OMAKA LODGE Blog
– The Cultivators & Country Gentlemen
Although descended from farming families, both Chris & Scott were raised in suburbia, and there they remained until they purchased what was then ‘Omaka’ in 2017. Moving to the Forgotten World countryside and setting up and running Omaka Lodge has brought (and is bringing) numerous new challenges and interesting experiences. Many of the experiences are humorous, so it seemed only natural that Scott should share some of these in The Cultivators & Country Gentlemen, the Omaka Lodge Blog, as their story unfolds and evolves at Omaka Lodge, a tranquil oasis amidst New Zealand’s Forgotten World.
oh”, said Chris. “Ahh”, said Scott. “Pretty special isn’t it”, said Katie. “Ooh”, agreed Chris. “Ahh”, echoed Scott. It’s really rather interesting how the English language contains hundreds of thousands of words, many of them...read more
Well good morning one and all and one and many and so on and and so forth and so fifth. As this is typed it's 8am on a beautiful crisp and clear morning here at Omaka Lodge. Quite cool, somewhere between 7-9° apparently. We'd be more precise but the weather apps on...read more
“Yes, it’s still available.” And with those words our exciting journey towards a new lifestyle and a new life began. But let’s rewind a few months, to June 2016. We, Scott & Chris, had enjoyed a few weeks in Europe, soaking up the amazing atmosphere and chic...read more
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