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New Plymouth Costal Track - in half a film

I mentioned over Christmas at New Plymouth that I had brought along an old disposable camera as well as my Sony. Simple, point and shoot with a plastic lens and low cost 35mm colour film. 126 more words


Sunday - cycling, climbing and chips

Needless to say I didn’t go running this morning, but was still wide awake at 8am, 4 hours sleep – perfect!!

Skyped my parents at 10am, I had not drunk enough coffee, was still so sleepy! 550 more words

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Port Taranaki Power Station and Sugar Loaf Island

One of my favorite shots from last weeks holiday in New Plymouth is from Paritutu – a tall headland point to one side of the main township. 102 more words


5 New Plymouth highlights

New Plymouth in the Taranaki region of New Zealand, a city of nearly 69,000 inhabitants, sits about 360km south west of Auckland. I was visiting some friends who were determined to show me a good time and help me to experience some of the best parts of the city. 862 more words


Paritutu - a cliff standing tall

Another postcard of historical interest rather than for “what’s on the back” – this one is of Paritutu and the Sugarloaves, at New Plymouth. This image also graced an entry from the… 104 more words

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Toxin Avenger - SST on the money

A very good story in the Sunday Star Times last weekend (25 May) about the trials and tribulations endured by TV3 investigative reporter Melanie Reid in her battle to defend a documentary she made in 2006 about dioxin pollution in Paritutu, near New Plymouth. 1,153 more words

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