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Golf – who knew?

It could be that time of life, the time when one takes up golf. Our friend has an annual golf tournament on Great Barrier Island for his birthday which is always hilarious. (This year, as he had hurt his foot, and Luke’s vintage homemade golf cart invention was typically not quite ready, there was a […]

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A bit more about SUPPing

I already posted about my interest in this earlier last year but I actually pushed the boat out (pardon the pun) and bought two SUPs as an Xmas present for my husband and I in December. Here on Great Barrier Island we have put them to much use – while I haven’t exactly mastered surfing […]

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Inspirational Interview – My favourite bird Judy Gilbert

When I go to Great Barrier as I have just done over this long weekend one of my favourite excursions is the 30 minute drive to see my friend Judy Gilbert in her breathtaking “Scallop House” which enjoys panoramic views of Medlands Beach from a ridge. Jude has a big vision for Great Barrier Island […]

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