West Coast Local Customs

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  • Local Customs
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  • Local Customs
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West Coast Local Customs

  • Baños divertidos / Funny toilets

    En Hokitika encontramos unos baños con un diseño muy divertido In Hokitika we found funny designed toilets

  • Nikau

    Nikau es una palmera que abunda en el parque de los "pancakes" en medio de un bosque subtropical Es la única palmera que es nativa de Nueva Zelanda , alcanza hasta los 15 metros con un tronco liso y en la parte superior un penacho con las ramas de la palmeraNikau is a palm which is abundant in the park of "pancakes" in the middle of a subtropical...

  • Weka

    La Weka o Gallina del bosque es un ave , del tamaño de una gallina que no vuela y habita sólamente en Nueva Zelanda Nosotros la vimos en Westport y la verdad es que aunque estaba cerca de nosotros no era muy confiada los The Weka or Hen of the woods is a bird, the size of a hen that does not fly and lives only in New ZealandWe saw it in Westport...

  • Caring for the community

    St Andrews Church, 118 Herbert St, Hokitiki, is a wonderful microcosm of community life and how people band together to help each other. The church hall at various times hosts everything from Alcoholics Anonymous meetings to line dancing lessons!The building is pretty too... quaintly separated from pedestrian and vehicular traffic by a lovely stone...

  • Hokitika Wildfood Festival in March

    If you have ever wanted to know how crickets or grubs taste the Hokitika Wildfood Festival is the event for you to attend. In 2007 it took place on Saturday, 10 March.The Wildfood Festival is not as crazy as it has already been, with goat testicles and similar unpalatable delicacies being taken from the menu of the nearly 80 food stalls, and...

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