• Where and when can we get some idea of the practical rules likely to apply..* Can a returned traveler quarantine in a home where there are other family members who have not traveled?* If so do all the residents have to quarantine?* Can you choose to quarantine at your holiday home to avoid the ot...

  • My experience to get some insurance quotes to be prepared for borders opening has been* Qantas was ridiculously expensive.* The Covermore add on option to the Complementary Bank West credit card cover was almost as expensive as the full cost of Allianz comprehensive travel cover.* Adding on the B...

  • LATAM 787 have those doggy RR engines and they are still flying these routes to Australia far from any suitable diversion airport. Qantas 787 have GE engines. LATAM excuse for flying this route with the RR engines is that they are only using planes with low engine hours. All the engines that have...

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  • Australians working overseas

    Sep 30, 2020, 07:48 PM

    How come George Pell can get permission to leave. Sources at the Vatican are reported as saying he does not have a position there any more.

  • Australians working overseas

    Sep 23, 2020, 10:50 PM

    I live underneath the final approach to Essendon airport and most days pass close to the runways at Melbourne airport. Melbourne airport is dead of air traffic while Essendon is much busier than normal. With the city of Melbourne in lockdown where are all the passengers in the small computer airc...

  • Virgin 737 MAX delay

    Apr 10, 2019, 06:39 PM

    737 Max not for MeThe Ethiopian preliminary report sealed it for me. The things we have found out about the design shortcomings of the rehashed 50 years old design to make the 737 Max are scary. Unfortunately for 346 passengers on the Lion Air and Ethiopian planes they were unlucky enough for ...

  • Cash vs Travel Money Cards

    Apr 10, 2019, 06:32 PM

    I did the maths on the Qantas Cash card and found that even though they advertise there is no foreign currency fee there is in fact a 5% surcharge on the exchange rate to load the card compared to the rate for the day on a normal MasterCard credit card transaction rate. 5% is a big movement in ex...

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