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

Piha and Karekare

On 26 November 2016, a small group consisting of 4 South Koreans, 2 Japanese and myself left Auckland Institute of Studies at 10am and headed for Piha Beach and Karekare Beach on Auckland’s west coast. We arrived at the Lookout over Piha Beach at approximately 10.45am and were on the beach not long after. Continue reading Piha and Karekare

Piha and Karekare

On Saturday 4 June, I collected 2 Koreans from their apartment in the central city and we went to two of Auckland’s beautiful west coast beaches. We departed at 10am and arrived at Piha Beach after a 45 minute drive, much of it through the Scenic Drive in the Waitakere Mountain Range. It was a beautiful early winter day with a temperature about 17 degrees but it felt much warmer in the sun. Continue reading Piha and Karekare

Piha and Karekare

On Sunday 1 May 2016, I picked up a group of 11 passengers (from South Korea) at their accommodation in the central city and went to Piha and Karekare. It was a cloudy day but there was very little wind and the day was warm for this time of the year, about 23 degrees. Continue reading Piha and Karekare