Central Tafe Building and Art

tafe art3 Central TafeCentral Tafe has a number of buildings and public art pieces scattered through Northbridge. This is the main building and what I call “Emu Houses”.


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Miss Mauds

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A real Perth success story. Miss Maud opened her first bakehouse in 1974.

Now Miss Maud’s is my daughter’s favourite place to have black forrest cake, and my husband loves the smorgasbord dinner in this pictured city store.Miss Maud - by westonmillingThe lady herself. Image from Weston and Milling

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Aussie Icons: Pavlova

PavlovaWas chatting at English Coffee Club this week and found out that some are not acquainted with the fabulous dessert called Pavlova.

I was then inspired to make one this weekend when we had friends over for dinner.

Topped with orange, banana, kiwi fruit and passion fruit. It was delicious!



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Greek Orthodox Cathedral, Northbridge

Greek Orthodox Cathedral

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January 31, 2013 · 9:05 am

Peters by the Sea

Peters by the SeaA Scarborough icon, Peters by the Sea has been around since I was a little girl.

It has resisted the high rise redevelopment all around it, maintaining its family business feel and relaxed atmosphere.

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At Scarborough Beach

Scarborough Beach Public Toilets

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January 29, 2013 · 7:18 am


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January 28, 2013 · 9:24 am

Fringe World

Fringe worldI bumped into some of the gang from Fringe World setting up in The Cultural Centre yesterday. They will be in Perth from 25 Jan – 24 Feb.

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Scarborough Beach

Scarbough BeachThe specks on the horizon are kite surfers. More shots from this windy day to come soon…

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Russell Square

Russell Square, Northbridge.Can you spot the guy having a lunchtime snooze?

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