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The Amazing Pukehina

Pukehina

Bay of Plenty/Coromandel

Danielle, 10

I sat in the little sandy pool, and the big icy waves crashed on top of me pulling me out.
The first dive into the freezing cold water, and the little crabs nip my dads feet. The salinity of the water overpowering the smell of my dinner. I went and look at the smoky fire on the beach, the fires were lighting up the night sky. At New Years Eve the beach comes alive with a fiery gleam. Gigantic fireworks make the night sky come alive. My family and I quietly saunter down the beach, only hearing the crackling of the fires, and the roar of the thundering waves,

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