Monthly Archives: May 2018

First tramp – Abel Tasman National Park

West Coast to Nelson Eric returned to Christchurch the following morning, making such good time along Highway 7 that he was able to pick up a flight that evening rather than hang around to the following day. For me the trip entered a new phase, thankfully dispensing with the constant rush of road and slowing…
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South Island Road Trip – 1995

South Island Road Trip – 1995 I’d lived in Auckland in 1991 and had been so impressed by the city that I always new that I'd come back to live in New Zealand.  But first I had to return to Australia and finish my Honours degree.  Another degree followed and then a job with a…
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