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by mundoo
09 July 12 2:30 pm
Forum: General Chit-Chat
Topic: Someone - please look after my SA caches
Replies: 7
Views: 1863

Re: Someone - please look after my SA caches

sushilord wrote:Five months on - is there anything happening here? Plenty of offers have been made, nothing has been heard!
Exactly the same thing happened when he went to Qld.
by mundoo
14 February 12 12:58 pm
Forum: General Chit-Chat
Topic: Someone - please look after my SA caches
Replies: 7
Views: 1863

Re: Someone - please look after my SA caches

Having moved to Queensland 2 years ago and with no short term plans of return, I need someone to take responsibility for my caches as they are slowly but surely becoming defunct. Unfortunately I am also caching less due to other more equine interests. Please email me if you are willing to look afte...
by mundoo
11 February 12 6:58 pm
Forum: General Chit-Chat
Topic: I thought geocachers were strange
Replies: 4
Views: 944

Re: I thought geocachers were strange

Oh no, here I was thinking that I would slip into obscurity. :oops: I did get a surprise during the day when abcnewsSA tweeted the story (I follow them) and I also use the ABC iPhone app (best one I have found for good all round coverage of the news btw) and when I was reading the news in bed last n...
by mundoo
21 January 12 4:49 pm
Forum: Geocaching Australia Web site
Topic: Google maps and GCA usage
Replies: 14
Views: 2424

Re: Google maps and GCA usage

A site I am involved are changing. We are not a commercial site but the map is a large part of the site. We are testing MapQuest, with OpenStreetMap and Leaflet.
by mundoo
19 January 12 12:09 pm
Forum: Geocaching Australia Web site
Topic: Google maps and GCA usage
Replies: 14
Views: 2424

Google maps and GCA usage

Late last year, google announced that soon they will start charging by the use of their google maps ($4/1000 views) above a certain level (25,000 views/day) of usage.

Does this affect Geocaching Australia and it's usage of google maps?
by mundoo
21 December 11 11:35 am
Forum: General Chit-Chat
Topic: My cache got muggled. Woe is me.
Replies: 6
Views: 1500

Re: My cache got muggled. Woe is me.

None of the ones I am proud of have disappeared The one I put the most effort into (took me 6 months to put all the elements in place), spent the most money on a special container ($18) and was the most proud of and received brilliant reviews was muggled, including the invisible magnet that you had...
by mundoo
13 December 11 11:28 am
Forum: Geocaching Australia Web site
Topic: Leap Frog registrations are now open
Replies: 643
Views: 63198

Re: Leap Frog registrations are now open

# Couple taking photo of toy frog in Austrian Alps
# Frog tumbles, couple hire mountain rescuer to save him

Cuddly toy frog rescued in alps
by mundoo
09 August 11 12:45 pm
Forum: General Chit-Chat
Topic: Congratulations Snuva and Scott
Replies: 11
Views: 1280

Congratulations Snuva and Scott

Congratulations on the birth of your beautiful son Eskil Magnus on 6/8/11 =D> I know Snuva is still in hospital and not near a computer and that is why she hasn't had a chance to make her announcement here. http://yfrog.com/kj1vmvoj 1 hour old http://yfrog.com/h7kqhsuj http://yfrog.com/gzf52wgaj 1 ...
by mundoo
13 June 11 4:22 pm
Forum: General Chit-Chat
Topic: Australian Height Datum - levelling survey?
Replies: 10
Views: 951

Re: Australian Height Datum - levelling survey?

How do you find out what the height datum is for a particular location?
by mundoo
22 March 11 5:19 pm
Forum: General Chit-Chat
Topic: Great idea for a flash mob
Replies: 13
Views: 1786

Re: Great idea for a flash mob

Neat. And a great idea.

I liked this one done on St Patricks day in Sydney

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jxEB48jY3F8
by mundoo
16 March 11 11:36 am
Forum: General Chit-Chat
Topic: Launching Australia's "OZ MEGA ADVENTURE"
Replies: 151
Views: 24273

Re: Launching Australia's "OZ MEGA ADVENTURE"

Pesky! wrote:I had just started formulating a claytons Mega for thosw who didnt want to go to te real mega. but maybe now it will not be needed.
I will attend the claytons Mega :mrgreen:
by mundoo
12 February 11 3:30 pm
Forum: General Chit-Chat
Topic: How close is too close
Replies: 14
Views: 2761

Re: How close is too close

Papa Bear_Left wrote:General rule: if the only reason for placing a cache at a given location is the cache itself, not the location, then don't place the cache.
Shame a lot of placers never heed that reason.
by mundoo
12 February 11 3:29 pm
Forum: General Chit-Chat
Topic: Yet another Newbie
Replies: 2
Views: 683

Re: Yet another Newbie

Hi all the name is Terry and Ive recently found out about Geocaching Im interested enough to take out a Basic membership. Im not investing in a GPS yet. Im going to take up the challange with my Iphone and a couple of GPS apps Have looked up some local caches and when I have a few hours free Ill se...
by mundoo
06 February 11 10:48 am
Forum: General Chit-Chat
Topic: The other kind of 'find'.
Replies: 29
Views: 4585

Re: The other kind of 'find'.

What honest chappies you are. If no one collects it do you become the owners? In SA you do if it isn't claimed from the police after 3? months. My son found a remote-control racing dragster once and we handed to the police and when it remained unclaimed he got a phone call from the police to come a...
by mundoo
21 January 11 5:37 pm
Forum: General Chit-Chat
Topic: i have just purchased a garmin etrex h
Replies: 13
Views: 2376

Re: i have just purchased a garmin etrex h

umm - no the etrex h cable is not standard usb connection. one end has matching silver bits and a black nobble bit to keep it in place. We bought ours from Ebay. Was not garmin made but works just fine. I bought a cable from eBay but when I plugged it in I get told that I have to install some map? ...