2nd Week - Days 7 to 10 - Auckland October 12th 2011 Day 7 (Friday 16/09)
Today we made our way back to Auckland for the weekend's action of Rugby and partying. We said farewell to Napier and arrived in Auckland mid-afternoon and checked into the Nomads Fat Camel Backpackers. This backpackers is much closer to the Queens Wharf Fanzone and the Viaduct, which is full of bars and restaurants around a harbour area built for the Americas Cup. ... read more
Oceania » New Zealand » North Island » Auckland » Central 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
Hi, thanks for viewing my blog. I created this site to keep everyone back home up to date on our adventures and shenanigans whilst following the Wallabies around New Zealand for the 2011 Rugby World Cup.
I will update as frequently as possible but at least once a week after each game. Since we are travelling around a fair bit in between games though, there should be plenty happening to keep the updates coming.
Stay tuned, and go the mighty Wallabies!!!... full info