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Has multicultralism failed?
21-11-2015, 07:59 AM
FAF members who call New Zealand Home.
WTD: P/Steer unit for TD
20-09-2013, 07:51 PM
Discussion room for members and those interested in photography.
Few of my Pics
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Discussion relating to computer soft and hardware. Internet, games, programs...
The great NBN
09-03-2015, 08:59 AM
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BTW: means "By the way"
IMO means "In my opinion"
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Was silly enough to get into a discussion with a techno nut and ended up buying myself a digital personal audio player capable of 24 bit play at very high output... Whatever, capable of some pretty extreme stuff.
Apparently it's the only thing that does what it does, is an android asked machine,...
With the Holidays upon us I would like to share a personal experience with my friends about drinking and driving.
As you may know some of us have been known to have brushes with the authorities from time to time on the way home after a "social session" out with friends.
Well over the...
I was just reading a link about this new coolant, apparently it can last the lifetime of the engine.
I just thought I'd paste this link because I haven't ever heard of such a thing, until today!
More of a question to the mods & owners of this web site.... What counter measures do you have that combat spamming?
Why I ask this question is that spamming seems to be picking up here and before you know it can get out of control which spoils the forum....
It is known in the...
hey guys i will make it brief my mate has a 80's model hilux with the soarer v8 4L in it. he was getting a mechanic to put new coils, i think a 3d wold system, trumpets, dyno. he stopped working on it for months so we went to see why and what was going on and he recons he has stopped because...
Just wondering if anyone works in the mines and lives in Kalgoorlie?
Was looking to try and get a job there.
Didn't see a thread on said topic, so I'll step up and create one in the hopes that I am not alone. ;)
Anyone out there that spends some of their free time regularly attending the gym, combat sports, into fitness, etc.?
Me, been training at the local fitness center (HATE those words) for bit...
what has been people experience with private health insurence?
iam looking at just an extra's cover one mainly for dental and chrio etc
what are your thoughts on it
does any one know much about this group failure?
the local company H&H AIR advertised like crazy and had a good name.the TV said they closed owing heaps.
some parts of the group was doing good with names i know like Actron.
I left this industry 2 years ago as it was imploding due to fluffy...
They are currently trying to force a bill through parliament to restrict the sale of ammunition to firearms owners in the hope it may have an effect on gun crime in western Sydney.
Might sound like a good idea until you think about the facts, criminals are just that criminals and donít have any...
Who are people with? I've just started with TPG (100gig plus a phone for $49/month, 6 month contract) which a few friends have found quite good.
takes a look at my falcon :(
someone reversed into me and insurance wont help me till he makes a claim..
Anyone know what's happening, I cant get Finalgear.com to load....
:( my 21st birthday present got ruined the other night by a duracel battery leaking into it
this annoyed me greatly this is a LED Lenser Torch research the brand and you'll know why im annoyed!
how do you get the dried battery acid out?? i have tried the whole use vinegar etc etc etc i just...
Crazy ex wife of mate is stalking me and my girlfriend because we are still friends with my mate not her and we think shes a try hard dumb.........
if we go to the police nothing will happen to her shell try and get "revenge" no point on a AVO or court or anything as stated before she'll ignore...
He fell off a ladder can you believe that?
So after 20 years and the pressure and expectation that comes with being the 5th generation farmer,i"ve finally found the courage to stand up and tell my truth,i hate farming animals,its fundamentally wrong in all aspects,these beings think,feel,smell,taste and they suckle their new-borns just like...
What are peoples thoughts on the new phone? I've got to upgrade my current 3G and even though the 4S isn't as good as people were expecting, it seems OK. Sticking with Apple makes it easier to keep everything linked via itunes and my iPad too.
I'm interested about this Siri feature too....
Hi does anyone know how to unlock a nokia 5110 that has a sim lock on it.I know its a old phone but I need it to be unlocked.Thanks in advance for any info.
just had the worst week every from sat night not getting a hint of sleep to having arguments with almost everyone threw the day to finish the week off on thursday with 2! not 1 but TWO!!! accidents one i was the driver one i was the passenger!!! BOTH I HAVE TO PAY FOR!!!!!
Not getting quite the internet access I have in the past I have been a little quiet, but that can happen sometimes.
Have been the last half a year or so living in Shanghai China, and I like it. I wouldn't say I am 100% fond of the job but that is nothing to do with the country or people so much...
Hey everyone. My current plan runs out in October so I need a new plan. I've currently got an iPhone 3 through 3/Vodafone although I'll be moving to rural NSW some time next year so will probably go to Telstra.
I'm debating buying a phone out-right and then just paying for the calls (pre-paid or a...
I don't know if anyone is into racing games but there's a game (simulation based) coming out on Xbox 360 called Forza Motorsport 4.
If anyone hasn't played the earlier games check it out.
Anyway, this will be the first time our classic cars will be featuring in a game and the first announcement...
What movies have people seen recently? I don't usually see a lot but recently I've seen two, X Man and Pirates of the Caribbean 4.
X Man: I'm not a huge fan of sci-fi so I didn't have very high expectations. I was essentially dragged there by friends! But I was pleasantly surprised. Whilst the...
This is sooo much more interesting than the study I'm meant to be doing!
Anyone else have/fly model planes?
HIGH 5 on the new server and what not MUUUUUUUUUUUUUUUUUCH faster
Anyone had any dealings with these people???
so far they are going to get some mega negative feedback on here and anywhere else i can find but has anyone else delt with them?
The other half scored a fridge off a friend today. Great
So I went and borrowed a mated ute and off her and I go. It looked brand new and it was cheap. All good.
So I only had her and her friend to help me get it onto the back of the ute. Had half a hernia but got it on and secured in the upright...
Hey All, :Hey:
It's been a while since i've been back here, i just bought an Xr6 :) so i thought i would share my new toy..
I'm not very familiar with it.. also should i be made aware of any major issues with it? :confused:
well yeah you probably thinking, wat the hek is this guy on about. Anyway , was out and about and got thirsty so walked into a seven eleven and im looking next to the v energy drinks and i see
Pepsi Raw. Now, i was curious to know wat it tasted like.
and i tell you. yep wait for it.
Anyone been there? Either later this year or early 2012 Iím planning on heading over for two or so weeks and attempting to do some primary health care education with some locals (I'm a guest speaker - not bad since I'm only in first year hahaha). But I expect to have some time off to travel around...
For those who may not have heard, CASA (Australiaís aviation safety authority) have grounded Tigerís entire fleet for 7 days due to safety concerns. Apparently thereís been two previous warnings and this was the final nail in the coffin.
It seems that everyoneís anger has been directed at Tiger...
It rained tonight. A lot. In a very short amount of time.
It really, really, really, really, really pissed down. It started over a few minutes and went for about half an hour. Not a particularly long time, but there was too much water for drainage systems to handle, resulting in lakes of...
Initial phone call: 6:35pm
Filled up with petrol near home: 7:15pm
Arrived at seller's house: 11:41pm
Distance driven so far: 483km
Time spent at seller's house: 13 minutes
Time arrived home: 5:53am
Total distance driven: 948km
hey people was just board on the net and came across this website.
this guys is trying to do something pretty crazy. i gave him buck.
there is no scam he doesnt even want your email. so i thought why not.
check it out have a laugh www.scababuck.com.au
looks like he has just started it.
I sincerely hope that this may assist any male on this forum
PROSTATE ANTIGEN SERUM (PSA) BLOOD TEST
TO ME, IT IS A GOOD BLOOD TEST INDICATOR FOR POTENTIAL TROUBLE!
Iinherited this tool can anybody tell me anything about it bar the obvious
had any shocking ebay experiences?
thought id try and buy a jacket, found a nice one but couldnt buy it in australia and the company wouldnt ship it, so i looked on ebay. found a few examples.
bought it, and a week later the seller refunded my money. bought it again from another seller, same...
As you will have seen if you've watched any news in the last few days, a cop passed away after being shot in the head by an armed robber.
I've worked with cops in the past (as a paramedic) and I'm amazed at how tough their job is and how much rubbish they have to deal with. It's certainly sad that...
need a new phone and im checking out iphones, blackberries, etc. i do heaps of sms and facebook/twitter stuff and itd be handy to have it all the time.
vodafone is not an option. they have continually stuffed me about and have cost me quite a lot of money (prepaid), then there are the dropouts...
i was inspired by the post on prostate cancer, and thought i would share my story as well.
about 2 years ago, well 2 years ago, i suffered pneumonia in its serious stage.
the thing im trying to point out is that if you get a cold, you should never attempt to ignore the doctor, becuase...
Not what you think though.
You may have heard that Angus and Robertson as well as Borders bookshops have just gone into administration. And, frankly, it comes as no surprise. I wonder if publishers/authors...
hey, i need some good holden insults. my mates been killing me with his ford jokes - F**ked On Race Day (FORD) , ********* Pov Vehicles (FPV) etc. Any ideas?
Whilst working and, every wed night we change specials for the next weeks specials a customer comes up to one of the ends i had just finished and was about to take one and i just friendly reminded him it wasnt untill tommorow so he replies
" oh okay, so whats on special then" i told him the...
There has been 65 confirmed dead so far with unfortunatly many more to come once buildings are pulled apart,my thoughts are with my fellow kiwis from the south and help is on its way in a huge way.
Iíve just bought a bike (mostly for fitness purposes)and keen to know what you think. Itís a Giant Cypress 2 hybrid and set me back $530, which was less than I was expecting. Comes with adjustable suspension (like a Ferrari 458 Italia I suppose...) and seat suspension. I didnít want a racer as Iím...
Hello everyone. As the title says. Please just stop it. Now I know you are all saying but I don't. Sorry but it happens to me all the bloody time.
I am an advanced riding instructor and have been for over a decade. Doing this I am going at silly speeds and pushing a bike to near it limits. And in...
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