Archive for September, 2018

Sep 26 2018

Taioma, Parera, Viaduct

No. 96 on old hardcopy list of 113 club tramps. “Parera Taioma (Transrail & Wenita Year Round” Wenita permit. Require 6 weeks notice, but less from us. Taieri Gorge Railway. Phone 477 4449 for details. 14. 26/9/2018. Trampers. Taioma, Parera, Viaduct. Leader: Keith. Eight trampers left the car park and drove to the carpark near the […]

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Sep 19 2018

Port Chalmers and environs

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Click Dunedin’s Hills’ History for background Information. 30 km from car park. 21. 19/9/2018. Port Chalmers walkabout. E. Judy. On Wednesday 19 enthusiastic hikers gathered at the Careys Bay Hotel Establishment on a beautiful spring day.   We walked up to the lookout with stunning views of the harbour and had morning play-lunch at the Ralph Hotere Garden. […]

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Sep 12 2018

Government Track and beyond

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32 km from carpark. 2.5+ hours from road to pole-line and Styx Road. No. 22 on old hardcopy list of 113 club tramps. “Government Track Waipori Rd. Year Round.” Link:  DCC: Mountain biking on Government Track Link: DCC: Government Track map. [DCC brochure extract: Government Track. 4 hr 30 min, 17 km (return). The track entrance […]

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Sep 05 2018

Brighton Walks

Published by under Beach,Both Hikers & Trampers

15 km from car-park. 6. 5/9/2018. Both. Brighton Area & George’s 90th Birthday. Leaders; Alex, Liz and Arthur. Back to the 9am summer starting time today. All club members traveled to Brighton this morning and parked at the Bowling Club. Although a combined day, the leaders Liz and Alex asked me to take the Trampers on […]

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