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May 23, 2015 ... bright and cold

We interrupt our regular rain programme to bring you an unscheduled day of sunshine.

To prevent any misunderstanding about the seasons,  the regular programme of chilly temperatures will be maintained.  194 more words


one more story

This story – a conversation with Taku Parai – was a long time in coming. I’d been asking Taku to tell us about the suburb in which I live for some time and I finally got him to sit down and talk with me. 191 more words

Digital Stories

Forms change

Here are some photos from time spent in nature last weekend and words of upliftment and encouragement.

All that you can see has its roots in the unseen. 30 more words

Friendly Piwakawaka

When I went for a walk around the pond at the Forest and Bird reserve last weekend I could hear lots of Piwakawaka (NZ Fantail) calling in their happy, friendly, chirpy manner. 100 more words

The Bus

Come with me if you want a slice of life. Real life, nothing fancy, but 100 percent authentic.

As we drag our suitcases toward yawning hatch of the InterCity bus, the driver asks, … 1,129 more words

Are you ready for the changes to NZ Health & Safety Law?

26 April 2015
Matthew Pritchard

Major changes are happening in New Zealand with the Health and Safety Reform Bill.

Here’s a link from the Ministry of Business which outlines some of the changes: 267 more words

Matthew Pritchard


I’m just sharing some thoughts about Health and Safety on the Internet. Health and Safety is a serious thing and if not done right, people can get hurt. 32 more words

Matthew Pritchard