Monday, 30 September 2013
Sunday, 29 September 2013
I spent some of my day yesterday taking part in a photo session with some friends of my oldest son at our local skatepark. The boys wanted me to take some shots of them on their bmx bikes.
Saturday, 28 September 2013
My daughter and I drove down to Mangawhai village this morning to have a look at the Saturday markets. One of the stalls was laden with books which were unfortunately a wee bit expensive for us.
Friday, 27 September 2013
We tend to get some nice coloured skies overhead some mornings. This morning was no different - this one over the subdivision where we live was tinged with orange.
Thursday, 26 September 2013
Snapped this a while back of some fishermen surfcasting at Te Arai Beach here in Mangawhai. Not sure if they caught anything but it sure was a blustery day.
Wednesday, 25 September 2013
This one has been painted a very colourful blue, turquoise and red. You tend to see a few of these around, sort of fits in with the seaside theme...
Tuesday, 24 September 2013
Seeing as we have a storm currently over our heads tonight there's no chance of me getting a photo so here's one I took on Sunday. It's the branches of a green punga native tree leaning towards the blue sky.
Monday, 23 September 2013
The teens and I had a refreshing walk along Mangawhai surf beach tonight - typically there were loads of periwinkles plus baby oyster and mussel shells stuck to the rocks.
Sunday, 22 September 2013
Daughter and I decided to take a walk along the beach this morning after the massive thunder & lightening storm we had last night. See what washed up this morning. Not alot unfortunately but I do like the colours on the broken piece of this Mussel shell.
Saturday, 21 September 2013
Friday, 20 September 2013
Thursday, 19 September 2013
Wednesday, 18 September 2013
What a lovely Spring morning we woke up to today. Mangawhai Estuary looked so tranquil and peaceful...
Tuesday, 17 September 2013
Monday, 16 September 2013
Sunday, 15 September 2013
Welcome to a sunny Spring day overlooking the Kaipara Harbour. I took this while driving down the Kumeu for the teens orthodontist appointment. What a view.
Saturday, 14 September 2013
Friday, 13 September 2013
Thursday, 12 September 2013
Tuesday, 10 September 2013
Monday, 9 September 2013
This is one of the more modern newer cemeteries in the far north. Mangonui Public Cemetery was established in 1954. There is a gardener'...
I discovered something quirky on my travels recently. About 15 minutes out of town I spotted this tree, looks ordinary right? Well on closer...
In 2012 the Focus Pahia Group came together to create this Mosaic seating area near the waterfront. Organisers of the Mosaic Chair project ...
This week's mural is one I found on our last visit to MOTAT. According to information found from the Auckland City Council , this parti...