2nd Decemeber 2017 – Short little afternoon trip to explore Mahurangi Regional Park’s Orienteering course, then a stroll up Mount Eden after consuming Peaking Duck at Hee’s Garden Restaurant.Read more "Mahurangi Regional Park Explore"
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”.Read more "Motuora Island, Hauraki Gulf"
4th to 5th November 2017. Weekend explore around Palmerston North City, including Sledge Track, Manawatu Gorge, the Wind Turbines and Caccia Birch House. Note: Gallery below contains pictures of Wetas up close, if you suffer from Arachnophobia, probably best not to view. 😉 If you wish to share any of these on social media, feel […]Read more "Palmerston North Explore"
7th October 2017 – Photos from two short walks around The Waikato. Mount Taupiri and Pukemokemoke. Short Info Summary at KAHA.Read more "Mount Taupiri + Pukemokemoke"
10th September 2017 – Spur of the moment decision to do two short walks around Te Ara Tahuna Estuary walkway and then Waiwera to Orewa Coastal walk. Weather was a bit BPD with a mix of Rain, Sun, and Hail (which did hit us a number of times). Stopped twice at the same Cafe, Faridas […]Read more "Waiwera to Orewa Urban + Coast"
27th June 2017 – Short (Direct) climb up to Karangahake Trig, in the wet. Starting from Old Rotokohu Road. Short description at KAHARead more "Wet Karangahake Trig"
Friday 18th August 2017 – Visit Zealandia Eco Sanctuary in Wellington prior to attending the NZ Shareholders’ Association Annual Conference. Trip notes posted to KAHA See also photos from a past Wellington TripRead more "Zealandia Eco Sanctuary + Various Wellington"
Part 3 of the Indonesian trip. Visit Kelimutu Lakes. 4:30 a.m. start with a Taxi ride up to the main car park and a short 1.6km walk to the viewing area for the Sunset. See also Photos from Dukono and Komodo More detailed trip notes to come and will be posted to KAHA […]Read more "Ende + Mount Kelimutu Lakes"
3rd to 4th August 2017 – Short stop to visit the Mirror caves and then Overnight boat Trip from Labuan Bajo to the islands of Rinca Island and Komodo Island. See also photos from Dukono and Kelimutu More detailed trip notes to come and will be posted to KAHARead more "Mirror Caves + Komodo Dragons"
16th July 2017 – Central Plateau and Ruapehu “Winter Wonderland” of thick white snow. A spontaneous road trip approximately 2-3 days after a storm went through. Visited Turoa and Whakapapa and staying at Taumarunui Holiday Park the night before.Read more "Ruapehu + Central Plateau Snow Blanket"