• The ‘Rust in Peace’ paddocks provide idyllic photo opportunities

Yaldhurst Museum Christchurch – A Vintage Snapshot of the Past.

June 30th, 2019|Tags: , , , , , , |

On arrival at the Yaldhurst Museum, first impressions might lead you to believe you’ve arrived at a 10-minute-coffee-stop museum – a ‘stretch of legs’ whilst en route somewhere else. On entering the reception area there’s a standard shop and café. But then, without presumption or grandiosity, the fascination begins as you enter through a nondescript [...]

  • 1959 Ford Country Sedan tow car with 1954 Airstream Flying Cloud

Iconic Vintage 1954 Airstream Flying Cloud

May 11th, 2019|Tags: , , , , , |

Across much of the western world there is a revival happening and it is showing no signs of slowing down. Throughout Canada, USA, Great Britain, much of Western Europe, Australia and New Zealand people are finding, restoring, showing and using vintage and classic caravans. There are online forums being created in all of these countries [...]

  • The truck chase scene from Hunt for the Wilderpeople saw the truck slide into this Olds

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 [...]