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George HB Kennedy


George has finally arrived at his new home in London, UK and is hoping to get his back fixed on the NHS. He’s had great fun traveling all around the South Island (the best island according to all the people … Continue reading


Since we adopted George ( January , 2013 ) George has travelled to Australia , the United States and Canada . Most recently he has travelled to Costa Rica . In September he will be heading to England , Wales … Continue reading

George Bear’s Travels

After I left Christchurch I traveled with my new family to Queenstown. Then we went to Melbourne and Hobart before going to Sydney and Port Douglas to dive the Great Barrier Reef. After that we flew to Auckland before heading … Continue reading

George Bear’s Travels

After a most enjoyable stay at the George in Christchurch, my adopted parents took me on a flight to Queenstown. Boy was it fun, went on the old steamship on Lake Wakitipu and then looked but didn’t jump at the … Continue reading

Welcome Home George!


My dad brought home George from The George and he now lives here with me in Campbells Creek. He is mine now and he made a new friend called Kiwi the bird. I bet he loved the George Hotel but … Continue reading

George has a new home

When I left Christchurch I joined a party of eight friends travelling by mini bus – we continued our travels Franz Josef Glacier – Queenstown – Milford Sound – Te Anau – Dunedin – Mount Cook (unfortunately the weather was … Continue reading

George in Doubtful Sound


George enjoyed meeting the captain on the Fiordland Navigator during his overnight cruise in Doubtful Sound.

Aussie George

George left Christchurch to travel to Ocean Grove in Victoria, Australia and had a lovely time at a kindergarten bear hunt the next week, meeting lots of other new bear friends.

The elopement


George met this fascinating auburn-haired she-bear and ran away to Auckland

Shrove Tuesday in London


George helping to make pancakes for shrove Tuesday in London.