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Forum: New Zealand
Nov 16th 2009, 2:37 am
Replies: 11
Views: 854
Posted By Rustie

Re: Swap Markets - the green $

I think it's a lovely idea and it's great to hear these things being organised!

We've sort of had an 'unofficial' swap at work, where i've given eggs and others give me fruit or whatever in return...
Forum: NZ Update
Nov 10th 2009, 2:52 am
Replies: 165
Views: 33,508
Posted By Rustie

Re: 2years on and it's still crap.

You have to reside in the UK and have a 'permanant' address to have free dental care in the UK, even then you put your name down on the list which could be a while! My daughter was waiting for all...
Forum: New Zealand
Nov 9th 2009, 6:57 am
Replies: 24
Views: 1,151
Posted By Rustie

Re: help with an enquiry driving permit in nz

Driving regulations are legislation, so apply to everyone no matter what their residency status. :thumbup:
Forum: NZ Update
Nov 9th 2009, 2:36 am
Replies: 165
Views: 33,508
Posted By Rustie

Re: 2years on and it's still crap.

Lucky??? It takes alot of hard work and money to move to NZ, luck has nothing to do with it! :huh:

I'm not saying i'm unhappy here, but it IS expensive, the wages (over most jobs) are more...
Forum: New Zealand
Nov 5th 2009, 1:09 am
Replies: 7
Views: 762
Posted By Rustie

Re: builders to contact

For building and grounds work, i've used Builderscrack http://builderscrack.co.nz/ which gives really rough estimates, plus you can post a job and get a multitude of all types of tradespeople to give...
Forum: New Zealand
Nov 4th 2009, 1:57 am
Replies: 20
Views: 2,749
Posted By Rustie

Re: VERY IMPORTANT

What a lovely idea! I'm definately in! :thumbsup:
Forum: New Zealand
Nov 3rd 2009, 10:39 pm
Replies: 22
Views: 1,463
Posted By Rustie

Re: new road rules from tomorrow 1st Nov

The introduction of the no using mobiles is long overdue in my opinion! It's been proven time and time again how bad it is, it's even more dangerous than drinking and driving (depending on how...
Forum: New Zealand
Aug 18th 2009, 11:34 pm
Replies: 6
Views: 626
Posted By Rustie

Re: driving licence

By HGV I guess you mean NZ Class 2 licence?
Forum: New Zealand
Aug 10th 2009, 11:12 pm
Replies: 21
Views: 1,412
Posted By Rustie

Re: Cost of Dentist

Oooo, where's your dentist Vital? I'm a bit fed up with mine and their prices, they never tell me how much it'll be and don't consider the fact that i may not be able to afford it straight away. ...
Forum: New Zealand
Aug 10th 2009, 11:01 pm
Replies: 33
Views: 2,319
Posted By Rustie

Re: Vermin

I have that problem with mine as well Wooly!! I've one pommie cat and a kiwi one and both of them seem to look the other way! :confused:

In fact my daughter walked into her bedroom and...
Forum: New Zealand
Aug 10th 2009, 10:56 pm
Replies: 33
Views: 2,319
Posted By Rustie

Re: Vermin

Same as stoats, in that they kill young birds, eggs, etc.... I've not had much of a problem with them (touch wood!) but one of my chooks was bitten by something, probably one of them, when she...
Forum: New Zealand
Aug 10th 2009, 10:54 pm
Replies: 33
Views: 2,319
Posted By Rustie

Re: Vermin

I found the best way to get rats to eat bait is to have it in a tub under the sink, the buggers chew through the tub and eat the lot! :blink::unsure: Blue poop everywhere! Unfortunately that's...
Forum: New Zealand
Aug 10th 2009, 4:39 am
Replies: 33
Views: 2,319
Posted By Rustie

Re: Vermin

Have to say that this year (winter) has been particularly bad for rats for us :unsure: (and mice), we've had them in the house for the first time and even had to escourt one out of the lounge a...
Forum: New Zealand
Aug 10th 2009, 4:27 am
Replies: 22
Views: 1,829
Posted By Rustie

Re: How much money is enough when emigrating?

As others have said, it does depend on your salary, Plus where you are planning on living, how big your mortgage will be, how many children you have, what sort of living you want, how many cars,...
Forum: New Zealand
Aug 10th 2009, 4:11 am
Replies: 39
Views: 1,926
Posted By Rustie

Re: Running... Running... Running...

I was tempted by the ¼ Auckland one, but 6:45AM!!!! :blink: Blimey, i only thought that existed at the end of a good night out not the beginning of the day! :rofl:

I used to run but have been...
Forum: New Zealand
Jul 31st 2009, 10:30 am
Replies: 14
Views: 853
Posted By Rustie

Re: Orewa Restaurants

i have to agree! My daughter likes the occasional mc'd's but her dad recently took her to aussie for 2 weeks and within 2 days she was begging for salads!! :rofl:

I always told her that i don't...
Forum: New Zealand
Jul 29th 2009, 8:25 am
Replies: 14
Views: 853
Posted By Rustie

Re: Orewa Restaurants

I think that's the problem that most of the restaurants are facing in Orewa Lapsedkiwi......it's winter anyway, most of their clientele are either old or families with young children, both of which...
Forum: New Zealand
Jul 29th 2009, 12:23 am
Replies: 54
Views: 3,379
Posted By Rustie

Re: Living the Dream

Waiwera Spa Pools is lovely with lots of slides for the kids, movie pool plus an assortment of thermals :thumbup:

It's North Auckland past Orewa and Hatfields Beach but i hear it's much better...
Forum: New Zealand
Jul 29th 2009, 12:15 am
Replies: 14
Views: 853
Posted By Rustie

Re: Orewa Restaurants

It very much depends on what food you would like to eat and how much money you'd like to spend?

The most expensive is probably Joust, which has top range main meals around $30 mark (and in my...
Forum: New Zealand
Jul 28th 2009, 2:45 am
Replies: 80
Views: 4,291
Posted By Rustie

Re: Is it this bad??

You need to take another one of the green pills Genesis, that'll settle you down.......just stay away from the little blue ones! :eek:
Forum: New Zealand
Jul 28th 2009, 2:33 am
Replies: 80
Views: 4,291
Posted By Rustie

Re: Is it this bad??

Blimey i waffled then!! :rofl:
Forum: New Zealand
Jul 28th 2009, 2:33 am
Replies: 80
Views: 4,291
Posted By Rustie

Re: Is it this bad??

I can understand the feeling of wondering if you've made a mistake and a small amount of wishful thinking that goes along with that, BUT i think part of that and the conspiracy theories that goes on...
Forum: New Zealand
Jul 28th 2009, 1:38 am
Replies: 80
Views: 4,291
Posted By Rustie

Re: Is it this bad??

I REALLY had to search and managed to find this one here http://www.stuff.co.nz/national/crime/2678039/Woman-stable-after-stabbing-in-hostel
Forum: New Zealand
Jul 28th 2009, 12:56 am
Replies: 35
Views: 1,438
Posted By Rustie

Re: Karma Dillema...

Oooooo! I just went and checked mine as i didn't know how to and i've actually got some!!! :rofl:

I'd better go and do as Bev says now ;)
Forum: New Zealand
Jul 20th 2009, 12:11 am
Replies: 80
Views: 4,291
Posted By Rustie

Re: Is it this bad??

Maybe they used a different search engine as, according to that website, they are censured by google? :blink:

http://newzeelend.wordpress.com/google-censorship/
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