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The first of the seals

The first of the seals by Steph Jennings
The first of the seals, a photo by Steph Jennings on Flickr.

On the Banks Peninsula tramp as we were heading down from the headland into Stoney Bay we spotted a seal swimming in the ocean, moving down onto the beach to see if we could get a closer look we encountered the first of many many seals we’d stumble across on the Canterbury coast.