Month: April 2016

Hunua Ranges Hiking, Auckland
New Zealand

Hunua Ranges Hiking, Auckland

While most people would think of the Waitakere Ranges as being the place to go hiking in Auckland, there’s another water catchment area with dams and a mixture of gentle and rugged walking tracks: the Hunua Ranges. Bird watching The area has been undergoing some fairly intensive predator trapping and […]

The Gold Coast
Australia

The Gold Coast

The Gold Coast certainly offers what you would expect: golden sandy beaches. If surf is your thing this place just gets better. People here seem to take sunbathing and keeping in shape very seriously, so the Gold Coast is a lifestyle too. However the beach life is not the only thing happening […]

Neil Dawson's Horizons changes radically depending on which way you look at it
New Zealand

Gibbs Farm Sculpture Park, Auckland

Gibbs Farm is an artistic experiment in the use of the landscape to influence and display large-scale works of art. It’s set against the backdrop of the Kaipara Harbour and is owned by entrepreneur and arts philanthropist, Alan Gibbs. Of the 19 works on display, three dominate the park: Neil […]

CubaDupa in Wellington
New Zealand

CubaDupa in Wellington

Cubadupa in Wellington lasts just for a weekend and this is a weekend you don’t want to miss. The dates change every year, but they are generally falling at the end of March, to farewell the summer with the best party possible. Cuba Street and the surrounding lanes and public […]