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Coming Up Close · 22h ago

Nautilus Cafe and Restaurant - Tauranga Bridge Marina

Earlier this week I had a business meeting at the Tauranga Marina's Nautilus Cafe. Stunning day, so hot and Summery considering we are in early Autumn. After enjoying the view and taking som...
Coming Up Close · 5d ago

Snapper for sale

We've had a very lazy Sunday afternoon so far...this morning while we were food shopping I ambled passed the Seafood counter and spotted these Snapper in ice. I quickly got a photo on my pho...
Coming Up Close · 1w ago

Friday Autumn skies at Pilot Bay

Today was one of those mornings where it was overcast and chilly but now mid-morning it's clearing up and blue skies are what I see out my lounge window. This was taken out at Pilot Bay near...
Coming Up Close · 1W ago

Welcome Autumn!

Alot has happened here since last week. Friday saw us drive 2 hours or so to Auckland Airport to drop off the step daughter as she has gone to live in Perth, Australia and my daughter stayed...
Coming Up Close · 2W ago

Rain and flooding...

New Zealand has been dosed with some major rainfall this week, so far the Coromandel region has been flooded as has parts of Auckland and there's more to come this weekend.Before it all star...
Coming Up Close · 2W ago

Tinges of Red around town...

Early days of Autumn here in NZ, this morning on my walk around 7.30am the skies were a mixture of blue/peach and grey but lots of red from lights on most of the cafes and restaurants.Linkin...
Coming Up Close · 3W ago

Foggy Mornings at Pilot Bay

This was taken 2 mornings ago on one of my walks this time along Pilot Bay - we've had the last day of Summer so foggy misty overcast skies like this are more than welcome.Linking up with Sk...
Coming Up Close · 3W ago

The Pizza Library - Mount Maunganui

Just down the road from us at the beginning of the shopping area underneath apartments is this unique restaurant. The Pizza Library is located in 3 spots...Mount Maunganui, Bethlehem and Tau...
Coming Up Close · 3W ago

The last days of Summer...

The temperatures are cooled here, we've got more rain - much to my delight. Roll on Autumn!This quiet scene greeted me this morning while I was out walking - Coronation Park here in Tauranga...
Coming Up Close · 4W ago

Morning skies from Mauao

Lately since my hours at work have been so changeable I've been doing alot of morning walks around Mount Maunganui. This one is from 2 days ago when I was about 3/4 of the way around. Nice i...