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{{Trail|Delegate Information|Accommodation}}
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Registration Information: http://linux.conf.au/register/accommodation
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circle 200 50 25 [[Special:PrefixIndex/User:Augur_.|My Subpages]]
== Late night arrivals: ==
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circle 330 37 50 [http://www.ubuntu.com Ubuntu]
 
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rect 370 12 415 63 [https://www.android.com Android]
If you are arriving at your accommodation outside of their regular reception hours, please leave your details here so we can organise out-of-hours reception.
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rect 428 12 467 63 [http://www.raspberrypi.org Raspberry Pi]
 
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rect 483 12 533 63 [https://www.geocaching.com Geocaching]
=== Uni Halls ===
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rect 549 12 592 63 [https://www.cryptoparty.in CryptoParty]
'''Reception hours: 8am - 8pm. '''
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rect 600 12 679 63 [http://www.gimp.org GNU Image Manipulation Program (GIMP)]
 
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circle 710 37 50 [https://qgis.org QuantumGIS (QGIS)]
'''After hours phone: 027 676 4862'''
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rect 738 12 790 63 [http://freemind.sourceforge.net/wiki/index.php/Main_Page FreeMind]
 
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(your name, date & time of arrival)
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{{User:Augur_./box|About Me|[[File:geo-nz.png|left|I'm a Kiwi|link=Category:People from New Zealand]][[Category:People from New Zealand]]My name is Robert Frittmann, but most people know me as ᏜᏠᎶᏠᏑ. I live in West Auckland, and I've been involved in the maker movement and the free/libre open source software community (as an end-user) for a number of years now. I currently have Lubuntu 14.04LTS installed on all my home computers, and I have an Android smartphone and tablet. I've been using Linux exclusively since about 2008. This will be my first LinuxConf, however.}}
James (Ender) Brown, Fri 09/01, ~10:30PM
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{{User:Augur_./box|Availablity|[[File:happy holidays.png|right|150px]] I will be unavailable for lca volunteer work on Christmas Eve, Christmas Day and Boxing Day. I'll also be unavailable on the afternoon/evening of 4th January. Other than that I'll be on deck here on the wiki, on Twitter, and on the Freenode IRC #linux.conf.au channel. Merry Christmas / happy holidays everyone.}}
 
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{{User:Augur_./box|Wiki Support|I'm the wiki wrangler for LCA2015, and I'm happy to help delegates and presenters alike with their wiki editing questions. The fastest way to contact me for wiki support is via my [[User_talk:Augur_.|talk page]]. Alternatively, you can contact me via [https://twitter.com/Frittmann Twitter]. Sorry, I don't do Facebook. If I don't know the answer to your question, I'll tell you that straight away, and will then do some research to try to find an answer for you.}}
Jonathan Woithe, Sat 10th, 20:00-2100 (plane arrives 18:55)
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{{User:Augur_./box|Transport|[[File:augurs-affordable-accomodation-200x200.png|left|80px|Augur's Affordable Accomodation (West Auckland)|link=Augur's_Affordable_Accomodation_-_West_Auckland]]As mentioned above, I live in West Auckland. I will be traveling daily into the conference by car. I will have room for up to 6 other people in my 7-seater vehicle, and would be interested in car-pooling / ridesharing. If you live nearby Great North Road and would like a lift to/from the conference each day, please let me know on my [[User_talk:Augur_.|talk page]]. A donation towards petrol costs would be appreciated. Please see [https://www.google.co.nz/maps/search/hotels+and+motels+near+Henderson,+Auckland/@-36.8745556,174.6343055,15z this map] of hotels and motels close to where I live, which I could visit to collect/drop off delegates.}}
 
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{{User:Augur_./box|What I'll be doing at LCA2015|I expect to be spending most of my time during lca2015 hiding away in the NOC, monitoring the wiki, adding content, helping with wiki editing questions, and providing a two-way link between the wiki and other social media, such as Twitter and IRC. Any interesting info I find about LCA on social media might end up on the wiki, and anything important I find on the wiki might end up on social media. I've also offered to operate the {{TwitterMe|LCANetworks}} account on behalf of the other NOC people, providing them with feedback from Twitter.
Himangi Saraogi, Sun 11th, ~16:00 (plane arrives 14:50)
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Apart from that, I'm interested in attending the [[Personal Crypto & Security BOF|Personal Crypto & Security]], [[TinFoilHats]] and [[keysigning|Keysigning Crytoparty]] BoFs, and the opening presentations and [[Open_Source_for_Humanitarian_Tech_Miniconf#mh|Sahana]] presentation at the [[Open Source for Humanitarian Tech Miniconf]]. I'd also like to learn more about [http://www.annodex.org/events/lca2015_mmm/index.php/Main/Schedule#dn MediaGoblin] during the [http://www.annodex.org/events/lca2015_mmm Multimedia Miniconf]. So much to see, so much to do! Ooh, gotta go check out [[User:Vik Olliver|Vik Olliver]]'s presentation on Friday about 3D printing, as well! I'd love to have a play with the Arduino stuff too, but can't really afford to participate in such activities so close after Christmas. Anyway, I need to reserve some time for my volunteer duties during the conference.}}
 
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{{User:Augur_./box|Today's Schedule|{{User:Augur_./Mon}}}}
Brett James, Sat 10th, Plane arrives 17:10
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{{User:Augur_./box|Social Media|I'm active on social media, and you can follow me on any of these services...
 
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{{TwitterMe|frittmann}} (I'm on here a lot)<br>
Douglas Bagnall, Sun 11th, ~21:30 (plane arrives 20:30)
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{{GooglePlusMe|114399581202017238336}} (not that I use it much)
 
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Alastair D'Silva ([https://twitter.com/evildeece @evildeece] [mailto:alastair@d-silva.org Alastair D'Silva]) Mon 12th, 01:00 (plane arrives 23:35 JQ205 (SYD to AKL))
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=== Carlaw Park ===
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'''Reception hours: 8:30-5pm and 6pm-7pm Monday to Friday, 11am-1pm Saturday and Sunday. '''
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'''After hours phone: 027 707 9813'''
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(your name, date & time of arrival; try to sort by arrival time)
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* Clinton Roy, Fri 9th, ~midnight (plane arrives 22:45)
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* Eyal Lebedinsky, Sat 10th, ~20:30 (plane arrives 18:55)
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* [[user:Cindy Pallares Quezada|Cindy Pallares]], Sun 11th, ~8:00 (plane arrives 6:00)
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* [[user:Daniel Bryan|Daniel Bryan]], Sun 11th, ~15:30 (plane arrives 14:00)
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* [[User:Andrew Buckeridge|Andrew Buckeridge]], Sun 11th, ~10:00 (plane arrives 08:00, then customs + travel)
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* Hamish Coleman, Sun 11th, ~14:55 (plane arrives 12:55)
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* Ewen McNeill, Sun 11th, ~15:45 (plane arrives 14:15)
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* [mailto:mike.carden@gmail.com Mike Carden], Sun 11th, ~16:30, (plane arrives 14:55)
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* Mark Ellem, Sun 11th, ~16:30 (plane arrives 15:10)
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* Mark Jessop, Sun 11th, ~19:00 (plane arrives 17:15, then customs + travel)
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* Chris Edsall, Sun 11th, ~20:00 (plane arrives 19:00)
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* [mailto:jason.white@kordia.co.nz Jase White], Sun 11th, ~20:00, (plane arrives 19:00)
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* [mailto:tony.halligan@kordia.co.nz Tony Halligan], Sun 11th, ~20:00, (plane arrives 19:00)
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* Peter Vesely, Sun 11th, ~20:30 (plane arrives 18:55), early checkout on Sat 17th ~8:00am
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* Paul Warren, Sun 11th, ~22:30, plane arrives 20:50.
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* [mailto:tony.artemenko@gmail.com Anton Artemenko], Sun 11th, ~23:45 (plane arrives 22:45)
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* Darryl Bond, Sun 11th, ~23:45 (plane arrives 22:45)
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* [mailto:red@austin.ibm.com Antony (Red) Steel], Sun 11th ~23:30 (plane lands at 22:05)
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== Clothes Washing ==
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University Hall: Yes
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"A large coin operated laundry is located on the basement level, equipped with plenty of washers and dryers. (Washing powder is not supplied, but can be purchased via the laundry vending machine or at nearby convenience stores).
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University Hall Apartments also have laundry and lounge facilities."
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Source: Facilities section of http://www.accommodation.auckland.ac.nz/en/ac-visitors/ac-summer-2/ac-visiting-students.html#59385b0623e91baf6d145a6244e4ac5b
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Carlaw Park: Communal coin operated laundries are available in room 833.
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Non-campus laundromat: http://www.bubbleslaundromat.co.nz/
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137 Hobson Street
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Auckland Central
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Open 6am to Midnight.
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Self-service laundromat.
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Large washing machine load - $6
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Commercial extra large washing machine load - $10
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Commercial dryers $2 per 10mins.
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Normal household load, Wash & Dry - $10 to $12 total.
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Note changer onsite to change notes into $2 coins for use in all machines.
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Soap powder dispenser available.
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Parking out front.  
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Open 6am to Midnight every day of the year!
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==Amenities==
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This section is for information about what is available and what to bring.  
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=== Uni Halls ===
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=== Carlaw Park ===
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'''This is from personal experience taken from a discussion on [http://lists.lca2015.linux.org.au/pipermail/chat/2015-January/000416.html the mailing list]'''
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Having already arrived at Carlaw Park, here is a brief run down of what we've got. We're in a 3 bedroom apartment. There is University Wifi AP which supported eduroam in the living area.
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Our kitchen has:
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* 4x Bowls, plates and cutlery
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* 1x Fry Pan, 2x Saucepans
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* Kitchen Towel and dishcloth
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* Stove and Oven
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* Fridge/Freezer
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* Microwave
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Living/dining area:
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* TV
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* Lounges for up to 6 people.
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* coffee table
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* dining table for 4 (round and small)
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In each bedroom there was:
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* Towel and face cloth
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* shampoo and soap
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* Full Bedding (2x sheets, Blanket with cover and 1 pillow)
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* Wardrobe (no hangers)
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* Desk with chair and light (on the wall above the desk)
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We immediately bought:
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* dish washing liquid
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* hand towel for the bathroom
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* hand soap
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* water bottle for cold water in the fridge
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The supermarket is about 10 minutes walk away. Hope that's helpful.
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Revision as of 01:03, 9 January 2015

My SubpagesUbuntuAndroidRaspberry PiGeocachingCryptoPartyGNU Image Manipulation Program (GIMP)QuantumGIS (QGIS)FreeMindaugur-oss-interests.png
Transparent.gif About Me  
Transparent.gif
I'm a Kiwi
My name is Robert Frittmann, but most people know me as ᏜᏠᎶᏠᏑ. I live in West Auckland, and I've been involved in the maker movement and the free/libre open source software community (as an end-user) for a number of years now. I currently have Lubuntu 14.04LTS installed on all my home computers, and I have an Android smartphone and tablet. I've been using Linux exclusively since about 2008. This will be my first LinuxConf, however.
Transparent.gif Availablity  
Transparent.gif
happy holidays.png
I will be unavailable for lca volunteer work on Christmas Eve, Christmas Day and Boxing Day. I'll also be unavailable on the afternoon/evening of 4th January. Other than that I'll be on deck here on the wiki, on Twitter, and on the Freenode IRC #linux.conf.au channel. Merry Christmas / happy holidays everyone.
Transparent.gif Wiki Support  
Transparent.gif I'm the wiki wrangler for LCA2015, and I'm happy to help delegates and presenters alike with their wiki editing questions. The fastest way to contact me for wiki support is via my talk page. Alternatively, you can contact me via Twitter. Sorry, I don't do Facebook. If I don't know the answer to your question, I'll tell you that straight away, and will then do some research to try to find an answer for you.
Transparent.gif Transport  
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Augur's Affordable Accomodation (West Auckland)
As mentioned above, I live in West Auckland. I will be traveling daily into the conference by car. I will have room for up to 6 other people in my 7-seater vehicle, and would be interested in car-pooling / ridesharing. If you live nearby Great North Road and would like a lift to/from the conference each day, please let me know on my talk page. A donation towards petrol costs would be appreciated. Please see this map of hotels and motels close to where I live, which I could visit to collect/drop off delegates.
Transparent.gif What I'll be doing at LCA2015  
Transparent.gif I expect to be spending most of my time during lca2015 hiding away in the NOC, monitoring the wiki, adding content, helping with wiki editing questions, and providing a two-way link between the wiki and other social media, such as Twitter and IRC. Any interesting info I find about LCA on social media might end up on the wiki, and anything important I find on the wiki might end up on social media. I've also offered to operate the twitter.png @LCANetworks account on behalf of the other NOC people, providing them with feedback from Twitter.

Apart from that, I'm interested in attending the Personal Crypto & Security, TinFoilHats and Keysigning Crytoparty BoFs, and the opening presentations and Sahana presentation at the Open Source for Humanitarian Tech Miniconf. I'd also like to learn more about MediaGoblin during the Multimedia Miniconf. So much to see, so much to do! Ooh, gotta go check out Vik Olliver's presentation on Friday about 3D printing, as well! I'd love to have a play with the Arduino stuff too, but can't really afford to participate in such activities so close after Christmas. Anyway, I need to reserve some time for my volunteer duties during the conference.

Transparent.gif Today's Schedule  
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Mon 12th Event Location
09:00-10:00
10:00-10:40 Morning Tea
10:40-12:20
12:20-13:20 Lunch
13:20-15:00
15:00-15:40 Afternoon Tea
15:40-17:20
17:30-18:30
18:30-19:30
19:30-20:30
Evening
Transparent.gif Social Media  
Transparent.gif I'm active on social media, and you can follow me on any of these services...

twitter.png @frittmann (I'm on here a lot)
google.png 114399581202017238336 (not that I use it much)