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... up the bikes and hopped on the bus to avoid the hilliest sections. We were all offloaded again about half an hour later. Pretty countryside and the biggest herd of cows, walking up to their milking shed, that we have ever seen. Maybe 500 cows!? A bit of a head wind at times, but not too bad. And so we continued on for another 30kms until we reached THE OCEAN! And so we continued on for another 30kms until we reached THE OCEAN! We made it........and another PB ...
We previously considered staying a night in Haast to break up the car journeys, but were both glad we didn't, it was just another small town like Westport and Hokitka, a few shops and a couple of hostels. We did however stop in the info centre (Emmas new favourite hobby), to see if there was anything to see on the pass through. We made a plan and set off to see a couple of DOC sites, one being the "Blue Pools" which were very true to the name. ...
... other people, for some time. There was one big grumpy male that chased off another male back into the sea. Well worth the effort, even the climb back up which involved hands pushing on knees to make any sort of progress on the steepest part. We drove on to the end of the peninsula where there are albatross breeding grounds, as well as breeding areas on the steep cliffs for a variety of other birds, plus wonderful views. After lunch it was the lower road down the peninsula, this ...
... different than the first one.
Oamura is different than many NZ cities as it is mainly built from stone rather than wood and is known as "the Whitestone City". It has a restored Victorian historic centre. All the streets are named after English rivers.
The main attraction however are the penguins. There are both yellow-eyed and blue penguin colonies.
We started out in search of yellow-eyed penguins who come ...
Firstly visiting the Moeraki Boulders. These are unusually large and spherical boulders lying along a stretch of Koekohe Beach. "These boulders are actually concretions that have been exposed through shoreline erosion from coastal cliffs that back the beach. They originally formed in ancient sea floor sediments around 60 million years ago. Some of the boulders weigh several tonnes and are up to 3 metres ...
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