Monthly Archives: July 2012

Oamaru Travel in the National News

This wonderful article appeared in the New Zealand Herald, the biggest newspaper in New Zealand, singing the praises of Oamaru, and its myriad attractions. The original can be seen here. Oamaru: A jaunt back in time By Chloe Johnson 5:30 AM Monday Jul … Continue reading

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Penguin Report for June 2012

As you can see below, the numbers of Blue Penguins returning each night to the Oamaru Blue Penguin Colony decreases somewhat during the winter, with numbers dropping into the low double-digits as the penguins spend a bit more time at … Continue reading

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