Piha and Karekare

On Saturday 18 November, a group of 7 plus myself went to Piha Beach, Karekare Falls and Karekare Beach. The day was relatively warm, about 22 degrees, but it was mostly cloudy and we had a few spots of rain late afternoon but that didn’t stop us from having a thoroughly enjoyable time. Continue reading Piha and Karekare


This was a fun day with Skydive Auckland. Skydive Auckland is based at Parakai, so there are marvellous vistas while skydiving. There are Muriwai Beach, Woodhill Forest and Kaipara Harbour on Auckland’s west coast, as well as the river which snakes through Helensville, expansive farm land, and the landmarks of Auckland city in the distance. Continue reading Skydiving