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Moeraki Boulders 2 - Moeraki, Canterbury, New Zealand. It's a mystery how these boulders became so perfectly round!

Moeraki Boulders 2 - Moeraki, Canterbury, New Zealand. It's a mystery how these boulders became so perfectly round!

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Moeraki Boulders - Dunedin, New Zealand Been there, done that.

Moeraki Boulders - Dunedin, New Zealand Been there, done that.

If you go down to Koekohe beach in New Zealand you can be sure of a big surprise. In front of you, scattered like enormous marbles from some long abandoned game between giants, are hundreds of giant spherical rocks. Or are they the egg shells of sea-born dragons? The Moeraki boulders present us with a mystery – what are they and how on earth did they get there?

If you go down to Koekohe beach in New Zealand you can be sure of a big surprise. In front of you, scattered like enormous marbles from some long abandoned game between giants, are hundreds of giant spherical rocks. Or are they the egg shells of sea-born dragons? The Moeraki boulders present us with a mystery – what are they and how on earth did they get there?

These balls in the mist are Moeraki Boulders at the Koekohe Beach on the Otago coast of New Zealand. They are truly strange: gigantic (up to three meters), some almost perfectly spherical in shape, with a crystal-filled hollow interior... resembling a discarded shell, a gigantic pod waiting to hatch, or a husk that's already hatched.

These balls in the mist are Moeraki Boulders at the Koekohe Beach on the Otago coast of New Zealand. They are truly strange: gigantic (up to three meters), some almost perfectly spherical in shape, with a crystal-filled hollow interior... resembling a discarded shell, a gigantic pod waiting to hatch, or a husk that's already hatched.

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The Moeraki Boulders are unusually large and spherical boulders lying along a stretch of Koekohe Beach in New Zealand

The Moeraki Boulders are unusually large and spherical boulders lying along a stretch of Koekohe Beach in New Zealand

Moeraki Boulders at sunset. New Zealand

Moeraki Boulders at sunset. New Zealand

Moeraki Boulders, South Island, New Zealand

Moeraki Boulders, South Island, New Zealand

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Moeraki is a huge spherical stones, found strewn along the beach Koekohe near Moeraki, a small village on the coast of Otago in New Zealand.

Moeraki is a huge spherical stones, found strewn along the beach Koekohe near Moeraki, a small village on the coast of Otago in New Zealand.

The Milky way & Moeraki Boulders, New Zeland

The Milky way & Moeraki Boulders, New Zeland

The Milky Way & Moeraki Boulders. New Zealand.                                                           ✔️ Was bizarrely great

The Milky Way & Moeraki Boulders. New Zealand. ✔️ Was bizarrely great

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Map of the area Alexandra is under the black Central Otago box

Map of the area Alexandra is under the black Central Otago box

These spheres were forming for thousands of years and it is amazing how their shapes are almost perfect like they were made by humans not by the nature. Some of them are pretty big and are about 3 meters in diameter. Those boulders can be found on a Koekohe Beach in New Zealand.

These spheres were forming for thousands of years and it is amazing how their shapes are almost perfect like they were made by humans not by the nature. Some of them are pretty big and are about 3 meters in diameter. Those boulders can be found on a Koekohe Beach in New Zealand.

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