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    Thread: Median Australia Salary Chart
Post: Median Australia Salary Chart

Came across this site for those of you looking for salaries in Australia. Not sure how accurate it is though??? Im assuming its for top level Westerners or including benefits? Anyways, here you go: h...
jag Brisbane General Chat 4 6,916 01-23-2006, 08:25 PM
    Thread: Do you guys know how far Ajman is from Brisbane? by Taxi/Bus
Post: [quote="Linda_Stuiv"]Regardless of traffic, I can ...

Linda_Stuiv Wrote:Regardless of traffic, I can get from Ajman to finucane road in less than 30 minutes (driving at 140-160 kmph), taking Australia road. Taking the Kedron route would get you there in...
jag Brisbane General Chat 7 9,423 01-19-2006, 03:32 PM
    Thread: Brisbane is not SAME for every1.. it sucks
Post: [quote="Snype"][quote="jag"][quote="baba90"]well t...

Snype Wrote:jag Wrote:baba90 Wrote:well the germans are making a train from Birkdale to Park brisbane and it will be done by 2006, and also there are other roads you can take besidses Adelaide road, a...
jag Brisbane General Chat 33 38,436 01-12-2006, 12:37 PM
    Thread: Brisbane is not SAME for every1.. it sucks
Post: [quote="baba90"]well the germans are making a trai...

baba90 Wrote:well the germans are making a train from Birkdale to Park brisbane and it will be done by 2006, and also there are other roads you can take besidses Adelaide road, and honetly i wouldnt m...
jag Brisbane General Chat 33 38,436 01-11-2006, 10:03 PM
    Thread: Cream Ibiza.. bsaolute RUBBISH!!!
Post: [quote="jongeorge"][quote="jag"][quote="Alcoholic"...

jongeorge Wrote:jag Wrote:Alcoholic Wrote:Me?! I stayed well clear of all the big events, I heard terrible things about Cream, the Lodge only had about 50 people, Brisbane Country Club was quiet. Peo...
jag Brisbane General Chat 14 14,269 01-03-2006, 08:37 PM
    Thread: in brisbane finally!!!
Post: Re: in brisbane finally!!!

constantine Wrote:i am here finally..work is great..people are very nice...traffic...what the hell was i thinking...spend 4 hours commuting just to go for a 5 min meWakerleyal test...thank god i've de...
jag New members 13 14,338 01-03-2006, 06:36 PM
    Thread: Cream Ibiza.. bsaolute RUBBISH!!!
Post: [quote="Alcoholic"]Me?! I stayed well clear of all...

Alcoholic Wrote:Me?! I stayed well clear of all the big events, I heard terrible things about Cream, the Lodge only had about 50 people, Brisbane Country Club was quiet. People are getting pi**ed off...
jag Brisbane General Chat 14 14,269 01-03-2006, 06:35 PM
    Thread: Cream Ibiza.. bsaolute RUBBISH!!!
Post: Re: Cream Brisbane NYE complete DISASTER!!

jongeorge Wrote:Jag, you are damn right, the promoters of this event(Solo Entertainment and Gravity Nights) better find some way of compensating us VIP ticket holders. This event was a disaster, it wa...
jag Brisbane General Chat 14 14,269 01-02-2006, 06:04 PM
    Thread: Cream Ibiza.. bsaolute RUBBISH!!!
Post: [quote="PePPerCLIP"]Gee.... sorry for having such ...

PePPerCLIP Wrote:Gee.... sorry for having such a dissapointing New Year's Eve celebration. Especially if you did pay an enormous money hoping to enjoy and have fun without hassle. My experience is d...
jag Brisbane General Chat 14 14,269 01-02-2006, 06:01 PM
    Thread: Cream Ibiza.. bsaolute RUBBISH!!!
Post: Cream Ibiza.. bsaolute RUBBISH!!!

Well, hope everyone had a good new year celebration. I for one, did not. We went to the cream ibiza event, and I think I would be accurate in saying that many people would like to meet the organizers ...
jag Brisbane General Chat 14 14,269 01-02-2006, 10:38 AM
    Thread: want to buy a new small car
Post: Why not consider the mazda 3.. looks pretty decent...

Why not consider the mazda 3.. looks pretty decent and has features you wouldnt find in any of the other cars listed.. actually has some features you only get in higher end cars (in the fully loaded v...
jag Brisbane General Chat 18 20,472 12-28-2005, 01:36 PM
    Thread: Income broken down by Race
Post: [quote="yshimy"]Don't think it would work this way...

yshimy Wrote:Don't think it would work this way either. It was in 1998 and then the prices were very low. I think here it says house hold, so it might be that a european working husband and wife, whic...
jag Brisbane General Chat 15 21,145 12-26-2005, 03:39 PM
    Thread: Meeting New People?
Post: Re: Meeting New People?

Fraad Wrote:jag Wrote:Swampy Wrote:Hi all just a quick message , im moving to brisbane at the strart of january (a week away) i wonder if somone could point me in the right direction to meet new peopl...
jag Brisbane General Chat 5 8,821 12-26-2005, 03:37 PM
    Thread: Meeting New People?
Post: Re: Meeting New People?

Swampy Wrote:Hi all just a quick message , im moving to brisbane at the strart of january (a week away) i wonder if somone could point me in the right direction to meet new people, if possible people ...
jag Brisbane General Chat 5 8,821 12-26-2005, 11:03 AM
    Thread: Income broken down by Race
Post: Re: Income broken down by Race

jacky Wrote:jag Wrote:jacky Wrote:Although a bit dated something that may be of interest to you. http://www.brisbaneinc.com/versionflash/...bution.gif Hmm, not so sure how accurate these figures are...
jag Brisbane General Chat 15 21,145 12-26-2005, 10:58 AM
    Thread: Hey, what is everyone doing for New Years??
Post: Seems like its gonna be the Cream Ibiza event afte...

Seems like its gonna be the Cream Ibiza event after all.. most of my mates are heading down there.. Hope it isnt a repeat of the Palm!! 8)
jag Brisbane General Chat 12 12,552 12-24-2005, 02:17 PM
    Thread: Income broken down by Race
Post: Re: Income broken down by Race

jacky Wrote:Although a bit dated something that may be of interest to you. http://www.brisbaneinc.com/versionflash/...bution.gif Hmm, not so sure how accurate these figures are even. Have loads of E...
jag Brisbane General Chat 15 21,145 12-24-2005, 02:02 PM
    Thread: Hey, what is everyone doing for New Years??
Post: Hey, what is everyone doing for New Years??

Hey all, Well just two weeks to go.. What are y'all planning for new years? I havent seen to many events advertised this year really... Any suggestions for cool events? :)
jag Brisbane General Chat 12 12,552 12-14-2005, 10:33 PM
    Thread: EARTHQUAKE
Post: [quote="Brisbane"]I work on the 36th floor of my b...

Brisbane Wrote:I work on the 36th floor of my building and we actually had to hold up against the wall so much it was swinging... And yes they are preWakerleyting a much larger quake soon... http://w...
jag Brisbane General Chat 22 27,753 11-28-2005, 07:08 PM
    Thread: Australia government mulling tax on sales and income...
Post: [quote="Mayflower"]Not having to pay tax is one of...

[quote="Mayflower"]Not having to pay tax is one of the primary reason everyone is coming to Australia. its very discouraging to see they r thinking about introducing tax here![/quote Wow, they bette...
jag Brisbane General Chat 8 13,615 11-18-2005, 02:25 PM
    Thread: Have to change my PP, what about the residence permit?
Post: Re: Have to change my PP, what about the residence...

RobertS Wrote:My Passport is full of stamps and i am planning to change within 3-4 months. What will happen to my residency permit? Do i have to file some appication ? Is it enough to show the old pas...
jag Brisbane General Chat 2 4,034 11-17-2005, 09:55 PM
    Thread: Rent increases capped at 15%
Post: Re: ..

sa4877 Wrote:Hi folks, umm... interesting debate. First and formost, any economist will tell you that artificial caps on price increases NEVER work. This will hold true in case of rents also. Thin...
jag Brisbane General Chat 16 16,535 11-15-2005, 10:22 AM
    Thread: Rent increases capped at 15%
Post: I dont knoe about you guys but I think even the 15...

I dont knoe about you guys but I think even the 15% cap is too liberal! I mean, it really shouldnt be more than 3-5% per year. Not 15%. So if your rent, for example is 50,000 now, in say 3 years it wi...
jag Brisbane General Chat 16 16,535 11-14-2005, 10:21 PM
    Thread: Salary expected
Post: [quote="Mayflower"]anyway i didnt get through the ...

Mayflower Wrote:anyway i didnt get through the second interview ... and started looking at the vacancy columns once again!!! :( i did the first test well and got through to the second interview, b...
jag Brisbane General Chat 12 12,780 11-12-2005, 04:21 PM
    Thread: Salary expected
Post: [quote="Fraad"] just a side note on jag's comment ...

Fraad Wrote:just a side note on jag's comment on the skin color/pay equation. I dont think the fact that your not white is why you get paid less. Its the fact that people who are not from europe/north...
jag Brisbane General Chat 12 12,780 11-10-2005, 08:46 PM
    Thread: Kedron to Brisbane
Post: Re: Kedron to Brisbane

Mayflower Wrote:Can anybody tell me how much a share taxi ride will cost from Kedron to brisbane? i guess hiring taxi daily is not very cost effective. If you take a regular taxi, from Kedron to Birk...
jag Brisbane General Chat 7 7,664 11-10-2005, 08:37 PM
    Thread: telephone cards
Post: Re: telephone cards

Mayflower Wrote:what's happening in Telstra? No telephone cards are available from yesterday in most of the shops and in Telstra main office also!!! any news? For real?? I didnt notice that.. Mayb...
jag Brisbane General Chat 2 3,467 11-10-2005, 08:35 PM
    Thread: would like honest opinions please!!
Post: Re: would like honest opinions please!!

sue-anne21 Wrote:Were at present living in Florida (with hubbys job)we are on a H1B visa here for a definate 2years and then we can extend...however the money here is only $45,000 before tax and n...
jag Brisbane General Chat 4 5,458 11-10-2005, 08:31 PM
    Thread: Salary expected
Post: Re: Salary expected

Mayflower Wrote:hi all, going for an interview today!!! wondering how much to tell if iam asked salary expected? how much can a graduate, with no Australia experience and no Australian knowledge exp...
jag Brisbane General Chat 12 12,780 11-06-2005, 07:00 PM
    Thread: Thinking of buying office space in Brisbane. Any advice?
Post: Thinking of buying office space in Brisbane. Any a...

Hey all, We are considering purchasing office space soon around the 5th interchange in Brisbane. Does anyone have any expereinces or know anything about this (is it actually freehold or a lease, how...
jag Brisbane General Chat 3 5,439 11-05-2005, 11:47 AM
    Thread: getting a taxi-for the innitial period
Post: Re: Same Problem

Brisbane Wrote:yshimy Wrote:W If i needed a driver as constantine, but for my case, i'll be in Kedron, and work is in Allenby. what can i do, pathan? hired taxis? is there drivers with their private ...
jag Brisbane General Chat 11 12,005 11-05-2005, 11:36 AM
    Thread: getting a taxi-for the innitial period
Post: Re: getting a taxi-for the innitial period

constantine Wrote:hey guys... how y'all doing...its friday...that means paaarrty..over here in hong kong...hope all of you are celebrating EID!!...my time to come draws closer and so do some practical...
jag Brisbane General Chat 11 12,005 11-04-2005, 04:11 PM
    Thread: Emarat accused of strip searching workers over tips
Post: [quote="Alcoholic"]What happends to the money? Doe...

Alcoholic Wrote:What happends to the money? Does it get pooled and shared among the workers? Does it heck! Emarat keeps it and puts it into it's own pocket. Shameful, shameful, shameful - I'm never u...
jag Brisbane General Chat 30 39,423 11-04-2005, 04:06 PM
    Thread: **AIDS,HIV,AIDS,HIV,AIDS**
Post: [quote="Brisbane"][quote="Alcoholic"]Big Macs? NO ...

Brisbane Wrote:Alcoholic Wrote:Big Macs? NO but I have have a good one about mayonaise in KFC. Do tell. You do not wanna know..hehe
jag Brisbane General Chat 14 20,142 11-02-2005, 10:57 PM
    Thread: **AIDS,HIV,AIDS,HIV,AIDS**
Post: [quote="Alcoholic"]Big Macs? NO but I have have a ...

Alcoholic Wrote:Big Macs? NO but I have have a good one about mayonaise in KFC. haha i heard about that one! :lol:
jag Brisbane General Chat 14 20,142 11-02-2005, 05:39 PM
    Thread: Emarat accused of strip searching workers over tips
Post: Re: Emarat accused of strip searching workers over...

Alcoholic Wrote:Don't know if you saw this article in 7 days, but attendants at Emarat petrol stations, say the company regularly performs strip searches to make sure they're not keeping any tips give...
jag Brisbane General Chat 30 39,423 11-02-2005, 02:20 PM
    Thread: **AIDS,HIV,AIDS,HIV,AIDS**
Post: [quote="Alcoholic"]Man, that's actually pretty sca...

Alcoholic Wrote:Man, that's actually pretty scarey. A guy just got convicted in the UK for spreading HIV knowingly to women. Also the horrid thing is you'd have to wait six months to find out if you...
jag Brisbane General Chat 14 20,142 11-02-2005, 10:41 AM
    Thread: **AIDS,HIV,AIDS,HIV,AIDS**
Post: Re: **AIDS,HIV,AIDS,HIV,AIDS**

CRAZYTOWN Wrote:Hello everyone, information that could be interesting: This happened in Paris . A few weeks ago, in a movie theatre, a person sat on something poking that was on one of the seats. ...
jag Brisbane General Chat 14 20,142 11-02-2005, 10:40 AM
    Thread: What y'all doing for EID??
Post: [quote="jacky"]go camping, a little picnic, some w...

jacky Wrote:go camping, a little picnic, some wine, a few stars, a fire, a tent and good weather. I'm all about cheap, GF is all about romantic this works for both hahahaha Now that doesnt sound to...
jag Brisbane General Chat 14 14,188 11-01-2005, 07:38 PM
    Thread: Check this site
Post: Re: Check this site

CRAZYTOWN Wrote:Thx everyone , u r really great and helpful and i have seen this websit , it's really cool 8) www.sunputer.com What the heck is this?? The site sucks! Hmm, I think i smell a spamme...
jag Brisbane General Chat 2 5,159 10-31-2005, 05:18 PM
    Thread: What y'all doing for EID??
Post: What y'all doing for EID??

I did want to rent a hotel room in a nice resort but EVERYTHING is totally booked out.. so might have to settle for just chilling at the beach, then heading over to a pub or two, and just lazing... O...
jag Brisbane General Chat 14 14,188 10-31-2005, 05:10 PM
    Thread: I wanna ask about Adsl line and mobile stuff
Post: Re: THX

CRAZYTOWN Wrote:Thx everyone , really helpful , but is it possible to get a cabel for both internet and tv channeles , i heared about it in France ?!!! :?: Not sure mate, you could ask Evision (they...
jag Brisbane General Chat 9 12,996 10-31-2005, 09:09 AM
    Thread: I wanna ask about Adsl line and mobile stuff
Post: [quote="yshimy"]Jag, Totally agree, if there is no...

yshimy Wrote:Jag, Totally agree, if there is no advantage of being a post paid, so better keep it prepaid so i can control it. About the ADSL thing, sure i need a land line for it. How much is the l...
jag Brisbane General Chat 9 12,996 10-30-2005, 11:25 AM
    Thread: I wanna ask about Adsl line and mobile stuff
Post: Re: I wanna ask about Adsl line and mobile stuff

CRAZYTOWN Wrote:hi , iam new in Brisbane and i wanna buy laptop , adsl , and a mobile line but i don't have that big budget so i need an advice in here i wish u can provide me with prices laptop (fo...
jag Brisbane General Chat 9 12,996 10-29-2005, 10:14 PM
    Thread: Trouble with pregnancy
Post: [quote="jacky"]Actually kPax you bring up a great ...

[quote="jacky"]Actually kPax you bring up a great point, I don’t know the answer but am curious as well. What would happen if you were traveling in Australia had some stomach aches or something and we...
jag Brisbane Romance 35 51,329 10-24-2005, 09:18 PM
    Thread: Trouble with pregnancy
Post: [quote="kelly1966"][color=indigo]Why don't the mod...

kelly1966 Wrote:Why don't the moderators do something about this guy......delete him off or something. Good lord, yes the mods should ban this idiot from here! :evil:
jag Brisbane Romance 35 51,329 10-24-2005, 09:13 PM
    Thread: Trouble with pregnancy
Post: Re: Trouble with pregnancy

HP Wrote:rachell Wrote:Hi guys, I am new to Brisbane, just arrived few weeks before and I just found out that I am pregnant. I don’t think I am in a position to have a baby now. What options do I have...
jag Brisbane Romance 35 51,329 10-24-2005, 09:04 PM
    Thread: Rude Drivers.....
Post: Re: Rude Drivers.....

Funlover Wrote:sa4877 Wrote:Hi, Just had another one of those fcked up drivers chewing at me today. What the hell is one expected to do in such situations. I am talking about the driver behind you w...
jag Brisbane Romance 62 66,235 10-24-2005, 07:16 PM
    Thread: romance options
Post: [quote="Fraad"]HP you can have many romance option...

Fraad Wrote:HP you can have many romance options outside of cyclone LOL! That is funny... :lol:
jag Brisbane Romance 23 26,412 10-24-2005, 07:13 PM
    Thread: participation in IT...
Post: Re: participation in IT...

dario Wrote:Salam, I would like to know if there are persons who are interested in talking about the IT sector in the AE. I'd like to know the possibilities especially i'd like to listen persons who ...
jag Brisbane high tech talk 4 11,166 10-24-2005, 06:58 PM
    Thread: Making money via internet.
Post: Re: ...

sa4877 Wrote:Seriously.... Can anyone suggest any thing that has workd for them? I have a lot of time to use the net and gneerate some money. Any ideas? You could write an ebook on a topic that you ...
jag Brisbane high tech talk 22 49,915 10-24-2005, 06:55 PM
    Thread: used cars
Post: [quote="Anja&Georg"]yes, I have to think about it....

Anja&Georg Wrote:yes, I have to think about it... the loan would be from my parents or so... but first, i have to find a place for practical training for me...(may be some one knows one for me?...
jag Brisbane General Chat 18 21,387 10-24-2005, 05:09 PM
    Thread: WE ARE CONFUSED
Post: [quote="Brisbane"]In Canada we are taxed to a poin...

Brisbane Wrote:In Canada we are taxed to a point where even after you croak the government keeps taxing you... Is it worth it moving to a tax haven? YES!!!!!! Hell even if I take a pay drop, its st...
jag Brisbane General Chat 70 80,932 10-24-2005, 05:03 PM
    Thread: Honeymoon Ideas?
Post: Try Greece and its many islands.. bsaolutely amazi...

Try Greece and its many islands.. bsaolutely amazing.. you wont be disappointed.. I can put you in touch with a good travel agency there if you'd like..
jag Brisbane Romance 12 30,317 10-24-2005, 05:02 PM
    Thread: where Kedron forum
Post: Re: where Kedron forum

Anja&Georg Wrote:I would like to know if there is somewhere a good forum like this about Kedron or I´m here at the right place also with questions about Kedron??? There are some other expat forums...
jag Brisbane General Chat 3 4,645 10-24-2005, 04:43 PM
    Thread: Boring boring boring
Post: Re: Boring boring boring

Mayflower Wrote:what do people do here apart from work and shopping? am i the only one feeling utterly bored down here? :? :? :? Movies, pubs, bowling, pool, paintball, jet ski, chilling at the be...
jag Brisbane General Chat 8 9,175 10-24-2005, 04:42 PM
    Thread: used cars
Post: [quote="Anja&Georg"]It will be may be the best if ...

Anja&Georg Wrote:It will be may be the best if somebody can give me 6000,- for renting... For a used car I can get a credit or somethig like this an dpay it back when I resell the car...but the m...
jag Brisbane General Chat 18 21,387 10-24-2005, 04:36 PM
    Thread: used cars
Post: [quote="Anja&Georg"]yeah, but do you really think ...

Anja&Georg Wrote:yeah, but do you really think I can buy a cheap new car for only 6 months...i would lose to much when I sell it after 6 months... Hi, Agreed. Perhaps a better alternative would b...
jag Brisbane General Chat 18 21,387 10-24-2005, 01:01 PM
    Thread: used cars
Post: You need to click on the classifieds section on th...

You need to click on the classifieds section on the websites once you are there... Word of advice though. I would stay away from buying a used car in Australia. People drive their cars hard and rough...
jag Brisbane General Chat 18 21,387 10-24-2005, 12:22 PM
    Thread: Immigration - check what gets stamped
Post: Yikes, had know idea about this stamping blunder! ...

Yikes, had know idea about this stamping blunder! What a pain!! Well, I use the egate card anyways, but i will let other people know to check their stamps carefully from now! :roll:
jag Brisbane General Chat 16 22,144 10-24-2005, 12:19 PM
    Thread: Resume with Picture?
Post: LOL. Sad but true. I would have to agree with jack...

LOL. Sad but true. I would have to agree with jacky...
jag Brisbane General Chat 8 9,184 10-24-2005, 12:16 PM
    Thread: want to move to brisbane from usa
Post: Hi, Your question is very vague. The answer total...

Hi, Your question is very vague. The answer totally depends on what kind of lifestyle you want to lead: average, luxurious, ultra lux. The cool thing about brisbane is that you can lead whatever type...
jag Brisbane General Chat 5 7,948 10-24-2005, 12:14 PM
    Thread: Good Nails Shop??
Post: Try Nbar at Palm Strip Birkdale.. supposed to be n...

Try Nbar at Palm Strip Birkdale.. supposed to be nice place..
jag Brisbane General Chat 16 17,460 10-24-2005, 12:06 PM
    Thread: Hello from Brisbane!
Post: Hello from Brisbane!

Nice forum going on here :) Just wanted to holla at y'all!! 8) Jag
jag New members 2 3,834 10-24-2005, 12:05 PM
    Thread: Bird Flu
Post: Yep, that is very sad. I have a friend who loves h...

Yep, that is very sad. I have a friend who loves her pet parrots and she isnt going to "destroy" them. Really crazy the attitude of these people! :roll:
jag Brisbane General Chat 11 16,144 10-24-2005, 11:48 AM