Since I drove up it I simply need to address this pathetic excuse for a Motorway that we have here in Southern New Zealand! (Oh and some awesome news and a cute conversation with a kid in the park!)Continue reading “#94 Road trip to Dunedin: a motorway? No way New Zealand!”
We were so excited when New Zealand went 24 days absolutely Covid – free… then there’s the drama of the last few days with 5 new active cases – all from people entering New Zealand from overseas. Still, aside from that, the super rugby franchise came to an arrangement – so that we can now host a Super Rugby Aotearoa championship – a round robin between New Zealand teams. Aaaaand…. the Highlanders season ticket that we had thought was turning out to be a waste of money, suddenly came alive again!Continue reading “Life with 1.5 legs: the return of LIVE rugby!”
This was an important weekend for us because it is the last time that I was going to be able to go away on holiday for a long long time…. so we decided to make the most of it. Continue reading “Labour weekend – the last escape!”
This was a momentous weekend for a number of reasons: Mark’s 3 year arrival anniversary, my first Saturday off in a very long time and the last public holiday long weekend for quite a while, so we made the most of it. Continue reading “Otago Peninsula relaxation”
Well we were ready for all the exciting rugby action this weekend but it didn’t exactly go to plan, did it!
We went to Dunedin for the weekend, to watch the Southland Stags play Otago: a local Derby that always provides some action. And did it ever, but not the way we expected. Continue reading “A disastrous rugby weekend!”