Category Archives: Mana Island

October 11, 2015 … tough start, happy end

Mary and I did a late afternoon drive. At first there was nothing useful. The Okowai Lagoon near Porirua is disgracefully polluted, five years after work to rehabilitate them was reported to have started. I have all but given up … Continue reading

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August 17, 2015 … persistence or stupidity

The single purposeful theme is still the goal. Pauatahanui was the chosen locality yesterday, but the weather was unkind and the birds uncooperative. I decided to try a shot that might express the overall character of the area, Across the … Continue reading

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February 1, 2015 … marooned for the day

That was a great day. Our camera club has a number of special interest groups, and the one specialises in landscapes is particularly active. Yesterday the group chartered a boat and twenty-seven of us went from Paremata across to Mana … Continue reading

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