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Episode 7: This Restaurant Life
Lester, a student from Hong Kong, stays with an Australian family whose life revolves around their Indian restaurant.

While he gets to know them, he also finds out how to cook and what is involved in running a restaurant. He learns to cook a lamb curry, make naan bread, set tables and serve customers.

Along the way he plays soccer and pool with the kids, and goes to a pub to meet their friends. Finally, Lester gets a chance to test his new restaurant skills on some paying customers.

Episode Credits
Guest:Lester Chin

Host: The Dey Family

Thanks to:
The Elephant Pub
The Spice Kitchen

Narration: Peter Goers
Resident Expert: William McInnes

Producer: James Roberts
Series Producer: James Roberts
Executive Producer: Barry Mitchell

More Information
Australians love to eat in restaurants. Explore these tasty sites below to find out more.

Dhaba at the Spice Kitchen

Tourism Australia - Food and Wine

English Language Learning
English Language Learners can download two bonus Learning videos and pdf transcripts for each This Australian Life episode exclusively online.
Ten Words About
Explains ten words about the theme of the episode.
Learn more interesting words and phrases as our 'resident expert' presenter William McInnes, talks about our unique Australian terminology.
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