One of the reasons for my recent visit to Kereta was to see the New Zealand dotterels in their full breeding colours. Usually by the time I get there they already have chicks and their colours are already fading.  The rangers around the Coromandel Peninsula are very good at putting up signs and fencing off […]

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The 309 Road is 22km gravel road in Coromandel and there are a couple of theories as to why it is named that.  One being that it took a horse and cart 309 minutes to travel it and the other is that it has 309 bends in the road.  I neither traveled it in a […]

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