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Sailbydate

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The Esplanade is a great little place, not flash, but really friendly and good value. It's got a bit of serious yachting history too. I'll let you find out for yourself, but Sir Thomas Lipton is a major player.  ;)
A case of mistaken identity, IIRC. ;-)

 

Priscilla

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Ponsonby posers, nothing has changed.
Hey that’s my hood you’re dissing .

First movie I ever saw was in the Britannia movie theatre Ponceonby.

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Priscilla

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Ponsonby Club Hotel more commonly known as the Gluepot.

Largest public bar in Australasia for a time.

 Serving Waitemata Sparkling Pale Ale as Lager was to German for the locals to swallow.

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Priscilla

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Then

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Now
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Building still owned by Ivan’s family I believe as he passed away in 2018.

The black and white photo of Ivan is by Robin Morrison 1976.

 
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Sailbydate

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Ivans restaurant was my go to after wed night races.........
Jeeezus. After Wednesday Night Races, I was never in any proper condition to go to a restaurant - or drive home for that matter. A bit older and wiser now, thankfully. Great times though. ;-)

 

Mitre cut

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To whoever it was in the RNZYS that told me to leave my car at the marina and take the bus home....

Turns out I was in no not state to drive that either!

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