The Gathering

The Gathering

Queens Birthday Weekend and we are planning to head north to Taupo. We sneaked an extra day off work and headed out to Martinborough for a quiet night before the festivities in Taupo began. The weather was awesomely sunny and warmer than we had expected as we sat...
Iconic NZ

Iconic NZ

March 2012 and we are heading to Russell in the bay of Islands for another lap of the country. Work has been crazy for us both and despite remembering to get both bikes serviced a week in advance, mine needs brakepads but can we get brakepads into town in time…?...

Heading south to the sun

At the risk of sounding a bit Irish, when the north of the country is closest to the equator and the south is the closest land to Antarctica, heading north for warmth, and south for freshening breezes and grass greening weather makes most sense, but this Christmas,...

Fuel

Fuel is an entertaining subject. Every motorbike rider has a story to tell of running out of fuel in the South Island. My story of running out of fuel… leaving Chch to go to Greymouth one evening, I knew I needed fuel before I hit the Southern Alps but the...
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