Waikanae Beach Motel
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... river where you can wash naked if you like?' To which we rather hastily replied 'erh no ta' He then drove off to our relief!
We had a quick cereal and egg on toast breakfast before setting off for Mahia beach. As we approached the beach Bobby pulled up alongside us and challenged Chris and us to drive up onto the sand. Us girls were adamant that it was a bad idea and thankfully Chris listened to us and didn't attempt it ...
Awake at 5am as Hels remembered to set the alarm. Pulled the curtains back and it was just turning light, but more cloud. Watched the skies for half an hour and then gave up. Difficult to get back to sleep so eventually got up for breakfast, paid our bill and set off South. We went back to Tolaga Bay to find the Wharf. We found the right road about 3 kilometres out of town that took us to ...
... more in the morning. It was nearly dark when we pulled up here and we were keen to stroll down to the Mahia pub to watch the All Blacks / Wallabies game. It was packed. Great game right to the end. What a brilliant community here – everyone seems to know everyone else.
CRUMBLE TOPPING FOR FRESH FISH
- ½ cup fresh breadcrumbs
· ½ cup grated parmesan ...
... was brewed just north of Gisborne at Okitu Beach watching the surfers not having much success, then we headed into the town centre. I am quite excited to be back in touch with Pak n Save, lots of different faces and …. shops. There’s only so many deserted perfect beaches one can cope with on consecutive days. Our accommodation tonight is not quite what we have become used to. We are in the carpark of the Gizzy Cossie Club. What this lacks in ambience and ...
... I have several new people I can call friends.
8. Surfing for the beginner or experienced was superb in Gisborne (Makorori Beach).
9. Go feed stingrays at Dive Tatapouri. It is an interesting, albeit a little disconcerting, experience.
10. Buy a local cellular telephone. It will be used and they are generally cheap (we paid $160 USD for two phones and two and a half months of voice, text and data).
11. Try to stock up on as many groceries as ...
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TravelPod Member ReviewsWaikanae Beach Motel Gisborne
Very comfortable rooms.
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