December 11th, 2009the big move east

For the last couple of weeks I’ve been working with Darcy moving beehives. I’ve been driving to various sites around the country while he slept after beeing up all night. I’ve driven further than ever before.

Yesterday four of us took two utes and moved the Your Pure Honey beehives out to their location at Hicks Bay.

Basically there is four hours of gorgeous beaches and coast out your window, getting more and more deserted as you go along.

Below is a copy of a post from one of the clients websites…

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April 3rd, 2009keep off the roads…


… and don’t use the bridges either.


I had another awesome day in the back country, yesterday. Got up at 3:30 and got home at 10:30 in the evening.

Filmed a swing bridge with ice all over the planks, parked in one ditch (which was my fault but  I could explain if I wanted to), destroyed one tyre, bashed in a mudguard, made two trips down to Stratford, and went through numerous tunnels.

To come home we ended up going south on the Forgotten Highway, and then came back up past Mount Taranaki and up the west coast. So I got to see a few more places I’d never been.


March 13th, 2009into the wild

As requested, here is some shoddy footage from my trip. ;)

Mum thinks I sound a bit downbeat, but I wasn’t; I guess on a seven hour drive by myself I just don’t sound like my normal enthusiastic self. I actually did enjoy it a lot more this time, and got some great stuff. :)

Click below to see video…

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January 12th, 2009long ways

This week I went on a very long trip. I’m working with Darcy (and his bees) doing some marketing. I was there to do photos and video.

One of the statements below is false. See if you can identify which it is…

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