Outlined below are some links which might be useful as well as some of our favorites.

Useful Links

Great Businesses and Sites

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Entertainment and getting out in New Zealand

  • PregoOver 25 years of amazing service and food. Always consistent.
  • O’Connel Street Bistro – Always an awsome pleasure.
  • MooChowChow -Thai with a bang
  • Sails – Best seafood with the best views in Auckland not to mention the service and wine list. An institution.
  • Events around New Zealand – Eventfinder
  • Wine and more – Glengarry Wines – so many retailers try to copy these guys but always fail. They are the best!
  • Tapas, Wine Lounge and Food Store – Didas
  • Amazing experience. Amazing food. Amazing Service. – The French Cafe
  • Merediths – the inventor of the degustation experience. Amazing.


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    On Wednesday, 11 April 2018, in Auckland, New Zealand we had a storm which took everybody by surprise. Our fence was blown away in 120km winds while half of the city lost power. This included businesses and households. Writing this blog there are still many homes and businesses without power. Accordingly, there have been many […]
  • Trump - Should we care? January 3, 2017
    Well, the unthinkable happened. Trump is on his way to be President of the most powerful country in the world. The most unqualified person in history to take the office most of us are wondering what next?  He has surrounded himself with a team of questionable, similarly unqualified, people in key positions to guide the […]
  • Broadband and buying product/services - sort it out NZ December 30, 2012
    Over it. I am on holiday in Lang's Beach New Zealand and I can't download anything. As usual telcos over promise and under deliver. Constant promotion of smart phones and how they are changing our life which is true however if you move out of the main centres you are stuffed. No connection. You would […]
  • Rugby and sport - Where is the money? September 8, 2012
    Today we went to our prize giving for the junior teams. There were 53 teams receiving awards of all sorts. The hall was packed full of proud parents let alone the juniors. My boy won sportsman of the year for his team. Pretty proud! It was a great time to reflect on the season and […]
  • Setting up your business administratively July 29, 2012
    Over the years I have spent a lot of time talking to people about their business and what works and doesn't. Recently, I have had people ask me about the set up of a business from an administrative perspective. How do I do this? Well, I thought I would share the way I do things.  About eight […]