Dilmah Charitea High Tea 2012 at The Terrace, Royal Botanic Gardens

by Jenny @ Ichigo Shortcake on September 18, 2012

The first time I ever ‘won’ anything was back in year 9. It was one of those unpopular gold coin donation charity events at school where we had a chance to guess the number of Easter eggs in a jar in order to win prizes. I was peer pressured into the donation and as a [...]


The Waiting Room, Crown Complex – a beautiful afternoon tea

by Jenny @ Ichigo Shortcake on December 28, 2011

Situated in the lobby of the Crown Towers Hotel, The Waiting Room is a small, modern and glamorous restaurant that is also the newest addition to the Rockpool group. would never have known such a place existed let alone enjoyed nice afternoon tea there had it not been for the last minute hens’ night planning [...]


Pie in the Sky, Olinda – pie and scone heaven!

by Jenny @ Ichigo Shortcake on October 21, 2011

Without doubt, I love a good pie. I used to dream about having pies and crave about having pies. I was so upset when Jesters closed its doors around Melbourne that I still pout my lips every time I pass its old location in Knox City Shopping Centre. As such, I was over the moon [...]


Captain Cook Cruises & high tea, Sydney

by Jenny @ Ichigo Shortcake on January 11, 2011

One afternoon during Yuye and I’s Sydney trip, we decided to take a boat cruise with Captain Cook Cruises around Sydney harbour. The package we purchased was $55 per person including the cruise and high tea. Sometimes Captain Cook Cruises holds special offers and I managed to get my tickets for $55 with a guaranteed [...]