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Post Posted: Fri May 11, 2012 11:43 am    Post subject: Welcome Sweet Boy

Hi All,

As alot of you knew and for those who didn't i had my first child on April the 8th 2012 @ 1213 am, hence why i have been a bit quiet on the forums latley.

Kayden Brenton Phillip Bates is his name

Weighing in @ 3.9kg and Measuring 52cm - He is definatly a keeper.

I'm pretty excited about taking & teaching him all about fishing and hunting so when i get old and grey he can take me in return. :lol:



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Post Posted: Fri May 11, 2012 11:45 am    Post subject: Re: Welcome Sweet Boy

Congratulations, a lot of fun ahead.

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Post Posted: Fri May 11, 2012 12:03 pm    Post subject: Re: Welcome Sweet Boy

He he he he Hes gonna be a lady killer!

Congrats mum and dad and welcome to the world Kayden : )

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Post Posted: Fri May 11, 2012 4:13 pm    Post subject: Re: Welcome Sweet Boy

Are you gonna be bringing him to the club anytime soon? Need to meet him! Otherwise will have to try and come to visit you!

Heard you talking to Julia this morning, good on you for getting organised to go out in the comp next weekend, hope you do great!

Thank heavens I moved to the Territory, everything I love is here!

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Post Posted: Fri May 11, 2012 8:53 pm    Post subject: Re: Welcome Sweet Boy

You sure its not one of those didgy brag mats that read long?

What a lovely looking little kid.

My daughter is 15 months now. She likes younger boys I think.... I know she loves boats. her face lights up every time she goes in ours.

Anyway congrats


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Post Posted: Fri May 11, 2012 9:56 pm    Post subject: Re: Welcome Sweet Boy

Congratulation on such a fine child!
:applause: :mrgreen:

But really, do you think that it is safe to expose him to Tales from the tiny so early?
:wink: :lol:

Have a good day, (and some good nights if you can)

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Post Posted: Sat May 12, 2012 12:01 am    Post subject: Re: Welcome Sweet Boy

Congrats JQ! Looks like he'll be baiting hooks and lifting anchors in no time :mrgreen:

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Post Posted: Sat May 12, 2012 3:27 am    Post subject: Re: Welcome Sweet Boy

:clap: 8) :D :applause: Congrats JQ!! :drinking8: Definetly legal size and healthy stock to boot. Thought your posts had gone a bit quiet .

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Post Posted: Thu May 17, 2012 2:51 pm    Post subject: Re: Welcome Sweet Boy

Gday JQ
I keep going over to see you but something always gets in the way.
I will get there soon before he is old enough to drive a car.
I went to see ya in hospital but you left that day. :drinking8:

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Post Posted: Sun May 20, 2012 2:21 am    Post subject: Re: Welcome Sweet Boy

Hello Kayden, welcome mate.

Congrats JQ, what a beautiful little boy.

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Post Posted: Sun Jun 03, 2012 2:10 pm    Post subject: Re: Welcome Sweet Boy

Well done JQ..Future fisho for sure. :clap: :clap:

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