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Nowra Mansion...

Heidi
15/06/2005
11:44:59 AM
No, but I hear Melbourne is about to be hit with a particularly bad strain of the flu
James
15/06/2005
6:31:48 PM
ha told you it would rain rich

Jackie
16/06/2005
1:49:40 PM
Was great to meet you lee, vicki, simon, and all the kids who rocked up over the weekend

For those heading this way over the next three weeks give us a bell. The pics make the house look very play-boy mansion like, but things have way settled down now (climb by day, sleep by night!) Lots of room for more ppl now, there was 25 on the weekend but is looking to be more like 8-10 or so for the next couple weeks. Come stay!

rich
16/06/2005
1:59:53 PM
hey all.. just booked the place for another 3 weeks so if you're keen let us know. not very many ppl at the moment so its not a mad house like it was last weekend..

oh yeh james we got a drizzle this arvo for bout half an hour so yeh bummer ;-) besides my arms were trashed from mega mac .... argh! rest days are calling me.. come to me, come to me, sit in the spa and drink beers, ah yes.

manacubus
16/06/2005
2:40:00 PM
Yep - a real pleasure to meet you too Jackie (and Rich, Heidi, Cat etc etc...!) I envy the fact you're still there and I am stuck at work. Although work provides the enforced rest I sorely need.

See you up in sunny Queensland sometime soon.

Lee

Jackie
16/06/2005
2:50:43 PM
Sooner than later for sure!

Work will give the tips a chance to recover - unless you're typing on an abrasive keyboard ouch!


cheesehead
19/06/2005
7:40:28 PM
Who's still there? and will be for this coming weekend?

mousey
19/06/2005
9:16:24 PM
i was GOING to be but then i had ot work on friday & saturday, then i was GOING to be tyhere on sunday & monday, but perisher called me and now im GOING ot the snow on wednesdaymorning....asta lavista!!!

..::- Chris -::..
20/06/2005
1:30:19 PM
Just got back from the Nowra Mansion, I totally recommend it to anyone thinking of going up. I spent the best part of a week in there, and loved every second of it...

Go out for a hard days climbing come back relax in a spa, or on the lounge watching dvd's , playing a game of table tennis, or relax in the sauna!!!

All climbers,
All friendly,
All good....

Only one real negative point about the entire trip, I had to come home to work.... ; P

Thanks again to Jaq and Rich for being such wonderfull hosts.
Enjoy the rest of your trip guys!!!!....
Chris. : )

LittleJames
20/06/2005
6:12:41 PM
You guys still at this frat house thing? I finish exams on thursday, and will be ramping up my climbing accordingly after that.

..::- Chris -::..
21/06/2005
9:47:37 AM
On 20/06/2005 LittleJames wrote:
>You guys still at this frat house thing? I finish exams on thursday, and
>will be ramping up my climbing accordingly after that.

I'm back in melbourne but i know for a fact that Rich, Jaq and Jess will be there for at least another 2 weeks possibly more, give them a call for sure if you've thinking of going up.....

Cheers
Chris.

Jackie
21/06/2005
9:54:20 AM
hey chris was great to meet you, gaz-man and andy! Will catch you guys in melbs in a few weeks

We will have the house til Thursday 7th July, so if anyone planning a trip up this way give me a bell on 0438 695 581 or Rich on 0408 881 253. Plenty of room still, works out to $15 per night at moment.

ciao!


nmonteith
21/06/2005
9:56:08 AM
Is Kent still living in a tent at the Animal Park - by himself?

Jackie
21/06/2005
9:58:58 AM
heheee poor kent...he wont come play, keeps crying poor..! Rich rubs it in everytime we see him at a crag tho, its only a matter of time til he's ours mwahahaaa

Hawkman
21/06/2005
11:04:34 AM
he'll never fall to the dark side :)

oweng
21/06/2005
12:41:07 PM
Kent in a tent! You mean he has upgraded from the bivy bag.... luxury!

kezza
21/06/2005
5:41:06 PM
Kent won't be there by himself for long... A few of us are heading up on Thursday and then more on tuesday(?) to the animal park.. See you guys up there.

cheesehead
22/06/2005
8:09:06 AM
Bivy bag? Why when I were a lad, we were happy to sleep next to a sodden cardboard box. Considered it right posh we did

IdratherbeclimbingM9
22/06/2005
8:39:01 AM
On 22/06/2005 cheesehead wrote:
>Bivy bag? Why when I were a lad, we were happy to sleep next to a sodden
>cardboard box. Considered it right posh we did

& so you should have 'cos you had it good!
Back in my day we used to use me mums clothes-line as a bivvy.
'Course this meant having to hang on suspended (without pegs) all night but we didn't mind 'cos we us'ta have to get up half hour before we went to bed, to get it out to the cliffs anyway...
:(
RK
22/06/2005
10:43:03 AM
>Bivy bag? Why when I were a lad...
>mums clothes-line as a bivvy...

You guys are bringing back happy memories! In about '74, Keith Wadsworth and I were forced into an unplanned bivvy near the summit of Mt Geryon after climbing the east face. Horizontal scrub as a mattress and wet ropes as blankets. Ahh true luxury!


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