Tui On Harakeke V

Tui come for the sweet nectar in the flax flowers

Trunk & Fern

A fern bathed in afternoon light in Ball’s Clearing Reserve, Hawke’s Bay, New Zealand

Tui On Harakeke III

Tui come for the sweet nectar in the flax flowers

Tui On Harakeke II

Tui come for the sweet nectar in the flax flowers

Tui On Harakeke

Tui come for the sweet nectar in the flax flowers

Tui On Harakeke IV

Tui come for the sweet nectar in the flax flowers

Safe From Harm

Saved from logging Ball’s Clearing Reserve is a beautiful ancient stand of native bush

Safe From Harm II

Saved from logging Ball’s Clearing Reserve is a beautiful and ancient stand of native bush

Just past Puketitiri at the base of the Kaweka Ranges this forest is a must visit for nature lovers. It’s also home to Pekapeka, NZ’s endangered long-tailed bat

Sunlight Fern

A fern in afternoon light in New Zealand native bush

Safe From Harm IV

Ball’s Clearing Reserve is an outstanding example of dense virgin podocarp forest

Just past Puketitiri at the base of the Kaweka Ranges this forest is a must visit for nature lovers. It’s also home to Pekapeka, NZ’s endangered long-tailed bat. The forest escaped the widespread forest milling which was prominent in the area in the 1930’s as well as the extensive fires in the 1940’s

Safe From Harm III

A huge native tree on the trail in Ball’s Clearing Reserve. Saved from logging Ball’s Clearing Reserve is a beautiful and ancient stand of native bush

Just past Puketitiri at the base of the Kaweka Ranges this forest is a must visit for nature lovers. It’s also home to Pekapeka, NZ’s endangered long-tailed bat. The forest escaped the widespread forest milling which was prominent in the area in the 1930’s as well as the extensive fires in the 1940’s

Maraetotara Falls Autumn

The beautiful waterfall on the Maraetotara Historic Walk

Found in Hawke's Bay, New Zealand, close to the site of a historic power station. A pleasant walk and a huge swimming spot at the base of this waterfall, make Maraetotara Falls a favourite place among locals and visitors alike

Maraetotara Falls Autumn II

The beautiful waterfall and autumn trees on the Maraetotara Historic Walk in Hawke's Bay, New Zealand

Close to the site of a historic power station. A pleasant walk and a huge swimming spot at the base of this waterfall, make Maraetotara Falls a favourite place among locals and visitors alike

Maraetotara Falls Autumn III

The beautiful waterfall and autumn trees on the Maraetotara Historic Walk in Hawke's Bay, New Zealand

Close to the site of a historic power station. A pleasant walk and a huge swimming spot at the base of this waterfall, make Maraetotara Falls a favourite place among locals and visitors alike

Boundary Stream Pool

A beautiful cool swimming pool and waterfall in Boundary Stream Reserve, Hawke's Bay, New Zealand

Paradise Discovered

A beautiful cool swimming pool and waterfall in Boundary Stream Reserve, Hawke's Bay, New Zealand

Where Dinosaurs Roam

A luscious green forest that takes you to a primal time when dinosaurs roamed the Earth

Discovered at Boundary Stream Reserve in Hawke's Bay

Opening to Light

Trail wandering in Boundary Stream Reserve where the birds sing, sun shines and heart fills. Beautiful native bush on the Kamahi Loop Track

Into Light

An opening in the bush. Trail wandering in Boundary Stream Reserve where the birds sing, sun shines and heart fills. Beautiful native bush on the Kamahi Loop Track

Forest Gate

A gate in the magical Holt Forest near Tutira, Hawke's Bay

Forest Escape

A path and gate in the magical Holt Forest near Tutira, Hawke's Bay

Kereru

A pair of Kereru (NZ Wood Pigeon) enjoying the last evening sunlight in an olive tree

Maraetotara Falls Spring II

A beautiful Hawke's Bay waterfall on the Maraetotara Historic Walk. Close to the site of a historic power station. A pleasant walk and a huge swimming spot at the base of this waterfall, make Maraetotara Falls a hugely popular place among locals

Maraetotara Falls Spring III

The beautiful waterfall on the Maraetotara Historic Walk in Hawke's Bay, New Zealand

Close to the site of a historic power station. A pleasant walk and a huge swimming spot at the base of this waterfall, make Maraetotara Falls a popular place among locals and visitors alike

Maraetotara Falls Spring

The beautiful waterfall on the Maraetotara Historic Walk in Hawke's Bay, New Zealand

Close to the site of a historic power station. A pleasant walk and a huge swimming spot at the base of this waterfall, make Maraetotara Falls a popular place among locals and visitors alike