Narrabeen Lake

Narrabeen lake on the northern beaches of Sydney has a 9km track circling it. Well almost circling it – the final stretch to complete the loop is imminent. It is great for Isabel to home her biking skills.

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All fun at the start and a break at the halfway point.

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And then we retrace our steps back to the car. Another 9km. Isabel shows off her skills: sprinting up the hills; and pedalling standing up.

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Maybe Santa will get her a new, bigger bike.
And the route is here.

Graduation

Isabel has graduated from day care. Next step is big school in February. There was a ceremony and Isabel was chuffed with her certificate.

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And that evening there was a big party with a pony and face painters.

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Halloween

Bonfire night was always the focus when I was growing up but fires in Australia in Spring are a bit of a no-no.
There are some streets nearby that are the designated Trick-or-Treat streets and they were full of superheroes, fairies, and a variety of scary costumes.
Isabel was a Vampire.

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Fair Weekend

On Saturday we went to the fireworks at Frenchs Forest. There was a fair and Isabel had a wild old time with some friends.
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Isabel got a taste of it and so we just had to go to Luna Park for the dodgems.

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Dubai

Stopover on the way home at Dubai. A crazy place – there was a ski slope next to the hotel.
We did a brilliant sand dune safari where we (Anna & Iz, not me) had a camel ride.

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Iz also met a Peregrine Falcon.

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A great day.

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