Things of EXTRA interest at Auckland Eco-tour and Farm visit Coast to Coast Tours
LUGGAGE STORAGE FACILITIES IN AUCKLAND If you are disembarking from a Cruise Boat, or arrive in Auckland before Hotel check-in time, or have large bags that you don't want to carry around with you for the day, what do you do with them??? There are very little luggage storing facilities in Auckland! Hotel check-in time [...]
Illustrated step-by-step methods to our recipes!Taste these iconic NZ-fares as your Afternoon Tea on ALL of our Auckland tours. Homemade & delicious,...and we're FOOD HANDLING CERTIFIED!
Here are our AUCKLAND TOURS videos... Real-time 'snippets' from our everyday lives!! Here is a wool baling demonstration... Here's the 2011 New Year's eve fireworks at the Auckland Harbour RELATED POSTS for extra information: Season's Greetings 2010 Here is a sheep shearing demonstration... RELATED POSTS for extra information: Crutching sheep :: Woolshed :: NZ Sheep [...]
Harakeke is the missed-named plant which is actually a lily! Called FLAX by the early Europeans, because they saw how the fibers were being used by Maori for weaving baskets, mats, fishing lines, and clothing. See my video on how to weave a putiputi (flower).
"COAST TO COAST" Auckland is on an isthmus; on the West coast it has the Tasman Sea, (which is the sea between Australia and New Zealand), and on the East coast it has the Pacific Ocean. The South West Pacific Ocean is a very large area of sea with not much landmass in it. The [...]
"...the land, the sea, and the Pohutukawa tree"When we formed our Auckland Eco-tour Company, we wanted a logo to symbolise the things that were going to represent not only ourselves, but also our area [...]
Even though New Zealand is surrounded by the sea, our oceans are in crisis. We need to make better choices as to which seafood species we are going to fish. Making the best seafood choice is not easy as all fishing has an impact. However, as consumers we need our fish supplies to come from [...]
NEW ZEALAND BUSH Bush is the collective word for the New Zealand Native woodlands. The word was first introduced after the early European Pioneers found difficulty in finding a correct definition for the vast areas of the New Zealand Flora. The word 'Forest' did not apply, since a forest consists mainly of tall trees. Likewise, [...]
The Coast to Coast Auckland Sightseeing Tours, are rated one of the 'Best Things to Do' in Auckland (on Tripadvisor) read what others are saying, and is an ideal way in which to explore the attractions of the West Auckland region. You'll see things from a resident's point-of-view because our family were some of the [...]