An Avon Adventure

A flotilla of leaves floats downstream On the inky black water of the Otakaro How serenely they sail out of the past  And in to their future Behind me (A poem on the Oxford Tce steps of the Otakaro Avon River) If you substitute the word ‘leaves’ in the top line for ‘sailors’ then this…

SUP – Stand Up Paddleboarding

SUP is all the rage here in New Zealand. People are paddling them around the bays, and surfing on the waves at the beach. They are brilliant, and really feel like you are walking on water. I tried my friend Kelly’s SUP a couple of years ago and just had to have one! I decided…