Category Archives: October 2016

Days 160 & 161 – Sunday 30th & Monday 31st October 2016

Getting used to life on a farm (again)… If there’s one thing that we definitely didn’t know before arriving here it’s how different two farms can actually be. Not just for one or two reasons either, there’s loads!  Day 160 … Continue reading

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Days 158 & 159 – Friday 28th & Saturday 29th October 2016

Our last few days of freedom (again)… Remember the review that we hoped would get us more volunteer time? Well it did. We’ve arranged a placement at another farm where we arrive on Saturday to start work on Sunday, and … Continue reading

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Days 156 & 157 – Wednesday 26th & Thursday 27th October 2016

Spending time not money… There’s so much out here to spend money on, but also loads that’s free. All we had to do was look in the right places. ​Day 156 – Wednesday 26th October 2016 We started today with … Continue reading

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Days 154 & 155 – Monday 24th & Tuesday 25th October 2016

Back on the move… After spending three nights in Queenstown it was time to get going again, and with just five days left before having to return the camper van, we had some serious ground to cover.  Day 154 – … Continue reading

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Day 153 – Sunday 23rd October 2015

Officially the biggest swing in the world… Im going to keep text to a minimum today and let media do the talking. There’s a bit of info at the end of the post though!  Official video footage: Official photographs: Amateur … Continue reading

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Days 151 & 152 – Friday 21st & Saturday 22nd October 2016

We’re off to Queenstown… As I’ve mentioned, South Island is absolutely beautiful, but it feels like all we’ve done is drive! It’s about time to settle down a bit I think.  Day 151 – Friday 21st October 2016 This morning … Continue reading

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Days 149 & 150 – Wednesday 19th & Thursday 20th October 2016

Going back on my word, already… You might remember (if you’re a regular here) that I recently said ‘I can’t help feeling like everybody needs to calm down with all the hype about New Zealand’. Well, now I’m starting to … Continue reading

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