Summer Hot Spot: Down Under!

Mischa Barton, Nick Lachey and others find out what's up Down Under as they work and play in Australia. By Caryn Midler


Kate Hudson makes a snap judgment with fans at the Melbourne premiere of You, Me and Dupree. ''I guess I just fit in with the whole Aussie thing," Hudson – who made the visit before announcing her split from husband Chris Robinson – told the Sunday Herald Sun. While in Melbourne (inset), she and costar Owen Wilson tested Australia's second largest city's culinary reputation, cycled along St Kilda's foreshore and took a dip in the bay.