hi im new to this site but not to Australia! we are a family with 4 children and move to australia just over 3 years ago! we travelled around and fell totally in love with queensland that was my australia dream! we got down as far as Adelaide and i was heavily pregnant so the travelling got put on hold! had the buba brought a house, both got jobs kids in school etc. but now 3 years on i need to carry on with my dream. my husband has lost his job, company went into liquidation, hes a fully qualifed plumber and gas installier but willinging to do anything right now! im wondering did this happen for a reason as a chance for us to make the big move!! our eldest only had 1 year left at primary school so think nows the time!!! just cant decided between hervey bay(have freinds there) or northen beaches of mackay??? have done lots of reasearch and feel mackay is out of this world lots of work but very expensisve living hervey bay simpler life cheaper housing not so much work! we really want the simpler life dont want hubby working long hours so he misses out on kids but worried we maybe in the centrelink cue from rumours of not mork in hervey bay anyone tell me if its that bad for work?? our friends got jobs within a couple of months and tell me its fine but not sure if they are biased!!! HELP!!!