Waitakere falls

The Waitakere Ranges are an uplifted area of sea floor and under-sea volcanoes. Amongst the sedimentary rocks and clays are charactistic bands of volcanic rock, often with waterfalls like this one below the Waitakere dam.

(Photograph: Maurice Colgan)

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