Author: Philip Newman

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Kaikora still on shaky ground.

Lovely weather here in Kaikora today. I’m embedded with the 3Cssb in their catering team still cooking for the masses of support workers in the area.  The main roads into the town are still...

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Heavy snow falls in Waiouru.

There is nothing like a good snowfall in the winter.  It’s not something every Aucklander gets to see but as part of “Exercise Phoenix Shield”, soldiers from the newly formed 38 Combat Service Support Company...

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All Blacks Vs. Wales

Attending a game at Eden Park is always an experience.  The All Blacks vs. Wales game was happening right in front of me. You could tell most of the crowd were supporting the local...

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Hiking to the top of Mt Auckland.

Mt Auckland is a hidden wilderness located north of Helensville on state highway 16.  The track isn’t for the faint hearted and is a true tramping track.  The formed track is marked by tags on...

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Kanga visits Whangarei Falls

  I always enjoy visiting Whangarei and stopping here at the waterfall is a must.  Kanga almost went for a dip while I was taking this photo.

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Awesome weekend in Wanaka

The weather has been really good over the last few days. While the forecast was for rain, Wanaka decided against it. Sunny skies all around.