• Whale’s Tale Photo Whale Watch Kaikoura

Kaikoura – Whales and Walks

October 7th, 2017|Tags: , , , , , , , |

This issue we’re providing updates on walking/hiking trails around Kaikoura district. Most of the regular hiking trails are open and the town is ready to welcome visitors. The marine life has not been affected at all. Local tourism operators have said the whale, dolphin, seal and albatross viewings have been as good as, if not [...]

  • ‘Slip 1 revisited’ is a good illustration of how the rock has been cleared and the slip stabilised. The highway is being rebuilt at this point, closer to the beach

Kaikoura On the Road to Recovery

April 11th, 2017|Tags: , , |

In our article on Kaikoura in the Feb-Mar issue of NZToday, we mentioned the breathtaking scenery, coastline and marine-life which make the area so unique, and which is part of the reason why it has developed into an enormously popular tourist destination in the last decade or so. In recent years, it has become internationally [...]

Shake, Rattle and Roll

December 18th, 2016|Tags: , , , |

It has been a bit of a rock’n’rolling time over the last few weeks, following the large 7.8 magnitude earthquake that rocked the world for residents in North Canterbury through Kaikoura, all the way through to Seddon and shimmying across the ditch to Wellington. The rest of the country got a shake up as [...]