+ Reply to Thread
Results 1 to 4 of 4
  1. #1
    Join Date
    Mar 2008
    Posts
    6,728
    Thanks
    663
    Thanked
    862
    Reviews
    15
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 postsAmethyst Star - 5,000 posts

    Default We're moving!!

    So it is only 20minutes away from where I am now, But I have been in the same area my whole life, I'm used to being here, used to having my family all within 2minutes drive of me. I'm actually kinda scared, but excited!

    We are moving to Ormeau, DP's cousin is allowing us to sign a 5yr+ lease in his house, cheap rent and the house is gorgeous, very roomy and the location is great. Thing is, I know nothing about the area! I need a daycare for my boys and my eldest will start prep next year, so if anyone has adivce on the best daycares/schools and anything else interesting that happens in the area, that would be great! Also hope to make friends with a few of you ladies once we make the move!

  2. #2
    Join Date
    Mar 2012
    Posts
    100
    Thanks
    52
    Thanked
    29
    Reviews
    0
    Hi welcome to Ormeau, it can be a little daunting moving to a new area I have lived here 3 years now n still haven't met anyone :-/ I do know Ormeau has a BBQ once a month to welcome new ppl n to meet ppl (I haven't gone) I currently have no kids but am expecting In sept so I am hoping to meet some new friends with kids :-)

  3. #3
    Join Date
    Sep 2006
    Location
    Sunshine Coast (central)
    Posts
    343
    Thanks
    0
    Thanked
    0
    Reviews
    0
    With daycares it will be a matter of what you can get into - there is a real shortage of spaces here. The best reputed seems to be the Leapfrog next to Norfolk Village School, but haven't heard anything bad about the others.
    We use Norfolk Village School - my boy is at prep this year and loves it. The schools is big but seems good.
    Good luck moving. I aren't on here very much so if you want more info just pm - we only moved in Jan this year but have settled quickly.

  4. #4
    Join Date
    Nov 2011
    Location
    Ormeau
    Posts
    205
    Thanks
    22
    Thanked
    37
    Reviews
    13
    Hello, we're in Ormeau and we love it. I'm about to put DS into the daycare at Livingstone College and I went to have a look the other day and it is very nice. Norfolk Village primary is meant to be a really good state school and Ormeau woods high school is one of the best state schools in the area.
    You're lucky to be getting a nice house for cheap rent, wish we had connections like that!


 

Similar Threads

  1. Help with moving
    By Bonkers in forum House & Gardens
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: 27-06-2012, 07:50
  2. Moving!
    By Brandnewbeginnings in forum General Parenting Tips, Advice & Chat
    Replies: 6
    Last Post: 18-06-2012, 13:59

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
free weekly newsletters | sign up now!
who are these people who write great posts? meet our hubbub authors!
Learn how you can contribute to the hubbub!

reviews
learn how you can become a reviewer!

competitions

forum - chatting now
sales & new stuffsee all
Carmel's Beauty Secrets
7 Day Nail Growth Boosting Method Carmel's Beauty Secrets
The Nail Growth Boosting Method, will help transform your nails in just 7 days. You will also notice a big difference in their strength. It's so easy and only needs to be performed once a month.
Get your Nail Growth Boosting Method at the link below.
featured supporter
Baby Sensory
Baby Sensory is the only baby programme that offers a complete approach to learning & development. Our classes offer an exciting world full of fun sensory experiences for parents and babies to enjoy.
gotcha
X

Pregnant for the first-time?

Not sure where to start? We can help!

Our Insider Programs for pregnancy first-timers will lead you step-by-step through the 14 Pregnancy Must Dos!