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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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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16th to 17th December 2017 – Explore Kapiti Island Nature reserve with Kapiti Island Nature Tours (KINT). Will probably add more photos and more details over the next coming days. (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 […]
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7th to 10th December 2017 – Walking the Heaphy Track, Kahurangi National Park, near Nelson. 4 Day walking trip from Bainham through to Kohaihai. (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 is an Experimental “Lab” […]
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26th November 2017 – Day trip to the King Country to explore some caves at Kohatunui with the Auckland Adventure Meetup. Thanks to Suzie, Phil for inviting us on to their property taking us around, Guiding and for their very welcoming hospitality and to Henko and Tilak for organizing this trip.
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12 November 2017. Day Trip with the North Shore Tramping Club to Motuora Island. Special thanks to Imogen (Trip Lead / Organizer), and Karen (Bus Driver). Despite the MetService forecasts leading up to the weekend, we received “Good Weather as Ordered”.
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