Monthly Archives: December 2013

Great Coast Road’s Treetop Walkway

We are so blessed here on the West Coast to have so much native bush and so many wonderful walking tracks. You can get up close and personal with the native species – our very own treetop walkway and best … Continue reading

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Morning Walk Around the Grounds of Breakers

Stephen was wandering around the grounds this morning with his camera capturing the plants awakening to the morning dew. Some lovely colours in the garden at the moment and amazing how cool the flowers look up close and personal….. Jan … Continue reading

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Pluto (aka Ziggy) and Playtime on the Beach

Zigster has been having a great time on the beach of late. He is quite the model and performs nicely for the camera – ok so a little poser really! See what you think……. or maybe just a little bit … Continue reading

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Sharing “the top of the world” with our Guests

Recently we had a lovely couple from Macau staying with us who follow our blog adventures and were hoping to get the opportunity to go “to the top of the world” – Mt George to be more precise. I’ve blogged … Continue reading

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Greymouth Christmas Parade

It’s raining it’s pouring the old man is snoring…….. rain, rain go away, come again another day……. I’m pretty sure that’s what was going through the heads of a lot of people today. Today was the annual Greymouth Christmas Parade … Continue reading

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Shaking out the Cobwebs – a Spin up Rewanui Incline

Whew – I’m officially pooped!  Don’t know what possesses me to do these things to myself sometimes – good for me you say, well maybe.  Remind me of that later……. Stephen and I had a gap between cleaning and new … Continue reading

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