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Oceania » New Zealand » North Island » Wellington » Lower Hutt April 24th 2010

24 04 2010 Thankfully another lovely day to greet us it was time to leave Blenheim. The journey to Picton was short, only 35 minutes away. Picton itself was a lovely harbour side place. We parked up and went for stroll round the quay side. I was impressed with the landing craft that was used as a local taxi. Shortly after looking at that we saw a 2 foot wide Ray swimming alongside. Really surprised to see how close to the quayside it was. We then killed time whilst waiting fro our ferry to depart. We were booked on the Interislander ferry which Wendy was not looking forward to as she gets a bit queasy on boats. The sun was shining though and the sea looked like a mill pond. We joined the queue and waited ... read more
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Oceania » New Zealand » North Island » Wellington » Lower Hutt April 8th 2010

Well there is alot to tell. Have travelled a distance over the last few days and had a fantastic time. Of course we have had a few melt downs on each of the kids behalf but all in all everyone is great. Beth has recovered from her 24 hour vomiting runny bum bug and is catching up on her eats. She also had a fall up at one of the lookouts and managed to smash the lens on her camera. She was devastated as she has been one of our chief phototgraphers on the trip so far. So with both max and Beths cameras down its up to hannah and me. Now if I can just get Han to take a photo of something else other than Eadie we may have a nice collection. Still trying ... read more

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