Photographs of New Zealand

Photo Pages and Galleries

Photographs of New Zealand taken during the early 1960’s on 35mm slide film.Go on a trip around the South Island. Look at other parts of the country back then.

A few sunset photos from my recent trip to Omapere and Opononi on the Hokianga Harbour.

Check out my gallery of photographs at the Kauri Museum, Matakohe, Northland, New Zealand.

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Bethells Beach Sand Dunes – Te Henga

On my last trip to Auckland to visit family –see the post on Port Albert – we visited the giant sand dunes at Bethells Beach. Lake Wainamu is a dune lake that formed during the last 6,500 years when the Wainamu Stream Valley was dammed by dunes of sand blown

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Detour to Port Albert

Several times a year I travel from my home in Kaikohe to Auckland to visit family. On the way, I pass the road to Port Albert. For years I have intended to detour there to have a look at the settlement and take some photos but have always been too

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Shifting Sands of Time

This post has been prompted by a video I watched this morning from Kim Grant about how things change in the landscape.I have quite a few photos taken over the years that show changes in places but a few that I felt showed some dramatic changes are of Karekare Beach at Auckland’s west coast.

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Kendall Bay, Auckland. Christmas walk.

While visiting my family in Auckland for Christmas we went for a walk through a bush track down to Kendall Bay on Auckland’s North Shore. Quite a steep track but good for working off the extra Christmas food. Again, could be that I have eaten too much anyway. Kendall Bay,

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Walls of Kaikohe

Over recent years many of the walls in Kaikohe have been decorated with paintings.
The featured image of the painting on the wall of the old Kaikohe Hotel was the first major artwork done in Kaikohe back in 2013 but has since been lost as the hotel was demolished a year later.

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Old Coppermine Photo Gallery Removed

I have removed the old Coppermine Photo Gallery as it is not very friendly with mobile devices.

I have been thinking about this for some time but have discovered that it won’t work at all with a site update that I need to make. The time has come.

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