Happy Australia Day! Today is the national holiday of Australia marking the arrival of the first British settlers on the 26th of January 1788. It has become an opportunity for a celebration of all that is great about Australia and being Australian, and most celebrate either by going to an organised event in their community or by meeting up with family and friends.
For all of us cold in the northern hemisphere sipping hot cocoa today, we relish the opportunity of at one day soon enjoying a BBQ and a cold beer (or iced tea!) on the beach with good friends; but will settle for a Fosters with some friends in a local Aussie bar tonight.
You just have to see this lovely video courtesy of the Australia National Tourist Board cheered us up, so cute!
It doesn't get much more Aussie than this... happy #AustraliaDay all! To celebrate we thought we'd share this adorable video of Coco the Eastern Grey kangaroo joey and her carer @timswildlife - who obviously share a very special bond together! Coco was rescued after a rough start to life and is now living happily at the @australianreptilepark in @visitnsw, along with an array of other native Australian animals like wombats, wallabies and koalas.
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Are you trying to cut back on the alcohol or planning to go completely teetotal this summer? Going alcohol-free does not have to be boring and forget boring old iced-tea... We’ve put together a list of some tasty alternatives to the old classics, with guaranteed hangover-free drinks that everyone can enjoy. From family-friendly punches that everyone can drink to mocktails and virgin non-alcoholic cocktails, we’ve got it all.
Over the past 20 or so years, musical festivals have taken the world by storm with niche and unique outdoor events popping up all over the UK and further afield. However, while music festivals are great, food festivals can be an even better and more enjoyable experience as they involve a little bit of everything - not to mention the perfect place to discover new foods or buy unique edible gifts. We’ve compiled a list of some of the best food festivals of 2019 for you to get your teeth stuck into it. From Wales to Scotland, there’s a delectable food festival out there for everyone, no matter what your tastes are.
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Seán Farrell – Founder, Chateau Rouge