Entries by Victoria Ludemann

Million Dollar Cruise – History – The Beginning!

Million Dollar 1 (now the Million Dollar Cruise) had an interesting history of her own long before she passed into Betty and Wayne’s care and was originally called Ngaroto (many lakes). She was built at the Rowhedge Ironworks in Colchester in the United Kingdom from riveted Corten steel so that she would be able to […]

Life After The Hydrofoil

After he sold the Hydrofoil Wayne had a variety of careers until he met up with the love of his life Betty. Together they planned to return to the lake with a lovely traditional launch and so the search began. Eventually they found the bare bones of what they wanted in Rotorua being a gorgeous […]