Gisborne born and bred. Schooled at Gisborne Intermediate and Lytton High School
Cellar work during vintage 1983 after school. Dipping tanks, cleaning and getting ferment samples… At Corbans Gisborne
Builders labourer, re-piling houses in Edgecumbe after the big earthquake.
Many, my 25th vintage this year is a special milestone and was a great vintage!
My Dad Terry, he was a very good Cellar Supervisor and taught me so much about having fun with what you do.
Ice cold Champagne, G&T and good cheeses
Bon Scott, former AC/DC front-man and George Best
Surviving my youth
A continuing stream of the keen, hardworking, intelligent people like those I worked with this year.
Building things or fixing things
Patience and calmness (mostly)
I love to ride my old 1975 Honda motorbike and have several tattoos
Take the kayak out on the sea and chase some fish
FB: Rob Knight