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ataxia
SILVER Member since Mar 2004

ataxia

member
Location: Melbourne, Australia

Total posts: 172
Posted:Summer Location: Queen Victoria gardens.



The aim is not for a solely firetwirling night, but a night whereby firetwirlers, jugglers, contact jugglers, diabolo etc can meet. So feel free to bring friends who may be interested.

Night starts at 6pm for all those who are keen to learn. Fire starts after dark 7.00 - 8ish till late!



So.... the location is Queen Victoria Gardens

St. Kilda Road opposite 'National Gallery of VIC' (Old Arts Gallery with spire)

The grassed area near the three raised palm trees. (Look out for the bronze statue hammer thrower)

With only a 5 minute walk over the princess bridge from Flinders Street station.

Here's the map



http://maps.google.com/maps?f=q&hl=e...360&ie=UTF8



*WINTER LOCATION*

Under the Princess bridge (Southbank side). Where the Southbank Sundey market happens.

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Point_Blank
GOLD Member since Feb 2005

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Sneaking
Location: Free falling through time, Uni...

Total posts: 1207
Posted:indeed it is a cirque party, logistics and technical party, all the staff are invited and as many guests as they can conjure. $5 cover, $3 drinks, getting smashed with the cast and crew of Cirque du Soleil - priceless beerchug ubblol juggle

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Brenn
PLATINUM Member since Jun 2004

Brenn

Will carpal your tunnel in a minute.
Location: Melbourne, Australia

Total posts: 3286
Posted:the Cirque party was AWESOME! pity i couldn't drink much because i had to drive home, but managed to stay there till 12:30am on a Monday morning! WOO! biggrin

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GOLD Member since Feb 2005

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Location: Free falling through time, Uni...

Total posts: 1207
Posted:Whooooo, nice meeting you last night Brenn. The party kicked ass, and kept going till about 5:00 am I think, I was pretty smashed and wasn't aware of the time.

I'll be letting you know when the end of city party is, coz that'll be even bigger

Whoooo, I'm still drunk


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roarfire
SILVER Member since Jul 2004

roarfire

comfortably numb
Location: The countryside, Australia

Total posts: 2676
Posted:Hey guys, I don't think I'll be making it to a Sunday for a very long time. I just landed a job that is 10pm til 3am Sundays!

I could come before work I guess, but I wouldn't be suitibly dressed as it's at a club and I have to dress up - heels and all!

hug


.All things are beautiful if we take the time to look.

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jarle
GOLD Member since Mar 2007

jarle

Lv15 Ranger
Location: Melbourne, Australia

Total posts: 1489
Posted:Nothing like fire-twirling all decked out in formal attire!

Kupo!

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Brenn
PLATINUM Member since Jun 2004

Brenn

Will carpal your tunnel in a minute.
Location: Melbourne, Australia

Total posts: 3286
Posted: Written by: Point_Blank


Whooooo, nice meeting you last night Brenn. The party kicked ass, and kept going till about 5:00 am I think, I was pretty smashed and wasn't aware of the time.

I'll be letting you know when the end of city party is, coz that'll be even bigger

Whoooo, I'm still drunk



Likewise hug was nice meeting you too!
Wish I could have stayed longer, but I'll save all that up for the end of Melbourne party biggrin looking forward to it! hug


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steaks
SILVER Member since Dec 2005

steaks

former manc tour guide
Location: Manchester, United Kingdom

Total posts: 1909
Posted:Thanks for a wonderful time everyone.

I have had a ball meeting up with you all in Melbourne and that party was the best send off I could have hoped for. Am suffering now though.

I am currently sat in Sydney internationl airport after missing my flight and having to book another one, only costing me around $120 instead of $1,500 as I was expecting.

Will let you all know when I make home though grouphug


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pineapple pete
SILVER Member since Sep 2004

pineapple pete

water based
Location: melbourne, Australia

Total posts: 5125
Posted:wish i couldve been there to see you off steaky, but, guess we'll have to catch up at *your* place soon enough smile safe travels hug hug hug

was also lovely to see everyone else last night as well smile hug kiss

hug kiss


"you know there are no trophys for doing silly things in real life yeah pete?" said ant "you wont get a 'listened to ride of the valkyries all the way to vietnam' trophy"

*proud owner of the very cute fire_spinning_angel, birgit and neon shaolin*

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Point_Blank
GOLD Member since Feb 2005

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Posted:Good to hear you left OK mate, was a little worried about that for a while.'Twas a pleasure meeting you.

Waaaheeey


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steaks
SILVER Member since Dec 2005

steaks

former manc tour guide
Location: Manchester, United Kingdom

Total posts: 1909
Posted:"That`s not true, we convinced a lion to eat tofu!"

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Point_Blank
GOLD Member since Feb 2005

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Location: Free falling through time, Uni...

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Posted:"I miss my donkey"

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hamamelis
BRONZE Member since Jan 2006

hamamelis

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Location: Bouncing off the walls., Engla...

Total posts: 756
Posted:Looks like I'm going to be absent from Melbourne for quite a while (at least) as well..

I'm going to go sort onions. Hopefully. Sounds like a really exciting job, I know, but it counts towards my visa extention and it's probably pretty easy..

Anyway, y'all have fun now..


THE MEEK WILL INHERIT THE EARTH!


If that's okay with you?

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newgabe
SILVER Member since Mar 2005

newgabe

what goes around comes around. unless you're into stalls.
Location: Bali, Australia

Total posts: 4030
Posted: Written by: jarle



Nothing like fire-twirling all decked out in formal attire!



Indeed! I saw a troupe in Austria who performed with the girls in black cocktail dresses and high heels... the guys in white shirts, flowers in the button holes, snappy suits, polished shoes and jazzy gangster hats! biggrin


.....Can't juggle balls but I sure as hell can juggle details....

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Nibor


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Location: upwey, melbourne

Total posts: 6
Posted:hey guys!!

havent been on here in aaaaages =( hope to make it in one sunday sometime soon! hey Moka, do ya know who it is? =P dunno how else to contact you, im gonna give rochelle a yell too tho, coz i wanna try n organise somethin, a nightclub is after a few spinners to perform for its 3rd birthday. more details to come. sorry didnt know where else to post =/

wow how long have sundays been running!?! i swear it was years since i last checked these forums...

good to see ya all here =)


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pineapple pete
SILVER Member since Sep 2004

pineapple pete

water based
Location: melbourne, Australia

Total posts: 5125
Posted:heya nibor, this sunday gathering have been running since october 2004.. there was another before that down in st. kilda though, that was a bit before me though smile

see you all on sunday bounce

hug


"you know there are no trophys for doing silly things in real life yeah pete?" said ant "you wont get a 'listened to ride of the valkyries all the way to vietnam' trophy"

*proud owner of the very cute fire_spinning_angel, birgit and neon shaolin*

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Rouge Dragon
BRONZE Member since Jul 2003

Rouge Dragon

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Location: without class distinction, Aus...

Total posts: 13215
Posted:bit before you?

you young rapscallian!

...im feeling old now!


i would have changed ***** to phallus, and claire to petey Petey

Rougie: but that's what I'm doing here
Arnwyn: what letting me adjust myself in your room?..don't you dare quote that on HoP...

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steaks
SILVER Member since Dec 2005

steaks

former manc tour guide
Location: Manchester, United Kingdom

Total posts: 1909
Posted:Rouge, your still a baby in terms of the real world. but are ancient in terms of HoP ubblol

And you won't se all of us on sunday. Some of us have to far tocommute now, and another meet to attend this sunday (although technically that will be on monday morning for you guys tongue )


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jarle
GOLD Member since Mar 2007

jarle

Lv15 Ranger
Location: Melbourne, Australia

Total posts: 1489
Posted:The nights and 'next mornings' all blur together anyway, but hope it's a good meet for you!

Will be working hard over the weekend, getting all my revision done so I can come!


Kupo!

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Moka
GOLD Member since Jul 2005

Moka

is a medium/large scary man
Location: Victoria, Australia, Earth, Mi...

Total posts: 420
Posted:Hi Nibor, of course I know who you are =P
I'll pm you my email address...
I like the spinning for the 3rd b'day idea... Sounds good...
Oh well I guess the only other thing to say is Get ur Bottle into Melb for sunday nights biggrin

I should be there this sunday guys, looking forward to seeing you all...
Cheers, Moka


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Rouge Dragon
BRONZE Member since Jul 2003

Rouge Dragon

Insert Champagne Here
Location: without class distinction, Aus...

Total posts: 13215
Posted:I was thinking of coming down my my birthday spin on sunday...but in light of some recent events I'll probably be down in Geelong

Altho I suppose I'm not around so often anymore, I shuog more announce when i WILL be there, as opposed to when i wont.


i would have changed ***** to phallus, and claire to petey Petey

Rougie: but that's what I'm doing here
Arnwyn: what letting me adjust myself in your room?..don't you dare quote that on HoP...

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carpe_nox


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Total posts: 13
Posted:Hi Guys!
I used to twirl at the "Tree's of Three" and the etenborough Gardens YEARS ago (Like 2001-2002?) Just wondering if anyone who used to twirl back then, still does? Some of the people I used to twirl with were Willy, Penna, Pete, Harley, Dan, Olga etc. If you are any of these people- or used to twirl with these people- Let me know biggrinDDD I miss it- and have some shiny shiny new multi coloured LED Poi i'd like to take for a spin.


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bender
GOLD Member since Nov 2001

still can't believe it's not butter
Location: Melbourne, Australia

Total posts: 6979
Posted:Hi carpe nox!
please direct your edinburgh gardens enquiry to the edinburgh gardens meet discussion thread here:
http://www.homeofpoi.com/ubbthreads/show.../o/all/fpart/37
will be happy to help u there mate!

this discussion is in fact intended for the the sunday QV gardens/under the bridge meet.

bill


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carpe_nox


carpe_nox

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Total posts: 13
Posted:Hi Bill!
I'll post on that link as well.
I used to twirl at both places.
Which is why I posted here.
"Tree's of Three" used to be a nick name for the St Kilda twirls as well.

But I'll certainly post on the other thread, we did move there- so your probably right, I'll have the most luck there.

Thank you v. much for your help ^_^


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jublian
GOLD Member since Nov 2005

jublian

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Location: Melbourne, ZZ9 Plural Z Alpha,...

Total posts: 108
Posted: Written by: Brenn


Nightwish? Try Moonsorrow wink


ohh black metal biggrin


"Quote coming soon..."

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clarence_quack
SILVER Member since Feb 2005

clarence_quack

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Location: over your left shoulder, Austr...

Total posts: 1927
Posted:Although i will most likely be hungover from the previous 2 nights, I'm going to make a HUGE effort to come this week. Spinning allows me to procrastinate much more effectively than staying at home.

Nutella Brigade Unite!

"Look! I have a rainbow penis!" - Rouge

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Moka
GOLD Member since Jul 2005

Moka

is a medium/large scary man
Location: Victoria, Australia, Earth, Mi...

Total posts: 420
Posted:Pfft... Heard that before =P

Contact juggling was invented by dung beetles.

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clarence_quack
SILVER Member since Feb 2005

clarence_quack

QuackerJack
Location: over your left shoulder, Austr...

Total posts: 1927
Posted:Lol I know
I lied. Brenn just reminded me that its Queen's birthday weekend. UnderOATH concert sunday night!
Make that Sunday week... Then I shall be in the middle of exams and more procrastination will be required.


Nutella Brigade Unite!

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Brenn
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Brenn

Will carpal your tunnel in a minute.
Location: Melbourne, Australia

Total posts: 3286
Posted:Looking forward to seeing you sunday week Strong Bad! biggrin hug

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clarence_quack
SILVER Member since Feb 2005

clarence_quack

QuackerJack
Location: over your left shoulder, Austr...

Total posts: 1927
Posted:Who'd wanna be Stongbad? Trogdor rocks my socks!

Nutella Brigade Unite!

"Look! I have a rainbow penis!" - Rouge

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Moka
GOLD Member since Jul 2005

Moka

is a medium/large scary man
Location: Victoria, Australia, Earth, Mi...

Total posts: 420
Posted:fhqwhgads got the win!!!

Contact juggling was invented by dung beetles.

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