tourists can be rascals it seems.
Sunday, June 23, 2013
Saturday, June 22, 2013
Friday, June 21, 2013
Thursday, June 20, 2013
…here at Port Nelson is a typical “purse seiner” ship, complete with ubiquitous chopper on-board & skiff alongside, for your edification. Australasia's largest fishing port, Port Nelson, frequently has visits from this type of vessel.
Wednesday, June 19, 2013
Australasia's biggest fishing port and so its not unexpected that there is an vast amount of infrastructure locally…
… to support and retain that title, supporting literally hundreds of local jobs…..
Because at the end of the day no one wants their ship to end its day this way……
Tuesday, June 18, 2013
to the platform…and you me, I tried… but…
..well I’m still trying to master it, and work it out 100%..maybe its the brightness of the sun down under…
…or perhaps I’m guessing it could also be a case of “user experience”…
That, if perfected, would surely piece together better than I can seem to be able to complete/compose currently?
Seems to make you just want to stay with a basic panorama really?
Monday, June 17, 2013
of Rabbit Island…(with ubiquitous NZ Pine Forest included…)
…and although its a bit challenging …
…you need to know that there is a channel (centre right) between the Island and the mainland at Mapua. And that’s where the “Flat Bottomed Boat” comes in….buts that another story….
Sunday, June 16, 2013
Saturday, June 15, 2013
Friday, June 14, 2013
and that’s now the way it has to be actually, no choice allowed.
Nelsons Rescue Chopper had to be upgraded to a twin engined version, because of NZ regulations regarding flying near/over suburbia / main roads / hospital requirements.
That said the old squirrel wasn’t sold, turns out we need two choppers in this region, even more reason to have supported last weeks appeal.
Thursday, June 13, 2013
when I saw how much fruit does…
not seem to make it to market…and worse…
does not seem to get into any customers hands at all.
From my observations, and quite obviously I didn’t click fast enough here to provide you with a photo, the only winners on the day….. seem to be local birds!