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Ohakune, a winter wonderland in May. 

Last weekend it was Tom’s birthday, and what better way to spend turning 24 then in the big snowy mountains! Although ski season hasn’t kicked off yet here in New Zealand, we went to check out the small alpine town of Ohakune. 963 more words


End of summer round up.....

So, it’s been a long warm Summer and we got a lot done at RaetihiRetro, and still there’s stuff not done. The garage got a new roof and the dry rot in the walls cut out and replaced, and painted again, but not fully. 348 more words


Rotorua to Wellington, New Zealand (2-10 Mar 2015)

Despite our hiccup with the hire car in Auckland, we were fortunate that buses were able to take us to most of the places we had planned to visit on the North Island. 1,141 more words

New Zealand

Hello world!

It’s about time the Raetihi Gutbuster had it’s own blog.  A year goes by so fast, remembering what organizing needs doing becomes a bit of a mission.   32 more words

Wondrous Ohakune

Ohakune is one of the towns of the Northern Island of New Zealand. South of the famous Tongariro National Park and just beside the active Mt. 1,201 more words

La ira de Sauron nos lleva a Ohakune

Tras conocer Mordor, nuestro rumbo se dirigía al Monte del Destino también dentro del Parque Nacional Tongariro, pero parece que a Sauron no le ha hecho ninguna gracia la idea de que nos intentemos deshacer del anillo de poder…Su ira se ha desatado! 1,012 more words

Vallecanos Por El Mundo

Lahar, harr and ha-ha by Angela Caldin

I’ve been learning some new words recently down here in New Zealand so I thought I’d share them.

A Force of Nature

On a recent visit to Ohakune and the volcano Mount Ruapehu in the central North Island, I discovered that there’s something called a… 523 more words

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