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Masters Of Oil – Pure Oil New Zealand

Masters Of Oil – Pure Oil New Zealand

Behind New Zealand’s only locally-produced cold-pressed extra virgin rapeseed oil and high oleic sunflower oil is a Canterbury business with lofty aspirations to raise the quality of everyday culinary oils used by discerning foodies nationwide.

A Sculptural World

A Sculptural World

Frames of animals, three dimensional structures, loose bits of steel rod, colourful painted iron, half-made vases, candlesticks and tea cups fill the newly converted welding workshop and studio of artist Hannah Kidd.

Standing Strong – Pavilions Hotel Christchurch

Standing Strong – Pavilions Hotel Christchurch

For 28 years, Christchurch’s landmark Pavilions Hotel has been a central part of the lives of the Horncastle family, and each generation who has worked there has put their own stamp on the fabric of the business. Through good times and bad; earthquakes and each rumbling aftershock; celebrations, tragedy, grief and recovery; the grand building has stood strong and has become a part of the family in its own right.