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Forum: New Zealand
Dec 8th 2017, 8:46 am
Replies: 11
Views: 1,871
Posted By valleygurl

Re: Make New Friends

Hey we're here xx 😦 always up for a good bottle of wine xx
Forum: New Zealand
Dec 7th 2017, 7:44 pm
Replies: 40
Views: 8,947
Posted By valleygurl

Re: Lonely and want to move back

Oh that's fantastic news x
Forum: New Zealand
Nov 24th 2017, 8:32 am
Replies: 40
Views: 8,947
Posted By valleygurl

Re: Lonely and want to move back

I'm in New Plymouth and would gladly meet you for a coffee and a sympathetic ear xx
Forum: New Zealand
Nov 23rd 2017, 7:42 pm
Replies: 40
Views: 8,947
Posted By valleygurl

Re: Lonely and want to move back

not sure if anyone has suggested this already but have you been to the puke ariki migrant meet
http://pukeariki.com/Whats-On/Event-Detail/e/3286/title/migrant-women-meet
Forum: New Zealand
Oct 16th 2017, 9:48 am
Replies: 8
Views: 739
Posted By valleygurl

Re: Shipping company

Crown ended up being the cheapest for us as they took £500 off of what pickfords had quoted x Just play them at their own game and fo with the beat price out of these 2 as they are def the best out...
Forum: New Zealand
Oct 9th 2017, 7:52 pm
Replies: 8
Views: 739
Posted By valleygurl

Re: Shipping company

I second crown relocations they were excellent door to door. kept us updated and include all port charges.
Forum: New Zealand
Sep 26th 2017, 7:16 am
Replies: 6
Views: 659
Posted By valleygurl

Re: Learning the ropes

Completely agree with this x a complete waste of money it isnt a difficult process and a few phone calls to immigration NZ wont cost you anywhere near as much as paying someone to do paperwork which...
Forum: New Zealand
Sep 20th 2017, 10:38 am
Replies: 11
Views: 485
Posted By valleygurl

Re: WTR vs SMC

Really easy process x we filled it all in the uk and just pushed submit once we were on NZ soil. good luck x
Forum: New Zealand
Sep 20th 2017, 9:50 am
Replies: 11
Views: 485
Posted By valleygurl

Re: WTR vs SMC

we did wtr but submitted our eoi the minute we landed was granted permanant residency within 3 months of being here. good luck x
Forum: New Zealand
Sep 14th 2017, 10:55 am
Replies: 6
Views: 486
Posted By valleygurl

Re: Backpack left in London. What's the best and cheapest way to Auckland?

http://www.ipostparcels.com
this is who we use for all parcel deliveries from the uk they are awesome. DHL door to door within 5 days
Forum: New Zealand
Sep 12th 2017, 11:38 pm
Replies: 0
Views: 264
Posted By valleygurl

Shipping from Australia to NZ

Has anyone on here bought from IKEA in Aus and had items shipped to NZ?
Forum: New Zealand
Sep 9th 2017, 9:47 pm
Replies: 30
Views: 2,631
Posted By valleygurl

Re: September Arrivals & Departures 2017

Welcome to Taranaki 4 seasons in one day just lately hopefully you brought the summer with you god we need it! The game was awesome last night and the crowd were fantastic glad you had a good time x
Forum: New Zealand
Aug 17th 2017, 8:14 am
Replies: 30
Views: 2,631
Posted By valleygurl

Re: September Arrivals & Departures 2017

Aww how exciting, hope you love taranaki as much as we do x
Forum: New Zealand
Aug 15th 2017, 9:48 am
Replies: 48
Views: 3,469
Posted By valleygurl

Re: And now we wait

cost of flights will start to increase as spring approaches unfortunately hut it is what it is! good luck xx hope they arrive soon xx
Forum: New Zealand
Jul 13th 2017, 7:09 am
Replies: 48
Views: 3,469
Posted By valleygurl

Re: And now we wait

No! they take your money as soon as they receive your application. well they did ours anyway! although we submitted ours and had visas in hand 5 weeks later.. so hope your wait isnt too long and you...
Forum: New Zealand
Jun 10th 2017, 9:42 pm
Replies: 18
Views: 1,390
Posted By valleygurl

Re: Kitchen electricals

Hi we use ipost parcels, we have the item delivered to the father in law then they collect it from him, ipost parcels then pass it over to DHL for international shipping but not sure on what the...
Forum: New Zealand
May 19th 2017, 9:06 am
Replies: 18
Views: 1,390
Posted By valleygurl

Re: Kitchen electricals

yes we arranged a parcel company from the uk for £60..
Forum: New Zealand
May 18th 2017, 7:31 am
Replies: 18
Views: 1,390
Posted By valleygurl

Re: Kitchen electricals

we brought all kitchen appliances with us apart from the oven lol.. and have purchased new stuff from currys since being here and never had any problems.In fact we just bought a AEG gas hob from...
Forum: New Zealand
May 16th 2017, 8:28 am
Replies: 45
Views: 2,852
Posted By valleygurl

Re: Job offer and daughters GCSEs

"Switching students between public exam systems in the syllabus years (so 9/10 for GCSE), is just a recipe for qualification disaster"
I'm sorry but i have to completly disagree with this!! our...
Forum: New Zealand
May 13th 2017, 12:43 am
Replies: 45
Views: 2,852
Posted By valleygurl

Re: Job offer and daughters GCSEs

We did exactly this when we came over last May! our daughter was due to sit her first GCSE the next day but we spoke to the board here in NZ and they basically told us that there wasnt any point in...
Forum: New Zealand
Apr 5th 2017, 8:44 pm
Replies: 10
Views: 1,377
Posted By valleygurl

Re: April Arrivals and Departures 2017

well ive heard of it lol. Our girls were 15 and 12 and they settled straight into life, i think we worry a little more than we should! as kids addapt very easily! enjoy the move and embrace the...
Forum: New Zealand
Apr 4th 2017, 7:24 am
Replies: 10
Views: 1,377
Posted By valleygurl

Re: April Arrivals and Departures 2017

Hi welcome to the forum have you looked into a Bach or holiday rental for the first few weeks as would probably be cheaper than a hotel take a look on book a Bach. Whereabouts in Cambridgeshire? We...
Forum: New Zealand
Mar 26th 2017, 9:34 am
Replies: 13
Views: 1,580
Posted By valleygurl

Re: Life in NZ

I would have to agree with it is very visa/job dependent to where you will settle x
Mar 20th 2017, 10:01 pm
Replies: 8
Views: 1,357
Posted By valleygurl

Re: UK Electrician thinking about permanent move, steps involved

Hi the job is no longer availiable as the company folded. Sorry
Forum: New Zealand
Mar 18th 2017, 10:07 am
Replies: 38
Views: 3,056
Posted By valleygurl

Re: What to take to NZ?

We bought new washing machine, condenser dryer and all kitchen appliances before we came out in may 16. Look on harvey Norman, noel Leeming or 100% appliances and way up the cost of replacements......
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