NZ Ferries

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Ferry Ride, Across the Cook Strait btw The North Island (Wellington) & The South Island (Picton), New Zealand World's Most Beautiful, Beautiful World, Beautiful Places, Beautiful Scenery, Vanuatu, The Places Youll Go, Places To See, Tasmania, New Zealand Houses
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World's Most Beautiful Ferry Rides

Susan Alcorn of Oakland, CA, planned an entire vacation around a ferry ride—although, granted, this isn’t your average ferry. She still gets poetic when she recalls that 800-mile voyage through Chile’s Patagonian fjords: “Dolphins jumping alongside the boat and red-orange sunsets illuminating narrow inlets and weathered wooden houses in Puerto Natales.”Savoring the unobstructed scenery, taking time to relax, and going back and forth at a pleasant pace give ferries big appeal among travelers…

The Wahine disaster 10 April The inter-island ferry hit Barrett Reef at the entrance to Wellington harbour, New Zealand - 53 people lost their lives The Beautiful Country, Beautiful Places, Nz History, Ship Wreck, Wellington New Zealand, Merchant Marine, Kiwiana, Old Trains, Ruins
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The Wahine disaster 10 April 1968. The inter-island ferry hit Barrett Reef at the entrance to Wellington harbour...53 people lost their lives

Wahine in Port Lyttelton Old Pictures, Old Photos, Christchurch New Zealand, Living In New Zealand, Boat Decor, New Zealand Houses, Merchant Navy, Maritime Museum, Titanic
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Lyttelton circa 1967

The inter-island ferry TEV Wahine (1966 - 1968) moored at No. 2 Wharf. Northeast aspect from No 3 Wharf. Her tragic story can be seen on the NZ National Maritime Museum's site at www.nzmaritime.co.nz/wahine.htm Digital restoration of a photograph by Gladys M. Goodall. Canterbury Heritage, a journal of the province's social history and cultural heritage.

The sinking of the Lyttelton–Wellington ferry Wahine on 10 April 1968 was New Zealand’s worst modern maritime disaster. History Online, Nz History, Abandoned Ships, Merchant Navy, Kiwiana, South Island, Shipwreck, Submarines, Titanic
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Wahine disaster remembered 45 years on

There was no need for the band to play on as the Wahine sunk – passengers were already singing.

Aramoana Interislander - New Zealand Railways - Tranz Rail - Ferry Postcards and Photographs Model Boat Plans, New Zealand Landscape, Merchant Navy, Kiwiana, Old Toys, Sailing, History, Travel, Life
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Interislander - New Zealand Railways - Tranz Rail - Ferry Postcards and Photographs

Aramoana (1962-1984) Interislander - New Zealand Railways - Tranz Rail - Ferry Postcards and Photographs

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New Zealand LandscapeLife

Interislander - New Zealand Railways - Tranz Rail - Ferry Postcards and Photographs

Aramoana (1962-1984) Interislander - New Zealand Railways - Tranz Rail - Ferry Postcards and Photographs

Maori old Lyttelton Wellington Inter lslander service Christchurch New Zealand, Wellington New Zealand, Model Boat Plans, Merchant Navy, Maritime Museum, The Province, My Childhood Memories, Old Pictures, Kiwi
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Lyttelton circa 1965

The inter-island ferry TEV Maori (1952 - 1974) departing from No. 2 Wharf for Wellington. Northwest aspect from Gladstone Pier. Her story can be seen on the NZ National Maritime Museum's site at www.nzmaritime.co.nz/maori3.htm Digital restoration of a photograph by Gladys M. Goodall. Canterbury Heritage, a journal of the province's social history and cultural heritage.

Flashback: Wahine disaster 45 years on Christchurch New Zealand, Auckland New Zealand, Abandoned Ships, Way To Heaven, Merchant Navy, 45 Years, Cook Islands, Rafting, Old Photos
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Flashback: Wahine disaster 45 years on

There was no need for the band to play on as the Wahine was sinking – the passengers were already singing There’s a Hole in my Bucket.

Interislander - New Zealand Railways - Tranz Rail - Ferry Postcards and Photographs

Interislander - New Zealand Railways - Tranz Rail - Ferry Postcards and Photographs

Interislander - New Zealand Railways - Tranz Rail - Ferry Postcards and Photographs Merchant Navy, New Zealand, Sailing, Around The Worlds, Boat, Cruise Ships, History, Kiwi, Sweet
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Interislander - New Zealand Railways - Tranz Rail - Ferry Postcards and Photographs

Aratika (1974-1999) Interislander

The Arahura ferry . published by Old Wellington Region 12 March 2020 Model Boat Plans, Kiwiana, Over The Years, New Zealand, Sailing, Ships, Sail Boats, March, Memories
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NZR New Zealand Railways Arahura Ferry

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Interislander - New Zealand Railways - Tranz Rail - Ferry Postcards and Photographs

Aratika (1974-1999) Interislander

Interislander - New Zealand Railways - Tranz Rail - Ferry Postcards and Photographs Merchant Navy, New Zealand, Sailing, Around The Worlds, Boat, Cruise Ships, History, Kiwi, Sweet
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Interislander - New Zealand Railways - Tranz Rail - Ferry Postcards and Photographs

Aratika (1974-1999) Interislander

The Arahura ferry . published by Old Wellington Region 12 March 2020 Model Boat Plans, Kiwiana, Over The Years, New Zealand, Sailing, Ships, Sail Boats, March, Memories
Over The YearsSail BoatsMemories

NZR New Zealand Railways Arahura Ferry

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Interislander - New Zealand Railways - Tranz Rail - Ferry Postcards and Photographs

Aratika (1974-1999) Interislander

Interislander - New Zealand Railways - Tranz Rail - Ferry Postcards and Photographs Model Boat Plans, Yearning, New Zealand, Sailing, Friendship, Ships, Food, Boats, Nice Asses
YearningFoodNice Asses

Interislander - New Zealand Railways - Tranz Rail - Ferry Postcards and Photographs