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Monday, April 23, 2018


Monday Evening
23rd April, 2018

We ate kangaroo for dinner
prepared by Chef Sam and 
from Angus Meats,  Hawthorne. 

Chikako 'n my first time to try this Aussie delicacy. 
Tasted very good, was cooked perfectly. 

Saturday, April 21, 2018

Saturday 21st

Saturday Evening
21st April, 2018 

We held a belated birthday party for Sandie. 
Including a welcome party for Chikako. 

Was a real hoot ! 

Thursday, April 19, 2018


16th April, 2018

We went down to the Gold Coast. 
Ended up on Tugun Beach with perfect weather. 

Sam cooked dinner. 

Was very good ! 

18th April. 
We got rid of our "not-so-old" mattress which was thin 'n hard. 

Had a Sealy mattress delivered. 
Much better in terms of comfort. 

19th April, 2018. 

Jennifer celebrated her 74th Birthday today. 
We drove out to Jimboomba to have morning tea with her. 

After that we stopped at the Seafood Market
and bought some mullet for dinner. 
Chikako prepared. 

Crispy on the outside, soft on the inside. 
Perfectly prepared. 
Served with spinach 'n lemon. 

Plus some soupy, of course .... 

Wednesday, April 11, 2018


11th April, 2018


Fish / prawn / squid mix. 
With salad. 

I received a gift from Sendai. 
Yum yum. 

Monday, April 9, 2018

Tuesday / Wednesday

Tuesday Evening 
10th April, 2018

Chikako will fly Qantas QF62
from Narita to Brisbane. 
Take off time is 7.55 pm Japan time. 


Monday Evening
09th April, 2018
She took the shinkansen from Koriyama to Ueno. 

Overnight stay in the Sutton Hotel, Ueno. 

Tuesday day time..... 
Yukie came and they spent the day in Ueno Park Museums 
Then after 3 pm Chikako took the Skyliner to Narita Airport. 

almost live update .... ! 


Taxi out was 10 minutes ahead of schedule. 

Above:  4.08 am Australian Time. 
Below:  4.34  am. 

Some Welcome to Australia red roses.