We Loved the Forgotten World Experience
Each and every one of the guides was superb. They were all quite unashamedly enthusiastic about what they were doing. They loved the country, and were full of the little stories that flesh out the journey. And no how magnificent the scenery the forest and the wildlife, it’s the guides who bring it all together. The meals were what we expect from
After overnighting in Whanganui we were picked up at 0715 by Tracey of Whanganui Tours & Mail Run. Tracey was born in the Whanganui River Valley and it seemed like she was related to the whole valley.
Sails Ashore Lodge on Stewart Island has just commissioned our new Photo Voltaic electrical system, which hopefully will allow us to move completely off diesel generated electricity, and largely reduce our need for diesel fuel for heating and domestic hot water.
It hasn’t been the “Springiest” of Springs on Stewart Island. A few lovely days together with lots of grey days as well.