“The mountain fastness is close enough to feel powerful but not claustrophobic . . . the lake has a gleaming, softening presence . . . There is a serene coherence to it all.”
The Invading SeaNew Zealand has been found wanting on both coastal hazard preparedness and greenhouse gas mitigation – a case of too little, too slow, too inclined to leave it to the next generation . . .
Shackleton's WhiskyAn intoxicating blend of Antarctic exploration in the ‘Heroic Era’ and the world of Scotch whisky, this book gives the full story behind the cases of Mackinlay’s Rare Old Highland Malt that were rediscovered under the hut of Ernest Shackleton’s 1907-09 British Antarctic Expedition 100 years after an epic attempt at the South Pole.
Rivers RareThe Upper Waitaki region, spreading eastward from the Southern Alps and New Zealand’s highest peak (Aoraki/Mt Cook), contains a spectacular array of braided rivers, which are rare internationally.
Stewart Island RakiuraStewart Island Rakiura National Park Uncrowded, spectacularly natural Stewart Island is a popular holiday destination with many bush walks and a wealth of natural and built features to enjoy.
Rakiura HeritageStewart Island/Rakiura has a special place in the nation’s history, not only as the southernmost permanently settled corner of Polynesia but also as a foothold for early European occupation.
The Tasman‘Whenever people interact with a sea of the Tasman’s nature, there is bound to be drama.’
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