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Forum: New Zealand
Sep 27th 2013, 1:39 am
Replies: 0
Views: 383
Posted By kato33

Smile Accommodation Rotorua anyone?

Hi all,

Long time no speak to for some.

I have a friend in Rotorua who is looking to rent a fully furnished room to someone wishing to come to NZ.

Julie (my friend) has placed an add on...
Forum: New Zealand
Aug 3rd 2011, 9:08 pm
Replies: 14
Views: 1,397
Posted By kato33

Re: Rotorua good and bad

Hi,

I have lived here for just over 3 years now with the OH and the kids....took us time to settle in NZ and feel our way through the workforce but felt right at home in Rotorua immediately,...
Forum: New Zealand
Jan 6th 2011, 9:23 pm
Replies: 13
Views: 1,730
Posted By kato33

Re: Tales of woe

Glad things are finally working out after reading your post. :thumbsup:

Another Rotorua bunch....cool!

You'll love it, I certainly do, and you'll find heaps of help from those that live here.
...
Forum: NZ Update
Jan 6th 2011, 9:13 pm
Replies: 18
Views: 3,475
Posted By kato33

Re: 3 months in

You still round the corner???
Forum: New Zealand
Jan 6th 2011, 9:12 pm
Replies: 20
Views: 3,375
Posted By kato33

Re: Looking likely to be on our way back to misery

I am doing everything in my power to stay so will give that a go.

I WON'T give up....no way, NZ is now home and thats how I want it to stay.
The thought of going back to the UK fills me with...
Forum: NZ Update
Jan 4th 2011, 7:29 pm
Replies: 18
Views: 3,475
Posted By kato33

Re: 3 months in

I dont smell it either....only in some places in town but dont find it that bad to be honest.

Rotorua....a great place to live :thumbsup:
Forum: New Zealand
Jan 3rd 2011, 11:27 pm
Replies: 22
Views: 5,407
Posted By kato33

Re: Topless Sunbathing

hahahahahaha :rofl::rofl:

I can picture the look on your face now....no different to most of us I guess.
That gave me a right chuckle.
Forum: New Zealand
Jan 3rd 2011, 11:13 pm
Replies: 15
Views: 1,197
Posted By kato33

Re: Anybody here have motorbikes?

Hi Mike,

Will get the OH to answer this when he gets home from work.
We have been motocrossing for 26-27 years now and brought some stuff with us but the bike from NZ.
OH will let you know about...
Forum: New Zealand
Jan 3rd 2011, 11:02 pm
Replies: 70
Views: 5,002
Posted By kato33

Re: UK to NZ January 2011

Another of us lot from Essex.....good on you for taking the leap my friend :thumbsup:
Forum: NZ Update
Jan 3rd 2011, 11:00 pm
Replies: 18
Views: 3,475
Posted By kato33

Re: 3 months in

Hey how did you find Rotorua.....we love it here but totally agree with the homesickness thingee.

I believe Skype was the best thing to ever grace the applications on my PC :thumbsup:
Forum: New Zealand
Jan 3rd 2011, 10:54 pm
Replies: 57
Views: 3,919
Posted By kato33

Re: Post Xmas Rotorua meet

I'll be there with my twin teenage boys and possibly OH if not working if thats ok.

Looking forward to the concert the night before also....last year was bleedin terrific :eek:
Forum: New Zealand
Jan 3rd 2011, 10:47 pm
Replies: 20
Views: 3,375
Posted By kato33

Looking likely to be on our way back to misery

:(:(

So, latest is OH job contract ends on 7th Feb...temp visa ends 8th Feb :thumbdown:

Now need to find another job asap or back to the UK with our tails between our legs to start this whole...
Aug 9th 2010, 7:53 am
Replies: 12
Views: 1,356
Posted By kato33

Re: Accredited Company.....now what??

Now, where is Marika when I need her???
Forum: New Zealand
Aug 2nd 2010, 8:05 am
Replies: 7
Views: 1,072
Posted By kato33

Re: Hello from Hornchurch!

YAY a few more of us Essex types landing on the Land of the Long White Cloud.......albeit with a very silver lining in my books.

Just expect kiwi's to know a few Essex jokes......'cos believe...
Aug 2nd 2010, 8:00 am
Replies: 12
Views: 1,356
Posted By kato33

Re: Accredited Company.....now what??

OMG

Not another Essex boy coming to NZ.......they'll be kicking us lot out soon enough mate.

Oh and by the way, EVERYONE seems to know an Essex gal joke or 2 over here, little buggers :sneaky:
Forum: New Zealand
Aug 2nd 2010, 7:56 am
Replies: 39
Views: 2,671
Posted By kato33

Re: Bon Voyage simonsi

Have a safe journey.

You gonna love it mate! :thumbup:

Nici
Forum: New Zealand
Aug 2nd 2010, 7:46 am
Replies: 18
Views: 1,848
Posted By kato33

Re: Children's Vocabulary

:rofl::rofl::rofl:

Nope mine too I'm afraid.

Great though really. Better than the Essex boy/girl chat we used to have.

Nici
Aug 2nd 2010, 7:44 am
Replies: 5
Views: 1,905
Posted By kato33

Re: Working as an HGV driver on the Temporay Work Visa?

CRB......:confused:
Is that the police check thingees??? :rofl:

If so then apply for them 6 weeks before leaving the UK as they take around a month.
I would defo do it for the sake of a tenner...
Aug 2nd 2010, 7:42 am
Replies: 12
Views: 1,356
Posted By kato33

Re: Accredited Company.....now what??

Bevs....Am Loolah....

Cheers guys. Will defo go for WTR visa.

Great news about Marika. Its bloody hard being here on a temp visa not knowing if you can stay and have visa renewed.
Must admit,...
Aug 2nd 2010, 7:40 am
Replies: 12
Views: 1,356
Posted By kato33

Re: Accredited Company.....now what??

He is a truckie.
We applied once before but this time just got lucky I guess.
Keep trying and best of luck.

Nici
Aug 2nd 2010, 7:38 am
Replies: 12
Views: 1,356
Posted By kato33

Re: Accredited Company.....now what??

Oh.....stay indefinately for sure :thumbup:
Forum: New Zealand
Aug 1st 2010, 12:09 am
Replies: 18
Views: 1,848
Posted By kato33

Re: Children's Vocabulary

Lush......:thumbsup:
Talking of which, has anyone seen Gavin & Stacey on TV1?
Thats where it comes from I'm sure.

*Choice
*Chur Bro
*Sweet As
*Arks - instead of ask
*All good
*Soccer -...
Forum: New Zealand
Jul 31st 2010, 11:38 pm
Replies: 23
Views: 22,379
Posted By kato33

Re: Where to live in Rotorua

Hey......no-one mentioned Westbrook / Sunnybrook. :(

Great place to live.

IMHO Kawaha Point, Lynmore, Springfield, and th other people have suggested are lovely.
Hubby used to work for towing...
Forum: New Zealand
Jul 31st 2010, 11:19 pm
Replies: 1
Views: 725
Posted By kato33

Rotorua.....anyone?

Hey guys of the Hennessey drunkards

When the next meet up, or any other one for that matter.
Got to get myself on the social ladder again :p

Nici
Jul 31st 2010, 11:10 pm
Replies: 5
Views: 1,905
Posted By kato33

Re: Working as an HGV driver on the Temporay Work Visa?

Hi tweekielad,

We have been here 2.5 years on a temp work visa as other half is a truckie.
We secured a job from the UK before arriving and got a 3 year visa granted.
that said, our friend who...
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