Rongomai Ridge

Photo of old house burning down

At Rongomai Ridge we have news regarding the burning down and building of the new house, Bailey and Yofi and events at the ridge.

Weather Station

Picture of sunrise taken by webcam

I have a Oregon Scientific WMR200 weather station setup at Rongomai Ridge which has a live update to this website along with a webcam where the photo updates every 5 minutes....check it out here


Mel and Michelle outside restuarant named after them in Tel Aviv

The Worlds is Our Oyster waiting for us to discover it!  We love to travel and try to update the website with our latest adventures.  To check out our travel adventures click here


Weekend Kayaking to Anchorage - Abel Tasman

3 years ago Julie and I decided that we were going to kayak from Marahau to Anchorage.  Last year cyclone Lucy meant we had to cancel our trip and wait another year.

Road trip Tauranga - Rotorua - Taupo

Mel and I took a road trip after Christmas to visit Ron in Tauranga,  Rotorua, Taupo and Mel’s  parents bach at Amuri on the other side of Lake Taupo.  It turns out that this trip turned out to be a trip to check out to be a tour of the artists!

30 hours in Vancouver

On the way home from visiting the family in Toronto, we took a brief stop in Vancouver to break the long journey home

New York with Mum

On our way to visit family in Toronto we stopped over in San Francisco and New York.

Visit Family in Toronto

Mum and I recently visited Toronto to catch up with my Auntie, cousins and their new families.