Christmas in Marlborough, NZ

by koromikohomestead on January 1, 2013

Christmas Day at the Beach!
A beautiful hot day in Marlborough, New Zealand

Christmas Day at the beach in New Zealand

- had to cool off in the crystal clear water at White’s Bay.

We are very lucky here, we have the best of both worlds:

A short drive southeast from Koromiko Homestead, White’s Bay is a sheltered sandy ocean beach.
An even shorter drive north from Koromiko into Picton, and we have the Marlborough Sounds at our fingertips!


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Take a South Island Holiday

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The lambs are leaping and it’s spring in Marlborough, but still snowing in the lower South Island! Spring is a great time to get out and about in the countryside.
At Koromiko Homestead we are busy preparing our veggie garden for the coming season.
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Autumn in Marlborough

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May has been mild and very dry, extending our late summer.  After weeks without any appreciable rainfall, at last we have had two days of consistent rain soaking deep into the ground, and how the plants are loving it!
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Summer arrives at Koromiko Homestead

October 5, 2009
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At the weekend we had our first paying guests for what we regard as the start of the summer season. Marlborough laid on beautiful weather for them - blue skies and gentle breezes when they sat outside on the deck in the sun.

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Hello world!

August 24, 2009

Welcome to the Koromiko Homestead Blog. This is where you can keep up with our latest news and information on Picton, Marlborough and New Zealand.

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