Life Returns The neighbours look over the fence with bemusement and shake their heads. They wonder what on earth we are doing, and why shouldn't they wonder. The grass is long in our paddocks, in some places almost going to seed, while the horse herd tramples as much grass in each electric fenced daily break [...]
It Is No Simple Business Naming a Dory
It Is No Simple Business Naming a Dory In November 2015, boat builders Brad Dimock and Andy Hutchinson built our two beautiful, wooden, Briggs style river dories. For the first 12 months of their existence, these two dories were essentially nameless (though they did have working names, Zsa Zsa and Eva after the Gabor sisters). [...]
The Story of Dories in New Zealand
What Makes The Grade 5 Section of the Rangitikei River Such A Great Rafting Trip?
What Makes The Grade 5 Section of the Rangitikei River Such A Great Rafting Trip? The Grade 5 section of the Rangitikei River on the central North Island is often called New Zealand's best half day white water rafting trip. Why? Lets have a look at the main features: The section is 11km in length [...]