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midnight at the oasis


Wearing: Three Floor ‘starcatcher‘ dress & vintage sandals

Happy new year! Tom & I have just touched down from Sydney today after an amazing two nights to celebrate our four year anniversary. I actually had no idea what we were doing for the entire trip. All I knew was that we’d be seeing the Sydney NYE fireworks, something we’ve both wanted to see on our previous anniversaries. We had a wonderful couple of days in Sydney where we stayed at the beautiful Grace Hotel, dined at our favourite Japanese restaurant Masuya, bought impulsive scratchies to try our luck and more. I’ve only got a few hours at home in Melbourne before we head back to the airport again to catch our flight to London so I just wanted to quickly share with you some photos from the highlight of our trip – Midnight at the Oasis.

It turned out that Tom got us both tickets to this lovely event at Mrs Macquarie Point by the harbour, where we had a delicious three course meal overlooking the sunset and watched the fireworks from a spectacular viewing point. It was like a massive party by the gardens, with red carpet rolling out from the entrance, fairy lights hanging from the trees. live entertainment, a dance floor and a very romantic atmosphere. I tried to capture a few photos of the event and fireworks for you all but in the end I was too preoccupied with the moment to take many photos. And when that happens, you know you’re having a wonderful time :’-)

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  • http://marsha-go-round.blogspot.com/ Marsha

    aww, happy new year, kani! i’m so happy for you :D have a safe trip to Europe! thanks for coloring my 2012 with your beautiful posts :D keep shining!

  • http://www.norafinds.tumblr.com Nora

    What a beautiful summer dress Kani! I love the plunging back, just so sexy hidden behind your long hair! Happy new year! You’ve been one of the biggest Australian bloggers around and I know 2013 will bring bigger greater opportunities for you! My best wishes!


  • cathy

    Love the fireworks at the end, happy new year!
    Check out my holiday look:http://onceuponasprinkle.blogspot.com/2012/12/a-blue-christmas.html

  • Steff

    you had such a great view of the show!!! :) great dress for the night


  • rhodawong

    gorgeous dress! and what an amazing night!


  • joanna

    that looks so wonderful! I wish we had summer now over here in Finland, too :(


  • Francesca

    I would love to spend new years in Sydney! I’m particular loving your moving picture of the fireworks- it really captures the scene ;-)


  • http://www.beautyandthings.com/ kerker

    Happy new year Connie! I’ve stayed at the Grace hotel too, and it’s such a gorgeous hotel. Have fun in London!

    xo kerkerBeauty & Things

  • http://youngonehunting.com/ Linda Chai

    Beautiful choice of dress for new Years!! 
    Xx Linda Chai 


  • SuzanneSarahS

    The dress really suits the special day! Happy anniversary and happy new year, Kani :)

    Love, S

  • Thatgirlsaadiya

    Some amazing pictures! Happy New year :)


  • http://mintslices.blogspot.com/ Lou

    That’s the loveliest way to end the year! Love all the photos and your dress is amazing!!

  • Meg Eileen Carroll

    Hello! Happy New year. I happened to be dancing the new year away at falls festival in tasmania in a floral crown from your etsy store. :D  That dress is just awesome!


  • http://twitter.com/heylilahey Mia M.

    beautiful dress, happy new year!


  • Tenyanla

    love your shoes!


  • Jessica Penny

    Happy New Year Connie! Absolutely love the dress, so sweet :)


  • Silver and Lemon

    Very cute dress!

    Looks like a really nice event! Happy New Year :)

    <3 Emi

  • christianeeny

    sweet trip!
    /christian | my blog : http://www.christianyuen.blogspot.com 

  • novarinna

    Happy New Year !!
    love that dress.. so cute <3

  • http://twitter.com/capitaineSEO capitaineSEO

    so nice ! Happy new year