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Forum: The Barbie
May 16th 2010, 2:39 am
Replies: 5
Views: 955
Posted By tyke

Re: Adelaide poms

:lol::lol::lol::lol:

Ooops - typo.Bloody wireless keyboard.
We did have a lot of competition though:sneaky:
Forum: Australia
May 16th 2010, 1:07 am
Replies: 59
Views: 6,150
Posted By tyke

Re: Australia the most expensive country in the World?

We've been here 10 years and seen prices rise to a certain extent.

Not gonna moan about it though.
It's worth it by payback of quality of life.

We worked like hell to pay off our debts in the...
Forum: The Barbie
May 16th 2010, 1:00 am
Replies: 5
Views: 955
Posted By tyke

Re: Adelaide poms

Ewww! No!

Got to be the dried marrowfat peas soaked in Bi Carb overnight.

I actually come from Yorkshire fish and chip family, Had my own Chippy for 10 years, the family foes back over 100.
...
Forum: The Barbie
May 16th 2010, 12:30 am
Replies: 5
Views: 955
Posted By tyke

Re: Adelaide poms

:lol: I thought I read VIAGRA'S :eek::eek::eek::eek:

Not missing much UK stuff myself after 10 years.

Could murder a decent plate of fish,chips and mushy peas though :thumbsup:
Forum: Australia
Jan 24th 2008, 1:05 pm
Replies: 18
Views: 1,697
Posted By tyke

Re: We just bought a business in Adelaide!!

Hey--------------- congratulations,welcome to the scary and risky world of self employment!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Best wishes in your new venture :D:D:D

Do you do small custom jobs????

Handy for me...
Forum: Australia
Jan 19th 2008, 2:28 am
Replies: 18
Views: 1,376
Posted By tyke

Re: Received a Blood onor card in the post

Good for you for being a donor Renth.

I was suprised to read you were sent a blood donor card though.
It must be a mistake so I'd inform them,it may save you a wasted journey.

It frustrates me...
Forum: Australia
Jan 16th 2008, 12:36 pm
Replies: 9
Views: 1,765
Posted By tyke

Re: Best place to stay in Adelaide on a recce trip?

You will have a LOT to see.Adelaide is expanding rapidly now and the whole city suburbs can take nearly 1.5 hours to drive through north/south.

Please keep those rosy coloured glasses firmly...
Forum: The Barbie
Jan 16th 2008, 12:19 pm
Replies: 32
Views: 1,566
Posted By tyke

Re: what about the worse place to live..

:lol:

Nothing a bit of decorating can't sort out.

That is a solid brick house and will actually be a good buy if someone can see through the decorative state.

In fact............... I'm in...
Forum: Australia
Jan 15th 2008, 8:58 pm
Replies: 116
Views: 22,695
Posted By tyke

Re: Adelaide...what's it like living there?

It's not bad, a very established area but quite hilly in parts.This means more sea views.
Popular with settling Poms, it has been nicknamed "Little Britain".

We have friends there.

Not...
Forum: Australia
Jan 13th 2008, 9:43 pm
Replies: 12
Views: 1,712
Posted By tyke

Re: My Reccie - not overly impressed but Australia is now growing on me

Hi KJJ

I'm glad in a way that your reccie did not make Oz an instant hit.

It's made you think and really take stock instead of wearing the rosy coloured glasses.Best way to be:D

Adelaide in...
Forum: Australia
Jan 13th 2008, 8:53 pm
Replies: 4
Views: 685
Posted By tyke

Re: Sellicks Beach Adelaide Commute question?

I agree with Wendy.

Sellicks is a long way from the CBD.

You could drive up to Noarlunga train station and commute from there.

Way over an hour's commute.

I live 40 mins south and it...
Forum: The Barbie
Jan 12th 2008, 4:38 am
Replies: 57
Views: 3,147
Posted By tyke

Re: whats the sexiest thing you have

It's coz you are a bloke - deal with it:lol::lol::lol:
Forum: Australia
Jan 11th 2008, 8:32 pm
Replies: 116
Views: 22,695
Posted By tyke

Re: Adelaide...what's it like living there?

OK - I'll play.

Have you ever met them personally????
Forum: The Barbie
Jan 11th 2008, 7:08 am
Replies: 25
Views: 1,292
Posted By tyke

Re: are we

Those conversations are great - I always win the argument!!

Unlike those I have with the annoying flies at the moment - always seems to end in the word .OFF!!!!!!!!!!!:eek::eek:
Forum: The Barbie
Jan 11th 2008, 6:45 am
Replies: 127
Views: 5,116
Posted By tyke

Re: Stop saying HOME!!!!

OK,OK!!!

I'll enlarge a fair bit on my original post.

My underlying sentiments are the same but I apologize for the manner in which I came across.
I should have included the comments in a more...
Forum: The Barbie
Jan 10th 2008, 10:21 pm
Replies: 20
Views: 1,030
Posted By tyke

Re: Dont try this at home !

Ouch!!!

Welcome to the club!!

I did that years ago.

Scary to think how fast "projectiles" come flying out.Good job no one was about.

We have now paved around the house;)
Forum: The Barbie
Jan 10th 2008, 10:14 pm
Replies: 127
Views: 5,116
Posted By tyke

Re: Stop saying HOME!!!!

:p:p:p:p:p:p:p:p:
Forum: Australia
Jan 10th 2008, 9:44 pm
Replies: 116
Views: 22,695
Posted By tyke

Re: Adelaide...what's it like living there?

:lol::lol:

Seen this comment before - love to know who is being referred to.;)
Forum: The Barbie
Jan 10th 2008, 9:10 pm
Replies: 127
Views: 5,116
Posted By tyke

Re: Stop saying HOME!!!!

Plenty of "Life",in fact a little too much at times.

I suppose this thread can encompass a wide range of thoughts/situations regarding settling in Oz.

I did say in my original post that I'd...
Forum: The Barbie
Jan 10th 2008, 8:54 pm
Replies: 127
Views: 5,116
Posted By tyke

Re: Stop saying HOME!!!!

I think that is a big part of it.;););)
Forum: Australia
Jan 10th 2008, 8:45 pm
Replies: 116
Views: 22,695
Posted By tyke

Re: Adelaide...what's it like living there?

We are very friendly but slightly mad Mozzy.

Beer on ice for you :D:D
Forum: The Barbie
Jan 10th 2008, 8:40 pm
Replies: 127
Views: 5,116
Posted By tyke

Re: Stop saying HOME!!!!

Coz I've been to bed and just got up.

:lol::lol:

Two schools of thought as observed by another poster.

Interesting...........

My rant stems from overheard conversations in the...
Forum: The Barbie
Jan 10th 2008, 12:10 pm
Replies: 127
Views: 5,116
Posted By tyke

Stop saying HOME!!!!

Aaaaarrgghhhhh - conjure up in mind's eye of Tyke gnashing keyboard!!!


Please,pleaseplease - those who live here in Oz - STOP calling the UK HOME!!!!

I just seen quite a few threads with...
Forum: The Barbie
Jan 10th 2008, 12:02 pm
Replies: 33
Views: 2,057
Posted By tyke

Re: Too hot

Funny things those Prado gauges - mine read at 50c on Saturday when it was parked up :eek::eek::eek:
Forum: The Barbie
Jan 10th 2008, 12:00 pm
Replies: 33
Views: 2,057
Posted By tyke

Re: Too hot

:lol::lol::lol::lol: "Cooling Nazi" - sounds just like me!!

BTW - anyone know of a good air con engineer south of Adelaide???:):)
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