Just been reading some old post and saw GG demise about the separation.
As some know I am in the Philippines if you want to open a bank account you need some ID and $100. and you are under way, a safety deposit box is $25 PA
OZ cards work here in the ATM's. Any more info message be glad to help been there like GG and know how he feels along with the rest.
Quantas do a leave Thursday and fly back 10 days later trip if you want to come over.