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COURGETTE SALAD WITH ZESTY MINT DRESSING

Loaded with goodness, courgettes can be used in a host of ways...READ MORE

WIN! A COPY OF S.P.Q.R

Napoleon Bonaparte said an army marches on its stomach. And it’s just as true today...READ MORE

AUTUMN PRODUCE

With autumn in the air, a wealth of healthy produce comes to the table...READ MORE

GARDEN TIPS & TASKS – MARCH 2015

Where’s the year going? It’s ‘Marching’ on and as we head into the first month of autumn...READ MORE

  • COURGETTE SALAD WITH ZESTY MINT DRESSING
  • WIN! A COPY OF S.P.Q.R
  • AUTUMN PRODUCE
  • Karaka Point Vineyard
  • GARDEN TIPS & TASKS – MARCH 2015
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Courgette salad with zesty mint dressing

Loaded with goodness, courgettes can be used in a host of ways. So, thanks to ... 

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Berry chocolate slice and passionfruit parfait

What could be better than a fruity little dessert? How about two?

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Win! A copy of S.P.Q.R

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Win! Spiders of New Zealand by Cor Vink and Bryce McQuillan

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Win! The Bumper Book of NZ Wildlife

Son of a Gunson, what a great book! Featuring 95 illustrations ready to be co ...