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Re: Amazing Race 18 LIVE Sightings! Tweets Go here please! *read post 1*
« Reply #250 on: November 22, 2010, 01:58:58 AM »
not sure what this means.. on facebook


Pretty sure I was on the Amazing Race today in the train station...
2 minutes ago


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Re: Amazing Race 18 LIVE Sightings! Tweets Go here please! *read post 1*
« Reply #251 on: November 22, 2010, 02:00:00 AM »
Video of Jaime/Cara...sorry about the audio, will try to fix it tomorrow...they were being given directions!

In front of Sydney Cove Overseas Passanger Terminal, headed south.

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Re: Amazing Race 18 LIVE Sightings! Tweets Go here please! *read post 1*
« Reply #252 on: November 22, 2010, 02:02:26 AM »
on twitter:

Just saw the amazing race teams resting around Town Hall, Sydney.
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Re: Amazing Race 18 LIVE Sightings! Tweets Go here please! *read post 1*
« Reply #253 on: November 22, 2010, 02:09:02 AM »


Pics thanks to saintpita!! :hearts:
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Re: Amazing Race 18 LIVE Sightings! Tweets Go here please! *read post 1*
« Reply #254 on: November 22, 2010, 02:26:21 AM »
At the anchor.

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Re: Amazing Race 18 LIVE Sightings! Tweets Go here please! *read post 1*
« Reply #255 on: November 22, 2010, 02:30:25 AM »


Pics thanks to saintpita!! :hearts:



Thank you so much saintpita!!

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Re: Amazing Race 18 LIVE Sightings! Tweets Go here please! *read post 1*
« Reply #256 on: November 22, 2010, 02:31:03 AM »
Yep that is at the anchor right next to Town Hall. Corner of Bathurst and George Streets.

Eyewitness account: Saw teams 'sitting around drinking energy drinks' at Town Hall in the afternoon. They were also filming the teams 'running to a clue-box and ripping a clue a envelope and then sitting down again'

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Re: Amazing Race 18 LIVE Sightings! Tweets Go here please! *read post 1*
« Reply #257 on: November 22, 2010, 02:32:16 AM »
i know this is known already, but here it is anyways,

Amazing Race is in town. Sydney Town Hall is one of da pit stops.
about a minute ago via iPhone

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Re: Amazing Race 18 LIVE Sightings! Tweets Go here please! *read post 1*
« Reply #258 on: November 22, 2010, 02:32:32 AM »
I Need a street address for Pyrmont bridge asap!!

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Re: Amazing Race 18 LIVE Sightings! Tweets Go here please! *read post 1*
« Reply #259 on: November 22, 2010, 02:45:40 AM »
i know this is known already, but here it is anyways,

Amazing Race is in town. Sydney Town Hall is one of da pit stops.
about a minute ago via iPhone


doubt it, teams are camping here, waiting for something...
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Re: Amazing Race 18 LIVE Sightings! Tweets Go here please! *read post 1*
« Reply #260 on: November 22, 2010, 02:47:58 AM »
Straight from DHALL!

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just got back from where the teams were directed to collect their departure times for tomorrow morning. One group of 6 leaves at 6 am( jen & kisha, mike & mel, Jamie & Cara,marge & Luke, zev a& justin) and the other group of 5 leaves (the globetrotters, ron & Christina, gary & mallory, amanda and kris, the cowboys) at 6.30am.

Managed to speak to Ron & Christina(They were very nice) and Kynt & Vyxsin.


When i left the cowboys had yet to arrive.
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Re: Amazing Race 18 LIVE Sightings! Tweets Go here please! *read post 1*
« Reply #261 on: November 22, 2010, 02:48:54 AM »
Hours of Operation are: 8:30am-6pm for TOWN HALL SYDNEY


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Re: Amazing Race 18 LIVE Sightings! Tweets Go here please! *read post 1*
« Reply #262 on: November 22, 2010, 02:51:25 AM »
Which departure time did Kynt & Vyxsin get? 6am?

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just got back from where the teams were directed to collect their departure times for tomorrow morning. One group of 6 leaves at 6 am( jen & kisha, mike & mel, Jamie & Cara,marge & Luke, zev a& justin) and the other group of 5 leaves (the globetrotters, ron & Christina, gary & mallory, amanda and kris, the cowboys) at 6.30am.

Managed to speak to Ron & Christina(They were very nice) and Kynt & Vyxsin.


When i left the cowboys had yet to arrive.


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Re: Amazing Race 18 LIVE Sightings! Tweets Go here please! *read post 1*
« Reply #263 on: November 22, 2010, 02:52:39 AM »
Yes sorry forgot to include the in the 6 am bunch.


Which departure time did Kynt & Vyxsin get? 6am?

Straight from DHALL!

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just got back from where the teams were directed to collect their departure times for tomorrow morning. One group of 6 leaves at 6 am( jen & kisha, kynt and Vyxsin, mike & mel, Jamie & Cara,marge & Luke, zev a& justin) and the other group of 5 leaves (the globetrotters, ron & Christina, gary & mallory, amanda and kris, the cowboys) at 6.30am.

Managed to speak to Ron & Christina(They were very nice) and Kynt & Vyxsin.


When i left the cowboys had yet to arrive.

« Last Edit: November 22, 2010, 02:58:15 AM by georgiapeach »

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Re: Amazing Race 18 LIVE Sightings! Tweets Go here please! *read post 1*
« Reply #264 on: November 22, 2010, 02:55:42 AM »
Ooh how did that happen? Suddenly there was some shuffling going on...

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Re: Amazing Race 18 LIVE Sightings! Tweets Go here please! *read post 1*
« Reply #265 on: November 22, 2010, 03:00:53 AM »
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Just saw The Amazing Race tv show contestants with full camera crew and all at town hall steps. So it IS real!
24 minutes ago via iPhone

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Re: Amazing Race 18 LIVE Sightings! Tweets Go here please! *read post 1*
« Reply #266 on: November 22, 2010, 03:05:13 AM »
This a HUGE thank you to ALL of you have helped to make this the most amazing spoiler leg in RFF history!!

Especial thanks to our on the ground team who will be ID'd later, and to Chateau and Neobie here at this end for all their work!! And to all of you for helping with the fast paced tweets and FB posts!

THanks to dhall and others, there will be lots more videos and pics coming, but peach is pooped so we are looking at sometime tomorrow!

Stay alert...and who do we know in the OUTBACK??? :lol3:

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Re: Amazing Race 18 LIVE Sightings! Tweets Go here please! *read post 1*
« Reply #267 on: November 22, 2010, 03:15:46 AM »
This a HUGE thank you to ALL of you have helped to make this the most amazing spoiler leg in RFF history!!

Especial thanks to our on the ground team who will be ID'd later, and to Chateau and Neobie here at this end for all their work!! And to all of you for helping with the fast paced tweets and FB posts!

THanks to dhall and others, there will be lots more videos and pics coming, but peach is pooped so we are looking at sometime tomorrow!

Stay alert...and who do we know in the OUTBACK??? :lol3:

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Re: Amazing Race 18 LIVE Sightings! Tweets Go here please! *read post 1*
« Reply #268 on: November 22, 2010, 03:24:31 AM »
Alright Sydney tweeters....where are the amazing race people??? They are in Sydney now...check in at Town Hall. Speculation is MLB next..


Tweet^

they seem to think melbourne is next..

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Re: Amazing Race 18 LIVE Sightings! Tweets Go here please! *read post 1*
« Reply #269 on: November 22, 2010, 03:30:18 AM »
Alright Sydney tweeters....where are the amazing race people??? They are in Sydney now...check in at Town Hall. Speculation is MLB next..


Tweet^

they seem to think melbourne is next..

I doubt it, I got told it's a charter flight to "the outback". New South Wales and Queensland as more well know as Outback territory, not Melbourne. If it is Melboune, I'd guess a connecting flight possibly to South Australia

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Re: Amazing Race 18 LIVE Sightings! Tweets Go here please! *read post 1*
« Reply #270 on: November 22, 2010, 04:03:04 AM »
Alright Sydney tweeters....where are the amazing race people??? They are in Sydney now...check in at Town Hall. Speculation is MLB next..


Tweet^

they seem to think melbourne is next..

I doubt it, I got told it's a charter flight to "the outback". New South Wales and Queensland as more well know as Outback territory, not Melbourne. If it is Melboune, I'd guess a connecting flight possibly to South Australia

Of course, it could be a charter to somewhere like Coober Pedy or Broken Hill, then on to Melbourne.

If there is a charter to nowheresville... there's gotta be a flight back to an international port.  While Australia has many, it is unlikely they would head out of Brisbane (that'd be either north to somewhere like Japan, or back to the US or NZ), Darwin (too few flights, really, but some to Singapore), or Adelaide.

Perth and Melbourne would seem logical departure points.  Melbourne has the more frequent international timetable to more locations.

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« Reply #271 on: November 22, 2010, 04:11:20 AM »
Found them!

2 Charter flights to Broken Hill tomorrow morning on Rex Airlines Terminal 2:

ZL9578 Departs 6:05am
ZL9596 Departs 6:30am

Flight takes 2h20min.

Source at the Town Hall had contact with Globetrotters who asked her about Rex Airlines (Regional Express)
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Re: Amazing Race 18 LIVE Sightings! Tweets Go here please! *read post 1*
« Reply #272 on: November 22, 2010, 04:18:18 AM »
This a HUGE thank you to ALL of you have helped to make this the most amazing spoiler leg in RFF history!!

Especial thanks to our on the ground team who will be ID'd later, and to Chateau and Neobie here at this end for all their work!! And to all of you for helping with the fast paced tweets and FB posts!

THanks to dhall and others, there will be lots more videos and pics coming, but peach is pooped so we are looking at sometime tomorrow!

Stay alert...and who do we know in the OUTBACK??? :lol3:

:ty :ty :ty


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HI ALL..........THIS IS NOT BUSHPIG..........THIS IS MICHELLE FROM SYDNEY (This site hasn't sent me a confirmation email to sign up and I have to tell you some stuff NOW, so I am using Bushpig's account)
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So I was the one in Sydney who took 2 of the photos above.....sitting along from the teams, and then across from them in Town Hall Square.

They all looked totally buggered and they were talking about having a shower.
When I first got there I asked one of the production crew if she was waiting for the race teams...she paused and said "I am filming for a travel show". I then turned around and saw the teams and couldn't believe my eyes!   :jumpy:
I had followed them from the bridge, where I talked to a security guard who had talked to the teams. But I wasn't going to give up, since I had not seen any teams. So I worked out the clue myself and then went to Sydney town hall where they were due next.
I have never seen so many backpacks in my life, as well as water bottled and power drinks.
The sound and camera teams were all together sitting/lying on the ground.
The teams were standing around or sitting chatting to each other.
I took some photos discreetly, then went up to Vyxsin and Margie (mum of deaf Luke) and told them that I hoped they did really well.

Then I went over to the Globetrotters and one half of the brothers team and asked if they were allowed to have a pic with me. They um'ed and ah'ed and then BIG EASY said "Oh, I'll take a photo". So I posed with Flight time and then they asked me about Rex airlines.
Rex airlines is a regional airline. They wanted to know if they had to go to the domestic or international airport. They were VERY interested in my iphone!!
Then my daughter needed food (I had already given her lollies), so I had to go. :( I could have sat there all night.
Pleased to supply the pics. :)

I also saw the asian dad and daughter, mallory and dad, the brothers, the really tall older white haired guy from one team (can't remember his name). The cowboys had not arrived before I left.



edited to fix tags... (peach)
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Re: Amazing Race 18 LIVE Sightings! Tweets Go here please! *read post 1*
« Reply #273 on: November 22, 2010, 04:31:24 AM »
Lots of teams in the background....I am sure one of you can blow this up. :)
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Re: Amazing Race 18 LIVE Sightings! Tweets Go here please! *read post 1*
« Reply #274 on: November 22, 2010, 04:32:47 AM »
So nobody yet has seen signs of Jet/Cord?  :ascared
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