These pictures are mainly of boats owned or built by My Brother, John Robert
Plug made for a ski boat 1974
Built to test surface drive, Very successful
New Main Sail
Sailing off Bay of Islands 2003
First fully composite boat built for offshore competition in New Zealand
John-Robert keeping an eye on things
This Little Owl got trapped in the boatshed and couldn't get out, it was very docile, probably cause it hit the window.
"A bird in the hand?"
banded bellbird blackbird boats butterfly chaffinch deer dotterel drops due falcon fern forest gannet gannets godwit goldfinch harrier heron historic home island john-bob kakariki karariki kawau kingfisher korokoro kotuku kotuoko little monarch native nz orchid owl park pauatahanui pied pigeon plover rewarewa rimutaka rotorua scaup shag silvereye snow somes sparrow spider spoonbill starling sun_orchid sunrise swan tern track tracks trees tui wainuiomata wairarapa waterfalls white white-faced white heron wildflower wom wood yellowhammer zealander