Chip­pie chips in with play­house

Auckland City Harbour News - - NEWS -

A hand­made chil­dren’s play­house is on its way to the The Kidz So­cial Ser­vices Char­i­ta­ble Trust thanks to the ef­forts of Herne Bay car­pen­ter Kate Ross.

Nine of the coun­try’s best car­pen­try ap­pren­tices bat­tled it out dur­ing a six­hour prac­ti­cal test where each built a play­house for the ti­tle of Reg­is­tered Mas­ter Builders Carters 2013 Ap­pren­tice of the Year on Oc­to­ber 11.

Ms Ross missed out on a top three plac­ing.

The 26-year-old ap­peared in the Auck­land City Har­bour News on Septem­ber 18 as the first woman to com­pete at the na­tional fi­nals.

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