Garden history

Mothers and babies, plants and seeds: Truby King’s Wellington garden.  Australian Garden History, 32/3, January 2021
Tall timber.  Historic Gardens Review, September 2020
Wetherstons’ gold.  New Zealand Gardener, August 2020
Olveston – the Rose Garden that was.  Heritage Roses New Zealand Journal, 45/3, May 2020
Wetherstons’ gold.  Australian Garden History, 31/4, April 2020
The daffodils of Black Horse Brewery.  Commercial Horticulture, April/May 2020
Peggy Rockefeller Rose Garden.  Heritage Roses New Zealand Journal, 45/2, February 2020

Music history

Walter Sinton.  Audioculture, New Zealand On Air, January 2020
Unbinding New Zealand’s musical past.  Crescendo, 100/1, February/March 2017
Review  A Passionate Affair: Llewellyn Owen & Music, by Margaret Bean.  Crescendo, 98, February/March 2016
Begg’s: the Musical and Electrical Centre Audioculture, New Zealand On Air, January 2016
Begg’s War . Crescendo, 95, August/September 2014
Strike up the Band – Begg’s Musical Army.  New Zealand Memories, October/November 2014
Begg’s and Music Education in New Zealand.  Ritmico, Institute of NZ Registered Music Teachers’ Journal, April 2014
Selling and Making Music at Begg’s.  Otago Settlers’ Association News, March 2013
Writing the history of Charles Begg & Co.  The New Zealand Genealogist, November/December 2009


Driven to consider the past.  Otago Daily Times, 7 April 2015
An island of rough chivalry.  New Zealand Herald, 8 September 2014
Unlocking a beautiful secret.  Otago Daily Times, 5 August 2014
The Daily Grind – Mt Kau Kau.  Walking New Zealand, April 2014
Island chivalry shines, Otago Daily Times.  11 March 2014