The Wakatipu boasts a network of world-class trails suitable
for biking, walking and running, the product of more than a
decade of work by the Queenstown Trails Trust and spending of
$8.2 million to date.
About 100 years ago, a eager teenager lied about his age
in Palmerston North to enlist in the Otago Battalion. Shawn
McAvinue digs up his grandfather's military records and
discovers a cabinetmaker signing up for military training in
Dunedin to evade his older sister threats of stopping him
joining World War 1.