Tag Archives: Tauranga Harbour

Another Day, Another Mount – Maunganui

A couple of days after our big walk up Mt Te Aroha we were in Mt Maunganui ¬†and Wyn had an appointment for an hour and I went for a walk for an hour. I was going to go for … Continue reading

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Backing The Truck Up #1 – Mt Maunganui

We’re still working in Onehunga. And I’m getting around to sorting through some of my photos from the last few months. We’d been working in a kiwifruit packhouse in Te Puke. And only had a few days before we needed … Continue reading

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Omokoroa Part 2

Just when I thought we were away from the Bay of Plenty, I remembered one more day – our last. We were still at Omokoroa, just north of Tauranga. It was a lovely calm dawn and there’s nothing more lovely … Continue reading

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Boosting the Mount Economy

Being back in the Bay of Plenty was nice. It was time for catching up with family and friends, and time for catching up with Tauranga – where we’ve probably spent more time than anywhere else since we’ve been on … Continue reading

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Omokoroa Raining

The car park at Omokoroa down by the store by the wharf was a big puddle when we arrived on Friday 12 June. We parked as best we could to be able to step out onto dry land, and settled … Continue reading

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Hanging Around in Omokoroa

Sunday 26 April It rained a lot through the night, and through the day. After lunch we ventured out for a walk around the point. There is some interesting history, there is a reserve there gifted to the Council. Further … Continue reading

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Visitors Leave and Around the Mount

Saturday 25 April Today was the day for the kids to fly back home to Dunedin. Their flight was at the civilised time of 10.30am. But we still set the alarm for 7am. The kids were keen to get up … Continue reading

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On Holiday at Omokoroa

Thursday 23 April We took a couple of days off work while the kids were still with us, and decided to visit Omokoroa. Omokoroa is a small peninsula out into Tauranga Harbour back towards Tauranga itself. The weather wasn’t much … Continue reading

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