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Red Rocks Reserve: Wellington NZ 🌏

"Maori folklore tells two stories relating to the color of these rocks. In one, Kupe - the famous Polynesian explorer - was gathering Paua ( large edible sea snails ) here when one clamped his hand. He bled and stained the rocks red. In the other story, the red is the blood of Kupe's daughters. Fearing for their father's safety on a long voyage, they gashed themselves in grief over his absence."

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Staglands Wildlife Reserve NZ

Deer running down the hill for feed time — Staglands Wildlife Reserve It was the Queen’s birthday long weekend and we ( me, my boyfriend and our close friend and flatmate) were thinking up stuff to do as we had another friend who was visiting us from out of town. I had been to Staglands…

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