Monthly Archives: October 2013

Kauaeranga Park

Up Kauaeranga Valley behind Thames. Road in was good and relatively short. Only about thirteen kilometers. Was a stormy day but relatively sheltered up in the valley and I chose a sheltered spot to park. There were about five camps … Continue reading

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Wenderholm

Went to Te Arai Point after leaving Uretiti doc camp. Place was full of drunken hoons who had set up tents in the parking area and were already well underway with music and grog. Thought I might as well press … Continue reading

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Uretiti finds

Walking on beach made two finds today: first was large shell about 200 mm long, biggest I have seen here. Really like the second find, thought it looked like a prehistoric bird but much more likely part of a schnapper … Continue reading

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Waipu Caves

Left Whangarei and stayed at Uretiti Doc Camp for a few days as I started south for the summer. About 13 k’s away are the Waipu Caves, so went and had a look with Steve and Patricia. This shot from … Continue reading

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