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There is a lot more around here than you might think;



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 Ti kouka (Cabbage tree) in the Cust cemetery reserve.

 Large areas of the Canterbury plains were originally covered with Ti koura trees

What a different world that must have been


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A Southerly front approaches Cust village terrace.

After the exhausting dry heat of a Nor-wester, the sudden arrival of a cold southerly front feels delightfully refreshing.