Hello Everyone,

BEACH NOTES is my first blog and I’m Ria Booth. I live close to the sea in Auckland, New Zealand, (Tamaki Makaurau, Aotearoa). Sheltered by the Hauraki Gulf, ¬†our beaches still have ancient pohutukawa trees stretching to the water’s edge, ¬†scattering crimson flowers on the sand in summer, with bays not yet disfigured by knife-edged […]