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Forum: New Zealand
May 10th 2014, 10:29 am
Replies: 18
Views: 1,389
Posted By dubstar

Re: What do/would you pay for ...

I watched that the other night, the full film is on you tube :)
Forum: New Zealand
May 7th 2014, 11:33 am
Replies: 31
Views: 4,743
Posted By dubstar

Re: cost of living ?

Rent about 450-600 per week
Electric 300 per month
Cell phne 50 per month
Food family of 4 250-300 per week yes i know thats not frugal
Insurance contents 60 per month
Meal out casual not maccas...
Forum: New Zealand
Nov 15th 2011, 4:13 am
Replies: 183
Views: 13,632
Posted By dubstar

Re: Things that annoy you about NZ but aren't really that important!

peter kaye new dvd out now! supposed to be good all my relatives went to manchester to see him
Forum: New Zealand
Sep 22nd 2011, 3:57 am
Replies: 54
Views: 7,989
Posted By dubstar

Re: How much really??

bourbon your post made me chuckle, we have just got rid of our ute of shame, it was the most embarrasing motor we have ever owned.

I am thinking that your story reflects many of us, I used to...
Forum: New Zealand
Aug 5th 2011, 9:33 am
Replies: 79
Views: 31,891
Posted By dubstar

Re: Why NZ can be perceived as being 'boring'

sounds like my work, they dont know what to do with me
Forum: New Zealand
Aug 3rd 2011, 10:49 am
Replies: 183
Views: 13,632
Posted By dubstar

Re: Things that annoy you about NZ but aren't really that important!

we went to a curry house in christchurch, it has now been demolished and we were asked do you want it kiwi hot or british hot ??!
Forum: New Zealand
Aug 2nd 2011, 3:43 am
Replies: 59
Views: 46,487
Posted By dubstar

Re: Things you can't buy in New Zealand

if you are in chch, little britain sold dried marrofats in half kilo bags, they told me they dont sell them in the supermarkets as they normally feed them to bloody sheep !
Forum: New Zealand
Aug 2nd 2011, 3:39 am
Replies: 59
Views: 46,487
Posted By dubstar

Re: Things you can't buy in New Zealand

mushy pefs are in new world, well new world near me anyway, I also linda mcartneys pies and veg sausage rolls in Kosco, our local korean supermarket!
Forum: New Zealand
Aug 2nd 2011, 1:35 am
Replies: 79
Views: 31,891
Posted By dubstar

Re: Why NZ can be perceived as being 'boring'

strangely the aftershocks are almost welcome, because then you arnt taken by suprise by a big one
Forum: New Zealand
Aug 2nd 2011, 1:31 am
Replies: 79
Views: 31,891
Posted By dubstar

Re: Why NZ can be perceived as being 'boring'

I seriously cannot be arsed to go hunting, sorry never. I think possibly my circumstances are a tad different from yours, I have two teenage boys 15 and 16 too, so to upsticks and go skiing/boarding...
Forum: New Zealand
Aug 1st 2011, 11:14 pm
Replies: 79
Views: 31,891
Posted By dubstar

Re: Why NZ can be perceived as being 'boring'

My family are fine, business as usual for us, our house has some magnificent cracks to our concrete foundation, I have 2 wine glasses left that are actually glass, I have bought replacements in...
Forum: New Zealand
Aug 1st 2011, 10:29 pm
Replies: 79
Views: 31,891
Posted By dubstar

Re: Why NZ can be perceived as being 'boring'

I am coming from the perspective of huddersfield lass, with no extended family connections in new zealand and based in chch. My friends are in the same boat as me too, its because maybe we have no...
Forum: New Zealand
Aug 1st 2011, 10:07 pm
Replies: 30
Views: 2,122
Posted By dubstar

Re: Have we got dull?

I am matron, but a small skinny one, and i am deffo in the kitchen at parties when margo leadbetta has left after arranging her aspaargus rolls
Forum: New Zealand
Aug 1st 2011, 9:14 pm
Replies: 17
Views: 16,469
Posted By dubstar

Re: Anglo Pacific

We used anglo pacific, many years ago and they were great
Forum: New Zealand
Aug 1st 2011, 9:13 pm
Replies: 79
Views: 31,891
Posted By dubstar

Re: Why NZ can be perceived as being 'boring'

sorry DC but your a bit out of touch there, petrol is relative to the cost of living(which is very expensive at the mo) and the salarys new zealanders earn, which is not that flash, internal flights...
Forum: New Zealand
Aug 1st 2011, 11:23 am
Replies: 30
Views: 2,122
Posted By dubstar

Re: Have we got dull?

but i dont want to whinge about coffee, bake muffins, wear odd clothing combo's, say how are you


what am i supposed to be adapting to exactly
Forum: New Zealand
Aug 1st 2011, 11:17 am
Replies: 79
Views: 31,891
Posted By dubstar

Re: Why NZ can be perceived as being 'boring'

sydney is a great place, It was the first time i had seen buildings that was older than me in 7 years ( though i am not as old as the chch cathedral, or in fact all the buildings that fell down in...
Forum: New Zealand
Aug 1st 2011, 10:11 am
Replies: 79
Views: 31,891
Posted By dubstar

Re: Why NZ can be perceived as being 'boring'

With all due respect am loolah, i have been site seeing I once went to geraldine or was it fairlie? and saw the largest knitted jumper in a wool shop (guiness book of records)

and sadly to get us...
Forum: New Zealand
Aug 1st 2011, 9:42 am
Replies: 79
Views: 31,891
Posted By dubstar

Re: Why NZ can be perceived as being 'boring'

lol my all time fave, if you dont like it go home
Forum: New Zealand
Aug 1st 2011, 9:32 am
Replies: 79
Views: 31,891
Posted By dubstar

Re: Why NZ can be perceived as being 'boring'

I am very aptly watching misery
Forum: New Zealand
Aug 1st 2011, 9:18 am
Replies: 79
Views: 31,891
Posted By dubstar

Re: Why NZ can be perceived as being 'boring'

Thats sadly true, my two british work mates love a good old goss at work, and having a laugh at fat family challenge and big fat gypo wedding and miranda, its the simple things in life like that,...
Forum: New Zealand
Aug 1st 2011, 8:58 am
Replies: 112
Views: 13,780
Posted By dubstar

Re: I want to move back to UK husband doesnt?

that did actually make me laugh out loud, nuff said
Forum: New Zealand
Aug 1st 2011, 8:48 am
Replies: 79
Views: 31,891
Posted By dubstar

Re: Why NZ can be perceived as being 'boring'

I just seen a job i could doo with my hands tied behind me back for 50k more in qlnd. Sadly i got 15 and 16 year lads (well not sadly) but they are in school in middle of ncea's and i cannot move...
Forum: New Zealand
Aug 1st 2011, 8:40 am
Replies: 112
Views: 13,780
Posted By dubstar

Re: Why did you leave NZ?

Zest, thats it, I am becoming dull and zest free, I dont often post on here but i have two days off and the devil made work for my idle hands.

lol
Forum: New Zealand
Aug 1st 2011, 7:54 am
Replies: 79
Views: 31,891
Posted By dubstar

Re: Why NZ can be perceived as being 'boring'

i think new zealand is very nice when you first get here, lots of new things to see and do, then as time progresses you realise new zealand has not done the same.

I went to Sydney for the first...
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