Category Archives: Sea

Family outing

Torea Pango. The Variable Oystercatcher (Haematopus unicolor) Marahau beach. Somewhere, there are 3996 of the species, the worldwide population being a mere 4000… Advertisements

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Putting yer feet up….

Hard day’s work in the garden. Fish and chips from the excellent Ruby Bay (“Chef made food at takeaway prices”) Kitchen. A rigger of Whale Pale Ale from the Mussel Inn. Seawall. Tasman Bay. Deserved.

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It’s Friday.

(Disclosure: Not a left-footer) You’re Catholic. The Good Book says “FISH” There is none. Can’t even do the fish-and-loaf-of-bread thing. Something from the “Vegetarian Butcher” on the Nelson Saturday market, then… (I kid you not…)

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Reflective

Jetty at Riwaka Harbour

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If only dogs could read….

On the westerly bit of Kina Beach.

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Stating the obvious?

You might think so, but the sign addresses the idiots who’d think nothing of slinging a line into the Salt Water pool (in the immediate foreground) at Port Motueka. Otherwise, it’s a pretty long cast….

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A bit of a storm……

King tide combined with the remnants of Cyclone Fehi did a fair bit of damage last week. Nothing serious around here – we’re 8 metres up on the bluff – but on the flat, the tide came in a good … Continue reading

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