Five photos, five stories : Day 3 Wellington fault line( Totara Park, Upper Hutt)

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Upper Hutt my new home town

New Zealand is a country(island) which is known for earth quakes. People here are kind of used to the movement of the earth. The smaller shakes are nothing to them. To me it still is something I have to get used to! If I say: Did you feel that one? The answer usually is yes but….. I know the big ones are horrible. The year before last we had some big shocks. Makes you think how little we are. We, as humans, can do nothing to prevent it. Nature rules.

I have taken this photo of the place where the fault line goes.

It is in Totara Park, California drive.

For more on this visit and read the following link.

Totara Park fault line Upper Hutt
Totara Park fault line Upper Hutt

If you pass this fault line signand walk to the Hutt River you will see this foot bridge that connects Totara Park with Brown Owl at the other side of the river.

Foot bridge over river
Foot bridge over river
Hutt River taken from the middle of the bridge
Hutt River taken from the middle of the bridge

This bridge is a walking distance from where I life now.

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14 responses to “Five photos, five stories : Day 3 Wellington fault line( Totara Park, Upper Hutt)”

  1. Beslis nie. Afgelope dae was daar juis nogal roering hier. Een wat naby was het ek nie gevoel nie omdat besig was om te ry!


  2. Ek neem nie vir Trompie kwalik nie; ek verkies ook dat my aarde moet stilstaan. Dis ‘n baie mooi land en mooi fotos.


    • Wat sal mens maak as dit mens se bestemming is! Die diere waarsku nogal dat daar iets besig is om te kom of te gebeur. Hetsy stormweer, aardbewing of “landslide”(woord ontgaan my nou) Did beslis n ander mooi as waaraan ek ook maar gewoond is

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    • Dit is beslis heel anders as SA. Die aardbewings is maar n ding. Die ligtes is nog okay maar as alles begin beweeg end it voel n ewigheid, dan is dit nie meer n grap nie. Die werklike groot bewing het ek en Trompie in die gang gesit en regtig gebid dat dit moet ophou. Selfs Trompie was baie onrustig gewees


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