5/4/09

my world

Waka practice at Hamilton

One of several commissioned carving in Wanganui that no longer exists

Giant Kiwi

Unknown company seal on building


14 comments:

SeeThroughGreen said...

I love the giant kiwi! its so cool lol!
and the carved statue is beautiful! How come it dosnt exist any more?

bettyl said...

I believe that several carved tree trunks along the street were only allowed to stay for two years before they were replaced by the district council.

Guy D said...

Great shots Betty, the first one is definately my favourite.

Have a great week
Guy
Regina In Pictures

SandyCarlson said...

What a marvelous place. Thanks for the views.

ewok1993 said...

The carvings are so beautiful. Have a great week.

James said...

Someday I hope to go to New Zealand. I looks like a wonderful place. Thanks for sharing it with us.

ArneA said...

Never reached New Zealand during my stay in Asia Pacific mid 90s.
May be sometimes in the future. Want to.

Babooshka said...

Very unusual and interesting sculptures.

Bonnie Bonsai said...

How did you find the Kiwi? Nice golden sculpture. Always beautiful New Zealand.

Bim said...

Is everybody at Waka practice or why are there so few people?
I love the giant Kiwi :)

itsnotjustapicture said...

each of the photos is special in itself...the dingo dog painted on the side of the building...the carved logo (very interesting), the giant kiwi...enjoyed your post so very much.

Regina said...

a beautiful place that somebody I'll visit.

Glennis said...

Nice giant carvings, specially the Kiwi, tourists must just love him.
Nice to see another waka, we have one here at Waikawa, sitting at the Marae.

ladyfi said...

What fascinating pictures!