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1. Posted by Dken89 (Budding Member 15 posts) 3y

Hi guys

So I'm flying out to Melbourne on the 31st of October on my own and will be landing on the 2nd of November :) I'm staying in The Greenhouse backpackers for the first week and just wondering if anybody will be about to hook up for drinks/sight seeing ect. would be great to meet up with people in the same boat and get out and see the place, hit me up if there's going to be people about

Cheers x


2. Posted by chris26eire (Budding Member 14 posts) 3y

yo man i hit brisbane in november but might make my way down to melborne for work!! whats your plans?

3. Posted by Luke94 (Budding Member 7 posts) 3y

Hey, I'm arriving on the 5th of November with 2 mates, and we are staying in BASE St Kilda for 2 weeks. After jet lag has settled in we will definatley be up for doing something! I believe it's the Melbourne cup that week..?!

4. Posted by Dken89 (Budding Member 15 posts) 3y

Chris, no plans at the minute mate thinking of hanging round melbourne for 2/3 week then maybe hitting the great ocean road all depends, got enough money to travel for 2/3 month so wont be working till its needed, you out there already?

Luke yes lad sounds like a plan! you'll have to give us a way of getting in touch, I'd be up for the horses maybe even win some beer money, whats your plans out there, you out on a WHV??

5. Posted by Luke94 (Budding Member 7 posts) 3y

Yeah on a WHV, no real plans at the minute! Definatley want to do the 3 months seasonal work to get the 2nd year visa! I expect we will look for work in Melbourne at some point - if there's nothing decent then pack up and move on haha, also Twitter link is on my profile

6. Posted by Alicia297 (Budding Member 21 posts) 3y

Hey Guys

I'll be landing in Melbourne on the 6th of Nov, also on my own. Would love to have someone to explore with :)


7. Posted by Dken89 (Budding Member 15 posts) 3y

Yeah same Luke I'm definitely getting my 2nd year, i'm gonna head up the coast after the great ocean road at some point and try get a job on a Ranch and do it that way don't really fancy fruit picking.

Ah sweet Alicia :) whats your plans out there or are you pritty much like everyone else.....not a clue lol

8. Posted by Alicia297 (Budding Member 21 posts) 3y

Haha exactly! Apart from flying to Melbourne and staying in Sydney over xmas yn NY i have no other plans! We should get a group together and plan a trip!! :)

9. Posted by Luke94 (Budding Member 7 posts) 3y

Yeah would be good to do something! Only a few weeks and we will all be there!

10. Posted by mollieb (Full Member 108 posts) 3y

Hey guys!

I land in Melbourne on 8th November, travelling alone!

Would be good to meet and do something all together :D