Poor Weather? Take It Easy Man

So I’ve been getting updates on email and Facebook from friends back in the UK and the general consensus of opinion seems to be that the snow was great over Christmas however everyone is kind of getting ‘over it’ now. Looking on the BBC’s website today it looks like the […]

Happy Holidays Everyone!

G’day everyone! Well, in less that 14 hours time it’s going to be Christmas day here in Australia. For those ‘enjoying’ the snow throughout many countries in the Northern hemisphere, you’ll be interested to know that it’s forecast to be a not so chilly 36 Celsius here in Australia tomorrow. […]

$42 Billion stimulus package announced

We’re well past Christmas however Kevin Rudds Government continues with the handouts, announcing today that Low and middle-income earners will receive a $950 bonus as part of an extra $42 billion of spending in its latest bid to defy the economic gravity that is dragging down economies around the world. […]

Merry Christmas Everyone!

Well this is our third Christmas since we arrived down under and the family and I are really looking forward to a nice relaxing Christmas day. The Turkey has been taken out of the freezer and the next 24 hours should hopefully provide sufficient time for the thing to be […]

Merry Christmas

Hi Guys I Just thought I’d take a second to wish you all the very best for Christmas. Its our second Christmas here in Australia and it’s forecast to be a chilly 38 degrees Celsius today and an even more shivery 40 degrees C tomorrow :D We’ve got a pretty […]

House still on the market

Well, its been an interesting week since we were blobbed on by the buyers who decided to retract their offer due to marital issues. We instructed the Halifax to drop the price by a couple of grand and offer a £2000 cash back as an incentive for buyers to complete […]

House sale updates

Well, we have had our weekly update today. Ok, perhaps not an update as such just a voicemail from the Halifax (after being chased). Hopefully, it’s just a case of no real news is good news! The expectation from the broker was that our buyers would have paid the survey […]

Australia – Its States and territories

Australia consists of six states, two major mainland territories, and other minor territories. The states are New South Wales, Queensland, South Australia, Tasmania, Victoria and Western Australia. The two major mainland territories are the Northern Territory and the Australian Capital Territory. In most respects, the territories function similarly to the […]