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Sep 27, 2008 - Hastings - Otaki Beach

Depart Hastings: 1093 km (09.00) Today was clear and warm, if a bit windy, and we were up around 7, having breakfast and packing up. We left the site just before 9 and headed off southwards on the road to first Maraetotara Falls and then Waimarama Beach. The falls were only about a half an hour drive down a side (but sealed) road. A short walk from the road we found the falls, again not particularly well presented in terms of finding them, and even a bit neglected when we did, but in terms of raw natural beauty, no complaints. Only small...

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Feb 15, 2007 - Kapiti Coast - Day Two

Today we spent walking Kiwa - Jill and Bryns weimaramer - along the beach followed by lunch at a beach front cafe - hard life! In the evening we went to the weekly pub quizz and won - our team named "The Father of Nicole Smiths Baby", which not only drew applause from other contestants, but also led to a voucher for free beer at next weeks tornament. Unfortunately I will have started travelling by then!!!! Food/drink thoughts whilst I rememeber:- Salads are fab down under - always very fresh and losts of nuts/fruit all sorts YUM. Curry - no...

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