Edge Explorer Revised and Revisited by Aussie Historian

Tony Horwitz revisits the James Cook legend and Cook’s Star-Trek echoing logbook, “I have gone farther than any man has been before me, as far as I think it is possible for a man to go”.  Kupe may have got here a few years earlier in a canoe, but whoever claims whatever mantle, both are incredible feats of edge exploration and the legacy (Hillary et al) lives on in the spirit of the edge.


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Anne Young Improving the Welfare of Horses

Anne Young Improving the Welfare of Horses

It’s 6pm on a freezing winter’s night, the wind is howling and the rain beating down. In the darkness, New Zealander Anne Young, the president and founder of Victoria’s Horse…