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flapsforty
29th Mar 2002, 13:19
Few more days and the Oz Bash kicks off.. .This to let you lot know that I am cross-eyed-green with envy of Velvet. <img border="0" title="" alt="[Big Grin]" src="biggrin.gif" /> . .Please keep us non-attendees posted regularly on activities, scandals, mishaps, impressions of fellow prooners, the state of GG's house on . .the morning after, the size of Coconuts' watch <img border="0" title="" alt="[Wink]" src="wink.gif" /> . .and all other salient details!. .Vel you did well traveling over, have loadsa fun! <img border="0" title="" alt="[Smile]" src="smile.gif" /> . .. .All local Bashers, wish I could be there to meet you all, have a drink (or 2 or 20) to absent friends!! . .&lt;kiss&gt;. .falps

sprocket
29th Mar 2002, 13:51
Yeah, likewise. Does everyone have to bring their own oxen? <img border="0" title="" alt="[Eek!]" src="eek.gif" /> . .. .Perhaps some whizz kid can set up a web cam so us unfortunates can keep an eye on the frovilities and friviolities <img border="0" title="" alt="[Big Grin]" src="biggrin.gif" />

BlueDiamond
29th Mar 2002, 13:57
Never mind, Flaps ... if it's any consolation your OzBash shirt is ready for you. Of course we would have much preferred for you to come and collect it yourself but maybe next time ... . .. .We'll have a drink or two or three to absent friends and definitely keep you posted on the deeds/misdeeds of the participating crew.. .. . <img border="0" title="" alt="[Big Grin]" src="biggrin.gif" />

Feeton Terrafirma
29th Mar 2002, 15:31
I can't wait to see my T-shirt. Heard from Binos about your special effort Blue. Muchly appreciated, and you will be thanked in the usual manner. What do you drink?

BlueDiamond
29th Mar 2002, 17:58
Vodka & Tonic thanks Feets ... and you're very welcome. See you on Tuesday.

OzExpat
29th Mar 2002, 18:19
Okay, okay, I'll be the bunny who opens the floodgates... who else, apart from our especially beloved Flappie - whom I shall miss greatly - won't be at Ozbash? Please signify to that effect here and we'll try to have a drink or 6 for ya! <img border="0" title="" alt="[Big Grin]" src="biggrin.gif" /> . .. .There, that outta keep us drinking... <img border="0" title="" alt="[Eek!]" src="eek.gif" />

Binoculars
29th Mar 2002, 18:28
Err, ahem... a small clarification here. Select snippets of not too damaging information and harmless if titillating photos may well be released to the great unwashed via this site, but the great Aussie Rule Numero Uno will apply; What Happens on the Field Stays on the Field. Nothing like the camaraderie of those who know the real truth!. .. .There are several people I would love to have had joining us. For various reasons they cannot, but Your Esteemed and Delicious Flapsness, you are top of the list, and we will certainly be drinking to absent friends. Maybe even more than once... <img border="0" title="" alt="[Smile]" src="smile.gif" /> . .. .I might add that after talking to GG this morning, it seems it has been decided that since a lot of people are arriving in Melbourne on Monday night there is no point wasting it. So much for arriving fresh on Tuesday, a four day pissup is obviously not considered enough... God I love these people!. .. .Three more sleeps......

BlueDiamond
29th Mar 2002, 18:29
Oh heck, OzE, now you've done it ... I was hoping to get in at least three or four hours of sleep a night. . .. . <img border="0" title="" alt="[Wink]" src="wink.gif" />

AerBabe
29th Mar 2002, 20:03
So unfair that I couldn't make it... pushing back the frontiers of science just has to come first though <img border="0" title="" alt="[Frown]" src="frown.gif" /> . .. .Have a great time all of you, can't wait to see the photos/hear the gossip! <img border="0" title="" alt="[Wink]" src="wink.gif" /> <img border="0" title="" alt="[Razz]" src="tongue.gif" /> <img border="0" title="" alt="[Wink]" src="wink.gif" />

brockenspectre
29th Mar 2002, 21:00
Well I haven't won the Brit Lotto or otherwise "come into money" so I am afraid I will not be heading across the globe to the OzBash... not this time anyway!. .. .Hope y'all have a great time and, like others, hope that there can be reports either in the forum or in chat!!. .. . <img border="0" title="" alt="[Big Grin]" src="biggrin.gif" />

OzExpat
29th Mar 2002, 21:08
Sleep BD? There'll be plenty of time for that AFTER the bash! I've got that long plane ride back to Cairns.... .. .So now, we're gunna be drinking to Flappie, AerBabe and brockenspectre. Ah well, like I always say, any excuse better than none! <img border="0" title="" alt="[Big Grin]" src="biggrin.gif" />

Velvet
30th Mar 2002, 04:07
Flaps - GG's house is great, and she is just the best host anyone could have, and we are practising hard every night in preparation for the Ozbash. <img border="0" title="" alt="[Big Grin]" src="biggrin.gif" /> . .. .I'm glad I made the journey and I'm looking forward to meeting some of the great and famous Oz Pruners <img border="0" title="" alt="[Wink]" src="wink.gif" /> . .. .However, Flaps, just so that you are not too jealous, the wx is cool, rainy and overcast.

DX Wombat
30th Mar 2002, 05:39
Don't worry about photos etc (the ones they don't want you to see) I will be in Oz from 10/4/02 for 3 weeks and will raid BD's photo album whilst she is out at work. I will also keep my ears wide open for any interesting bits of gossip. If they won't post it , I will. <img border="0" title="" alt="[Big Grin]" src="biggrin.gif" /> <img border="0" title="" alt="[Big Grin]" src="biggrin.gif" /> <img border="0" title="" alt="[Big Grin]" src="biggrin.gif" />

BlueDiamond
30th Mar 2002, 08:27
Yeah, I'm onto it Capt. Veg. Had a long talk to the met. people this morning and explained how important this is. They said they'll fix the weather but we have to send over a couple of slabs.. .. . <img border="0" title="" alt="[Big Grin]" src="biggrin.gif" /> <img border="0" title="" alt="[Big Grin]" src="biggrin.gif" />

OzExpat
30th Mar 2002, 12:11
Yeah Binos, by all means, let's kick it off on Monday nite! That'll make it a 5-nite bash ... see if the Poms can EVER beat THAT! <img border="0" title="" alt="[Big Grin]" src="biggrin.gif" />

the wizard of auz
30th Mar 2002, 15:16
Leaving for melb tomorrow eve, will have a wee practice on the way.. .whats all this five nights bizzo..........what about the days.

OzExpat
31st Mar 2002, 13:03
Days in a daze Wiz ! :D

flapsforty
31st Mar 2002, 15:18
Blue Diamond Thanks a million in advance for the T! Looking frwrd to wearing it with great pride.

Vel, not at all surprised that GG is a great hostess; hopefully she is made of stern stuff as well; opening one's house to a bunch of raving proons takes guts! How does Stu figure to survive all this BTW? ;)

Just realised that I should not feel too sorry for myself, since I am being aired on a New York this week. Yippieeeeeee! :D
I will raise a glass to far away friends when in the Big Apple.

OzExpat
1st Apr 2002, 00:27
Lucky Flappy ! We'll be thinkin about you!

Hi ho
Hi ho
Off to Ozbash I go! :D :D :D