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The Amazing Race International Versions => TAR Australia => Topic started by: georgiapeach on February 26, 2014, 10:08:38 AM

Title: TAR Australia 3 SPOILERS & LIVE Sightings! Tweets go here *please read post 1*
Post by: georgiapeach on February 26, 2014, 10:08:38 AM
LIVE sightings go here!  :hearts:
 
Guidelines:
 
If you are posting a tweet, please post the actual tweet, the tweet time, and the twitter user name.
For FB posts, please remove the FB name, but please send me the name and link for our records.
 
It is also wise to take a screenshot of any posts/tweets/photos you want to see again, they disappear quickly.

CREDIT any photos please.
 
Please be kind, and don't all bury the poor unsuspecting twitterer with questions, if you see another RFFer on the job, let them handle it. Rest assured that we try to follow up on all twitters/sightings.
 
If you are concerned that any info gained from any sighting or tweet may be private or confidential or just "too much too soon", feel free to PM or email me to ask before you post.
 
If you are bringing us a live sighting, :tu !! But please do  help us as much as you can with WHO (be descriptive, what they look like, is it a male/female team for example, what color they are wearing is helpful) WHAT are they doing, WHERE (as exactly as possible..street? airport gate? be specific!), WHEN (what time zone?, exact time), and any descriptions of the action! Pictures are treasured!
 
But please also remember that RFF chooses to first of all insure the safety of the racers. That means we do not want to expose them to a big fan/media onslaught along the way. So if you by chance know the exact locations racers will be in at a certain time BEFOREhand (like the Start Line or a future leg), please discuss it with me privately first, before posting it. Legs DO get changed....

And even though we all get excited, please, once we have a possible location, take the discussion to the Speculation or Location threads and leave the Twitter zone free for incoming info! :ty3:
 

If you have a spoiler and prefer to share it privately, you are welcome to PM me. You can also email me if you prefer, my email is in my profile. Your confidentiality will be respected.
Title: Re: TAR Australia 3 SPOILERS & LIVE Sightings! Tweets go here *please read post 1*
Post by: georgiapeach on February 26, 2014, 10:09:53 AM
PLEASE  help a peach out, and keep this thread ONLY for SPOILERS and LIVE SIGHTINGS.
 
IF YOU are not bringing us a LIVE SIGHTING or a SPOILER, do NOT post here.

ANYTHING else can go in the Spoiler Discussion Thread (http://forum.realityfanforum.com/index.php/topic,29791.0.html) or the Location Thread (http://forum.realityfanforum.com/index.php/topic,29792.msg977020.html#msg977020) or the Contestant thread (http://forum.realityfanforum.com/index.php/topic,29793.0.html).

That means NOTHING in this thread until the first live sightings, UNLESS you have spoilers about the race. And if you do, please read the first post closely.


Be prepared.... Time is precious these days! So I will try to move chatter if I can, but since that is a pain, MOST will get deleted. If you have something to say, be sure it goes in the right place?   :tup:
 
 
This is going to be fun!!  :hrt:
Title: Re: TAR Australia 3 SPOILERS & LIVE Sightings! Tweets go here *please read post 1*
Post by: georgiapeach on February 26, 2014, 10:10:55 AM
saved...
Title: Re: TAR Australia 3 SPOILERS & LIVE Sightings! Tweets go here *please read post 1*
Post by: georgiapeach on February 27, 2014, 10:12:23 AM
On your mark! Get ready!  :hyper:
Title: Re: TAR Australia 3 SPOILERS & LIVE Sightings! Tweets go here *please read post 1*
Post by: georgiapeach on February 27, 2014, 01:33:41 PM
Going to qualify this a bit as I am working on the other side of the world, lol! Fingers crossed...

But (good) incoming info suggests that TAR AUS 3 may get underway TODAY in NEW ZEALAND!!
 
Wellington mentioned but NOT yet confirmed.
 
So ...unless we get info to the contrary:
Let's go LIVE!  And start those twitter and FB searches.  :hearts:
 
Current time in Welly is Friday Feb 28th at 0833 AM.

My guess would be start line>>transport to airport(?), then sightings later, so maybe sightings after 11 their time or so?
 
Have Fun!!
 
REMEMBER!! LIVE SIGHTINGS ONLY! NO CHATTER HERE!


Reread post one and two please.

Anything else can go to the Discussion/Location/Contestant Spec threads as appropriate.
 
 
Title: Re: TAR Australia 3 SPOILERS & LIVE Sightings! Tweets go here *please read post 1*
Post by: SamualDude on February 27, 2014, 05:09:40 PM
I think we are live in Auckland right now! Someone has just tweeted about seeing an Amazing Race team member in Grafton, Auckland.
Title: Re: TAR Australia 3 SPOILERS & LIVE Sightings! Tweets go here *please read post 1*
Post by: Plaidmoon on February 27, 2014, 05:11:13 PM
A couple of tweets from Auckland:

Cody Shuttleworth ‏@davanti 2m
JUST SAW AN AMAZING RACE TEAM MEMBER IN GRAFTON HE LOOKED SO STRESSED OMG SO COOL

Lucas J-C ‏@IAmLucasJC 1m
@davanti Pretty sure it's not the real amazing race, but a University amazing race.

Could be?  Might just be local like the second guy says.
Title: Re: TAR Australia 3 SPOILERS & LIVE Sightings! Tweets go here *please read post 1*
Post by: RichInSydney on February 27, 2014, 06:26:09 PM
Couple more tweets from Auckland Harbour:

N J ‏@NigeLiJ  5m 
So also, what's with the 'The Amazing Race' flags around Britomart?

 Cam ‏@ThatDamnRanga  4m 
@NigeLiJ one would assume it means exactly what it seems it would mean.

N J ‏@NigeLiJ  1m 
@ThatDamnRanga I'm not sure the placement looked non sensical to me, plus I think filming has already finished.

FYI Britomart is major transportation hub (Train station): http://www.aucklandtransport.govt.nz/public-transport/britomarttransportcentre/Pages/default.aspx
Title: Re: TAR Australia 3 SPOILERS & LIVE Sightings! Tweets go here *please read post 1*
Post by: Plaidmoon on February 27, 2014, 06:31:57 PM
A search for Britomart references in Auckland show that it is a shopping district downtown and there's also a Britomart transit centre (bus and train station?). I'm not sure which is likelier to be involved.
Title: Re: TAR Australia 3 SPOILERS & LIVE Sightings! Tweets go here *please read post 1*
Post by: Plaidmoon on February 27, 2014, 07:30:43 PM
Another tweet from someone in Auckland who may have heard something.

Leon Downey ‏@ledow 9m
The Amazing Race is apparently happening in Auckland tonight and I didn't know and now I have major FOMO :(

Or he may be reading us.  :)
Title: Re: TAR Australia 3 SPOILERS & LIVE Sightings! Tweets go here *please read post 1*
Post by: georgiapeach on February 27, 2014, 07:47:35 PM
I am hearing AUCKLAND too.
Title: Re: TAR Australia 3 SPOILERS & LIVE Sightings! Tweets go here *please read post 1*
Post by: RichInSydney on February 27, 2014, 10:15:25 PM
More info from the guy who spotted flags around Britomart Transport Centre in Auckland:

N J ‏@NigeLiJ: I saw 2 one in a nook in front of Britomart w/ a woman underneath, 2nd by pier 3
N J ‏@NigeLiJ: yeah so where the first flag (it was the normal logo with text) was beside one of the steps into the offices above the train station (still the same building). The one by pier 3 was on a stick attached to the fence.
N J ‏@NigeLiJ: just checked both spots have nothing up now. Didn't take photos earlier because no signs of prod crews/cameras/clues.
Title: Re: TAR Australia 3 SPOILERS & LIVE Sightings! Tweets go here *please read post 1*
Post by: georgiapeach on February 28, 2014, 08:46:56 AM
Thanks to the tweeter NJ who checked...The flags noted above match this image. So not us... :'(

With no other sightings we need to question if they have actually left yet or if we just missed them....
Title: Re: TAR Australia 3 SPOILERS & LIVE Sightings! Tweets go here *please read post 1*
Post by: georgiapeach on February 28, 2014, 08:54:34 AM
Yep: University Event
https://www.facebook.com/nicainz/photos/a.196357820418488.59273.165610020159935/602660999788166/?type=1&theater
Title: Re: TAR Australia 3 SPOILERS & LIVE Sightings! Tweets go here *please read post 1*
Post by: ovalorange on March 14, 2014, 05:33:04 AM
Oh crap... did we miss the start??

 Jenny Nguyen ‏@xxxjenxnxx Mar 9

THE AMAZING RACE CREW IS HERE OMMMMGGGGGGGGGG

Poster is from Sydney...

(http://i.imgur.com/SmCX0X2.jpg)

Title: Re: TAR Australia 3 SPOILERS & LIVE Sightings! Tweets go here *please read post 1*
Post by: ovalorange on March 14, 2014, 06:01:46 AM
Looks like they're off... cluebox and teams at Angkor Wat in Siem Reap, Cambodia!

Jonathan Glustein ‏@JonGlustein Mar 10
So The Amazing Race was in Angkor Wat today and I was in it #superstar

(http://i.imgur.com/SXCu27h.jpg)




Jonathan Glustein ‏@JonGlustein Mar 10
One of the teams racing to the pit stop #spoileralert

(http://i.imgur.com/UhaIU01.jpg)
Title: Re: TAR Australia 3 SPOILERS & LIVE Sightings! Tweets go here *please read post 1*
Post by: ovalorange on March 14, 2014, 07:01:44 AM
Looks like the same couple doing a challenge in Thailand just yesterday..

http://web.stagram.com/p/675062086879468391_311159661
Title: Re: TAR Australia 3 SPOILERS & LIVE Sightings! Tweets go here *please read post 1*
Post by: ovalorange on March 14, 2014, 07:15:49 AM
Two extra pics from Siem Reap, if someone could grab those pictures I'd appreciate it!

http://web.stagram.com/p/672414499628866207_15078285

http://web.stagram.com/p/672428210857216546_4866569
Title: Re: TAR Australia 3 SPOILERS & LIVE Sightings! Tweets go here *please read post 1*
Post by: Air on March 14, 2014, 08:15:18 AM
Some Phuket images, possible Leg 3.

(http://i.imgur.com/PGOXMyU.jpg)

Taken from @garnchai from Instagram.

(http://i.imgur.com/WqAHcJA.jpg)

Via @bryandomo25 from Instagram.

(http://i.imgur.com/oq8pYF7.jpg)

Via @sjessh from Instagram.
Title: Re: TAR Australia 3 SPOILERS & LIVE Sightings! Tweets go here *please read post 1*
Post by: georgiapeach on March 14, 2014, 08:21:39 AM
Good job guys!! Keep them coming!!! :hearts:
Title: Re: TAR Australia 3 SPOILERS & LIVE Sightings! Tweets go here *please read post 1*
Post by: Plaidmoon on March 15, 2014, 08:04:38 AM
A sighting in Namibia?

Scott Schwend ‏@ScottyManziel 4m
Saw the cast of the next amazing race at the Namibia airport! pic.twitter.com/P4M5L3fwDq
Title: Re: TAR Australia 3 SPOILERS & LIVE Sightings! Tweets go here *please read post 1*
Post by: Air on March 15, 2014, 08:17:53 AM
Above image:

(http://i.imgur.com/O34Cgv0.jpg)

Credit above.
Title: Re: TAR Australia 3 SPOILERS & LIVE Sightings! Tweets go here *please read post 1*
Post by: Plaidmoon on March 15, 2014, 08:29:14 AM
Thanks for uploading the picture, Airlines. I was trying to do that, but I had so much stuff open in Firefox that my computer went into grinding halt mode and I couldn't do anything until I restarted my browser. Very frustrating.
 :gaah:

For what it's worth, from the location mentioned on the tweet, it looks like he tweeted it from the Johannesburg airport.
Title: Re: TAR Australia 3 SPOILERS & LIVE Sightings! Tweets go here *please read post 1*
Post by: Reilly Queens on March 15, 2014, 09:00:24 AM
It's Windhoek Airport
(http://i.imgur.com/3sSIS9Q.jpg)
Title: Re: TAR Australia 3 SPOILERS & LIVE Sightings! Tweets go here *please read post 1*
Post by: Plaidmoon on March 18, 2014, 07:39:51 AM
I found a tweet that may be a sighting of TAR Australia or may be a sighting of a team from TAR 24.

Breanne Lloyd ‏@lloydbre 16h
Just met people competing in the amazing race while waiting for our flight...how cool is that?!
12:47 PM Pacific Daylight Time - 17 Mar 2014


From what I can gather, she's trying to fly from Philadelphia to North Carolina but is having troubles with the snowstorm cancelling flights. I'd be surprised if TAR Australia is in the USA already but I suppose they could have done a quick leg in Europe after leaving Namibia and then heading here. I'm also not sure what foreign destinations would fly into Philadelphia en route to somewhere else. Perhaps one of our air travel gurus would know.

I've asked her for more details. I think it's likely she ran into one of the TAR 24 teams.
Title: Re: TAR Australia 3 SPOILERS & LIVE Sightings! Tweets go here *please read post 1*
Post by: Plaidmoon on March 19, 2014, 08:20:42 AM
I haven't heard back from the woman who saw "people competing in the amazing race" at the Philadelphia airport, but now I believe that she probably did see TAR Australia. Why? More sightings yesterday, from Las Vegas!

janice huang ‏@janicehuang7 15h
the amazing race (orange team) just came by our boutique and asked where is liberace's car lol and then ran off 🏃
2:55 PM Pacific Daylight Time - 18 Mar 2014 from Paradise, NV


Makenna ‏@makennananana 15h
Just saw people from the Amazing Race!
3:20 PM Pacific Daylight Time - 18 Mar 2014 from Paradise, NV


I figured that they were looking for the Liberace museum. However, Wikipedia says the Liberace museum closed in 2010. It is in Paradise, NV where the tweets came from.

Update:

I found that one of Liberace's cars is on display at the Cosmopolitan Hotel on the Las Vegas Strip. I don't
know where they were seen but Paradise is a couple of miles (or more) away on the east side of the airport.
Title: Re: TAR Australia 3 SPOILERS & LIVE Sightings! Tweets go here *please read post 1*
Post by: georgiapeach on March 19, 2014, 10:38:27 AM
IF you do NOT have a LIVE SPOILER yourself, please use the spoiler discussion thread. Thanks!
Title: Re: TAR Australia 3 SPOILERS & LIVE Sightings! Tweets go here *please read post 1*
Post by: RealityFan37 on March 19, 2014, 10:07:06 PM
The Start Line for ARAus3 was Ayres Rock/Uluru. Started there last week!
Title: Re: TAR Australia 3 SPOILERS & LIVE Sightings! Tweets go here *please read post 1*
Post by: georgiapeach on March 19, 2014, 11:28:26 PM
Sigh.

THIS IS THE LIVE THREAD!!  NO POSTING HERE UNLESS YOU HAVE THE SPOILER!

Moving posts....
 
 
for the millionth time....
Title: Re: TAR Australia 3 SPOILERS & LIVE Sightings! Tweets go here *please read post 1*
Post by: georgiapeach on March 19, 2014, 11:31:04 PM
The Start Line for ARAus3 was Ayres Rock/Uluru. Started there last week!


:tu  so much!!
Title: Re: TAR Australia 3 SPOILERS & LIVE Sightings! Tweets go here *please read post 1*
Post by: ovalorange on March 24, 2014, 07:40:02 AM
Where is this poster? ???

 femme fatale @anxiequeen    19h ago
omg they're filming the finale of the amazing race here rn!! I'm standing right next to the road block oooo catch me on tv


femme fatale ‏@anxiequeen
a girl almost knocked me over screaming "WE'RE DOING A RACE" so that was a quick brush with fame
Title: Re: TAR Australia 3 SPOILERS & LIVE Sightings! Tweets go here *please read post 1*
Post by: paradoxinee on March 24, 2014, 11:01:27 AM
She said something about Disney world back in March 22

femme fatale ‏@anxiequeen Mar 22

I JUST MET DAN AND PHIL AT DISNEY WORLD I'M VOMITING OH NONNIGVNM

She seems to be with her family on vacation

femme fatale ‏@anxiequeen 1h

it's 60 degrees and I'm complaining that it's cold I am not ready to go back to MN tomorrow

So if it is true, it must be in USA, not Australia, so how could it be the finale?
Title: Re: TAR Australia 3 SPOILERS & LIVE Sightings! Tweets go here *please read post 1*
Post by: howie_2010 on March 24, 2014, 11:14:47 AM
So if it is true, it must be in USA, not Australia, so how could it be the finale?
She's probably assuming it's the finale of the US version.
Title: Re: TAR Australia 3 SPOILERS & LIVE Sightings! Tweets go here *please read post 1*
Post by: georgiapeach on March 24, 2014, 01:51:53 PM
Let's take this to discussion now please?? Thanks!
Title: Re: TAR Australia 3 SPOILERS & LIVE Sightings! Tweets go here *please read post 1*
Post by: ovalorange on March 28, 2014, 06:08:48 PM
Found them again... they're in Buenos Aires!! :hearts:

yazgd Y antier turisteando en #BuenosAires que me encuentro una pista de #TheAmazingRace australia&newzealand jajaja   3h
http://web.stagram.com/p/686325299106280076_193896531

(http://i.imgur.com/clZDd3R.jpg)
Title: Re: TAR Australia 3 SPOILERS & LIVE Sightings! Tweets go here *please read post 1*
Post by: Alenaveda on March 28, 2014, 06:31:32 PM
Found them again... they're in Buenos Aires!! :hearts:

yazgd Y antier turisteando en #BuenosAires que me encuentro una pista de #TheAmazingRace australia&newzealand jajaja   3h
http://web.stagram.com/p/686325299106280076_193896531

(http://i.imgur.com/clZDd3R.jpg)


This person says they were at Baires two days ago.
Title: Re: TAR Australia 3 SPOILERS & LIVE Sightings! Tweets go here *please read post 1*
Post by: Alenaveda on March 28, 2014, 06:45:32 PM
Found them again... they're in Buenos Aires!! :hearts:

yazgd Y antier turisteando en #BuenosAires que me encuentro una pista de #TheAmazingRace australia&newzealand jajaja   3h
http://web.stagram.com/p/686325299106280076_193896531

(http://i.imgur.com/clZDd3R.jpg)


This person says they were at Baires two days ago.

And this piss me off because even if I would have known they were coming I hadn't had chances to track them due to work  :gaah: .
Title: Re: TAR Australia 3 SPOILERS & LIVE Sightings! Tweets go here *please read post 1*
Post by: ovalorange on March 29, 2014, 06:33:42 AM
(http://i.imgur.com/V0GkmLD.jpg)

Here is the confirmation of St Petersburg, found from this blog...

http://russiastudytrip.wordpress.com/2014/03/17/third-day-in-moscow-and-saint-petersburg-russia-march-16-2014/
Title: Re: TAR Australia 3 SPOILERS & LIVE Sightings! Tweets go here *please read post 1*
Post by: ovalorange on March 30, 2014, 05:34:25 AM
Are we done already? Great Ocean Road finale perhaps? Notice the three stations at the water...

@btyboo Saw the filming of #theamazingrace in #portcampbell....#notallowedtotakephotos #rebel #reallifetvisnotsoreal #taxisweretakingcompetitorsfrompointtopoint

http://instagram.com/p/mKKY8XNpMK/

(http://i.imgur.com/I1f8bvN.jpg)
Title: Re: TAR Australia 3 SPOILERS & LIVE Sightings! Tweets go here *please read post 1*
Post by: ovalorange on March 30, 2014, 05:45:04 AM
Another sighting at Port Campbell, from twitter:

Roadwarriors ‏@Roadwarriors 4h
They were filming The amazing Race here today. Got video of a team completing a roadblock. Here's one pic video to follow http://4sq.com/1dZUaTW

(http://i.imgur.com/50z7t03.jpg)
Title: Re: TAR Australia 3 SPOILERS & LIVE Sightings! Tweets go here *please read post 1*
Post by: ovalorange on March 30, 2014, 05:50:34 AM
And another...

km6014 Amazing Race on Great Ocean Road! #victoria #photoaday #365project   3h
km6014 #amazingrace #almostfamous

http://instagram.com/p/mKJ9vfoLKT/

(http://i.imgur.com/xtOBOaw.jpg)
Title: Re: TAR Australia 3 SPOILERS & LIVE Sightings! Tweets go here *please read post 1*
Post by: ovalorange on April 23, 2014, 07:46:10 AM
Some info for Port Campbell looks to have leaked to a local paper, photo taken by @Stass1 on twitter

(http://i.imgur.com/oWOURZc.jpg)
Title: Saw an episode being filmed on March 10, 2014
Post by: Lobo1 on May 19, 2014, 06:30:17 PM
So I was at Angkor Wat on March 10, 2014 and saw what a person in my party said was paraphernalia for the this show, The Amazing Race (I have never seen the show). I was even reprimanded for opening the clue box (Is that what it's called?) and taking a peek inside (sorry, I rally had no idea about this show). So a little later that day, we see a man and woman being filmed while in a tuk tuk on the road to Angkor--they were having some trouble (we think they lost their Angkor Wat passes).

So my question: Was this an episode from Season 25?
Title: Re: Saw an episode being filmed on March 10, 2014
Post by: SamualDude on May 19, 2014, 06:34:59 PM
So I was at Angkor Wat on March 10, 2014 and saw what a person in my party said was paraphernalia for the this show, The Amazing Race (I have never seen the show). I was even reprimanded for opening the clue box (Is that what it's called?) and taking a peek inside (sorry, I rally had no idea about this show). So a little later that day, we see a man and woman being filmed while in a tuk tuk on the road to Angkor--they were having some trouble (we think they lost their Angkor Wat passes).

So my question: Was this an episode from Season 25?

You had seen an episode for The Amazing Race: Australia Season 3 :)
Title: Re: Saw an episode being filmed on March 10, 2014
Post by: Lobo1 on May 19, 2014, 06:37:11 PM


You had seen an episode for The Amazing Race: Australia Season 3 :)


Ah, I see. Thanks.
Title: Re: Saw an episode being filmed on March 10, 2014
Post by: Platrium on May 20, 2014, 05:50:55 AM
 :hello2: and :bigwelcome to RFF, Lobo1!