Saturday, May 1, 2010

Paddys Knob and others

Yes it is a strange name for a reserve …….

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but most certainly there is a story associated with it

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Paddys offers three segmented viewing platforms and car parking facilities.

From here, just off Stansell Ave, you get at least a 180 degree panorama of The Cut, and out into Tasman Bay.

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You’ll also view Haulashore Island,

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and Nelsons famous family friendly Tahunanui Beach……….

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and the North Western end of the beach, across Tasman Bay to Rabbit Island

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and the Playing Fields at Tahunanui Beach……….

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right around to the Nelson Golf Club……….

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the Nelson Airport (the smoke stacks in the rear are the Nelson Pine MDF plant at Richmond West)…..

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and on yonder to Richmond and beyond.