Yesterday we lunched under 90 year old Pohutukawa trees at Russell, NZ’s original European capital.

Māori traded energetically with the newcomers providing fish, greens, pork, kumara, flax, water and …women. When ships were in port … grogshops and brothels did a roaring trade.

Ferry mooring at Russell. Beside the harbour at Russell.

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