Abel Tasman


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Noun1.Abel Tasman - Dutch navigator who was the first European to discover Tasmania and New Zealand (1603-1659)Abel Tasman - Dutch navigator who was the first European to discover Tasmania and New Zealand (1603-1659)
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The five-year-old was in flying form last autumn and signed off by comfortably beating a good yardstick in Abel Tasman at Kempton in October.
1643 Dutch mariner Abel Tasman discovers Fiji Islands in the Pacific.
The offer also includes 12 days' car hire, Seals and Beach Walk Cruise and Walk Abel Tasman Tour, and return flights from Manchester with Emirates.
The offer also includes 12 days car hire, Seals and Beach Walk Cruise and Walk Abel Tasman Tour, and return flights from Manchester with Emirates.
Baffert had four winners on what is generally regarded as the best card on the US calendar outside the Breeders' Cup and Smith, 51, rode all of them, including a pair of Grade 1s on Abel Tasman and Mor Spirit - while he also partnered dual champion filly Songbird to a triumphant return in the Grade 1 Ogden Phipps.
This year, Australia and the Netherlands celebrate 400 years of contact, a tradition that began with explorers such as Dirk Hartog and Abel Tasman.
Trampers probably best know of French explorer Dumont d'Urville (1790-1842) through the names he left behind on Nelson's Abel Tasman coastline.
Here in New Zealand we recently witnessed the successful crowdfunding campaign to purchase an Abel Tasman beach, where social media was the messenger--spreading the 'save our beach' plea through various channels, reaching most New Zealanders and others globally as well.
WDutch explorer Abel Tasman, the first European to land here, originally named the island in honour of Anthony van Diemen, Governor General of the Dutch East Indies.
The adventure concludes with an unforgettable run along the world-famous Abel Tasman Coastal Track, the ultimate bush and beach-running experience New Zealand has to offer.
Edenhouse, Abel Tasman National Park Edenhouse is an award-winning property which frequently appears on lists entitled aThe Worldas Besta[bar]a or aEarthas Most impressivea[bar]a.
According to the research, New Zealand was placed on the map by Abel Tasman in 1642, but he has never landed on the island.