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Wintry Beach Adventure

Location: Abel Tasman Nationalpark
Dates: Late August, 2014
Tramps: Sabrina Lux, Josie Dransfeld

Words & images: Josie Dransfeld

This didn’t start well. I had just crashed the JUCY into a tree. 1,096 more words


Road Trip across New Zealand South Island/East Coast

Let’s go to the South Island. After travelling on my own in the North Island, I join three other travellers, from Sweden, Netherlands and Germany: Europe time! 562 more words

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Abel Tasman National Park

Abel Tasman – The warm up

We received a most pleasant surprise at Xmas – Tim’s parents, Josie and Adrian, invited us to join them for this adventure, as the last family trip before our big overseas. 46 more words

Abel Tasman

Notes from New Zealand: Final Table

Googling someone is a conundrum for me. It’s one thing to search for interesting nuggets about celebrities and public figures; they’ve made a deal with the devil. 907 more words


Choices and Decisions!

Where shall we live? Do we want to live near Blenheim or Nelson? Rural or in a town? How long will it take to drive to work? 768 more words


Abel Tasman and Nelson

This past weekend was an extended holiday weekend– we had Monday classes off for the Queen’s birthday! Any excuse to travel is a good one, so my friend Emma, some kayak friends (her flatmates too!) and I took off to Nelson on Friday morning. 404 more words


The Discovery of Bass Strait

On my last post, about the geological history of Bass Strait, Meeks lamented why this history was not taught to us in school. I had History Lessons from Grade 3 onwards, and always loved the subject. 1,767 more words