Photo Adventures with Curiosity and Learning

A morning walk and return to Auckland

Return to Gulf Harbour

The puriri moth has a fascinating life cycle - after the caterpillar is formed, he/she bores a hole into the puriri tree and for 8 years is dormant. Following this, the butterfly emerges for a few days, lays eggs and dies

dec 07 8094 puriri sign

Puriri Tree

dec 07 8108 tree

A view of the sea

dec 07 8115 sea

Tiritiri coast

dec 07 8123 tiritiri coast

Hiding in the dark - a Kereru - New Zealand pigeon

dec 07 8192 kereru

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