Hicks Bay Wharf (I3)

Hicks Bay historic wharf and nearby Waihirere waterfall, East Cape New Zealand.

GPS wharf: -37.568868 178.300576

GPS waterfall: -37.598434 178.281848

Map of Te Araroa and Hicks Bay area.

Map of Te Araroa and Hicks Bay area.

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Hicks Bay-Waihirere Falls overview

Hicks Bay-Waihirere Falls overview

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Hicks Bay area map from the wall of the mini-mart.

Hicks Bay area map from the wall of the mini-mart.

Hicks Bay wharf.

Hicks Bay wharf.

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Derelict and crumbling Hicks Bay wharf.

Derelict and crumbling Hicks Bay wharf.

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On the Hicks Bay wharf.

On the Hicks Bay wharf.

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Early view of Hicks Bay wharf.

Early view of Hicks Bay wharf.

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Historic schooner docked at Hicks bay wharf.

Historic schooner docked at Hicks bay wharf.

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Hicks Bay freezing works from a local history book.

Hicks Bay freezing works from a local history book.

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Hicks Bay freezing works from a local history book..

Hicks Bay freezing works from a local history book..

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Dawn at historic Hicks Bay wharf.

Dawn at historic Hicks Bay wharf.

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The entrance onto the historic Hicks Bay wharf.

The entrance onto the historic Hicks Bay wharf.

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Road sign for Waihirere falls, just west of Hicks Bay.

Road sign for Waihirere falls, just west of Hicks Bay.

Here’s link to a 1972 magazine pic of Waihirere Falls: http://photonews.org.nz/gisborne/issue/GPN212_19720223/t1-front-d1.html

On the way to Waihirere falls.  I asked the cows for directions, but they just turned their heads to point at it. Duh.

On the way to Waihirere falls. I asked the cows for directions, but they just turned their heads to point at it. Duh.

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The derelict chimney on the way to Waihirere Falls.

The derelict chimney on the way to Waihirere Falls.

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The path to Waihirere Falls.

The path to Waihirere Falls.

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The local cows enjoying Waihirere falls.

The local cows enjoying Waihirere falls.

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Tall Waihirere falls and a herd of curious cows.

Tall Waihirere falls and a herd of curious cows.

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Slow shutter at Waihirere falls.

Slow shutter at Waihirere falls.

Slow shutter at Waihirere falls, Hicks Bay East Cape New Zealand.

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