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Sep 21, 2005 - New Zealand - South Island - Catlins National Park

Kia ora!!! We spent the days previous to the big day exploring Catlins National Park. We were getting married there after all! Our first stop was at Waipapa Point, a golden beach with a beautiful lighthouse that witnessed New Zealand's worst civilian shipping disaster in 1881 when 131 lives were lost in the wreck of the 'Tararua'. The place was absolutely beautiful, but the best was that it was here we saw our first sea lion. An amazing creature!!! Mikel almost kicked one mistaking it for a rock. Luckily, we realised just in time that the...

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