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The Pamphlet Collection of Sir Robert Stout: Volume 45

Henely Station

page 29

Henely Station,

on the Taieri, where boats are on hire to carry visitors from the Taieri to the river's mouth. The pull along the stream is a most enjoyable one, and the scenery on either side is very striking and pretty. Thickly-wooded gorges and swelling terraces clothed with bright foliage are passed, and a place of interest known as "The Maori's Leap" can be inspected on the way down. This is the scene of a romantic Maori love legend, which has been woven into verse by a local poet.

One of the most romantic places around Dunedin is