KAUAI

18 11 2010

Last nights on Kauai we partied with team Canada and Matt played his first game of Gridiron, apparently whitey tells us never to call it this to North Americans??! So it was a dusty transit off to Mauai after a solid session on the Mai Tais.

Whitey & Fountain

Seppo Football??

Two days left on this amazing island. Not sure how Maui will compare, have met some great people, and surfed some fun waves. Tonight we have been invited to join the locals at Haena beach for a Hawaiin version of a Hangi to celebrate thanksgiving, we have been told that they have two wild bores on ice!

Hmmmmmmmm

Secret Beach


Wheres Gidbum???

Shaaarrrk.

Puckas, I couldn't resist mate!

Walking the dog Kauai Style.

Cranny ..... is this a Kiwi Beer?!

Camping on Kauai’s Hanalei Bay, home town of the Iron’s Brothers, at $3 a night, hard to beat. Good people, locals bon-firing it up on the beach at night and waking up to 4ft rights handers.

Hanalei Bay Sunset

Sunsets at Hanalei

Surfer Girl

Hanalei Bay Pier

$3 a night at Hanalei bay!

A Great Part of the planet, crazy lava mountains dropping almost on top of the sand in some areas. Arrived late expecting a tough night in an economy hire car, got talking to the hire car crew and think they felt sorry for us with so much gear so scored us a free upgrade to this crazy ford Flex Seppo guzzler with more room than a bus! Yeah Boy!

First night camping and were welcomed into a crazy local hippie party…..interesting friendly bead weaving heads indeed, but gathered some good info on the island that saw us head west.

Spent last night camped up on the Waimea Canyon at about 4000ft, first good test of the gear and we managed to stay dry, both guessing that’s probably why we were the only 2 humans in the entire state park overnight! Plenty of wild roosters and chickens to keep us company.

So its more surfing and hammock time as we camp between 3 sites on the North Shore and try to find a place to leave our gear so we can hike the Kalalau trail to the Napali coast. Until next update, take it easy, were going surfing.

Scenic Kauai

Local's AI Memorial Sign

Hanea Beach

Camp Falling Avocado

Camp Fire Waimea Canyon

Scotty's

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19 02 2015
dry ice

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24 11 2010
Thapup

Ay fatdog check out squiz on.

http://www.jimbeamthebreak.com.au/profiles/nicholas-squiers

Shredding his head off just like you at Pupukea.. Any surf snaps of Parko dominatng..?

25 11 2010
Matt & Carls

Hey Mate,

will check it out now, have been camping up a storm in Kauai so have been offline until now, its a mental island, been getting waves all over North Shore, its only been 3 – 4 ft which has been good some great spots that you guys would love surfing, a couple of nice tucked away beachies also. The camping is very user friendly also. Have to catch you up for a Skype when you are back in reality, hope the setup is going well for you guys up North.

Matt.

21 11 2010
Jeff

How do I call you? We have some news…

21 11 2010
Matt & Carls

Woo hoo!!! I’m sure I can figure it out – hehe!!! Stoked guys!!! I don’t have any credit but try and call my phone – it might work. If not email me and ill get some credit so we can have a chat! xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx

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