“To my mind, the life of a lamb is no less precious than that of a human being.” 
Mahatma Gandhi

"I think Xanthe is the greatest sheep who ever lived."

Greg Dixon

"I'm never eating lamb again."

Michele Hewitson

There is the cat. There are the four hens of the apocalypse. There are our pet lambs, Xanthe and Elizabeth Jane. And there are Miles the sheep farmer's gentle ewes and handsome rams. Meet the Lush Place's companions, and a few special guests.

About Us

Lifelong townies Michele and Greg moved to the country in 2017. For three years they wrote the much-loved The Good Life column in the dearly-departed NZ Listener magazine.


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