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    4th Annual NRLFF Meetup (Magic Weekend) - postponed 2021 edition

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    Post by Milchcow Fri Jan 24, 2020 10:54 pm

    Magic Weekend is 1st-3rd May in Brisbane

    Friday
    6pm Tigers v Sharks
    8pm Manly v Brisbane

    Saturday
    3pm Souths v Knights
    5:30 Dogs v Raiders
    7:45 Roosters v Cowboys

    Sunday
    1:50 Warriors v Eels
    4:05 Storm v Dragons
    6:25 Titans v Panthers

    Use this thread to coordinate meetups

    List of potential/confirmed attendees (* = wants tickets))
    Milchcow* (Friday, Saturday)
    SI* (Friday, Saturday)
    Mulvy (Saturday)
    mtb* (Saturday)
    Wolfking (Saturday meetup)
    Pookus* (Saturday)

    VK (pending)
    No Worries (pending)


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    Post by Milchcow Fri Jan 24, 2020 11:04 pm

    Meetups are a good chance to catch up with other fanatics and find out we are all pretty normal. I expect this year might be our biggest meetup yet with Brisbane people getting a chance to join in the fun.

    I'll be looking to book flights and hotel in the next week

    My plan is to fly up Friday lunchtime and going home Sunday some time.

    Based on the fantasy forum talk there are a few people interested in a meetup that won't be attending games. 
    Saturday lunchtime seems to be the best time. Sunday might work too (I can probably book flights around a Sunday meetup if that is on the cards) Friday afternoon before the first game also an option.

    I'll leave it up to someone based in Brisbane to sort out best venues

    Post here if you are interested. And if you'll be attending games indicate whether you want to sit with the forum group or if you'll be going with other people
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    Post by standard-issue Fri Jan 24, 2020 11:39 pm

    I get in at 130 Friday arvo and fly out to Tassie Sunday morning. Will be sitting with the Fanatics both days I'm there and happy to go with the flow for the meet up outside of the Games.
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    Post by Mulvy Fri Jan 24, 2020 11:41 pm

    I'll be going to the games Saturday and don't live in Brisbane, so indeed lunchtime on the Saturday would be perfect for me I think. I'll be attending with my brother and sister and niece who I don't see all that often so I may or may not be keen afterwards depending on the day. I've booked my tickets already. Hope to see you legends there!
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    Post by my tv broke Sat Jan 25, 2020 5:24 am

    I'm in for Saturday. Will sit with Fanatics!

    Keen for lunch/beers meet up before the games start that day.

    Re meet up locations, no real need to go beyond Caxton st imo
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    Post by wolfking Sat Jan 25, 2020 7:24 am

    I'm one that probably won't attend the games so Saturday lunch sounds perfect. Yeah with so many going to the games Caxton st I agree is fine. It's all so close to each other.
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    Post by my tv broke Sat Jan 25, 2020 7:34 am

    Probably be wise to book a table for Saturday lunch once we have an idea of numbers.. assuming there will be a decent group, but that's a way away for now
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    Post by Verbal Kint Sat Jan 25, 2020 1:09 pm

    83% IN

    Does anyone have somewhere I can crash? (Please)

    I'll get an airb&b otherwise. Happy to share
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    Post by my tv broke Sat Jan 25, 2020 5:00 pm

    I don't really have anywhere you could sleep as we live in a tiny 1940s workers cottage with two dogs and our couch isn't even big enough to lie down on properly. Mrs would probably not be too happy.

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    Post by standard-issue Sat Jan 25, 2020 5:01 pm

    @my tv broke wrote:I don't really have anywhere you could sleep as we live in a tiny 1940s workers cottage with two dogs and our couch isn't even big enough to lie down on properly. Mrs would probably not be too happy.


    Tell her it's Verbal and could She please find somewhere else for the night.
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    Post by my tv broke Sat Jan 25, 2020 5:23 pm

    Look if ya just turn up and say that your arranged accom isn't answering their phone then she's the type to lay out a pillow blanket towel and tuck you in
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    Post by No Worries Sat Jan 25, 2020 6:01 pm

    @Verbal Kint wrote:83% IN

    Does anyone have somewhere I can crash? (Please)

    I'll get an airb&b otherwise. Happy to share

    I got a call this morning, I might be in. SO IF YOU DON'T MIND SPOONING
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    Post by standard-issue Sat Jan 25, 2020 7:31 pm

    This is all looking like it could get pretty messy pretty quick!
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    Post by Verbal Kint Sat Jan 25, 2020 9:21 pm

    @No Worries wrote:

    I got a call this morning, I might be in. SO IF YOU DON'T MIND SPOONING

    Ooohh
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    Post by Verbal Kint Sat Jan 25, 2020 9:45 pm

    @my tv broke wrote:Look if ya just turn up and say that your arranged accom isn't answering their phone then she's the type to lay out a pillow blanket towel and fuck you

    Ok!
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    Post by standard-issue Sat Jan 25, 2020 11:42 pm

    Ooooohhhhh!


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    Post by Pookus McFly Sun Jan 26, 2020 12:04 am

    I’ll come for the lunch and the sit with the fanatics. But just so we are clear, by the time I am three beers in, the ref will have been letting ’em get away with it all day!
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    Post by standard-issue Sun Jan 26, 2020 12:18 am

    @Pookus McFly wrote:I’ll come for the lunch and the sit with the fanatics. But just so we are clear, by the time I am three beers in, the ref will have been letting ’em get away with it all day!

    Will their eyes be painted on?
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    Post by No Worries Sun Jan 26, 2020 8:48 pm

    @Pookus McFly wrote:I’ll come for the lunch and the sit with the fanatics. But just so we are clear, by the time I am three beers in, the ref will have been letting ’em get away with it all day!

    This is a staple, especially when you're the away team. Who'd have thunk it but I love getting a rise out of the home supporters. I had whole pies thrown at me in Newcastle and we got beat by 30.
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    Post by Krump Wed Jan 29, 2020 8:52 am

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