Wild About NZ airing in NZ now!

The TVNZ series Wild About NZ is on air on Tuesday evenings at 8.30pm on TV One and it’s getting a great response!  The Fiordland and Abel Tasman/Nelson Lakes epsiodes have already aired and next week (September 17) is the spectacular Aoraki/Mt Cook episode. followed by the West Coast (Sept. 24), Tongariro/Whanganui (Oct. 1) and […]

January 2013: Writing the NZ National Parks book

We completed production on the TVNZ series ‘Wild About NZ’ just before Christmas with a fantastic last shoot in the Abel Tasman and Nelson Lakes National Parks – two of the Parks I literally grew up in. Now it’s time for post-production and that means editing, scripting, voice overs – and for me, completing work […]

October 2012: Aoraki, the Cloud Piercer

Posted by GusRox on October 13, 2012 Late September in New Zealand’s Southern Alps can be a turbulent time with Equinoxal Westerlies blasting in off the Tasman Sea, but this year we got lucky for our Aoraki/Mt Cook shoot with 2 weeks of largely calm winds and sunny days. Highlights? Too many to mention but […]

September 2012: Back in NZ

I’ve just arrived back home in New Zealand to resume shooting on the WILD ABOUT NZ series. The series is being produced for TVNZ by the award-winning Dunedin-based production company, Natural History NZ, and it’s a 6 part documentary series celebrating the incredible National Parks of New Zealand. It’s been a dream job and we’ve […]