The Perfect Trip

A holiday is full of impressions. A wonder of nature here, and a historical building there. Or perhaps you’re just enjoying the landscape from a viewpoint? With the CL Family binoculars you can always have a pair of binoculars at hand. Their practicality, well-conceived design, and, of course, their proven optical quality offer you everything you need to enjoy an impressive travel experience.

Some great diving action

Great new app for all you seafaring folk!

Fantastic Spearfishing Video

Check out what’s lurking below the surface around the Tasman Bay coastline

The Perfect Trip

  • Winter maintenance
  • Stalking in the dark
  • Lobster shift


Ten Types of Human

The Ten Types of Human By Dexter Dias Penguin Random House Review Lynnaire Johnston RRP $40 Reviewing a book without  first finishing it isn’t generally recommended. But Ten Types of Human is 768 pages long so maybe I’ll be forgiven. I could have waited and finished it first – I am up to page 277 […]

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New Zealand’s Great White Sharks

How science is revealing their secrets Alison Balance Published by Potton & Burton RRP $30 Reviewed by Daryl Crimp For many of us, the great white shark was propelled into our consciousness by four letters, JAWS. The 1974 novel, about a rogue killer white shark, propelled Peter Benchley to international acclaim and the great white […]

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Leap of Faith

Jenny Pattrick Black Swan $38 If you’ve not come across Kiwi writer Jenny Pattrick before, you’re missing out. She ‘owns’ the New Zealand historical novel genre. Her best-known works – The Denniston Rose and its sequel Heart of Coal – are set in the coal mining towns of the West Coast. For Leap of Faith, […]

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