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Forum: Australia
Jan 5th 2013, 10:51 am
Replies: 59
Views: 4,241
Posted By itxrd

Forum: Australia
Jan 5th 2013, 10:48 am
Replies: 59
Views: 4,241
Posted By itxrd

Re: Safe suburbs in Sydney?

What else can I give on here other than my opinion? You want me to dig up some crime stats :sneaky:
Forum: Australia
Jan 5th 2013, 10:46 am
Replies: 31
Views: 17,588
Posted By itxrd

Re: Cheapest way to call England from Australian mobile?

Amaysim as other people have said are cheap

I use lebara. Very good and piggyback off vodafone rather than Optus. Voda have sorted their network out now. I'm in sydney.
Forum: Australia
Jan 4th 2013, 2:52 am
Replies: 59
Views: 4,241
Posted By itxrd

Re: Safe suburbs in Sydney?

Now now kids

The op was asking about safety. Hopefully she has an idea now that Australia like anywhere has safe areas and not so safe areas. And even in a safe area something can happen.
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Forum: Australia
Jan 4th 2013, 2:11 am
Replies: 59
Views: 4,241
Posted By itxrd

Re: Safe suburbs in Sydney?

Here here I say
Forum: Australia
Jan 3rd 2013, 10:54 am
Replies: 59
Views: 4,241
Posted By itxrd

Re: Safe suburbs in Sydney?

Lights are on. But there's nobody home!!!!

:p

Have you ever lived in Australia?
Forum: Australia
Jan 3rd 2013, 9:14 am
Replies: 59
Views: 4,241
Posted By itxrd

Re: Safe suburbs in Sydney?

You live in a village. Nuff said.

Its like saying which car is more reliable. A german car or an american one. Some things in life are just basic. And this is one of them.

Here a granny gets...
Forum: Australia
Jan 3rd 2013, 8:22 am
Replies: 59
Views: 4,241
Posted By itxrd

Re: Safe suburbs in Sydney?

Didn't you come top in the poll for most annoying cant ;-)
Forum: Australia
Jan 3rd 2013, 8:21 am
Replies: 59
Views: 4,241
Posted By itxrd

Re: Safe suburbs in Sydney?

Its all relative. If you are from the Bronx, cremorne will be safe.

If you are from the royal palace in Windsor it might not be.
Forum: Australia
Jan 3rd 2013, 7:18 am
Replies: 59
Views: 4,241
Posted By itxrd

Re: Safe suburbs in Sydney?

The guy was targeted. You're not going to get much safer unless you lock yourself away from the whole world. Put it that way

Australia in general with all the laws and being a nanny state is miles...
Forum: Australia
Dec 30th 2012, 11:09 am
Replies: 59
Views: 4,241
Posted By itxrd

Re: Safe suburbs in Sydney?

If you're from Eton maybe not :D
Forum: Australia
Dec 30th 2012, 9:47 am
Replies: 59
Views: 4,241
Posted By itxrd

Re: Safe suburbs in Sydney?

Yes guys are right.

Nearly everywhere here is mega safe. And boring also goes with it if you move to the burbs

We're moving back to Cremorne. Near beach, close to city but its pricey. Depends...
Forum: Australia
Dec 19th 2012, 7:04 pm
Replies: 75
Views: 7,365
Posted By itxrd

Re: do i need to change my accent to get a job in australia

See what you're saying. Never thought of it like that
Forum: Australia
Dec 19th 2012, 10:39 am
Replies: 75
Views: 7,365
Posted By itxrd

Re: do i need to change my accent to get a job in australia

I can't see what was wrong with the original question.

I'm from the UK but my background is Indian. I've got a brummie accent but for us from there aussies are not racist at all. However for...
Forum: Australia
Dec 18th 2012, 2:18 am
Replies: 82
Views: 14,626
Posted By itxrd

Re: Are Australians boring?

Haha see you guys have got the patter
Forum: Australia
Dec 16th 2012, 11:50 pm
Replies: 82
Views: 14,626
Posted By itxrd

Re: Are Australians boring?

Yes that's what I thought - maybe they don't want to talk to me but then I overhear their conversations they're definitely boring :-). And when I say boring I mean as paddyo said there is just no...
Forum: Australia
Dec 16th 2012, 11:43 pm
Replies: 82
Views: 14,626
Posted By itxrd

Re: Are Australians boring?

Yes that's what I thought - maybe they don't want to talk to me but then I overhear their conversations they're definitely boring :-). And when I say boring I mean as paddyo said there is just no...
Forum: Australia
Dec 16th 2012, 11:03 pm
Replies: 82
Views: 14,626
Posted By itxrd

Re: Are Australians boring?

Hmm I disagree. Since I been here I met 1 australian character. In that time I've met more Irish and Scottish characters. And thats in Australia

Agree with the suburban thing. That's a good point....
Forum: Australia
Dec 16th 2012, 9:40 am
Replies: 82
Views: 14,626
Posted By itxrd

Are Australians boring?

I've been here nearly 3 years. When I arrived maybe I was a bit naive but I expected aussies to be laid back, take it easy like attitude - a bit like crocodile Dundee

However what i have found is...
Forum: Australia
Jun 11th 2012, 12:59 pm
Replies: 5
Views: 583
Posted By itxrd

Re: IT Contracting - Brisbane

Unlucky man. Happened to me in the UK and as the other poster said it goes on everywhere. At least you got 2 weeks. I got a weekend.

You'll know yourself its the nature of contracting and why...
Forum: Australia
Jun 11th 2012, 12:55 pm
Replies: 38
Views: 6,350
Posted By itxrd

Re: Brisbane vs Sydney...

Yup Sydney definitely is seasonal. Its cold here now and the housing insulation is sh1te. We're moving to Brisbane next yr and looking forward to the warmth

Each city has its ups and downs though....
Forum: Australia
Feb 2nd 2012, 8:25 am
Replies: 47
Views: 8,157
Posted By itxrd

Re: Thinking of moving to Helensvale, Gold Coast

Thanks guys for the comments. I think our heart is set on Helensvale as its an established suburb and at the bottom of discovery drive is quite lively - near the primary school, helensvale plaza and...
Forum: Australia
Feb 2nd 2012, 12:22 am
Replies: 47
Views: 8,157
Posted By itxrd

Re: Thinking of moving to Helensvale, Gold Coast

okay nice one. that's good to hear. coomera is just 6 mins closer so that's promising for helensvale. wouldn't kill me standing one way either but its easy to talk ;-). thanks!
on another note train...
Forum: Australia
Feb 1st 2012, 10:16 am
Replies: 47
Views: 8,157
Posted By itxrd

Re: Thinking of moving to Helensvale, Gold Coast

yeah you're right. we stayed a week 2 weeks ago and liked helensvale. until you started to put me off ha ha. I think we ll come again and try the train but it looks the best bet. thanks for all the...
Forum: Australia
Feb 1st 2012, 8:29 am
Replies: 47
Views: 8,157
Posted By itxrd

Re: Thinking of moving to Helensvale, Gold Coast

thanks cumbrian. yeah we checked out ormeau while over there. weren't any houses near the station and its a very remote quiet place. good idea though so thanks for the suggestion
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