Tag Archives: New Zealand

ANZAC Day – 100 year Anniversary of the Landing at Gallipoli

Every year in New Zealand on April 25 we commemorate all New Zealanders killed in war and also honour our returned servicemen and women. History : On April 25 1915 was the landing at Gallipoli by Australian and New Zealand … Continue reading

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Staying at Breakers Boutique Accommodation

Ok, so not my usual blog post but thought I’d share as tickled pink and super stoked – all those good things with a big grin on my face. Our place as per an article in the travel guide of … Continue reading

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West Coast Wilderness Trail

Stephen’s phrase for today – “a day of reflection”…… New Zealand is a cyclist haven and thanks to a Government initiative more and more cycle trails are coming on-line enabling access to areas not normally available to the general public.  … Continue reading

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Home is where the Heart Is – West Coast, New Zealand

They say home is where the heart is and for me it is definitely the West Coast of New Zealand and our own slice of paradise here on the Punakaiki Coastline at Breakers. We’ve just had a week away in … Continue reading

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A Walk on the Wild Side

A Walk on the Wild Side.

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