Photographs of Great Barrier Island, New Zealand. These images show the impressive scenery of the island and still awaiting is the experience of being here. There are a variety of scenic experiences on offer from the harbours of Port Abercrombie, Port FitzRoy, Whangaparapara, and Tryphena, the white sandy beaches of Harataonga, Whangapoua, Awana, Kaitoke, Okupu and Medlands to the bush covered hills and peaks. Walking tracks offer the opportunity to explore natural hot springs, climb through Windy Canyon to the highest point, Hirakimata (Mt Hobson), visit a restored Kauri Dam on the Kaiaraara Stream and to enjoy the regenerating forest and bush. Photographer: K.Stowell.