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Forum: Australia
Apr 12th 2012, 1:06 pm
Forum: Australia
Apr 11th 2012, 10:06 pm
Replies: 3
Views: 650
Posted By THORPES

Re: Teenagers Coomera Waters Gold Coast?

Just bumping up in the hope that anyone can offer info.

Thanks
Forum: Australia
Apr 4th 2012, 1:41 pm
Replies: 3
Views: 650
Posted By THORPES

Teenagers Coomera Waters Gold Coast?

Hi

We are hoping to move to Coomera Waters and have visted before.

We like the community feel and have friends there. However, they all have smaller children and we have a 15 year old boy.
...
Forum: Australia
May 14th 2011, 9:33 am
Replies: 291
Views: 30,942
Posted By THORPES

Re: Scotland V England / Christmas in July meet?

Thanks, see you all then. :thumbsup:

Jill
xxx
Forum: Australia
May 13th 2011, 10:26 am
Replies: 291
Views: 30,942
Posted By THORPES

Re: Scotland V England / Christmas in July meet?

Hi
I have just noticed this thread. We would love to come along.
There is me (Jill), OH (warren) and our 2 boys Liam who is 14 and Jack who is 9.

Jill
xxx:thumbup:
Forum: Australia
Apr 24th 2011, 8:52 am
Replies: 1
Views: 642
Posted By THORPES

Items for sale - Gold Coast

Hi
We have moved into a furnished property and therefore we are selling a few items. All are in excellent condition and only 3 MONTHS OLD.

Also advertised on Gumtree.

WASHING MACHINE -...
Forum: Australia
Feb 21st 2011, 12:20 am
Replies: 27
Views: 4,059
Posted By THORPES

Re: moving from brissie to caloundra

I dont think I will be able to make tomorrow as my son is off school sick. :(

Sorry but would love to meet up again.

xxx
Forum: Australia
Feb 17th 2011, 11:28 pm
Replies: 27
Views: 4,059
Posted By THORPES

Re: moving from brissie to caloundra

Hi, not sure if I will get in trouble but on PIO website there is a meet for all the family.
Its on Saturday 26th Feb at the Buderim Tavern from 7pm.

Jill
xxx

Sorry to mods if I shouldnt put...
Forum: Australia
Feb 17th 2011, 11:23 pm
Replies: 27
Views: 4,059
Posted By THORPES

Re: moving from brissie to caloundra

Hi, he is a Spray Painter/ French Polisher.

He had a telephone call from the job in Caloundra and they have offered him full time work starting next Thursday. :thumbsup: He is over the moon and...
Forum: Australia
Feb 14th 2011, 5:16 am
Replies: 2
Views: 934
Posted By THORPES

Re: New friends wanted

Hi I have replied to other thread too. I am free Tuesdays. will be good to meet.

Jill xx
Forum: Australia
Feb 14th 2011, 5:13 am
Replies: 27
Views: 4,059
Posted By THORPES

Re: moving from brissie to caloundra

Yeah he is really tired but says its worth it to live here. He is waiting for a start date for a job in Caloundra so hopefully not be for much longer.
Forum: Australia
Feb 14th 2011, 5:12 am
Replies: 27
Views: 4,059
Posted By THORPES

Re: moving from brissie to caloundra

Hi

Im free Tuesday next week too. :thumbsup: Just tell me when and were.

Jill xxx
Forum: Australia
Feb 13th 2011, 1:10 pm
Replies: 2
Views: 934
Posted By THORPES

New friends wanted

Hi
Me, OH and 2 boys aged 14 and 9 have moved to Mooloolaba 3 weeks ago and are hoping to meet other families with children the same age.

We orginally stayed on the Gold Coast for 8 weeks but...
Forum: Australia
Feb 13th 2011, 12:46 pm
Replies: 27
Views: 4,059
Posted By THORPES

Re: moving from brissie to caloundra

Hi

I would love to meet for a coffee too.
We have moved to Mooloolaba 3 weeks ago after staying on the Gold Coast for 8 weeks.
I have 2 boys aged 9 and 14 and they both attend Mountain Creek...
Forum: Australia
Sep 18th 2009, 10:44 pm
Replies: 24
Views: 1,841
Posted By THORPES

Re: Worried about jobs.

my husband has travelled first and its took him 4 weeks to get a labouring job. He is a furniture sprayer by trade and he sent about 50 cv's via email and in person. He has telephoned and visited...
Forum: The Barbie
Mar 6th 2009, 9:41 pm
Replies: 15
Views: 2,578
Posted By THORPES

Re: i need to go home please

Hi cant offer any advice to raise funds, but cheap flights with Royal Brunai airlines. Not sure if fly from Perth but we paid $3,500 to fly from Brisbane - Heathrow last month for 3 adults and 1...
Forum: Australia
Mar 2nd 2009, 6:21 pm
Replies: 22
Views: 1,891
Posted By THORPES

Re: Confused in oz

Hi
We moved to gold coast on 25th jan and only stayed a month. my oh sent loads of cv's and went to loads of spray painting companies and was told nothing going. he did start at 2 jobs, 1st said...
Forum: The Barbie
Dec 13th 2008, 2:25 pm
Replies: 21
Views: 1,606
Posted By THORPES

Re: staying strong in australia

My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.
Stay strong and all the best.

Jill
xxx
Forum: Australia
Nov 26th 2008, 2:35 pm
Replies: 11
Views: 1,074
Posted By THORPES

Re: Accommodation Brisbane

Hi
We have just booked 21 days at Ashmore Palms holiday resort on the Gold Coast.
We have never been but lots of people have recomended it.
They also do interim cabins for a longer stay.

hope...
Forum: The Barbie
Nov 26th 2008, 10:13 am
Replies: 87
Views: 4,047
Posted By THORPES

Re: what age did you marry

Met - Me 18 Him 19
Moved in together/had 1st child - me 19 him 20 :eek:
Engaged - me 20 him 22
2nd child - me 24 him 25
married - me 30 him 31.

Still drive each other mad but also have a laugh...
Forum: Australia
Nov 22nd 2008, 1:07 pm
Replies: 29
Views: 1,727
Posted By THORPES

Re: anyone leaving in january 2009?

No we are also worried as we have no jobs as yet and also limited funds. :(
We also have 2 boys but they are aged 12 and 7.
Jill
xxx
Forum: Australia
Nov 22nd 2008, 10:48 am
Replies: 29
Views: 1,727
Posted By THORPES

Re: anyone leaving in january 2009?

Hi Debbie
Wow we will be on the same flight.
We havent sorted out accomodation yet. :eek: We have been looking at Ashmore holiday park on GC.
We are not sure where to base. We want to look at GC &...
Forum: Australia
Nov 21st 2008, 1:01 pm
Replies: 29
Views: 1,727
Posted By THORPES

Re: anyone leaving in january 2009?

Hi

We have booked to leave for Brisbane on 25th Jan at 22.05 from Heathrow.:thumbsup:
Cant wait now.

Jill
xxx
Nov 11th 2008, 12:51 pm
Replies: 16
Views: 3,242
Posted By THORPES

Re: 1 year in......

Well done.

Thanks for the great post. Its good to hear from families who have made it with little money.:thumbup:
Its reasured me that we can do it also.

Hope your daughter gets better soon.
...
Forum: Australia
Nov 7th 2008, 12:46 pm
Replies: 2
Views: 470
Posted By THORPES

Re: Which Bank Account?

Thanks.

I have just had a look and it seems easy enough.:)

Jill
xxx
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