Rodney Times : February 6th 2014
www.rodneytimes.co.nz NEWS SUMMERSHOTS Party central: Sydney Murphy, centre with pink rash vest, celebrates her 13th birthday with a pool party at her Waitoki home.Mum Carolyn gets the party-goers screaming. Crustacean catch: Elijah Howson isn’t afraid of catching crabs at Moturekareka. The 5-year-old from Snells Beach was exploring rock pools with dad and photographer Ben. Here’s the last of the quintessential summer photos snapped by Rodney Times readers for our Holiday Photo Competition. More than 40 entries were received and the winning photographer will feature next week alongside their best shot. Whether crab hunting or playing, Hibiscus Coast and Rodney residents have enjoyed summer adventures with family and friends. The Rodney Times thanks all who shared their photos and brought smiles to dials. RODNEY TIMES, FEBRUARY 6, 2014 5 Daring leap: Thirteen-year-old Colton Cleverly, middle, with his two mates Lochie Piper and Liam Spurr, jump off theOmahaBridge. Photo taken by dad Steve Cleverly. Family dip: Deja, 14, and Aria Kelly, 11, dive into the cool water at Mita Bay in Mahurangi with their dad John watching.MumFiona savours the moment. Light art: Right , Deja Kelly creates a masterpiece with her sparkler in the backyard at Hatfields. Sister Skye Kelly watches on with the camera. Nice air: Freeskier Logan Watkinson, 11, gets some summer practice jumping off the rocks at Red Beach. Brother Linden, 15, grabs the moment on an iPhone. Toi Aotearoa presenting sponsor Cave crusaders: Joseph and Harmony Tatana explore the rocks and caves at Goat Island while on holiday with grandmum and photographer Te Waimaria Ngatai. New Zealand art: Explore a summer showcase of new exhibitions and events. Edward Friström, Pohutukawa c1905 (detail), Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki. See this work in Toi Aotearoa.
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