Wellington Harbour from the Commuter Train

Wellington Harbour can be an adventure!

In late June Wellington and its Harbour suffered major storm damage from the worst storms in 30+ years. One of the victims was the railway line into Wellington from the Hutt Valley  – it was put out of action for a week! This is the railway line Dad uses every day to commute to work and if you look, you can see that at several points the railway line is this close…..

Wellington Harbour from the Commuter Train

… to the harbour water! It’s OK to breathe in guys, we do too.

Yeah the image of the railway edge is blurry but the train would not stop for Mum! She took these pictures when she visited town so we can show you how close the train goes to the water’s edge! Pawsome eh? She says the guys who mended the railway after the recent storm are real heroes too.

Wellington Harbour from the Commuter Train

Wellington Harbour can be calm, dazzling stormy, murky and muddy or a deep dark blue.

Isn’t Middle Earth amazing? You can also check out our 10 Things to do in New Zealand post!

See you next week,
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    July 9, 2013 at 12:04 pm

    Hi, We keep seeing your old post from April (?) on Sass and Lou being linked to in a number of Twitter daily news mailings. We keep hoping to see an update on them and if you’ve posted one, we’ve missed it. How are they doing?
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    Dash Kitten

    July 9, 2013 at 12:34 pm

    They are OK, Jan. we will do a blog post update. They are still searchng for a good home for themselves, and doing a lot of sorting out, we will get in touch with Sass and let you know,


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    July 10, 2013 at 8:34 am

    Thanks, Dash. It’s not easy to get back on one’s feet after a big setback, so it is good to know they are okay.
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