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This began a long association of being involved with and organising rallies of all descriptions, from Easter to Pan Pacific, Model ‘T’ rallies to veteran rallies, motor shows etc etc. Shona supported and helped Peter in everything he became involved in. In 1993/94 Peter, Shona and ‘Matilda’ circumnavigated the South Island with two other Model ‘A’s from Manawatu. This was to raise funds for children with cancer, organised by an Auckland group called “Camp Quality Caper.” This was a challenging drive, but they raised $27,000 for the cause. Shona had a lot to do with the organising of this, and was very

pleased with the result. A team of other cars and a fire engine all from Auckland accompanied them, plus two All Blacks. In 1995 at the Palmerston North Motor Show, Shona and Peter ran the display for our club. This was the first outing for our 1930’s garage, for which we won 1st Prize for best display. Shona ran a “Scarecrow” competition for school kids in conjunction with the show. Apart from this, Shona was a teacher at TeHoro School, then Ohau School, finishing her teaching career at Koputaroa School. On her retirement she became a talented quilter, painter and woodworker. She was obviously a very busy lady! In 1998 Shona was the Assistant Club Captain of HVVC. The same year she and Peter went to ‘Wings over Wanaka’ including lots of adventures along the

Horowhenua VCC October 2017  
Horowhenua VCC October 2017