Tag Archives: Auckland

21 July 1982

Wed Jul XXI Rained nearly all day when Mum wanted to wash all our stuff ready for Tauranga One day back in Auckland and we were going off on our travels again, this time to visit Dad’s aunt and uncle … Continue reading

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20 July 1982

Tue Jul XX Returned from the Bay of Islands. Waited ages for a taxi in Auckland. We saw the Wangarei Falls, Went on the replica of the ‘BOUNTY’, visited the Earth Satelite Station and a Greenstone factory. At Squash in … Continue reading

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14 July 1982

Wed Jul XIV Boring. Poured with rain most of the day. There’s not a lot you can say about a day where I couldn’t even be bothered to write the diary. Of course, one of the reasons for this is … Continue reading

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13 July 1982

Tue Jul XIII Back to school. Last week. Day of Dullness. Finally, after six long months, my final week of school in New Zealand had arrived. It is fair to say that I was not very engaged, as I kept … Continue reading

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11 July 1982

Sun Jul XI Went to MOTAT. Having seen it all before I found it all rather boring. Poland beat France 3-2 to get 3rd place in W.C. As this was at least my third visit to the Museum of Transport … Continue reading

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10 July 1982

Sat Jul X Went for a trip to the ‘Rocket Park’ Went to youth group and played lots + lots of silly games The ‘Rocket Park’ was a park where the main climbing structure was shaped like a rocket. I … Continue reading

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8 July 1982

Thur Jul VIII Gran + Grandad arrived about 8am, both very tired. Gran in fact went to bed before L + Ke. The arrival of Gran and Grandad necessitated a certain amount of shuffling around of bedrooms. They moved into … Continue reading

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