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...and produce some fine views.
...and produce some fine views.
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Boathouses of varying elegance along the Pauatahanui Inlet - once the refuge of poet Sam Hunt
Boathouses of varying elegance along the Pauatahanui Inlet - once the refuge of poet Sam Hunt
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A popular playground opposite the fire station. The jungle gym is often used for night-time breathing apparatus training.
A popular playground opposite the fire station. The jungle gym is often used for night-time breathing apparatus training.
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Cafe Vella and the landmark Vella homestead next door - one of the first major residences in Plimmerton.
Cafe Vella and the landmark Vella homestead next door - one of the first major residences in Plimmerton.
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The Taupo swamp is one of the larger freshwater mires in New Zealand. It runs for about 5km between SH1 and the main truck railway line and was formerly a lagoon that ran inland from Plimmerton Beach until the land lifted in the 1855 earthquake. The lagoon flanked the inland west and north of the Taupo pa making it a nice, defensible site, with hills at the back and the harbour on the other side.
The Taupo swamp is one of the larger freshwater mires in New Zealand. It runs for about 5km between SH1 and the main truck railway line and was formerly a lagoon that ran inland from Plimmerton Beach until the land lifted in the 1855 earthquake. The lagoon flanked the inland west and north of the Taupo pa making it a nice, defensible site, with hills at the back and the harbour on the other side.
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A family enjoys a low tide paddle west of the fire station
A family enjoys a low tide paddle west of the fire station
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The perfect end to another day.
The perfect end to another day.
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Camborne by night
Camborne by night
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