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The Man And The Mountain

Sometimes we have to climb a mountain to find ourselves. Epic adventurer and mountaineer Graeme Dingle reveals what he’s discovered...

Adventurer & Youth Advocate Graeme Dingle Knighted

Sir Graeme Dingle was knighted for his services to youth at Government House in Auckland. Rising from one knee adventuring...

‘Boring person’ comment spurred Sir Graeme Dingle’s charitable work

Sir Graeme Dingle wants New Zealand to be the best place in the world for kids by 2050. ‘While there’s...

Outdoor legend Graeme Dingle earns knighthood for youth development work

Graeme Dingle and his wife, Joanne Wilkinson. Photo: Graeme Dingle Foundation   Graeme Dingle, a lifetime mountaineer and leader in...

‘Selfish’ mountaineer’s transformative journey to lifetime of giving back

Adventuring legend Graeme Dingle expects a lot from people but he is not “entirely comfortable” with them calling him Sir...

My Holidays: Graeme Dingle

What was your greatest holiday? If the test is pleasurable and memorable, it was one of the first Graeme Dingle...

Graeme Dingle and Jo-anne Wilkinson’s Graeme Dingle Foundation helps young Kiwis achieve their potential

BY BRITT MANN SUPPLIED Graeme Dingle, left, and Jo-anne Wilkinson, husband and wife duo at the helm of the Graeme...

Women of Influence alumni: Jo-anne Wilkinson

“I think today women still have to make a decision about career and taking time out to have a family...

Kiwis in quest to conquer unclimbed peak

BY MICHELLE ROBINSON GRAHAME COX/FAIRFAX NZ OFF TO CONQUER: Rob Frost with his mountain climbing hero Graeme Dingle   New...

Dingle’s Toughest Journey

Mountaineer Graeme Dingle’s 1200km odyssey with six young violent offenders was a journey he would later describe as the most...