Trip Start Sep 09, 2007
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THe Banks Peninsula was originally named Banks Island,discovered by Captain James Cook Nd named for Banks,his botanist. Later it was found not to be an island.
Great for a day or two...good food,scenic,rugged lava flows...the whole ball of was is the debris from the eruption of an emorous volcano.
If you go,take the harbor cruise and see the only pods of Hector's dolphins.