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Colin and Marg

Farm owners and “salt of the earth” hosts Marg and Colin Baynes are in their early 50s and have five children.  Colin and Marg have been farming for more than 25 years throughout the North Island and… Read more


The name – Makapua – comes from the stream and headwaters which originate high in the bush covered hills on the property. Makapua Station is 3700 acres comprising 1700 acres of farmland and 2000 acres of bush… Read more


With those parting words I said goodbye to Colin Baynes and his lovely wife Marg, where I spend the last three days hunting Red Deer on their property along with my tassie mate Nick Barwick. It is a magnificent property where they… Read more