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Forum: New Zealand
Apr 1st 2011, 6:28 am
Replies: 12
Views: 2,465
Posted By irnbru14

Re: Some practical questions... white goods and cars

NNOOOOOOO!!! Don't buy a Jap car, buy a European one ;):rofl:

If you can afford to then make sure you buy NZ new cars, there are a lot (and I mean a LOT) of Japanese imports of variable quality...
Forum: New Zealand
Mar 31st 2011, 11:11 pm
Replies: 27
Views: 4,400
Posted By irnbru14

Re: Best part of New Zealand

If you can manage it the best way is to get yourself out here and see for yourself, second hand info is always good to reinforce your own opinions, but nothing beats getting out here and exploring...
Forum: New Zealand
Mar 31st 2011, 10:42 pm
Replies: 2
Views: 987
Posted By irnbru14

Re: Bob Parkers Parka

Slow day in here this morning then... :p
Forum: New Zealand
Mar 31st 2011, 8:27 pm
Replies: 2
Views: 987
Posted By irnbru14

Bob Parkers Parka

Saw this in the Dom Post today...interesting what aspects of a story get picked up by the world media and politicians!

Bob Parker's infamous orange and black jacket, a key image of the aftermath...
Forum: New Zealand
Mar 18th 2011, 1:30 am
Replies: 126
Views: 20,444
Posted By irnbru14

Re: Why exactly do kiwis emigrate to Australia?

Meanwhile, vaguely back on the original topic! Having just spent a lovely weekend in Melbourne, I can see why Kiwi's move across the ditch! As much as I love Welly, being in a bustling large...
Forum: New Zealand
Mar 15th 2011, 10:27 pm
Replies: 21
Views: 1,948
Posted By irnbru14

Re: Phil Goff surprises me!

Helen Clark is just Phil Goff in drag, seriously, have a closer look, and have you ever seen them both together in the same place at the same time, gone off to work for the United Nations indeed......
Forum: New Zealand
Feb 17th 2011, 10:13 am
Replies: 334
Views: 42,521
Posted By irnbru14

Re: The Wellington Thread

Think you should be considering looking at, again depending on where you work, how you plan to get to work and budget, nearest to town you should perhaps go for:

Mount Victoria
Mount Cook...
Forum: New Zealand
Feb 16th 2011, 8:02 am
Replies: 334
Views: 42,521
Posted By irnbru14

Re: The Wellington Thread

It depends what type of lifestyle you want, whethere you want an apartment or a house, whethere you want easy access to town or stay in the burbs, or wanna be on the coast or in the middle of all...
Forum: New Zealand
Feb 14th 2011, 9:54 am
Replies: 334
Views: 42,521
Posted By irnbru14

Re: The Wellington Thread

Think you've just been here too long now Rob ;):rofl:
Forum: New Zealand
Feb 13th 2011, 10:47 am
Replies: 334
Views: 42,521
Posted By irnbru14

Re: The Wellington Thread

Oh and watch the Spoil Yourself in Wellington promo ad, it's so, well, Welly :rofl::D http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lIv851MuqJY
Forum: New Zealand
Feb 13th 2011, 10:36 am
Replies: 334
Views: 42,521
Posted By irnbru14

Re: The Wellington Thread

Especially when the Nix are winning ;)
Forum: New Zealand
Feb 13th 2011, 10:36 am
Replies: 334
Views: 42,521
Posted By irnbru14

Re: The Wellington Thread

There is always something going on in Wellington, this weekend was Chinese New Year and today the Wellington Phoenix football team had a game at the stadium, there are food and craft markets on most...
Forum: New Zealand
Feb 13th 2011, 10:29 am
Replies: 15
Views: 1,538
Posted By irnbru14

Re: To take or not to take ?.........

Don't bring any electrical stuff, especially the tv, so you can go shopping when you get here any buy a brand spanking shiny new one ;)
Forum: New Zealand
Feb 12th 2011, 9:11 am
Replies: 5
Views: 721
Posted By irnbru14

Re: Is it worth shipping the car?..

No they aren't really that hard work, but parts do sometimes come from Europe and servicing perhaps costs a bit more because of it, but there are specialist dealers and mechanics around most of the...
Forum: New Zealand
Feb 10th 2011, 11:27 pm
Replies: 37
Views: 3,705
Posted By irnbru14

Re: Do's and Don'ts please...

I assume this is a Tui Ad, so the tagline must be, Yeah Right! :p
Forum: New Zealand
Feb 10th 2011, 11:25 pm
Replies: 10
Views: 965
Posted By irnbru14

Re: Mobiles and Mobile Broadband

You need to go to Parallel Imported (http://www.parallelimported.co.nz/)or similar to get the phones that Vodafone or Telecome are not picking up.
Forum: New Zealand
Feb 8th 2011, 9:18 am
Replies: 37
Views: 3,705
Posted By irnbru14

Re: Do's and Don'ts please...

Don't become a Jafa :p
Do come support the Phoenix :thumbup:
Dó buy some noise cancelling headphones for the long haul flight, they cut that nasty noise out :)
Don't buy a Holden!
Do drink the...
Forum: New Zealand
Feb 7th 2011, 9:15 pm
Replies: 37
Views: 3,705
Posted By irnbru14

Re: Do's and Don'ts please...

Don't move to Auckland ;)

Do move to Wellywood :D
Forum: New Zealand
Feb 6th 2011, 11:10 pm
Replies: 9
Views: 993
Posted By irnbru14

Re: Anybody in construction?

If you go to Christchurch then there will be plenty of work for carpenters and the likes with the post earthquake rebuilding works. 100,000 homes plus needing repaired or rebuilt means a lot of...
Forum: New Zealand
Sep 6th 2010, 9:55 am
Replies: 6
Views: 673
Posted By irnbru14

Re: LA Stop-over

Can't help you with a proper hotel, stayed in the Hostel INternational which is about 2 streets back from Ocean Drive, perhaps they do family rooms?

Santa Monica is very cool :thumbup:
Forum: New Zealand
Aug 25th 2010, 7:52 am
Replies: 113
Views: 82,134
Posted By irnbru14

Re: UK Shops Delivering To NZ

GAP & Banana Republic deliver now from the Gap USA website.
Forum: New Zealand
Aug 3rd 2010, 10:37 pm
Replies: 12
Views: 1,137
Posted By irnbru14

Re: The flight

Send them and the wife on a separate flight? :rofl: :sneaky:
Forum: New Zealand
Aug 2nd 2010, 2:37 am
Replies: 21
Views: 3,320
Posted By irnbru14

Re: Gap - now delivering to NZ

Who rattled your cage then? :p:sneaky:
Forum: New Zealand
Jul 30th 2010, 10:10 pm
Replies: 21
Views: 3,320
Posted By irnbru14

Re: Gap - now delivering to NZ

Well of course I am :p:rofl:

I don't understand why Gap hasn't tried here, lots of hoodies and t-shirts and the like that that kiwi's like to wear!

Mind you, they are opening stores in...
Forum: New Zealand
Jul 30th 2010, 11:57 am
Replies: 21
Views: 3,320
Posted By irnbru14

Re: Gap - now delivering to NZ

I like Gap, good selection of generally well made clothing at a decent price. It has been said to death on here, what you miss by living in a smaller country with a much smaller populace than the UK...
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