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Vogel Street Party, Dunedin

Yesterday I met Tom after work and we headed into Dunedin to check out the Vogel Street Party as in the Arts Event magazine it sounded pretty awesome “Musicians, street performers and artists line the streets with colour and entertainment.” Well there were musicians, performers and artists… but they weren’t exactly lining the street. 696 more words

NZ South Island

Master of the Nymph - G.E.M. Skues

My wife Margaret is the happy owner of a wonderful Antiquarian Bookshop in Willoughby in Sydney Australia (see lovevintagebooks.com.au). Hence over many years I’ve now accumulated many flyfishing books that have come to mean a great deal to me for a number of different reasons. 719 more words

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Do-Re-Mi... So Far. Too Far. Oh Dear

Long time, no speak. I have been really bad with updating everyone on our time here, I am glad to say that it is because we have been so busy! 1,096 more words

NZ South Island

A Cold Place to Die - Molesworth Station - North Canterbury NEW ZEALAND

It’s not the usual emotion you equate with flyfishing in the NZ South Island. As a cold wind brings flurries of light sleet down on us we know it’s a long drive down to Hanmer Springs so we turn away from the historic grave ahead of us on the next stretch of the river and trudge back to the truck. 435 more words

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So Many Shoes, So Little Money!

I haven’t even been paid my first weeks wages yet and I’m already spending hundreds of dollars on shoes! I’ve just started work in a fashion shoe shop, full time and my job is literally to stare, handle and try on shoes all day. 484 more words

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