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Blue Lake , St Bathans, Central Otago, NZ

This pretty lake is the result of sluicing and dredging for gold that turned a 120m hill into a 68m hole from the 1860's.
The blue colour is due to the mineral content of the surrounding cliffs.
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Sep 23 2012 06:47 GMT ujbanyiv
Amazing Landscape Photo. Wonderful Place...
Sep 23 2012 06:56 GMT Pasifae
Great view and series! :)
Sep 23 2012 07:57 GMT Annamaria
Another beautiful landscape, Marg!!
Sep 23 2012 08:47 GMT Foggydew
Very scenic!
Sep 23 2012 09:16 GMT Hanny50
Spectacular view and photo!!
Sep 23 2012 09:33 GMT superJoan
Blue NZ again..so wonderful
Sep 23 2012 09:54 GMT skyball
Beautiful Marg!!..i would think it has been photographed many times!!!!!!.......
Sep 23 2012 10:26 GMT wijnie58
Marvelous view and landscape Margaret...:-))
Sep 23 2012 12:46 GMT Myshots
Beautiful....
Sep 23 2012 12:51 GMT bandsix
It's a beautiful lake, Margaret....well done to the gold prospecters!
Sep 23 2012 14:03 GMT megmet PRO
Lovely scene...... it could be here in the winter months when all the hills are green!
Sep 23 2012 16:41 GMT elsje323
beautiful view and landscape
Sep 23 2012 17:17 GMT senna3
Fantastic view!
Sep 23 2012 17:24 GMT pauli3522
amazing placeeeeeeeeeee
Sep 23 2012 18:20 GMT hallo
Very nice landscape and lake!
Sep 23 2012 20:17 GMT Papagena
Again a beauty of your country Margaret !! I hope there was later no problem due to poisons like mercury....
Sep 23 2012 21:20 GMT MargNZ
Thank you Ruth ... people swim in the lake so I presume there was no contamination :)
Sep 23 2012 21:21 GMT MargNZ
Thank you all very much for the nice comments :)
Sep 24 2012 09:43 GMT Squirrel PRO
WONDERFUL LAKE,LANDSCAPE AND INTERESTING EXPLICATIONS:::::::::::::::::::::::::::::
Sep 24 2012 14:14 GMT pieter40
FANTASTIC what a landscape,its soo beautiful.Fav.!!!!!!
Sep 24 2012 21:31 GMT glacierman
gorgeous!
Sep 24 2012 22:27 GMT SIGMUND
stunning pic!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Sep 24 2012 23:11 GMT beady
wow, very nice
Sep 25 2012 06:56 GMT MargNZ
Thank you Susana :))
Sep 25 2012 07:08 GMT sini
Fantastic view!:)

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