Furry Road Trip To Melbourne! Interest?

Forum rules DISCLAIMER:
Users organise and attend conventions and share accommodation entirely at their own risk. Furstralia can take no responsibility or liability for any loss or damages which may occur during or as a result of attendance of those events or as a result of shared accommodation.
User avatar
Newcomer
Posts: 28
Species: German Shepherd Werewolf

KibaSwiftpaw, Sat Jun 06, 2009 12:39 am

Just a heads up to get some general interest into who might want to road trip it down for Midfur later this year instead of flying.

The Den is currently working out some numbers and figures and harassing the local rental companys to see what we can come up with. At the moment, (this is like a 5 min search) we found a good little van which would cost us roughly $150-$200 per person there and back.
But remember, this is just a rough search now, with a bit of time and knowing who is coming and numbers we will be able to give a clearer idea of price.

Also those who express interest in coming down, can also state if they would like to share hotel accomidation as well. This is also being looked into to help lower cost of going down. At the moment, we are looking into the slightly higher class backbackers hotels :P and we shall post costs of them up as well when we have a better idea of numbers

Those who are coming down, if you can state whether or not you can drive a manual this would also be handy! The more drivers the quicker we can get down there!

Anyway, give us a heads up if you are interested coming down or not and we can see what we can do to get good pricings! ^.^

User avatar
Furstralian Fanatic
Posts: 774
Species: Red Fox

Magnus, Sat Jun 06, 2009 1:11 am

Husky mentioned wanting to drive down if he ends up going. If we do we'll probably be staying at my brother's place.

And yes, I can drive a manual, just not legally. xP

User avatar
Newcomer
Posts: 24
Species: Coonfox

Joey, Sat Jun 06, 2009 1:12 am

Considering it will cost about $300 to fly down this is relative to my interests.

I have a manual license though I haven't driven in one so long that it probably isn't worth stating :p

That aside if this can get the whole trip cost down to about $600-$700ish then consider me interested (that is travel, accommodation and the attendance fee for the con)

User avatar
Newcomer
Posts: 8
Species: Stoat

pommie, Sat Jun 06, 2009 3:36 pm

I'd certainly be interested for something like this.
I have no license, no no driving from me.
But yeah, if this will make the trip cheaper, then I'm all for it!

User avatar
Admin
Posts: 1213
Species: Snow Leopard

Foxy_Malone, Sat Jun 06, 2009 3:39 pm

I'll be flying down, I cant afford to take the two days travelling time

User avatar
Newcomer
Posts: 8
Species: Panthargon

Kaz, Sat Jun 06, 2009 5:19 pm

Interested in a road trip down to Middy, Can drive manual, If you trust me with any sort of automobile...

Just not 100% on this yet...

User avatar
Newcomer
Posts: 28
Species: German Shepherd Werewolf

KibaSwiftpaw, Sun Jun 07, 2009 12:40 am

Thats cool, hence getting interest now just for a rough idea ^.^

User avatar
Furstralian Fanatic
Posts: 618
Species: Canine- Cockspaniel/'yote and lab cross

Treemeadow, Sun Jun 07, 2009 9:12 pm

If you're willing to pick up a couple of furs from Sydney, my Brofur and I might be interested, and Shinji, too, actually.

So thats three potentials, but uh, none of us can drive manual (Shinji only has NZ lisence, and I don't have one at all, Bro is only on Ls)

Bro and I are planning to stay at the Rydges, but we're getting either a double or triple room, plus some cots for the floor (more people = less rates, and its pretty easy to fold up lilo's during the day etc)

User avatar
Newcomer
Posts: 7
Species: Black Backed Jackal

roland_perteev, Mon Jun 08, 2009 11:34 pm

I'm certainly interested.

I can drive a manual... I just need someone with a full license (and a deathwish) sitting next to me.

User avatar
Newcomer
Posts: 28
Species: German Shepherd Werewolf

KibaSwiftpaw, Tue Jun 09, 2009 12:37 am

I can drive a manual... I just need someone with a full license (and a deathwish) sitting next to me.

As in you currently hold a learners or a P plate license?


Return to “Conventions”