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A new walk in Waihi Beach - The Trig walk

Posted by Greg Whyte on 9 May 2017

There is a new walk to attract both locals and visitors in Waihi Beach - the Trig walk and for me it sits alongside the walk over to Orakawa Bay - you need to make an effort to...

Category: Video, Local Activities, Waihi Beach

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A new walk in Waihi Beach - The Trig walk

Posted by Greg Whyte on 9 May 2017

There is a new walk to attract both locals and visitors in Waihi Beach - the Trig walk...

Our bee hive and now there are 4

Posted by Greg Whyte on 20 April 2017

Tonight our lone bee hive got several new mates - 2 large hives plus a small hive wintering over at our place. They have come from a spot where wasps were becoming a problem - not...

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Our bee hive and now there are 4

Posted by Greg Whyte on 20 April 2017

Tonight our lone bee hive got several new mates - 2 large hives plus a small hive...

Iconic Kiwi food

Posted by Greg Whyte on 10 April 2017

On talking to guests it is very interesting to learn the iconic kiwi food they have tasted on their trip around New Zealand

Category: Local Cafes, Tit Bits from the Lodge, Waihi Beach

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Iconic Kiwi food

Posted by Greg Whyte on 10 April 2017

On talking to guests it is very interesting to learn the iconic kiwi food they have...

Hauraki Rail Trail

Posted by Greg Whyte on 6 April 2017

 When coming to the Southern Coromandel region many like to cycle the Hauraki Rail Trail because it's a grade one activity meaning anyone can do it and it's free to do. The Karangahake...

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Hauraki Rail Trail

Posted by Greg Whyte on 6 April 2017

 When coming to the Southern Coromandel region many like to cycle the Hauraki Rail Trail...

Rainy days at Waihi Beach - still plenty of options

Posted by Greg Whyte on 14 March 2017

Recently we had a few wet days in a row and we had a house full of guests from overseas. The challenge for us was to give them options that would tweak their interest despite the...

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Rainy days at Waihi Beach - still plenty of options

Posted by Greg Whyte on 14 March 2017

Recently we had a few wet days in a row and we had a house full of guests from overseas....

Search & explore the Coromandel

Posted by Greg Whyte on 8 March 2017

Anytime is a good time to explore the Coromandel region as there is always lots to do and see. Whether you are checking out goldmining history in the Karangahake Gorge or sight seeing in Mercury Bay...

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Search & explore the Coromandel

Posted by Greg Whyte on 8 March 2017

Anytime is a good time to explore the Coromandel region as there is always lots to do and...