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Forum: Australia
Oct 28th 2007, 2:19 am
Replies: 49
Views: 5,686
Posted By Robbo2

Re: First trip back to UK since emigrating.....

Hi Claire,
You're not going to know unless you try, and life's too short to sit wondering. At the end of the day, if it doesn't work out, what have you lost ? (apart from a bit of money, but money...
Forum: Australia
Oct 28th 2007, 2:15 am
Replies: 49
Views: 5,686
Posted By Robbo2

Re: First trip back to UK since emigrating.....

Ouch...that seems rather a lot of money!, but I guess that is for a bit longer than I went, and it's worth staying a bit longer if you can afford to, as I was exhausted!
Let me know what you decide...
Forum: Australia
Oct 22nd 2007, 9:23 pm
Replies: 49
Views: 5,686
Posted By Robbo2

Re: First trip back to UK since emigrating.....

Well, I'm back...and have been for almost 2 weeks, but it's taken me til now to feel human again!!!
The trip was exhausting (especially travelling on my own with 2 children!!), but it was nice to...
Replies: 139
Views: 9,642
Posted By Robbo2

Re: Where have all the oldies gone?

Yep, I'm back!
Got back late Thurs night. It was an interesting trip....not a holiday at all. Was rushing from here to there to catch up with people. It was lovely to see people, and go to Next and...
Replies: 139
Views: 9,642
Posted By Robbo2

Re: Where have all the oldies gone?

Hello Gary...how are you?
Long time no hear!!! Would love to hear your latest when you have time.
Claire
Replies: 139
Views: 9,642
Posted By Robbo2

Re: Where have all the oldies gone?

PMSL :lol:
You got it!!!
Forum: Australia
Sep 16th 2007, 2:26 am
Replies: 35
Views: 3,737
Posted By Robbo2

Re: Snakes, Spiders and other nasties

I've been here almost 2 years and I was petrified of coming out and having to face the spiders etc...
In the 22 months that I have been here, I've seen a few huntsman and one snake. The snake...
Replies: 139
Views: 9,642
Posted By Robbo2

Re: Where have all the oldies gone?

And it gets worse.........if like me, you drive two cars: one being manual and one an automatic!!! I'll leave the rest to your imagination!
Forum: Australia
Sep 15th 2007, 8:42 am
Replies: 49
Views: 5,686
Posted By Robbo2

Re: First trip back to UK since emigrating.....

When we were planning a trip back earlier this year, I could have done without the hassle to be honest. You can't beat catching up with mates and family but I sure could have spent that $6k on...
Forum: Australia
Sep 14th 2007, 9:27 pm
Replies: 49
Views: 5,686
Posted By Robbo2

Re: First trip back to UK since emigrating.....

Good to hear another perspective...thanks for your post.
Forum: Australia
Sep 14th 2007, 9:12 am
Replies: 49
Views: 5,686
Posted By Robbo2

Re: First trip back to UK since emigrating.....

Brilliant!! Best wishes for that......I would love to know how you get on, as we plan to apply early December once we have been here the two years.
Keep me posted.
Forum: Australia
Sep 13th 2007, 10:20 pm
Replies: 49
Views: 5,686
Posted By Robbo2

Re: First trip back to UK since emigrating.....

P.S. Did you get your citizenship or are you still waiting to hear?
Forum: Australia
Sep 13th 2007, 10:19 pm
Replies: 49
Views: 5,686
Posted By Robbo2

Re: First trip back to UK since emigrating.....

Many people have siad that to me Goodwin...that we'll see it through different eyes. I'm hoping I'll feel the same: ie that we'll be keen to come 'home' to Australia.
Oh well, 8 days to go........
Forum: Australia
Sep 13th 2007, 10:16 pm
Replies: 49
Views: 5,686
Posted By Robbo2

Re: First trip back to UK since emigrating.....

Hi Sharon,
That's exactly how I feel.......'the need to go back'....and my husband isn't bothered either. Infact, I'm going with my two girls of 9 and 7 and he's staying here to work!!! My nan is...
Forum: Australia
Sep 12th 2007, 9:08 pm
Replies: 49
Views: 5,686
Posted By Robbo2

Re: First trip back to UK since emigrating.....

thanks again for all the replies; It's certainly going to be an eye opener!
I set off on the 22nd and get back on 12th Oct, so will let you all know how it went!!!
Forum: Australia
Sep 10th 2007, 2:29 am
Replies: 49
Views: 5,686
Posted By Robbo2

Re: First trip back to UK since emigrating.....

Thanks for all your replies so far...really appreciate your honesty.

I am going with an open mind....I have told people in the UK where we're going to be and when, and that they are welcome to...
Sep 10th 2007, 1:40 am
Replies: 4
Views: 463
Posted By Robbo2

Re: Citizenship

Thanks for your detailed reply Maggie.
It doesn't seem that long ago that we were stressing over the visa application...I can't believe we've almost been here two years!
Sounds like your ceremony...
Sep 9th 2007, 10:00 pm
Replies: 4
Views: 463
Posted By Robbo2

Re: Citizenship

Thank you :thumbsup:
Sep 9th 2007, 9:40 pm
Replies: 4
Views: 463
Posted By Robbo2

Citizenship

How do I go about applying? Will have been here 2 years on Dec 5th.
Do I just need to download forms from the immi web site? Has anyone else been granted recently or in the process of application?...
Forum: Australia
Sep 9th 2007, 9:34 pm
Replies: 49
Views: 5,686
Posted By Robbo2

First trip back to UK since emigrating.....

Hi Guys!
Well, we're taking our first trip back to the UK to catch up with friends and family in a few days time...just wondered who else has done it/doing it soon?
We've been here almost 2 years...
Forum: Australia
Sep 9th 2007, 9:28 pm
Replies: 4
Views: 505
Posted By Robbo2

Re: Moving to Brisbane ... Accommodation?!

Hiya Naomi,
Good decisison to come to Brisbane: it's lovely here!
Can't help you with accommodation but try posting on the nurses forum if you haven't done so already. You may find others in the...
Replies: 139
Views: 9,642
Posted By Robbo2

Re: Where have all the oldies gone?

ok, so maybe it's not as cold as the UK, but I was waking to frosts every morning whilst in Christchurch and I haven't seen one of them since I left the UK almost 2 years ago, so it was cold by my...
Replies: 139
Views: 9,642
Posted By Robbo2

Re: Where have all the oldies gone?

Ann, if it's any consolation, it was cold!!!
How are you guys anyway?
Replies: 139
Views: 9,642
Posted By Robbo2

Re: Where have all the oldies gone?

I've just got back from New Zealand Paul!!! It was great!! Tell me all about your trip when you return.
Claire.
Replies: 139
Views: 9,642
Posted By Robbo2

Re: Where have all the oldies gone?

Yes darling you are!!!
How's things?
How's the house build going? We move into ours next week!!!
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