Tag Archives: Greymouth

Point Elizabeth Track – A little bit of Untamed Wilderness

  The Point Elizabeth track would have to be Greymouth’s premier walking track.  Running from the shores of North Beach… north of Cobden and finishing at Rapahoe Beach just off State Highway 6 at the gateway to the Great Coast … Continue reading

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West Coast Wilderness Trail – Greymouth to Taramakau River

Possibly one of the greatest recent additions and assets for Greymouth and the Grey District would have to be the West Coast Wilderness Trail.  The trail starts in Greymouth and goes right through to Ross in the south – some … 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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Wheeling Through West Coast Wonderland

The Wheels on the bike go round and round, round and round, round and round, wheels on the bike go round and round – oh my gosh forever!  Can’t believe I’m thinking this but I could do with a hill … Continue reading

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Autumn Sunsets on the West Coast

Love Autumn for all sorts of reasons but one of the main reasons is the magnificent sunsets. Every night is different – depending on the cloud build up. The colours change as the night goes on, like watching our own … Continue reading

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Greymouth Views – Substation walk to Freyberg Terrace

When my parents come to visit we always like to try to take them somewhere they haven’t been before to help showcase this beautiful region we live in. Our latest little excursion was the substation walk in the back of … Continue reading

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Gypsy Extravaganza comes to Greymouth

The Gypsy Extravaganza was visiting Greymouth for the weekend so once our cleaning was done we headed on into town to check it out. Perfect weather for wandering around and enjoying the festivities. Wonderful to see so many locals and … Continue reading

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