Saturday, March 29, 2014

High Speed Fibre has lots of “REAL” benefits…



…heres a great one for the local public and tourists alike…

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[SOURCE - article from a Jan 2012 News Article ]


…..and the ability of public authorities / law enforcement / fire / police to change public lighting can’t be discounted as a bad idea either.


In trying to encourage the #gigatownNSN supporters I saw a rather “to ignite comment” bit last week, that went something like this….”because we are running at 1000mph on a new fibre gig network, while the rest of NZ runs at 100mph, we wouldn’t really see that many benefits.” WRONG!


I think prudently the couple of examples about immediately shoot that idea down, and indicate the writer of that piece was not really thinking of the “big picture.”


Don’t you think not just locals, but tourists would love the “feel safe” reinforcement that such a city wide network could bring?

Monday, March 24, 2014

2013 Masterchef runner-up Paula ….


looks like she has an outside change taking place…


NZ Masterchefs 2013 Runner Up, Paula Saengthian-ngam opened locally in Nelson Paulas Place last year to let the public at large sample her prize winning fare.


Wednesday, March 12, 2014

Spotted in the carpark…


recently…the word “dinky” comes to mind.

Friday, March 7, 2014

Work progressing, albeit at the mercy of the tides…


Crazy ….. just clicked on Nelson Mail website, and they are publishing an article too, and as the photo shows the diggers still look in the same positions?

There article explains what this part of The Heart of Nelson ( #gigatownNSN) scheme is all about.

Thursday, March 6, 2014

I’ve seen Caravans used for Hairdressers, but…

this one is on a whole new level. As a real estate agent your mind is always in tune to anything different about a property that you can recall from the last time you viewed / observed it, and this ….


…., smart use of a container for a home based business caught my eye, and with a view too!


Tuesday, March 4, 2014

Mother Nature…you got it wrong…


…its only the first week of March….


…snow is not meant to come til May!

Monday, March 3, 2014

Saturday, March 1, 2014