Zac flicking matches for Joe to hit with his sword

October 8th, 2009axeman

Joseph harvesting timber with his axe. He climbs across the tops, selecting branches for the fort they’re building. (And for weapons of course.)

October 4th, 2009me and Joey

I decided to start collecting photos of me and my friends (me and the fun people).

me and Joey

I’ll probably do self portraits… although admittedly my arm wasn’t quite long enough to take this one.

September 17th, 2009Pan

Joseph doing what he does best.

Untouched photo by Michaela.

July 7th, 2009hockey all star

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We played hockey today. Joey slid over and hit the wooden rail at the bottom.

May 28th, 2009lupins

lupin-patchWe dug the lupin crop into the ground of last years potato patch. Joseph did most of it.

April 15th, 2009estuary battle

On Good Friday we all walked around the peninsula of one of the estuaries at the far northern end of the harbour.


A fight broke out.

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March 28th, 200929 snapper


On Friday morning we caught 29 snapper. (Only 3 the day before.) After I caught my limit of 9, I passed my rod to Joe a couple of times when I hooked up. Our policy is to only keep them over 300mm long, so in the end there was $280 worth of fillets.

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March 23rd, 2009Joe fishes


Joe with his Trevally and a shark. He (and Dad) went out the entrance with Dave MacLean on Saturday.

February 7th, 2009stream crossings

stream crossings

Yesterday we tramped the Rapurapu Stream Track on the Kaimais. Complete with 16 stream crossings.

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December 21st, 2008me in Whitianga

me in Whitianga

That’s how my Thursday ended. It started at 5am when we got up to go fishing, and tracked our way out the bay to “Spot X” for one snapper. It was a beautiful day.

Here’s some more pics from the rest of the day…

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November 22nd, 2008deforestation


Today was time for the annual ‘hacking the trees in the pool area back’.

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October 3rd, 2008the backseat gang

the backseat gang

September 18th, 2008dynamite


Joseph plays point for the Piranhas.

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