Waterfall chasing and sand dune jumping at Karekare

Waterfall chasing and sand dune jumping at Karekare

Lazy Sunday afternoons spent exploring waterfalls and beaches at Karekare, followed by lunch on top of the Waitakere Ranges – it’s a recipe for a perfect family day out. After being cooped up in the house all weekend we wanted to go exploring.  The criteria;...
Dodging storms and hanging out with Gannets at Muriwai

Dodging storms and hanging out with Gannets at Muriwai

It’s only an hour out of Auckland but Muriwai feels a world away.  Black sand, endless vistas, towering waves, rolling dunes and gannets, lots of gannets. I had bought a new ND filter for my camera so I was looking for somewhere epic to give it it’s maiden run.  James...