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  • Hills and calm sea south of the township.
    Hills and calm sea south of the...
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  • The twins
    The twins
    by fishandchips
  • Rocky seashore
    Rocky seashore
    by fishandchips

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    Seaweed and Kelp

    by Kate-Me Written Mar 7, 2004

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    Fondest memory: While we were down at the rocks checking out the seals at low tide, it was also a good opportunity to check out the rock pools for marine creatures.
    There was thick, brown (and sometimes green) ribbon like kelp everywhere (caution: very slippery rocks!) but as I looked more closely where I was walking, I noticed several other colours too, including quite a bit of this one, which reminded me of a cypress tree frond dyed pink.

    vivid among the grey and brown rocks
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    Great Vista's

    by fishandchips Written Nov 17, 2005

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    Favorite thing: The landscape around Kaikoura is excellent with a major change within a small distance from the coastal plants through to snow capped peaks in the near distance.

    Coastal plants in the foreground and beautiful mou

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    Kelp

    by Kate-Me Written Mar 7, 2004

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    Favorite thing: Clambering over the rocks, looking for more interesting Kelp and finding some more different variations, making interesting shapes...

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    Colony of seals

    by rozehill Written May 3, 2003

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    Favorite thing: Drive as far as possible around by South Bay and there is a wonderful seal colony where seals come ashore in the appropriate conditions

    Enjoying the sunshine

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