Fishing Guide to Melbourne and Surrounds

Author: Rex Hunt

Publisher: Australian Fishing Network

ISBN: 1865131571

Category: Fishing

Page: 84

View: 898

The Fishing Guide to Melbourne is a complete guide to fishing around Melbourne. The expert tips cover the fresh and saltwater areas in detail and when combined with the detailed maps of specific fish areas, give the reader all the information required to have a great day fishing, whether it be from the beach, estuaries, rivers or lakes fishing from the shore, a canoe, tinny or big rig. When using the Fishing Guide to Melbourne anglers will be able to achieve results time and again.
Melbourne and around Rough Guides Snapshot Australia (includes the Yarra Valley, Mornington Peninsula, Phillip Island and the Dandenongs)

Author:

Publisher: Rough Guides UK

ISBN: 9781409361008

Category: Travel

Page: 108

View: 432

The Rough Guide Snapshot to Melbourne and around is the ultimate travel guide to this vibrant city and its surrounding region. It guides you through the region with reliable information and comprehensive coverage of all the sights and attractions, whether you're on a foodie tour of the city's world-class restaurants or catching an Aussie Rules match at the MCG, exploring Chinatown's narrow lanes or wine-tasting in the Yarra Valley. Detailed maps and up-to-date listings pinpoint the best cafés, restaurants, hotels, shops, bars and nightlife, ensuring you have the best trip possible, whether passing through, staying for a few days or longer. Also included is the Basics section from the Rough Guide to Australia, with all the practical information you need for travelling in and around Australia, including transport, food, drink, costs, health, entry requirements and outdoor activities. Also published as part of the Rough Guide to Australia. Full coverage: the city and its suburbs, as well as sights around Melbourne including the Mornington Peninsula, French Island, Phillip Island, the Yarra Valley and the Dandenongs, Geelong and the Bellarine Peninsula. (Equivalent printed page extent 108 pages).
The Yarra Valley & Surrounds

Author: Kornelia Freeman

Publisher:

ISBN: 1922129003

Category: Dandenong Ranges (Vic.)

Page: 173

View: 389

The Yarra Valley and surrounding areas - with its misty mornings, vineyards of gold, giant trees and unique attractions - is a place of wonder and inspiration. This beautifully produced book includes stunning photos and historic information about all of the points of interest in the Yarra Valley from the famous Healesville Sanctuary, the early pioneer farm Gulf Station, hot air balloon rides and the Singing Gardens of C. J. Dennis at Toolangi, to Bruno's Art & Sculpture Garden in Marysville, the picturesque Alowyn Gardens at Yarra Glen, the beautiful Blue Lotus Water Garden near Warburton, a walk back in time at the Upper Yarra Museum, and the many award-winning wineries. Little-known places of beauty include the giant Californian Redwoods on the Warburton River walk, Marysville's Lady Talbot Drive and Platts Falls. With over 300 stunning photos together with insightful captions this book will be keenly sought by residents, tourists as well as nature lovers and history buffs. This is the second book in the Portraits of Victoria series, the first being The Dandenong Ranges.
Healthy Soils for Healthy Vines

Author: Robert White

Publisher: CSIRO PUBLISHING

ISBN: 9781486307395

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 224

View: 127

Healthy Soils for Healthy Vines provides a clear understanding of vineyard soils and how to manage and improve soil health for best vineyard performance. It covers the inherent and dynamic properties of soil health, how to choose which soil properties to monitor, how to monitor soil and vine performance, and how vineyard management practices affect soil health, fruit composition and wine sensory characters. It also covers the basic tenets of sustainable winegrowing and their significance for business resilience in the face of a changing climate. This book will be of practical value to anyone growing grapevines, managing a vineyard or making wine, from the small individual grower to the large wine company employee. It will be of special interest to winegrowers employing organic, natural or biodynamic methods of production, where the primary focus is on the biological health of the soil.
Foodies’ Guide 2011: Melbourne

Author: A Campion

Publisher: Hardie Grant Publishing

ISBN: 9781742735467

Category: Cooking

Page: 358

View: 753

The Melbourne food scene is alive and well! No matter the world’s financial position, Melburnians it seems still want to enjoy good food. Fresh produce markets are buzzing with customers, great food stores are busy, bakery shelves are cleared of sourdough loaves by mid-afternoon and our chocolate makers are rolling chocolate truffles as fast as they can. Discerning food writers Allan Campion and Michele Curtis have once again scoured the city in their search for the best produce, products and service. From sourdough bread in Brighton, to gyoza in Camberwell and fresh mozzarella in Carlton, discover the wonderful butchers, bakeries, delis and farmers’ markets that help make Melbourne one of the world’s great food capitals. The Foodies’ Guide to Melbourne will place the city’s best kept food secrets at your fingertips. This year’s edition is fully updated, with lots of reviews of new stores that have opened over the last year. It will also be printed in full colour for the first time and features a new, modern design.
Camping around Victoria

Author: Explore Australia Publishing

Publisher: Hardie Grant Publishing

ISBN: 9781742738895

Category: Travel

Page: 236

View: 659

Camping around Victoria is the best guide to recreational camping on the market, with over 500 campsites across the state, including in national parks, state forests, off highways and in caravan parks. Each camping area has a description of the site, directions on how to get there, as well as a comprehensive list of facilities and activities at the camping area, including whether the area is dog friendly, suitable for caravans, dump points, toilets, drinking water and more.
Fodor's Australia

Author: Fodor's Travel Guides

Publisher: Fodor's Travel

ISBN: 9780804142489

Category: Travel

Page: 1436

View: 955

Fodor's correspondents highlight the best of Australia, including the glamorous beaches outside Sydney, the magnificent Great Barrier Reef, and the rugged beauty of the Outback. Our local experts vet every recommendation to ensure you make the most of your time, whether it’s your first trip or your fifth. MUST-SEE ATTRACTIONS from Tasmania to Western Australia PERFECT HOTELS for every budget BEST RESTAURANTS to satisfy a range of tastes GORGEOUS FEATURES on food, wine, and Aboriginal art VALUABLE TIPS on when to go and ways to save INSIDER PERSPECTIVE from local experts COLOR PHOTOS AND MAPS to inspire and guide your trip
Foodies' Guide 2012: Melbourne

Author: A Campion

Publisher: Hardie Grant Publishing

ISBN: 9781742736792

Category: Travel

Page:

View: 602

The Foodies’ Guide to Melbourne will place the city’s best kept food secrets at your fingertips. With wonderful little hole-in-the-wall businesses popping up every day, who can keep track of where to find the best of the best in Melbourne? Discerning food writers Allan Campion and Michele Curtis can. And they’re sharing their secrets, for the tenth year in a row. Between their search for the perfect macaron and their encyclopedic knowledge of the best middle-eastern food hotspots, they’ve covered the city from top to bottom. Fully updated, with lots of reviews of new stores that have opened over the last year, it’s an essential guide to all the places worth knowing about. Printed in full colour, featuring a sleek design and a new pocket-ready format, this year’s edition is full of surprises.
Fodor's Essential Australia

Author: Fodor's Travel Guides

Publisher: Fodor's Travel

ISBN: 9781640971370

Category: Travel

Page: 933

View: 745

Ready to experience Australia? The experts at Fodor’s are here to help. Fodor’s Essential Australia travel guide is packed with customizable itineraries with top recommendations, detailed maps of Australia, and exclusive tips from locals. Whether you want to dive the Great Barrier Reef, scale the Sydney Harbour Bridge, sail the Whitsunday Islands, or explore Aboriginal art in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park, this up-to-date guidebook will help you plan it all out. This new edition has been FULLY-REDESIGNED with a new layout and beautiful images for more intuitive travel planning! Fodor’s Essential Australia includes: • AN ULTIMATE EXPERIENCE GUIDE that visually captures the top highlights of Australia. • SPECTACULAR COLOR PHOTOS AND FEATURES throughout, including special features on diving the Great Barrier Reef, understanding Aboriginal Art, hiking in the Blue Mountains, driving the Convict Trail in Tasmania, and exploring Australia’s renowned wine regions. • INSPIRATIONAL “BEST OF” LISTS that identify the best things to see, do, eat, drink, and more. • MULTIPLE ITINERARIES for various trip lengths to help you maximize your time. • MORE THAN 70 DETAILED MAPS to help you plot your itinerary and navigate confidently. • EXPERT RECOMMENDATIONS ON HOTELS AND RESTAURANTS with options for every taste. • TRIP PLANNING TOOLS AND PRACTICAL TIPS including guides to getting around, saving money and time, beating the crowds; and a calendar of festivals and events. • LOCAL INSIDER ADVICE on where to find under-the-radar gems including: Western Australia’s Best Beaches, Tasmania’s Top Hikes, 10 Unique Places to Stay, and 20 Things to Eat and Drink in Australia. •HISTORICAL AND CULTURAL OVERVIEWS to add perspective and enrich your travels. • COVERS: Sydney, New South Wales, Melbourne, Victoria, Tasmania, Brisbane, Adelaide, the Northern Territory, Perth, and Western Australia and includes the Great Barrier Reef, the Blue Mountains National Park, the Gold Coast, Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park, Bondi Beach, Daintree National Park, Cairns, and more. ABOUT FODOR'S AUTHORS: Each Fodor's Travel Guide is researched and written by local experts. Fodor’s has been offering expert advice for all tastes and budgets for over 80 years. Planning on visiting New Zealand? Check out Fodor’s Essential New Zealand.
Wine A Tasting Course

Author: Marnie Old

Publisher: Dorling Kindersley Ltd

ISBN: 9781409357469

Category: Cooking

Page: 258

View: 551

Demystify wine with this ultimate visual course for wine lovers - now available in PDF. Think while you drink with Wine A Tasting Course. A fresh take on the world of wine, showing you what you need to know and exploding wine myths. Can't smell honeysuckle or taste tobacco? So what. Wine A Tasting Course focuses on you, helping you to discover which wines you like and why. Easy to understand, jargon-free and full of fun infographics, this no-nonsense book will help you to appreciate enjoying wine in everyday life, exploring talking, tasting and buying wine, before then covering grape varieties and regions. Drink alongside your discoveries with fun wine tasting tests that cover wines from all over the world and learn key wine facts in "Did you know" boxes. Wine- A Tasting Course is perfect for anyone looking for a practical dynamic guide to wine tasting that focuses on enjoying and understanding wine for yourself, rather than for others.