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A Day of Celebration

On Top of the --- Roof Terrace

On Top of the — Roof Terrace

The last Monday of January is Auckland’s Anniversary Day (175 years this time!), by coincidence, it also fell on Australia Day (26 January every year). Our low key celebration had a more global ambit with a visit by fellow photo blogger jb (of Mainz Daily Photo and (Not the) Nelson Daily Photo fame) and Ms jb – seen here on top of Lopdell House turning our backs to the view as a friendly visitor from Laingholm took a shot for us.…

One in a Million

JB Surveying Kreuzstrasse

JB Surveying Kreuzstrasse

Meetings between Mainz and Auckland have become a fine tradition over some 18 months or so (see here and here and here), and the most recent one succeeded against huge odds. This time on German soil, in Bad Kreuznach, and in an extended setting.…

One Smoothie …

… hiding another?

Twin bro jb was in town at the tail end of his New Zealand visit. Briefly but cordially, we had a get-together with partners at the Siren in South Titirangi Road. Good coffee, tea, smoothie as the case may be, and above all good company.…

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