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Forum: The Barbie
May 2nd 2007, 8:59 am
Replies: 67
Views: 3,271
Posted By blowfly

Re: Your Worst Dating Experience

:rofl: He'd be praying for alongtime:eek:
Forum: The Barbie
May 2nd 2007, 7:18 am
Replies: 67
Views: 3,271
Posted By blowfly

Re: Your Worst Dating Experience

When I was 15 I went out with a guy who arranged to meet me in the park. Okay so far so good. It was late Saturday afternoon and as the sun went down he got on his knees and started praying! I...
Apr 28th 2007, 12:22 am
Replies: 17
Views: 1,385
Posted By blowfly

Re: UK House finding sites

Hutch posted a website on here recently. www.ononemap.com. I have only just had a look at this and have found it really good.
Forum: The Barbie
Apr 28th 2007, 12:17 am
Replies: 64
Views: 2,995
Posted By blowfly

Re: How many grow there own fruit/veg/salad stuff/herbs & what's grown best?

I didn't realise you had the dog but they don't like them either generally!My own cats weren't a huge problem but like yourself my neighbour had cats(5) and used my garden and under my washing line...
Forum: The Barbie
Apr 28th 2007, 12:12 am
Replies: 61
Views: 2,444
Posted By blowfly

Re: Rabbit proof fence

This is so very true. We are far better educated today. Australian white girls certainly did have their babies taken away even if they wanted to keep them. It isn't talked about much anymore though.
Forum: The Barbie
Apr 27th 2007, 8:53 am
Replies: 64
Views: 2,995
Posted By blowfly

Re: How many grow there own fruit/veg/salad stuff/herbs & what's grown best?

I place them around the edges not next to the veges. You don't need heaps of. Depnding on the size of the garden. I put one at each corner, if it's bigger I put an exta moth ball in the middle. My...
Forum: The Barbie
Apr 27th 2007, 8:48 am
Replies: 61
Views: 2,444
Posted By blowfly

Re: Rabbit proof fence

The shiralee with Bryan Brown. This move is a drama but does give some insight as to life at that time. I love this film it is very Aussie.
Forum: The Barbie
Apr 27th 2007, 7:29 am
Replies: 64
Views: 2,995
Posted By blowfly

Re: How many grow there own fruit/veg/salad stuff/herbs & what's grown best?

I have 2 cats and I place moth balls where I don't want them to go. In some places I use bark chip over the soil the cats hate both.
Forum: Australia
Apr 27th 2007, 7:25 am
Replies: 51
Views: 2,278
Posted By blowfly

Re: Traditional grub?

One of my sons loves the Aussie meat pie with the tomato sauce that as been put in the pie via the nozel being inserted into the middle of the pie and squirted in. He tells me this is great and with...
Apr 27th 2007, 7:09 am
Replies: 23
Views: 2,420
Posted By blowfly

Re: Getting It All Off My Chest

This is an excellent idea, as they provide bags for recycling maybe I should tie to the letter box and do the same!
Apr 27th 2007, 12:28 am
Replies: 23
Views: 2,420
Posted By blowfly

Re: Getting It All Off My Chest

My letter box always full of advertising leaflets that I have to then put into the recycling bag. Free newspapers of which they always throw us about 3 which then I have to clean up and into the...
Apr 12th 2007, 3:40 am
Replies: 43
Views: 2,616
Posted By blowfly

Re: Spouse Visa

Thankyou for the advise regarding the medical for my sons fiancee. She took her medical records and a letter from her gp as you suggested,and they were really pleased. She had a medical in Birmingham...
Forum: The Barbie
Apr 11th 2007, 11:51 pm
Replies: 61
Views: 2,444
Posted By blowfly

Re: Rabbit proof fence

I saw the leaving of Liverpool and yes it was shocking. I met someone here that is one of those children.
Forum: The Barbie
Apr 11th 2007, 11:49 pm
Replies: 61
Views: 2,444
Posted By blowfly

Re: Rabbit proof fence

Yes the 17 year old Yorkshire girl committed suicide a couple of days before the programme went to air in Australia. It was really sad she had apparently been missing for a couple of days and was...
Forum: The Barbie
Apr 9th 2007, 5:50 am
Replies: 61
Views: 2,444
Posted By blowfly

Re: Rabbit proof fence

I have seen Rabbit Proof fence and really enjoyed it, also Picnic at hanging Rock and I though that one was boring.I recently bought The Colony on dvd as a missed the programme on the history channel...
Apr 8th 2007, 12:00 am
Replies: 22
Views: 1,121
Posted By blowfly

Re: What sort of teen were you?

Just as well your moving to Spain and not oz then there's not alot of that where I live!
Forum: Australia
Apr 6th 2007, 10:25 pm
Replies: 14
Views: 1,722
Posted By blowfly

Re: Taking cats to Oz- How much and is it worth it?

We used airpets for our 2 cats aged 9. The cost was just over £1,000. you have to have them chipped and vacinated. Airpets was excellent. They were really well looked after. There is no quarantine...
Forum: Australia
Apr 5th 2007, 10:30 pm
Replies: 13
Views: 1,389
Posted By blowfly

Re: Suncorp Car Insurance

We have used suncorp since being here. We use it for all our insurance. Unfortunatley we have also made 4 claims in the 17 months we have been here and they have been great not a problem at all.
Apr 4th 2007, 11:04 pm
Replies: 109
Views: 6,806
Posted By blowfly

Re: Was it a conspiracy ?

Sorry but you sound like the Daily Mail read the Guardian instead it is much better.
Apr 4th 2007, 11:01 pm
Replies: 10
Views: 1,039
Posted By blowfly

Re: All that upset and fuss for what?

I do remember you and you have escaped! Glad to hear everything is better,very glad about the children.

I am still going home but I have a few problems at the moment to sort out before it happens....
Apr 2nd 2007, 4:41 am
Replies: 29
Views: 2,332
Posted By blowfly

Re: I dont want to be here!!!!

Hey my dad was a Yorkshire man none of that;)
Forum: Australia
Apr 2nd 2007, 4:39 am
Replies: 165
Views: 7,103
Posted By blowfly

Forum: Australia
Apr 2nd 2007, 4:37 am
Replies: 165
Views: 7,103
Posted By blowfly

Re: Anti 4x4 sentiment

I don't either. We have an Australian friend with 3 of them. He as 2 that he rebulit himself and a discovery,he swears by them, he is on 40 acres and the 2 rebulit models take a fair bit of bashing,...
Forum: The Barbie
Apr 2nd 2007, 2:40 am
Replies: 91
Views: 3,588
Posted By blowfly

Re: perth bashing

It sounds great thankyou. I really don't expect things to be English.Infact just read about the package holiday that many go on and it reminded me how much we used to avoid it! We always took a villa...
Forum: The Barbie
Apr 2nd 2007, 2:30 am
Replies: 91
Views: 3,588
Posted By blowfly

Re: perth bashing

I have never been to Perth but along with all the negtives and then watching a community programme about Perth on Austar the other day I would really like to come to have a look. It looks clean and...
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