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Forum: The Barbie
Dec 21st 2018, 3:10 am
Replies: 113
Views: 6,742
Posted By themerlin

Re: nbn - who did you go with and why?

Still $180 is not too bad early termination compared to some and they don't charge a connection fee $99 for telstra) Saying that the 4G backup is not great, might end up going to Telstra as a good...
Forum: The Barbie
Oct 13th 2018, 12:10 am
Replies: 113
Views: 6,742
Posted By themerlin

Re: nbn - who did you go with and why?

I signed up on the old plan a couple of months before they changed the plans, they let all the old member off contract so I can leave when I want.
I find them OK, not as good as ABB, but they 4G...
Forum: The Barbie
Oct 12th 2018, 3:30 am
Replies: 113
Views: 6,742
Posted By themerlin

Re: nbn - who did you go with and why?

Vodafone, main reason was the 4G backup when the NBN goes down.
Forum: Australia
Oct 12th 2018, 3:28 am
Replies: 34
Views: 6,437
Posted By themerlin

Re: Is it still worth moving to Perth in 2019?

Perth is a bit too dependent on mining, it's always boom or bust
Forum: Australia
Jun 10th 2017, 5:04 am
Replies: 17
Views: 1,285
Posted By themerlin

Re: Moving to acerage?

Well yes, nobody likes Legoland, but you can find a sweet spot in between.

And it depends on the land etc, if you have a nice level grassy block you can buy a ride on mower and will be fine. We...
Forum: Australia
Jun 7th 2017, 5:28 am
Replies: 17
Views: 1,285
Posted By themerlin

Re: Moving to acerage?

Done it , never again it's like a chain around your neck
Forum: The Barbie
Apr 21st 2014, 1:17 am
Replies: 26
Views: 1,162
Posted By themerlin

Re: 3D Printers

I will get one when they can print one of these!
http://1.bp.blogspot.com/-YT5uPvPOk70/UXaOceg_gfI/AAAAAAAACWU/eNykyuUV0Xs/s1600/tumblr_mjwfuoThqM1s56t6so1_1280.jpg
Forum: The Barbie
Apr 18th 2014, 12:52 am
Replies: 1,051
Views: 114,300
Posted By themerlin

Re: Streaming video - my experience

It was a little like the episode from S1 when he met up with this old academy buddy. But no I was not expecting that!

Maybe they are building up for something in S3.
Forum: The Barbie
Apr 17th 2014, 10:48 pm
Replies: 1,051
Views: 114,300
Posted By themerlin

Re: Streaming video - my experience

The one with the secret service action ;)
Forum: The Barbie
Apr 17th 2014, 10:38 pm
Replies: 1,051
Views: 114,300
Posted By themerlin

Re: Streaming video - my experience

Beware Roku + Netflix will turn you into a couch vegetable.

Also Roku works really well with synology http://www.synology.com/en-global/
for streaming local content.
Forum: The Barbie
Apr 17th 2014, 10:31 pm
Replies: 60
Views: 22,360
Posted By themerlin

Re: What British Food can I Bring into Australia?

And thorntons :)

This must be effecting the English sweat shops.
Forum: The Barbie
Apr 17th 2014, 12:55 am
Replies: 85
Views: 5,812
Posted By themerlin

Re: The most uninteresting or unmemorable place you have ever been......

It grew on me :)

Loved the hills and wine region, and that safari type zoo was fun.
Forum: The Barbie
Apr 15th 2014, 9:05 am
Replies: 85
Views: 5,812
Posted By themerlin

Re: The most uninteresting or unmemorable place you have ever been......

the city centre is a bit like Brisbane with the interesting bits removed.


the hills around the city are nice.
Forum: The Barbie
Apr 14th 2014, 9:32 am
Replies: 85
Views: 5,812
Posted By themerlin

Re: The most uninteresting or unmemorable place you have ever been......

No one has mentioned Adelaide, or do people not have any expectations to begin with ?
Forum: Australia
Jul 21st 2012, 10:20 am
Replies: 30
Views: 3,779
Posted By themerlin

Re: Areas to live in North Brisbane

We did the acreage thing in cashmere for 9 years, we now live in Brighton, looking back acreage seems a real pain for no benefit.

The Albany creek area is nice but boring in my opinion I also...
Forum: Australia
Jul 21st 2012, 10:13 am
Replies: 328
Views: 24,589
Posted By themerlin

Re: Queensland public servants declare war on Newman

It's always worried me that the first person at an accident is so under paid.
Forum: The Barbie
May 28th 2012, 9:53 am
Replies: 138
Views: 16,131
Posted By themerlin

Re: Low Carb Diets and Breathalyzers Don't Mix

Harris scarfe have 50% a mincer at the moment.

Hint: sausages with good quality meat are crap, you need to get the ratio of meat to "other parts" correct.
Forum: The Barbie
May 28th 2012, 9:51 am
Replies: 138
Views: 16,131
Posted By themerlin

Re: Low Carb Diets and Breathalyzers Don't Mix

Another downside, I'm freezing !
Forum: The Barbie
May 28th 2012, 9:48 am
Replies: 138
Views: 16,131
Posted By themerlin

Re: Low Carb Diets and Breathalyzers Don't Mix

I got a sausage maker from aldi and you get get real pork casinging from the butcher.
Forum: The Barbie
May 26th 2012, 7:34 am
Replies: 138
Views: 16,131
Posted By themerlin

Re: Low Carb Diets and Breathalyzers Don't Mix

Me too, but it's like a tent now :(
Forum: Australia
May 26th 2012, 7:33 am
Replies: 6
Views: 965
Posted By themerlin

Re: Moreton Island

We go over on the boat. You can always hire a 4wd and get the ferry over, tours do go from the resort, I dont think you can get them from the main land.
Forum: Australia
May 26th 2012, 7:31 am
Replies: 6
Views: 965
Posted By themerlin

Re: Moreton Island

Yes she was fine but I had brown underpants after!
Forum: The Barbie
May 26th 2012, 7:20 am
Replies: 138
Views: 16,131
Posted By themerlin

Re: Low Carb Diets and Breathalyzers Don't Mix

Before and after. My after is a little out of date, lost about 4kg since :)
Forum: The Barbie
May 23rd 2012, 8:32 am
Replies: 138
Views: 16,131
Posted By themerlin

Re: Low Carb Diets and Breathalyzers Don't Mix

I was 84 this morning and I'm 192 cm (6'4) I do have some carbs, I find I need them when I cycle. I even allow myself cake but only when I do over 100ks :)

You can get low carb dark chololate...
Forum: The Barbie
May 23rd 2012, 6:18 am
Replies: 138
Views: 16,131
Posted By themerlin

Re: Low Carb Diets and Breathalyzers Don't Mix

I can sell you my low carb pizza and lasagna recipes if you like ;)
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