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A red van, a red butterfly and enjoying the weather

We bought a van!
The huge red butterfly at the market.
Another beautiful warm, sunny and wind free day. We sat by the seafront after buying our veg to enjoy the weather and drink a delicious organic juice squeezed by a man at the market.

Wellington and Regional City Council Transparency - Join Strathmore Park now

Strathmore Park is looking for a regular blogging crew. We want people who are passionate about Wellington City and her Council. We want people who have something to say about what is happening in their neighbourhood. 931 more words


Smart City New Zealand: Digitally Connecting Communities with Neighbourly

One of the aims of creating a Smart City is to digitally connect its residents to each other so that they can communicate seamlessly across neighbourhoods, suburbs, and the city proper. 717 more words


Bzzt Bzzt ... Pop! Is that Strathmore Park? Bring me the soap.

The lights are back on here. No need to panic regular readers, we won’t be quite the peculiar and frustrated creature we were before.

In the next couple of weeks we’ll be opening Strathmore Park to a range of bloggers, application shortly to appear, with a set of principles and guidelines so that we don’t fall into the gutter politics of certain other bloggers in the city, and beyond. 94 more words


Wellington, Taupo & Auckland, New Zealand

After boarding our ferry in Picton we were on our way to the north island. We’ve heard this can be a rough ride in stormy weather, but we’d picked a lovely sunny day so it was fine. 968 more words


Wellington Botanic Garden

The Wellington Botanic Garden is 25 hectares of protected native forest, exotic trees, themed collections of plants and outdoor sculptures, located only minutes from downtown Wellington. 484 more words


Saturday lunch, pasta and focaccia

It was back to Cuba Street again on Saturday for yet more Wellington on a Plate treats.¬† Cuba Street is full of cafes, restaurants, second hand clothes shops and other interesting shops such as… 309 more words

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