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Post#1 » Sun Apr 18, 2004 3:06 pm

Hey all,

In the next two months I plan to head off to Sydney Australia for a year with the Work and Travel Company, basically you pay them a fee and they arrange your visa, work and temp accommodation until you're on your feet.

I was wondering has anyone done the same? Do we have any members currently living in Syndey who could offer advice or maybe who would like to meet up etc?

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Post#2 » Sun Apr 18, 2004 8:24 pm

Hey, why don't you just wait until 2006? I'm going to Australia on Rally Arura then! My auntie lives in Sydney!

Oh. i thought not.

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Post#3 » Mon Apr 19, 2004 1:50 pm

Sounds very exciting Tarrant! :superwow:
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Post#4 » Mon Apr 19, 2004 2:36 pm

Can I come Taz! ;) Sorry "mate", I dont know anyone in Sydney Austailia :) Have fun on your trip though and keep safe! :)
I was born to catch dragons in their dens
And pick flowers
To tell tales and laugh away the morning
To drift and dream like a lazy stream
And walk barefoot across sunshine days.

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Post#5 » Wed Apr 21, 2004 7:36 pm

I know the dentist from Finding nemo lives there!

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Post#6 » Wed Apr 21, 2004 7:39 pm

welcome 2 pt fox (can i say that without being on the council?)AUSTRALIA RULES!(im from the U.S. and still think Australia rules!)

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Post#7 » Thu Apr 29, 2004 5:25 pm

Thanx. Yeah Australia is great. Though at the moment it is very cold. And yay to Finding Nemo.

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Post#8 » Fri Apr 30, 2004 8:18 am

Yay! :D
What are you looking down here for?

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Post#9 » Thu May 06, 2004 11:07 pm

Hi I live in Melboune, which is south of Sydney. I flew to Canberra for a lotr convention in November, and i just wanted to say that if you happen to find your self in the Australian Capitol you should go to Paddy o'malley's pub. It is one of the friendliest places I have been to. However, in sydney and Canberra they don't have pints, like here in Melbourne. They have something called a middy, which is the same as a pint. Bugger it just come to Melbourne insted, better bars, and more beer.

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Post#10 » Tue May 11, 2004 8:10 pm

I know this thread's gone a little cold, but I just cant let it go can I?

For those of you who do not know, I am from Melbourne. I can't tell you what it's like, because I don't really have anything to compare it to. I have never been to Sydney, and am unable to leave the state of Victoria, so I'm sorry I can't meet up with any of you Sydney-ites or Canberra-ites.

Hi Fox. I think you are the first Melbourne-ite I have met at PT. Can you PM me and let me know which suburb? We could be neighbours!

Oh, and Go NEMO!
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