But considering it had already hit 40 degrees celcius by the time we arrived, we decided to cool off and chill out for a while first before heading back out into the sun.
Big brother and I had a cup of tea and caught up on news while the kids happily explored.
Our chalet had living area downstairs and loft-style sleeping quarters' upstairs.
The spacious downstairs living area.
A dip in the swimming pool cooled us down ...
Then it was time to hit Cottesloe Beach ...
The Indian Ocean is much colder than this Queenslander is used to, but the kids didn't seem to mind!
The famous Indiana Tea Rooms, where the late Heath Ledger's wake was held
Frozen yoghurt on the way back to the Cottlesloe Beach Chalets at Red Spoon on Marine Parade. Delicious!
Frozen yoghurt smoothie for the surfer-in-the-making. So good, he wanted another one next. (Of course, the answer was no, but I can't say I blamed him! They were yummy and healthy).
To be continued ...