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Member Since 24/11/2018
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Location Brisbane

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But that's a fair cost to reduce the number of visible FTEs so the public don't complain about the size of government, right?
07/03/2021 - 11:47
I've been in various State goverment positions for 19 years and never heard of that one!
07/03/2021 - 11:43
Perfectly acceptable if you drive a black Honda apparently.
02/03/2021 - 21:42
I don't recall the taste of the water being particularly unusual. I do recall the giardiasis though, only ever experienced something like...
01/03/2021 - 21:37
They certainly didn't have fees when I went to school. Admittedly that was a long time ago, but at a guess I would say this idea of fees at...
28/02/2021 - 19:36
As someone who has been involved in bacterial water quality monitoring for a living I would qualify that statement with a '95+ percent of...
28/02/2021 - 19:30
Out of interest, how does the BMW servicing and parts stack up to that for the Kia?
15/02/2021 - 21:42
And a lot of people seem to forget these days that the fastest route between A and B may not be to try to pull out of the servo and drive...
10/02/2021 - 09:05
Don't talk to them, I never found that useful. Just take photos, give them the location, and they will send someone out within a day or...
22/01/2021 - 22:26
It is generally Council land. In Brisbane parking on the nature strip is an offence under the BCC Bylaws, hence one complains to BCC about...
22/01/2021 - 22:03
Don't complain about damage to grass, simply request that BCC enforce the/ir parking laws. I have always found BCC happy to oblige. Submit...
22/01/2021 - 21:58
I have a similar problem as the OP in my area and use Snap Send Solve. BCC have always responded within a couple of days and reported on...
22/01/2021 - 21:50
That was a good one. Did you see the one where a big winner was asked to return to the ticket seller to reenact the day he won for the...
21/01/2021 - 19:54
Heaps, it makes a great place to put a CPU.
17/01/2021 - 20:06
Same in Qld
08/01/2021 - 10:08
In places like Indonesia beef is commonly substituted for pork in the bacon making process. QT may be accustomed to thinking beef bacon is...
01/01/2021 - 13:29
Now that's the OzBargain spirit. I can't imagine doing it another way except on the odd occassion when one is ill-prepared.
26/12/2020 - 14:47
Hint: Leave the Beamer unlocked in the driveway with the cash clearly visible to provide that little extra accessibility. Write a post on...
24/12/2020 - 08:39
Lol, I"m sure most people would make a mint and sleep well at night just chucking the money in an ETF somewhere.
07/12/2020 - 01:00
1. I imagine that 95% of people make no choice/s as to how their Super is invested, they just adopt the default Balanced option. 2. Even...
06/12/2020 - 20:05
Up-vote for not coming back :)
20/11/2020 - 18:24
You have to love a phylogenetic tree with no scale bar. I guess it helps prevent reality getting in the way of a good story.
15/11/2020 - 13:11
Good find, thanks. Might be a good time to replace my 20+ year old unit.
13/11/2020 - 22:17
What are these 'strains' of SARS-CoV-2 that you refer to? The genetic variability of the virus around the world and through time appears to...
12/11/2020 - 14:47
Plus if medical professionals have no qualms with a treatment one would think it was both reasonably safe and effective.
12/11/2020 - 14:40
I've just spent 5 weeks travelling around coastal central and north Qld and accomodation managers have all reported gang-buster business,...
10/10/2020 - 13:35
Michellin, for example, have a six year warranty and reccomend replacement after 10 years. Note that even at 10 years there is no real...
10/10/2020 - 13:30
Let me guess, you work in a tyre shop?
06/09/2020 - 21:54
As someone living in south west Brisbane with ducted AC my opinion is almost diametrically opposed. Why? Primarily because we use ceiling...
23/07/2020 - 14:51
I fully expected they would tell you that you absolutely must isolate, at least as far as practical from other householders and entirely...
22/07/2020 - 22:48