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Forum: New Zealand
Oct 8th 2014, 9:19 am
Replies: 19
Views: 1,607
Posted By steelblue

Re: Electricians 10 yr experience looking to move

My hubby was a fully qualified linesman in the UK (line mechanic here). When he started working in NZ, he worked with his company for 2 weeks on 'light duties' before to going on the EWRB course in...
Forum: New Zealand
Jul 6th 2012, 6:05 am
Replies: 13
Views: 1,310
Posted By steelblue

Smile Re: EWRB - What to send....

A little something if you are heading towards Rotorua :)

http://www.rotorua-business.com/settlement/default.asp
Forum: New Zealand
Jul 5th 2012, 2:48 am
Replies: 13
Views: 1,310
Posted By steelblue

Re: EWRB - What to send....

Hi HeatherGirl
Congratulations on getting the EWRB Limited Licence and great news about the job! :thumbup:

So, you've been pulled from the pool and submitted your visa's? Hopefully it will all...
Forum: New Zealand
Jul 1st 2012, 10:59 pm
Replies: 13
Views: 1,310
Posted By steelblue

Re: EWRB - What to send....

Hi HeatherGirl,
It does feel like a mammoth task sorting out all the EWRB stuff doesn't it! It does get easier. Out of interest, what type of electrician is your husband? General sparky, or...
Forum: New Zealand
Nov 29th 2010, 7:55 am
Replies: 57
Views: 3,897
Posted By steelblue

Smile Re:22.01.11 Rotorua meet

:) Hello!
It would be great to catch up with everyone. It's been a busy few months and not done much socialising recently! All being well we'll all pop down to the lake front for the picnic. ...
Forum: New Zealand
May 14th 2010, 9:57 am
Replies: 12
Views: 1,804
Posted By steelblue

Smile Re: Young people in Rotorua

Hi Jode!
Welcome to Ngongotaha and Rotorua! :)

We are a family of four who moved out here last May 09.

We'll have to arrange a evening down at Hennessey's with a few of the other BE's.
...
Forum: New Zealand
May 7th 2010, 4:52 am
Replies: 20
Views: 3,366
Posted By steelblue

Re: Rotorua Quiz+Drinks @ Hennessey's Irish Bar

Hi flower pot!
Good luck with the move... only 41 days to take off!

Look forward to meeting you!
It'll be good to have a new brain on the team for the evening!! :D
Forum: New Zealand
Apr 30th 2010, 10:08 pm
Replies: 20
Views: 3,366
Posted By steelblue

Re: Rotorua Quiz+Drinks @ Hennessey's Irish Bar

Anybody going this weekend? :)
Forum: New Zealand
Oct 28th 2009, 8:23 am
Replies: 20
Views: 3,366
Posted By steelblue

Wink Re: Rotorua Quiz+Drinks @ Hennessey's Irish Bar

Sunday 1st November is the next quiz night. If you fancy meeting up, there should be a few of us meeting @ Hennessey's from 6.30pm.
Hopefully we'll be able to get a table this time! ;)
Forum: New Zealand
Oct 25th 2009, 7:51 am
Replies: 25
Views: 7,293
Posted By steelblue

Smile Re: Topshop

I know this is wishful thinking......

But, do you think there's any chance of TESCO or ASDA doing deliveries here in the near future???? !!! LOL
Forum: New Zealand
Sep 28th 2009, 9:24 am
Replies: 23
Views: 1,027
Posted By steelblue

Wink Re: scared and excited

Hi Bevissa

Don't say goodbye to friends... Try "Ka kite ano" Till I see you again....
and you will see everyone again quite soon! Skype is a wonderful thing!

Wishing you all the very best...
Forum: New Zealand
Sep 21st 2009, 10:05 am
Replies: 19
Views: 2,374
Posted By steelblue

Re: Papamoa Beach Picnic

Hi Loolah

Sounds like fun! I will bundle the kids in the car, and try to find you !
My directional skills are rubbish !!

Thanks
Vicky
Forum: New Zealand
Sep 7th 2009, 2:32 am
Replies: 20
Views: 3,366
Posted By steelblue

Wink Rotorua Quiz+Drinks @ Hennessey's Irish Bar

Well done team 'cup-a-tea', placed 2nd last night ! :D

Expats meet the 1st Sunday of the month, quiz starts at 7.30pm so be there early !
Forum: New Zealand
Sep 3rd 2009, 11:25 pm
Replies: 14
Views: 973
Posted By steelblue

Smile Re: Dog friendly??

Hello Dawn,

Some people are happy to plod the pavement whilst others want fields and open space. :)
Some people don't like to let their dogs off the lead, and others want their hound to...
Forum: New Zealand
Aug 30th 2009, 7:10 am
Replies: 12
Views: 1,804
Posted By steelblue

Re: Young people in Rotorua

Hi Tom,

The BE Rotorua Quiz Team (cup of tea) meets at Hennessey's Irish Bar on the 1st Sunday of each month for the quiz.
Take a look at this link for more info: http://www.hennessys.co.nz/
...
Forum: New Zealand
Aug 30th 2009, 12:57 am
Replies: 12
Views: 1,804
Posted By steelblue

Talking Re: Young people in Rotorua

Hello Tom
How are you finding Rotorua? Been a busy 8weeks I bet!!

Would love to meet up at the quiz night, we are hanging on to our 30's by our fingernails. Not sure if we are too past it be...
Forum: New Zealand
Aug 30th 2009, 12:09 am
Replies: 16
Views: 1,707
Posted By steelblue

Talking Rotorua Drinks Sunday 6th September

Hi all,
Thanks for the invitation Cate! How could I turn down the offer of broadband for Hannah?? :rofl: An X-BOX challenge with Seb for Thomas? :thumbup:

Sounds like fun !! :thumbsup:
We'll...
Forum: New Zealand
Aug 28th 2009, 9:49 pm
Replies: 10
Views: 782
Posted By steelblue

Smile Re: dog export

Hi,
We used LadyHaye Pet Travel and they were great !
Rhoda arrived just as happy as she had left the UK, tail still wagging! :rofl: She travelled via Air NZ LAX.

One little tip I would give...
Forum: New Zealand
Aug 28th 2009, 10:05 am
Replies: 32
Views: 1,752
Posted By steelblue

Re: We are here although you already know!!

:D Good to hear you've all arrived in Rotorua safely.

Glad to hear Jack is now feeling 'brighter'. Broke my heart reading his posts Donna.

Looking forward to meeting up for a coffee :)...
Forum: New Zealand
Aug 18th 2009, 7:12 am
Replies: 105
Views: 8,666
Posted By steelblue

Re: Please Help Me

:) Hello Jack,

Nice to see you on here again, you sound far more positive and relaxed. :thumbup:

Your Nan will have been enjoying your company more than you realise! Us girlies love to watch...
Forum: New Zealand
Aug 14th 2009, 8:36 am
Replies: 17
Views: 1,068
Posted By steelblue

Re: We`re Off!!

Hi Donna, Rob and family!

I hope the flight's go smoothly for you!

Wishing you all the very best for your new future here in Rotorua.
We'll have to get the kids together as they're about the...
Forum: New Zealand
Aug 2nd 2009, 7:39 pm
Replies: 59
Views: 3,413
Posted By steelblue

Spiders *eek*

:eek: OK, so we've all been talking about spiders........

My son was laying on the sofa watching TV and a 'cockroach' type of beastie fell out of the light fitting right into his lap !!! ...
Jul 31st 2009, 7:34 am
Replies: 49
Views: 3,822
Posted By steelblue

Re: One of us has a visa

Hi Jan and Neil

Congratulations !!
Fingers crossed Neil's visa will be along very soon! :)

Good Luck with all the 'goodbyes & leaving parties' x
Forum: New Zealand
Jul 29th 2009, 8:53 am
Replies: 16
Views: 1,707
Posted By steelblue

Re: Rotorua drinks? Sunday 2nd August?

Hi everyone Team: 'cup of tea'

Yes we'll all be there again.
Do we need to bring our palm pilots?? ;)


Thanks for arranging this Gill & Rob, look forward to meeting you both this time!
Forum: New Zealand
Jul 17th 2009, 10:15 am
Replies: 9
Views: 557
Posted By steelblue

Re: moving

Hi,
We arrived in NZ 7weeks ago. Robinsons were great !! NZ Van Lines this side were just as good. I think it was about £3900 for a 20ft container inc the insurance.
We brought everything...
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