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Forum: New Zealand
May 31st 2014, 9:41 am
Replies: 9
Views: 837
Posted By LiffyB

Re: Tahiti

I agree on Moorea - sailed around it 4 years ago - it's beautiful! Tahiti is OK - dirty in places and Papeete is noisy. Bora Bora is stunning to look at - but could be Boring Boring after 5 days.
Forum: New Zealand
Mar 5th 2011, 6:03 am
Replies: 334
Views: 43,072
Posted By LiffyB

Re: The Wellington Thread

As another resident - WE LOVE IT! Great place to bring up a family!:thumbsup:
Forum: New Zealand
Nov 26th 2009, 8:48 am
Replies: 29
Views: 2,587
Posted By LiffyB

Re: Crown Removers - ABSOLUTE STARS!

As we packed our own stuff in the UK I cannot comment on anything ref packers from that end - but here in Wellington everything has been first class.

We have all heard the horror stories (which...
Forum: New Zealand
Nov 26th 2009, 4:46 am
Replies: 29
Views: 2,587
Posted By LiffyB

Thumbs up Crown Removers - ABSOLUTE STARS!

Many of you ask about who and who not to use for removals to NZ, we have just used Crown Removals and cannot speak highly enough of them!

We sent a 20ft container over which we wanted to pack...
Nov 19th 2009, 2:31 am
Replies: 0
Views: 1,255
Posted By LiffyB

Colon - how safe is it really?

Hi There

I'm an escapee from the NZ forum - needing some advice on Colon. It looks like we may be visiting Colon by yacht as we sail thorugh the Panama canal on our way to New Zealand. We will...
Forum: New Zealand
Aug 13th 2009, 2:38 am
Replies: 19
Views: 1,303
Posted By LiffyB

Re: NZQA Documents Submission

Yep we found out the hard way too! Best thing with NZQA me thinks is load them down with anything and everything you have - certificates/transcripts/UK qualification level evidence/tutors shoe size...
Aug 5th 2009, 4:38 pm
Replies: 1
Views: 471
Posted By LiffyB

Liver Tests and exercising

We had the dreaded medicals 2 weeks ago - mine and sons came back absolutely fine - OH's liver test was not good - infact it was awful! This was not what we expected I can tell you! the doctor said...
Forum: New Zealand
Aug 3rd 2009, 8:45 am
Replies: 19
Views: 904
Posted By LiffyB

Re: BEVS - 21 AGAIN!

HAPPY BIRTHDAY!
:drinkwine::drinkwine::drinkwine::drinkwine:

LiffyB
Forum: New Zealand
Jul 27th 2009, 10:18 pm
Replies: 10
Views: 1,559
Posted By LiffyB

Re: NZQA - Cancellation notice????

Hi There - will PM you with our results

Liff
Jul 26th 2009, 7:28 pm
Replies: 8
Views: 721
Posted By LiffyB

Re: NZQA - do I need one?!

Hi Sarah

I've got an Honours Degree in Business Managment and because its on the recognised lsit I don't need a full assessment. Its worth emailing NZIS and just clarifying before you pay for a...
Forum: New Zealand
Jul 21st 2009, 9:40 pm
Replies: 10
Views: 1,559
Posted By LiffyB

Re: NZQA - Cancellation notice????

Thanks Anna - hoping to hear from them preety soon - not certain how long it takes to come from NZ. They did an initial assessment prior to our EOI which seemed to be ok - so we wait to see what...
Forum: New Zealand
Jul 21st 2009, 8:23 am
Replies: 10
Views: 1,559
Posted By LiffyB

NZQA - Cancellation notice????

We submitted OH's qualifications to NZQA for a full assesment prior to us handing in our ITA, we have been watching its progress online and yesterday we found the following:with the cancellation...
Forum: New Zealand
Jul 19th 2009, 7:21 pm
Replies: 4
Views: 837
Posted By LiffyB

Re: No room at the inn!!!

I'm sure that there will be some people along real soon who will put you stright on a few things! Don't always believe what the papers or your neighbours tell you! I'm sure that a few people (my sis...
Jul 15th 2009, 4:56 pm
Replies: 21
Views: 1,757
Posted By LiffyB

Re: Ok, which removal company do I use?

Crown were the only ones that would entertain us packing the container ourselves - the others were 'difficult'. We've moved abroad twice now so packing has become second nature, and as long as we...
Jul 15th 2009, 6:44 am
Replies: 21
Views: 1,757
Posted By LiffyB

Re: Ok, which removal company do I use?

We have decided to go with Crown as we have had great service from them so far. We asked to be able to pack the container ourselves as everything bar the big stuff is already in shipping boxes,...
Forum: New Zealand
Jun 29th 2009, 6:40 pm
Replies: 11
Views: 2,702
Posted By LiffyB

Re: BUPA in NZ

Hi - almost certain my Lill' sis Kimi Deacon on the forum transfered from BUPA to Southern Cross - talking to her later so I'll get her to look at your thread!

Liff
Forum: New Zealand
Jun 25th 2009, 2:36 pm
Replies: 9
Views: 794
Posted By LiffyB

Re: best way to get job offer

We have found that employers and agencies aren't particulalry interested unless you are 'on the ground' so to speak. I know that this hasn't been the case for some people - so you may fall in lucky...
Jun 24th 2009, 1:29 pm
Replies: 19
Views: 1,251
Posted By LiffyB

Re: APPROVED - WOOPEE!!!!!!!!!!!!

Congratulations! Absolutely most envious!

Liff
Jun 24th 2009, 7:26 am
Replies: 6
Views: 780
Posted By LiffyB

Re: Shipping container advice please

Thanks for that - looks like storage for a while then!

Liff
Jun 22nd 2009, 8:16 am
Replies: 6
Views: 780
Posted By LiffyB

Re: Shipping container advice please

We are looking to ship our stuff over at the end of Aug' but might still be on a visitors visa when it arrives - what effect will this have on 'fees due'? if its going to be shed loads I think we'll...
Jun 18th 2009, 4:08 pm
Replies: 9
Views: 600
Posted By LiffyB

Re: Medicals before EOI?

We are now filling in our ITA and have found that it isn't the medicals that take the time (unless you get a referral) its the police checks (especially from abroad if you need them) and NZQA if you...
Forum: New Zealand
Jun 15th 2009, 4:59 pm
Replies: 17
Views: 1,075
Posted By LiffyB

Re: Medicals in New Zealand

Let us know how you get on!
Forum: New Zealand
Jun 15th 2009, 9:33 am
Replies: 17
Views: 1,075
Posted By LiffyB

Re: Medicals in New Zealand

Such a difference in price! Lill' Sis says that she knows somewhere in the Hutts that does them as well - so if we do fly out for a reccie I think that may be the best option for us. Seems like a...
Forum: New Zealand
Jun 14th 2009, 11:06 pm
Replies: 17
Views: 1,075
Posted By LiffyB

Re: Medicals in New Zealand

MnB - how much were you quoted for the Tavistock one if you don't mind me asking? we enquired last year and at the time it was one of the more expensive ones. We found that flying over to Dublin...
Forum: New Zealand
Jun 14th 2009, 7:31 am
Replies: 17
Views: 1,075
Posted By LiffyB

Re: Medicals in New Zealand

Thanks Luvwelly - I'll try that. Not much of a choice in the area we live (Devon) with regards to those on the panel - and those that are are preety pricey - unless someone knows differently!
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