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Forum: Australia
Jan 27th 2005, 4:07 pm
Replies: 14
Views: 866
Posted By wattle

Re: Kids Quad Bikes

LOL yes I know Blossoms grandson well - he's my 6yo son! And I know what you mean about kids, poor blossom has this spending and spoiling habit that she cant break! I have no idea what she thinks...
Forum: Australia
Jan 27th 2005, 11:34 am
Replies: 12
Views: 576
Posted By wattle

Re: Visa/Citizenship Confusion

Oooo im not sure - i have been an aussie citizen for 23 years or so so my kids have their aussie cit by descent even though they have never been but i spent 14 years in oz... ... i reckon you will...
Forum: Australia
Jan 27th 2005, 11:08 am
Replies: 32
Views: 2,775
Posted By wattle

Re: wages (examples)

Hi looking at the gold coast, yes he can do vinyl, carpet tiles and carpet - he works for S and K flooring based in Hull (his brother owns the company)... to be honest im not sure he wants to come...
Forum: Australia
Jan 27th 2005, 10:11 am
Replies: 32
Views: 2,775
Posted By wattle

Re: wages (examples)

funny to see you were from grimsby cresta - me too ...

Yes bf specialises in vinyl sheet flooring - all industrial contracts with hotels, hospitals, local council and MOD - is there a call for...
Forum: Australia
Jan 27th 2005, 9:51 am
Replies: 14
Views: 866
Posted By wattle

Re: Kids Quad Bikes

hehehe you winger!!! We live on a farm hence the quad bike! Also buying an acreage in oz so quad bike will come in very very handy to check stock etc and get the boy earning his keep :D
Forum: Australia
Jan 26th 2005, 5:22 pm
Replies: 20
Views: 1,776
Posted By wattle

Re: Exchange Rates - Again!

Im confused - bought aussie dollars the other day at $2.33 - where are you getting your 2.4???? I've not seen it above 2.4 since sept last year but i do remember when it was 2.6 a few years ago! LOL
Forum: Australia
Jan 26th 2005, 2:22 pm
Replies: 14
Views: 642
Posted By wattle

Re: milkman

yes tehy do have milkmen that deliver in teh morning as my friend used to do it... also you might find a little italian man driving round your suburb with fresh fruit veg and bread, milk etc..

Oh...
Forum: Australia
Jan 26th 2005, 2:12 pm
Replies: 19
Views: 1,053
Posted By wattle

Re: The buyers ARE out there!

My parents are having major problems selling thier house too! Its a big 5 bedroomed farm house which is v v complicated and being over £300k its a hard sell due to the stamp duty etc etc. They are...
Forum: Australia
Jan 26th 2005, 1:12 pm
Replies: 32
Views: 2,775
Posted By wattle

Re: wages (examples)

when i was in australia 10 years ago no one had wallpaper, alot of windows were aluminium so didnt need painting etc. So unless things have changed alot or unless you were hoping to do contract work...
Forum: Australia
Jan 26th 2005, 11:01 am
Replies: 13
Views: 937
Posted By wattle

Re: De-facto spouse evidence

Hi thanks for that - the reason i ask is that i have alive in bf of 18 months. I have for the past year been telling him i want to go back to australia as i have citizenship but he has done nothing...
Forum: Australia
Jan 26th 2005, 10:44 am
Replies: 15
Views: 655
Posted By wattle

Re: Identity Crises

Oh believe me I know where you are coming from.

I'm not sure what your circumstances are to give you this identity crisis but heres mine...

Born uk and exported to Au age of 4, went to school...
Forum: Australia
Jan 25th 2005, 12:25 pm
Replies: 13
Views: 937
Posted By wattle

Re: De-facto spouse evidence

so do you think it would be possible to lodge the application and then the asutralian partner go to australia whilst the uk partner stays and waits? or will it not go down well?
Forum: Australia
Jan 25th 2005, 11:28 am
Replies: 13
Views: 937
Posted By wattle

Re: De-facto spouse evidence

just hypothetical!

What if you were living with someone for over a year and the australian partner wanted to return to australia but the Uk partner wasnt sure. Could you apply for the uk partners...
Forum: Australia
Jan 22nd 2005, 1:50 pm
Replies: 19
Views: 885
Posted By wattle

Re: booked our flights last night, gulp we are going.

oh wow - how exciting for you! I was hoping you were going to say you were flying singapore 30 march - thats when i'm hoping to go!

good luck"
Forum: Australia
Jan 22nd 2005, 12:36 pm
Replies: 42
Views: 1,869
Posted By wattle

Re: Who is coming to the Gold Coast this year?

Fabulous... If I dont get my uncle's apartment (temp) then i am def interested. And def interested in perm letting! And if you need any staff ;-)
Forum: Australia
Jan 22nd 2005, 12:18 pm
Replies: 42
Views: 1,869
Posted By wattle

Re: Who is coming to the Gold Coast this year?

Ooo debsy - what accomodation bus are you in???

I should be there 1st April at the earliest. It all depends on how much of my stuff i can sell and save up! So far so good!

No idea where i will...
Forum: Australia
Jan 22nd 2005, 11:54 am
Replies: 7
Views: 533
Posted By wattle

Re: Starting New Business

Am also interested in this as i want to bring my company Rosette World to AU
Forum: Australia
Jan 22nd 2005, 11:11 am
Replies: 11
Views: 570
Posted By wattle

Re: First-time HomeBuyers Grant

I dont think you can apply retrospective as the money has to spent on the house ie. as part of renovation or deposit! - thats what ive been told by friends anyway.

How much is the grant in qld? I...
Forum: Australia
Jan 22nd 2005, 10:47 am
Replies: 11
Views: 570
Posted By wattle

Re: First-time HomeBuyers Grant

i could be very wrong but i very much doubt you could get the grant if you arent actually there and your PR isn't valid yet!
Forum: Australia
Jan 22nd 2005, 10:26 am
Replies: 18
Views: 1,716
Posted By wattle

Re: Importing a car

GET THIS PEOPLE!!!!

My 6yo son got a quad bike from Santa which we thought would be great to take over to oz.... anyway word from the shippnig agents is that it is treated as a CAR!!!!

I cant...
Forum: Australia
Jan 21st 2005, 1:33 pm
Replies: 6
Views: 506
Posted By wattle

Re: Anyone know Nerang?

Hi thanks for that debsy - so please DO TELL me about the nicer parts please!!!!!!
Forum: Australia
Jan 21st 2005, 12:32 pm
Replies: 6
Views: 506
Posted By wattle

Anyone know Nerang?

Am desperately researching Nerang!

So far I've found the rentals affordable and 3 childcare facilities including one at the state school.

If anyone lives in or near the area please come on and...
Forum: Australia
Jan 21st 2005, 11:57 am
Replies: 51
Views: 2,746
Posted By wattle

Re: Why's everyone going to Brisbane?

Scunny as in Scunthorpe???? LOL I'm in Beverley East yorks, but my parents are just outside of grimsby - which is where im moving to in a couple of weeks before i fly out to brisbane!

Yes insane...
Forum: Australia
Jan 21st 2005, 11:44 am
Replies: 8
Views: 588
Posted By wattle

Re: Schools in Brisbane

Hi there MrsDagboy! Oh i wish i had decided LOL.

I was lucky to have a catholic education which was excellent! I then went on to the Girls Catholic high school and then got a scholarship to an...
Forum: Australia
Jan 21st 2005, 11:40 am
Replies: 18
Views: 1,716
Posted By wattle

Re: Importing a car

MY parents took their old MGBGT out with them that my dad restored - years ago now... I remember it suffered quite badly with rust when it arrived due to the sea air!

About a year later he sold it...
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