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The Pair behind The Palace

May 11th, 2017|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Colin and Barbara attend impounds, rescues, crashes, AA breakdowns, police salvage and are first assist to the local ambulance service. If called out they go – 24/7, whatever the weather – north and south of Mount Ruapehu from Whanganui to Owhango, and as far-east as Waiouru. That’s in addition to repairing vehicles and issuing warrants [...]

Turangi and Mount Ruapehu

December 18th, 2016|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Half a century of physical work has left one of our group with a wonky knee and another with a crook foot, so the Tongariro Mountain Crossing will have to remain on the bucket list for the time being. But we were in the National Park region, so decided to do some of the [...]