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Motukeikei Moody Blues

Hard to beat a walk on the beach and a sandy beach at that.  We are so blessed here on the West Coast of the South Island – mile after mile after mile of beautiful beaches I don’t think some … Continue reading

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Clowning Around on the Rocks 8 Mile Beach, Greymouth

Took a walk on the rocks at the 8 mile beach – just for something different.  As much as we love our beach, it is nice to visit the others occasionally, especially when we are lucky enough to have so … 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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Motukeikei Rocks – a Photographer’s Paradise

Recently we had all of our guests staying two nights and with flexible itineraries on their “free” day and perfect tides we decided to share one of our favourite spots with them all – the Motukeikei Rocks. Off in convoy … Continue reading

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A New Years Stroll on the Beach

Well now that was a new experience – sheltering in a cave on the beach while a thunder storm lets loose above. Our poor wee Ziggy was not impressed as you can see by the eyes and body language….. New … Continue reading

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Great Coast Road Photography Safari

Lovely guest visiting for a couple of nights from the UK – Ben who is into his photography, so while we had some spare time this afternoon we headed out to share a couple of our favourite local photography spots … Continue reading

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Charleston Rocks

Seriously Charleston Rocks….. in every way.  Great rocky outcrops and it is a totally cool place – it really rocks! You could easily drive through Charleston without knowing it is even by the sea.  Apart from a street sign for … Continue reading

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