Celebrating engineering heritage in Sydney

How wonderful to be a speaker at the Australasian Engineering Heritage Conference 2022 – right in the heart of Sydney, Australia! And so good, after Covid, to be able to meet with others in person once more.

Telling Jean’s Story on Radio NZ

How cool to be able to share just a wee taste of our wonderful Whanganui story with RNZ listeners on the Kim Hill show yesterday. Jean Stevens was an outstanding hybridiser. Not only did she create new iris introductions like TB Pinnacle and TB Sunset Snows which were beautiful and unknown before, she also created … Continue reading Telling Jean’s Story on Radio NZ

Take Me With You Too is underway!

So, last month I spent three very busy weeks in Otago, supported once again by the wonderful people at the Robert Lord Trust in Dunedin – plus loads of others from Oamaru, Macraes, Balclutha, Wanaka … Thanks everyone for your support and great Southern hospitality! The aim of my trip? Getting all the photography done … Continue reading Take Me With You Too is underway!