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  Reply # 297973 11-Feb-2010 15:12
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Those Walkmans are very, very cool items.

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  Reply # 297983 11-Feb-2010 15:28
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And they're all for the Christchurch event, right?

 
 
 
 




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  Reply # 298007 11-Feb-2010 16:12
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Folks... DB has given us two kegs of beer per evening, to help promote their Monteiths Worth Talking Over website.

Unfortunately the venue in Wellington has refused to allow DB to deliver the kegs for us there. We have confirmed two kegs of Monteiths for AKL and CHC events though.

I am looking at alternatives for a pre-pizza drink somewhere else in town. Stay tuned!




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  Reply # 298018 11-Feb-2010 16:37
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freitasm: Folks... DB has given us two kegs of beer per evening, to help promote their Monteiths Worth Talking Over website.
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I am looking at alternatives for a pre-pizza drink somewhere else in town. Stay tuned!


Thanks heaps DB! Nothing like free beer.

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  Reply # 298041 11-Feb-2010 17:32
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What type of beer is the free stuff? I only really like the likes of heiniken, becks, grolsh etc - not really a beer guy so dont know what those are called.




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Reply # 298047 11-Feb-2010 17:43
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richms: What type of beer is the free stuff? I only really like the likes of heiniken, becks, grolsh etc - not really a beer guy so dont know what those are called.


Let me put this way... What part of "FREE" and "BEER" you didn't get?

It's Monteiths beer...




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  Reply # 298048 11-Feb-2010 17:46
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But not in Wellington? Montieths that is.






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  Reply # 298050 11-Feb-2010 17:51
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clivestart: But not in Wellington? Montieths that is.


As I said, I am trying to get a pub to host a pre-pizza drinks with those two kegs. If something confirms I will send an email tomorrow to all registered attendees.




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richms: What type of beer is the free stuff? I only really like the likes of heiniken, becks, grolsh etc - not really a beer guy so dont know what those are called.


Those beers are largers, Monteiths does do a larger but the ales are much nicer.

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  Reply # 298052 11-Feb-2010 18:05
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freitasm: Unfortunately the venue in Wellington has refused to allow DB to deliver the kegs for us there. We have confirmed two kegs of Monteiths for AKL and CHC events though.



Well, Mauricio, I guess now I'll have to admit that was the real reason why I decided to go to the Christchurch event instead of the Wellington one! Tongue out

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  Reply # 298060 11-Feb-2010 18:33
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freitasm:
richms: What type of beer is the free stuff? I only really like the likes of heiniken, becks, grolsh etc - not really a beer guy so dont know what those are called.


Let me put this way... What part of "FREE" and "BEER" you didn't get?

It's Monteiths beer...



I think he might have been meaning type as in lager or pale ale, rather than brand.


But yeah, lol.

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  Reply # 298062 11-Feb-2010 18:35
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freitasm:
clivestart: But not in Wellington? Montieths that is.


As I said, I am trying to get a pub to host a pre-pizza drinks with those two kegs. If something confirms I will send an email tomorrow to all registered attendees.



Might be tricky to find a bar willing to let you bring your own alcohol!


Does it have to be a bar, maybe some other kind of venue?

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  Reply # 298069 11-Feb-2010 18:56
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peteremcc: Does it have to be a bar, maybe some other kind of venue?

Yeah like my house, have them delivered and I'll take care of the drinking part.

In all seriousness, I'd be willing to "donate" $10 for a pre- 'pizza party' party.
If everyone pays $10 we can give the donation to a pub to let us drink there for a couple of hours on Saturday afternoon?

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  Reply # 298073 11-Feb-2010 19:00
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I'll side step the Wellington issue with the free beer. I think they are lining up davidcole as a bartender to serve from the kegs outside ORD or just do it from his home. Laughing
Christchurchs event is dangerous. It's quite close (walking distance) to a pawn brokers and the casino.
Mauricio, no stopping off anywhere when you arrive in CH. Money mouth
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But not close enough to carry 2 kegs unless you had help at least.

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  Reply # 298075 11-Feb-2010 19:13
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freitasm: And we just received the Sony Walkman A840:



Wow Sony Walkman have come a long way since I had one 20 years ago!! 




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