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Forum: Australia
Dec 17th 2014, 7:14 am
Replies: 3
Views: 881
Posted By furkew

Re: non-genuine car bumpers, problem with insurcance company...

as spuddyo says, just inform them that it has aftermarket bumpers just in case and you will be fine. because it doesn't change the value of the car it probably isn't required, but better to be safe....
Forum: Australia
Aug 29th 2014, 7:50 am
Replies: 7
Views: 844
Posted By furkew

Re: Holiday spending

I use my credit card for everything (just for the airmiles) and so far have only come across the Aldi that charges extra (Melbourne). Visa & mastercard are fine, American express is a different story.
Forum: Australia
Jul 24th 2014, 11:09 am
Replies: 24
Views: 2,008
Posted By furkew

Re: Committing to rental without viewing property

We have had dozens of new arrivals stay with us, and none have had any issues finding and renting a house within 4 weeks.

Nobody has had to offer extra weeks/months rent (as far as I know to...
Forum: Australia
Mar 24th 2014, 9:27 am
Replies: 27
Views: 3,024
Posted By furkew

Re: HELP PLEASE NEIGHBOUR RUINING HOUSE OPENS

you could use the Aussie way of solving a problem like this.

Tell them to f**k off or you will set your dogs on them next time :)

(that's what would happen where I live)
Forum: Australia
Mar 16th 2014, 11:10 am
Replies: 6
Views: 782
Posted By furkew

Re: things to do in Melbourne

if you visit the Dandenong ranges stop in at grants picnic ground to feed the cockatoos & rosella's (buy bird seed in the supermarket beforehand to save money) & take a ride on the old steam train...
Forum: Australia
Feb 22nd 2014, 8:51 am
Replies: 4
Views: 523
Posted By furkew

Re: Melbourne Rentals

where in Melbourne are you looking?

long term Rentals are generally always let through real estate agents, so you would need to check out the agents in the area you are looking at.

If you are...
Forum: Australia
Feb 22nd 2014, 7:54 am
Replies: 4
Views: 523
Posted By furkew

Re: Melbourne Rentals

what are you looking for. long term unfurnished or short term furnished?
Forum: Australia
Feb 15th 2014, 9:34 pm
Replies: 30
Views: 2,130
Posted By furkew

Re: Most popular suburbs by sales, 2013

Pakenham is full of dozens of new build estates so its obviously going to sell lots of houses.

The list is pretty much a waste of time because Pakenham isn't popular because of the town being so...
Forum: Australia
Jan 23rd 2014, 12:31 pm
Replies: 13
Views: 988
Posted By furkew

Re: Melbourne short-term accomodation

you missed a great overnighter at Walhalla 2 weeks ago doing deep creek 1 & 4, and Saturday I'm heading out to Narbethong with 6 other cars for a day on the tracks.

are you heading out to Robe? if...
Forum: Australia
Jan 23rd 2014, 12:13 pm
Replies: 13
Views: 988
Posted By furkew

Re: Melbourne short-term accomodation

:goodpost:

Thanks for that (as always)

hope you are enjoying your holiday. Back next week? just in time for a few of 35-40c days :D

do you still take that jeep of yours out and get it muddy?...
Forum: Australia
Jan 23rd 2014, 11:49 am
Replies: 13
Views: 988
Posted By furkew

Re: Melbourne short-term accomodation

thanks for that BB, but don't forget we are about an hour from the CBD (but we are in the fantastic setting of the Dandenong ranges :thumbsup:)

BTW its www.hillviewmonbulk.com.au :D

how are...
Forum: Australia
Dec 14th 2013, 7:17 am
Replies: 4
Views: 850
Posted By furkew

Re: Selling a written off car in VIC

that applies for a vehicle that doesn't have a roadworthy, different to a statutory write off, although very similar. (you cant get an unregistered permit for a write off)

take off the plates and...
Forum: Australia
Dec 7th 2013, 10:47 am
Replies: 17
Views: 14,231
Posted By furkew

Re: Posting Aftershave - UK to Australia

:sneaky:


;)


most of the aussies I know don't even know how a toothbrush works, so aftershave is definitely not needed in their bathrooms.

Is a Quiche some kind of pie? does it taste good...
Forum: Australia
Dec 6th 2013, 11:16 am
Replies: 17
Views: 14,231
Posted By furkew

Re: Posting Aftershave - UK to Australia

stop using aftershave and become a real aussie? :)
Forum: Australia
Nov 4th 2013, 12:06 pm
Replies: 41
Views: 3,142
Posted By furkew

Re: Spray tans in melbourne????

I don't understand the way females spend an absolute fortune on hair, nails, beauty, make up, massage or whatever it might be, but my OH cant understand me spending an absolute fortune (in her...
Forum: Australia
Nov 4th 2013, 11:56 am
Replies: 41
Views: 3,142
Posted By furkew

Re: Spray tans in melbourne????

my wife is Dutch so all good with the spray tan then? :goodpost:
Forum: Australia
Oct 28th 2013, 9:16 am
Replies: 41
Views: 3,142
Posted By furkew

Re: Spray tans in melbourne????

Hi Kirsty.

My wife is opening a beauty salon late November here in the Dandenong ranges and is looking for a beautician amongst other things.

I know you arrive in Jan, but maybe send me a PM if...
Forum: Australia
Oct 23rd 2013, 9:13 pm
Replies: 45
Views: 3,574
Posted By furkew

Re: Do I go, or do I stay?

I would say that for a mathematical genius like yourself, if you are going to have a 90% paycut (that's the way I read it) Its pretty much a no brainer :)
Forum: Australia
Oct 6th 2013, 8:38 am
Replies: 23
Views: 2,979
Posted By furkew

Re: Be careful, snakes are on the move

considering there are millions of bunches of lilies commercially grown in Australia and hundreds of millions in Europe, and nobody has heard of this before (including myself, and I have worked in cut...
Forum: Australia
Aug 14th 2013, 10:33 am
Replies: 23
Views: 2,905
Posted By furkew

Re: Must do holiday things to do in Melbourne???

If you like live music, have a look at the website for the Espy in St Kilda. always plenty of up and coming live bands every weekend.

St Kilda is a great place for a night out anyway (or even...
Forum: Australia
Aug 14th 2013, 10:28 am
Forum: Australia
Jun 30th 2013, 9:16 am
Replies: 5
Views: 1,171
Posted By furkew

Re: Land Rover Discovery....Perth

and forget the fact that the Landy's are extremely good vehicles and perfect for the Aussie outback/country driving or true offroading.

They are becoming more and more popular and parts and...
Forum: Australia
Nov 29th 2012, 7:18 am
Replies: 13
Views: 1,879
Posted By furkew

Re: VOIP

http://www.engin.com.au/Voip/Voip.aspx

Engin home plus.

Had it 5 years.
$19.95 a month unlimited local & national.
Free unlimited to 8 countries (including UK)
Cheap rates to overseas...
Forum: Australia
Nov 29th 2012, 6:51 am
Replies: 17
Views: 6,027
Posted By furkew

Re: Is it worth bringing a car from UK to Australia

they are asking $8000 but not getting it. Both cars & bikes on the second hand market are not selling. There are some excellent deals to be had at the moment.

Shipping a car to Oz is in most cases...
Forum: Australia
Oct 16th 2012, 9:24 pm
Replies: 10
Views: 947
Posted By furkew

Re: Importing a motorbike to OZ

Found these.

you might find something on one of them.

http://www.tomcc.com.au/

http://www.triumphmotorcycles.com.au/triumph-world/riders-association-of-triumph
...
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