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Interview with Julie Lamb, of the Julie Lamb Band

The Julie Lamb Band is playing at King Street Live on Friday 20th November!  Doors open at 7pm.

Here’s my recent interview with Julie Lamb: 49 more words


A rural day out

Having moved to rural New Zealand, I am determined to enjoy all that being ‘in the country’ (as we say here) has to offer.  The annual Wairarapa Agricultural & Pastoral Society Show is being held this weekend, so the young man and I trotted along to see what was to be found!   515 more words


The Paths of the Dead

Warwick did indeed come “early” the following morning, and by early I mean the very acceptable 9 o’clock, we’re just lazy buggers! After a spot of breakfast we jumped into his car for our own private tour of the western end of the Wairarapa, all areas Warwick knows well and fondly from growing up nearby. 1,182 more words

New Zealand

The Waitarere Forest Gates Are Closed

When I met up with two of my best friends who had travelled around NZ at the start of the year, one of the places they mentioned which stuck in my head was the small town of Bulls, nestled between Whanganui and Palmerston North. 906 more words

New Zealand

And so it begins

I have packed my first box!  I listed everything, which took up half a page of foolscap-sized paper and took photos, so it took a while!  777 more words