Often after prolonged rain I can be found squelching about in muddy gardens. While the rain hammers down outside, I … Continue reading Out from the mud of a different kind
Day 61. Leisurely drive to Tawharanui Regional Park for our final two night stay, before we returned our trusty Aramoana … Continue reading Last days
Day 60. Leaving our Bland Bay paradise behind we were suitably rested ready to make the most of our last … Continue reading Busby Head
Day 59. From Russell it was with heavy hearts we drove the Tutukara coast drive each road leading us closer … Continue reading A final taste of Paradise
Day 58. Russell – Fullers Great Sights Boat trip Bay of Islands ‘Cream Trip’. Our all day boat trip left … Continue reading Bay of Islands
Day 57. Mahinepua Peninsula Track 2 hour return. Three years ago in high season, this was a very busy track … Continue reading Our Tree still Stands!
Day 55. Puheke Hill – extinct volcano rising 130m above sea level. 20 minute misty climb to top. This very … Continue reading Karikari Peninsula
Day 53. Two hour drive to Cape Reinga top of New Zealand, open hills and distant dunes. DOC Tapotupotu – … Continue reading Cape Reinga
Day 51. Drive to Kauri Museum at Matakohe. Our fascination with these magnificent trees started three years previous on our … Continue reading Forest Giants, Lakes and Boulders
Day 49. Early drive out from Fletcher Bay, stop at Port Jackson for a last long stroll on this beautiful … Continue reading Lion, Fall & a near miss!