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by stelaras
Wed Jan 07, 2009 9:14 am
Forum: CBD Development
Topic: [COM] Rundle Mall Redevelopment | $30m
Replies: 1240
Views: 245771

[COM] Re: Great bloody big led screen thingy for City Cross

Great to see you back again Stelaris - have missed your input on the site. I'm impressed with this as for reasons said before - the CBD needs more light and life - in this case variable light. When I lived in Adelaide KWS appeared like a dark canyon at night after about 9.00 (mid 1980's) ADELAIDE -...
by stelaras
Wed Dec 24, 2008 8:38 am
Forum: CBD Development
Topic: [COM] Rundle Mall Redevelopment | $30m
Replies: 1240
Views: 245771

[COM] Re: Great bloody big led screen thingy for City Cross

There are multiple screens like this one in melbourne. There is one on the way to St Kilda and one in Caulfield, i think there is one in the city as well. They mostly screen adds, over time i find that i don't look at them...I guess they adda bit of colour to the streetscape, but nothing more than t...
by stelaras
Thu Oct 02, 2008 4:20 pm
Forum: Infrastructure/Transport Development
Topic: News & Discussion: Adelaide Metro Trains
Replies: 4778
Views: 919682

memoirs of a european holiday, and the train experience

I for one do not for one millisecond doubt that our PT in Melbourne, Sydney and Adelaide need revamping, extending and rebuilding and every complaint is warranted by all that have vented thus far. However, issues of standing and cramming on trains is something we all have to get used to. on a recent...
by stelaras
Tue Jul 29, 2008 11:08 am
Forum: The Pub
Topic: Starbucks to go?
Replies: 48
Views: 8031

Re: Starbucks to go?

OH no....where will we get our next cup of really crap coffee!!!!

aside from the poor underpaid people that will lose their jobs...i couldn't care for starbucks in any capacity
by stelaras
Thu Jul 10, 2008 8:34 am
Forum: The Pub
Topic: Introduction Thread
Replies: 219
Views: 103646

Re: Introduction Thread

So...i may as well add myself to the introductions list... Born in Adelaide...lived in the greater Unley region (Black Forest) until i moved out almost 5 years ago to the place that most people hate the most.... I must admit i am older than most of the younger more frequent posters on here but young...
by stelaras
Thu Jul 10, 2008 8:16 am
Forum: The Pub
Topic: Introduction Thread
Replies: 219
Views: 103646

Re: Introduction Thread

I think Wilkiebarkid is a female... I've taken the bait Norman. HOWEVER.... Um....Male....Married...Hetro...a Father....and certainly old enough to be your Father. As Crawf would have deduced by now, I am of a similar vintage to his mum. Here is my forced intro....(to defend my sexuality) Born....a...
by stelaras
Mon Jun 23, 2008 4:58 pm
Forum: Visions & Suggestions
Topic: Adelaide High redevelopment
Replies: 15
Views: 3947

Re: Adelaide High redevelopment

lol...Hey nobody mess with my old High school!!! lol lol heheh just jiving.. To be quite honest i quite like the buildings the way they are, it is quaint and post war modern.....Having said that, it does look a bit worse for wear and when i was there late 80's (before the gym was built) it was looki...
by stelaras
Tue Jun 10, 2008 5:08 pm
Forum: General Development Discussions
Topic: News & Discussion: Planning & Building Regulations
Replies: 147
Views: 60492

Re: Planning System Overhaul 2008

I wasn't sure where this fits in.. maybe it deserves a thread on its own or maybe one already exists.. but the link below http://www.news.com.au/adelaidenow/story/0,22606,23840526-5006301,00.html hit online pages about 12pm today and talks about a 30 year master plan for the city. Embedded in the ar...
by stelaras
Thu Mar 27, 2008 12:50 pm
Forum: The Pub
Topic: Cholesterol Medication - Scam or not?
Replies: 13
Views: 1173

Re: Cholesterol Medication - Scam or not?

I was recently diagnosed as having high cholesterol (6.4) and told to take cholesterol tablets everyday for the rest of my life arrrgghhh... My GP says it will reduce my chance of heart-attack by 37%, and there's only a 1% increase in chance of side-effect. sounds reasonable right?... :wank: well r...
by stelaras
Tue Mar 25, 2008 2:14 pm
Forum: CBD Development
Topic: [CAN] 20-22 Currie St | 123m | 31lvls | Office
Replies: 907
Views: 156626

[CAN] Re: #Approved: 20-22 Currie St - 123m, 31 lvls

The letter reads well!

Well done to all those involved!
by stelaras
Thu Feb 07, 2008 4:08 pm
Forum: The Pub
Topic: Mitsubishi to Shut Adelaide Plant
Replies: 74
Views: 8074

Re: Mitsubishi to Shut Adelaide Plant

bound to happen...Mitsububishi have been downscaling for years. Its only about 900 jobs from mitsubishi proper and 200 or so from associated parts suppliers... With the current jog opportunities in SA, all those people (those that want to) should find work....It isnt as bad as everyone makes it out ...
by stelaras
Mon Feb 04, 2008 1:52 pm
Forum: The Pub
Topic: TV Show: Vertical City
Replies: 4
Views: 1066

Re: TV Show: Vertical City

National Geographic Channel's 'Megastructures' is also shown on the Ten HD channel during the week at some time. Check that one out too...it focusses on constructions that are extreme, ie. the biggest, longest, tallest etc. and also project's with an element of novelty such as Dubai's Palm Islands....
by stelaras
Mon Feb 04, 2008 10:28 am
Forum: CBD Development
Topic: [COM] Victoria Square Upgrade - $24m
Replies: 1661
Views: 312431

[COM] Re: What next for Victoria Square?

Wayno...nice job mate.... In order to bring people the square and keep them there, you would need some kind of attraction other than a "spire" and some cafes/restaurants... There would need to be some screens in place that perhaps showcase various Adelaide icons...perhaps free arthouse/mainstream mo...
by stelaras
Wed Jan 30, 2008 2:10 pm
Forum: The Pub
Topic: Melbourne risks becoming 'a backwater like Adelaide': Brumby
Replies: 136
Views: 20555

Re: Melbourne risks becoming 'a backwater like Adelaide': Brumby

The more I think about this the more angry I'm getting. I am filled with rage that a senior representative; a premier to be in fact would make such a damaging and outrageously hurtful comment. Our dignity has been raped. you should read the comments on new.com.au would make your blood evaporate!
by stelaras
Wed Jan 30, 2008 1:40 pm
Forum: The Pub
Topic: Melbourne risks becoming 'a backwater like Adelaide': Brumby
Replies: 136
Views: 20555

Re: Melbourne risks becoming 'a backwater like Adelaide': Brumby

what a tool! He hasnt even got his fact correct! Our channels are the deepest in the nation (along with Sydney and Brisbane) at a depth of 14.2m. This would make us leaders not backwater! I hope that their alleged dredging gets stopped by the nimbys...that way more freight will come our way seeing t...