Wild Strait images

We are grateful to those organisations and individuals who have made authentic photographs of the Cook Strait and Wellington available to be used by Wild Strait. Below are the details of copyright owners for each image we use.

A special thank you to the National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research (NIWA) and Wild Winds (Wellington’s windsurfing, SUP and snowboarding store) for the use of their excellent photographs for this website and in our collateral. Also to Phillip Capper, Bill Harrison and Adam & Tess who made their fantastic pictures of the Cook Strait available for commercial use under Creative Commons licensing.

 

Southerly Front from Baring Head. Photo taken by Katja Riedel and used with permission from NIWA.

Arahura Interislander Ferry. Photo taken by Dave Allen and used with permission from NIWA.

Towering Cumulus and Shelf Cloud Thunderstorm. Photo taken by Dave Allen and used with permission from NIWA.

Towering Cumulus and Shelf Cloud Thunderstorm. Photograph taken by Dave Allen and used with permission from NIWA.

Windsurfer off Wellington’s South Coast. Photo taken by Dave McPhee and used with permission from Wild Winds.

Windsurfer in Lyall Bay by Wellington Airport. Photo taken by Dave McPhee and used with permission from Wild Winds.

Bluebridge Cook Strait Ferry leaving Wellington Harbour in storm. Photo taken by Dave McPhee and used with permission from Wild Winds.

Windsurfer gets close to Lyall Bay breakwater. Photo taken by Dave McPhee and used with permission from Wild Winds.

Windsurgers in Lyall Bay by Wellington Airport. Photo taken by Dave McPhee and used with permission from Wild Winds.

Rough waves at Wellington’s South Coast. Photo taken by Dave McPhee and used with permission from Wild Winds.

Wellington’s South Coast. _D207989 by Adam & Tess, used under CC BY-SA 2.0.

South Island Kaikoura Ranges taken across the Cook Strait. 100% Pure New Zealand by Bill Harrison, used under CC BY 2.0.