Boxing day

High tide was at 2.21pm on Thursday 26th of December. This was a very quick swim due to bad time management and a prior engagement at 3pm. I forgot my towel >.< but still ventured forth. It was another windy day.

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Not many Boxing Day swimmers at Pt Chevalier beach

A visit to the Auckland Botanic Gardens provided a better range of photo opportunities.

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One species of New Zealand mistletoe, a parasitic plant

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Thistle? Pohutukawa flower? Made with spaces

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Clever arrangement of plants

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‘Carving up the Land’

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Driving home into the sunset