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Williamson Banned For Chucking

New Zealand superstar batsman and part time off-spinner Kane Williamson has been banned from bowling in international cricket after his action was proven to be illegal. 335 more words


Warning - Female Scout in Action!

It’s been a week or two, but the holidays have been in full swing from school and the little sweeties have only just gone back. I have had so much on my plate, I have barely found time to pause for breath, never mind sit and ponder.  644 more words


Milford Sound Highway Waterfalls, New Zealand

I was trying to decide whether to write about these waterfalls, and I’ve decided that I will, if for no other reason to advertise the amazing place that is Milford Sound. 286 more words


Swamp lakes glenorchy nz

One afternoon we did the swamp board walk at Glenorchy deep in the southern alps of New Zealand. The skies were an incredible blue, the temperatures freezing, the sun glorious and the reflections mesmerizing!! 21 more words


Shanghai - Day Two

Sunday 1st June.

We had a leisurely morning today being woken up by the pigeons outside. Despite our complex being next to one of the cities main arterial routes, it’s very quiet and private down our driveway. 714 more words

Wharariki Beach

Wharariki Beach gets overlooked by its more highly promoted cousin in tourism – Farewell Spit. That’s a shame as the expansive top of South Island West Coast beach offers many walking and biking tracks accessible to travellers.

New Zealand

The Dark Horse – Out of the Darkness and Onto Our Screens

New Zealand talent is bursting at the seam, with several films having worked the global festival circuit over the last few years. “The Dark Horse”, which premiered at the New Zealand International Film Festival on July 17th, tells the inspiring true story of a Kiwi hero and chess champ named Genesis Potini – a mental health advocate who himself suffered with bipolar disorder and who sadly passed away in 2011. 159 more words