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Forum: The Lounge
Feb 16th 2011, 10:34 am
Replies: 133
Views: 14,262
Posted By Louise M

Re: Do you think it's kinder to leave dogs behind?

Please do not sedate your dog on a flight. This can cause cardiac arrest by dropping the blood pressure due to the sedation. Also you are not there to witness any negative side effects
Was told this...
Nov 2nd 2010, 3:40 am
Replies: 16
Views: 2,836
Posted By Louise M

Re: Feel Like I am getting ripped off breaking lease

I doubt very much if they have any intention of giving you back your bond money. It is common practice here for the Agents to keep it. They will minutely inspect the premises and make excuses unless...
Nov 2nd 2010, 3:30 am
Replies: 6
Views: 1,762
Posted By Louise M

Unhappy Daughter moving back

Well I have been here 4 years now and my daughter who is now 21 has decided to move back to the UK. She has just had an amazing holiday back there, met up with old friends who welcomed her back with...
Replies: 10
Views: 1,338
Posted By Louise M

Re: Working in ICU in QLD.

Hi Sockeye.
I am at present working in ICU in one of the northern suburbs hospital. I was an Outreach sister in the UK and have had to claw my way to the top to get anywhere. Nurses have very little...
Forum: Australia
Dec 11th 2008, 6:24 am
Replies: 2
Views: 523
Posted By Louise M

PR at last

Just had to say Hi to old friends and let everyone know that I have my permanent residency. Been a long time coming. Separated from my OH a year ago due to his hitting the bottle again. Losing his...
Forum: The Barbie
Nov 17th 2008, 4:25 am
Replies: 149
Views: 8,890
Posted By Louise M

Re: SE Queensland Storms

I found people were still racing through the broken traffic lights with little concern for the people who wanted to turn into the road. Saw several near misses. I stopped to let one ute turn in front...
Forum: The Barbie
Nov 17th 2008, 1:56 am
Replies: 149
Views: 8,890
Posted By Louise M

Re: SE Queensland Storms

Hahaha, I was alone unfortunately!!

:D
Forum: The Barbie
Nov 17th 2008, 1:51 am
Replies: 149
Views: 8,890
Posted By Louise M

Re: SE Queensland Storms

I was in the driveway in my car in Albany Creek. The car was rocking and next doors fence was being blown over it!! Absolutely terrifying! No power still. Might not be on til this evening. Thank god...
Forum: Australia
Nov 6th 2008, 5:17 am
Replies: 16
Views: 1,913
Posted By Louise M

Re: is there a special telephone number to ring the uk??

You could just download Skype. Calls to the Uk to a landline are 2 cents a minute via the PC. I use it to make calls to Spain, South Africa and local calls in OZ.

:)
Forum: Australia
Nov 2nd 2008, 9:24 pm
Replies: 4
Views: 860
Posted By Louise M

Re: Tax and returning to UK

Thanks very much for your reply.

He has claimed back the super already. Will contact a tax consultant.

Lou :)
Forum: Australia
Nov 1st 2008, 11:10 pm
Replies: 4
Views: 860
Posted By Louise M

Tax and returning to UK

Hope someone can help

My husband has returned to the UK. He was on a 457 which has been cancelled.

He has tried to claim Tax back and has received only a very small amount, around $200. I was...
Forum: Australia
Oct 26th 2008, 10:56 pm
Replies: 2
Views: 603
Posted By Louise M

Re: loans/finance on 457 visa

Hi

I bought a car on HP when I arrived from the local Toyota dealer. Am sure, especially as you have a deposit to put down, that you'll be fine. Might struggle to get a credit card though unless...
Nov 26th 2007, 12:58 am
Replies: 1
Views: 483
Posted By Louise M

Separation on 457

Has anyone separated whilst on a 457 visa? And if so what were the implications? My OH was the main applicant. I have a full time job and my daughter is still at school. Returning to the Uk is not an...
Forum: The Barbie
Sep 6th 2007, 9:55 am
Replies: 50
Views: 2,114
Posted By Louise M

Re: Does anyone else have a silly name for their dog?

I have a very large, long haired GSD called Max, AKA Fluffy, puppy ploo ploo, waxxy paxxy.

God give me strength. Must be in my doteage! :lol:
Forum: The Barbie
Aug 27th 2007, 12:21 pm
Replies: 52
Views: 9,804
Posted By Louise M

Re: Do you let your kids see you naked

I ironed a blouse once while just wearing undies, unfortunately I ironed a bit of stomach too........OUCH! :o
Forum: The Barbie
Aug 27th 2007, 12:19 pm
Replies: 52
Views: 9,804
Posted By Louise M

Re: Do you let your kids see you naked

Why? Had you had a big dump?

:rofl:
Aug 20th 2007, 11:53 am
Replies: 122
Views: 13,010
Posted By Louise M

Re: I am not British enough apparently

I paid tax around £6500 the year My husband was made redundant and then fell ill for over 2 years. I was working over 50 hours a week trying to keep our home and the benefit office told us 3 times...
Forum: The Barbie
Aug 20th 2007, 11:41 am
Replies: 99
Views: 3,493
Posted By Louise M

Re: BE JOBS SWAP

Well If anyone has a Cardiac Arrest, give me a call and I'll resuscitate ya. All for free..........;)
Forum: The Barbie
Aug 13th 2007, 1:12 am
Replies: 115
Views: 8,314
Posted By Louise M

Re: It happens here, sadly it happened to me...

Just a thought, start writing everything down, things that happened or were said to you as in the days to come you may forget what happened when and as you know the legal system takes a while to get...
Forum: Australia
Aug 12th 2007, 12:03 pm
Replies: 5
Views: 475
Posted By Louise M

Re: Credit card on a 457

I got a CC from ANZ with a $7000 limit. We are on a 457.
Lou :)
Forum: Australia
Aug 12th 2007, 10:37 am
Replies: 24
Views: 1,737
Posted By Louise M

Re: Anyone's kids go to Primary School? You might wanna read this then!

They dont have soap in my daughters High School either or paper towels and the windows above the loos HAVE to be left open ALL THE TIME even when someone is doing their business.

Lou :(
Forum: The Barbie
Aug 5th 2007, 12:37 am
Replies: 115
Views: 8,314
Posted By Louise M

Re: It happens here, sadly it happened to me...

Farideh,
I'm so sorry you have had such an awful time. Thinking of you.

Louise x
Forum: USA
Jul 25th 2007, 3:41 am
Replies: 81
Views: 5,440
Posted By Louise M

Re: Just how important IS money?

Mally lass
I think you are so brave.

I gave up my son and a fab job to come to Oz as my husband was unable to get a job in the Uk after being made redundant 3 years earlier.We had very little...
Forum: Australia
Jul 20th 2007, 11:26 am
Replies: 1
Views: 433
Posted By Louise M

Re: Griffith

Hi Laura,
I stayed there for 3 months after coming out here. It is a nice little town if you like the quiet life. It is in the middle of nowhere and you have to drive long distances or fly if you...
Jul 20th 2007, 3:08 am
Replies: 54
Views: 2,370
Posted By Louise M

Re: Infringement Police !!!

I stopped going to my local a while back because I couldnt stand the smell of fags. Its so nice now to be able to go back when I want knowing that I dont have to wash my hair or clothes when I get...
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