Category Archives: Te Anau

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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Kepler Track in Winter

Every four years the Olympics come around and this means just one thing, go somewhere remote, without media, without internet connections; in short, go to New Zealand, go to Te Anau and head out into the mountains.  The difference for this trip was that I was taking my dad on what was his first overseas trip…
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Mt Luxmore Hut in Winter

  I have given Alex an undertaking that we will have the $40 meal deal at the pizza restaurant upon returning to Te Anau.  After a quick re-stock of dwindling supplies, transportation enquiries and piping hot showers we venture to the local restaurant and select a couple of vegetarian pizzas to cap off the trip.…
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