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Forum: Australia
Feb 22nd 2010, 8:57 pm
Replies: 98
Views: 8,661
Posted By The Clarkeys

Re: Which Aussie Bank is best and why!?

Good thread but I'm even more confused and undecided as before! We are heading to Perth in 6 weeks and we are just looking into bank accounts.
HSBC here tried to convince us paying £100 for the...
Forum: The Barbie
Feb 2nd 2010, 5:13 pm
Replies: 23
Views: 1,359
Posted By The Clarkeys

Re: Helping Children Get Used To Idea?

We flew with emirates as well - brilliant on the way out, ok on the way back. For some reason our little boy's meal hadn't been ordered and he kept being left til everyone on the plane had been...
Forum: The Barbie
Feb 2nd 2010, 5:09 pm
Forum: The Barbie
Jan 30th 2010, 1:33 pm
Replies: 23
Views: 1,359
Posted By The Clarkeys

Re: Helping Children Get Used To Idea?

When we took our two for our reccie last year, it was a piece of cake! I was so worried but they had a whale of a time. The seats were huge for them, all the films the wanted( although my little...
Forum: The Barbie
Jan 25th 2010, 6:39 pm
Replies: 23
Views: 1,359
Posted By The Clarkeys

Re: Helping Children Get Used To Idea?

Oh, trust me, he'll know - he has a sixth sense. My mum says its my own fault as I was exactly the same:D not at knowing what a hemisphere is but not sleeping ;)
Forum: Australia
Jan 24th 2010, 8:42 pm
Replies: 10
Views: 1,364
Posted By The Clarkeys

Re: teach in WA

If you want to get permanent visa through teaching, you might find it difficult if you have only done your probationary year. Got my 175 last Aug and I needed 4 out of the last 5 years in full time...
Forum: The Barbie
Jan 24th 2010, 4:05 pm
Replies: 23
Views: 1,359
Posted By The Clarkeys

Re: Helping Children Get Used To Idea?

No problem. Kids are more resilient then we think aren't they?
Forum: The Barbie
Jan 24th 2010, 4:03 pm
Replies: 23
Views: 1,359
Posted By The Clarkeys

Re: Helping Children Get Used To Idea?

Thanks for all the comments everyone - I know you are right about going with the flow and not making a big deal about it - the problem is, she is aware of the fact of the family not being there (not...
Forum: The Barbie
Jan 23rd 2010, 5:16 pm
Replies: 23
Views: 1,359
Posted By The Clarkeys

Re: Helping Children Get Used To Idea?

This is a fab idea but we only have rubbish mobile internet, so don't think it works - if I'm wrong please correct me! -

We have always talked about it as an adventure, putting a positive spin on...
Forum: The Barbie
Jan 23rd 2010, 8:31 am
Replies: 23
Views: 1,359
Posted By The Clarkeys

Helping Children Get Used To Idea?

Any suggestions or advice would be appreciated!

We are finally emigrating in April, after a long wait, and now that it is becoming a reality, my daughter, 5, is beginning to get upset about the...
Jan 23rd 2010, 8:25 am
Replies: 1,147
Views: 63,721
Posted By The Clarkeys

Re: March 2008 Applicants

Heading for Quinns Rock first, staying in a holiday rental with the woman we went with for our reccie. Hoping to move to Butler sort of area, maybe staying with Basty too, if we run over before we...
Jan 19th 2010, 7:45 pm
Replies: 1,147
Views: 63,721
Posted By The Clarkeys

Re: March 2008 Applicants

Thought we were the only ones still here! Been ages since been on BE - couldn't handle the disappointment. We were Feb 2008, visa granted Aug 2008, but couldn't sell the house - took us a year!...
Forum: Australia
Jan 17th 2010, 8:19 pm
Replies: 17
Views: 2,655
Posted By The Clarkeys

Re: Has construction work finally dried up in Perth?

what about plumbing? my OH is a plumber (not gas though) and is really panicking about getting a job. heading out in 11 weeks. he;s sent out a few emails but heard nothing back. any suggestions for...
Forum: Australia
Jan 17th 2010, 8:01 pm
Replies: 62
Views: 7,459
Posted By The Clarkeys

Re: Anyone recently moved to Perth or planning to?

Feeling really excited now just reading this thread - we got our visa august 2008 and haven;t been on BE since as we couldn't go - house move, money traumas etc - finally going in 11 weeks time!
...
Forum: Australia
Jan 17th 2010, 7:52 pm
Replies: 14
Views: 872
Posted By The Clarkeys

Re: White & Co for Shipping anyone used them?

hi, we've booked Whites for our move over in 11 weeks - they were recommended by our friends who went over last year and since then i've heard of several people who have used them for national...
Apr 25th 2009, 7:59 pm
Replies: 569
Views: 23,169
Posted By The Clarkeys

Re: Sept 07 - March 08 applicants check in thread

man its been a long time since i've been on BE - congrats to you JohnnyT on the baby - glad all scans good so far.

well we have been out and validated our visa and had a fantastic time. been back...
Jan 11th 2009, 4:17 pm
Replies: 569
Views: 23,169
Posted By The Clarkeys

Re: Sept 07 - March 08 applicants check in thread

Happy New Year everyone.

Well we had no Christmas offers, (well one that was so far below we wouldn't have paid mortage and all debts off) we have had 4 viewings in a week and another next week -...
Dec 10th 2008, 7:13 pm
Replies: 569
Views: 23,169
Posted By The Clarkeys

Re: Sept 07 - March 08 applicants check in thread

thanks for the info! (sorry bit late getting back on BE!) we've had some positive movement on the house. had 4 viewings this week, one an almost 2nd viewing. got two on friday and 1 on sat. that...
Nov 30th 2008, 6:59 pm
Replies: 569
Views: 23,169
Posted By The Clarkeys

Re: Sept 07 - March 08 applicants check in thread

we are going last week of april with a 4 and 2 1\2 year old. dreading it :eek: and dont even have the relief of it only being the one way!!! how hard was it? be truthful.......:unsure:
Nov 27th 2008, 7:28 pm
Replies: 569
Views: 23,169
Posted By The Clarkeys

Re: Sept 07 - March 08 applicants check in thread

HI everyone!
Just checking in as not been on for ages - no house sale so depressed as hell!!
Hope everyone else is getting sorted and is either about to go or already has:D

Heading out to perth...
Oct 6th 2008, 7:54 pm
Replies: 569
Views: 23,169
Posted By The Clarkeys

Re: Sept 07 - March 08 applicants check in thread

just checking in with everyone. thought we had a really positive viewer at the weekend only to find out today that they put an offer in somewhere else between now and saturday. now applying for...
Sep 21st 2008, 6:58 pm
Replies: 3,697
Views: 130,617
Posted By The Clarkeys

Re: February 2008 Applicants

we are in exactly the same situation. i think its the extremes of going from sheer joy and disbelief at getting the visa and then the reality of not being able to book your flights straight away. ...
Sep 21st 2008, 6:48 pm
Replies: 3,697
Views: 130,617
Posted By The Clarkeys

Re: February 2008 Applicants

Ok I'm trying to catch up on about ten pages worth of the thread as had no internet due to OH helpfully tidying up for a viewer and breaking the internet thingumijig! i keep stopping and forgetting...
Sep 21st 2008, 6:44 pm
Replies: 3,697
Views: 130,617
Posted By The Clarkeys

Re: February 2008 Applicants

And you too Fly Away!!!!!!! WOOOHOOOO!!!!
Sep 21st 2008, 6:40 pm
Replies: 3,697
Views: 130,617
Posted By The Clarkeys

Re: February 2008 Applicants

YEAH!!!!!!!!
About time :thumbsup::thumbsup::thumbsup:
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