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AB608 Passchendaele steam train Visits Greymouth

The West Coast has been very fortunate to be included in the South Island Centennial Rail tour of the AB608 Passchendaele steam train. What a beauty.  Built in 1915 in Christchurch she was renamed in 1925 in memory of soldiers … Continue reading

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Nile River Valley Walk, Charleston

Some people travel half way round the world to experience scenery like this, others to the other side of the world……. well for us we had to travel 40 minutes up the road.  How blessed are we! Just back from … Continue reading

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