Saturday, March 13, 2010

Nelson - from the Water

I took my wife on a fantastic harbour cruise Thursday night onboard the Yonder Star, out through the Haven and out into Tasman Bay, and despite what the forecasts had predicted …..the weather held………..

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…but before going out via The Cut to the Open Sea, Tasman Bay (as above)…..

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I thought I would snap off a few photos of the waterfront /waterfront apartments

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along Wakefield Quay and Rocks Rd to show what the view is when viewed from the water side.

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That’s the Boathouse Restaurant centre left of the above pic.

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Most of these have been there now for many years, and we haven’t seen any new developments in quite a few years.

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The photo below is taken looking from the Haven in a southerly direction towards Tahunanui – that’s Haulashore Island on the left centre of shot.

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The photo below depicts the shoreline near a couple of well known local Restaurants.

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In fact one of them, the Waterfront Cafe is actually home to one of Takeabreaks Nelsons webcams that you can view via my other site here.

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(Apologies for quality of above pics, I only had a small handheld DSC with me)