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Posted:Hey everyone!

My name is Wouter and live in a little village near Amsterdam. I am spinning poi since february and fire poi since june.

Next week I will depart from Schiphol airport flying to Honkong, Sydney and eventually I will arrive in Auckland at Saturday the 27th of October. I was thinking about buying a car and exploring both Islands.

At the 25th of December I will take a plane back to Sydney where I will stay for seven months, making a giant loop accross the continent, discovering Australia by car.

Are there any firespinners here that would like to meet down under, anytime, anywere?

See you laterz, Wouter


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ElectricBlue
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Posted:if you're comeing through canberra at all chuck me a message and i'll let you know of any meets

I {Heart} hand me downs and spinning in the snow.<br /><br />

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Brenn
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Posted:There's a lovely spinning community down here in Melbourne, Victoria, if you come down south smile if you do, feel free to drop me a PM and i'll tell you any Melbourne meets going on! smile

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hamamelis
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Posted:I should be backpacking round NZ at the same time as you, though only in the South Island.. if ye want to meet up?

By the way, you realise you'll be arriving in Aus shortly before Woodford ? I'd suggest coming to that would be a good way to meet Aussie fire spinners. smile

Have a great trip! I know I have over here!


THE MEEK WILL INHERIT THE EARTH!


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Medusa
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Posted:come to Perth come to Perth come to Perth...we always like having new visitors over here....

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jarle
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Location: Melbourne, Australia

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Posted:Yay! Another twirler! At this rate I won't have to leave the state to meet many many friends from HoP!

Come to Melbourne! We won't set you on fire, we promise biggrin


Kupo!

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Posted:I'm in Auckland.. We do fire on Tuesday nights. Its a good place to meet people...

Kia Ora from the Central City Circus

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Posted:Wow! All those replies... Thanks!

I will try to visit you all. But for now, I have a lot of stress, because tomorrow I will leave home for 9 months. My fire poi equipment is packed, so I hope I can get them on the plane without any problems.



Bye bye, Wouter

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Gnor
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Posted:Try be in Perth for April 08 for Spunout 08. biggrin biggrin biggrin

Brissie for Xmas for Woodford

Adelaide for Octoberish for Common Ground.


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Will it build Goodwill and Better Friendships?
Will it be Beneficial to all concerned?

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Posted:Hey man i am a Poi Twirler on the gold coast, Were always keen to meet new twirlers - so yeah if you come to the gold coast send me a msg for sure
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Posted:Hey folks!

At the moment I'm in Sydney and I was wondering if there are any (fire) gatherings / meetings in the city. Hope to meet some local spinners.

See Ya!


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Brenn
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Brenn

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Posted:Spinnerfreak,

There is a group that meets under the Sydney Harbour bridge on the Neutral Bay side of the bridge most friday nights, if that's of any help to you smile
My geography of Sydney isn't the best but if that's nearby to you and/or you can get to it I can try and get a sydney'er in touch with ye biggrin


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Posted:At the moment I'm staying in the Blue Parrot hostel in Kings Cross. Last Friday during Anzac Day I went to North Sydney and checked if I could see any spinners under the Sydney Harbour Bridge near the Olympic pool. I didn't see any people there at 21:00.
So if you can get me in contact with some locals, that would be very nice. smile


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Gnor
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Posted:Used to be Glebe Thursday nights I think.

Neon Shaolin met up with some flaggers over there too


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natasqi


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Posted:Hey Spinnerfreak!

I'm in Perth, and especially sinceyou'll be here in summer, there's quite a scene and plenty of friendly people.

Nov-Feb, Jedly and I will be in Africa, but after that, I'd be happy to show you round and have some spinning fun.

Yeah - SpunOut will be excellent! Not something to miss biggrin


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Gnor
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Posted:Africa......away again.......le sigh

Is it the Truth?
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Will it be Beneficial to all concerned?

Im in a lonely battle with the world with a fish to match the chip on my shoulder. Gnu in Binnu in a cnu

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Posted:I know.. I only have two weeks either side of med and trip... frown

My spinning skills are declining as we speak :'(


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