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The Winter Blues at Punakaiki’s Pancake Rocks

When we think of the winter blues we think down in the dumps, the moody blues but for the West Coast when we say the winter blues we mean blue skies and blue seas and some of the most fantastic … Continue reading

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Pancake Rocks and Blowholes – a Rock n Roll Day in Punakaiki

With a full moon of late and wonderfully huge swells and tides we headed up to Punakaiki to check out the blowhole action at the Pancake Rock walk. It was a drizzly start to the morning but not particularly cold … Continue reading

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Punakaiki – pancake rocks and blowholes

Wow that was a wild night – gale force winds and heavy rain on and off.  Windows were rattling and I lay in bed thinking mmmmm is everything secure out there. No need to worry – all was safe in … Continue reading

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