Monthly Archives: March 2013

Dave’s Test Match Special

Hello world,   Apologies for going a relatively long time without an update. We’d love to say it’s because we’ve had no time due to doing loads of amazing things, but the truth is the campsite just had rubbish internet … Continue reading

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Waipu to Sunnyvale

Hello friends! Just for the record, it is NOT true that I tell him off when he writes to you, I’m just a little more committed to the accuracy of your information than he is! :p Nevertheless I am sorry, … Continue reading

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Photo’s of the week

Hello world. Leigh mostly sighs and tells me off when I try and write a blog entry. I don’t blame her really. She has allowed me the role of official photographer of our trip so here’s some interesting things we … Continue reading

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Life in Waipu

HELLO DEAR READER!! Well, we have been in Waipu for just over a week now so here’s a little about what’s been happening…   Generally we work in the morning – taking care of the motel, working in the garden … Continue reading

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Why not?

So, on Saturday we got a bus to a lovely little place called Waipu, which is in Northland (the next county up), about 2 hours north of the city. We have come to stay with Claire and Pete, who own … Continue reading

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Leigh’s Impressions of Auckland

Hello lovely person reading this! First of all I am going to blabble and you can skip this bit if you already know it/don’t care. Essentially, the country of New Zealand is made up of two islands, the North and … Continue reading

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Mount Eden Pics

After yesterday’s awful, awful blog entry Leigh wants a go today so I (Dave) am just putting up a few pictures of our walk up Muangawhau, AKA Mount Eden. It is an absolutely stunning ex-volcano complete with a huge crater. … Continue reading

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