September 22 - October 4, 2012…Melbourne

Kev and I flew back to Melbourne in time for the Aussie Rules Footy Grand Final my mothers 70th birthday celebration and the Royal Melbourne Show.  We had intended to complete our circumference of Australia by this time but a Kerri Tree had other plans.

Kev & Cat at Perth Airport flying back to Melbourne.

Kev & Cat at Perth Airport flying back to Melbourne.

We flew Tiger Airlines!   Dad released us from the "Tiger Cage" in Melbourne.

We flew Tiger Airlines!   Dad released us from the "Tiger Cage" in Melbourne.

Cat's Mum and Dad sporting their Sydney Swans colors for the footy Grand Final!

Cat's Mum and Dad sporting their Sydney Swans colors for the footy Grand Final!

Diane's birthday was celebrated on Melbourne's only Tramboat

Diane's birthday was celebrated on Melbourne's only Tramboat

Cat's Mum Diane gives a speech.

Cat's Mum Diane gives a speech.

Looks like mischief!!!..Mackenzie & Jerimiah, Cat's youngest niece and nephew ;)

Looks like mischief!!!..Mackenzie & Jerimiah, Cat's youngest niece and nephew ;)

Cat and her 3 brothers...Brad, Paul and Cam performing a synchronized  Motherly speech.

Cat and her 3 brothers...Brad, Paul and Cam performing a synchronized Motherly speech.

Cat with her Mum Diane.

Cat with her Mum Diane.

Australian "Kewpie" dolls at the Royal Melbourne Show.  As a young girl you would n't leave the show without one, or two...I don't know about now!

Australian "Kewpie" dolls at the Royal Melbourne Show.  As a young girl you would n't leave the show without one, or two...I don't know about now!

"Bring on the Clowns"  The object of the game is to receive the highest score!   Given 3 pingpong balls,  you place the ball s  i  n the clown mouth hoping that the balls fall into the highest number slot to win your prize!  Cat love's this game!

"Bring on the Clowns"  The object of the game is to receive the highest score!   Given 3 pingpong balls,  you place the balls in the clown mouth hoping that the balls fall into the highest number slot to win your prize!  Cat love's this game!

Cat & Kev at the Royal Melbourne Show.

Cat & Kev at the Royal Melbourne Show.

Royal Melbourne Show Fruit Cake Exhibit!

Royal Melbourne Show Fruit Cake Exhibit!

Cat's favorite pavilion....The Show Bags!

Cat's favorite pavilion....The Show Bags!

Show Bag displays....there are hundreds to choose from!

Show Bag displays....there are hundreds to choose from!

Cat say's that you cannot leave the Show without seeing a sheep shorn!

Cat say's that you cannot leave the Show without seeing a sheep shorn!