Category Archives: Catlins

Mud, rugby, and Mark becomes famous!

It’s been a few weeks since I updated his blog, so my apologies. We have been busy, as usual. Never a dull moment in such a beautiful country.

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Pampering, more pets, and Bluff Oysters!

It’s been a fun week, full of activity, and things to remind me why I live here. I had gotten into a deep rut and sort of forgotten.

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McLean Falls: a hidden Gem

I have passed this sign a few times, but this time, because we were visiting the nearby Cathedral caves, we decided to also pop in here and have a look. If the tide times are right for the caves you … Continue reading

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Cathedral Cave: Catlins Forest Park

At 199 metres in total passage length, this is one of the finest examples of a sea cave in New Zealand, and is one of the 30 longest known sea caves in the world.

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Dad does Slope point and Curio Bay – just about!

I mean JUST because it was incredibly windy here today. I would say it was easily 70kmph+, almost knock you off your feet strength windy! We have been trying to get the right weather to go to curio bay and … Continue reading

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