Personal Website of Fergus Young. Kia ora, Welcome. This Website (together with KAHA) serves as essentially a place and home on the Web to call my own, a personal primary point of presence on the Internet in which I use to keep in contact with Friends and Family both at home and abroad. I […]
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Current Notices, little life snippets and other observations can be found on my General Blog at KAHA.NZ
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Photo-log of my time walking (and Kayaking) the various DOC (Department of Conservations) “Great Walks” here in New Zealand. Milford Track, Waikaremoana, Routeburn Trail, Kepler Track and Kayaking the Whanganui River
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A listing of all available and publicly accessible photo galleries and albums on this personal website. Including Tramping (Hiking), Canoeing Trips, Road Trips and Other Outdoor and Travelling photos.
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Individual Day Walks around the Auckland Region, including Waitakare and Hunua Ramges
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Hikes (both Day and Multi-Day) beyond the Auckland Region, including Waikato’s. Mt Te Aroha, Blue springs, Wairere Falls, Kaimais, Kaimanawas and further beyond
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22nd April 2018 – Pack Raft Explore around Karangahake Finishing up at Paeroa. Water level was low for the first half requiring us to get out and carry the Pack Raft around some shallow rapids at certain points. On the second half of the journey, the river was sufficiently deep at most rapids allowing us […]
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1st April 2018 to 3rd of April 2018 – Two night trip to Mount Yasur on Tanna Island, Republic of Vanuatu. Plane trip on Air Vanuatu from Port Vila Bauer Field Airport to White Grass Airport, where we were picked up by Taxi Utes to take us to our accommodation across rough unformed roads through […]
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31st March 2018 – Exploring the Millennium Caves on Espiritu Santo Island in Vanuatu. Early morning trip from our accommodation, up a very rough unsealed road to a couple of villages far inland. Requires a bit of fitness and the ability to swim. When we did it, it rained very heavily on the swimming portion […]
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1st March 2018 – Visit Auckland Domain to view the Lanterns prior to the hoards descending in on the following days when the stalls open.
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28th January 2018 – Little detour to Explore the Taitua Arboretum on the way through Hamilton. Was an absolute scorching day with pockets of Micro-climates reaching as high as 39°C
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20th January 2018 – Boat Trip with Gulf Eco Charters with skipper Kurt Salmond (and his family) to the Hen and Chicken Islands for some snorkeling, kayaking and Paddle boarding
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Part two of Waiarapa – Resumption of an earlier diverted journey. Visit to Castlepoint, Tinui ANZAC walk and Stonehedge Aotearoa
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27th to 29th December 2017 – Leisurely King Country Road Trip to explore some short walks around King Country…
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Short little morning stroll to Explore Putangirua Pinnacles, South Waiarapa. After that, Had to divert Journey to Havelock North to see a family friend who was critically ill. (If you are using a recently updated Google Chrome browser and are seeing random missing images, please read this article to Turn off “Experimental QUIC protocol”. This […]
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Road trip around Cape Palliser and Seal Colony… Over the Rimutakas, through Featherston, Lake Ferry to climb the 270 steps of the Light house at Cape Palliser before retiring at the Gateway Holiday Park for the night. (If you are using a recently updated Google Chrome browser and are seeing random missing images, please read […]
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