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Some T.A. travel stats

TotalComplete SunCloudy but mainly dryPretty dampMan o’ Man
Northland2451360
Auckland121731
Waikato1701322
Rest DayA stroll Made to workMan o’ Man
Northland7854
Auckland4512
Waikato6623

Food ideas – on the way

  • Breakfast – given free advocados! Otherwise oat satchets and one square meal, BuytheGram museli from Taumaranui
  • Lunch – wraps with capsicum pesto, salami and brie!!
  • Dinner – just packet so far, coq au Vin my fav
  • Snacks – Canterbury Biltong (thanks Ben)

What needed to be replaced/renewed?

  • Gas cannisters = 2
  • Walking stick = 2 (Pete’s, both broken in Northland forests)
  • Beanie =1 (lost overboard on manic crossing at Whangarei Heads.
  • Sunglasses =1 (pete on Whanganui River)
  • sun hat =2 ( pete, first one too hot, whanganui river ate second one)

Best post-tramp grub

4-stars (recommend after tramp)

Hamburger – Mangamuka Diary, Whananaki Beach store

5-stars (great any day)

Steak pie – Salt Air cafe, Ngunguru