Our final house-sit of the year brings us to the beach town of Rockingham, an hour south of Perth.
No, we've not actually encountered any real winter weather, Alaska is the name of the adorable 15 month old white labrador that we are currently minding.
If you've been following us for a while you know that I was somewhat bemused by our experience of Armistice Day in Normandy.
My birthday fell during our stay in Catalonia. And they sell piñatas in our local supermarket. Think you can see where this is going...?