River Valley Lodge, Kitchen Manager
Nickname: Ranga, Randa
Position at River Valley: Kitchen Manager
Hometown/Country: I’m a good old westie….Born and Bred in Helensville, New Zealand
Background: I studied Cheffing in Auckland 14 years ago
Favourite Music: Youtube parties with Tom and Janey; Lindsay singing “Dream On”
Favourite thing about working at River Valley: The vegetable garden, winter, afternoon summer swims, our chickens & scrubbing potatoes.
Greatest work memory: Over night raft trips. Sleeping on the back of a dory. Going on a Lodge to Lodge Horse Trek. Going to Koanga and learning to forage.
Hobbies and Interests: Wine. Being Ridiculous. Camping. Road trips. Travelling. Tattoos. Day dreaming.
Years working at River Valley: 5!!
Like Helen Keller said:
“Life is either a daring adventure or nothing at all.”