Ohau Waterfall walk…. and seals.

So finally left Nelson (yay!), back on the road again. Headed over to Kaikoura today as stopping point before Methven on Monday night.

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Stopped off at a little walk for Ohau waterfalls, its a high waterfall that feeds a small pool and stream leading to the ocean, but it is also populated by a large colony of seals. The adults stay further down stream and the pool beneath the waterfall is a play ground for very bold pups. They were quite, playful, inquisitive and quite happy play fighting each other and jumping out of the water.

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Surprising just how many there were, they also ventured quite high up the sides of the forest that surrounded the pool, they also enjoyed screaming and barking at each other.

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I have a video of them playing but this will be added later as the internet is slow here. So here enjoy this friendly guy in the meantime 🙂

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