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Itinerary
Jan 12, 2006 - Leave Edmonton, AB (10:00 am)
Arrive Calgary, AB (10:56 am)
Leave Calgary, AB (12:05 pm)
Arrive Los Angeles, CA, USA (2:10 pm)
Leave Los Angeles, CA, USA (8:30 pm)
Jan 13, 2006 - In Transit From Los Angeles to Auckland
Jan 14, 2006 - Arrive Auckland, New Zealand (6:05 am), see this city.
Jan 19, 2006 - Leave Auckland for the Bay of Islands, north of Auckland
Jan 22, 2006 - Come back to Auckland from the Bay of Islands, Jump off SkyTower, Sail Auckland Harbour
Feb 1, 2006 - Leave Auckland via Intercity bus for Wellington
Feb 2, 2006 - Leave Wellington via Ferry for Picton on the South Island. Take Intercity bus to Nelson.
Feb 3, 2006 - In Nelson, find stuff to do in the region until the 12th when I can find my billet at the orchard.
Feb 6, 2006 - Go to Picton, go hiking and check out the area prior to the start of the work season.
Feb 12, 2006 - Take the bus back to Nelson, for 1 day
Feb 13, 2006 - Take the bus to Motueka, start work on the 15th of February for about 10 weeks
May 5, 2006 - Work is done, Back to Nelson
May 8, 2006 - Leave Nelson on Kiwi Experience, First stop Westport
May 9, 2006 - Westport to Lake Mahinapua
May 10, 2006 - Mahinapua to Franz Josef, spend 2 nights here
May 12, 2006 - Franz Josef to Wanaka
May 13, 2006 - Wanaka to Queenstown, I will be stopping here for a while
May 16, 2006 - Queenstown to Dunedin. On the Bottom bus... no wait on Wanaka Connexions.
May 17, 2006 - Dunedin to Curio Bay
May 18, 2006 - Curio Bay to Invercargill. Invercargill to Stewart Island for 2 nights
May 20, 2006 - Stewart Island to Invercargill. Invercargill to Te Anau
May 21, 2006 - Te Anau to Milford Sound for a cruise then back to Te Anau. Te Anau to Queenstown where more excitement will be had
May 25, 2006 - Queenstown to Christchurch. I will spend 3 days here looking for trouble.
May 28, 2006 - Headed to Kaikoura. Watch whales, eat fish and chips and check out a seal colony.
May 30, 2006 - Leaving Kaikoura, will hit Picton once again and be in Wellington by the evening. Goodbye South Island it has been an expensive but worthwhile blast!
Jun 5, 2006 - Wellington to Taupo for one night. Only a stopover to get back to Auckland, the big smoke. I will return to Taupo later.
Jun 6, 2006 - Taupo to Auckland. I'm back, how long am I staying?
Jun 9, 2006 - Auckland to the Bay of Islands. The start point is Paihia. From there I am going up to Cape Reinga and then back to Auckland. The work situation in Kerikeri wasn't too great so I will start to look again when I get back to Auckland
Jun 11, 2006 - Paihia back to Auckland.
Jun 14, 2006 - Auckland to Mercury bay/Whitianga
Jun 15, 2006 - Whitianga to Rotorua. Job search until June 25th
Jun 19, 2006 - Side trip to Hobbiton/Matamata
Jun 28, 2006 - Rotorua to Waitomo
Jun 30, 2006 - Waitomo to Taupo
Jul 3, 2006 - Taupo to Gisborne
Jul 4, 2006 - Gisborne to Rangitukia
Jul 5, 2006 - Rangitukia to Te Kaha
Jul 6, 2006 - Te Kaha to Taupo
Jul 8, 2006 - Taupo to River Valley Lodge near Taihape
Jul 9, 2006 - River Valley to Wellington
Jul 10, 2006 - Wellington to Auckland. Getting airline tickets changed and flying to Sydney ASAP.
Jul 14, 2006 - Auckland to Sydney. In Australia, what trouble can I find here
Jul 18, 2006 - Sydney to Barrington. The start of my trek up the east coast.
Jul 19, 2006 - Barrington to Crescent Head Surf Camp
Jul 20, 2006 - Crescent Head to Byron Bay
Jul 21, 2006 - Byron Bay to Brisbane
Jul 25, 2006 - Brisbane to Hervey Bay
Jul 26, 2006 - Side trip to Fraser Island
Jul 29, 2006 - Hervey Bay to Kroombit Cattle Station
Jul 30, 2006 - Kroombit to Airlie Beach
Aug 1, 2006 - Side trip to Whitsundays Islands
Aug 4, 2006 - Airlie Beach to Magnetic Island
Aug 5, 2006 - Magentic Island to Mission Beach
Aug 6, 2006 - Mission Beach to Cairns
Aug 9, 2006 - Side trip to Cape Tribulation
Aug 12, 2006 - Cairns to Hughenden
Aug 13, 2006 - Hughenden to Boulia
Aug 14, 2006 - Boulia to Alice Springs
Aug 15, 2006 - Side trip to Uluru
Aug 17, 2006 - Alice Springs to Banka Banka
Aug 18, 2006 - Banka Banka to Katherine
Aug 19, 2006 - Katherine to Darwin
Aug 20, 2006 - Side trip to Kakadu
Aug 23, 2006 - Darwin to Sydney
Sydney to Los Angeles
Los Angeles to Calgary
Calgary to Edmonton
End trip
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