End of season roundup 2013

Another season has come to the end here in NZ.  And as always here is a bit of a wrap up from me, from what I have seen it has been another great year for giant pumpkin growing in New Zealand.  More and more people seem to be taking up the challenge of growing a giant...

Scott Cully Master Carver Visit

Scott Cully might not be a household name for most of us, but he is a man who holds 6 world records for carving pumpkins and better still he was in New Zealand recently showing us how pumpkin carving is done. First off he carved some pumpkins for Mitre 10 Mega up in...

The Great Pumpkin Carnival 2013

In this post I have photos and video from the Great Pumpkin Carnival 2013 held in Hamilton Gardens on the 7th of April.  A great day for giant pumpkins in all shapes and sizes. Tim Harris raised the bar this year after winning last years event with a 290kg pumpkin, he...