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Mar 31, 2010, 01:00 AM
Is my CG correct?
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For camping at the site, is there limited spots or a bit more layed back than that-find some flat ground and throw down a tent? Just asking cause I am not sure if I will make it, very keen, but won't know till it gets a lot closer and therefore can't really go booking accomodation. I would even be happy sleeping on a verandah if there was one available, as long as I am dry I am normally happy
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Mar 31, 2010, 01:07 AM
Crikey never leave beer behind
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Plenty of camping space just contact Godfrey.
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Mar 31, 2010, 02:16 AM
Dave Pope Manawatu NZ
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Steve, can you pass on to Godfrey that I will be camping in a camper and plug in with 240v would be good.

Flights are booked, just need to book the camper.
Mar 31, 2010, 03:01 AM
Is my CG correct?
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Was wondering how you were going to get that over with you!!
Mar 31, 2010, 04:04 AM
Dave Pope Manawatu NZ
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Hire the camper, but cant bring the Dash 8 (shame) now working on the IA63 for the PSS.
Mar 31, 2010, 04:06 AM
Crikey never leave beer behind
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Yep no worries Dave
Mar 31, 2010, 04:33 AM
speedfreek
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Steve,

Re the camping grounds....what amenities are there? Showers, toilets etc.

I am considering camping this year (hope it aint as cold this year!) to join in the festivities and wasnt sure what the deal was with camping at Godfrey's.

Any details would be appreciated.


Waz
Mar 31, 2010, 04:39 AM
Crikey never leave beer behind
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Showers, toilets and Kitchen facilities plus BBQ and WIFI internet,plus swimming pool is all there . Didnt think it was all that cold though ,although that may have been the beer, Plenty of room for the big campfire to.
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Mar 31, 2010, 05:08 AM
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Originally Posted by steve wenban
Showers, toilets and Kitchen facilities plus BBQ and WIFI internet,plus swimming pool is all there . Didnt think it was all that cold though ,although that may have been the beer, Plenty of room for the big campfire to.
SteveW
If I remember correctly is was the wind that made it cold!
Mar 31, 2010, 06:24 AM
speedfreek
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Thanks for that Steve. Sounds good.
Mar 31, 2010, 05:00 PM
Entropy is happening!
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Wind chill


I didn't think it was cold at all down at the camp. There was a wind chill factor up on the mountain while we were flying though. After all it was late winter, and the wind was westerly.

Jim.
Mar 31, 2010, 05:51 PM
Crikey never leave beer behind
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Its actually spring at that time of year
•Summer: December to February
•Autumn: March to May
•Winter: June to August
•Spring: September to November
And yeah it was cold on the mountain but the norm for us isnt it ?
On the flat though it got quite warm at times
SteveW
Mar 31, 2010, 06:02 PM
Not a Doctor
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Originally Posted by steve wenban
•Summer: December to February
•Autumn: March to May
•Winter: June to August
•Spring: September to November
SteveW
Thanks for the info Steve. This is really gonna help me in the garden
I wondered why all those bulbs I planted never came up
Mar 31, 2010, 09:01 PM
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Trick with tomatoes is you are supposed to drop your daks and sit on the dirt. When it's no longer cold on your but cheeks, plant away. No one would bat an eyelid seeing you do that in Bondi anyway
Apr 01, 2010, 12:37 AM
Entropy is happening!
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Frequency registration.


Steve and others,

Do you think the frequency registration on page 1 of last year's thread is worth repeating? I think it was useful, as some advance indication of any others turning up operating on the same frequency is notified. How about we do it again?

That as well as the peg board. Just to be sure, to be sure.

Jim.


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