New Zealand aquaculture oyster farming

Water Farmers, Episode 1, Biomarine Oyster Farm

We are in the middle of filming our pilot episode for our series Water Farmers. The first episode is about an oyster farm at a company called Biomarine just north of Auckland. We’ve had some stunning weather so far. The water in the Kaipara Harbour was like a mirror and the sunrise was spectacular! We … Read more

Happy Down, Across & Up Day!

It is difficult to believe that we started our Down, Across & Up adventure, ten years ago today. By the time we started we had been training the horses and ourselves for a year to get ready and fit for the journey ahead. It was a beautiful morning as we received our blessing from the … Read more

Zealong Tea

Zealong Tea

When you think of New Zealand you don’t usually think of tea growing but here in the Waikato at the Zealong Tea Estate that’s exactly what’s happening. Being the only tea growers in New Zealand there have been plenty of challenges along the way but the Zealong team are overcoming all the odds. To find … Read more

Thinking Forward

We have an exciting new series that we are filming called Thinking Forward which is sponsored by Campbell Tyson Chartered Accountants. The documentary series showcases rural New Zealand businesses and families who are doing things in new and innovative ways. We have just filmed our first sequence for the series. We were in New World … Read more