G'day from Oz

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  1. Ozi MiKe

    Ozi MiKe Read Only Funster

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    G'day
    I have been a motorhomer in Australia for over 10years and we are still enjoying our chosen part-time lifestyle. In 2013 we undertook a 105 day motorhome trip from Frankfurt to Frankfurt around some of the continent. It was a great experience and I would love to return and this time drive on the left side of the road around the UK. We met many "Brits/pommies" :) in Europe and enjoyed out time with Jonathan and Susan in France.
    I am a member of the Campervan and Motorhome Club of Australia (CMCA) and regularly attend club meets in our local area around Brisbane.
    I look forward to reading your forum and gaining lots of insight into the European motorhome activities

    Cheerz

    MiKe
     
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    Welcome, this is a great club - come and join us! Excellent rallies, lots of friendly people, and many posts on this forum which you will enjoy!
     
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    G'day Mike; welcome to the Fun. Need to get yer £10 Tenner out to keep posting ole'mate.

    It'll be the best Tenner you ever spent.....#

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    Hi and welcome to FUN. (y)
     
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    Hi Mike
    Welcome to fun we are currently down under in Perth on a house/car exchange for 6 months . Did Queensland two years ago in a Wicked van it was a little loud for us got a lot of stares 2 old fogies in a van with boobs and bums hand painted on the sides
     
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    Yes Wanderer, those vans have quite a reputation and are not well accepted because of some of the ?????? graffiti they have as a paint scheme. I know some camp sites do not allow them to stay at all. It is a pity because many of the drivers do not like the livery but only find out the consequences after they have paid for the hire.
     
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    Hi Mike, welcome to the fun (y)
     
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    Hi Mike and welcome to the Fun!:welc::party:
     
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    Hi Mike and welcome to Fun from Bonnie Scotland
     
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    Hello Mike welcome to Fun :welc:
     
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    Hi Ozi MiKe,Welcome to the shite sorry, site.What part of Brisbane are you?our daughter lives in Padington,and we often visit.I have to say I'm impressed with Brisbane,the city planners seem to have got it right especially the riverside.
     
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    Mr Ed, we are in Annerley
    I have just met Tom and Sue in "The Wizened of Oz" in a Bailey in Oz. Their FUN banner stands out like the proverbial appendages
     
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    Gee Griff, can we wait till the exchange rate improves? Do I get a senior convict's discount :)
     
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    Good morning Mike and welcome from a sunny south of England.
     
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    Hi:).....what Griff meant is you only get 5 free posts and then if you decide to join FUN & pay you'll get access to the full site.:)

    Well worth it mate:D
     
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    Welcome and I can confirm Debs message, one of the best £10 I have spent!

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