10/25/11

New Plymouth beach

This was a community swimming pool before the new pool was built. 







This little oil well behind the trees along Ngamutu Beach pumps a few hours a day and fills the tank in the background (toward the left). It pumps to ensure that oil doesn't get into the water table.


Joining  Scenic Sunday
Our World Tuesday, The Creative Exchange

11 comments:

Roshanda "ShonEjai" Glenn said...

Beautiful photos. Makes me want to visit. Well done.

ArtMuseDog and Carol said...

Wow! Wonderful photos ! thanks, namaste, Carol (A Creative Harbor) Happy OWT ^_^

lisa said...

This is really beautiful!
I love the wonderful tones of the sand and the water.

Thank you so much for sharing these today at The Creative Exchange.

Have a wonderful evening!

lisa.

Deb said...

what a fun place...nice shots..

Arija said...

Love the old pool. Nothing like being out in nature to swim.

ladyfi said...

What a fabulous place for a pool! Love the shots - so lovely.

bailey-road.com said...

I love that natural community pool! Beautiful beach shots.

Kamana said...

this brings back many fond memories. i loved my visits to new plymouth during the time i spent in new zealand. such a beautiful part of the world!

Leovi said...

Very nice all.

Jackie said...

The pool on the beach is a good idea, swimming in safety. Nice shots.

Lisa said...

These are lovely ocean shots. Yes, it does entice me to want to make the 24-hour flight!