Sunday, July 24, 2011

A VERY SPECIAL DINNER!


Brisbane International Student Ambassadors
were invited to have dinner with Lord Mayor, Graham Quirk
on 22 July 2011 (Friday) to thank us for our efforts


Cocktail Reception
Christine (Australia) having a pleasant chat with LM


Vivian (China) brought a gift for the LM
I could have brought a packet of Nasi Lemak for him too.. Could have!


Fine Dining Table Setting


Eden (Taiwan) and Nimal (Sri Lanka)


Xavier (Philippines) thanking LM for the invitation


Menu for the Dinner


Myself (Singapore), Elsa (Indonesia), Mohammed (Saudi Arabia) and Su-Jin (Malaysia)


Bean and Han (Vietnam) arrived


Casual Talks and Catching Up
Graham Quirk is a really nice, warm, humble, caring and genuine person to talk to
Brisbane City is fortunate to have a good Mayor


Caramelised Semillion Chicken & Sweet Corn
Pithivier, Baby Rocket & Pecorino Salad,
Balsamic Beed Reduction


Each of us shared our experiences and feedback on the program


watch video here
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L6MAotBjYyM


Elsa presenting a gift to LM from all of us


Yes its our pretty-face-photo taken during the Masquerade Ball
so that he can put in his office and think of us every working day


LM too had a gift for us...


Tickets to TOYOTA AFL Premiership Season
Brisbane Lions vs GC Suns
13 August 2011 (Saturday)


Southern Queensland Beef Fillet, Truffle Butter
Sous Vide, Sothern Gold Potatoes, Crushed Olives,
Spinach, Onion & Red Wine Reduction (gf)


Everyone was overwhelmed by the full-service dinner


watch video here
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W79L8McnzTc


Duo of Australian Cheeses, Spiced Pear Paste
Dried Fruit, Crackers & Nuts


Gordon (Brisbane Marketing) joined us for a photo


Group Photo
which I believe could be our next gift to him
when he next bring us to dinner again LOL


We had our photographs taken with him
+200 Bragging Rights


Middle, Danielle (Brisbane Marketing)
Top right, Pardeep (Pakistan)
Bottom Right, Manpreet (India)


We bid our farewell to the Lord Mayor
It was a really enjoyable dinner! =)



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Sunday, July 10, 2011

KFC (Myer CBD)


Today we are having KFC!







Coffee Square (Sunnybank)


Dinner at Coffee Square
Market Square
24/341 Mains Road
Sunnybank






Bumped into Doice who happened to be doing grocery shopping

Friday, July 8, 2011

Funny Funny Korean Bar and Restaurant (CBD)


On a happier note, we went to celebrate Grace's farewell at
Funny Funny Korean Bar and Restaurant
85 George Street
Brisbane CBD














After that we went to take Photo Stickers




and Dancing it out...

Saturday, July 2, 2011

BLOOD DONOR CENTRE (CBD)


BLOOD DONOR CENTRE
288 Edward Street
Brisbane City


They have fresh delicious blood here
You can order it ice-blended, with juices, tea-based etc
Wait a min.. This is not a restaurant review
I'm here to give blood!


watch BLOOD DONATION video here
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N2Pkx4EtcYs


Save three lives today - Give Blood!

Friday, July 1, 2011

Red Rooster (Cannon Hill)


Red Rooster
1090 Wynnum Road
Cannon Hill

Kwan-Yin Tea House (Fortitude Valley)


My favourite bubble tea place in Brissy

Kwan-Yin Tea House
198 Wickham Street
Fortitude Valley

GOLDEN BARBEQUE (Fortitude Valley)


Lunch was at
GOLDEN BARBEQUE
157 Wickham Street
Fortitude Valley


free soup


this is my Singaporean mate, Calvin's favourite poultry rice shop
i think its comparable to Little Hong Kong
in terms of food quality, service and price


the noodles was a bit dry though..