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Walking the Rakiura Track in one day

By Jennifer Ross, Community Ranger on Stewart Island/Rakiura

“Why would you do that?” is one reaction I got when I told people I had walked the… 877 more words


To the Deep South - Stewart Island

The adventure I took to Stewart Island all started after my Pole Dance Competition. I had this… ambitious idea that I was going to hitchhike from Nelson all the way down to Bluff and then take a boat to Stewart Island. 1,170 more words


Dozens of Pilot Whales Die on Stewart Island, NZ

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Stranded pilot whales die on Stewart Island

A pod of 29 pilot whales was discovered on Tuesday, more than half of them still alive, 112 more words

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Dozens of whales slaughtered on Stewart Island (New Zealand)

November 6th, 2015. Dozens of whales have died after they were stranded at Doughboy Bay on Stewart Island this week.

The pod of 29 pilot whales was discovered on Tuesday evening by two trampers. 332 more words

Endangered Biodiversity

My Stewart Island visit was heaven - my photo diary

If I had thought about it, I would have tried to arrange a visit to the school on Stewart Island. But I didn’t sadly.

Stewart Island is heaven. 365 more words

Stewart Island

You know that low key island at the bottom of the New Zealand map? Well that’s Stewart Island.

Stewart Island is the third largest island in New Zealand with a population of about four hundred people. 87 more words

'Silence is golden, duct tape is silver' - Stewart Island and wild Kiwis

31st August
First day of spring and spring has apparently sprung. Snow capped mountains surround us and the sun was shining. Yesterday’s non ‘awesome’ weather apparently has arrived a day late. 752 more words

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