Category Archives: German Shorthaired Pointer

Motukiekie Beach and Rocks – Photography Heaven

Motukiekie Beach and Rocks seems to be becoming world-renowned.  It used to be a little secret only known by dedicated West Coasters and their friends – and maybe their family, and maybe some of their friends – and maybe some … Continue reading

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Carters Beach to Cape Foulwind – Westport

Hello blogging my old friend, I’ve come back to write again, Share the story of our adventures, the sights we see – the discoveries. Because sharing, enables you to enjoy the adventure too That’s why we’re here, so here’s to … Continue reading

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Beach Meander – Great Coast Road

Love meandering along the beach and with the Great Coast Road at our doorstep, we have plenty of beaches to choose from. Latest little meander was around the 14 mile beach – aptly named as it is around 14 miles … Continue reading

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Zigaldo Trys out for the National All Browns Soccer Team

Ziggy has been extremely committed the last few beach walks at practicing his soccer skills He is highly determined and dedicated to the task at hand There was a whisper some scouts may be coming our way and he was … Continue reading

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Welcome to Autumn

The first day of autumn dawns with clear skies but a cooler start to the morning than we have been used to lately.  Never fear once the sun comes up she shines her smile to warm the air and balance … Continue reading

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Larrys Creek Track, Reefton

Yikes that’s invigorating?!  mmmm refreshing, invigorating – cold lol. We’re at Larrys Creek near Reefton having a “little” dip in the water to cool down after our bike ride.  It is a gorgeous summer’s day and nothing quite as refreshing … Continue reading

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Birthday Boy – Ziggy turns 8 years old

Happy birthday, happy birthday, happy birthday to our beautiful GSP Ziggy A big 8 years old but still with the energy of a pup. Ziggy started his day with a walk on the beach and some special treats after breakfast … Continue reading

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Craziness of Summer

Don’t you just love the craziness of summer – El Nino we were told for this year I’m guessing that hail constitutes El Nino.  This is from last week – huge hail storm in Christchurch – in the middle of … Continue reading

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The Drive Home – Great Coast Road, Westport to Greymouth

After a recent little breakway to Cape Foulwind near Westport, it was soon time to head for home.  It is a gorgeous drive following State Highway 6 – the coastal route from Westport to Greymouth aka us!  This drive was … Continue reading

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Cape Foulwind Walkway in the Morning Sunshine

Cape Foulwind Walkway just south of Westport would have to be one of the premiere coastal walks on the West Coast. It is a wonderful track winding its way along the cliff tops of Cape Foulwind and affording some of … Continue reading

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