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Next stop a very small place called Hasst, hardly warants a name really. We stayed in Hasst lodge which was nothing special. On the way to Hasst we walked around lake Matheson and stopped in at Fox Glacier.
... a few days she will be petrified and totally solid. Her mouth will still be open but she won't be able to talk. Then we stop to let some more passengers on. He asks where they are from. When they say the UK he says that's ok and they can get on. A lady asks who would not be allowed on. He says he doesn't want to say but it begins with A. And he says "It's not Antarticans." He then tells us he had ...
... going down to the beach on the quad bike. I was allowed to drive it up and down the beach, my first time driving a quad and it is an awesome (although dangerous) machine. The body boarding was really good the waves were smaller but much easier to catch. Sadly the fishing rod caught nothing but weeds and rocks and then Tom managed to break the line.. So we headed back to the house for dinner and a game of take 2. (Like Scrabble). ...
... s a bit of commotion over who is with who. Nobody wants Hayley in their gang, so she's to'd and fro'd from van to van, until Trish says "no just Elaine and Mahalia with me, your with Jonette!" So off she goes. There's so much drama with rousies! We get to the same shed as the other day. Dennis Bells raised board. We have a new shearer today, Jury. He looks quite young and he takes Dwayne's stand, which is controversial in the sheds; as the ganger is usually on stand 1 ...
... to buy. Time had caught up with us, so I raced back to the campervan with Emma to get her to sleep before Sus turned up with Anna and we relaxed in the courtyard of the vineyard with a cheese, meat, tomatoes etc platter and....some milkshakes! We were all wined out by then.
I took Anna on a short ride to the top of a hill (I only made it half way up before having to get off) to enjoy the impressive views over the vineyards. ...
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