178 - 17th July 2006 - Opotiki, East Cape, Gisborne


This chap was hanging onto a railing by the back of our campervan in the morning


Arty shot


Opotiki Holiday Park


On the way to the East Cape


Nice scenery


Some of the most beautiful bays in New Zealand are on this stretch of coast - according to our guide book


Little fort construction on the beach - I have no idea what it was for. Someone may have lived there.


Church by the sea


The east cape lighthouse - I had to climb 880 steps to get up here


This island is just off the east cape


East Cape lighthouse


The door to the lighthouse.


The view along the coast


View off the cape


Looking south along the coast


Walking back down, looking over the fields


New Zealand lambs


Cute aren't they!


Fluffy sheep


The road back to the town


It's been raining a lot here lately!