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Last day 

The last day of the school holiday was marked by a visit to the aquarium. The new exhibit, which we had only ever seen unfinished, is amazing. We spent a long while there, just drinking coffee (slush for the kids) and watching the turtles and pilchards doing their thing.  Photos will follow.  But not tonight. Because […]

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Aquarium weekend completed

Pretty much immediately after getting home from the sneak peek into the new bit of the aquarium, I headed down to Agulhas for a functional, pre-winter maintenance visit on the cottage. Truth be told, there wasn’t a lot that needed to be done, just really checking up on things. Still, it needed doing. Before I […]

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New Aquarium Exhibit Opens This Week

Indeed. The new, ever so slightly warmer water tank, with imported Italian acrylic windows and tunnel, and featuring animals that like ever so slightly warmer water, opens in Thursday. The kids and I got a sneak peek around the place yesterday (and got to pet a penguin), and while I promised not to spoil any […]

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Waterfront

The kids have been pretty brilliant just lately. They were good while we were away in Norway, they’ve been attentive at school and come home with certificates, their homework has been done without argument. It’s been odd. Odd, but good. Time for some sort of reward. To the Waterfront, then. Sushi, boerie rolls, slush and […]

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BTS Aquarium Tour

We did a Behind The Scenes tour at the aquarium today. Regular readers will recall that we have done this before. Well, this morning, we did it again. This was a photo I took before the tour – it’s a Tube Anenome. The photos from the actual tour, which was excellent and included a quick […]

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