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Im a newbie!!
Posted May 1st, 2011 - 12:04 pm by from Safety Beach, Australia (Permalink)
Hey all, Ive just moved to safety beach, a week ago, from England. Im working long hours as a nanny and i dont drive, so as you can expect my socialising so far has been nil!! If anybody fancies meeting up for a coffee or doing something, either evenings or weekends, it would be great, much love, Linsey

Posted May 2nd, 2011 - 6:18 am by from Fujimino, Japan (Permalink)
We're Newbies too...more or less (six months). We posted here when we first arrived but didnt get much of a response. I dont think there are too many CS'ers out this way. We would love to catch up some time and we dont have a car but live round the corner and have two bikes so we can definitely work something out :)
We finish up around five in the arvo most days. This friday arvo we are headed to the city to catch up (cycling) with another couchsurfer but if you have afternoons/evenings free during the week drop us a line and we might be able to meet up somewhere and share our lack of knowledge about the Peninsula :P
cheers, keep in touch
Robin and Pepix

Posted May 2nd, 2011 - 6:20 am by from Melbourne, Australia (Permalink)
and to robin and diana ...
im sorry i was catching up with normal life (uni and work etc) so havent been on here in a couple of months ... but the invite also extends to you too :D

on a side note how have you found living here without a car?

Posted May 2nd, 2011 - 9:08 am by from Fujimino, Japan (Permalink)
eh, life and stuff...it can so get in the way of doing stuff :P
As for no car...well I've never had one so for me its nto too bad....I mean there is always a lot to see if you look hard enough...and we have the bikes:)

hope to catch up some time


Posted May 2nd, 2011 - 10:56 am by from Mount Eliza, Australia (Permalink)
hey everyone, im newish though ive just got back from couchsurfing round the USA.. Im in Frankston and currently hosting my 1st couchsurfer ,a chinesse girl . Id been keen for a get together sometime , or maybee we can all go into the city sometime and i can show u around or alturnative your welcome to come to my home in frankston for a BBQ or somthing, ill have a bit of a think and maybee post some ideas.
anyways good to see some local activity, chat soon!!

Posted May 2nd, 2011 - 11:25 am by from Melbourne, Australia (Permalink)
yeah its great to hear you can get around here without a car... i would struggle with that here but whilst living OS i never needed one and found it a lot easier most of the time ...

Well looks like a get together is in due order considering everyone is all up for the idea ...

Posted May 2nd, 2011 - 6:18 am by from Melbourne, Australia (Permalink)
Welcome to our wonderful corner of the world!!
i think it would be great to hang out and catch up for coffee I have grown up here and can show you some nice touristy sites if you like also its a beautiful part of the world so i hope you enjoy your time here and dont get too bored being a nanny

message me if you would like to catch up for coffee

good luck adam

Posted May 4th, 2011 - 11:32 am by from Safety Beach, Australia (Permalink)
Hi all!
It is beautiful here, just not getting the most out of it with two babies to care for!! long long days!! so yeah, im totally up for anything that anybody has to suggest!! Need adult conversation!
Im def free on sunday, maybe if its nice we could meet somewhere central for a beach barbie?? On saturday I am heading into the city for the first time, anybody have any tips or must sees??

Posted May 6th, 2011 - 3:14 am by from Melbourne, Australia (Permalink)
Hey its good to hear your enjoying the area it is a lovely area with a lot in it ... as for melbourne you should probably check out the wiki melbourne page because there is soo much to do ... http://wiki.couchsurfing.com/en/Melbourne
my favourites are the arcades and cup of truth for your coffee but there is much stuff like ACMI..

Well if you want to go out for a glass of red or coffee on sunday night im free ... maybe the brass razu in mornington just message me ... good luck