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Free Wood!

By johnboy 28 March 2007 15

As seen at 10.30am at 39 Macleay Street Turner.

Bonfire anyone?

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schmerica_ 2:59 pm 30 Mar 07

The guy who lives next door to me always seems to have piles of wood out the front of his place going for free. I don’t know where it comes from though. Its just… there.

Thumper 12:37 pm 30 Mar 07

Pine is excellent for getting the room temperature up to melting point in under five minutes.

roccon 12:22 pm 30 Mar 07

I am patriotic !!! We only burn Australian timbers thanks !!! hehehehe

West_Kambah_4eva 11:48 am 30 Mar 07

looks like pine….no wonder its free.

Comment by roccon — 29 March, 2007 @ 4:10 pm

Ooooh, a wood snob.

roccon 4:10 pm 29 Mar 07

looks like pine….no wonder its free.

Years ago when Lanyon drive was being duplicated between Canberra Ave and the Jerra turnoff on the edge of Queanbeyan, the contractor had to cut down several hundred big gum trees. Instead of carting it all away, they cut it into large chunks and put up a few signs saying “free firewood”. If I remember correctly, the signs went up on a Friday arvo, and by Monday morning all the wood had disappeared. Clever, I thought.

Kramer 1:26 pm 28 Mar 07

I’ve got on old wood shed that needs to be cleared out (we ditched ol’ stinky in favour of 5+ star gas central heating), maybe I should drop mine off there… although I do live on a main street, so my nature strip is much closer than Turner.

Nik_the_Pig 12:33 pm 28 Mar 07

Getting the wood is no problem, it’s doing something with it that costs

Sammy 12:23 pm 28 Mar 07

A bloke usually has to pay to get wood in Fyshwick.

Thumper 12:15 pm 28 Mar 07

Not sure there are many trees in Gungahlin…

mutley 11:52 am 28 Mar 07

Not sure there’s free wood in Fyshwick

bonfire 11:48 am 28 Mar 07

wood smoke.

a beautiful aroma in limited quantities.

Growling Ferret 11:42 am 28 Mar 07

I was in Tuggeranong last night, and did notice the stench of burning timber. You don’t get that in sunny Gungahlin…

bonfire 11:34 am 28 Mar 07

excellent. i need more wood for my fire.

i’ll nip out there in half an hour.

LlamaFrog 11:28 am 28 Mar 07

a statement heard often in fishwick

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