Advertisement
« previous next »
Sunrise over the Sea at Shag Point  
   

Sunrise over the Sea at Shag Point

Up the west coast and up Mount Cook

April 19th 2007
Today was another very jam packed day! We got up at 5.30am to see if we could spot some Penguins (the best time to see them is dawn and dusk). We went right to the end of Shag point, where 2 couples of penguins have been sited on occasions. We got to the hide and disappointingly nothing was there. As we walked back we took a detour towards the end of a small cliff. Dom (now known as the Pengui ... read more
Oceania » New Zealand » South Island » Lake Pukaki

New Zealand Flag The Polynesian Maori reached New Zealand in about A.D. 800. In 1840, their chieftains entered into a compact with Britain, the Treaty of Waitangi, in which they ceded sovereignty to Queen Victoria while retaining territorial rights. In that same year... ... read more
Advertisement
Tot: 1.594s; Tpl: 0.023s; cc: 18; qc: 81; dbt: 0.0432s; 1; m:saturn w:www (104.131.125.221); sld: 2; ; mem: 1.4mb