Hold It!

Hold it…your breath that is.

Today I would like to share our favourite travelling game, The Breath Hold game. It is quite straightforward – you hold you breath whilst crossing any bridge. Simple and yet strangely addictive when you drive as many roads as we do.

We were introduced to this game by one of the employess […]

By |August 16th, 2015|Blog|Comments Off on Hold It!

Poms Away!

I have been featured in ‘Poms Away! A British Immigrant’s View of New Zealand’ this week, with a guest blog post. Read on to find out what it is about living in New Zealand that has left a lasting impression with us. It won’t be the things you’d expect!



By |July 28th, 2015|Blog|Comments Off on Poms Away!

Christchurch Crusaders Crusading

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School Holiday Adventures

What with many other people on holiday in New Zealand, we not only felt we should have a chance to explore too, but we also had no schools available to talk to.

We left Mount Cook a little sore in the leg department and the next couple of days saw us both occasionally stopping to stretch. […]

By |May 2nd, 2015|Blog|Comments Off on School Holiday Adventures

2200 Steps to Recovery

After a busy and successful round of events in Christchurch, we took some time away from our computers to explore the stunning scenery of New Zealand’s south island. We made the most of the glorious Easter sunshine and visited Akaroa, Lake Tekapo and Mount Cook National Park. We found ourselves constantly shouting ‘view’ as each […]

By |April 20th, 2015|Blog|Comments Off on 2200 Steps to Recovery

25th Friends for Sharks Event

We are celebrating our 25th shark conservation event and what a way to celebrate…with an event at Ao Tawhiti Unlimited Discovery school, Christchurch. This fantastic school made us very welcome, the students really enjoyed themselves and they kindly donated £50.50 to Friends for Sharks. They also gave us shark art and some beautiful vegetables from […]

By |April 6th, 2015|Blog|Comments Off on 25th Friends for Sharks Event

Friends for Sharks in Christchurch

Our first two weeks in New Zealand have flown by with a variety of shark conservation events in Christchurch and surrounds. We have had a busy and fun time sharing our work with adults and children including at Templeton, Opawa, Clarkville and Papanui Primary schools. The reception we received at each school was very positive […]

By |March 30th, 2015|Blog|2 Comments