Hip Hip Hooray!

11 Jun

Today is the Queen’s Birthday holiday in Australia (except for Western Australia, which celebrates in September). Rob has school off and most stores are closed. It’s not really the queen’s birthday, which is April 21. According to my dubious internet research, the second Monday in June was selected to be the Monarch’s Day, since it was relatively close to George V’s birthday of June 3. It seems to be like President’s Day. A nice 3 day weekend, but no one really celebrating. We created our own celebration, as seen here:

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