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  1. balinews

    Telkomsel website hacked

    Customers of Telkomsel attempting to log on to its official website on Friday, were met with a black homepage emblazoned with a stern message, the result of a hack on the telecommunications company. The message, accompanied by a four-letter profanity, called on Telkomsel to reduce its internet...
  2. DenpasarHouse

    No Bules, no complaints.

    I had a strange experience yesterday while trying to go to a small Balinese waterpark. It's called Gumuh Sari Futsal & Waterpark. Here's their Facebook page, they don't have a website (no surprise there): I...
  3. hadodi

    Not happy with police help

    I reported few months ago a fraud and embezzlement. Just few days ago I received a litter from the officer who handled the case that there was no criminal case... He adviced that I could complain. With whom? Him! Does somebody similar experience? What tomdo?
  4. T

    CBN Internet- experiences/ recommendations?

    Hi All Does anyone currently (or previously) use CBN for their internet? Currently we have IndiHome on a 20MB connection, but will be moving to new villa next month and thinking of changing. IndiHome is okay, but we don't make use of the home phone or TV much so looking for alternative...
  5. J


    Hi all. Happy New Year to everyone. Has anyone played Bali Handara Golf course? Also does anyone know what it costs to join as a full member?
  6. T

    Would Like to Interview Some Expats

    Hi, I’m a writer for International Living Magazine and International Living Australia. I am coming to Bali next month to research and write a series of articles about living and retiring in Bali. I’m hoping to meet up with some expats from the US, Canada, Australia or New Zealand who are...
  7. geedee

    Adele Australian tour- how much will she earn for a few weeks?

    It goes to show that you don't need to be slim, glamorous and show a bit of leg or bust. Adele has sold out and announced another Sydney show There will be 2 sell out shows at the Olympic stadium alone of 90,000 each show. When first show went on sale the website crashed people struggled to...
  8. balinews

    Australian teenager detained by Bali police for possession of white powder

    A Perth teenager allegedly found with a white powder at a Bali nightclub will remain "locked up" as he and the suspicious substance undergo testing, police have said. Jamie Murphy, 18, was arrested at Bali's popular Kuta nightclub precinct early today, after a security search at Skygarden...
  9. T

    xBox Modding

    Does anyone know where I can take an xBox to get hacked/ modified to play copied games that they sell here in Bali? Any idea of cost? Thanks
  10. spicyayam

    So proud of my wife

    You can see her in the photo (top right): Two Malaysians arrested for allegedly smuggling drugs to Bali - National - The Jakarta Post I don't think too many people can handle what she has been doing, but quite amazingly she copes so well. I know I am biased but I know of no one who would I...
  11. admin

    Want to watch Ausse TV in Bali (or anywhere else in the world)?

    Check out Aussie Expat tv: Live, On-Demand, Catchup TV | Aussie Expat TV | Watch Aussie TV in Asia You can call them on: 62-812-3973-3359
  12. davita

    Forum hacked?

    I clicked on this forum this morning and was directed to advert selling ipods, ipads, iphones etc...happened a few times. Anybody else get this or only me? Edit: This was the page I was redirected after clicking this forum which is a 'Favorite".
  13. spicyayam

    Experiences with AliExpress

    Has anyone had much experience with AliExpress? I am just curious how it works. The site says free shipping to Indonesia and prices seem so cheap. Is it too good to be true?
  14. davita

    Chemical Castration

    Once again Indonesia has proved it hasn't come out of the dark approved chemical castration for sex offenders. Watching the joke of the judiciary re. the Jessica trial, the JISchool trial, the drug trafficker's trials and the recent admittance that the Justice System needs reform and...
  15. geedee

    Indonesian airlines cleared for US flights

    Lots more American tourists possibly. Indonesian carriers cleared for US flights after nine-year ban - BBC News
  16. balinews

    Bali flights resume after volcanic erruption

    FLIGHTS to and from Bali will resume this morning after planes were grounded due to volcanic ash. In a statement to Seven, Virgin Australia said the airline had determined that flying to and from Bali was now safe, with the first flight to Bali due to leave at 10.05am. Virgin said it would...
  17. klaatu


    There was a raid on all the kos aroind here,Pemogan,Denpasar,yesterday for KIPEM,of course the missus had the wrong adressed one,so she ad to go to local banjar somewhere in Denpasar selatan.I got her to ask about SKTT(or whatever they are called here). They say can process all but must go to...
  18. davita

    Any update to best TV service in Bali.

    We've had Telkom cable TV for about four years and it's been just OK. The picture went blank yesterday and no-one answers the phone. My wife will go to the office tomorrow but meanwhile I'd ask members for opinion on a better service (I live in Kerobokan). We get CBN fiber TV (Dens TV) included...
  19. balinews

    No outbreak of zika virus in Bali according to health ministry

    Health Ministry has denied the information about the spread of Zika virus in Bali following the appeal of Australia through website http: // as at June 17, 2016 informing that Zika virus is currently spread in Indonesia, especially Bali. Official at the Ministry Oscar...
  20. balinews

    Big waves not caused by earthquake says official

    An official from the Agency for the Assessment and Application of Technology, or BPPT, has been forced to deny rumors that a tidal wave spotted in Java and Bali caused a 6.2 Richter scale earthquake. While tidal waves can be caused by earthquakes, earthquakes are not caused by the waves, only...