Habitat trip to New Zealand via Australia January 9th 2013 January 11,2013. One more week and we are off to New Zealand via Australia for 9th Habitat build. Jan and I will be spending extra time in Sydney, Tasmania and New Zealand in a campervan and will also do a cycling trip plus lots of hiking-home by March 8,2013..
January 17,2013-Just one more sleep then off on 24 hour marathon to get from SSI to Sydney, AU where it is now 46C! Hopefully it will c ... read more
Oceania » New Zealand » North Island » Auckland The Polynesian Maori reached New Zealand in about A.D. 800. In 1840, their chieftains entered into a compact with Britain, the Treaty of Waitangi, in which they ceded sovereignty to Queen Victoria while retaining territorial rights. In that same year... ... read more
We live on Saltspring Island in British Columbia,Canada and are usually here from late fall until the end of May. In the summer we can be found at West Hawk Lake near Lake of the Woods.
Everyone has had their world turned upside down with Covid. We have been fortunate so far and actually don't even know anyone who has the disease.
This pandemic started up after we got back from South America/Antarctica in January. It seems like that trip will be our last foreign adventure for the foreseeable future.
After a few weeks at home, we bolted off Salt Spring on April 2nd and I managed to make ... full info