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Clueless in Aotearoa

In search of where the world begins

September 2021

Back in the saddle and riding nor nor-east into the sunrise of a new day.

In search of that fickle golden light. That metaphysical Eldorado. That place up there on the coast where the world begins anew each and every day. On the trail from Wellington to Te Tairawhiti, the East Cape or of the North Island on another carelessly planned misadventure. 

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Go nowhere fast day. Will get loaded up ready for the push tomorrow.

Go nowhere fast day. Will get loaded up ready for the push tomorrow.

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Calling it. Day is done. Now where did I pack that beer…

Calling it. Day is done. Now where did I pack that beer…

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Hawke bay & Mahia in the distance.

Hawke bay & Mahia in the distance.

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Got the treats…

Got the treats…

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Couldn’t resist. Made it to Havelock North. Back on the flat lands towards Napier.

Couldn’t resist. Made it to Havelock North. Back on the flat lands towards Napier.

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Had a good feed and a couple of quiets at the pub. I’ll be coming back with a posse.

Had a good feed and a couple of quiets at the pub. I’ll be coming back with a posse.

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Settling in…

Settling in…

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Stopped for a feed.

Stopped for a feed.

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Big HB sky. Equinox winds building.

Big HB sky. Equinox winds building.

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Day four. Saddled up and heading out. Patangata and middle road to Havelock North & Napier

Day four. Saddled up and heading out. Patangata and middle road to Havelock North & Napier

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The demise of the country pub is a profound loss. We’ll miss the tall tales and half truths from local legends. It’s never a good sign when the only one propping up the bar is the bar keep!

The demise of the country pub is a profound loss. We’ll miss the tall tales and half truths from local legends. It’s never a good sign when the only one propping up the bar is the bar keep!

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Calling it. 122 clicks today. Time for a cold one.

Calling it. 122 clicks today. Time for a cold one.

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