Rangitoto Ships Recycled—Radio New Zealand National interview

Over one year on and the abandoned vessels and bach communities on Rangitoto Island continue to capture the interest of the public. A recent radio interview by David Steemson from Radio New Zealand is now available online.


We want you—again!

‘Bach’ is a term unique to New Zealand for describing holiday homes; cheaply built, basic living which could be on the coast, rivers, a lake or in the forest or mountains. Today, we want to hear about what you call your holiday get-a-way! Check out the poll below and if your term isn’t listed then please add you own. If you want to share further details then leave a comment below. We’d love to find out about bach equivalents in other parts of the world! /MF

We want you!

We would love to get your comments, questions and feedback throughout the blog, but todays question is specifically for you:

Have you ever visited a ships graveyard?

Please leave some details in the comments box below, like where it is located. Remember it can be anywhere in the world, not just New Zealand! /MF