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Apr 29, 2008 - Le Bons Bay Backpackers

Le Bons Bay Backpackers out on the Banks Peninsula - the owner dude does boat trips out to find Hector's Dolphins. They are wee compared to the other dolphins. Very cute. Anyhoo, went out on the tin can boat, great fun, got a little bit wet and found some dolphins, sea lions, dead cows, birds. Really, a normal day for a boat trip. The cows threw themselves off the cliffs when they got sick of their lives just eating grass. I have a picture somewhere.

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Mar 12, 2007 - Happy Birthday Abigayle!

Today is Abby's 9th birthday...we can't believe it! We left Akaroa Holiday Park this morning and took the scenic route 'home' to Christchurch and the Thomas' Hotel...with a side trip. We discovered the QE II Leisure Centre and Pool and took the girls swimming for the afternoon. There was a lazy river which had a couple of cool vortex pools. Too bad the wave pool and hydro slides were closed :( We had a great time anyway. The girls attended another meeting of the Funkee Monkies at the YMCA climbing wall. Then it was off for a celebratory...

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Jan 3, 2005 - Helen

I have attached some odd photos to this posting because I think that they deserve some airing. W had to drag ourselves from our slumber at 4 am in order to get Helen to the airport to fly to Auckland. She is going to be staying there with Lorna's cousing Brenda and her family until she leaves for home on Wednesday. We left late anyway and nearing the airport with just enough time to spare, we realised that Helen didnt have her passport!!We made a mad dash back to Pete and Janice's and raced back to the airport, arriving only 10 minutes...

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