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When you have a visit from the world's only Alpine Parrot you have to take notice. This beautiful bird stopped in at our Alpine Cafe during our twilight Photography Safari last night. It is no surprise that the Kea is one of the smartest animals on the planet. Watch it try to get into the Chilly Bin on the roof of the truck. Incredible……. Thanks to our Photography guide #robbrown for this footage.
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Lots to do in our wonderful town then head into those hills in the background…that's where our Wild Hills Safari takes you. Our exclusive Alpine Cafe is on that rounded ridge just to the right of the green tree (the one of the left). 99% of all Lake Wanaka locals have never been there as its on private land. Love to see you soon.
A wonderful taste of an incredible trip to a land time forgot…….Proud to be associated with Eco Wanaka Adventures - Lake, Island & Mountain Adventures with our Wanaka Nature Encounter which includes both this trip and Ridgeline Adventures - Wanaka 4WD Nature Safaris & Photography Tours alpine mountain safari through a real New Zealand farm.
From Matakauri Lodge to Minaret Station Luxury Tented Lodge via our exclusive 4WD safari and alpine cafe with gourmet picnic supplied by Florences Foodstore & Cafe washed down with a tasty Maude Wines Pinot. Now that's what we call the ultimate inter-lodge transfer. Southern Crossings
So here is the guiding team on our training/track work day last week. High in the mountains overlooking @lakewanaka. Great to have these enthusiastic guys onboard. I think the food testing at our Alpine Cafe was the highlight!!
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From New Zealand native Falcon to the world's only alpine Parrot the Kea, we never know what's around the next corner on our Wild Hills Safari through an iconic New Zealand Alpine farm overlooking sparkling Lake Wanaka This wonderful family from Australia had an absolute treat today.
We welcome back long-time local Wanaka lad #TimBrewster
to our guiding family. Tim spends his winter months teaching people to ski at our local ski resort Cardrona Alpine Resort, NZ Now he's master barista at our Alpine Cafe…….not to mention his wealth of local knowledge and expert 4WDing skills. Welcome back Tim, great to have onboard again…..flat white please…..
Great to introduce George Scott, a recently retired Deer farmer to our guiding team. There is not much he doesn't know about farming and he makes a mighty good cuppa too!!
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What a day for our Wanaka Highlights Safari yesterday. High above Lake Wanaka, overlooking the Matukituki River and beyond to the glaciers surrounding #MtAspiring No words can describe the pure nature of this incredible area.
What a great night to be awake last night. Massive light show over Lake Wanaka with visible comet like shafts above Mt Roy. Just stunning….
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Welcome to Ultimate Wanaka. We're showcasing 4 of Wanaka's leading tour operators; Wanaka River Journeys, Eco Wanaka Adventures - Lake, Island & Mountain Adventures, Ridgeline Adventures - Wanaka 4WD Nature Safaris & Photography Tours and Aspiring Helicopters.
We'll be launching a fresh website offering half-day, full-day and multi day tours combining these great operators, saving you time, money and most of all ensuring you get to experience the best Lake Wanaka has to offer.... Come enjoy our place at your pace!
See you soon.
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Very subtle @aurora here at Lake Wanaka last night which was visible to the naked eye. However thanks to that approaching cloud it didn't last…… Still amazing though. Thanks mother nature for your sky treats!!
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We had a great day yesterday planting approximately 70 native trees on the shore of Lake Wanaka as part of our conservation efforts in association with Te Kakano Aotearoa Trust. Thanks to all who came along to help. It's a great feeling to be able to give back to our wonderful Wanaka community. Thanks also to @venuscoffee and @CheeryMaycafe for feeding us all.
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