Tag: Waiouru

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 layered up and braved the elements.  Amped and ready to go the reccie party came back with news visibility had dropped below […]

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Heading South – Cross Country Flying.

Keeping up your flying hours is a good way to spend all your hard earned money.  New Zealand has some stunning scenery if you get the right weather you can see all the way to Mt Taranaki from this location. This leg has been the most stunning, VFR from Taupo to Fielding.

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