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Forum: Australia
Sep 24th 2009, 1:02 am
Replies: 14
Views: 1,256
Posted By sandav

Re: Do people want to work in Perth!!

My son is here on a working holiday visa and looking for call centre work which he has done back home. You can pm me if your still looking for someone.

Sandra
Forum: Australia
Sep 22nd 2009, 1:00 pm
Replies: 7
Views: 575
Posted By sandav

Question Pipefitters in Queensland

Hi All
Just wondered if anyone can tell me if there is any work for Pipe Fitters in Queensland, currently in WA and nothing here at the moment. Strongly thinking of selling up and moving East.
...
Forum: The Barbie
Oct 16th 2008, 9:49 am
Replies: 25
Views: 4,593
Posted By sandav

Re: What to do in Perth on a Sunday

I found it quite easy and hated tests at home. They seemed to concentrate mainly on parking so it wasn't too bad. Have to be honest I panicked more at the Hazard Perception Test and had to do that...
Forum: The Barbie
Oct 14th 2008, 3:43 pm
Replies: 25
Views: 4,593
Posted By sandav

Re: What to do in Perth on a Sunday

Hi Yanchep
Learn how to drive you won't regret it. I am 45 and wouldn't drive in Ireland but as soon as I came here I knew I had to. Passed my test and now on my P plates and really enjoying the...
Forum: The Barbie
Sep 30th 2008, 3:46 am
Replies: 26
Views: 1,886
Posted By sandav

Re: Irish peeps please - advice needed.

Have to agree with that one Bernieboy although it was the same all over Ireland not just in Donegal. Though I have heard due to the work shortages now they are all heading off because they can't get...
Forum: Australia
Sep 30th 2008, 3:27 am
Replies: 38
Views: 7,031
Posted By sandav

Re: The mines in Perth

Just going to put my few cents worth in. My hubby is up at Murrin Murrin at the moment on 4on 1off, working 13 days straight 12 hour days. He is FIFO. On the camp itself there is swimming pool,...
Forum: The Barbie
Sep 29th 2008, 3:53 pm
Replies: 26
Views: 1,886
Posted By sandav

Re: Irish peeps please - advice needed.

I have to agree with Helena it is not the country I grew up in either. I couldn't wait to get out of it in January and I don't intend going back anytime soon. It is full of drugs and you just don't...
Forum: Australia
Jul 11th 2008, 1:02 am
Replies: 779
Views: 50,790
Posted By sandav

Re: Any One from Ireland getting ready to migrate

Another one to bring is gravy, the gravy here is crap. Also as another poster said get into Pennys and buy the place out. Clothes here are not great quality and dearer.

Sandra
Forum: Australia
Jul 10th 2008, 1:24 pm
Replies: 779
Views: 50,790
Posted By sandav

Re: Any One from Ireland getting ready to migrate

Hi
When we did ours we put in the grant e-mail and a self addressed envelope (Jiffy Type) and just a cover note to say that it was for first time visa labels. Took about a week to come back with no...
Forum: Australia
Jul 8th 2008, 2:07 pm
Replies: 32
Views: 2,402
Posted By sandav

Re: Coping Strategies for phobia

We have been here since January and in that time I have seen 2 red backs, 1 huntsman outside the front door of rental and about 4 white tips. I hate spiders as well just typing that my stomach is in...
Jul 2nd 2008, 4:10 pm
Replies: 10
Views: 773
Posted By sandav

Re: Have you done it???

Hi
Were from Dublin and done it without an agent. Over here now on skilled 136 since January and loving it. The hardest part was the TRA once you get through that its all easy and just waiting.
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Jun 26th 2008, 11:14 pm
Replies: 6
Views: 873
Posted By sandav

Re: does it have to be full birth certificate for 175 visa application?

Yes you are going to need the long versions. So time to get the finger out and add a bit more work to your list.

Sandra
Forum: Australia
Jun 26th 2008, 3:32 am
Replies: 12
Views: 5,317
Posted By sandav

Re: Applying for a driving licence

I am not giving up I seem more determined here and maybe it is the new country thing. But going to keep going. Will let you know how I get on when the next test comes up.
Forum: Australia
Jun 26th 2008, 3:31 am
Replies: 12
Views: 5,317
Posted By sandav

Re: Applying for a driving licence

Thanks for that Gill and I thought I would be the oldest person in Australia on P plates. Not to worry not going to let it get the better of me I am determined more determined than I was home. Hubby...
Forum: Australia
Jun 24th 2008, 11:09 pm
Replies: 12
Views: 5,317
Posted By sandav

Re: Applying for a driving licence

Hi
I am learning to drive out here and you cannot exchange a provisional licence. You will have to do theory test again then get a learners permit and after some driving lessons do a Practical...
Forum: Australia
Jun 19th 2008, 5:25 pm
Replies: 16
Views: 5,175
Posted By sandav

Re: Malaysia Airlines - many questions!

Hi
We flew with them in January this year and couldn't fault them as others have said the leg room is great. They realy are lovely.
Sandra
Jun 17th 2008, 6:59 am
Replies: 5
Views: 404
Posted By sandav

Re: Meds sent by registered post from Ireland

Hi Helena I think when we did ours it took about 2 weeks from Ireland to LCU and then about another week for them to be finalised. I know they weren't too long.


Sandra
Jun 17th 2008, 6:54 am
Replies: 5
Views: 423
Posted By sandav

Re: Can a Policeman certify copies for TRA

Hi
You can get a Policeman to certify, we did it when we were doing our application and there was no problems and I did it myself no agent involved.

Sandra
Forum: The Barbie
Jun 10th 2008, 1:14 am
Replies: 12
Views: 952
Posted By sandav

Re: Anyone get hit by the Tornado this morning

We live in Safety Bay and were lucky as houses on a road just across from us got hit. Worse that happened had a power cut.

Sandra
Forum: Australia
Jun 7th 2008, 4:27 pm
Replies: 4
Views: 522
Posted By sandav

Re: Removal Companies Northern Ireland

I would recommend Allied Pickfords we used them from Dublin in January and found them very good.

Sandra
Forum: The Barbie
Jun 7th 2008, 2:07 pm
Replies: 81
Views: 3,345
Posted By sandav

Re: Where is everyone from and where is everyone hoping to go???

We are from Dublin and now in Safety Bay, WA and loving it. Only I need someone to talk to other than the kids and OH or I am going to go mad.

Sandra
Forum: Australia
Jun 6th 2008, 9:25 am
Replies: 8
Views: 671
Posted By sandav

Re: High school age ????

Just be warned Year 6 will be the last year in Primary well at least it will from the end of this year where my 2 are going to school. So if this happens one way or the other she will be starting in...
Forum: Australia
Jun 5th 2008, 4:03 pm
Replies: 18
Views: 2,181
Posted By sandav

Re: Is it all that bad??

Sorry meant to say we are in Safety Bay near Rockingham. Kids all settled in school and love it. They have said there is no way they are going back to Ireland so that is telling us.
...
Forum: Australia
Jun 5th 2008, 2:53 pm
Replies: 18
Views: 2,181
Posted By sandav

Re: Is it all that bad??

Just want to say we arrived in January with 2 kids 10 & 8 and didn't know anyone either. Hubby got a bit homesick but I havent even thought of going back. Just take one day at a time and enjoy the...
Forum: Australia
Apr 17th 2008, 5:29 pm
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