After 4 months of silence, it’s time to give a bit of an update about what I have been up to since I arrived in New Zealand. 1,889 more words
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Kiwi are dying in large numbers at Mt Bruce OIA reveals & evidence points to pesticides including 1080 in spite of claims to the contrary
More disturbing discoveries on the supposed effectiveness of the pest eradication programs our once clean green paradise has to offer … from the GrafBoys.
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“Mt Bruce’s Pukaha claims great success in the recovery of re-introduced bird species like kiwi – but the dark truth is, that kiwi are dying in large numbers, and the decline is directly pointing to pesticides like the aerially spread 1080 poison, or their failure to kill targeted species.”
Wairarapa is in very close proximity to New Zealand’s capital city, Wellington and boasts some spectacular sights. Whether you’re climbing to the Rimutaka Trig or venturing further afield to see the coastline itself you will be in for a treat with two of the regions most spectacular lighthouses both on this side of ‘the hill’. 499 more words
One of the many benefits of having a partner with family in New Zealand is the cheap holidays. For me, it was a real bonus to visit a part of New Zealand that might otherwise be overlooked by a visitor to this beautiful country. 1,078 more words