Thanks to Russell and Lynda Brodie for opening their airfield for the masses today.
The northwesterly across the Canterbury Plains kept some of the punters away - but as is often the case - Rangitata Island remained near calm for most of the day.
It was a neat chance for the kids to have a poke around. Try that at your average local.
Maureen (aka Mrs Caribou) went for a ride in Tiger 43 (ZK-BRL) followed by a post flight inspection. (You will see more of Mr Caribou's photos on blog soon).
Check out Matt's site at http://www.matthayes.co.nz/
Below are two of the above.
No ! that is not a security fence - but where were security when these two characters showed up ?
Pic from Allan Bowman.