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There’s soft beauty among the hills and mountains of the South Island, the place that holds my heart.

My lovely daughter took this photo, and I gave it words…


Central Otago ... just stunning!

I’m back from Central Otago. A very quick visit to check on vineyards, enjoy some gorgeous scenery and haul out that camera whenever possible. So in no particular order here they are … 87 more words

Organic Gardening In New Zealand

Air NZ's new Hobbit safety video directed by Taika Waititi

Director Taika Waititi has been shooting Air New Zealand‘s next safety video in Central Otago, The Southland Times reports.

The video is designed to celebrate the third and final Hobbit film, and will feature cameos by  134 more words

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What’s in the glass tonight August 18th

Coal Pit SV Central Otago Pinot Noir 2008

L took me away down to beautiful Queenstown for a naughty night, and for dinner with her old friend F and husband C, who flew over from Sydney for a week’s skiing. 87 more words

Cone of silence on Central Otago meeting

A cone of silence remains over a meeting in Queenstown last month between Labour leader David Cunliffe and high profile Central Otago man, ex All Black and ex National MP Grahame Thorne. 101 more words


Oh to be Young, Fit and Healthy...

I must have woken up on the wrong side of the bed on Thursday.

There is limited flat land around this area. It’s one of the charms of Central Otago! 659 more words

Viticulturist Interview Mike Wing, Two Paddocks

Name: Mike Wing

Winery: Two Paddocks

Town/Country: Central Otago, New Zealand

  1. Which spot in your vineyard is the most special and why?

The rocky outcrop at our Last Chance Vineyard. 215 more words