The Coromandel Peninsula lies on New Zealand’s North Island. The Peninsula is steep and hilly and it is covered in temperate rainforest. It is another amazing beautiful spot of New Zealand and it is where Dom and I spent our four days Easter weekend together with some of our friends from the Big House. Six […]
One of the things I really wanted to do while in New Zealand was the trek of the Tongariro National Park along the Tongariro Alpine Crossing. The trek is listed as one of the world’s best one day walks, it is 19.4km long and takes along the spectacular views of the lava flows of the […]
Our flatmate Karl and his band, THE BIITER PILL, performed at the Big House Burlesque Party. This is a short video of their performance. Chris Heazlewood – Guitar/Singer, Sean O Reilly – Guitar, Jeremy Drapper – Drums, Karl Harris – Bass Well done guys, YOU ROCKED!!!
The Big House is very well known in Auckland, amongst other things, for its big parties and gigs especially organized for Charities. Everyone loves an occasion for partying in style and the flatmates of the Big House have a special talent to find reasons for fundraising towards good causes. Since I have been here there […]
All the time Dom and I have been in Auckland we have been living at The Big House in Parnell, Auckland’s oldest suburb since it dates from the earliest days of the European settlement of Auckland in 1841. Located at 42 St Georges Bay Road, off Parnell Road, The Big House was a Catholic boarding […]