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Forum: The Barbie
Aug 17th 2009, 7:11 am
Replies: 17
Views: 1,055
Posted By YFitz

Re: What Languages do they teach at school?

He will have his 6th birthday on Jan 24 and start Year 1 about a week later
Forum: Australia
Mar 29th 2007, 4:03 am
Replies: 74
Views: 2,643
Posted By YFitz

Re: fife scotland

I went to Balwearie too! Left after 6th year in 1987.
Lived in Kirkcaldy not far from Dunnikier Primary, near Balsusney Rd. Been in Perth over 2 years now. Indian Ocean definitely alot nicer than...
Forum: The Barbie
Mar 16th 2007, 2:08 am
Replies: 3
Views: 403
Posted By YFitz

Re: Perth Chilli Festival - Araluen

We were at the festival on Saturday too. Have just had a look through some of the leaflets we picked up but can't see an "Afterburner". There is one called "Morning Afterburn" (!) though which was...
Forum: The Barbie
Feb 13th 2007, 11:30 am
Replies: 14
Views: 855
Posted By YFitz

Re: Which pool fence would you go for ?

We've got glass fence and it's no big deal to keep clean. If the kids have been a bit splashy it can leave marks but a quick hose down with clean water is all it needs. I had worried that i might...
Forum: The Barbie
Feb 12th 2007, 2:25 am
Replies: 10
Views: 754
Posted By YFitz

Re: WHICH CAR??? need 7 seats and boot space!

Should have mentioned - it's a Toyota.
Forum: The Barbie
Feb 11th 2007, 11:20 pm
Replies: 10
Views: 754
Posted By YFitz

Re: WHICH CAR??? need 7 seats and boot space!

We've got an Avensis Verso and are VERY happy with it. Guess there must be a web site where you can research it.
Forum: Australia
Feb 11th 2007, 1:03 pm
Replies: 252
Views: 21,425
Posted By YFitz

Re: PERTH-help for newbies!

[QUOTE=deb-n-rob2006;4386494]hi ,

my 18yr old is female and my 3 yr old is a little monster but we think he's male.


I have a 3 year old who is with me at Hillarys most weeks. He'll be...
Forum: Australia
Feb 11th 2007, 1:01 pm
Replies: 252
Views: 21,425
Posted By YFitz

Re: PERTH-help for newbies!

Last May was fab weather....year before it was really wet:)
Forum: The Barbie
Feb 11th 2007, 12:57 pm
Replies: 10
Views: 1,040
Posted By YFitz

Re: Seagals Garden Furniture

When we first arrived here we bought a 6 seater outdoor setting from Seagals but as there is already 5 of us it began to get a bit tedious only ever inviting 1 person at a time over for a...
Forum: Australia
Jan 16th 2007, 11:01 am
Replies: 18
Views: 1,752
Posted By YFitz

Re: Arrived in Perth - got 100 questions :(

Was that Nicola from play group in Ocean Reef? Think she mentioned something to me the other week about getting a phone call from someone from near Falkirk!......See, you can't sneeze in Perth...
Forum: Australia
Dec 17th 2006, 11:54 am
Replies: 63
Views: 2,441
Posted By YFitz

Re: Anyone from Norwich area

I moved from Woolpit too! Been here in Perth nearly 2 years. We lived down Old Stowmarket Rd, had 2 kids went to the primary school. Small world!
Forum: Australia
Sep 16th 2006, 1:16 am
Replies: 1
Views: 364
Posted By YFitz

Re: Mum of 3 moving to Perth

Hi Finnsgang
All the gyms I know of have creches. They seem to work the same as in the uk where you book in advance. Pretty cheap as well. My kids are 8, 6 and 2 so if you have any questions then...
Forum: The Barbie
Sep 7th 2006, 8:20 am
Replies: 8
Views: 3,389
Posted By YFitz

Re: Leprechauns in Scotland?

I was an Elf in the Brownies but there were definitely leprechauns there too. I think there were also sprites and pixies. That was in Scotland. So to answer your question, then yes, there are...
Forum: Australia
Sep 6th 2006, 9:24 am
Replies: 252
Views: 21,425
Posted By YFitz

Re: PERTH-help for newbies!

Gosh we've come a long way from 4 around a solitary table!

We certainly have but I remember it well!
Me wingeing about my house sale falling through again, Claire talking about maybe getting a...
Forum: Australia
Aug 30th 2006, 6:37 am
Replies: 6
Views: 763
Posted By YFitz

Re: Currambine - Perth

Currambine is cheaper than Iluka because every where is cheaper than Iluka! Apart from being close to the beach Iluka is an immaculate suburb in a Listeria Lane kind of way and hence has the price...
Forum: The Barbie
Aug 17th 2006, 12:30 pm
Replies: 9
Views: 553
Posted By YFitz

Re: Gifts from Real Estates!!!

Hmmm, not sure if you mean the estate agent or my kids? ;D
Forum: The Barbie
Aug 17th 2006, 12:12 pm
Replies: 9
Views: 553
Posted By YFitz

Re: Gifts from Real Estates!!!

On the day our house settled, I went to pick up the keys (from Pam Gray's Estate Agents) and they handed them over attached to a bottle of bubbly. A week later the estate agent turned up at the house...
Forum: Australia
Aug 16th 2006, 4:24 am
Replies: 18
Views: 903
Posted By YFitz

Re: question for those with 'Wiggles' fans....

There is a live concert performance DVD called Live Hot Potatoes which has the song that you want on it. We've got just about every Wiggle video, dvd and cd and this DVD is definitely the favourite...
Forum: The Barbie
Aug 10th 2006, 8:04 am
Replies: 12
Views: 638
Posted By YFitz

Re: Problems with BE site

same here. black screen for ages before anything comes up.
Forum: Australia
Aug 7th 2006, 9:55 am
Replies: 27
Views: 4,276
Posted By YFitz

Re: Bringing in baby formula to Oz

If you are flying on one way tickets as migrants you might be entitled to double allowance (have you already validated?...maybe that makes a difference) I phoned Cathay Pacific and explained we were...
Forum: Australia
Aug 7th 2006, 12:36 am
Replies: 27
Views: 4,276
Posted By YFitz

Re: Bringing in baby formula to Oz

Doubt there will be any problem bringing it in the container but you will need to check. We brought ours in our luggage. Us 2 adults and 2 children had a double baggage allowance so we had 4* 40kg...
Forum: The Barbie
Aug 6th 2006, 11:39 am
Replies: 63
Views: 2,038
Posted By YFitz

Re: Why do kids start school so late here?

Maybe you should check out other schools. The most recent news letter from my kids' school had a piece about the different strategies the kindy kids were using to learn addition.

I also haven't...
Forum: Australia
Aug 6th 2006, 10:59 am
Replies: 27
Views: 4,276
Posted By YFitz

Re: Bringing in baby formula to Oz

My son also had severe allergy. He was on Pepti-Junior which we got on prescription. A month or so before we left, the paediatric dietician we were under wrote a detailed letter of his history so...
Forum: Australia
Aug 4th 2006, 6:14 am
Replies: 26
Views: 1,335
Posted By YFitz

Re: Serious question.. Am I 'safe' to go running? PERTH

One other tip for when you're new here- take your mobile phone. I have a terrible sense of direction (I can get lost running on my treadmill.) I had to call my hubby a couple of times, give him a...
Forum: Australia
Aug 4th 2006, 2:12 am
Replies: 26
Views: 1,335
Posted By YFitz

Re: Serious question.. Am I 'safe' to go running? PERTH

I have never felt unsafe running here whether it's just round the streets or along the track from Burns Beach to Ocean Reef. There are lots of runners, skaters and walkers out there.
When I first...
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