Andrew Simpson was born and raised on Mt Hay Station on the eastern side of Lake Tekapo. He was 19 when he purchased Balmoral Station where he was to farm for the next 40 years. He married Karen in his mid 20’s and together they raised three children Ben, Amanda and Sam.
The baby clothing business is a family affair and all the children and partners are involved in the business in one shape or form. Andrew and Karen’s grandchildren Lhotse and Fletcher were both born in 2014 are very much Balmoral babies.