St Martins School Production

St Martins School put on a school production every three years, and the whole school get involved, either as cast, ensemble, stage management, lighting, costume, make-up, etc.

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First snow of 2015

Shaping up to be a great winter in 2015 (almost better than 2014 already and it’s hardly even the end of June!). Managed to build an igloo at Castle Hill and have a monster snowball fight with the McNeills/Bests.

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“YHA is Always Home”

After shooting some photos of the family enjoying some of the YHA hostels around the South Island, the YHA asked us if we’d like to be involved in shooting a TV commercial for the YHA in Christchurch.

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Adventures in Auckland

After a few days up in Auckland on a training course, the rest of the family came up to join me for the weekend to stay with friends Mac & Brenda who live in an awesome spot backing on to Mt Eden/Maungawhau.  I had a great time exploring with my…

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Aurora Australis

While in Alexandra, I noticed quite a lot of “noise” in the Aurora Australis Facebook group on the 11th April about auroral activity, so headed out to find a dark spot and see what I could see.

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Alexandra and the Rail Trail

Managed to get down to Alexandra for a few days to stay with the Bairds and do some mountain-biking here and there. The kids all had a ball on the BMX track in Alex, and we also managed to get out on the bikes along/near the Central Otago Rail Trail…

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