Jan 18, 2022

Cyclone Cody Waves

 While not a cyclone when it reached the east coast of NZ some good waves were seen at the Mount Maunganui beaches.

Jan 14, 2022

Spot The Queen

A nice brunch at L'arte Cafe & Gallery at Acacia Bay Taupo. This is part of the outdoor display. Pretty amazing.

Jan 13, 2022

Vinyl Is New School

 Clearly I am not the only one building up (rebuilding) a vinyl LP collection. It seems to be making a big come back especially since CD and Digital LP sales have dropped in favour of streaming. So this 100 year old plus technology sits alongside modern streaming in regard to growth rates.

Jan 12, 2022


 Jay, a recent L&P fan, did not believe it came in supersized bottles. So here is the evidence mate😀 But Countdown will be out of stock of this baby. 

Jan 10, 2022

Base Track

 Any walk around the Mount is rewarded with beautiful and sometimes moody views

New Kulim Park

Tommy and Jay trying out some of the new stuff at Kulim Park. The council have done a great job with this popular park with a much needed upgrade.


Jan 8, 2022

Out and About

Cold Trumpets in the hot pool
Shopping at Countdown, well trying to.
A stroll around the mount with Jay and Lewi (Must stop this thumbs up thing)
With Nana

Bit of rock climbing
Then ice creams
Nana. The sun was too much


Jan 2, 2022

Red Bands

 Even Santa (Jay) wears Red Bands

April 2017 (Must have been a late Christmas)

Red Band Story