Archive for June, 2020

Jun 25 2020

Bull Ring, Swampy, Nicols, Pt Pineapple, Davies, ret

Published by under Trampers,Year round

No. 80 on old hardcopy list of 113 club tramps. “Bull Ring – Whare Flat. Swampy Year Round” Click Dunedin’s Hills’ History for background information. Click Swampy ridge track for background information. Click Pineapple Track for background information. Click Pineapple and Flagstaff walk for background information.   Nicols Creek circuit Maintained by Green Hut Track […]

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Jun 25 2020

Tomahawk Lagoon and nearby tracks/areas

Published by under Beach,Hikers

Ocean Grove, also known as Tomahawk, is a suburb in the southeast of the New Zealand city of Dunedin. … The suburb was known as Tomahawk until the 1930s, the name not being a reference to the weapon, but rather possibly an anglicised form of the Māori words tomo haka, meaning “dance by a gravesite”. […]

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Jun 20 2020

Michelles Farm, North Side Taieri River, Outram

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No. 87 on old hardcopy list of 113 club tramps. “Michelle’s Farm Outram Farm” 11 km from car park.   Park under Outram Bridge. Contacts: Seek 3 permissions Proceed east side of Taieri River along gravel road to gravel pit.  Bear right uphill to power lines. Follow generally along grass farm tracks to top of hill. Landmarks: […]

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Jun 19 2020

Mary Young, Club Member 1987-2011, 24 years.

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Mary Young died on the 19th of June, 2020, aged 88 years. She joined the Taieri Recreational Group on 21/1/1987 and was on the Steering Committee helping it to became a Club on 4/3/1988. She resigned in 2011, concluding a membership of 24 years. Nine present and former Club members attending her funeral on 26/6/2020, […]

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Jun 19 2020

Woodhaugh Gardens and Leith

Published by under Hikers,Year round

19 km from car park. 10. 17/6/2020. Hikers. Woodhaugh gardens and the University area. Dawn Pool and Pam Clough.  20 people from the Hiking Group had a very pleasant 7k walk from the yacht club car park up 260 steps to the botanical gardens, where we enjoyed a beautiful view and morning tea. We then […]

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