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Forum: Australia
Aug 17th 2009, 6:37 am
Replies: 1
Views: 456
Posted By manxfamily

Pop his head in

Manxfamily pops his head in to see whats going on in here.

Don’t recognise half you and have recollections of the other half.

We are still in Brisbane by the way, settling down nicely. We are...
Forum: Australia
Jan 14th 2009, 11:47 am
Replies: 46
Views: 4,073
Posted By manxfamily

Re: Anybody else struggling in Brisbane?

I think you are on the wrong site!

Try RSVP.com.au if you are looking for love. ;)

Jokng aside. I think if you look around you will find plenty of coffee shops, bars, social clubs etc etc....
Forum: Australia
Jan 14th 2009, 11:40 am
Replies: 75
Views: 5,979
Posted By manxfamily

Re: Redcliffe Area anyone?

Hi there.

It depends where you are going to be working. Redcliffe isnt too far from Brisbane CBD in terms of say a London commute, but it would be a pain after a while. There is no direct train...
Forum: Australia
Jun 21st 2008, 3:17 am
Replies: 16
Views: 1,407
Posted By manxfamily

Re: Are immigrants welcomed to Queensland

Sounds like someone who doesn’t like Queenslanders has been speaking to you. Absolute shite.

I have never met a more welcoming group of people since we arrived two years ago.
Feb 3rd 2007, 3:30 am
Replies: 69
Views: 4,663
Posted By manxfamily

Re: Graphic Pre-Press Trade?

I arrived last year on a Skilled Indi visa thanks to my graphic pre-press skills. If you have worked in pre-press then the TRA part is a breeze, once you have that your in. If you need any details on...
Dec 4th 2006, 10:55 am
Replies: 18
Views: 2,209
Posted By manxfamily

Re: Do I go or do I stay!

Hi there. Im 16 and have lived in brisbane for over 5 months now. I actually did my GCSE's and found it a great help! I was like you aswell and wasn't too keen on having to stay and do them. But my...
Forum: Australia
Nov 1st 2006, 6:41 am
Replies: 45
Views: 1,838
Posted By manxfamily

Re: How easy is it to meet folk in Brisbane

All Queenslanders in my opinion are the most friendliest people I have every met.

I met some people whilst checking out our rental, she took my number and invited us all to there house, we had a...
Forum: The Barbie
Nov 1st 2006, 6:15 am
Replies: 29
Views: 889
Posted By manxfamily

Re: Trick or Treaters

We had one girl and a little boy come by the house, must have been no more than 8 and 4 years old. They knocked on the door and said nothing. I asked them are they going to sing any halloween songs...
Forum: Australia
Oct 29th 2006, 2:30 am
Replies: 106
Views: 8,090
Posted By manxfamily

Re: Have house prices in Brisbane dropped.

Our landlord sold his house having to drop the price 50K, that is in Calamvale
Forum: The Barbie
Oct 29th 2006, 2:28 am
Replies: 12
Views: 915
Posted By manxfamily

Re: leaving parents in the uk

Time is a great healer, just give her time and reassure her that you love her. That worked for us, we kept our family up to date all the time, but if they looked a bit overwhelmed sometimes we kept...
Forum: The Barbie
Oct 29th 2006, 2:25 am
Replies: 199
Views: 6,268
Posted By manxfamily

Re: What didn't you like about your life in UK

My 3 girls are the happiest and healthiest I have ever seen them. My oldest two 9 and 16 yrs old have met a fantastic group of friends, not once have then fell out or bitched and have got a massive...
Forum: The Barbie
Oct 29th 2006, 2:20 am
Replies: 63
Views: 2,706
Posted By manxfamily

Re: Whitetail bites

The only sensation I think I felt was dizziness, I've always got a headache, called the kids!!!! :D
Forum: The Barbie
Oct 29th 2006, 2:13 am
Replies: 63
Views: 2,706
Posted By manxfamily

Re: Whitetail bites

I got bitten on Wednesday night in bed by something and about a day later I got this huge blister on my ankle and lots of swelling, I went to the doctor on Friday and she checked my groin to make...
Forum: The Barbie
Sep 25th 2006, 10:01 pm
Replies: 47
Views: 1,273
Posted By manxfamily

Re: Should I buy this iPOD?

I have admit, I am a graphic designer and as such use Apple Macs every day of my life (apart from weekends, I have a PC at home!) and have done for the past 15+ years, so I do stand with for Apple in...
Sep 18th 2006, 12:08 pm
Replies: 1
Views: 615
Posted By manxfamily

Re: Graphic Designer heading to Oz - looking for contacts

Hi Matt

Want to know anything, just ask. I am here and working in the industry now.
Forum: Australia
Sep 17th 2006, 11:21 am
Replies: 1
Views: 350
Posted By manxfamily

Re: Any Graphics Pre-Press Operators Out There?

Hi Tanya

I applied through my trade as Graphics prepress. However I have since moved into advertising and design. Currently working in Brissie as a designer.

Lots of work out there, try...
Forum: The Barbie
Sep 7th 2006, 10:29 am
Replies: 155
Views: 4,454
Posted By manxfamily

Re: Australian Idol - VOTE FOR CHRIS PLEASE!!!

CHRIS TO WIN, HE HAS AN AMAZING VOICE, ALL THE GIRLS LOVE HIM
CHRIS TO WIN
He has got my vote, dont you worry

Mrs Manxfamily
Forum: Australia
Sep 5th 2006, 12:01 am
Replies: 243
Views: 15,389
Posted By manxfamily

Re: Steve Irwin has died

What a very sad time for Queensland and Australia.

Our daughter Georgia idolised him like many 9 year olds I am sure, on our long journey to move to Australia he, for her, was Australia and she...
Forum: Australia
Aug 31st 2006, 1:25 pm
Replies: 27
Views: 2,294
Posted By manxfamily

Re: What's wrong with this country?

Are you sure you're Sydney? Dreamworld is on the Gold Coast! :D ;)
Forum: Australia
Aug 27th 2006, 4:46 am
Replies: 9
Views: 492
Posted By manxfamily

Re: A League Season Opener

Not one goal....

Not two goals...

But three Queendland Roar goals!!!

Come on QLD, top the table! (even if its only after 1 game)

It was a great night but I think my daughters want a...
Forum: Australia
Aug 27th 2006, 4:43 am
Replies: 18
Views: 1,357
Posted By manxfamily

Re: Real Train Times To The Cbd

Hi

I am in Calamvale which is just about the last suburb on the southside before you hit Logan. I get a train each day and it takes around 40mins and its fairly cheap, if you buy a weekly ticket...
Forum: Australia
Aug 26th 2006, 7:44 am
Replies: 9
Views: 492
Posted By manxfamily

Re: A League Season Opener

Oh I hope not, can't we just have one goal? :o
Forum: Australia
Aug 26th 2006, 6:58 am
Replies: 9
Views: 492
Posted By manxfamily

A League Season Opener

Hey Manxfamily won tickets in Quest Newspapers for the QLD Roar season opener against Perth tonight at the Suncorp Stadium!!

Can't wait, anyone else going tonight?

You guys in Perth ready for a...
Forum: Australia
Aug 25th 2006, 12:53 pm
Replies: 18
Views: 1,085
Posted By manxfamily

Re: Bracken Ridge? Comments Please!

:eek: Yes the tea link was for somebody else!!

The actual link I wanted to link basically was a news story of a bush fire which closed the gateway and it was located near the area in question.
...
Forum: Australia
Aug 24th 2006, 12:24 pm
Replies: 18
Views: 1,085
Posted By manxfamily

Re: Bracken Ridge? Comments Please!

Had an early start to the bushfire season yesterday and it was around Bracken Ridge.

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/health/5281046.stm
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