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Not sure what to do *fluffy*

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#1 rabbit hyde

Posted 05 December 2012 - 01:16 PM

Another WDYT from yours truly.

I'm due on the 5-7th of January with my first.  I just found out this morning that Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds are going to be playing at the Sydney Opera House on the 24-25th of February.

I really want to go but I'm wondering if it's too soon after the estimated arrival of our baby, especially if the baby decides to arrive late.

There are so many unknowns but at the same time it's freaking Nick Cave.


#2 Lyra

Posted 05 December 2012 - 01:20 PM

It really is up to you but I was exhausted for about the first 6 - 8 weeks. Nick Cave himself could have come to my house to perform and I doubt I would have cared LOL

#3 MintyBiscuit

Posted 05 December 2012 - 01:21 PM

How awesome, right?

It really depends. We had stuff booked for when DS was six months and still couldn't go because his feeding and sleeping was still a nightmare. But I've also known people to be going out to things from the time their baby is a few weeks old. Honestly, I'd buy the tickets and if you can't make it find someone who'll take them off your hands

#4 Mumma2furrykids

Posted 05 December 2012 - 01:27 PM

I agree with PP

Buy the tickets!!! If you don't feel up to attending, you can easily sell them on ebay or gumtree the day before.

#5 Lyra

Posted 05 December 2012 - 01:33 PM

QUOTE (ChickenRose @ 05/12/2012, 02:31 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
If there's someone to leave the baby with then get the tickets!

just be aware that if you are breastfeeding your baby might not take a bottle

But, yeah, buy tickets and onsell if you have to. Someone out there will take them!

#6 Ms K

Posted 05 December 2012 - 01:34 PM

Get the tickets and see how you feel when the time comes. I had tickets to see a comedian I love last week, ds is 13weeks and I didn't go because I wasn't ready to be seperated from him.

#7 Tomahawk

Posted 05 December 2012 - 01:39 PM

Get them for sure. I went to a concert when my baby was 6 weeks old and I'm glad I did. They were the kind of band that i didn't think would come here again.

#8 Funwith3

Posted 05 December 2012 - 02:34 PM

Are you planning to breast feed? That would be my only issue. I bought tickets for Russell Brand which is this Friday night. DD will be 6.5 months old and I'm even stressing out about leaving her!! If you can get your baby on a bottle early on then you'll hopefully be right. Buy the tickets. Sell them if you need to.

#9 kiwimum2b

Posted 05 December 2012 - 02:42 PM

I went to Bon jovi and U2 when my baby was 6 weeks..
If you want to go, get the tickets!

#10 wonder woman

Posted 05 December 2012 - 02:53 PM

QUOTE (Lyra @ 05/12/2012, 02:33 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
QUOTE (ChickenRose @ 05/12/2012, 02:31 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>

If there's someone to leave the baby with then get the tickets!

just be aware that if you are breastfeeding your baby might not take a bottle

then bring the baby original.gif

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