Auckland Heritage festival - TAKAPUNA FOSSIL FOREST

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Takapuna Reef carpark

end of The Promenade

Takapuna

Auckland

New Zealand

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Geologist and author Bruce Hayward will lead this 2 km guided walk along part of the rocky Takapuna to Milford coastal walkway. This is the best example in New Zealand of a fossil forest killed and preserved by a passing lava flow. The flow was eruopted from Lake Pupuke Volcano about 190,000 years ago.

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Takapuna Reef carpark

end of The Promenade

Takapuna

Auckland

New Zealand

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