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Towards Banks Peninsula. by Denis Glover

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Published by Pegasus Press in Christchurch, N.Z .
Written in English

Book details:

The Physical Object
Pagination56 p.
Number of Pages56
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20980791M
ISBN 100908568088

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Q: What changes do you anticipate for Tourism on Banks Peninsula? A: Less than 30% of tourist numbers for many years to come; nearly exclusively domestic or pacific region visitors, who are looking for authentic and relaxed holiday experiences and are prepared to stay in the area for a week or more. Camp Bay is a beautiful Nor’Western Bay on Banks two small sandy beaches separated by a rib of rock, it is the perfect place to hit the beach this bay gains some small swell and plenty of sunshine on a good day making it a lot it is a beach not to be missed. The cyclist, Francis tells me, was Hugh Wilson, a well-known New Zealand botanist, a director of the Banks Peninsula Track, caretaker of Hinewai Reserve, and one of the pe­ninsula’s most eccentric identities, commonly referred to as “the saint on the hill”. A very strong group of Akaroa and Banks Peninsula people turned out for this parade on Mothers Day The district’s local body was the Akaroa County Council and a majority of the council members supported the motion that the Akaroa County, (including Akaroa township), would be nuclear free.

Gorgeous Banks Peninsula (Horomaka) was formed by two giant volcanic eruptions about eight million years ago. Harbours and bays radiate out from the peninsula’s centre, giving it an unusual cogwheel shape. The historic town of Akaroa, 80km from Christchurch, is a highlight, as is the absurdly. Banks Peninsula is a peninsula of volcanic origin on the east coast of the South Island of New Zealand. It has an area of approximately 1, square kilometres ( sq mi) and encompasses two large harbours and many smaller bays and coves. The South Island's largest city, Christchurch, is immediately north of the peninsula. Banks Peninsula is one of New Zealand's most unique landforms. With endless hills, bays and hidden bush, this is Nature's Playground right on Christchurch's doorstep. Akaroa and its surrounds are steeped in Māori and settler history, adventures and unique experiences. Only a short drive from Christchurch, you’ll feel like you’re in another. Akaroa & Banks Peninsula Scenic cancellation policy: For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience. Discover and book Akaroa & Banks Peninsula .