New Zealand garden of distinction

Paloma Gardens

The first Whanganui Camera Club photoshoot for 2020 was to Paloma Gardens in nearby Fordell. The gardens are maintained by Nicki and Clive Higgie and have a lovely diversity of plants, walks, ponds and trees – you can see all about it here It was a lovely morning and […]

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Endean's Mill

Endean’s Mill

Our main destination on our final club fieldtrip for 2019 was Endean’s Mill – 40 min drive north of Taumarunui. Closed for over 20 years the sawmill and most of its surrounding infrastructure still remains intact. Sprawled across 3 hectares lies a remarkable assortment of tram lines and bogies, vehicles, […]

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Forgotten World Highway, New Zealand

Forgotten World Highway

One of New Zealand’s great secondary roads over a series of saddles and through interleaving gorges from Stratford to Taumarunui via Whangamomona. Unfortunately, on our Whanganui Camera Club field trip to Endean’s Mill, it was very wet and overcast. Still it was a chance to practise wet weather photography.  

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