit for the car and besides that shabbos comes in early, i dont see how we can do it.
we will prob be doing the blue mountains near sydney

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Re: Australia Master Thread
« Reply #33 on: July 19, 2013, 03:43:58 PM »
CMIIW, but I think the Granpians are much nicer than the Blue Mountains (which I read people go to only b/c of the proximity to SYD).  Can't cut a day off SYD?
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Re: Australia Master Thread
« Reply #34 on: July 22, 2013, 10:29:08 PM »
CMIIW, but I think the Granpians are much nicer than the Blue Mountains (which I read people go to only b/c of the proximity to SYD).  Can't cut a day off SYD?

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Re: Australia Master Thread
« Reply #35 on: July 23, 2013, 04:25:29 AM »
interesting,
whats the rules? do u have to book the flight first? just call them?
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Re: Melbourne Master Thread
« Reply #36 on: December 30, 2013, 10:15:07 PM »
Hey Dan, Thanks for the great Seminar in LA last week. Lots of information! My sister (incl. Husband. Owner of Danelis :) and a child that's 3 yrs old and twins that are 18 months old) need help with buying tickets for my brothers wedding. Any suggestions on how to find the best prices?  Fwd: to me from my sister. I'm looking to book tickets from Melbourne to California on June 23/24   ( flying into LA, leaving from San Diego July 2 or July 3 to New York. )  This is for 2 adults, 1 three year old child and 2 eighteen month old babies. 

Dan needs a return ticket to Melb from NY on July 9th, and for myself and the 3 children Aug  11 or 12.

We only want to fly direct Melb-LA,  and NY-LA-Melb on return -no stopovers in Sydney or elsewhere.

If you hook this up. The next meal in Melbourne is on THE HOUSE in Daneli's

Thanks!

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Re: Melbourne Master Thread
« Reply #37 on: May 18, 2014, 04:16:24 PM »
Any info on Brisbane hotels?
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Re: Melbourne Master Thread
« Reply #38 on: November 27, 2014, 01:17:56 AM »
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Re: Melbourne Master Thread
« Reply #39 on: February 04, 2015, 03:48:32 AM »
Has anybody stayed at the intercontinental hotel in Melbourne @ the Rialto? Any advice/ review?

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Re: Melbourne Master Thread
« Reply #40 on: October 29, 2015, 05:35:35 AM »
Planning a trip down under for July... any advice? Is it still a good idea to do the GOR or is it bad in 50-60 degree weather?

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Re: Melbourne Master Thread
« Reply #41 on: October 29, 2015, 08:54:14 AM »
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Re: Melbourne Master Thread
« Reply #42 on: October 29, 2015, 09:11:40 AM »
http://www.dansdeals.com/archives/12677

I read that already... but you went in December/January, my question is what differs if it's July?

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Re: Melbourne Master Thread
« Reply #43 on: October 29, 2015, 10:04:55 AM »
I read that already... but you went in December/January, my question is what differs if it's July?
If you're driving in a car, what difference at this point does it make?

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Re: Melbourne Master Thread
« Reply #44 on: October 29, 2015, 10:27:22 AM »
We went in august. It rained alot but the weather wasnt an issue overall