Child care is available for babies (6 months onwards) and children up to 5 years.
Don’t forget a pair of walking shoes, if you visit. Oh, did I say that kids enter free on holidays and weekends? Yay!
Birthdays that followed were much better though. I recall Lesley and Barrie inviting us to celebrate Andy’s birthday at their lovely home in Hindmarsh Island. They got out they Kayaks, and Barrie took us on his boat.
The one thing I’ve experienced here is that you go to work to work, not make friends. I’ve worked in six places in the last three years in Australia, but I haven’t made a single friend at work.
The first thing Andy had to do was look for a house. We decided on Mawson Lakes only after he’d moved to SA, and now Andy had to make his way from Woodcroft to Mawson Lakes to house hunt. I’ll tell you this – it wasn’t a joy ride. 3 buses and 1.5 hours later, Andy would find himself in Mawson Lakes.
The first you need to know is that the Adelaide job market is small and jobs are few, and depending on your line of work, you may have to be prepared to be unemployed for a fairly long time.
Some folks who were already here in Australia had moved directly to Sydney or Melbourne and told us not to waste our time in SA because of the job scene.
Coffee makes me think of two fond memories with my dad.
My dad used to work in the hotel industry and when he became General Manager, he/we were required to stay
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