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Teen cycling length of NZ for grandad

HUGE EFFORT: William Hickford in Wellington, halfway through riding the length of the country to raise money for

Alzheimer’s New Zealand. ​

• By Matt Slaughter

LYTTELTON teenager William

Hickford is following in the

footsteps of his grandfather

by cycling the length of New

Zealand.

The 17-year-old is halfway

through his estimated 3000km

journey from Cape Reinga to

Bluff to raise money and awareness

for dementia.

As of yesterday $6370 had

been raised.

William’s grandad Roy Pemberton

cycled the length of New

Zealand to raise money for St

John New Zealand seven years

ago.

And the reason William is

doing his ride for dementia is

because his grandfather suffers

from it.

Mr Pemberton has gone into

permanent care at Windsorcare

Dementia Unit after a “heartbreaking

decision” by his

family.

William will be joined by his

friend, Holly Ffowcs Williams

on the South Island leg of the

ride.

They have started a Givealittle

page aiming to raise $10,000 for

Alzheimer’s New Zealand and

are calling themselves Team

Wolly. • Turn to page 5

Neighbours’

quick work

saves house

from fire

• By Jess Gibson

IT PAYS to have good neighbours.

Without them, Trevor and Dulcie

Turner’s Charteris Bay home

would have gone up in flames

when an electrical meter box

sparked a fire in their garage.

They were on holiday in Twizel

when they recieved

the news their

Ngaio Lane property

had been saved

thanks to the alertness

of neighbours.

Said Mr Turner:

“It’s a goosebumpy

sort of feeling. A

Trevor

Turner

complete and utter disaster was

prevented by some really good

teamwork by fire brigades and

neighbours.”

After hearing smoke alarms

going off next door, Georgia

Brown went to check on the

property and discovered smoke

coming from the garage about

4.30pm on December 27.

She then rushed to another

neighbour’s house, who phoned

111.

A fast response from Diamond

Harbour and Governors Bay fire

crews meant the blaze was able

to be contained to the garage and

extinguished.

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Wednesday January 8 2020

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from the editor’s desk

A GREAT effort is unfolding from young

Lyttelton resident William Hickford (see

page 1).

The 17-year-old is cycling the length of

New Zealand to raise money and awareness

for dementia.

As of yesterday he had raised just over $6000 of his $10,000

target.

William has taken up the dementia cause because his

grandfather Roy Pemberton suffers from it.

Roy himself cycled the length of New Zealand seven years ago

to raise money for St John.

William was in Wellington yesterday where his bike was

undergoing running repairs before catching the ferry to Picton.

He plans to be in Bluff by January 23.

I suspect he’ll reach his fundraising goal, but I hope he gets a

strong northerly on his cycle south.

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Estuary wetlands transformed

Volunteers from the Avon-Heathcote Estuary Ihutai Trust have

turned an industrial plot of land into a reserve which is now

home to native bush and wildlife

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Independent candidates go

head to head in by-election

• By Jess Gibson

Dawn Sutton ​

Scott Winter

A CHURCH Bay and

Teddington resident are vying

for a position on the Banks

Peninsula Community Board.

Dawn Sutton and Scott Winter

will both run as independents

in a by-election to fill the Mt

Herbert Community Subdivision

seat on February 18.

An extraordinary vacancy

arose for one of two Mt Herbert

Community Subdivision seats

after it failed to attract enough

candidates in October’s elections.

Ms Sutton, of Church Bay,

wants to help deliver what people

in the area want and need – in

particular, roading and maintaining

and improving councilowned

properties and facilities.

The registered nurse of almost

40 years believes her people

skills and familiarity with a busy

lifestyle gives her the experience

required to fill the role.

“I like busy. It keeps me interested

and I like being part of the

community, I always have.”

Mr Winter, of Teddington,

said he put his hand up because

he was sick of “sitting on the

sidelines” looking in on the communities’

issues.

The building company owner

said he wants to tackle roading

maintenance, infrastructure and

bringing public amenities up to

scratch at places like wharves

and the Godley House site.

Low pay has been cited

as one of the reasons five

former board members

chose not to stand after

the last term.

Community board

members receive $9864

and the chairperson

$19,729. As members

work about 20 hours a

week, they would receive

roughly $120 a week after

tax.

However, both Ms Sutton and

Mr Winter said pay did not factor

into their decision to run for

the position.

Said Mr Winter: “If 20 hours

is what it takes to speak on behalf

of the people and mediate with

PHOTO: GETTY IMAGES

the council, that’s what I’ll put

in.”

Voting will open on January

27 and close at noon on February

18. A first past the post electoral

system will be used to determine

the successful candidate.

Residents within the subdivision

area who are not on the

electoral roll can enrol by phoning

0800 36 76 56, visiting www.

vote.nz or obtaining enrolment

forms at post shops or city

council libraries up until 4pm on

February 17.

For other information on

enrolments, including how

to cast a special vote, phone

electoral officer Jo Daly on 941

8581 or email jo.daly.ccc.govt.nz

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and important part of New Zealand

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became patron of the Sumner

Surf Lifesaving Club after being

involved for almost 70 years.

Mr Johnson has a special place

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Wednesday January 8 2020

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Estuary trust volunteers transform wetlands

IN 20 YEARS, an industrial

plot of land in Ferrymead has

been transformed into a reserve

teeming with native bush and

wildlife.

Charlesworth Reserve and

Wetland is one of the projects

spearheaded by the Avon-Heathcote

Estuary Ihutai Trust.

Trust chairman Kit Doudney

said the group has come a long

way since forming almost two

decades ago.

“Charlesworth Reserve is a

great example of how an entire

landscape has been transformed

and returned to its natural state,”

he said.

“The trust and its volunteers

have put so much work and effort

into maintaining and enhancing

the land. By planting native bush

and trees we have seen birdlife

return and thrive in that area.”

The trust was formed in 2002

with support from the city council,

Environment Canterbury and

Ngai Tahu.

Its aim is to enhance and

sustain the Avon-Heathcote

Estuary area by creating healthy

eco-systems, protecting natural

resources, monitoring and maintaining

land, and connecting the

community.

The trust is funded by Rātā

Foundation, and chief executive

Leighton Evans said he is “in

awe” of the work staff and volunteers

have done.

“It’s incredible to see how much

work and effort has been put in

FLOURISHING: The Avon-Heathcote Estuary Ihutai Trust chairman Kit Doudney said volunteers

have done a great amount of work to transform the surrounding wetlands.

PHOTO: GEOFF SLOAN

by the trust and the community

to bring these wetlands back to

life,” he said.

“Volunteers are the backbone

of the community sector and

have been instrumental in

ensuring the Ihutai project and

its wetland remain an environmental

asset to Christchurch for

generations to enjoy.”

Ihutai also works strategically

to translate objectives into practical

outcomes and leveraging

action from outside the group to

support those objectives.

Dr Doudney said involving and

engaging with the community is

a key part of how the trust works.

“We co-ordinate and facilitate

a range of different meetings and

education opportunities with the

community.”

The trust has a number of

events and working bees which

draw volunteers from across the

city.

“We have the ‘mother of all

clean-ups’ event, now in its fifth

year, where on mother’s day

weekend up to 1200 volunteers,

representing 36 community

groups, collect litter from our

waterways.”

This year, the estuary was

awarded the status of being a

wetland of ‘international significance’.

“We received the award in

October from the East Asia-

Australasian Flyway Network,

based in Korea.”

• For more information on

the trust visit the website

www.estuary.org.nz/home/

home.html

BIRDS OF THE ESTUARY

Tanya

Jenkins is

the manager

of the Avon-

Heathcote

Estuary

Ihutai Trust, a non-profit

organisation formed in

2002 to protect one of New

Zealand’s most important

coastal wetlands. Each

week she introduces a new

bird found in the estuary.

Her column aims to raise

the understanding of the

values and uniqueness of

the area.

IT’S HARD to miss the skinny, black

and white pied stilt on their long, bright

orange legs.

They are often seen in small groups but

they also quite like the company of the

godwit and the oystercatchers and are

often seen roosting alongside those birds.

They are extremely shy and nervous

birds and when approached, even at a fair

distance, fly away.

They like to eat insects and worms

while wading in shallow water or

swampy Linwood paddocks utilising

their long legs to do so.

Nests are near water or even surrounded

by water and are made by piling

up mud a few centimetres high.

When they cannot see you nearby the

nest (use binoculars and patience at a safe

distance) you may be lucky enough to

see adults with the cutest little fluffy grey

chicks, on their comparatively ridiculously

long legs, learning how to catch

food themselves.

How can we help these, and all other

birds? Keep dogs on the lead when

walking near the estuary and pick up

litter.

SKITTISH: The pied stilt is known for being shy and

nervous when approached. PHOTO: BRIAN BETTS

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Shepherd steering A&P show

• By David Hill

TANIA KIELY admits to being

‘‘a bit daunted’’ as she looks

ahead to the Duvauchelle A&P

Show on Saturday.

The Banks Peninsula shepherd

has been elected president

ahead of the annual show in the

in what is likely to be a two-year

term.

‘‘I’m feeling a bit of trepidation,

but I’ve got a good team

around me,’’ she said.

‘‘Just knowing that you’re in

charge is a bit daunting. Last

year we had our 150th anniversary

show so it was a big show,

but this year is a routine show.’’

Ms Kiely said this year the

committee had a Royal Agricultural

Society medal to present

in the shearing section, which is

one of the feature sections along

with the horse section.

A highlight of the show is

the presentation of the Banks

Peninsula Appreciation Award

immediately after the grand

parade. Nominations have just

closed.

Mayor Lianne Dalziel, Deputy

Mayor Andrew Turner and

Selwyn MP Amy Adams have

all been invited to the show and

to join the grand parade, Ms

Kiely said.

• From page 1

Said William: “Since he [Mr

Pemberton] got diagnosed with

dementia this year, I thought I

just wanted to help support him

and what our family’s going

through because it’s quite a tough

time so I just wanted to give back

to him by raising funds for Alzheimer’s

New Zealand.”

William started his ride on December

28 and has biked about

100km a day, with the aim of

reaching the bottom of the South

Island on January 23.

Holly was sceduled to meet

William in Picton after his ferry

ride from Wellington yesterday

and they will ride from Picton to

the finish line together.

‘I’m feeling a bit of

trepidation, but I’ve got a

good team around me’

– Tania Kiely

‘‘It’s a good opportunity to

recognise what they do for the

community and a chance for

them to meet and greet.’’

Ms Kiely said Duvauchelle

had a reputation for having the

most scenic showgrounds in the

country, with the grounds looking

out on the Akaroa Harbour.

‘‘The campers like it here.

They come and spend the week

here, use the grounds to train

their horses and walk them

down to the beach and then

carry on to the Little River

Show the following week.’’

Ms Kiely has a 20ha block

where she has a small flock of

ewes and finishes lambs and a

few cattle.

She works casually as a shepherd

for various farmers around

the eastern bays, Wainui and

Little River.

‘‘I get to see most of the

peninsula . . . and it’s good

to catch up with people and

most of them are on the show

committee.’’

– Central Rural Life

Holly said she was inspired

to join William on part of his

journey after seeing the effects of

Alzheimer’s and dementia firsthand

in a volunteer role she does.

“In the past few years, I’ve been

a volunteer at a Nurse Maude

Hospice Shop in Christchurch

and we get a lot of customers who

are from lots of different retirement

villages across Christchurch

and a few have come in with

family members that have had

dementia and Alzheimer’s, so it’s

just been really heartbreaking to

see, she said.

“I think putting my love

cycling towards something like

this, it’s the way I can [help].”

Holly said the ride will be hard

DAUNTING: Tania Kiely is preparing for Saturday’s

Duvauchelle A&P Show.

work but the cause she and William

are riding for will make it

worth it.

“The most of done in one day

has been about 112km and some

days we’re doing at least 100km

with a good radical climb, so it’s

FUNDRAISER: William

Hickford is cycling across the

country to raise money for

Alzheimer’s New Zealand and

people like his grandad,

Roy Pemberton.

going to be really mentally challenging

but I think you’ve got to

remember why you’re doing it.”

William said his grandad and

granny Hilda Pemberton are

appreciative of what he is setting

out to do.

Smoke alarms

alerted

neighbours

• From page 1

Mr and Mrs Turner lost a motorcycle,

whiteware and tools, among

other items.

“Had we not put new alarms into

the garage, the fire definitely would

have tracked its way into the house

and probably have doubled in size

within 30 minutes.”

Mr Turner said knowing neighbours

“absolutely” helped the situation.

“We are lucky.”

Diamond Harbour Volunteer Fire

Brigade chief fire officer Bob Palmer

said the incident was a good example

of how working smoke alarms

and neighbours keeping an eye on

each other’s property can make a

big difference.

“Smoke alarms don’t only save

people in occupied houses but are

loud enough to alert neighbours

as well. Early alerting like this gets

us there in time to make a huge

difference to the outcome.”

Grandad inspires teen to raise funds for Alzheimer’s

“My granny’s very proud of me

obviously trying to help support

him [Mr Pemberton] as much as

possible. My grandad’s just pretty

happy that I’m riding a road bike

instead of a mountain bike. He’s

always being trying to convert

me to road bikes so he’s quite

stoked that I’m doing it on a road

bike for him.”

William said what he is doing

would also not be possible without

support from his mum and

dad Kim and Jon Hickford, who

have helped organise the ride.

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Latest Canterbury news at starnews.co.nz

Wednesday January 8 2020

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Sumner six set for

Colgate Games

SPORT

INVOLVED: Lyttelton children get busy painting the steps at the

museum site on Oxford St.

PHOTO: TREVOR HALL

Children brighten

up museum site

SEA CREATURES,

boats and birds painted

by Lyttelton children

have helped brighten up

the steps at the museum

site.

Artist Amber Moke

was commissioned by

the Lyttelton Historical

Museum Society to

design a mural full of

colour based on the

natural world at 33 London St

last month.

She chose to invite about 25

children to draw “anything to do

with water” on the bottom two

steps to help make the museum

site full of life.

Now, the community can

Amber Moke

enjoy the artwork while

the society raises the

money to build a new

museum.

The former museum

building was home

to a range of the harbour’s

history since

1968, however, it was

demolished following

damage from the Canterbury

earthquakes.

An extensive collection was

rescued during a series of daring

emergency recovery operations

by the Lyttelton Volunteer Fire

Brigade and staff from the Air

Force Museum of New Zealand

(AFMNZ) and has been safely

stored away.

CREATIVE: Artist Amber Moke invited about 25 children to draw

“anything to do with water” on the bottom two steps of Lyttelton

Museum.

PHOTO: LIZ GRANT

• By Jacob Page

SIX SUMNER Running Club

athletes will compete at the South

Island Colgate Games next week

at Nga Puna Wai Sports Hub.

The three-day event will see

more than 900 seven-to-14-yearold

athletes compete from January

17 to 19.

Sumner junior co-coaches Ann

Wells and Marty Lukes will send

a small but talented team to the

event, including four eight-yearolds.

“When they are that young, we

just tell them to go out there and

run fast and enjoy themselves,”

Wells said.

She said 14-year-old track

walker Jonah Cropp will be a

favourite in the 14th grade 1600m

track walk event. Jonah won the

under-18 category at the Canterbury

road championships at

Bottle Lake Forest in August.

Ten-year-old Miriam Lemon

will focus on the 400m, 800m,

1500m and high jump events after

switching her focus from cross

country to compete on the track.

It is the first time Christchurch

has hosted the event since 2008.

Wells said it was great to see the

event back in Christchurch.

“This is like a homecoming. My

kids competed without a track

like this so to host this event is

a big milestone for athletics in

Canterbury.”

Christchurch will have 331 athletes

competing with Christchurch

Avon Athletic Club sending

the most athletes in the city (96).

More than 980 athletes from

66 clubs will be competing across

the three days.

The South Island

Colgate Games runs from

January 17-19 at Nga Puna

Wai Sports Hub

TALENT: Sumner’s Jonah Cropp will be a contender in the

track walk at the South Island Colgate Games at Nga Puna Wai

Sports Hub next week.

PHOTO: ATHLETICS CANTERBURY

Clubs and number of athletes competing from

Christchurch at the South Island Colgate Games:

Christchurch Avon Athletic

Club (96)

New Brighton Olympic Athletic

Club (38)

Port Hills Athletic Club (78)

Sumner Running Club (6)

Lions Athletic Club (39)

Papanui Toc H Athletic Club (55)

Phoenix Athletic Club (19)

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•Former Bay Harbour News journalist Matt Salmons has become a stayat-home

dad. We follow his journey weekly.

Biscuits, torn paper

and new decades

WOWEE, a whole new

decade. A whole new year.

And one where we can

all clearly see the future . . .

because it’s 2020.

Get it? Come on, it’s

begging for awful dad

jokes. Happy New Year

everybody, here’s to it

bringing us all happiness,

adventure and new

experiences.

This week I’ll run you

through a couple of my

highlights of Vittoria’s

second Christmas.

On Christmas Eve I got

brave and baked biscuits

with her for the first time.

I even let her cut them into

Christmas shapes with my

new moulds, something

she took to like a duck

cutting water.

She was more than happy

to cooperate and stir or

mix when needed for the

actual biscuit part of the

task, which was one of

those amazingly affirming

parenting moments. It felt

like we were a real team.

That feeling even lasted

into the icing, only slipping

a little as she continously

dipped her finger into

the sugary mixture to eat

it while simultaniously

pouring the majority of

it onto one heart shaped

bikkie.

And it completely

disappeared later while

Laura and I prepped for

our traditional family

Christmas Eve dinner,

although Vittoria was

clearly just tired and

feeling left out. She kind of

disolved into a mix of over

excited running around

the kitchen, or crying

and wanting to be picked

up while my hands were

covered in prawn juice.

However, I think the

yuletide joy had really

clicked for Vittoria

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over to spoil her with the

gift of her first bicycle.

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box covered in bright paper

she could tear open, but

there was something for

her inside. Something she

never knew she wanted

so much, but now she was

literally bringing me tools

and bike bits in an effort

for me to build it faster

so she could sit on it and

pretend to ride it.

While that definitely

whetted her appetite for

tearing open gifts, she

managed to contain herself

when we arrived at my

mum’s in Waikuku for

Christmas Day lunch.

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& Matt

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dough.

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“ooooo” sound as she

passed the presents under

the tree on the way in and

didn’t try to take things

into her own hands before

the official opening time

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100 times more interest

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FIVE YOUNG sailors from

Lyttelton’s Naval Point Yacht

Club have their sights set on

victory at the CRC Bay of

Islands Sailing Week later this

month.

The teenage crew of Isaac

Armstrong, Rebecca Lee,

Claude Southwick, Thomas

Pirker, and Mitchell Rennie,

will compete as a team at New

Zealand’s biggest keelboat

regatta from January 21 to 24.

The team, led by 18-year-old

Armstrong, are aiming to win

the Young 88 division. They

will compete in a borrowed

boat which none of them have

sailed before, and their interisland

campaign is paid for entirely

by their own fundraising

efforts and sponsorship.

Although they will be going

up against the largest fleet

of Young 88 class yachts the

regatta has seen in its 18-year

history, he says his team have

what it takes to win.

“We’ve got a good fleet and

lots of rock stars in the fleet as

well,’’ said Armstrong.

“It’ll be a tough ask, but I

reckon we can surprise a few

people.”

Armstrong is no stranger

CONFIDENT: Naval Point Yacht Club sailors Isaac Armstrong, Rebecca Lee, Claude

Southwick, Thomas Pirker and Mitchell Rennie are aiming to win the Young 88 division at

CRC Bay of Islands Sailing Week.

to the podium, with wins in

each of the previous three

years he has sailed in the event,

although none yet as skipper.

In addition, four of his five

crew recently won the Elliott

6 South Island Youth championships,

and says they are

keen to keep up the winning

performance.

He said they also want to send

a message to other youth sailors

that anything is possible.

Running a campaign on a

shoestring budget, and raising

funds to cover the cost by doing

odd jobs on other people’s

boats, is all part of the team’s

efforts to show other young

sailors what they can achieve

with a bit of effort.

Armstrong said many young

sailors drop out of the sport

after school, and he’s keen to

show sailors his age there are

other pathways available that

could keep them interested in

the sport.

The team will arrive in

Auckland just days before the

regatta to collect their yacht

called Undercover.

The Young 88 was loaned

to them for the regatta by

Akaroa man Jonny Bell, who

Armstrong said didn’t take

much convincing to get behind

the campaign and support the

local sailors.


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Wednesday January 8 2020

Email jess.gibson@starmedia.kiwi by

5pm each Wednesday

JP Clinic

Thursday, 11am-12.30pm and

Saturday, 10am-noon

A Justice of the Peace will

be available to members of the

community. They can witness

signatures and documents,

certify document copies, hear

oaths, declarations, affidavits

or affirmations as well as sign

citizenship, sponsorship or rates

rebates applications.

There is no charge for this

service.

Thursday at Little River

Library and Saturday at Matuku

Takotako: Sumner Centre

Sumner Sunday Market

Sunday, 11am-3pm

Go and check out a great range

of stalls, from fresh veggies,

amazing food from all over the

world and beautiful crafts. You’ll

find them right next to the beach

as you come into the village.

Cnr Marriner St and The

Esplanade

Tai Chi

Friday, 7-8.30pm

This is a gentle exercise for

people of all ages and fitness

levels, bringing many health

and other benefits. All are

welcome to attend this weekly

class. Phone Frances for more

information on 027 698 0057.

105 Bridle Path Rd

Mt Pleasant Walking Group

Tuesday and Thursday, 9.30am

A mix of flat and hill walks for

people with a medium level of

fitness. Walks are in nearby areas

and further afield. There will be

car-pooling with shared costs.

Phone Judy on 384 1269.

Various locations

Technology Help Sessions

Monday, 2-3pm

If you need help using your

computer, smartphone, iPad,

or tablet, go along to a drop-in

session. Take your laptop, tablet,

or smartphone, or use one of the

centre’s computers. No bookings

required at this free event.

Matuku Takotako: Sumner

Centre

Redcliffs Lawn Bowls

Coaching

Tuesday 10.30-11.30am, Friday,

5-6.30pm​, Sunday 9.30-10.30am

Free lawn bowls coaching

has started and is open to

anyone over the age of 10.

Bowls equipment is provided

and soled shoes are required.

For more information, email

redcliffsbowls@xtra.co.nz or visit

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Redcliffs Bowling Club,

9 James St

Indoor Bowls at Tui Club

Monday, 12.45-3.45pm

Create a unique origami photo album using craft papers to put your favourite summer pictures.

The free session is most suitable for people aged 13 to 19 and will be held in Matuku Takotako:

Sumner Centre on Tuesday from 2-3.30pm.

Go along for a fun and

inclusive environment at indoor

bowls. The first day is free and is

$3 thereafter. All equipment is

supplied. No previous experience

necessary as coaching is given.

Soft-soled shoes should be worn.

Phone Sue on 389 1849.

Woolston Club, 43 Hargood St

Mt Pleasant Farmers’ Market

Saturday, 9.30am-12.30pm

A community-owned market

brings you wonderful, locally

grown food. Phone the farmers’

market coordinator, Jules, on 027

739 1832 with any queries.

3 McCormacks Bay Rd, Mount

Pleasant

Summer Pool Party at

Lyttelton summer pool

Sunday, noon-5pm

Chill out at this summer pool

party and enjoy water walkers,

bumper boats, a hydroslide and a

bombing competition. Standard

pool fees apply. For more

information, visit https://ccc.

govt.nz/news-and-events/whatson/show/3435

Norman Kirk Memorial Summer

Pool, 54 Oxford St, Lyttelton

Shoreline Toastmasters

Next Monday, 7.30-9pm

Nervous about speaking?

Go along to the first

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gain confidence by practising

speaking, listening, learning and

laughing – in a warm, friendly

non-threatening environment.

For information shoreline@

toastmasters.org.nz

Mt Pleasant Yacht Club,

21 Main Rd

Colourful Corners, Harbour

and Peninsula

Friday, Saturday and Sunday

10am-4pm

Paintings of Banks Peninsula

places by Don McAra will be on

show throughout January. The

exhibition includes a series of

richly-coloured representational

paintings of familiar scenes.

The highlight is a vibrant

image perfectly capturing the

atmosphere at the busy Diamond

Harbour wharf on a hot summer

day. For more on the artist see

www.donmcara.net

Stoddart Cottage Gallery, 2a

Waipapa Avenue, Diamond

Harbour

Duvauchelle A&P Show

Saturday, from 8am

A fun family event that

promotes agricultural and pastoral

interests. There will be stalls,

entertainment and a parade. Adult

admission costs $10 and children

16 and under get in for free.

Duvauchelle A&P Grounds,

6047 Christchurch Akaroa Rd

Live at the Point

Sunday, 1pm

Family-friendly live music

festival held in the lush

surrounds of the Godley House

gardens. Featuring several bands

every Sunday until February 16.

This weekend, you can listen

to “The Brooms” and “Shakey

Ground.”

Godley House Grounds

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Wine

• By Mark Henderson

I MUST admit to having

been caught out once again

this year, as the festive

season came rushing

headlong towards me,

though I’m certain I’m not

the only one in that boat.

It all seemed so far away,

then suddenly . . . it’s not.

What to feature? Recent

warmer weather has had

me reaching for riesling.

So be it.

2017 Pegasus Bay Bel

Canto Dry Riesling

Price: $37

Rating: Excellent

Smoke and struck match,

white flowers, mandarin

and orange, some burnt

toast with time. This is a

powerfully expressed style,

textural, viscous with spice,

dry honey and beeswax

leading, notes of lime and

tobacco also appearing. As

always, a fascinating wine

built on complexity, weight

and richness.

A wine to contemplate,

and probably best with

food.

www.pegasusbay.com

2016 Pegasus Bay

Riesling

Price: $30

Rating: Excellent to

outstanding

Alluring nose, a waft

of struck match, musk,

mandarin, white flowers

and toast. The palate

leads with honey, but the

acidity whips this into

shape, offering up lime and

orange citrus as the wine

flows to a musk and honey

accented, yet relatively dry

finish. Delightful texture,

richness, complexity and

real interest here with

lovely freshness on the

close.

Delicious and very

moreish.

www.pegasusbay.com

Latest Canterbury news at starnews.co.nz

Reaching for the

refreshing rieslings

2017 Lamont Bendigo

Dry Riesling

Price: $27.99

Rating: Very good to

excellent

Complex nose of

citrus blossom, smoke,

sweat, dry honey apple

and stone. Apple and

citrus driven palate with

stony minerality and nice

fruit weight. Bone dry,

well balanced, leaving you

salivating and wanting

more. A zesty piquancy

builds with time with

good carry on the

finish.

Smoked salmon would

be a lovely foil to the

acidity.

www.lamontwines.co.

nz

BAY HARBOUR

CONTINUING EDUCATION

Trade skills help

solo dad build a

better future

Newly qualified carpenter Tim Crawford

hopes his experience of overcoming

challenges and finding a new direction in

life will inspire others to do the same.

In 2006, while he was working as a gym

instructor and personal trainer, Tim took

full custody of his two children. Becoming

a solo parent meant he had to quit his job

and go on the domestic purposes benefit.

He remained on the DPB for seven years

while raising his kids, but never lost his

motivation or desire to get back to work.

He studied business, but when that didn’t

lead to work, he got a job as a laundry

driver.

“The driving job wasn’t challenging me

or helping me reach my potential,” he says.

“So in 2015 I got a new job as a builder’s

labourer. That company saw my potential

and they offered me an apprenticeship

which I grabbed with both hands.”

As part of his apprenticeship, and in

order to become qualified in the trade,

Tim studied a National Certificate in

Carpentry at Ara Institute of Canterbury.

“It was awesome, even better than I’d

expected,” he says. “I was treated like I

was important and not just a number, and

the staff went out of their way to help me

succeed. I was supported and guided all

the way.”

Tim says the classroom environment at

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Ara was interactive and fun. “It was easy to

ask questions and the course information

was clear and concise with easy-to-follow

book work and presentations.”

Tim says although he didn’t do well at

school, he’s made up for it at Ara. “I love

to learn and Ara made it easy for me to do

so. My story of getting off the benefit and

at the same time looking after my children

and running a household is something

I’m really proud of. I hope it will inspire

others who are in the same position I was,

especially as an adult apprentice. I’m a

better, happier person for it and some of

my best moments in life were spent in the

classrooms at Ara.”

2015 Misha’s Vineyard

Lyric Riesling

Price: $28

Rating: Very good to

excellent

Attractively floral nose,

red apple, lime cordial,

custard and sherbet. Richly

textured, creaminess

to the palate and lovely

flow through the mouth

popping up notes of

lemon, lime and honey.

This is ‘‘together’’ and

nicely integrated, the nose

and palate opening up

nicely, a little zestiness

enlivening the finish, and in

a great place to enjoy now.

www.mishasvineyard.

com

2017 Mt Difficulty

Packspur Lowburn

Valley Riesling

Price: $39

Rating: Outstanding

Fresh, an almost aerial

quality, hints of sea-breeze

and citrus. The palate is

richer than the nose might

suggest offering Rose’s lime

cordial, orange, honey,

pollen, beeswax and musky

botrytis hints. Power

and richness without

weight, lovely balance

and complexity, flowing

to a long and appealing

close lifted by a whisper of

aniseed, and zestiness.

Simply wonderful.

www.mtdifficulty.nz

2018 Maori Point

Single Vineyard

Central Otago Riesling

Price: $27.95

Rating: Very good

Opens to a little

funkiness with acid

drops and fruit cordial.

Lightly honeyed, fruit

sweetness with pear and

pear drops and nicely

textural front palate. Good

fruit weight and flow

through the mouth with

good balance, finishing just

off-dry.

This is a little different,

but rather interesting and

very easy drinking for

those summer evenings.

www.maoripoint.co.nz


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Wednesday January 8 2020

High comfort levels in Mitsubishi ASX

Motoring

Ross Kiddie

YOU SURE know you’re hurting

when you’ve got a painful back.

Mine has been bugging me

for a few weeks now, and it’s

brought to my attention how

difficult it is getting in and out

of some cars, yet highlights how

easy it is to do the same in a sport

utility vehicle.

I’ve just driven two Mitsubishi

SUVs, one after the other,

an Outlander and ASX. I felt

comfortable in both and the seat

height made for easy entry and

egress.

On top of that, the ride the

modern SUV provides doesn’t

tax the body, there is plenty of

suspension movement, and there

is an element of suppleness within

the spring and damper rates that

easily cushions the hits from road

ripples, bumps and ruts.

This evaluation focuses on

the ASX, a Lancer-based midsize

SUV that has been with

Mitsubishi since 2011. Meaning

active smart crossover, the

ASX has undergone a raft of

changes throughout its lifecycle

and I’m pleased to report that

the upgrades and refinements

over the years easily make it a

tempting proposition in today’s

market.

For 2020 the ASX had a fairly

hefty makeover; well, in that

context it has had a strong refresh

up front, the frontal area now

has a bold, edgy design which

sure captures attention, it is a

departure from the soft, curvy

lines of its predecessor.

The test car was painted a nice

new colour – sunshine orange –

which also aroused favourable

comment. The upgrade doesn’t

finish there either, there are

cosmetic changes inside, notably

the inclusion of a larger screen

which makes navigating the

vehicle’s functions just that much

easier.

In terms of mechanical

changes, the ASX has changed

direction slightly. No longer is

there a four-wheel-drive model,

all variants are front-drive only

and all are powered by a petrol

engine – gone is the diesel option.

Mitsubishi also state that for

buyers who want an SUV with

four-wheel-drive, its Eclipse

Cross captures that part of the

market.

The ASX range starts at

$29,990, and ends at $41,090 for

the 2.4-litre VRX as evaluated. It’s

important to note that there are

two entry-level models and both

are 2-litre powered.

However, the 2360cc unit

develops 123kW and 222Nm,

and is paired to a six-step

MITSUBISHI ASX: Facelift for 2020.

continuously variable automatic.

These power and torque outputs

are traditional, they arrive tall

in the rev band at 6000rpm

and 4100rpm respectively;

nevertheless, when you have the

benefit of CVT there is a constant

point of gearing which instantly

meets throttle request.

The ASX feels lively and will

cut out a standstill to 100km/h

time in 9.2sec, it’s also quite smart

on a highway overtake, 5.5sec to

make 120km/h from 80km/h is

about the norm for a vehicle such

as this.

I took the test car inland

following the course of the

Waimakariri River and home

through Darfield and Burnham.

It cruises quietly at highway speed

and affords a smooth ride.

Benefitting from the original

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I pointed the test car at a

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Even without four-wheel-drive

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but it does have performance and

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excess of its purpose.

In terms of fuel use, Mitsubishi

has done well to lean out the

engine. As I remarked previously,

it has been around for some time,

but it is a fuel miser and carries

• Price – Mitsubishi ASX

VRX, $40,090

• Dimensions – Length,

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• Configuration – Fourcylinder,

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I’m convinced it helped in the

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Toyota, I’m hoping my back will

last out until the scheduled drive

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Tasty Bites

In this recipe, the use of

sumac as a seasoning really

brings out the flavour of the

lamb

SUMAC AND MAPLE-

GLAZED LEG OF LAMB

Serves 6

Ingredients

2kg leg of lamb, bone-in

sea salt, as needed

ground black pepper, as needed

2 Tbsp sumac

4 tsp olive oil

Maple glaze

500ml beef stock

125ml maple syrup

80g brown sugar

2 Tbsp grain mustard

Pickles are good to prepare

during the summer break

PICKLED CARROTS, FENNEL

AND CELERY

Ingredients

4 medium carrots, peeled, cut

into long sticks

1 bulb fennel, cut into thin

wedges

2 sticks celery, cut same size as

carrots

1 ½ cups cider or white vinegar

2 cups water

¼ cup sugar

2 garlic cloves, crushed lightly

½ tsp fennel seeds

¼ tsp celery seeds

2 Tbsp sea salt flakes

2 bay leaves

Directions

Wash the jar in hot water and

set aside. Prepare the vegetables

and set aside.

Put the vinegar, water, sugar,

garlic and aromatics in a medium

saucepan. Bring to the boil.

Add carrots and cook for two

minutes. Add the fennel and

celery and cook for a further two

minutes.

Carefully put all the vegetables

into the clean jar and pour over

the pickling solution so the vegetables

are completely submerged.

Seal the jar and allow to cool.

For best results, allow the

vegetables to pickle for at least

a week before eating. This will

keep in the fridge for a couple of

months.

Garnishing

75g pistachio nuts

1 pomegranate, peeled and seeds

separated

a handful of micro mint

a handful of edible flowers

Directions

Prepare the maple glaze. Place

the beef stock, maple syrup,

sugar and mustard in a saucepan

and bring to a boil. Let it boil for

eight to 10min, until thick and

sticky. Set aside.

Score the skin of the lamb,

then season well with salt, pepper

and sumac.

Place a large frying pan over

high heat and heat until it is

smoking. Add the olive oil,

followed by the lamb, skin-side

down. Let it cook until the skin

is caramelised and golden in

colour.

Preheat the oven to 240 deg C.

Remove the lamb and place

skin-side up in an oven dish.

Brush with the maple glaze and

roast for 30min.

Brush with the maple glaze

every 10min until a thermometer

inserted into the thickest

part of the leg reads 54 deg C for

medium rare.

Remove and place on a wire

rack. Cover with aluminium foil

and let rest for 10min.

Arrange on a serving plate

and garnish with pistachio nuts,

pomegranate seeds, micro mint

and edible flowers.

TANGY: This

recipe makes a

1-litre jar.

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