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Re: Odds & Sods
« Reply #30 on: September 10, 2009, 04:19 PM »
Great sense of humour, those Aussies!
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Re: Odds & Sods
« Reply #31 on: September 10, 2009, 09:14 PM »
Great sense of humour, those Aussies!

Some weird place names as well...............




Tumbi Umbi,
Kangy Angy
Watanobbi
Dora Creek
Piles Creek
Yorkies Knob
Fanny Bay
Innaloo
Wooloomooloo
Humpty Doo
Chinaman's Knob
Kittakittaooloo
Middle Intercourse Island
Wagga Wagga
Wet Beaver Creek
Boolaboolka
Boongoondoo
Toolong
Wonglepong
Tom Ugly
Rooty Hill (GG used to live near here)
Boing Boing
Come by Chance
Nowhere Else
Poowong
Mount Buggery
Loos
Jimcumbilly
Humpybong
Gin Gin
Foul Bay
Peculiar Knob

Makes 'West End' sound positively boring  ;)
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Re: Odds & Sods
« Reply #32 on: September 12, 2009, 03:46 AM »
Where does Kiwi keep getting these from?

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Re: Odds & Sods
« Reply #33 on: September 12, 2009, 11:18 AM »
hi bill it must be the work of our alien friend  ;D

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Re: Odds & Sods
« Reply #34 on: September 13, 2009, 06:22 PM »
Those Aussies seem to like their knobs!

Still, we have plenty of odd names here in the UK:
http://www.ashton-under-lyne.com/placenames.htm
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Re: Odds & Sods
« Reply #35 on: September 13, 2009, 11:29 PM »
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Re: Odds & Sods
« Reply #36 on: September 13, 2009, 11:30 PM »
Cute  8)
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Re: Odds & Sods
« Reply #37 on: September 13, 2009, 11:34 PM »
Some more  :)











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Re: Odds & Sods
« Reply #38 on: September 14, 2009, 11:26 AM »
Never seen anything like that down on the allotment!!!!!

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Re: Odds & Sods
« Reply #39 on: September 16, 2009, 02:03 AM »
I'm sure we should have turned right.
On a similar note a couple of characters just crossed one of the worlds nastier stretches of water in a Toyota Townace !!  :o, Cook Strait has claimed many ships, the Wahine and Mikhail Lermentov amongst them........
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Re: Odds & Sods
« Reply #40 on: September 22, 2009, 09:44 PM »

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Re: Odds & Sods
« Reply #41 on: September 22, 2009, 11:47 PM »
I'm tempted to try this.

Don't forget to video it  ;)
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Re: Odds & Sods
« Reply #42 on: September 26, 2009, 07:38 PM »
I have had some whoopers running round seems it always happens about this time of the yr but I never kill them or throw them out because they keep other insects away I just let them roam around Fudge

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Re: Odds & Sods
« Reply #43 on: September 26, 2009, 07:53 PM »
I like spiders but there was a humongus (can't spell it) one last night and cos the cat was eyeing it up my husband put it in the glass and put it outside

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Re: Odds & Sods
« Reply #44 on: September 26, 2009, 09:35 PM »
Yes I know what you mean about your cat mine is the same thinks it a new toy so I have to move him till its gone Fudge