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Forum: Australia
Jun 9th 2014, 7:10 am
Replies: 5
Views: 887
Posted By mark213

Re: QS/ Contract Administrator Jobs

Resources is on the slow down so there are a lot of people coming on to the market from all the projects coming to an end and its going to get worse for the next year or so. BHP announced another 200...
Forum: Australia
Mar 8th 2013, 5:06 am
Replies: 33
Views: 3,094
Posted By mark213

Re: Brisbane speeding fine

Exactly its there to stop people as a deterrent. My point is timing of that deterrent.

How can a deterrent be effective when you arent told about it - if there was a sign after saying "driver of...
Forum: Australia
Mar 7th 2013, 5:40 am
Replies: 6
Views: 1,216
Posted By mark213

Re: maybe moving to perth

100k is ok but really depends on the role and your qualifications as to if its good pay or not.

Have a look at realestate.com.au for rentals
Forum: Australia
Mar 7th 2013, 5:37 am
Replies: 33
Views: 3,094
Posted By mark213

Re: Brisbane speeding fine

The irony is that if she was pulled over by the police instead she would have been told of the offence there and then and able to rectify her ways immediately. Cameras dont help slow down traffic...
Forum: Australia
Jan 10th 2013, 1:46 am
Replies: 15
Views: 1,555
Posted By mark213

Re: End of tenancy question

Agree - it will take him a while to get his act together... Remember that it cost the LL money swap over tennants - inspections, contract etc, so the less often he has do it the better.

...
Forum: Australia
Jan 9th 2013, 4:32 am
Replies: 15
Views: 1,555
Posted By mark213

Re: End of tenancy question

Agree some LL want the security - we had to break ours much to our annoyance of telling them repeatedly we want a month to month before we signed a new agreeemnt.... the only other thing you can do...
Forum: Australia
Jan 9th 2013, 4:28 am
Replies: 23
Views: 2,050
Posted By mark213

Re: Air Con help anyone?

maybe something is interfering with the remote control sensor - try covering it up with tape and see. Also check the unit outside is working correctly and not stalled...

One final thing is to...
Forum: Australia
Jan 8th 2013, 6:34 am
Replies: 9
Views: 5,590
Posted By mark213

Re: Lived in Perth - now considering Brisbane

We moved from Perth to Briz for work and then moved back to Perth after 18 months. Couldnt get used to Brisbane - the hills for one! Hard to get round and roads are windy compared to Perths "grid"...
Forum: Australia
Jun 5th 2012, 6:03 am
Replies: 22
Views: 2,174
Posted By mark213

Re: Trip to the Doctor, couple of questions..

I pay 70-75 in WA - pretty much the norm for those who charge. If you can find a bulk-bill doctor then its technically free. There is a website but I forget what it is that tells you they are bulk...
Forum: Australia
May 17th 2012, 3:05 am
Replies: 16
Views: 2,903
Posted By mark213

Re: Civil Engineering Jobs

anyone from the Leightons group - so leightons, thiess, john holland - thats the tier ones, then theres others like laing o'rourke, baulderstones, bechtel etc etc etc
Forum: Australia
May 17th 2012, 3:02 am
Replies: 9
Views: 1,755
Posted By mark213

Re: Qatar airways

very good rep. you have chosen well. Much better than emirates or even qantas
Forum: Australia
May 17th 2012, 3:00 am
Replies: 5
Views: 1,279
Posted By mark213

Re: possibly relocating to perth- advice needed

On the cash front Perth isnt cheap anymore. Rents are hard to get and high unless you live far out. Allow at least $450 per week for a 3 bed house about 10-15km away. Apartments in town cost about...
May 17th 2012, 2:45 am
Replies: 2
Views: 577
Posted By mark213

Re: 2nd working holiday age

Remember you need to prove your qualification for the 2nd WHV by undertaking the work they state during your 1st WHV.
Forum: Australia
Apr 10th 2012, 7:12 am
Replies: 8
Views: 8,146
Posted By mark213

Re: Do employers provide health insurance?

Some large one will have an affiliation with an insurer and get you a corporate discount off the retail plan etc, but the individual is responsible for signing up and paying the premiums. But rarely...
Forum: Australia
Oct 7th 2011, 6:18 am
Replies: 9
Views: 2,565
Posted By mark213

Re: NOR or SOR

SOR is cheaper historically. Thats about it. Its more featureless - but some swear by it. If you have no preference and there is no reason to be NOR then consider SOR. Just spend some time driving...
Forum: Australia
Oct 6th 2011, 7:35 am
Replies: 10
Views: 1,479
Posted By mark213

Re: Foxtel Question

u can use the same eye thing u used in the UK. The foxtel box is essentially the same as a sky box.
Forum: Australia
Sep 13th 2011, 8:47 am
Replies: 5
Views: 833
Posted By mark213

Re: Madeley, WA

Thanks all - so little info its odd! Oh well we will find out suppose.

Thanks
Forum: Australia
Sep 9th 2011, 7:57 am
Replies: 5
Views: 833
Posted By mark213

Question Madeley, WA

Anyone got any views on Madeley, WA for a young family?
- Pricey or not generally compared to nearby suburbs?
- Lots of singles/hoons/parties?
- Is it too close to Balga??!
- Decent schools or...
Forum: Australia
Aug 31st 2011, 6:11 am
Replies: 10
Views: 1,523
Posted By mark213

Re: Moving to Perth

plenty of nice new apartments in East Perth. All depends where you are working in the end!
Forum: Australia
Aug 17th 2011, 8:43 am
Replies: 17
Views: 2,471
Posted By mark213

Re: China Eastern Airways - really that bad?

Yep did them from LHR to Shanghai then overnight then on to Melbourne
New planes and was fine.
We flew business class. Food was ok. Nothing great. Service ok as well but wanted to clear everything...
Forum: Australia
Apr 20th 2011, 4:32 am
Replies: 11
Views: 1,890
Posted By mark213

Re: Construction jobs Gold Coast

get in contact with the big constructors,

AbiGroup
Laing O Rourke
Leightons
Thiess
John Holland

i'm sure a PM role is easy to secure in those guys. We are in construction (pipelines) and...
Forum: Australia
Apr 18th 2011, 2:08 am
Replies: 7
Views: 1,029
Posted By mark213

Re: Super: Questions regarding co-contribution and spouse contributions

have a read of

http://www.equipsuper.com.au/files/Fact.Sheet.13.-.Spouse.contributions.pdf

and

http://www.equipsuper.com.au/files/Fact.Sheet.29.-.Splitting.your.super.contributions.pdf
...
Forum: Australia
Mar 16th 2011, 11:27 pm
Replies: 3
Views: 540
Posted By mark213

Re: car rental - Joondalup area ?

no birds - aka bayswater car rental are cheap, but around the city only.
Forum: Australia
Mar 16th 2011, 11:24 pm
Replies: 7
Views: 1,684
Posted By mark213

Re: 350pw for Brisbane rental reasonable?

$500pw is more like if you want something close and decent, but will be on the 2 bed or 3 bed side. A decent apartment is also around that or more.

East Brisbane is not far from Mater and not a...
Forum: Australia
Dec 21st 2010, 11:59 pm
Replies: 33
Views: 2,656
Posted By mark213

Re: Renting Houses with pets

try http://www.petfriendlyrentals.com.au/
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