Bill✔️ Wax-eye (Tauhou) having "an absolute ball" in a massive cluster of food-rich Kowhai flowers, a New Zealand early springtime scene. Winter can be quite hard for many birds, and for nectar-eaters, the Kowhai are the first food of the new summer season. Tui birds also wait and wait till Spring time, and will then fly up to 100kms to get the good food! (Image curation & caption: @BillGP). Bill Gibson-Patmore. Bill✔️
The Great Journeys of New Zealand
Explore the beauty of New Zealand with one of our great journeys by train or ferry through the central plateau of the North Island, the spectacular Marlborough Sounds to the snow-capped mountains of the Southern Alps.
Punakaiki New Zealand - more than just pancakes - Guest New Zealand
Punakaiki Pancake Rocks 'Nature's architecture' is an apt description for the beautiful Pancake Rocks in Punakaiki. They're probably the most photographed rock forms in New Zealand. Punakaiki has some very colourful little characters and I'm not just talking about the 'rallies' on my mother's side. I have the most