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      Cal
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      I Love Oz but,,,

      Why cant they have natural gas around here ?,i really hate cooking on an electric hob.We have said when we do the kitchen we will convert to the gas bottles but in the meantime its my pet hate!!lol
      Cal x

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      Mark and Jo
      I love Oz but....................my Mum and Dad arent here yet!

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      Quote Originally Posted by Cal View Post
      Why cant they have natural gas around here ?,i really hate cooking on an electric hob.We have said when we do the kitchen we will convert to the gas bottles but in the meantime its my pet hate!!lol
      Cal x
      Sheesh so backwards compared with Perth. I think you could get gas bottles installed and then run of that?

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      Happy in Onkaparinga Hill
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      Plenty of natural gas here at Tyke Towers.

      I blame this new diet Mrs Tyke (and I am) on.

      Lots of veg
      Quality furnished ,short term rentals.2 beautiful houses,in Woodcroft and Seaford. "Home from Home"
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      Roo1
      Quote Originally Posted by sheena View Post
      one of the other many things i love about oz that they are not so "up" with the latest name clothes which is great for me as my 15 year old son was well into the named clothes and it was costing me a fortune!! and the shoes he used to go through was unreal, and coz he's a size 12(uk) had to buy mens which are even dearer!! so for me im very pleased the aussies are not so into the named stuff!! might be rich within a year!!

      sheena
      Ahh, but I'm missing Next and Primark. I heard that might be coming to OZ, anyone know if thats a fact?
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      I love oz apart from the current infrastructure down in Rockingham. Just the one frigging KFC for 80, 000 folk! Now thats a crime.

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      Cal
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      Quote Originally Posted by Tim View Post
      I love oz apart from the current infrastructure down in Rockingham. Just the one frigging KFC for 80, 000 folk! Now thats a crime.
      OMG ,come to Brissy Tim ,they are on every bloomin street corner ,along with hungry jacks,macidees,fasta pasta,the list is endless,,
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      Mark and Jo
      Quote Originally Posted by chellem View Post
      the tiled floors are a pain in the backside
      Yep, I had my dress and tights on for work and stepped on my kitchen floor and ended up three feet further on than I intended!!!

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      Cal
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      i opted for wood look lino in the house and tiled look lino in the flat much better when the kids fall or drop anything and still dead easy to clean
      Cal x

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