Category: Nature

The Pinnacles – Kauaeranga Kauri Trail
October 25, 2010
Nestled between Thames and Pauanui in Coromandel is the great Kauraeranga Kauri Trail, where the Pinnacles peak at 759m high. We decided to spend our Labour weekend traversing the trail and staying ov... VIEW POST
Sunday at Jonkers Farm
October 3, 2010
Warren rose at the crack of dawn for sunrise of the neighbouring Jonkers Farm, which is often use for film locations (no surprise here, with this beauty!). The rest of our day was spent chilling aroun... VIEW POST
Bethells Beach Sunset in Spring
October 2, 2010
With the rainy wintry skies disappearing, we made our first visit out to the beach in several weeks! We were treated to a stunning sunset from the southern end of Bethells beach. We had gone in search... VIEW POST
Big Headed Cows
October 2, 2010
Also on the farm are three Jersey Cows, Clover, Buttercup and Jasmine. They're ever so tame, and have been in the family since calves, ten years ago. VIEW POST
Beautiful Snowy Morning
September 4, 2010
We arose to an absolutely stunning snowy morning in Ohakune (Rangataua), with amazing views to be seen everywhere. Whilst we were prancing around the snow, we had no idea Christchurch had just suffere... VIEW POST
Rainbow Falls, Kerikeri
August 15, 2010
We made the trip up to Kerikeri, explicitly to get some funky photos behind the waterfall in the cave... Little did we know, it's not exactly suitable when there's a high flow of water, and mid winter... VIEW POST
Raging Haruru Falls, Northland
August 15, 2010
After spending a night in Paihia, we made the trip north towards Kerikeri to witness the Rainbow Falls. Just a few kilometres out of Paihia and Waitangi is the Haruru Falls. Usually rather docile, tod... VIEW POST
Kereru – New Zealand Pigeon
August 15, 2010
Whilst walking back to the carpark at the Rainbow Falls, Kerikeri, we could hear the beautiful songs of the Tui. After setting up the long lens, the Tui had disappeared, but in it's place, the mighty ... VIEW POST
Paihia Sunrise
August 15, 2010
Paihia Sunrise Just to prove the weather forecasters wrong, we arose at the crack of dawn to witness the sunrise across the calm Bay of Islands water at Paihia. VIEW POST
Moonrise with Telescope
August 1, 2010
Spent an evening testing Katrina's Nikon D90 HD camera with a Meade LX200 GPS telescope... Here's a video of the result and a single shot: VIEW POST