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    Right, so, what do you get your best mate's 80year old grand-father for his birthday?????
    Party is next weekend and I have no idea what to give....????

    Any ideas/advice would be greatly appreciated

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    Scratches, chocolate, grog, socks, hankies??

    All very original ideas!!!

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    A plant

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    Yeh I'd go with scratchies or a lotto ticket.

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    Audiobooks if visually impaired. Large print best sellers of not, Movie tickets, food hampers (home made goodies), magazine subs, old photos remastered and framed nicely, lunch vouchers.

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    Thanks everyone. I just purchased a "Day you were born" birth cert gift thing.
    It has stuff like news headlines for that exact day, prices of petrol/milk/ houses/cars etc, famous ppl born on the day, and heaps of other stuff.

    Thought it was a nice gift.
    Thanks anyways!!

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    noopy where'd you get that and how much ?

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    Quote Originally Posted by noopy View Post
    Thanks everyone. I just purchased a "Day you were born" birth cert gift thing.
    It has stuff like news headlines for that exact day, prices of petrol/milk/ houses/cars etc, famous ppl born on the day, and heaps of other stuff.

    Thought it was a nice gift.
    Thanks anyways!!
    How clever!

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    Quote Originally Posted by EmPowering View Post
    noopy where'd you get that and how much ?
    Thanks guys, I got it from www.giftedmemories.com.au
    if you just google something like 'day you were born gifts' then heaps of stuff comes up. It was $20 plus postage ($4.50 to WA).

    I was tossing up between the gift cert and the Coat of Arms as he's quite patriotic (from England). I also found drinkware which I thought would have been appropriate as he's a big drinker. You can also get 'day you were born' newspapers but they over $100 (didn't want to spend that much on someone else's grandparent!!)


 

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