Monthly Archives: April 2015

27th April – Brisbane School of Hairdressing

Before I head out for my new job tomorrow, there’s something I needed to do in town.  Namely, sort out my hair. Admittedly, I’ve only had my dreadlocks for 4 months now, but the bloom is most decidedly off the … Continue reading

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26th April – Job Success

FINALLY. It’s been a rough week, but I can sigh in relief as my job hunt comes to an end.  Not through the agencies or websites, but through my ad on Gumtree.  Got an email from a women looking for … Continue reading

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25th April – ANZAC Day

If there’s one good thing about being let go a lot sooner than planned, its that I at least get to spend one Australian holiday somewhere other than Perth.  I’ve spent 2 Australia day’s in Perth – and frankly the … Continue reading

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24th April – Dreamworld

You know, after a week of getting nowhere, staying inside the hostel to save money and yet STILL watching it slip through my fingers, my not-particularly-well-maintained patience snapped.  I’m waiting for an employer to get back to me, and another … Continue reading

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23rd April – Another Frustrating Job Hunt

You know, the Internet can be a big bad liar sometimes. Everyone claims its easy to find pub/roadhouse work in Oz, and that it pays really well for saving money.  However, after spending nearly 4 days trying to find work, … Continue reading

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19th April – And Back to Brisbane

Well, that’s that. Yesterday Rod sat me down and admitted something I’ve been suspecting for a while.  He can no longer afford to keep me on. Normally, this is one of the busiest times of the year for him.  Booked … Continue reading

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10th April – Morven

Well, slowly getting used to Morven (or rather, Morven is getting used to me).  There really is very little here if you don’t have a car, but financially and emotionally, that works very well for me.  The lack of Internet … Continue reading

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