Monthly Archives: May 2014

Fun in the Foam – Nine Mile Beach

After a weekend of crazy weather with heavy rain, gale force winds and then snow to parts of the country, we finally awoke to some lovely blue skies and sunshine. Headed down to the beach with the dogs for a … Continue reading

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Mountain biking Cockeyed Creek – a Voyage of Rediscovery

ok, so maybe voyage isn’t quite the right word but I thought it made for a good Headline! Definitely a ride of rediscovery though. Great to be back out on the bike as we headed inland from Greymouth to check … Continue reading

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Stormy Beach Walk

If it is possible for a beach to be both incredibly scary yet incredibly beautiful at the same time then today was that day. Taking advantage of a break in the stormy weather and being mindful of having two very … Continue reading

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Backflips 2014 NZ Junior MX (Motor Cross) Nationals

Wicked! What an afternoon outing. Headed to the beautiful Waipuna Station, Ikamatua inland from Greymouth for the 2014 NZ Junior motocross nationals hosted by the Westland Motorcycle Club. To be held all weekend – Friday, Saturday and Sunday there was … Continue reading

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