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Forum: New Zealand
Mar 1st 2011, 12:49 am
Replies: 7
Views: 1,047
Posted By Stuee

Re: New life in Albany - need advice

we live in Greenhithe, very close to Albany, 1 child in albany senior and 1 in albany junior, they love it. Few nice areas dotted around in the Albany school catchment area and quite easy to get to...
Forum: New Zealand
Jan 21st 2011, 12:21 am
Replies: 7
Views: 787
Posted By Stuee

Re: Moving to Albany..Info required please

Its quite a nice area , plenty going on, we live in Greenhithe and I have one in Albany junior and one in Albany Senior (both boys) they love it.
Forum: New Zealand
Jun 2nd 2010, 4:37 am
Replies: 29
Views: 2,789
Posted By Stuee

Re: Theft from post and parcels

Wasnt tarring everyone with the same brush rather having a rant as i said in the original post. The referal to Tom, Dick and Harry was tongue in cheek and as far as i was told the conatiner stayed...
Forum: New Zealand
Jun 1st 2010, 2:05 am
Replies: 29
Views: 2,789
Posted By Stuee

Re: Theft from post and parcels

Ha ha, but knowing my luck that one would get through and i would be on the toilet for a week
Forum: New Zealand
May 27th 2010, 10:12 pm
Replies: 60
Views: 5,424
Posted By Stuee

Re: What job did you do in UK ? and what do you do in NZ ?

Bricklayer by trade then UK Police Officer

NZ: Fire fighter
Forum: New Zealand
May 27th 2010, 10:04 pm
Replies: 29
Views: 2,789
Posted By Stuee

Re: Theft from post and parcels

The food parcel was stuff like Walkers crisps, choc bars etc nothing that has a problem with MAF. To be honest you can get most of it here for a heavily inflated price but family like to send stuff...
Forum: New Zealand
May 27th 2010, 10:02 pm
Replies: 29
Views: 2,789
Posted By Stuee

Re: Theft from post and parcels

I shouldnt worry about your container so much. I loosely chucked a load of stuff in the car, organised the shipping myself, the car had to be checked and xrayed, then went to the brokers depot where...
Forum: New Zealand
May 27th 2010, 7:58 am
Replies: 29
Views: 2,789
Posted By Stuee

Re: Theft from post and parcels

I only had 5 years in (Wilts) and spent my pension years ago. when we first got here i had the intention of joining back up but after going on the scope thingy with them decided that the NZ police...
Forum: New Zealand
May 27th 2010, 7:39 am
Replies: 29
Views: 2,789
Posted By Stuee

Theft from post and parcels

I have been here 10 years now, and i have to say i am bloody fed up of receiving cards from the UK opened and food parcels etc never making it. Can no one be trusted anymore anywhere.

We returned...
May 10th 2010, 4:39 am
Replies: 31
Views: 6,458
Posted By Stuee

Re: Cant believe almost 2 yrs here in OZ!!

Wow you sound settled rascal, spoke too you a few years ago and sounded like you were off to Malta. Jane and I are back in Auckland after a year back in UK. All is good here at the moment.

Ian
Forum: New Zealand
Aug 8th 2008, 4:16 am
Replies: 25
Views: 2,256
Posted By Stuee

Re: Am feeling really homesick today

Hey Maz was just trawlin this site, yup bored at work again, just buzz if you guys fancy a beer, Janes back is better now. Didnt know you werent enjoying it!!

Ian n Jane
Forum: New Zealand
Apr 7th 2008, 8:51 am
Replies: 15
Views: 1,189
Posted By Stuee

Re: Fallen Comrades.

Here, here Al

Sorry I was away on leave, I wish I could have helped.

Thoughts and Condolences

Stuee and Family
Forum: New Zealand
Mar 29th 2008, 4:25 am
Replies: 15
Views: 1,274
Posted By Stuee

Re: Schooling - again.

Have you telephoned Rosmini college, alot of children are being moved out of Albany Junior High to this school for different teaching resources and the parents are not quite happy with the way Albany...
Forum: New Zealand
Mar 29th 2008, 1:39 am
Replies: 15
Views: 1,274
Posted By Stuee

Re: Schooling - again.

Just had another thought, if he is 15 now then send him to Albany Junior High as there are kids there the same age who are turning 16 later in the year. It will do him no harm as noone will know him...
Forum: New Zealand
Mar 29th 2008, 1:27 am
Replies: 15
Views: 1,274
Posted By Stuee

Re: Schooling - again.

I think you would have a good case to get your son into an out of zone school - I have just been reading the blog about the new Albany Senior High School and it would seem that they are only taking...
Forum: New Zealand
Mar 22nd 2008, 7:42 am
Replies: 15
Views: 1,274
Posted By Stuee

Re: Schooling - again.

Hi,

I have heard good and bad about Glenfield College:unsure: I do not know of any kids from Greenhithe that go there but there must be some?? Just had a conversation with my son and he says that...
Forum: New Zealand
Mar 10th 2008, 8:23 am
Replies: 16
Views: 1,386
Posted By Stuee

Re: From Christchurch to Auckland

Hello Stuee's wife here, he said you wanted to know about the schools around Greenhithe. Here goes - most of the local kids here go to Albany Junior High (they have a website www.ajhs.school.nz)...
Forum: New Zealand
Mar 10th 2008, 4:50 am
Replies: 16
Views: 1,386
Posted By Stuee

Re: From Christchurch to Auckland

The wise one is home and she has informed me that they go straight through at Albany, I thought she was wrong actually but she put me right!
Forum: New Zealand
Mar 10th 2008, 3:52 am
Replies: 16
Views: 1,386
Posted By Stuee

Re: From Christchurch to Auckland

Sorry dont know about high schools, a bus goes to the albany school. I will ask the wife when she gets in, she knows everything worth knowing.
Forum: New Zealand
Mar 9th 2008, 10:09 pm
Replies: 16
Views: 1,386
Posted By Stuee

Re: From Christchurch to Auckland

My eldest goes to Albany Junior High which is a new school with a good reputation, uniform costs a small bloody fortune though. My youngest goes to Greenhithe and he thoroughly enjoys it.
Forum: New Zealand
Mar 9th 2008, 8:13 pm
Replies: 16
Views: 1,386
Posted By Stuee

Re: From Christchurch to Auckland

I have two boys, 13 and 9. There is lots to do, from kayaking in Lucas Creek to the junior soccer side (registrations have to be in now for the soccer). There is quite a good community atmosphere in...
Forum: New Zealand
Mar 9th 2008, 7:33 am
Replies: 16
Views: 1,386
Posted By Stuee

Re: From Christchurch to Auckland

Hi

My family and I live in Greenhithe. Have done for 5 years with one year away in the uk. We have just come back so we are in a rental unit to, keeping a close eye on the market before we buy....
Forum: New Zealand
Jul 18th 2007, 8:10 pm
Replies: 17
Views: 1,270
Posted By Stuee

Re: Chimney Sweep Work

Wow Sarah B

I hadnt even read your post and had to back track to read yours to see why I was quoted with such a response.

All power to your OH for being a volunteer NZFS would not function...
Forum: New Zealand
Jul 18th 2007, 6:30 pm
Replies: 17
Views: 1,270
Posted By Stuee

Re: Chimney Sweep Work

Hi Dusty

NZFS definately does not pay their volunteers, they are very committed but tend to do it to protect their own (usually rural) communities, also for the social side. Their set up is...
Forum: New Zealand
Mar 2nd 2007, 2:19 pm
Replies: 10
Views: 547
Posted By Stuee

Re: we live here

Very nice up there, we will be heading up there when we come back to NZ at the end of the year. Cant wait!!!!

Stuee
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