Tags » Taranaki

Race Preview: Bayley's Mountain to Surf Marathon

Race date: Saturday 7 March (online entries close: Wednesday 4 March)
Event website: Bayley’s Mountain to Surf Marathon

Why you should do it:

Well within reach of the Manawatu-Wanganui region, this scenic marathon starting in the foothills of Mt Taranaki has a downhill profile promising potentially fast marathon times. 431 more words

Race Previews

Kite Surfer

9 individual shots merged in CS6.

Didn’t know how to do this in Photoshop, had tried auto align and auto merge, but it could not cope with the images. 33 more words

Dervish Images

380+ submissions against Shell-Todd offshore drilling

Over 380 people have made a submission against Shell-Todd’s marine consent application to drill 22 new side-tracked wells and continue gas extraction and production for another 35 years off the Taranaki coast. 273 more words


MEDIA RELEASE: OMV oil spill - time to plug their well

“It’s time to plug OMV’s operations after a third oil spill in the Maari field off the Taranaki coast” says Emily Bailey, member of Climate Justice Taranaki. 187 more words


Collaboration with Lock The Gate Aotearoa

Earlier this month I had the chance to attend a weekend-long conference, Taranaki’s Beauty and the Beast – Community issues with Fossil Fuels and Climate Change, at Marae Muru Raupatu. 152 more words

On the road again...

Mt Taranaki showed us much of his impressive bulk, euphoric about the warm days, there was no need for him to shroud in mists and clouds. 562 more words


The romance of flowers

Roses, berries, leaves, trailing things – my most favourite bouquet of flowers – a bit wild, very romantic and quite “messy”…..  perfect in my eyes! This bouquet was beautifully crafted just for me…how lucky I was! 29 more words