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Robyn and sunfish at the museum  

Robyn and sunfish at the museum

the sunfish's expression may give the impression that Robyn is touching it inappropriately, well, I guess she is....
Butterflies in Dunedin

December 12th 2007
The Otago Museum in Dunedin has recently opened their new "Tropical World" butterfly house, so Robyn and I took a quick overnight trip down there to check it out. We did a few things that we also did last December when in Dunedin (the albatross colony, the aquarium, yellow-eyed penguins, things like that) so I won't repeat them here but there are photos to follow. What I will cover is the Tropical ... read more
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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
19th August 2015

In the middle of the 1950's a friend and myself were down at the foreshore in Dunedin where we found a large round fish, we are pretty sure it was a Sunfish. Just wondering what the history is on the sunfish on show is?

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