Meet AJ

And here he is folks .... by popular demand, Franz Josef Glacier's very own.. AJ

How long have you worked for FJGG?
1200 years - since the last Ice Age...(actually 10+ years)

Describe yourself in 5 words.
Mr Reliable, genuine good bugger!

What is your earliest memory of the outdoors?
Skiing with my school

What is the funniest thing that's happened to you while working on the glacier?
I'm not at liberty to discuss this, although it may have involved nudity, swimming and photos...

What is your idea of the best little getaway on the West Coast?
Fishing out on Lake Mapourika

What have you got planned for your next big adventure?
When my leave pass is granted from the war office I hope to go for a wee ski or climb in the hills

What do you spend most of your spare time doing?
Hanging with my boys, aged 8 and 6 months - both a hand full!

Best place you have taken a photo from?
Top of Aoraki/Mount Cook

In one sentence can you describe your life in South Westland for me?
Where can you ski in the morning, surf in the afternoon and shoot a deer in the evening? Right here!!

What do you most enjoy about your job at Franz Josef Glacier?
The lifestyle