(A quick break from Auckland before Christmas)
Fri 21-Dec Auckland - Taumaranui Sat 22-Dec Taumaranui - Wanganui
The Waimarie Paddle-steamer
View of Wanganui from Memorial Tower
The Water Tower, viewed from Memorial Tower
Sun 23-Dec Wanganui 'Bridge to Nowhere' trip with my parents - 45 minute jet-boat ride up the Whanganui River to the 'Bridge to Nowhere' which was built after WWII, but government pulled funding before the connecting roads were built!!
View up Gorge from Board - Lovely clean water!
Whanganui River Gorge
View from tramp to Bridge
The Bridge to Nowhere, in the middle of nowhere!
The Bridge to Nowhere
Mon 24-Dec Wanganui - Palmerston North - Auckland