THE BIG SHIP SAILED THROUGH THE ALLEY ALLEY OOH…

I decided to get a photo of our lovely new harbour bridge while we were in Whangarei, and fluked it opening up to let a yacht through.  Marvelous… This bridge over the lower Hatea River is called Te Matau ā Pohe (The fish-hook of Pohe) – for obvious reasons.

bridge 001 bridge 011

and here she goes…

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and in case you’re still with me, here’s the song

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ypyhhRHXSNk

funnily enough I took these photos on the first day of October