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Forum: Australia
May 22nd 2012, 7:11 am
Replies: 56
Views: 9,623
Posted By mrsridge

Re: Private Health Insurance / Medicare / Out of Pocket Expense

If there is always a gap on "out patient" services, is it worthwhile just getting the hospital (no extras), this way saving on premiums yet not getting slugged with the extra Medicare Surcharge Levy?...
Forum: Australia
Jan 20th 2011, 1:43 am
Replies: 35
Views: 3,712
Posted By mrsridge

Re: DENTISTS

or this website:

http://www.health.qld.gov.au/oralhealth/services/school.asp
Forum: Australia
Jan 20th 2011, 1:42 am
Replies: 35
Views: 3,712
Posted By mrsridge

Re: DENTISTS

Children up to Year 10 are covered by the school dental services.

School Dental Program - School children aged from 4 years up to those in grade 10 receive free general dental care provided by...
Forum: The Barbie
Mar 30th 2010, 7:06 am
Replies: 130
Views: 6,227
Posted By mrsridge

Re: Boat people pour in.

you say 4000, but how many more are there to come? if the policy is not tough enough what's to say the amount will not increase and increase. will you change your mind where there is 100,000 ? or...
Forum: Australia
Oct 30th 2009, 4:23 am
Replies: 120
Views: 7,784
Posted By mrsridge

Re: "Migrant expats priced out of property market"

what a waste of $90K - and its only going to lose value as time goes by
Forum: The Barbie
Oct 21st 2009, 4:04 am
Replies: 28
Views: 1,501
Posted By mrsridge

Re: Amazon?

try fishpond.com.au
Forum: The Barbie
Sep 2nd 2009, 5:55 am
Forum: Australia
May 29th 2009, 11:59 am
Replies: 52
Views: 6,484
Posted By mrsridge

Re: Help, husband is giving up!!

You could try heading down to the local Bunnings personally to drop off a CV. They just love people with a great friendly attitude. Good luck
Forum: Australia
Apr 29th 2009, 5:04 am
Replies: 17
Views: 1,286
Posted By mrsridge

Re: Schooling issue QLD/Brisbane

That's odd she said there were no targets. Of course there are. Check out:

http://www.qsa.qld.edu.au/learning/7296.html also, try the Early Years Curriculum Guidelines for Queensland
Forum: The Barbie
Apr 15th 2009, 2:23 am
Replies: 0
Views: 229
Posted By mrsridge

Rental T/house Taigum (Bris North) - cleaner recommendations

Hi there, we are moving out and need to get our rented townhouse cleaned next week - can anyone recommend a cleaner? The guy who was recommended to us is busy all week and the person the rental...
Forum: The Barbie
Mar 6th 2009, 10:24 am
Replies: 133
Views: 5,714
Posted By mrsridge

Re: There must be other who are ambivalent to the whole Aus V Uk thing?

Its strange, you know there are people on here that totally dislike Australia and its obvious from their posts (and the amount of them) that they just sit on this site and find every opportuniity to...
Forum: Australia
Mar 6th 2009, 7:45 am
Replies: 83
Views: 6,596
Posted By mrsridge

Re: Is Australia going to suffer the ways of UK ?

good luck to you dinner-dash. we are renovating and had an english guy do our retaining wall, he was wonderful (did a beautiful job too) he has just recently got his licences sorted and is hoping...
Forum: Australia
Nov 24th 2008, 1:20 am
Replies: 0
Views: 319
Posted By mrsridge

Virginia State School, Brisbane

Anyone got any comments/experience of this school please?
Forum: The Barbie
Oct 30th 2008, 10:40 pm
Replies: 218
Views: 14,377
Posted By mrsridge

Re: Job Losses

Currently I am feeling reasonably optimistic about a new job as I was a Legal PA so I can probably find another job reasonably easy in a law firm somewhere (even though that will suck). There were...
Forum: The Barbie
Oct 30th 2008, 5:07 am
Replies: 218
Views: 14,377
Posted By mrsridge

Re: Job Losses

I lost my job yesterday. As did about 32 people out of 40 in the Developments section of our office (constructions side hasn't been done yet). I was working for a multi national developer in...
Forum: Australia
Sep 17th 2008, 5:43 am
Replies: 38
Views: 3,944
Posted By mrsridge

Re: Nice places to live within 30 minutes drive of Brissie airport?

Clayfield, Nundah, Northgate, Wavell Heights, Kedron - all about 20 mins to airport. No dealing with the Gateway bridge which can be a nightmare at various times of the day (plus that is a toll...
Forum: Australia
Aug 22nd 2008, 9:43 am
Replies: 104
Views: 13,728
Posted By mrsridge

Re: Leaving your parents behind

my boss in Sydney was the same about money, she used to earn $180K and I was her (and others) PA on $45K and all she could talk about to me was meeting a rich man (as in multi-millionaire) becuase...
Forum: Australia
May 11th 2008, 11:34 am
Replies: 11
Views: 2,215
Posted By mrsridge

Re: Clayfield or Ascot

Basically, if you can afford it, go for it. Ascot and Eagle Junction are very highly regarded; though its not like London here; there are many great schools and generally what people do is go for...
Forum: Australia
May 11th 2008, 12:43 am
Replies: 11
Views: 2,215
Posted By mrsridge

Re: Clayfield or Ascot

Clayfield college is Prep to Year 12, but the boys can only go Prep to Year 5, girls the whole way through. Its at least $10K per year for prep and goes up from there so quite pricey.
Forum: Australia
May 11th 2008, 12:39 am
Replies: 11
Views: 2,215
Posted By mrsridge

Re: Clayfield or Ascot

Both very nice. In some areas of Clayfield there are a lot of units. Both excellent schools, but you absolutely must be in the catchment to get in (well, if not you can try the waiting list). The...
Forum: Australia
Apr 17th 2008, 3:14 am
Replies: 12
Views: 794
Posted By mrsridge

Pubs with Beergardens in/around Brisbane

Does anyone know of pubs with beergardens (as in nice family pubs) in or near Brisbane. We only know of the one at Cleveland and last night were watching Relocation Relocation and they were looking...
Forum: Australia
Feb 24th 2008, 11:27 pm
Replies: 18
Views: 2,596
Posted By mrsridge

Re: Supply / relief teaching

Ahhh, this is not what I want to hear... I have just started my four year teaching degree with JCU !!
Forum: Australia
Feb 14th 2008, 4:03 am
Replies: 42
Views: 1,982
Posted By mrsridge

Re: I dislike UK estate agents, but.....

or how about "filtered water views". That means there is a bottle of Evian on the windowsill... :rofl:
Forum: Australia
Feb 14th 2008, 4:02 am
Replies: 42
Views: 1,982
Posted By mrsridge

Re: I dislike UK estate agents, but.....

for less fees you could always try Go Gecko. NOt sure where else they are, but they are in Brisbane and their fees are capped at maximum of $5950. As far as I know, most people look up...
Forum: Australia
Feb 7th 2008, 12:41 pm
Replies: 32
Views: 2,303
Posted By mrsridge

Re: help my 2 boys are a nightmare....

hey, if you are so organised to even take two buses to swimming - then you are going to find emigrating "easypeasy". good luck you to I say (my sister and I are 4 years apart and never got along...
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