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New Adelaide based Family

Postby borstalboy » Mon Apr 20, 2009 7:36 pm

My wife and I have decided to drag the kids away from all things that beep and show them theres more to life the whats on a screen. We had no gear at all three weeks ago, but now we have sleeping bags for all. I made sure my wifes was a really warm one. We have air mattresses, stoves that use the little cans. Good camp chairs and a table but I might get another one. All sorts of torches and lanterns. I check all the ads for second hand tents thinking I would have to spend around $500 for a good one, but I found a canvas one for $80, I reckon its a bargin(I hope the pic works)
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I am hope to do an overnighter at first in the next couple of weeks then a four day trip around end of May maybe either in the Flinders or Deep creek or York pen for some fishing depends all on weather.
Anyway I look forward to reading all your posts and learning a lot. We will be taking pics everywhere we go so you will see where we end up.
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Re: New Adelaide based Family

Postby GypsyLady » Mon Apr 20, 2009 9:06 pm

Hi borstalboy and WELCOME to the forum.

One thing I might suggest is to reduce the size of your pics before posting and second is to go back and read some of the older posts. There is a huge amount of info contained in them and they make for some great reading

One that comes to mind is a simple question about which toaster....really well worth reading and quite some time back.

Have a play with the search function too.....

Cheers Gypsy....

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Re: New Adelaide based Family

Postby Ricklanga » Mon Apr 20, 2009 9:16 pm

Welcome borstalboy,

Nice score with the tent. Looks in excellent condition.

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Re: New Adelaide based Family

Postby amanda » Tue Apr 21, 2009 8:22 am

You got a bargain with that tent - well done and welcome.
It's all fun and games until someone gets hurt - then it's bloody hilarious!
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Re: New Adelaide based Family

Postby Bill snd Morag » Tue Apr 21, 2009 9:07 pm

Welcome to the forum.
Lots of good information here...
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Re: New Adelaide based Family

Postby borstalboy » Wed Apr 22, 2009 8:27 am

Thank you all for your warm welcome.

We can't wait to get out there :hello:
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