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A new complainy post or complainy post V2.

I’ll just address some of the previous issues, before I start whining again. The Internets – on hold till we get certificate of occupancy, but #1 son has a contact who gave me advice on what to get.  Hint:  not … Continue reading

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The Build – Update 2

Well all the containers have arrived and have been installed.  The subfloors are being put in. The start of the roofing structure is being installed.   We’ve been hampered slightly by stupidly hot days, and gale force winds.   The threat of … Continue reading

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A complainy post.

Because if I don’t write it down I wont remember the “fun” I’ve been having in future years. So my list of challenges to date.   The internet – good luck with getting internet in the country.  We have a … Continue reading

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Progress Photos #2

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New beginnings.

As some of you may know, we’ve bought some land and are now in the process of building a shipping container home. It’s coming along nicely, but a bit more stressful than I thought. Our land is 3 acres, on … Continue reading

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Road Trip – Maitland

Thursday (13 April) was our last day in Port Stephens.   We drove to Maitland to visit family at their restaurant – Fratelli Roma.  Beautiful food, well worth the drive.   Maitland is an interesting town, very country, main street … Continue reading

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Road Trip – Bathurst to Port Stevens

We stayed overnight in a converted convent/school on the outskirts of Bathurst, Mount Panorama was on our doorstep.   We had a drive around the track – you have to don’t you?   I’ve said it on other mediums – … Continue reading

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