Whaling Town Walk - Walk 16

Where: Russell Bowling Club, 5 Church Street, Russell, Russell, Bay of Islands

Restrictions: All Ages

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A walk and talk lead by Lindsay Alexander around town. Lindsay will captivate you and take you back in time – you can see the ships in the bay, hear the shouts of the men and almost smell the bustling streets. Included is a stop at Christ Church to learn about some of the characters buried there and a visit to Russell’s museum which houses a refurbished whaling boat. Lindsay has been researching the Bay of Islands’ whaling history for six years and has published books on the subject.

Duration – 1 hour / Distance 2km.
Grade: Easy.
Category: Family Friendly. Max. Walkers: 20.

All walks depart from the Russell Bowling Club in Russell. There are many walks to book on - so look at all the walks you can do over the 3 days. The walks are all guided and the guides are knowledgeable and passionate about the region.

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