Petone Estuary

The Mighty Pukeko

Lately I have been spending time in a local waterway where the white heron is often found. I have become fascinated with pukeko instead.  The sun brings out their colours beautifully and I have come home with so many interesting images that this post will have nothing else. Very little words but lots of pukeko […]

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Even though I was out looking for kingfishers yesterday, I always look to see what other photographic opportunities are around.  While playing the hide and seek game with the kingfisher I noticed a couple of shags. First was a little shag that was busy fishing in the water below me. It wasn’t very successful while

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Hide and seek

Today was sunny, still, and too good to stay indoors no matter how cold it was to start with.  We cruised by the kingfishers at Pauatahanui but due to some construction work there, they were all perched out of reach on the power lines. We moved on. Around at the boatsheds at the Petone Estuary, the

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