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Forum: New Zealand
Apr 29th 2018, 3:25 am
Replies: 11
Views: 2,898
Posted By kiwiwoodpecker

Re: Lockwood homes

Thanks all. The location is perfect and the house has underfloor insulation a logburner and heat pump. Would look into putting insulation into the roof. I have applied for a lim report and if all...
Forum: New Zealand
Apr 28th 2018, 11:41 am
Replies: 11
Views: 2,898
Posted By kiwiwoodpecker

Re: Lockwood homes

we are attracted to the house by the character and location of the place. It is an original lockwood house with the high wooden ceilings and the wooden walls. we do want to white wash the interior...
Forum: New Zealand
Apr 28th 2018, 2:13 am
Replies: 11
Views: 2,898
Posted By kiwiwoodpecker

Smile Lockwood homes

Hi I could do with some good advice from you good people.
We are considering buying a Lockwood home that was built in 1982. I am just asking for your thoughts on Lockwood? We are living in new...
Forum: New Zealand
Mar 27th 2016, 11:20 am
Replies: 1
Views: 398
Posted By kiwiwoodpecker

Smile Info on Ashburton/Methven area please

I have been offered a job based in Ashburton and I am wondering what its like living there with young families? Are there a range of shops, cinema, shopping mall for teenagers to hang out in? What...
Forum: New Zealand
Feb 20th 2012, 7:02 am
Replies: 5
Views: 966
Posted By kiwiwoodpecker

Re: Nelson!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

thanks for that bev it gives us some more to think about!:D
Forum: New Zealand
Feb 18th 2012, 6:53 am
Replies: 5
Views: 966
Posted By kiwiwoodpecker

Question Nelson!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Hi people,
We are looking at making a possible move from kapiti to Nelson,so we would really appriciate the low down on living in Nelson from a local. If anyone can help could they let us know and...
Forum: New Zealand
Oct 17th 2010, 8:13 am
Replies: 3
Views: 1,059
Posted By kiwiwoodpecker

Re: Kapiti coast advice

thanks for that moso.:)The advice is welcomed:thumbup:
Its nice to get a locals view on the area as it gives us a headstart.If we can think of anything else in next few days we will be in touch.
Forum: New Zealand
Oct 15th 2010, 11:50 pm
Replies: 3
Views: 1,059
Posted By kiwiwoodpecker

Kapiti coast advice

Has anybody any advice on Kapiti Coast.We moving from chch in few weeks and looking for info on schools,and good locations to live.We are looking at either Param,Waikanie or Ramati.Also any general...
Forum: New Zealand
Jul 2nd 2010, 7:50 am
Replies: 18
Views: 2,281
Posted By kiwiwoodpecker

bbc iplayer

Just wondered if anybody knows if there is anyway of getting the bbciplayer here and do you have to pay for it?:thumbsup:
Forum: New Zealand
May 14th 2010, 4:54 am
Replies: 3
Views: 777
Posted By kiwiwoodpecker

dentists in christchurch

Been in nz 2 months and loving it!!!
Now need to go to dentists as i have a bad tooth:thumbdown:
Between us both we have no idea how we go about going to the dentist.
do you need to register at a...
Forum: New Zealand
Dec 10th 2009, 3:44 pm
Replies: 0
Views: 364
Posted By kiwiwoodpecker

Unhappy TEMPORARY VISAS !!!!!!!!!!!

hi all.
Wondered if somone could shed some light on a immigration subject for me.:confused:
We have applied for our PR visas as a family of 4 with me as the principal applicant as i have a job...
Forum: New Zealand
Nov 27th 2009, 7:45 pm
Replies: 3
Views: 448
Posted By kiwiwoodpecker

Question swimming in chch

Hi there

We are a family of 4 and we are moving out to chch in march 2010?

just a quick question,well 2 in 1 really,we have 2 daughters aged 4 and 8 and they both attend swimming lessons in uk...
Forum: New Zealand
Nov 19th 2009, 7:43 pm
Replies: 15
Views: 1,607
Posted By kiwiwoodpecker

Re: the whole moving thing!!

thanks for info.:thumbsup:
Is the JUST CALL set up through BT or is it a seperate organisation.?
would it be ok to pm you with some more questions?
Forum: New Zealand
Nov 18th 2009, 9:18 pm
Replies: 15
Views: 1,607
Posted By kiwiwoodpecker

Re: the whole moving thing!!

thanks for that i would never of thought about getting a phone sorted before going out to nz.
Forum: New Zealand
Nov 17th 2009, 8:38 pm
Replies: 15
Views: 1,607
Posted By kiwiwoodpecker

Re: the whole moving thing!!

thanks for all the good advice.
concretepump thanks for tips on plugs.
teebrown we are heading for the somerfield,beckenham,hallswell area as i will be working in woolston and will try to use a...
Forum: New Zealand
Nov 17th 2009, 8:02 pm
Replies: 228
Views: 27,180
Posted By kiwiwoodpecker

Re: This wasnt supposed to happen, we are now POOR

the job offer is in chch.
thanks george and bb it has given us another perspective on the whole thing. we really appreciate the time you took to write george and its exactly what we are hoping to...
Forum: New Zealand
Nov 17th 2009, 6:01 pm
Replies: 228
Views: 27,180
Posted By kiwiwoodpecker

Re: This wasnt supposed to happen, we are now POOR

well this is food for thought.
We are going through the emmigrating thing at the moment and this is not good news.
I have been offered a job in nz and it is paying $65000 which i am told is a...
Forum: New Zealand
Nov 17th 2009, 5:16 pm
Replies: 15
Views: 1,607
Posted By kiwiwoodpecker

the whole moving thing!!

hello all once again,
Its been a long time since i was last on the site and quite a lot of things have changed in our lives.We have finally decided to GO FOR IT and make the move to nz in March...
Forum: New Zealand
Sep 25th 2009, 7:47 pm
Replies: 18
Views: 984
Posted By kiwiwoodpecker

Re: electrical items

thanks for info on laptops rosiesue and lardyl. the weblink is helpful:thumbup:
Forum: New Zealand
Sep 24th 2009, 9:27 pm
Replies: 18
Views: 984
Posted By kiwiwoodpecker

Re: electrical items

hi
thanks for all advice and good wishes:). we are thinking of bringing the tv as only 1 year old and then most other items as well.
just another quick question or 2. Does your computer need...
Forum: New Zealand
Sep 23rd 2009, 5:05 pm
Replies: 18
Views: 984
Posted By kiwiwoodpecker

Smile electrical items

Hi everyone
Not been on here for a while now but we as a family have been making some big decisions about our future.
We have decided to GO FOR IT and move to NZ.:thumbsup:
We have had a stroke of...
Forum: New Zealand
Jul 21st 2009, 8:32 pm
Replies: 3
Views: 396
Posted By kiwiwoodpecker

Question Rent or not to Rent

Hi everyone
We have reached the stage now where we as a family need to make some BIG decisions regarding hopefully emigrating to NZ. I have been offered a job in Chch which is great, but since April...
Forum: New Zealand
Apr 11th 2009, 11:26 am
Replies: 21
Views: 2,450
Posted By kiwiwoodpecker

Re: looking at christchurch

does anyone have any further experiences or details on Sumner,Redcliffs,Cashmere, or Westmorland.:D
Forum: New Zealand
Apr 9th 2009, 3:51 pm
Replies: 21
Views: 2,450
Posted By kiwiwoodpecker

Re: looking at christchurch

thanks everyone for that. Black sheep you mention the decile rating of a school which i have heard of before but how can i find out about these ratings for different schools?Is there a website i can...
Forum: New Zealand
Apr 8th 2009, 8:50 pm
Replies: 21
Views: 2,450
Posted By kiwiwoodpecker

looking at christchurch

hi everyone,need to speak to people living in Christchurch.
I have been offered job in Christchurch, with a company based in the Woolston district. We are trying to find out the better areas to live...
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