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to “Stepping  on Paua” Check out the about page to find out what goes here and then follow the posts to join the NZ outdoor journey with day outings, camp trips, Island visits, bush ventures, outdoor food ideas, seek out pure and organic New Zealand products, but best of all enjoy some scenic NZ photos. Oh and I am sure there is so much more to come. (This blog is in it’s new beginnings started June 2018)


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Photography is one great passion of mine. The camera goes every where

 with me (as does my silver wine goblet) so I have hundreds of photos ready for you to check out. My focus to capture the beauty of scenic NZ


You may like to check out the Recent Post Camping at Motuora Island Hauraki Gulf

This is a magic Island just out from Auckland. You need a boat to get there even though it is just out from local  beaches, say 10 min by boat, off the North Islands mainland east coast. Take a look


An Island for fishing , swimming, walking, diving, kayaking and relaxing in the sand. That is when you can put the camera down.

Latest Post

Why I Love the Kiwi Bush

If you have never walked in the bush in NZ this post could be for you. See some amazing

images as I describe what it is like to spend time in the New Zealand North Island bush.

View the beautiful tree ferns.

Next Post Coming Soon Quarry Gardens Whangarei



Some Other Future Posts to come

A warm dip at Hot Water Beach

Visit to Kauri Museum.

Picnic Wenderholm Regional Park

Auckland Zoo fun day

Stay on Waiheke