• 2006 – Yogyakarta earthquake, Southern Aceh, North Sumatra and Riau floods, Avian Flu appeal, Mt. Merapi volcanic eruption, Sulawesi landslides and floods, West Java EQ and Tsunami, Nth Sumatra EQ,
• 2007– Jakarta floods, Benkulu earthquake, West Sumatra earthquake, Sumbawa Volcanic eruption, Mt. Kelud eruption, Mt. Gamkonara eruption, major Ferry accident
• 2008 - Central and East Java floods
• 2009– West Java earthquake, West Sumatra earthquake.
It's been a busy time
Christchurch is where I call home in New Zealand so it will be good to get back amongst friends, family, snow and mountains.
In the early days of the relief operation.
Two young girls I photographed in the village of Mate Ie.
Citra, Hesti and Lia, three of my best colleagues
Jusuf Kalla (l) and Amara Bains (r) join me for lunch. Jusuf Kalla is the former Vice President of indonesia and now the Chairman of the Indonesian Red Cross.
A view from my good friend's house, Robin (mad Dog) Judkin's , overlooking Sumner. I always pop into see Robin, his dogs and his latest paintings..Photo: Bob McKerrow
So much to reflect on, and so much to do on my holiday. I look forward with great anticipation to watching NZ play two rugby test against South Africa.
Thanks Indonesia for a memorable four years !