After the heat of Alice Springs, we were eager to head to the coast. Sadly, the day we arrived in Melbourne, the temperature was hotter there than in Alice Springs itself. Thankfully, the temperature did drop.
From Melbourne, we made our way to the Mornington Peninsula, which was easily accessible from the city. There we were close to beaches and wineries, but I will talk more about the winery we visited in my next post. So yes, after the deserts, the beach scenery was most welcome.
We also went with our host to Frankston to see the old war installation and read up on the subject of conscription in Australia.
Our host, Tim :