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Forum: Australia
Sep 5th 2009, 2:42 pm
Replies: 15
Views: 3,296
Posted By LindyLoo

Re: Any non christians / catholics working in church schools?

Well worth considering. These schools tend to be better than the state school system and are, in my experience, better managed.

They can be more selective about who they employ. State schools,...
Forum: The Barbie
Apr 28th 2008, 1:32 pm
Replies: 35
Views: 3,296
Posted By LindyLoo

Re: Been to parents evening: OMG!!!!!!!

The place I work at would have strung me up if I had spoken like that to parents. And then they would probably have given me some grammar lessons. The upshot is, they were probably being accurate. ...
Forum: Australia
Apr 15th 2008, 12:22 pm
Replies: 9
Views: 1,731
Posted By LindyLoo

Re: Private Education sunshine coast ??

You will get maps of all the state school catchment areas here

http://education.qld.gov.au/schools/catchment/mountaincreek-ss.html

It can make a huge difference in property prices, if the...
Forum: Australia
Dec 10th 2007, 10:13 am
Replies: 25
Views: 1,771
Posted By LindyLoo

Re: A Good English Hairdresser in Adelaide Needed!!

Try Stephen, The Basin Haircutters, 104-106 Goodwood Road GOODWOOD SA 5034 telephone 82713428


Highly recommended, he is an Aussie but has worked in the UK, mainly Toni and Guy. It's his own...
Forum: Australia
Mar 28th 2007, 1:46 pm
Replies: 11
Views: 939
Posted By LindyLoo

Re: Brisbane state High School

Regarded as one of the best State schools is Queensland, not just Brisbane. So it is packed out. You would have to live in the catchment area to have a good chance of getting your daughter in here....
Forum: Australia
Jun 14th 2006, 1:32 pm
Replies: 3
Views: 552
Posted By LindyLoo

Re: Best hairdressing salon in Brisbane

These are probably the 2 big salons in Brisbane,

Togninis (http://www.totaltravel.com.au/travel/qld/brisbanearea/innerbrisbane/listing/hairdressersbeautysalons/10057119) and Oscar Oscar...
Forum: Australia
Apr 24th 2006, 10:17 am
Replies: 16
Views: 940
Posted By LindyLoo

Re: Shipping from Scotland

We used Kilmarnock Removals (http://www.touchkilmarnock.com/business/list/bid/1799269). They gave us a good price on door to door delivery of boxes, but also deal in containers.

They were...
Forum: Australia
Nov 5th 2005, 5:59 am
Replies: 80
Views: 3,534
Posted By LindyLoo

Re: Shipments into Brisbane

:scared:



Hey, our stuff is in a shared container too - maybe it is the same one? Ours is being dealt with Trans National and World Wide Movers in Brisbane.
Forum: Australia
Nov 4th 2005, 12:22 pm
Replies: 80
Views: 3,534
Posted By LindyLoo

Re: Shipments into Brisbane

Our stuff is on this ship too!

We haven't heard anything, and I can't trace it online. We're just hoping that we will have our stuff in our house by Christmas.
Forum: Australia
Oct 18th 2005, 7:38 am
Replies: 3
Views: 410
Posted By LindyLoo

Re: Car auctions

We bought our car at the government auction in Adelaide. We saved ourselves around $5000 off the forecourt price at the local Toyota dealer (we happened to be sitting behind their manager!).

The...
Forum: Australia
Oct 14th 2005, 9:28 am
Replies: 21
Views: 1,066
Posted By LindyLoo

Re: New member moving to Brisbane in 2 weeks...

This site may be useful, Flat shares http://au.easyroommate.com/search/Mbris.htm

Suggestions for areas might be the CBD, Southbank, Paddington, New Farm/the valley in terms of easy travel and...
Forum: Australia
Sep 30th 2005, 10:03 am
Replies: 12
Views: 1,208
Posted By LindyLoo

Re: Education QLD Aaah!!

I have taught in Queensland and South Australia.

Currently in Queensland you can get a mathematics or science teaching job, anywhere that you would like, I teach IT in senior school, so I have...
Forum: Australia
Sep 30th 2005, 9:48 am
Forum: Australia
Sep 30th 2005, 9:39 am
Replies: 12
Views: 1,208
Posted By LindyLoo

Re: Education QLD Aaah!!

Education Queensland, a *****ing oxymoron if ever I heard one.

Try and avoid at all costs - private is definitely the way to go work wise. Try not to get worked up about it, but you will be...
Forum: Australia
Sep 30th 2005, 9:12 am
Replies: 114
Views: 4,212
Posted By LindyLoo

Re: What are you reading? The BE bookclub!!!

I'm about half way through this book....and I am still not sure what to make of it! It has taken me a while to get into it. I think it's a bit Grimm's fairy tale mixed with historical fact...
Forum: Australia
Sep 2nd 2005, 9:13 am
Replies: 35
Views: 2,359
Posted By LindyLoo

Re: Poll - the most annoying Brit

Chris Moyles is indicative of someone who should have had his 15 minutes and sent packing. I cannot believe that "the saviour of radio 1" is still there. Have they let him on the tv yet...or...
Forum: Australia
Sep 2nd 2005, 9:10 am
Replies: 57
Views: 2,807
Posted By LindyLoo

Re: THE most ANNOYING Aussie??

No, if you are going to single out someone from the world game, it has to be Damien Lovelock and his stupid wee dog Rocket.

But the biggest tw*t in Australia is without doubt Sam Newman, I can't...
Forum: Australia
Sep 1st 2005, 1:50 pm
Replies: 42
Views: 2,189
Posted By LindyLoo

Re: Brisbane - GIRLS ONLY

Fabby news Lena, so pleased for you.

Just one question, will you still be needing the girls' only party, now your soon to be a married wummin? :p
Forum: Australia
Aug 29th 2005, 1:10 am
Replies: 6
Views: 605
Posted By LindyLoo

Re: S.A Driving test theory....

It's just an SA thing. Like most things there........a little odd.:)

It's the name for temporary children's crossings outside schools...if my memory serves me right.
Forum: Australia
Aug 28th 2005, 8:26 am
Replies: 6
Views: 605
Posted By LindyLoo

Re: S.A Driving test theory....

RAA trial test (http://www.raa.net/page.asp?TerID=192&rnd=0.7577293)

I had to buy the drivers handbook, which you get at good newsagents, as I couldn't work out the difference between a koala...
Forum: Australia
Aug 27th 2005, 6:01 am
Replies: 45
Views: 1,685
Posted By LindyLoo

Re: Your Fave Aussie Drink

Bundaberg Gingerbeer :p
Forum: Australia
Aug 26th 2005, 8:52 am
Replies: 21
Views: 1,200
Posted By LindyLoo

Re: 1st Day in 1st Oz job - working in Movie World!

Damm, you beat me to it! :D I was just going to ask for myself.

Hi Collette, glad to hear that you are getting on well with your new job(s). A well planned move me thinks. What sort of...
Forum: Australia
Aug 22nd 2005, 8:52 am
Replies: 7
Views: 553
Posted By LindyLoo

Re: Phew!! New tenant found :D

Nice timing Donna, one less thing to worry about.

I hope you and the clan are enjoying your new place....Have you been in the pool yet? Do you get a pool boy with it?:D
Forum: Australia
Aug 22nd 2005, 8:46 am
Replies: 11
Views: 808
Posted By LindyLoo

Re: Poll- agent assistance

If you have a straight forward case, do it yourself. You'll get all the help you need on here.

If there is anything that might be complicated, divorces and children spring to mind, then you...
Forum: Australia
Aug 22nd 2005, 8:26 am
Replies: 57
Views: 3,879
Posted By LindyLoo

Re: Internet Shopping in Australia

Thanks for those just added to my favourites. Minor point, one or two links didn't work so here's the ones that did.

au.PriceSpy.biz - Compare PC parts prices from Australia's online computer...
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