Friday, September 15, 2017

Toowoomba Carnival of Flowers Day 1


Where do I begin.......

All aboard for our weekend away.....
Teresa.... Sandi..... Norreen and me......
after an early start we did stop for a very early cuppa.....
what is a cuppa without food.......


On reaching Toowoomba we stopped at the information centre to get a few ideas of things we might like to see and do.....
messing about as usual.....


Plans for a busy weekend....


Japanese Garden Ju Rakuen

Photo heavy here....






















Our home for the weekend  "Rose Cottage" Air bnb in Newtown..... 





After unloading the car we were off again.....

Spring Bluff Railway Station.....
what a pretty place it is.....
 we also had lunch here.....








 We had our evening meal at the "Park House Cafe"

it was so good.....


Day 2 to follow soon.....

Toodles.....


10 comments:

Chookyblue...... said...

oh no sliding doors.............If only I had know you were coming....I left the day before.........the flowers were looking amazing though.........

simplestitches said...

what beautiful gardens...lots of inspiration there!

Fiona said...

so glad you had fun ... so much to see and do at this time of year and it looks so lovely.... I think I heard the giggles????
Hugz

Tatkis said...

So many beautiful places! We only managed to visit Japanese garden but Dasha was so excited that she couldn't stop and I don't think we stayed in any spot for more than 30 seconds :)

Hugs,
Tatyana

I am said...

Hi Helen lovely pics of fun times ,love the Japenese garden what a pretty place and lovely to see the beautiful flowers at the railway station xx

Susan said...

Such lovely photos - thanks for taking the time to share them with us. Of course you would stay at a "Rose Cottage"

Jen said...

Looks beautiful.

Christine said...

It looks like you saw lovely things, ate well and generally had a wonderful time. xx

Deb said...

Oh Helen, I so love it when you and the girls go on trips. Those gardens are stunning and where you stayed was very cute. Beautiful photos.

norreen dolan said...

It was a great week end away e.g...thank you Helen