Kia Ora! Yeah, we are still alive. Just rubbish like normal. 5 months since the last blog, and yep, it feels like a life time!
We have had a crazy season here in NZ, worked our bottoms off running a nightclub and lived our dream working as instructors during the day. So actually it feels like 2 life times!
Red Rock was crazy. Skiers and snowboarders know how to party and it was night after night... Read Full Entry
So we qualified as instructors and have just worked our first season at Cardrona in New Zealand. Oh and we LOVE it! But as all snow rats know it aint lucrative so we have enslaved ourselves again. We are going to hangout and expore New Zealand for awhile until we are financially bouyant again and then Japan, Canada, Europe, who knows........
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Trip to OhauOhau is a tiny resort, one lift, with spectacular views. The snow wasn't great the day we went but we did hike up the back wall and got to enjoy some of the best skiing views I have ever seen.
Freshwater CrayfishThe best Chinese restaurant in Queenstown. With pick-your-own crayfish Yummy!
Rich's 1st FishA beautiful rainbow trout. Killing it was horrible, it was very very close to being put back. But we kept it and it was delicious! We both having fishing licences, which helps fund a programme the ensures the rivers are not over fished and a breeding programme to restock each year.
Rich @ the NookThis is such a lovely spot. Unfortunately the fish are nearly impossible to catch. Rich has caught one here but there are 3 that are about 5m from the bank and just sit there teasing us!
Mikies BirthdayMike is one of the Duty Managers @ the Bullock Bar. And has very kindly taken us to some of the 'local' fishing spots!
Si and Cleo came to visit!Si and Cleo are friends we made in Fernie. Since the course they have had some amazing adventures through South America and Australia. While on the NZ leg of their world tour they came to stay. It was wonderful to see they them! This pic is from Puzzling world, the perception room. They are standing up normaly, the room is wonky around them!