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Post Options Post Options   Quote Bob J Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: 31 October 2016 at 12:29
These things are still open to a bit of chance: it could get cancelled of the donor or the recipient gets sick between them and now, but I'm getting excited already - until last year, when I did new York I had never been outside Europe.

I know the flights take 24 hours and my day will be totally the wrong way around, but I'm confident of being up for putting some faces to familiar names.

When I know more for sure I'll start up a thread...
 



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Post Options Post Options   Quote Pyl Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: 31 October 2016 at 18:48
Following! I'm arriving Brissy on the 5th. The only thing planned at the end of the month is a family get together on the 26th on the Bribane River.

Would be nice to have a Dyxum meet so soon after we arrive, but I'm not 100% sure about the dates yet.

I sort of have a hazy memory about saying I would catch up with Bob if he comes down regardless of the location though...
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Post Options Post Options   Quote Jozioau Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: 31 October 2016 at 22:54
Patrick,
I remember when we met in Melbourne a few years back, so hopefully you'll be able to hop on a 2 hour flight from Brisbane and join us. It will be up to Bob to set the date and location, and we can fit in around his urgent schedule.
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Post Options Post Options   Quote Atom Ant Oz Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: 01 November 2016 at 10:01
Originally posted by Bob J Bob J wrote:

Anyone in the Melbourne area fancy a meet-up in late November?
I'm not sure of the exact dates yet, but I've been asked to do a courier trip from 19-25 November...

I'd be up for it it happens before the 24th - after that and I'll be in Japan again.

I'll watch this space to see when (if) your visit happens.
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It might work for me as long as I'm back in Brisbane in the evening of the 25th at the latest.

Bob: keep us posted!
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First day in Brisbane is about to come to an end. Any news Bob?
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Post Options Post Options   Quote Atom Ant Oz Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: 11 November 2016 at 13:17
Bob J, any news?
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And unrelated to the above, I'm curious whether the other Melbourne-based Dyxies(?) are expecting anything interesting at the Melbourne's Photo Show being held by Michaels. I'm not sure what they could have from Sony - I'd like to think the a99ii, but I can't see Sony AU having one available.

I'll probably wander in at some stage to catch up with other togs.
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Post Options Post Options   Quote Bob J Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: 12 November 2016 at 12:37
I've moved the posts relevant to 21-22 Nov meet in Melbourne to their own thread which can be found here
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Great Victorian Bike Ride

Any Dyxumers going on the GVBR this year through Gippsland? I'm not riding this year, but I will be there as a vollie - which means I don't have to constrain my photo kit to what I want to carry on the bike

If any other folk are coming and feel like meeting , with or without cameras or a , now's your chance to say.
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