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A Weekend Brunch

A Weekend Brunch – Donnell & Day Architecture.

I hope you are enjoying your long Anzac weekend! We made the most of this extra day by getting together with friends and family for a shared brunch around the kitchen table. 30 more words

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Rangitoto Island

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Today I visited Rangitoto Island, which is just east of Auckland! Diana, myself, and three other friends met in Auckland and then took a ferry. 627 more words

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V is for View

Yesterday was the 100th ANZAC day commemorating all Australian and New Zealand troops who have served overseas. I do my best to get to a service, whether it’s dawn or a little later as I’ve known many men and women who’ve served overseas, but primarily because it’s the day of the year I most associate with my Grandfather, who died 14 years ago. 273 more words

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Settling on the South

After my exciting adventures roaming and roughing it on the streets of North Island New Zealand I was quite looking forward to having a job, earning some money and a new place to stay. 1,039 more words


Anzac Day - 100th Anniversary

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Today I had an opportunity to witness and experience a slice of Anzac Day. What is Anzac Day? To be honest, I have never heard of Anzac Day until it was introduced in my classroom. 620 more words

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Sunny Nelson

28th of March – 2nd of April

This is one of the things that can only happen on New Zealands wild and remote South Island: Busses are never ever on time, but this bus really shocked all passengers. 1,426 more words


New Zealand Day 2 - Paihia

We drove on to Waipu Cove which was another lovely beach we didn’t stay long because we needed some lunch.  Eventually we arrived in Whangarei, which I think was the biggest town we’d seen since leaving Auckland. 173 more words