Category Archives: Local events

The last of sun-shiny summer?

The weather in Southland is becoming a little cooler in the evenings, a true sign autumn is here, but we still have super sunny days, which warm up nicely by mid afternoon, allowing me to still enjoy the beautiful countryside … Continue reading

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New chickens, a glimpse of a Tui and the end of the Tour

What happened this week? Just some work, rowing, cycling, swimming, new chickens and the Tour!

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Edendale Vintage Machinery club CRANK UP weekend 2014

This looked like a good weekend, and I knew Dad would like it so we went down to take a look. The day that we were free wasn’t quite as sunny but the day came right in the end, true … Continue reading

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Wyndham A & P show

This was a curious occasion, I actually wasn’t too sure what to expect but what I saw wasn’t it, that’s for sure! We stayed much longer than we thought, despite the Agriculture being predominant, and the produce being in the … Continue reading

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Burt Munro Challenge weekend

Burt Munro Born in Edendale in 1899, Burt Munro’s dedication to motorcycles was enormous, and his life’s achievements are legendary. He purchased his first motorcycle at the age of 15 and had his first Indian Scout in 1920 – the … Continue reading

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