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Tawharanui Tents Only Campground

As Tāwharanui is a surf beach, Miss 10 and I hadn’t rushed to visit this campground during the summer season, preferring to stay at campgrounds located near calmer waters so that Miss 10 (who...

The Waitakere Rāhui

rāhui 1. (verb) (-ngia,-tia) to put in place a temporary ritual prohibition, closed season, ban, reserve – traditionally a rāhui was placed on an area, resource or stretch of water as a conservation measure.(Source)....

Going solo

I just read yet another article that stated that to keep safe in the outdoors (adventuring), you ALWAYS had to go with a friend and although this particular article was talking about paddle boarding,...

Would I Win?

As I was running around the Bethells Lake this afternoon I got to thinking .. I wonder if I could beat James around the lake? … Now obviously I don’t mean if we both...