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Surfline’s New Zealand Photo Article

Surfline is America’s (and so probably the world’s) biggest swell-check website. Like most Surf-check websites it does far more than this. It has merchandise, advertising and of course some useful content too! ‘Surfline Travel’ has lots of great articles and photos about getting out and seeing the rest of the […]

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A Quiet Thursday Night in Raglan

A quiet Thursday night in Raglan. I’m out on my bike enjoying the beautiful sunset after a surf at the beach. Fiery orange over Mount Karioi. Subtle purples, pinks and peaches over the inner harbour. The moon’s reflection on the near-full tide being broken as small fish leap escaping bigger […]

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Mount Maunganui Stopover

The PiwiWiwi crew had a couple of reasons to head over to Mount Maunganui: Niall had promised more help with the ‘Rena’ oilspill cleanup; we had a car to collect and Anna hadn’t left Raglan for a week or so & needed a break. We’d heard a lot about ‘The […]

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Front Page of Raglan Chronicle

We have made the front-page of our local newspaper! We are absolutely made up, its brilliant! [singlepic id=109 w=450 float=center] You can read the article here

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“So tell me: How do those boards fit?”

We’ve been making a fuss of our board straps but sometimes its hard describing something. A picture tells a thousand words but even that doesn’t seem enough. So here’s a sweet video of them in use: Or, if you prefer the old amateur version, complete with whiter-than-white legs here it […]

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Volkswagen Vs Toyota

[singlepic id=104 w=250 float=left] When our friends & colleagues heard that we were starting a surf campervan rental company in New Zealand they instantly assumed we’d have Volkswagens. ‘Volkswagen van’ is almost synonymous with ‘Campervan’ yet VW have never made a campervan themselves.* They just make vans & other people turn […]