Monthly Archives: January 2014

Greymouth Rodders 40 Years 1973-2013 – Big Boys Toys Display

(in the tune of the Beatles “Drive my Car” Asked a girl what she wanted to be She said, “Baby, can’t you see? I wanna be famous, a star on the screen But you can do something in between” Baby, … Continue reading

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The Boys Enjoying the Beach

One thing you can always count on is the boys enjoying their beach time. They are a laugh a minute if not a little annoying sometimes…. annoying you say – yes our darling Zigster is a barker when it comes … Continue reading

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A Day at the Races – Kumara Races

Great day out at the annual Kumara Races. Huge turnout and lots of fun had by all – be it taking a punt on the horses, catching up with friends or people watching. Plenty going on but nice to relax … Continue reading

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An Afternoon Outing at Denniston

Stephen and I had a well deserved afternoon off and with no guests due for check-in we left the cleaning to finish later, loaded up the bikes and two very excited dogs and headed north to Denniston – a plateau … Continue reading

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A New Years Stroll on the Beach

Well now that was a new experience – sheltering in a cave on the beach while a thunder storm lets loose above. Our poor wee Ziggy was not impressed as you can see by the eyes and body language….. New … Continue reading

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