Ultimate Beach Photography NZ


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Capturing the ultimate beach photography means taking home great memories, cool images to share and true treasure offered free from nature. You may always take your camera with you, or sometimes wish you had thought of taking photos but with digital cameras, taking good images is just so easy. The trick is to know just […]

January 17, 2019

A Day Trip to Waiheke Island


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My first Day Trip to Waiheke Island It took me a while but I finally made the trip across from Auckland on the ferry to Waiheke Island. I have been back since with the car and spent a few nights there. But my very first trip over was just to check the place out for […]

January 6, 2019

5 Safe Swimming Beaches for Kids North Auckland


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The east coast of Auckland is a lot safer for young kids than the wild surf of the west coast. The East Coast is so much tamer and there are beaches not far North from Auckland, that are suited and safe for young families. Some may be tidal but that gives kids ago in the […]

January 2, 2019

Day Visit Hauraki Gulf Saddle Island NZ


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The Hauraki Gulf’s Saddle Island is a perfect picnic and swimming location You may have guessed, Saddle Island ( Te Haupa Island )gets its name because of the saddle like shape. Only a 15 min by boat from the mainland, this is a popular choice with us while fishing and exploring the Hauraki Gulf. No […]

November 13, 2018

Scenic NZ Bush Train Trip Coromandel


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I Highly recommend this scenicĀ  NZ bush train trip On visiting the Coromandel region recently one of the highlights was visiting the Driving Creek railway and enjoying a train trip that winds up through the lush kiwi bush. The tourist attraction for young and old to enjoy. This is an enjoyable tourist attraction with a […]

October 28, 2018

Rangitoto Island Day Trip Auckland


Day Trip North Auckland, Hauraki Gulf Island NZ, Scenic Image NZ

For a great day out in Auckland check out Rangitoto Island. I have to be honest, this was my 3rd time up to the Summit of Rangitoto Island. Last weekend I met up with family in Auckland and we decided for a fun day out to catch the Ferry to Rangitoto Island and then climb […]

October 15, 2018

NZ Plants in My Garden


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Why NZ Plants in my garden? I have decided to do something a little unusual for this post and share my garden images. Well, this post idea is actually inspired by my flower photo images that are all taken in my home garden North of Auckland.With my Nikon Coolpix Micro setting the flowers can make […]

October 1, 2018

Scotts Landing a Picture Image NZ


Beach Visit NZ, Day Trip North Auckland, Scenic Image NZ

Just where is Scotts Landing NZ? Within an hours drive heading North of Auckland and out on the Mahurangi East Coast is where you will discover a small scenic bay, Scotts Landing, tucked in close to the mouth of the Mahurangi River. The beach itself is small in comparison to many but on a hot […]

September 19, 2018

Black and White Coastal Image NZ


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Having fun with the camera in a black and white image setting. Just decided to play with the black and white setting on my camera one day and I was pleasantly surprised by how well many of the images looked. These are all coastal images, taken around various parks and beaches in the Auckland north […]

September 15, 2018

Take a Look at Hot Water Beach NZ


Beach Visit NZ, Day Trip North Auckland, Scenic Image NZ

I had always wanted to go to Hot Water Beach My Visit to Coromandel was my big chance. My sister came over from Australia so we planned a visit to Coromandel. This was my big chance to go to Hot Water Beach. All I knew was that you dig a hole and then relax in […]

July 11, 2018