Author Archives: Pete Maxwell

Healesville Sanctuary

In our quest to find great destinations around Australia, the GoGet Melbourne team ventured to the wonderful Healesville Sanctuary over the weekend to get up close with some great Australian animals. The Healesville Sanctuary is a great and easy day trip … Continue reading

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Dove’s cry but reigning Prince has a plan

      I’ll never forget the time, about a year before my husband and I were married, that I announced, “Prince is so sexy!” I made my bold declaration well within earshot of my future mother-in-law. It was a … Continue reading

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The Big Freeze

The Big Freeze, which is also known as the Heat Death, is one of the possible scenarios predicted by scientists in which the Universe may end. It is a direct consequence of an ever expanding universe. The most telling evidences, … Continue reading

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Why men pay for sex?

What makes a man sleep with a sex worker? We asked 3 escorts to quiz their clients Prime Minister David Cameron may have described his Culture Secretary John Whittingdale as “a single man who is entitled to a private life” … Continue reading

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Gallery: Iditarod dog sled race

Alaska is so warm this year, the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race had to have snow brought in to Anchorage to make the ceremonial opening race happen. The Alaska Railroad is hauling 300 cubic yards of snow from Fairbanks to … Continue reading

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Pokies critics hit the jackpot

Len Ainsworth quietly sips a cup of tea in the austere boardroom of Ainsworth Game Technology. The 92-year old pokies king has just engineered a near $500 million jackpot after selling his majority stake in the company he founded two … Continue reading

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Perceptions of crime surveyed

The Department of Justice (DOJ) today published Research and Statistical Bulletin 1/2016 ‘Perceptions of Crime: Findings from the 2014/15 Northern Ireland Crime Survey’ (NICS). It is a National Statistics Publication. In addition to describing respondents’ perceptions of causes of crime, … Continue reading

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South Melbourne children pay price for schools shortage

Up to 220 new schools need to be built in Victoria in the next decade to cope with an explosion in student numbers, research has warned. But despite the alarming statistics, for the first time in 15 years, not a … Continue reading

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Werribee Open Range Zoo

Join a wildlife safari, Melbourne style, and spot rhinos, cheetahs, giraffes, zebras and monkeys and kangaroos as they roam freely through the grounds of the Werribee Open Plains Zoo. Open 9:00am to 5:00pm every day Address: K Road, Werribee, Victoria … Continue reading

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Healesville Sanctuary

What animal lover doesn’t love cute spring animal babies? There’s no better time to visit Healesville Sanctuary than these spring holidays! With adorable ducklings, waddling baby wombats and Rascal the baby kangaroo joey, just for starters, you and your family … Continue reading

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