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Forum: Electricians
Jan 23rd 2013, 1:07 am
Replies: 9
Views: 2,053
Posted By Davy

Re: as3000 and other books wanted

Hey Buddy there's a student bookshop up around Capalaba, I don't have the exact address right now, but I'll try to look it out. They have printed copies on the shelf of any text book for about a...
Forum: Electricians
Dec 19th 2011, 6:05 pm
Replies: 9
Views: 1,594
Posted By Davy

Re: Domestic work SUCKS!!

It's not so much the spiders as the big bloody snakes.:rofl:
Forum: Electricians
Sep 11th 2009, 12:45 pm
Replies: 101
Views: 10,800
Posted By Davy

Re: Disillusioned

Hi all, good thread with plenty of info. As recently arrived in Oz [June] and totally confused about the whole electrical license story this is my route. Hopefully it'll help somebody.
Basically...
Forum: Australia
Jun 15th 2009, 2:24 pm
Replies: 230
Views: 19,080
Posted By Davy

Re: First Impressions of Oz

Maybe they didn't get their 'toughen the f#$k up' tablet at immigration when they arrived.:rofl:
Forum: Australia
Jun 15th 2009, 2:16 pm
Replies: 230
Views: 19,080
Posted By Davy

Re: First Impressions of Oz

The odd strategically placed hole in the pocket keeps them at bay.:rofl:
Forum: Australia
Jun 15th 2009, 1:59 pm
Replies: 230
Views: 19,080
Posted By Davy

Re: First Impressions of Oz

Between 'Gormless Aussie's' and 'Whinging Pommes' sometimes it good to be a 'Stupid paddy':thumbsup:Davy:thumbsup:
Forum: Australia
Jun 15th 2009, 1:48 pm
Replies: 230
Views: 19,080
Posted By Davy

Re: First Impressions of Oz

Sorry to hear your having such a crap time but I must say apart from estate agents and car salemen I haven't really had any grief. Having said that I don't think anyone goes into the city unless they...
Jun 14th 2009, 11:13 am
Replies: 214
Views: 20,531
Posted By Davy

Re: The Tradies Thread.

Hi All,
I'm a spark and did the vetassess thing in July 08. We arrived in Qld about 5 weeks ago on a 176 SS and are loving it. The recession isn't as bad here as in the U.K. Got a job in 12...
Forum: Australia
May 6th 2009, 12:00 am
Replies: 90
Views: 9,423
Posted By Davy

Re: has the recession put you off going?

Hi Buddy, Chilly 25C in Brisvegas. Kids enjoying the pool but everyones looking at them as they say it's freezing. I got a few job leads so I'll let you know how I go.:thumbsup:Davy:thumbsup:
Forum: Australia
May 4th 2009, 10:31 pm
Replies: 90
Views: 9,423
Posted By Davy

Re: has the recession put you off going?

Cheers buddy your support is appreciated. :thumbsup:Davy:thumbsup:
Forum: Australia
May 3rd 2009, 4:30 am
Replies: 90
Views: 9,423
Posted By Davy

Re: has the recession put you off going?

Hi All just arrived in Oz. F**king class. Just about over the jet lag. I've applied for a few jobs online and i'm going serious job hunting on Tuesday. [Mondays labour day].I'll keep you all...
Forum: Australia
Apr 27th 2009, 1:21 pm
Replies: 90
Views: 9,423
Posted By Davy

Re: has the recession put you off going?

Mine are so big I'll have to use 2 seats on the plane.:thumbsup:Davy:thumbsup:
Apr 24th 2009, 12:58 pm
Replies: 20
Views: 1,967
Posted By Davy

Re: Medical health help needed!

Hi. Hopefully your medical will have went fine however because the doctor didn't say anything doesn't mean you have passed. The doctors are only obliged to tell you if there is something life...
Apr 23rd 2009, 9:07 pm
Replies: 21
Views: 1,032
Posted By Davy

Re: MORE THAN ONE STATE SPONSORSHIP

I also switched to state sponsorship but didn't waste the time of the state sponsorship departments by applying to them all. I picked a state and luckily was granted sponsorship.
I don't...
Apr 23rd 2009, 12:22 pm
Replies: 20
Views: 1,967
Posted By Davy

Re: Medical health help needed!

Hi I took my medical last September. I had high blood pressure at the time. When I went for my medical I was on a lot of painkillers as I had an operation 2 weeks previous. [major hernia]. I am quite...
Apr 22nd 2009, 11:58 pm
Replies: 12
Views: 1,154
Posted By Davy

Re: Home but no HOME

Try Abbey. Every time I'm in they're trying to give me mortage.Davy
Apr 22nd 2009, 11:46 pm
Replies: 7
Views: 2,015
Posted By Davy

Re: Moving to Ireland from Oz VRT

Hi don't know if it's any help but we brought a car back from Oz to N.Ireland about 2 yrs ago. Because the car was under 12 months old we thought we were going to have to pay U.K. duty on it. It was...
Forum: Australia
Apr 22nd 2009, 11:15 pm
Replies: 32
Views: 2,208
Posted By Davy

Re: manual or desk job? which are you?

Hi, I'm an electrician, landing in Oz at the end of the month. Bit concerned about all the doom and gloom re tradies at the moment but at the end of day I'll shovel shit for a living. Better to not...
Forum: The Barbie
Apr 20th 2009, 11:02 pm
Replies: 32
Views: 2,408
Posted By Davy

Re: Arsonist Suspect - Oh my god!

Well as for complete pish I think you should look up the difference between common law and statute law.
As I see you've quoted statute law, crimes act 1900 [NSW]. Also I said most countries...
Forum: Australia
Apr 20th 2009, 1:17 pm
Replies: 5
Views: 537
Posted By Davy

Re: Student visas and mortgages

Oh right, thats changed too then. When we were there on my student visa both myself and my wife could only work 20hrs a week each except for college holidays. Then you work what you want. She was not...
Forum: Australia
Apr 19th 2009, 9:43 pm
Replies: 48
Views: 5,667
Posted By Davy

Re: Moningplanet.net help for emirates extra baggage allowance

Check out your local travel agents as well. We applied to I.O.M. [recommended on your grant letter]. They said we could bring 40kg of luggage each but were £1500 dearer than our local agent. Also the...
Forum: Australia
Apr 19th 2009, 9:37 pm
Replies: 5
Views: 537
Posted By Davy

Re: Student visas and mortgages

Hi there, We went to Oz on a student visa a few years ago before getting a P.R. In Queensland you could buy an established house up to $300,000 or if you where going to build you could apply to local...
Forum: The Barbie
Apr 19th 2009, 8:52 pm
Replies: 32
Views: 2,408
Posted By Davy

Re: Arsonist Suspect - Oh my god!

There can be a case proven in common law, not statute law in most countries that if your actions are deemed to be murderous by reasonable person/persons/peers that you can be tried for murder.
It's...
Apr 18th 2009, 8:01 pm
Replies: 12
Views: 1,633
Posted By Davy

Re: Some Immigration Agents - Beware!

We used Exclusive migration in Brisbane. The girl who dealt with us, Lisa O'hara was excellent. Everything was done via phone/email. Not too expensive either. To be honest we think off her as a...
Forum: Australia
Apr 15th 2009, 11:58 pm
Replies: 90
Views: 9,423
Posted By Davy

Re: has the recession put you off going?

I didn't say it was going to be easy. What I said was there's no point whinging about it. Besides some-one said there's a guy at the airport handing out $50 notes when you arrive. Just incase I'll...
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